Travelling from Faro to Vilamoura we have a selection of travel options and information to help you.
The fastest route by car is via the IC4 motorway and takes approximately 32 mins. The distance is 24.8 km via this route and like the other routes no toll fees.
Via IC4 and N125 takes a few minutes longer 34 minutes and 25.9 km.
Alternative route with no toll fees is via IC4 and Estr. de Quarteira, takes approximately 43 mins, distance of 26.6 kms.
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If your hotel does not offer a shuttle service visit our transfers page for more information on shuttles.
Airport transfers can be booked from Faro Airport to numerous destinations throughout the Algarve and includes Vilamoura.
This is probably the cheapest and most direct option for larger groups and will be a door to door service.
You will need to get to Faro Bus Station for buses to Vilamoura.
From the airport get BUS ROUTE 16 into Faro, cost €2.25 and takes 20 mins.
Please take note that buses only operate about very 90 minutes from the airport to Faro.
Faro Bus Station to Vilamoura Marina
Check the times of the buses carefully if travelling at weekends as there are gaps of around 2 hours between buses at certain times.
Purchase your bus ticket at the station, the driver does not take your money.
The journey takes around 45 mins and the fare €4.15 one way and €8.30 return.
Last bus back from Faro is at 18.45 weekends, 1915 on weekdays.
Please note: Bus times will differ on weekends and holidays, check EVA Transport website for times and prices.
There is no direct service by train to Vilamoura, consider private or shared shuttle services.
Taxi from Faro airport to Vilamoura is the most easy way to go door to door and anywhere else but for longer journeys more expensive.
They run by a meter, the drivers know what they are doing and they will find any holiday location you need.
This service is private and door to door.
Ask the taxi driver the cost of the journey before getting into the taxi .
The cost of fares will vary on times of day, weekends and holidays.
- €60 (weekdays, daytime)
- €70 (after 8 PM weeekdays, all day Saturday, Sunday and Holidays)
Add around 20% more if a six seater taxi is needed, prices are likely to change so again please confirm with driver.
Uber: is now in this region of southern Portugal and will be cheaper than taxis.
Fly Bus: see their website for further information.
Faro Taxi: see their website for more information.
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