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Airport taxi transfers to Albufeira are available 24/7. Services include private hire by the hour, transfers from and to various events in and around Faro, cruise port transfers, airport shuttle, Faro sightseeing tours and excursions.
Professional and reliable chauffeurs and excellent customer care before, during and after your transfer. Your safety is our priority and your comfort, our satisfaction.
Albufeira is considered the gateway to the Algarve region. It has grown from a small fishing village to a major tourist centre thanks to its gorgeous beaches, superb hotel resorts and friendly culture. The nearest airport is in Faro, and many tourists use it as their arrival point. The distance between Faro Airport and Albufeira is around 46 km, and the journey takes 38 minutes by car.
Although Albufeira is a significant holiday destination, there are no direct public transport connections to the airport, except one shuttle bus service. Bus line 14 and 16 will take you to Faro city centre, and then you need to board a regular or express bus to Albufeira.
The shuttle bus service runs from Faro Airport to Albufeira, but the service is not frequent, with only four departures a day. Therefore, many tourists prefer to take a taxi or book a private Faro airport transfer in advance. It allows them to travel directly to their hotel without changing multiple transportation modes.
Faro Airport has designated taxi ranks outside the terminal where you can take a licensed airport taxi. You can easily recognise them for their black with light blue colours, and a taxi sign on the roof. Faro airport taxis use taximeters, and you need to make sure that it's switched on before you leave the airport.
The taxi fare includes a starting fee plus cost per km and minute (when stuck in traffic). Surcharges apply for luggage, and during the night and weekends, rates increase at 20%. The estimated cost from Faro Airport to Albufeira is between €40 and €50.
The bus service from Faro Airport to Albufeira is limited with only one shuttle bus direct route and two bus lines that run to Faro city centre. The shuttle bus runs four times a day and serves the main tourist spots, Albufeira, Portimao and Lagos.
Bus route 16 runs to Faro Town where you can change to another bus. The bus tickets cost €2.25. Intercity and express routes are available from the bus station in Faro Town to Albufeira. The intercity bus costs €3.85, and the trip will take 1 hour and 30 minutes. The Express bus is more expensive than the regular one (€5.50), but you will arrive in Albufeira in 70 minutes.
If you're looking for a comfortable and safe ride from Faro airport to Albufeira, our chauffeur-driven vehicles are the best option. City Airport Taxis offer affordable, reliable and trustworthy transfers from Faro Airport to Albufeira. Our service all-inclusive with meet and greet at the airport, flight monitoring and a complimentary waiting time of up to 1 hour.
You can book your Faro airport transfers in advance with us at fixed rates without surcharges for luggage or night/weekend rides. The taxi fare from Faro Airport to Albufeira starts at €29. The driver will monitor your flight and make sure he meets you on time, holding a sign with your name. He will help you with the luggage and accompany you to the vehicle. If your plans change, you can update the booking or cancel it for free, at least 24 hours before the trip.
Please select a destination from the list below to set it as a drop-off point. This booking method is an alternative way to book your airport transfer from Albufeira