THE MAJOR ALGARVE OUTDOOR MARKETS
Most people will drive or take an excursion trip. If you wish to take the local buses from the Albufeira area, here are the details.
BUSES SUITABLE TO GET TO THE MARKET ARE THESE
Yes, there are two buses from Albufeira at 0930 and 1045! Times in italics are the faster Directa buses. All buses you need will be going to FARO.
BUSES TO COME BACK TO ALBUFEIRA LEAVE THE STOP AT LIDL AT 1012, 1135, 1250, 1355, 1425 and 1507.
THERE IS NO BUS SHELTER NOR EVEN A SEAT AT THE BUS STOP LAST I KNEW
There is also a local minibus from Vilamoura and Quarteira which stops at the same place by LIDL.
The timetable is here, the stop is number 38 on the list ie the one served at 10 past the hour.
It is though a very complicated route and they do not list the times at intermediate stops.
Location map - click the map to see it full size.
For bus times from the Almancil direction, please go to this page. Buses back here, these leave the market about 5 minutes after leaving Quarteira.
Outdoor market on the
first Saturday of the month next to the municipal
stadium just on the edge of town.
click the map to see it
full size. Bus times at Loulé - to / from Albufeira, Quarteira,