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Route 4 Albufeira <> Ferreiras <> Paderne <> São Bartolomeu Messines
Route 17 Albufeira <> Ferreiras <> Algoz <> Silves

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. Most weekend service remains suspended.
The route / line number may not always be shown on the front of the bus!

checked and updated

Operated by VAMUS
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THERE IS A CHEAPER LOCAL 'GIRO' BUS EVERY 30 MINUTES EVERY DAY BETWEEN ALBUFEIRA AND FERREIRAS - TIMES HERE

Daily - bus runs daily including holidays

MFO - Bus runs Mondays to Fridays (weekdays) only
SCH - bus runs on Schooldays only
SSH - bus runs on Saturdays, Sundays and Holidays only
YYY - bus runs Mondays to Fridays. On Mondays runs via Mouriçao (0803) arriving at Portela 0810, S B Messines at 0815
ZZZ - bus runs Daily.  On Mondays runs via Mouriçao at 1350 and is 10 minutes later at Purgatório, Paderne and beyond
For other buses run daily between Albufeira and São Bartolomeu Messines via Guia and Algoz, for times click here.

↓ - bus does not stop here

Days of operation

MFO
YYY Daily
MFO Daily
MFO Daily SCH MFO
MFO SSH
Daily Daily
Albufeira Bus Terminal A 0715
0735 0800 1230
1235 1340 1430 1630
1640
1745 1800
1845 1915
Centro do Saúde (Health Centre)
H
0717
0737
0802
1232
1237
1342
1432 1632
1642
1747 1802
1847
1917
Camping Albufeira
B
0719
0739
0804
1234
1239
1344
1434 1634
1644
1749 1804
1849 1919
Ferreiras (Square)
C
0723
0743
0808
1238
1243
1348
1438 1638
1648
1753 1808
1853
1923
Paderne J

0755
1255


Ladeira da Fonte
G





1403


1703

1908

Paderne J
0755
1255
1407

1707

1912
Almeijoafras





1300
1412


1712

1917

Paderne J




1305
1417


1717

1922

Purgatório

0756


1306
1418


1718

1923

Portela de Messines


0803


1313
1425


1725

1930

São Bartolomeu Messines

0808
1318 1430

1730

1935

Tunes Estação/Station

0730
---
0815
1245
---
---
1445 1645
---
1800 1815
---
1930
Algoz (Church)

0739
---
0824
1254
---
---
1454 1654
---
1809 ---
---
1939
Alcantarilhla Estação/Station
F
0747
---
0832
1302
---
---
1502 1702
---
1817 ---
---
1947
Poço Barreto

0753
---
0838
1308
---
---
1508 1708
---
1823 ---
---
1953
Silves (Map)
0800
--- 0845 1315
---
--- 1515
1715
---
1830 ---
---
2000

Days of operation
Daily Daily Daily MFO MFO MFO SCH MFO Daily Daily MFO MFO
Daily
Silves (Map)
---
--- 0715 --- 0805
--- 0900
1015
---
1345 1715 ---
1830
Poço Barreto

---
---
0722
---
0812
---
0907
1022
see
1352 1722 ---
1837
Alcantarilha Estação/Station
F
---
---
0728
---
0818
---
0913
1028
note
1358 1728 ---
1843
Algoz (Church)

--
---
0736
---
0826
---
0921
1036
ZZZ
1406 1736 ---
1851
Tunes Estação/Station
0700
---
0745
---
0835
---
0930
1045
above 1415 1745 ---
1900
São Bartolomeu Messines

0645 0735
0845

1335

1800

Portela de Messines


0650

0740

0850


1340

1805

Purgatório

0657

0747

0857


1347

1812

Paderne J
0658
0748

0858


1348

1813

Almeijoafras


0703

0753




1353



Paderne J
0708 0758
0858

1358

1813

Ladeira da Fonte
G



0802




1402



Paderne J

0708
0858



1813

Ferreiras (Square)
C
0707
0720
0752
0817
0842
0910
0937
1052
1417 1422 1752
1825
1907
Camping Albufeira
B
0711
0724
0756
0821
0846
0914
0941
1056
1421 1426 1756 1829
1911
Centro do Saúde (Health Centre) H
0713
0726
0758
0823
0848
0916
0943
1058
1423 1428 1758 1831
1913
Albufeira Bus Terminal A 0715
0728 0800 0825 0850
0918 0945
1100
1425 1430 1800 1833
1915

TIMETABLE NOTES

A - Albufeira bus terminal is a mile/1.6km from the old town and almost as far from anywhere else;
click here for details on how to get to and from the bus station. See also note H below.
B - this is the bus stop on the main road. It is also close to Clube Albufeira and Albufeira Village Resort.
The local GIRO bus Linha Laranja (Orange) runs every half hour every day between Albufeira railway station, Ferreiras, Camping Albufeira and Albufeira Bus Station.
Click here for details. A different GIRO bus runs between Camping Albufeira and the old town - times here.
C - there are several bus stops in Ferreiras used by the different routes - click here for a map. Close map window to return here.
F - this is over 4 miles/7km from the village; for buses between Albufeira and Alcantarilha village click here.
G - this stop is near Paderne School
H - this is the nearest stop to the old town centre, about 7 minutes walk along the mostly flat footpath. Map.
J - this stop is outside the football ground and local health centre.  Some buses stop elsewhere in the village.
The PR 1 footpath up and around the castle ruins starts here. Map - http://sharemap.org/vmarcos/ABF_PR1_Castelo_de_Paderne#!flash

Diagram of the bus routes in this timetable

diagram

Silves

silvesbridgeSilvessilveschurch

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