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Train Information to Albufeira from Cardiff

distanceDistance1022 miles (1649 km)
changesDirect trainYes

Trains from Cardiff to Albufeira cover the 1022 miles (1649 km) long journey with our travel partners like. There are direct train services available.

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FAQs
Are there any COVID-19 restrictions for international travel by train between Cardiff and Albufeira?

Travel by train between Cardiff, United Kingdom and Albufeira, Portugal is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Albufeira from Cardiff restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Portugal from Cardiff?

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Portugal: Azores, Madeira
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)

What are the safety rules to follow in Albufeira, Portugal?

The government of Portugal has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance required: 2 metre (s) (7 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

The above information was last checked on 01/12/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Cardiff and Albufeira closer to your date of departure here.

Are there travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, in place when returning to Cardiff, United Kingdom from Albufeira, Portugal?

The restriction level for your return train to Cardiff, United Kingdom from Albufeira is: Partially open.

Is my return train into Cardiff from Albufeira restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Portugal

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in United Kingdom from Albufeira?

Conditions of reentry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival for unvaccinated travellers
  • Prebook and pay for day 2 and day 8 COVID-19 PCR tests for unvaccinated travellers
  • 10-day mandatory monitored quarantine for arrivals without a COVID-19 Vaccination Certificate
  • Prebook and pay for a COVID-19 test, to be taken on the end of day 2 for vaccinated travellers
  • 2-day mandatory monitored quarantine for arrivals with a COVID-19 Vaccination Certificate
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Cardiff, United Kingdom?

The government of United Kingdom has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distancing required: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask required: Regional advice

Last checked on 30/11/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Cardiff from Albufeira closer to your date of departure here.

What is the distance to Albufeira from Cardiff via train?
The train distance from Cardiff to Albufeira is around 1022 miles (1649 km).

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Cardiff
Albufeira
The major railway station for departures from Cardiff is Cardiff Central. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Cardiff Central for your trip between Cardiff and Albufeira.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
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TaxisTaxis
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phone
Phone Number
+44 3457114141
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 05: 40 - 21: 30 | Sat: 05: 40 - 21: 30 | Sun: 07: 30 - 21: 30
Public transport options for Cardiff Central
Commuter rail lines: City Line, Rhondda Line, Rhymney Line, Valley Line, South Wales Main Line
Train lines: Transport for Wales, CrossCountry, Great Western Railway

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