Useful information for a trip to Ferragudo

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Ferragudo – Useful Information

Here you can find lots of useful information about Ferragudo in western Algarve, Portugal! Plan your route from Faro to Ferragudo, with the distance from Faro Airport to Ferragudo and the costs of travelling by train, bus or taxi. Print off useful telephone numbers for Ferragudo to take with you on holiday, see where the tourist information office is, where Ferragudo supermarkets are and even what time they open!

Ferragudo Travel

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

  • Distance from Faro Airport to Ferragudo: 63 km
  • Travel from Faro to Ferragudo by Train: 5,80€ (regional train)
  • Travel from Faro to Ferragudo by Bus: No direct bus; need to go to Portimão (5.45€ ) and change to Ferragudo (2.20€)
  • Travel from Faro to Ferragudo by Taxi: 63€ / 80€ for a 4 or 6 seater Mon-Fri 6am-9pm (78€ / 97€ outside this time and bank 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 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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If you want to book Algarve car hire to travel to Ferragudo then it couldn’t be easier! Simply collect your car from Faro Airport and choose the A22 motorway (a toll road) or the secondary N125 road to Ferragudo in western Algarve.

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Useful Telephone Numbers for Ferragudo

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

  • Health Centre : Tel. 282 461 361
  • Hospital (Portimão): Tel. 282 450 300
  • Pharmacy Oliveira Martins: Tel. 282 461 232
  • Red Cross in Faro: Tel. 289 899 900
  • GNR (police) Portimão: Tel.282 420 750
  • Bombeiros (Portimão): Tel. 282 420 130
  • Taxis: Tel. 919 471 929
  • 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.



Ferragudo Tourist Information Office

The nearest tourist offices to Ferragudo are:

Portimão Tourist Information Office – ‘Posto de Turismo do Portimão’
Avenida Zeca Afonso 
Portimão, 8500-516
Algarve, Portugal
Telephone: 282 470 717

Carvoeiro Tourist Information Office – ‘Posto de Turismo do Carvoeiro’
Praia do Carvoeiro
Carvoeiro, Lagoa
Algarve, Portugal
Tel. 351 282 357 728



Ferragudo Supermakets

  • E.Leclerc in Parchal – CLOSED in 2010.
  • Lidl – Rua Foz do Arade, Parchal – Opening hours daily (including Sundays and holidays): 8.00h to 21.00h

Popular activities here in Ferragudo