Useful information for a trip to Cabanas

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Cabanas – Useful Information

Here you will find lots of useful information for your holiday in Cabanas de Tavira, in eastern Algarve, Portugal! See how to get to Cabanas from Faro Airport by transfer, bus or taxi and how much it costs, print off useful telephone numbers to take with you on holiday and see where the tourist information office is in neighbouring town, Tavira.

Cabanas Travel

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Plan your journey from the Algarve’s international airport in Faro with our Cabanas travel information!

  • Distance from Faro airport to Cabanas: 48km
  • Travel from Faro to Cabanas by Train: 3,60€ (the train stops in Conceição less than 1km from the centre of Cabanas).
  • Travel from Faro to Cabanas by Bus: Take the bus to Tavira (4,25€) and then the bus from Tavira to Cabanas (2.20€)
  • Travel from Faro to Cabanas by Taxi: 45€ / 57€ for a 4 or 6 seater (6am to 9pm weekdays); 56€ / 69€ (outside of this time and holidays).

To get to Faro train or bus station (which are close to each other just before Faro marina) either get the bus from the airport (the stop is right outside the ‘arrivals’ doors) and will cost you around 1.95€, or get a taxi at a cost of around 10€. To check train timetables visit the C.P website CP – Comboios de Portugal. (the site is available in English) and select ‘Regional and Inter Regional services’ to get the timetable for Lagos/Vila Real de Santo António/Lagos.

For bus timetables visit Eva Bus. Again most of it is available in English except the ‘frequency’ on the tables. (Days of the week: Monday is the 2nd day of the week – ‘2as’-and Friday is the 6th day. ‘Sábado’ and ‘Domingo’ – Saturday and Sunday; ‘Feriados’ is holidays; ‘Diariamente’ is daily,). Bus times from the ‘aeroporto’ to Faro are also listed .

For additional bus timetables visit Frotazul Algarve which covers a limited area of the Algarve.

*We quote Comboios de Portugal (regional) and Eva Transports pricing and prices of the standard taxi firms that work at Faro Airport. Please note that prices may vary.

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Useful Telephone Numbers for Cabanas

Emergency Numbers: Dial 112 for Police, Ambulance and Fire from any phone (free)

  • GNR (police) Tel: 281 325 704
  • Bombeiros Tel: 281 322 122/3
  • Health Centre Tel: 281 370 275
  • District Hospital in Faro Tel: 289 891 100
  • Cruz Vermelha Portuguesa (Red Cross) in Faro Tel: 289 899 900
  • Farmácia Raposo in Conceição Tel: 281 370 116
  • Farmácia Picoito in Santa Luzia Tel: 281 324 085
  • Tourist Support Services Tel: 808 781 212

Note: Just remember, if you are calling from a foreign mobile phone in the Algarve, Portugal, you will need to dial 00351 in front of the numbers here.



Cabanas Tourist Information

Posto de Turismo de Tavira

Cabanas doesn’t have its own tourist information office, so the nearest one is Tavira:

Posto de Turismo de Tavira
Rua Galaria nº 9
8800-329 Tavira, Portugal.
Tel. 351 281 322 511


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