Yes, there is! Alfa Pendular high-speed trains provide a direct connection from Porto to Albufeira. Departing from Porto’s Campanha train station, the train passes 589 km (366 mi) and arrive at Ferreiras station in Albufeira in about 5.5 hours.
How many days do you need in the Algarve?
How many days to spend in Algarve? At least 3 full days. For me, the perfect Algarve itinerary is 5 days. With it, you can see several points of interest, including the most famous beaches and also some historical sites.
How many days do you need for Porto?
A full two days in Porto is enough time to hit plenty of highlights without feeling too rushed. However, having a third (or fourth) day will make for a more relaxing visit.
How much is the tourist train in Albufeira?
Albufeira Tourist Train
|Tariff (Jan. 2020)|
|Type of Ticket||Prices|
|Half-Ticket (6-11 years or over 65 years old)||2,50€|
|Full Day Ticket||5,00€|
How much is a taxi from Faro airport to Albufeira?
Faro airport taxis to Albufeira cost around 45€ and the trip takes 40 minutes on a normal day. Welcome Pickups offers meet and greet services and a friendly introduction to Faro at the same price as a regular taxi.
Which is better Lagos or Albufeira?
Albufeira is very touristy with lots of Brits and a vibrant nightlife in the summer. Lagos is prettier, quieter, with more culture, and a more local feel. Both towns have a marina and nice beaches, though in Lagos they are located outside the town.
Is the train ride from Lisbon to Porto scenic?
The train ride from Lisbon to Porto offers some of the best views of the country. It passes through Coimbra – Portugal’s capital from 1131 to 1255 and still home to a Roman aqueduct and 13th-century university – and Aveiro, known sometimes as ‘the Portuguese Venice’ due to its waterways and boats.