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Route 85 Loulé <> Almancil <> Vale de Lobo

Route 985 Almancil - Quinta do Lago runs only if pre-booked. See below

The information has been obtained from printed timetables and other local sources (like taking the bus) and is given in good faith.
Bus service until further notice. There are NO buses at weekends or on public holidays
The route / line number may not always be shown on the front of the bus!

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Operated by VAMUS
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MFO - runs only on weekdays except holidays   SCH - runs on schooldays only
↓ - bus does not stop here

Days of operation
MFO SCH
MFO MFO SCH MFO MFO SCH
MFO SCH MFO MFO SCH
Loulé Bus Terminal 0740
0745
0815
0825 1215
1235 1345 1345
1630
1725 1815 1830 1915
Goncinha
0745

0830

1240

1355
1635
1730
1820
1920
Vale de Éguas

0755
0825

1225

1355


1840
Almancil arrive 0755
0758
0828
0840 1230
1250 1358 1400
1645
1740 1830 1840 1930
Almancil leave ---
---
---
0840 ---
1250 --- ---
1645
--- 1830 --- ---
Vale de Lobo**
---
---
---
0850
---
1300
---
---
1655
---
1840
---
---


Days of operation
SCH
MFO MFO MFO MFO SCH
SCH
MFO MFO MFO SCH MFO MFO SCH
Vale de Lobo**
---
---
---
---
0900
---
---
1305
---
1710
---
---
1845
---
Almancil arrive ---
--- --- ---
0910 ---
---
1315
---
1720 ---
--- 1855 ---
Almancil leave 0725
0730 0800 0830
0915 1230
1245
1315
1400 1730 1750
1845 1855 1930
Vale de Éguas
0733



1248

1403

1756
1848


Goncinha
0735
0810
0840
0925
1240
1325

1740

1905
1940
Loulé Bus Terminal 0740
0743 0815 0845
0930 1245
1258
1330
1415 1745
1806
1858 1910 1945
TIMETABLE NOTES

There are more buses between Loulé and Goncinha - click here
There are more buses on schooldays between Almancil and Loulé - check official timetable here

** bus stop is at 'Casa Natalie'  at the junction of Avenida do Mar and Travessa da Aldeia about 500 metres from the beach area.
Vale de Lobo has an internal minibus service in July and August connecting the various areas of the resort, beach, golf courses etc.
It's free to residents and guests with the appropriate passes.

OTHER BUSES BETWEEN ALMANCIL AND MAR SHOPPING

There is a FREE local bus between Almancil and Mar Shopping - details here in Portuguese only.
The bus runs five times on weekdays and Saturdays, There is no service on Sundays and Holidays.

Vamus route 2 runs six times daily between Almancil and Mar Shopping. Not free. Times here.

Click here for a map of Loulé centre showing the bus stops. Will open in a new window.

Bus 985 Almancil - Quinta do Lago

Runs only if booked before 1300 the previous day.
Leaves Almancil at 0940 and 1600 on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays
Leaves Quinta do Lago beachfront at  0950 and 1615 on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays.
For complete timetable and the telephone number to make a booking go to https://vamusalgarve.pt/#/transport-request

For a list of all the timetables on the site, click here
For an alphabetical list of places in the Algarve, click here
For some important general notes about buses in the Algarve, click here
Back to the main page here

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