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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.
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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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
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 Terminaltd> 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.

STOPS AT ALBUFEIRA HEALTH CENTRE RELOCATED WHICH DOES NOT YET SHOW UP ON OFFICIAL MAPS. Click to open full size
ABF
          HEALTH CENTRE STOPS

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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