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from Albufeira to Lisbon

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

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To get from Albufeira to Lisbon on 3 Dec we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

18:00Albufeira, Terminal Rodoviário2h45 20:45Lisboa, Gare Oriente
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£111One-way
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14:30Albufeira, Terminal Rodoviário2h45 17:15Lisbon, Gare Rodoviaria Sete Rios
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£91One-way
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07:30Albufeira, Terminal Rodoviário2h45 10:15Lisboa, Gare Oriente
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£111One-way
09:00Albufeira, Terminal Rodoviário2h45 11:45Lisbon, Gare Rodoviaria Sete Rios
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£111One-way
19:00Albufeira, Terminal Rodoviário2h45 21:45Lisbon, Gare Rodoviaria Sete Rios
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£111One-way

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Thu
2 Dec
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£7Rede Expressos
£113TAP Portugal
Fri
3 Dec
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£9EVA Transportes
£98TAP Portugal
Sat
4 Dec
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£4EVA Transportes
£90TAP Portugal
Sun
5 Dec
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£7Rede Expressos
£98TAP Portugal
Mon
6 Dec
£12Comboios De Portugal
£4EVA Transportes
£76TAP Portugal
Tue
7 Dec
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£4Rede Expressos
£90PGA-Portugalia Airlines
Wed
8 Dec
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£4EVA Transportes
£93TAP Portugal
Thu
9 Dec
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£13Flixbus
£79TAP Portugal
Fri
10 Dec
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£9Flixbus
£90PGA-Portugalia Airlines
Sat
11 Dec
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£4EVA Transportes
£79TAP Portugal
Sun
12 Dec
£9Comboios De Portugal
£4Flixbus
£93PGA-Portugalia Airlines
Mon
13 Dec
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£13Flixbus
£79TAP Portugal
Tue
14 Dec
£9Comboios De Portugal
£11Flixbus
£90PGA-Portugalia Airlines
Wed
15 Dec
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£11Flixbus
£90TAP Portugal
Thu
16 Dec
£9Comboios De Portugal
£11Flixbus
£79TAP Portugal
Fri
17 Dec
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£11Flixbus
£79PGA-Portugalia Airlines
Sat
18 Dec
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£11Flixbus
£90TAP Portugal
Sun
19 Dec
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£10Flixbus
£69TAP Portugal
Mon
20 Dec
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£4Flixbus
£76TAP Portugal
Tue
21 Dec
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£13Flixbus
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Wed
22 Dec
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£90TAP Portugal

Travel Information between Albufeira and Lisbon

distanceDistance122 miles (196 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or coach
priceTicket price range£9 - £102
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £9 • 2 h 45 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £102 • 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 route are TAP Portugal or Flixbus among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight or coach from Albufeira to Lisbon.

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 I go from Albufeira to Lisbon?

You can travel to Lisbon from Albufeira 2 different ways: flight or coach.

How do I get from Albufeira to Lisbon the cheapest way?

The cheapest way from Albufeira to Lisbon is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £9 compared to other travel options to Lisbon:

A coach is £93 less than a flight for this route with tickets for a flight from Albufeira to Lisbon costing on average £102.

What is the quickest way from Albufeira to Lisbon?

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

There are alternative travel options to Lisbon that can usually take longer:

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

What is the distance from Albufeira to 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 get me from Albufeira to Lisbon?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Albufeira to Lisbon:

  • You can travel from Albufeira to Lisbon by flight with TAP Portugal. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £102 with TAP Portugal from Albufeira to Lisbon.
  • You can take a coach from Albufeira to Lisbon with Flixbus. Cheap tickets can be found for £9 with Flixbus from Albufeira to Lisbon.
Can I travel directly from Albufeira to Lisbon?

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

  • You can take a direct flight with PGA-Portugalia Airlines or TAP Portugal.
  • You'll find direct coaches 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 from Albufeira to Lisbon.

What other destinations are worth visiting after travelling from Albufeira to Lisbon?
Many of our customers who book a trip from Albufeira to Lisbon often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like Madrid, Porto or Paris. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Albufeira and Lisbon itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Lisbon and any of these top destinations today!
How early should I book Albufeira to Lisbon tickets online to score the best deals?

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

  • Plane tickets cost on average £102 one way.
  • Coach tickets are costing £9 one way on average.

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