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Albufeira <> Fonte De Boliqueime <> Loulé <> Mar Shopping / IKEA <> Faro

The information has been obtained from printed timetables and other local sources (like taking the bus) and is given in good faith.

Bus service below applies as from Saturday 24th April - Most weekend bus service remains suspended

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For the complete service and intermediate times between Loulé and Faro please click here

For the direct Transrápido buses between Albufeira and Faro via the A22 motorway please click here

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Daily – bus runs every day including Sundays and Holidays MFO – runs Mondays to Fridays only, except holidays.
  SCH - runs on schooldays only SSH - runs on Saturdays, Sundays and Holidays only
XXX - runs only on weekdays which are NOT schooldays.
on schooldays this bus leaves at 1155 then runs five minutes earlier and via Vale Judeu at 12.26.
↓ bus does not stop here

Days of operation

SCH
SCH
MFO SSH
MFO Daily SCH
SCH
Daily XXX
Albufeira Bus Terminal
E
0700
---
0800
0835
1200
1430
1600
1700
1830
1915
Albufeira Shopping / Continente**
F
0703
---
0803
0838
1203
1433
1603
1703
1833
1918
Montechoro (X)
C
0706
---
0806
0841
1206
1436
1606
1706
1836
1921
Ferreiras - Fontainhas
D
0709
---
0809
0844
1209
1439
1609
1709
1839
1924
Patã Da Cima

0717
---
0817
0852
1217
1447
1617
1717
1847
1932
Fonte De Boliqueime
A
0722
0718
0822
0857
1222
1452
1622
1722
1852
1937
Vale Judeu

0731
0831
1631
1731
---
Quatro Estradas
B
0740
0731
0840
0910
1235
1505
1640
1740
1905
---
Loulé Bus Terminal arrive

0750
0741
0850
0920
1245
1515
1650
1750
1915
---
Loulé Bus Terminal leave

---
0800
0900
0925
1245
1520
---
---
1920
---
Mar Shopping /IKEA

---
0813
0913
0938
1258
1533
---
---
1933
---
Faro Bus Terminal

---
0840
0940
1005
1325
1600
---
---
2000
---
** approximate time











Notes A - this stop is on the N125 road; Boliqueime village is about 1/2  mile (0.8km) away.
B - there are other buses between Quatro Estradas and Loulé - click here for times
C - this stop is on the Estrada Vale das Pedras to the north of the Jupiter Hotel

D - the stop is on the 'bypass' about 300 metres from the village.
E - Albufeira bus terminal is 1 mile / 1.6km from the old town and beaches.

F - nearest stop to old town and beaches. This is on the main road across town outside the Continente supermarket building Map.












Days of operation

MFO
SSH
MFO
MFO
SCH
SCH
Daily
SCH
SSH
MFO
Faro Bus Terminal

---
0700
0700
0810
---
---
1435
---
1715
1715
Mar Shopping / IKEA

---
0727
0727
0837
---
---
1502
---
1742
1742
Loulé Bus Terminal arrive

---
0740
0740
0850
---
---
1515
---
1755
1755
Loulé Bus Terminal leave

---
0740
0740
0900
1220
1335
1515
1700
1810
1825
Quatro Estradas
B
---
0750
0750
0910
1230
1345
1525
1710
1820
1835
Vale Judeu

---
0801
|
1239
|
1719
Fonte De Boliqueime
A
0710
0803
0811
0923
1248
1358
1538
1728 1833
1848
Patã da Cima

0715
0808
0816
0928
---
1403
1543
1733
1838
1853
Ferreiras - Fontainhas
D
0723
0816
0824
0932
---
1409
1551
1739
1846
1901
Montechoro (X)
C
0726
0819
0827
0934
---
1412
1554
1742
1849
1904
Albufeira Shopping / Continente F
0729
0822
0830
0937
---
1417
1557
1747
1852
1907
Albufeira Bus Terminal
E
0732
0825
0833
0940
---
1420
1600
1750
1855
1910
Notes - A - this stop is on the N125 road; Boliqueime village is about 1/2 mile (0.8km) away.
B - there are other buses between Loulé and Quatro Estradas- click here for times
C - this stop is on the Estrada Vale das Pedras to the north of the Jupiter Hotel
D - the stop is on the 'bypass' about 300 metres from the village.
E - Albufeira bus terminal is 1 mile / 1.6km from the old town and beaches. Get off at Albufeira Shopping! Map.
F - nearest stop to old town and beaches. This is on the main road across town opposite the Continente supermarket building Map.

Timekeeping is affected by traffic congestion in Faro especially at rush hours. The buses make a circuit of Faro and they are not allowed sufficient time.
They are also VERY overcrowded on schooldays - you will literally have to fight your way on board at Loulé. You have been warned!

BUS STOPS IN LOULÉ

Loulé has a fun one-way traffic system and the buses stop at different places inbound and outbound.
Click here for a map of Loulé centre showing the bus stops and the two market locations. Will open in a new window.
Loulé indoor market and Praça Republica - click picture to see full size.

Loulé Market

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