The information has been obtained from printed
timetables and other local sources (like taking the bus) and is
given in good faith.
Bus times until further notice
There are other buses at Bordeira and Estoi operated by Faro city council under the banner Via Faro - information at the bottom of the page
The route / line number may not always be shown on the front of the bus!
Operated by VAMUS
bus runs Mondays to Fridays (weekdays) only except holidays
SCH - bus runs on SCHOOLDAYS only SATURDAYS, SUNDAYS AND HOLIDAYS ONLY
Estoi has extra buses on schooldays for students from nearby villages.
There is also a weekday daytime bus about once an hour between Faro and Conceição on the local Proximo network. Times here.
|Days of operation
↓ - bus does not stop here
|WEEKDAYS ONLY - DIAS ÚTEIS
- LUNDI Á VENDREDI - WERKTAGS
there are no buses from Faro between 0745 and 1235
are no buses before 1345
|Faro Bus Terminal||0745||1235||1345||1400||1630||1730
|Estoi Cemetery (see note)||0810||1300||1410||1421||1655||↓||1855||1921||↓||1410||1655||1855|
|São Bras de Alportel||A
|X - Route 61 bus to Montes Novos via Alportel and Barranco Velho|
↓ - bus does not stop here
ONLY - DIAS ÚTEIS - LUNDI Á VENDREDI - WERKTAGS
|São Bras de Alportel||A||0700||0705||from
|Estoi Cemetery (see note)||0720||↓||0750||0813||1015||1435||1445||1800||↓||0720||1530||1800|
|Faro Bus Terminal||0745||0740||0815||0836||1040
| A - São Bras de Alportel has a small bus
terminal about 800 metres to the north of the town centre
near the 'Rotunda do Centenário'.
Buses to and from Faro also stop closer to the town centre in Rua José Louro. For other buses at São Bras de Alportel, click here .
|B - this is the closest stop
to the Milreu Roman museum
|C - this
is a number 61 bus. On schooldays there is also a number 65
bus at 0800 from S.Bras to Faro that does not go via Estoi
The Estoi Cemetery
stop is 150 metres from the village centre and the Palace. There
are other stops in the village
depending on where the bus is coming from or going to. The stop at the crossroads is nearer the Milreu Roman site.
The Palace of Estoi is now a 'pousada' hotel. The gardens are open to the public on weekdays only.Chave
These buses take a longer route between Estoi and
Faro, serving Conceicão, the Penha University campus and the
The official website has active maps for each route showing all stops at https://viafaro.utc.pt/horarios/
Route 1 SCHOOLDAYS - eight buses each way, times here
on non schooldays and Saturdays two buses each way, Bordeira - Estoi - Chaveca - Conceicão - Faro times here
Route 2 one bus each weekday Esparguera - Azinheiro - Estoi - Chaveca - Conceição - Faro times here
Route 2 runs once each way on Saturdays. Extra buses run to and from Estoi on Schooldays.
For a list of all the timetables on the site,
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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