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TRANSRÁPIDO FAST BUS FARO <> ALBUFEIRA <> PORTIMÃO  <> LAGOS ROUTE 57

This page is unofficial. The information has been obtained from printed timetables and other local sources (like taking the bus) and is given in good faith.

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Operated by VAMUS

TIMETABLE UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE
There are only two buses each way at weekends and holidays.
The last weekday bus from Faro to Portimão now runs via the airport at 2000hrs.

Official Transrápido timetable here.

Transrápido buses are fitted with wifi but do not have toilets. Must have the priorities correct!!

Reservations are not possible. Most of these buses do not serve the airport - for the airport - Faro city connections click here

Transrápido buses stop only at the places shown on the timetable plus...
although the printed timetable also does not say so, these buses also stop at the 'Algarve Shopping' Mall near Guia.
Time at Algarve Shopping 1 minute after Guia going towards Faro, 1 minute before Guia towards Portimão.
They also stop at Portimão Hospital, a few minutes after Portimão centre (towards Lagos) and a few minutes before the city centre going towards Faro.

Accessibility

The vehicles used are what would be called coaches in the UK. They are NOT wheelchair accessible.
They have luggage compartments for big bags. They do NOT have on board toilets, so go before you get on.
There is no time at any intermediate stop.

FAST BUS AEROBUS (ROUTE 56) AT  FARO AND FARO AIRPORT

Direct service from the airport to Albufeira, Lagoa, Portimão and Lagos. The timetable for summer 2022 is here.

Tickets

Tickets cannot be purchased on line. If boarding at a bus station, you buy your ticket at the bus station ticket office if it's open.
Otherwise pay the driver, cash only, when boarding. There is no ticket office at the airport.

Other buses run between Faro and Albufeira (via Vilamoura); also between Albufeira, Guia, Armação De Pêra, Lagos and Portimão.

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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