There are 10 ways to get from Santiago de Compostela to Albufeira by train, bus, taxi, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, bus  •  11 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Santiago de Compostela to Vigo Urzaiz Ir
  2. Take the bus from Vigo to Porto - Boavista
  3. Take the train from Porto(Campanha) to Tunes

$70 - $139

Cheapest option

Fly Santiago de Compostela to Sevilla, bus  •  6 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Santiago de Compostela (SCQ) to Sevilla (SVQ) SCQ - SVQ
  2. Take the bus from Sevilla to Albufeira

$51 - $201

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Taxi, train  •  11 h 25 min

  1. Take the taxi from Santiago de Compostela to Porto Airport
  2. Take the train from Porto(Campanha) to Tunes Intercity

$333 - $386

Taxi, bus  •  12 h 3 min

  1. Take the taxi from Santiago de Compostela to Porto Airport
  2. Take the taxi from Porto Airport to Fátima
  3. Take the bus from Fátima to Lisboa 50
  4. Take the bus from Lisboa to Albufeira 91 / ...

$571 - $581

Bus  •  15 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Santiago de Compostela to Albufeira

$65 - $90

Drive  •  7 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Santiago de Compostela to Albufeira 475.2 miles

$100 - $160

Fly Santiago de Compostela to Faro  •  7 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Santiago de Compostela (SCQ) to Faro (FAO) SCQ - FAO

$91 - $416

Train to A Coruna, fly to Faro  •  8 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Santiago de Compostela to A Coruna
  2. Fly from A Coruna (LCG) to Faro (FAO) LCG - FAO

$79 - $832

Train, bus to Porto, fly to Faro  •  7 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Santiago de Compostela to Vigo Urzaiz
  2. Take the bus from Vigo to Porto Airport
  3. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Faro (FAO) OPO - FAO

$52 - $195

Train to Vigo, fly to Faro  •  8 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Santiago de Compostela to Vigo Urzaiz
  2. Fly from Vigo (VGO) to Faro (FAO) VGO - FAO

$87 - $194

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Santiago de Compostela to Albufeira is to bus which costs 55€ - 80€ and takes 15 h 7 min.

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The quickest way to get from Santiago de Compostela to Albufeira is to fly and bus which costs 40€ - 180€ and takes 6 h 51 min.

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The distance between Santiago de Compostela and Albufeira is 645 km. The road distance is 760.3 km.

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It takes approximately 11 h 1 min to get from Santiago de Compostela to Albufeira, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Santiago de Compostela and arriving at Albufeira. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 15 h 7 min.

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What companies run services between Santiago de Compostela, Spain and Albufeira, Portugal?

InterNorte operates a bus from Santiago de Compostela to Albufeira once daily. Tickets cost $65 - $90 and the journey takes 15 h 7 min. Alternatively, Iberia, easyJet and two other airlines fly from Santiago de Compostela to Albufeira 3 times a day.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Sevilla via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Faro via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $400
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Faro via Bilbao, Madrid
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$90 - $430
Flights from A Coruna to Faro via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Vigo to Faro via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Vigo to Faro via Barcelona, Madrid
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $440
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from A Coruna to Faro via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Flights from Porto to Faro via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $270
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Sevilla
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Flights from Porto to Faro
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $140
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Faro via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Faro via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Train operators
Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Santiago de Compostela to Vigo Urzaiz
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $22
Website
renfe.com
Train from Santiago de Compostela to A Coruna
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Website
renfe.com
Portuguese Railways (CP)
Phone
+351 707 210 220
Website
cp.pt
Train from Porto(Campanha) to Tunes
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $90
Website
cp.pt
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$40 - $60
1st Class
$55 - $90
Bus operators
Autna
Phone
+34 (0) 986 288 030
Email
autna@autna.com
Website
autna.com
Bus from Vigo to Porto - Boavista
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Schedules at
autna.com
Bus from Vigo to Porto Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Schedules at
autna.com
Rede Expressos
Phone
707 22 33 44
Email
cliente@rne.pt
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Fátima to Lisboa
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Lisboa to Albufeira
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $25
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
InterNorte
Phone
707 200 512
Website
internorte.pt
Bus from Santiago de Compostela to Albufeira
Ave. Duration
15 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Schedules at
internorte.pt
Other operators
VMTransfers
Phone
(+351) 220971653
Email
info@vmtransfers.com
Website
vmtransfers.com
Taxi from Santiago de Compostela to Porto Airport
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$291
Schedules at
vmtransfers.com
Taxi from Porto Airport to Fátima
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$250
Schedules at
vmtransfers.com

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