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There are 9 ways to get from Rome to Alvor by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly Rome to Lisbon, bus  •  10h 30m

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Lisbon (LIS) FCO - LIS
  2. Take the bus from Lisboa Oriente to Alvor

71€ - 409€

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Fly Rome Ciampino to Faro, train  •  11h 49m

  1. Fly from Rome Ciampino (CIA) to Faro (FAO) CIA - FAO
  2. Take the train from Faro to Portimao

50€ - 210€

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Fly Rome Ciampino to Lisbon, bus  •  10h 46m

  1. Fly from Rome Ciampino (CIA) to Lisbon (LIS) CIA - LIS
  2. Take the bus from Lisboa Oriente to Alvor

56€ - 299€

Fly Rome to Faro, train  •  11h 38m

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Faro (FAO) FCO - FAO
  2. Take the train from Faro to Portimao

74€ - 310€

Fly Rome to Sevilla, bus  •  11h 31m

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Sevilla (SVQ) FCO - SVQ
  2. Take the bus from Prado Seville to Albufeira

69€ - 701€

Bus via Marseille  •  40h 4m

  1. Take the bus from Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station to Marseille, Marseille St. Charles
  2. Take the bus from Marseille to Lisboa Sete Rios 251
  3. Take the bus from Lisboa Sete Rios to Alvor

136€ - 176€

Bus  •  2 days 10h

  1. Take the bus from Roma - Autostazione Tiburtina to Padova - Autostazione Via Della Pace Stallo 12
  2. Take the bus from Padova to Huelva
  3. Take the bus from Huelva to Lagoa

115€ - 154€

Train, bus  •  2 days 21h

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Ventimiglia Ic
  2. Take the train from Ventimiglia to Cagnes Sur Mer Ter
  3. Take the bus from Niza to Portimao

248€ - 358€

Drive  •  24h 59m

  1. Drive from Rome to Alvor 2617.1 km

340€ - 550€

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The cheapest way to get from Rome to Alvor is to fly and bus which costs 55€ - 300€ and takes 10h 46m.

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The quickest way to get from Rome to Alvor is to fly and bus which costs 70€ - 410€ and takes 10h 30m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rome station to Alvor. However, there are services departing from Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station and arriving at Alvor via Marseille, Av. Madame Curie and Lisboa Sete Rios. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 40h 4m.

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The distance between Rome and Alvor is 1880 km. The road distance is 2617.1 km.

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The best way to get from Rome to Alvor without a car is to bus via Marseille which takes 40h 4m and costs 130€ - 180€.

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It takes approximately 10h 30m to get from Rome to Alvor, including transfers.

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Rome to Alvor bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station.

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The quickest flight from Rome Airport to Lisbon Airport is the direct flight which takes 3h 5m.

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Rome to Alvor bus services, operated by RenEX, arrive at Alvor station.

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Alvor is 1h behind Rome. It is currently 8:00 AM in Rome and 7:00 AM in Alvor.

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  • Distance: 1880.1 km
  • Duration: 10h 30m

What companies run services between Rome, Italy and Alvor, Portugal?

You can take a bus from Rome to Alvor via Marseille, Marseille St. Charles, Marseille, Lisboa Sete Rios, Av. Madame Curie, Estação De Sete Rios, and Lisboa Sete Rios in around 40h 4m.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Rome to Lisbon via Marseille
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 150€
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
25€ - 130€
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Lisbon via Valencia
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
25€ - 130€
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Lisbon via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
25€ - 130€
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Lisbon via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
25€ - 130€
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Lisbon via Beauvais
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
25€ - 130€
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Lisbon via Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
25€ - 130€
Flights from Rome to Sevilla
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 270€
Flights from Rome to Sevilla via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
45€ - 270€
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Faro via Manchester
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
60€ - 250€
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Faro via Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
55€ - 230€
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Faro via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
7h 47m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
55€ - 240€
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Faro via Dublin
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 260€
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Faro via Charleroi
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 230€
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Faro via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
10h 50m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
60€ - 250€
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Rome to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 300€
Flights from Rome to Faro via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
6h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 260€
Flights from Rome to Sevilla via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 280€
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Faro via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
4h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 190€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Rome to Lisbon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
85€ - 260€
Flights from Rome to Faro via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
95€ - 400€
Flights from Rome to Faro via Mahon, Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
100€ - 410€
Flights from Rome to Sevilla
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
95€ - 390€
Flights from Rome to Sevilla via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
95€ - 400€
Flights from Rome to Sevilla via Mahon
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
95€ - 390€
Flights from Rome to Sevilla via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Monday
Estimated price
120€ - 550€
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Rome to Lisbon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 260€
Flights from Rome to Faro via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6h 7m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
75€ - 400€
Flights from Rome to Sevilla via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 410€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Rome to Faro via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
170€ - 700€
Flights from Rome to Faro via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
170€ - 750€
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Faro via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
4h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 190€
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Rome to Lisbon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 250€
Flights from Rome to Sevilla via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 420€
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Rome to Faro via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
120€ - 650€
Flights from Rome to Faro via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
120€ - 650€
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Rome to Faro via Birmingham
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
110€ - 470€
Flights from Rome to Faro via Manchester
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
110€ - 500€
Flights from Rome to Faro via Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
110€ - 550€
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Rome to Faro via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
9h 25m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
210€ - 550€
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Faro via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
4h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 190€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Rome to Lisbon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 550€
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Rome to Lisbon via Brussels
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
65€ - 340€
Flights from Rome to Faro via Brussels
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
110€ - 490€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Rome to Faro via Bristol
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
85€ - 390€
Flights from Rome to Faro via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 380€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Rome to Faro via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
140€ - 430€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Rome to Lisbon via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
200€ - 600€
Air Malta
Website
airmalta.com
Flights from Rome to Lisbon via Malta
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
85€ - 240€
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Rome to Faro via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
120€ - 550€
Train operators
Comboios De Portugal

Comboios de Portugal (CP) is the national railway network of Portugal that spans over 2700km, with trains split into three main types: regional, urban and intercity trains; international and domestic high-speed trains; and international night trains. Portugal's main stations are Santa Apolónia in Lisbon and Campanha in Porto – these connect to trains in Portugal's cities and international destinations. The Alfa Pendular, the fastest train in Portugal, is a popular travel choice, as it can run at a speed of up to 250 km/h. You can book train tickets up to 60 days in advance.

Contact Details
Phone
+351 707 210 220
Website
cp.pt
Train from Faro to Portimao
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
4€ - 7€
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
4€ - 7€
Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Ventimiglia
Ave. Duration
7h 33m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
35€ - 55€
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Ventimiglia to Cagnes Sur Mer
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
7€ - 20€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
7€ - 11€
Rail 1st Class
14€ - 20€
Bus operators
RenEX
Phone
+351 707 223 344
Email
cliente@rne.pt
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Lisboa Oriente to Alvor
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
22€
Website
RenEX
Bus from Lisboa Sete Rios to Alvor
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
22€
Website
RenEX
Rede Expressos

Rede Nacional de Expressos is a cheap and convenient way to get around the country. In business since 1995, Portugal’s biggest bus operator services villages and cities across the country. Tickets can be purchased up to 30 days before the date of travel, with discounted fares available via their free RFLEX Card. Most coaches have WiFi and power sockets.

Contact Details
Phone
707 22 33 44
Email
cliente@rne.pt
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Prado Seville to Albufeira
Ave. Duration
2h 34m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
13€ - 40€
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
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rede-expressos.pt
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station to Marseille, Marseille St. Charles
Ave. Duration
12h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
40€ - 55€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR

Eurolines is a network of coach companies that operate throughout Europe plus Morocco. It’s an affordable way to travel around the continent, with tickets starting at €5. All coaches have Wi-Fi, plug sockets and USBs, reclining chairs and toilets, and a standard ticket includes up to two medium suitcases plus carry-on luggage. Within France, Eurolines serves 69 destinations; including Paris, Lyon, Versailles, Nice and Bordeaux.

Contact Details
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Marseille to Lisboa Sete Rios
Ave. Duration
21h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
70€ - 100€
Website
Eurolines FR
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
global.flixbus.com
Bus from Roma - Autostazione Tiburtina to Padova - Autostazione Via Della Pace Stallo 12
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
20€ - 27€
Website
Baltour
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Rome, Largo Mazzoni to Padua, Autostaz. VIALE della Pace
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
14€ - 20€
Website
RegioJet
Atlassib
Phone
(004) 0269 229.224
Email
informatii@atlassib.es
Website
atlassib.es
Bus from Padova to Huelva
Ave. Duration
44h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
83€
Schedules at
atlassib.es
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. There are three types of tickets on offer (Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass), along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Niza to Portimao
Ave. Duration
2 days 9h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
200€ - 280€
Website
alsa.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Rome to Alvor is 2617 km. It takes approximately 24h 59m to drive from Rome to Alvor.

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Ryanair, Swiss, Air Malta and five other airlines offer flights from Rome Airport to Lisbon Airport.

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There are 4313+ hotels available in Alvor. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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The best way to get from Rome to Rome Airport is to train which takes 32 min and costs 7€ - 35€.

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