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FARO TO / FROM LISBON summary of coach / long distance bus times

INFORMATION CHECKED AND UPDATED ON  13th JULY 2024

Check official website carefully for your exact dates of travel especially if planning to travel around major holidays
Rede Expressos tickets are currently on sale 1 month in advance

THE TICKET OFFICE AT FARO BUS STATION IS OPEN AS FOLLOWS :
WEEKDAYS : 0600 - 2000; SATURDAYS , SUNDAYS AND HOLIDAYS 0715 - 1315; 1415 - 1830.
IF YOU ARE TRAVELLING OUTSIDE THOSE HOURS YOU MUST BUY YOUR TICKET EITHER FROM THE WEBSITE, APP, OR AT THE BUS STATION DURING THOSE HOURS. DRIVERS DO NOT SELL TICKETS.

IN LISBON MOST JOURNEYS USE THE SETE RIOS BUS STATION.
SOME JOURNEYS RUN TO AND FROM LISBON ORIENTE BUS STATION.
ORIENTE IS MUCH NEARER LISBON AIRPORT.

FOR CONFIRMED TIMES AND TICKETS PLEASE CONSULT THE OFFICIAL WEBSITE HERE.

TIMES ARE SUBJECT TO ALTERATION AROUND MAJOR HOLIDAYS ESPECIALLY EASTER, CHRISTMAS AND NEW YEAR.
FOR CONFIRMED TIMES AND TICKETS CONSULT THE OFFICIAL WEBSITE HERE

THE FASTER JOURNEYS ARE NON STOP EXCEPT FOR A 15 - 20 MINUTE STOP AT A SERVICE AREA

Rede-Expressos passengers can they say use local VAMUS buses free of charge (provided you have a Rede Expressos ticket of course!) to travel to or from the Faro bus station stop. I have never met anyone who has actually done this.

LOGOSome vehicles may be in the red and white colours of RENEX or green of MTS.
TIMES BELOW ARE A TYPICAL DAY. MOST JOURNEYS RUN EVERY DAY
Non stop journeys take 3hrs 15 minutes, most take 4 hours.
Faro
Bus Station
leave
Lisbon
Sete
Rios
Arrive
JOURNEYS TO LISBON SETE RIOS Lisbon
Sete Rios
leave
Faro Bus Station
arrive
JOURNEYS FROM LISBON SETE RIOS



0015
0350
MONDAY ONLY
0030
0435
Via Lisbon Oriente at 0415
0100
0450

0130 0515
0630
1010
connection from Lisbon Oriente at 0545
0615 0930 NON STOP 0815
1130
NON STOP
There are then 13 - 14 journeys at irregular intervals until these last journeys. Some are non stop.
1830 2145 NON STOP 1930 2330
1900
2215
Fridays and Sundays only 2030 2355
1930 2330
2130
0105
Fridays and Sundays only
2015 2345
2230 0205






DIRECT JOURNEYS TO LISBON ORIENTE BUS STATION WHICH IS NEAR LISBON AIRPORT Journey time varies, average 3hrs 30 minutes DIRECT JOURNEYS FROM LISBON ORIENTE BUS STATION WHICH IS NEAR LISBON AIRPORT
Journey time varies, average 3hrs 30 minutes
0030, 0730, 1200, 1330, 1530, 1700, 1800 and 1900
0100, 0730, 1000, 1030, 1200, 1400, 1530, 1815, 1930

0100 and 1930 - not direct change at Albufeira
ADDITIONAL CONNECTIONS BETWEEN FARO AND LISBON ORIENTE ARE AVAILABLE, USUALLY WITH A CHANGE AT ALBUFEIRA.
THE OFFICIAL WEBSITE WILL SHOW DETAILS WHEN YOU SEARCH.
CLICK OR TAP HERE FOR JOURNEYS CASCAIS AND SINTRA DIRECT TO AND FROM FARO

A DIFFERENT COMPANY, FLIXBUS, OPERATES ABOUT TEN JOURNEYS A DAY BETWEEN FARO AND LISBON ORIENTE.
THEY ALSO HAVE TWO DIRECT SERVICES EVERY DAY TO AND FROM LISBON AIRPORT.
FLIXBUS STOP AT A DIFFERENT LOCATION IN FARO, OUTSIDE THE CITY CENTRE, in Avenida Eng. Joaquim L. Belchior
This is a roadside stop about 800 metres from the city's railway and bus stations.
CHECK THEIR WEBSITE OR 'APP' FOR TIMES AND TICKETS.

For information about local buses in and around Faro including the airport, click here
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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