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Recommended option

Bus  •  3 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Tavira to Lagos 83

$13 - $42

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  4 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Porta Nova to Faro(P) Regional
  2. Take the bus from Faro to Lagos Ouibus

$10 - $37

4 alternative options

Train  •  5 h

  1. Take the train from Porta Nova to Faro(P) Regional
  2. Take the train from Faro(P) to Lagos Regional

$11 - $23

Taxi  •  1 h 22 min

  1. Take a taxi from Tavira to Salema 79.9 miles

$140 - $170

Drive  •  1 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Tavira to Salema 79.9 miles

$18 - $27

Uber  •  1 h 22 min

  1. Take an Uber from Tavira to Salema 79.9 miles

$120 - $170

What companies run services between Tavira, Portugal and Salema, Portugal?

EVA Transportes operates a bus from Tavira to Salema twice daily. Tickets cost $12 - $16 and the journey takes 2 h 10 min. ALSA also services this route once daily. Alternatively, you can take a train from Tavira to Salema via Faro(P), Lagos, and Lagos in around 5 h.

Train operators
Portuguese Railways (CP)
Phone
+351 707 210 220
Website
cp.pt
Train from Porta Nova to Faro(P)
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
cp.pt
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$3 - $5
1st Class
$3 - $5
Train from Faro(P) to Lagos
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $13
Website
cp.pt
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$5 - $8
1st Class
$8 - $13
Bus operators
EVA Transportes
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Faro to Lagos
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
Ouibus
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Faro to Lagos
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$21 - $27
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
Other operators
Uber Algarve
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Tavira to Salema
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$120 - $170
Signup at
uber.com
uberX
$120 - $170
uberXL
$180 - $240
Taxi from Tavira to Salema
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Estimated price
$140 - $170
Taxi Solutions
Phone
+34 682 36 60 70
Website
taxisolucions.com
Algarserra Transfers
Phone
+351 289 804 017
Website
algarserra.com
Faro Taxi
Phone
+351 960 204 709
Website
farotaxi.com
Taxi Pinheiro
Phone
+351 915 559 293
Website
taxipinheiro.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Tavira and Salema is 105 km. The road distance is 128 km.

The cheapest way to get from Tavira to Salema is to train which costs 9€ - 20€ and takes 5 h.

The quickest way to get from Tavira to Salema is to taxi which takes 1 h 22 min and costs 120€ - 150€.

No, there is no direct bus from Tavira to Salema. However, there are services departing from Tavira and arriving at Salema via Lagos. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 38 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 38 min to get from Tavira to Salema, including transfers.