There are 7 ways to get from Tarifa to Portugal by car ferry, plane, bus, train or car

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

Car ferry to Tangier, fly  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Tarifa to Tangier
  2. Fly from Tangier (TNG) to Lisbon (LIS) TNG - LIS

$138 - $428

Cheapest option

Bus via Faro  •  11 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Tarifa to Seville 309
  2. Take the bus from Sevilla to Faro 83
  3. Take the bus from Faro Bus Station to Lisboa 93

$46 - $115

5 alternative options

Bus to Malaga, fly  •  6 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Tarifa to Fuengirola
  2. Fly from Malaga (AGP) to Lisbon (LIS) AGP - LIS

$73 - $274

Bus, train to Sevilla, fly  •  7 h

  1. Take the bus from Tarifa to San Fernando
  2. Take the train from Bahia-Sur to Sevilla Santa Justa
  3. Fly from Sevilla (SVQ) to Lisbon (LIS) SVQ - LIS

$90 - $350

Bus, train  •  10 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Tarifa to Seville 309
  2. Take the bus from Sevilla to Faro 83
  3. Take the train from Faro(P) to Entrecampos

$47 - $115

Bus InterNorte  •  15 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Algeciras to Lisboa Oriente

$51 - $107

Drive  •  6 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Tarifa to Lisbon 416.7 miles

$95 - $140

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Tarifa to Portugal is to bus and train which costs 40€ - 100€ and takes 10 h 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from Tarifa to Portugal is to car ferry and fly which takes 5 h 11 min and costs 110€ - 370€.

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The distance between Tarifa and Portugal is 490 km. The road distance is 667 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 11 min to get from Tarifa to Portugal, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Tarifa to Portugal. However, there are services departing from Tarifa and arriving at Elevador Da Glória via Sevilla, Faro Bus Station and Sete Rios. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 1 min.

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What companies run services between Tarifa, Andalusia, Spain and Portugal?

You can take a bus from Tarifa to Lisbon via Seville, Sevilla, Faro, Faro Bus Station, Lisboa, and Sete Rios in around 11 h 1 min.

Airlines
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Tangier to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $400
Flights from Malaga to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $350
Flights from Sevilla to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $430
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Tangier to Lisbon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Malaga to Lisbon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $470
Royal Air Maroc
Website
royalairmaroc.com
Flights from Malaga to Lisbon via Casablanca
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,700
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Malaga to Lisbon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $420
Train operators
Spanish Railways (RENFE)

Based in Madrid, Renfe is a state-owned train operator, that connects cities across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, Switzerland, and the Netherlands. Renfe’s extensive network means most destinations offer multiple trains a day, with the most popular routes normally offering a train each hour. Locally known as AVE, the high-speed trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. Comfort is key in a Renfe train, with seats with footrests in all three classes of travel: Standard, Club and First. Each seat has an individual light, a pull-down table and an electrical outlet for in Club and First classes. There is free WiFi for first class passengers and for those with a + Renfe card.

Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Bahia-Sur to Sevilla Santa Justa
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $28
Website
renfe.com
Portuguese Railways (CP)

Comboios de Portugal (CP) is the national railway network of Portugal, and spans over 2700km, with trains being split into four main types: regional 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 train stations connect to trains in Portugal's main 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.

Contact Details
Phone
+351 707 210 220
Website
cp.pt
Train from Faro(P) to Entrecampos
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $45
Website
cp.pt
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$21 - $30
1st Class
$28 - $45
Bus operators
Transportes Comes
Phone
956 291 168
Email
comercial@tgcomes.es
Website
tgcomes.es
Bus from Tarifa to Fuengirola
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Schedules at
tgcomes.es
Bus from Tarifa to San Fernando
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Schedules at
tgcomes.es
Bus from Tarifa to Seville
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Schedules at
tgcomes.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 so you’re never bored on your journey. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. Flexibility is another highlight of an ALSA journey, with 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 Tarifa to Seville
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Seville to Faro
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Algeciras to Lisboa Oriente
Ave. Duration
4 days 7 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
alsa.com
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Sevilla to Faro
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Ouibus
Rede Expressos
Phone
707 22 33 44
Email
cliente@rne.pt
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Faro Bus Station to Lisboa
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $45
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
InterNorte
Phone
707 200 512
Website
internorte.pt
Bus from Algeciras to Lisboa Oriente
Ave. Duration
12 h 21 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Schedules at
internorte.pt
Ferry operators
FRS Ferries
Website
frs.es
Car ferry from Tarifa to Tangier
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $130
Schedules at
frs.es
Passenger
$42 - $47
Standard Car
$115 - $125
Inter Shipping
Phone
+34 956 68 47 29
Email
info@intershipping.es
Website
intershipping.es
Car ferry from Tarifa to Tangier
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$44
Schedules at
intershipping.es

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