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from Albufeira to Lisbon

You can get from Albufeira to Lisbon by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Albufeira to Lisbon on 23 Sep we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

02:15Albufeira3h15 05:30Lisbon
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£151One-way
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02:15Albufeira3h15 05:30Lisbon
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£151One-way
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02:15Albufeira3h30 05:45Lisbon
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£151One-way
02:15Albufeira3h45 06:00Lisbon
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£151One-way
06:00Faro Airport0h45 06:45Lisbon Portela Airport
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£1261One-way

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Wed
22 Sep
£7EVA Transportes
£136PGA-Portugalia Airlines
Thu
23 Sep
£4Renex
£126PGA-Portugalia Airlines
Fri
24 Sep
£7Rede Expressos
£117PGA-Portugalia Airlines
Sat
25 Sep
£4Flixbus
£136TAP Portugal
Sun
26 Sep
£4Renex
£126PGA-Portugalia Airlines
Mon
27 Sep
£4Flixbus
£93TAP Portugal
Tue
28 Sep
£4Renex
£97PGA-Portugalia Airlines
Wed
29 Sep
£4Flixbus
£93TAP Portugal
Thu
30 Sep
£4Flixbus
£101TAP Portugal
Fri
1 Oct
£4Flixbus
£97PGA-Portugalia Airlines
Sat
2 Oct
£4Flixbus
£93TAP Portugal
Sun
3 Oct
£4Flixbus
£106TAP Portugal
Mon
4 Oct
£4Flixbus
£70TAP Portugal
Tue
5 Oct
£4Flixbus
£79PGA-Portugalia Airlines
Wed
6 Oct
£5Flixbus
£70TAP Portugal
Thu
7 Oct
£4Flixbus
£70TAP Portugal
Fri
8 Oct
£4Flixbus
£79PGA-Portugalia Airlines
Sat
9 Oct
£5Flixbus
£97TAP Portugal
Sun
10 Oct
£5Flixbus
£82TAP Portugal
Mon
11 Oct
£4Flixbus
£70TAP Portugal
Tue
12 Oct
£4Flixbus
£70PGA-Portugalia Airlines

Travel Information from Albufeira to Lisbon

distanceDistance122 miles (196 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or coach
priceTicket price range£9 - £104
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £9 • 2 h 45 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £104 • 45 min
carriersPopular travel companiesTAP Portugal or Flixbus

Travel 122 miles (196 km) by flight or coach from Albufeira to Lisbon. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 45 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £9. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are TAP Portugal or Flixbus among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight or coach from Albufeira to Lisbon.

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How to Travel from Albufeira to Lisbon

To get from Albufeira to Lisbon, travellers can choose between flying, taking the bus, or hopping on the train. Travel time goes from 45 minutes to 3 hours. Like the rest of the Algarve, Albufeira is known for its beaches, the most popular of which are San Rafael, Falesia, and Gale. In Lisbon, top tourist attractions include the quaint Alfama neighbourhood and the Oceanarium.

Train: Trains leave Albufera-Ferreiras station five times per day and take up to 3 hours and 30 minutes to reach the railway station in Lisboa Santa Apolonia, stopping at Lisboa Oriente and Lisboa Entrecampos stations. Train service is provided by CP - Comboios de Portugal.

Bus: Eva Transportes runs 6 intercity buses per day, with departures spread throughout the day. Buses leave from Albufeira's Termina Rodoviario and arrive at Sete Rios bus station, near the zoo. The trip takes just under 3 hours.

Flight: Although there is no airport in Albufeira, Faro International airport is a convenient choice, being only a 40-minute drive away. The flight from Faro International airport to Lisbon takes 45 minutes and is operated by TAP Portugal. There are usually 4 flights per day, and they all arrive at Lisbon Portela.

Travelling from Albufeira to Lisbon: Travel Tips

  • What is the cheapest way to travel from Albufeira to Lisbon? Coach travel is the cheapest option, although there is very little difference in price between buses and trains.
  • What is the fastest way to travel from Albufeira to Lisbon? Flying is the fastest option: planes take only 45 minutes to reach Lisbon.

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FAQs
How do you get from Albufeira to Lisbon?

You can travel between Albufeira and Lisbon 2 different ways: flight or coach.

What is the cheapest way to go to Lisbon from Albufeira?

Coach services offer the cheapest way to get from Albufeira to Lisbon. Tickets for a coach cost on average £9.

This is compared to other travel options to Lisbon:

A coach journey is usually £95 less than a journey to Lisbon by plane, which costs on average £104 for the same trip.

What is the fastest way to get from Albufeira to Lisbon?

The fastest way from Albufeira to Lisbon is by flight with an average journey time of 45 min.

Other travel options to Lisbon from Albufeira can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by coach can take 2 h 45 min   on average.

How many miles are between Albufeira and Lisbon

Lisbon is approximately 122 miles (196 km) away from Albufeira.

What are the departure and arrival points in Albufeira and in Lisbon?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Albufeira to Lisbon:

  • Coaches from Albufeira to Lisbon most often leave from Albufeira, Terminal Rodoviário and arrive in Lisbon, Gare Rodoviaria Sete Rios.
Which travel companies can take me from Albufeira to Lisbon?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Albufeira to Lisbon, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • TAP Portugal can get you to Lisbon by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with TAP Portugal from Albufeira to Lisbon for £104 on Omio.
  • Flixbus can get you to Lisbon by coach. You can find a good deal for coach tickets with Flixbus from Albufeira to Lisbon for £9 on Omio.
Is it possible to travel directly to Lisbon from Albufeira?

Yes, there are direct services available to Lisbon from Albufeira with the following travel operators:

  • You can travel directly by plane with PGA-Portugalia Airlines or TAP Portugal.
  • You can take a direct coach with Flixbus, Rede Expressos, Renex or EVA Transportes.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Lisbon as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets between Albufeira and Lisbon.

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Albufeira to Lisbon?
Many of our customers travelling from Albufeira to Lisbon don't make Lisbon their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are Madrid, Porto or Paris, either of which you could add to your Albufeira and Lisbon trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Lisbon to any of these top destinations today!
When should I purchase a ticket from Albufeira to Lisbon online to score the best deals?

When planning your trip between Albufeira and Lisbon, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Plane tickets are costing £104 one way on average.
  • Coach tickets are costing £9 one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets between Albufeira and Lisbon online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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