How to travel from Alicante to Faro

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Travel Information between Alicante and Faro

distanceDistance416 miles (671 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$3 - $76
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • $3 (€3) • 4 h 20 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $3 (€3) • 4 h 20 min
carriersPopular travel companiesUnion Ivkoni International

Take a bus, flight or train to travel 416 miles (671 km) between Alicante and Faro. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 4 h 20 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a flight is the best option with prices starting as low as $3 (€3). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Union Ivkoni International among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Alicante to Faro.

Travel Tips: Travel from Alicante to Faro

Travel Tips: Travel to Faro easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Alicante to Faro.

Travel from Alicante, Spain to Faro, Portugal is: Unrestricted.

Is international entry into Faro from Alicante restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Spain.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Faro, Portugal from Alicante?

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Faro, Portugal?

The government of Portugal has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distance requirement: 2 metre (s) (7 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Recommended

The above information was last verified on 3/8/23. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip between Alicante and Faro closer to your planned date of departure here.

The current restriction level for returning to Alicante, Spain from Portugal is: Unrestricted.

Am I allowed to reenter Alicante, Spain from Faro, Portugal?

Reentering Spain is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Portugal

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Alicante from Faro?

  • There are no current restrictions

Which rules do I need to follow in Alicante, Spain regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to Spain must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face masks: Recommended

The information above was last checked on 3/8/23. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Alicante from Faro here.

You can travel between Alicante and Faro 3 different ways: bus, flight or train.

The cheapest way to go to Faro from Alicante is by taking a flight, which costs on average $3 (€3).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Faro:

A flight is generally $73 (€64) less than a bus for the same route. Taking a bus costs on average $76 (€67) from Alicante to Faro.

Taking a flight is about $36 (€32) less than taking a train, which costs on average $40 (€35) for this route.

The quickest way to travel to Faro from Alicante is by flight, which takes on average 4 h 20 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 16 h 1 min   of travel time.

In comparison, getting to Faro by train can take on average 0 h 0 min.

The Alicante to Faro distance is around 416 miles (671 km).

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Alicante to Faro:

  • Buses most often depart from Alicante at Alicante, Estación de Autobuses and arrive in Faro at Faro, Terminal Rodoviário.
  • Flights from Alicante to Faro most often leave from Alicante Elche Airport and arrive in Faro Airport.
  • Trains mostly leave from Alicante-Terminal and tend to arrive in Faro.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Alicante to Faro:

  • You can take a bus from Alicante to Faro with Union Ivkoni International. Cheap tickets can be found for $76 (€67) with Union Ivkoni International from Alicante to Faro.
Many of our customers traveling from Alicante to Faro don't make Faro their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Faro are Lisbon, Sevilla or Porto, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Faro to any of these top destinations today!

When planning your trip from Alicante to Faro, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets are costing on average $76 (€67) one way.
  • Plane tickets are costing $3 (€3) one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost on average $40 (€35) one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Alicante to Faro online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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