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Loulé <> Parragil <> Benafim <> Alte <> São Bartolomeu Messines Route 89

Loulé <> Salir <> Benafim <> Santa Margarida Route 83

Includes some buses on other routes for convenient reading e.g. 85

The information has been obtained from printed timetables and other local sources (like taking the bus) and is given in good faith.
Bus service from 14th October until further notice. All weekend and holiday service discontinued.
The route / line number may not always be shown on the front of the bus!

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This limited service is shown to highlight what you cannot do by bus in this rather remote area.
However it is a scenic ride up into the hills if you dare. Maybe a walk one way?

For the complete service between Loulé, Salir and Benafim click here
For a few other buses between Loulé and Parragil click here

MFO – runs Mondays to Fridays only, except holidays
XXX - runs on weekdays during school holidays
 SCH - runs on schooldays only
YYY- not on Wednesdays

Days of operation
MFO MFO MFO SCH
MFO SCH SCH
SCH
XXX MFO MFO
↓ - bus does not stop here


85



85

SOB

Loulé Bus Terminal
--- 0825 1325 1400
1400
1635 1830
1830 1830 1905 1915
Alagoa
--- 1332 SOB
1646 1837
SOB SOB 1926
Parragil
--- via 1337 1419
via 1653 1842
1849 1849 via 1933
Monte Seco Crossroads
--- FDB ---
1655 PT
1853 1924 1935
Alto Fica
--- Tôr --- ---
Tôr 1705 ---
CMS CMS Tôr 1945
Salir
--- 0856 --- ---
1425 | ---
1930
Benafim
--- 0915 --- ---
1445 1715 ---
1950 1955
Alte
--- 0917 --- ---
1452 --- ---
--- 2002
Santa Margarida
0725 0920 --- ---
1455 --- ---
--- 2005
Alte
0728 --- --- ---
--- --- ---
--- ---
Monte do Charneca

0735 --- --- ---
--- --- ---
1859 1929 --- ---
S.B Messines
0745 --- --- ---
--- --- ---
--- --- --- ---

Days of operation
MFO MFO MFO SCH MFO XXX
MFO SCH SCH MFO
↓ - bus does not stop here

SOB
85

85


YYY

S.B Messines
--- --- ---
--- --- --- ---
--- --- 1815
Monte do Charneca

--- 0700 ---
--- --- --- ---
--- --- 1825
Alte
--- ---
--- --- --- ---
--- --- 1830
Santa Margarida
--- 0720 --- 0930 --- 1500
--- --- 1835
Alte
--- 0723 --- 0933 ---
1503 --- --- ---
Benafim
0640 0730 --- 0940 ---
1510 1720 --- ---
Salir
0700 --- 1000 ---
1532 --- ---
Alto Fica
via CMS 0740 --- via ---
via 1730 --- ---
Monte Seco Crossroads
0705 0750 BOL FDB
1740 --- ---
Parragil
Tôr 0709 0752 0933 Tôr 1450
Tôr 1742 1835 ---
Alagoa
SOB 0759 0936 1455
1749 1840 ---
Loulé Bus Terminal
0725 0746 0810 0946 1025 1502 1555
1800 1847
---
TIMETABLE NOTES

The official timetable shows extra schooldays only buses from Santa Margarida to Loulé via Tôr at 0725 with a return journey at 1815.
 Also on schooldays from Santa Margarida to Salir at 0810, returning at 1815. Details here.
BOL - starts from Boliqueime
CMS - runs to or from Charneca de Monte Sêco via Monte Sêco. The morning bus waits in Parragil from 0709 to 0727.
The non-schooldays bus from Loulé at 1830 goes to Parragil then via other villages before resuming its normal route to Monte Seco etc.
FDB - runs to or from Fonte de Boliqueime
PT- runs to Poço Telheiro via Picota and Alfontes and continues to Paderne via Boliqueim
SOA - between Loulé and  Parragil runs via Soalheira Crossroads and Palmeiral
SOB - between Loulé and Parragil runs via Soalheira Crossroads, Soalheira and Palmeiral

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

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
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