Faro Airport private taxis  transfers to & from Alvor

Meet & greet service for private transport between Faro Airport and your final destination in Alvor. Exclusive arrival & departure airport transfers on quality taxis, minibuses and coaches with friendly drivers at the best prices. Easy online booking with immediate confirmation and no sign-in required.

  • Official supplier
  • Premium vehicles
  • English speaking polite chauffeurs
  • Meet & greet with luggage assistance
  • Private & direct transport - not shared
  • Free WiFi on-board
  • Free booster & baby seats
  • Diligent & punctual service
  • Excellent value for money
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Alvor, Portimao

Located inside the Portimao municipality in the Western Algarve area, Alvor stays about 75 Km from Faro airport and transfer time takes approximately 55 min, depending on the exact location of your hotel in Alvor and traffic conditions. This page provides insightful information and prices regarding the two most common transport options from Faro Airport to Alvor, so you know what to expect upon your arrival at Faro Airport and to help you decide between a regular public taxi or a private airport transfer to Alvor.

Algarve map, Alvor
Algarve map with the location of Alvor inside the Portimao municipality - approximately 75 Km from Faro airport.
Alvor, Portimao

Transport options from Faro Airport to Alvor

Travelling to the Algarve soon and searching for ground transportation from Faro Airport straight to your holiday accommodation in Alvor? Because there are no train nor public bus connections from Faro Airport to Alvor - only possible from Faro city centre, 8 Km away from the airport - basically you have two options: arrange for a private taxi transfer to Alvor or take a regular public taxi to Alvor. The first needs to pre-booked online prior to your arrival while the second doesn't but is subject to availability upon your arrival and implies waiting time at the airport taxi rank.

Faro Airport ⇄ Alvor: price comparison between a private taxi transfer and a regular public taxi
Nr. of Passengers Private taxi transfer Public taxi
up to 4 PAX 54€ 77€
5 to 8 PAX 65€ 98€
9 to 16 PAX 110€ not possible
16 to 24 PAX 173€ not possible
25 to 49 PAX 263€ not possible
Public taxi prices represent an estimate of the final total value. Private taxi transfer prices are fixed for any given address in Alvor.

Private transfers vs. public taxis to Alvor:

In general, the private transfer prices are considerably lower than public taxis and you get a more personalized, faster and hassle free transport alternative to Alvor - meet & greet service with fixed rates for the entire Alvor area regardless of the exact address of your hotel or journey duration.

Unlike public taxis, the private transfer service also provides minibuses and coaches for bigger groups with more than 8 passengers. And for those travelling with infants, the pre-booked transfer service is definitely a better choice in terms of children safety equipment on-board the vehicles.

For a more in-depth comparison between public and private taxis between Faro airport and Alvor, highlighting side-by-side the main differences between each service, please refer to the private vs. public taxis comparison table.

Public taxis: Faro Airport ⇄ Alvor

Standard public taxis at Faro Airport, as in the rest of Portugal apply variable fares based on travelled kilometres and taxi idle time. The rate also varies according to the time of day and taxi passenger capacity. For this reason the price of a public taxi from Faro Airport to Alvor shown on this page is an estimate of the final total cost, as it may vary depending on the exact address of your hotel in Alvor and traffic conditions. The following table gives you an idea of the charges applied and an estimate for the total cost should you decide to take a cab between Faro Airport and Alvor.

Faro Airport ⇄ Alvor: public taxi fares / charges and estimated total price
Fare / Charge 4 PAX Public Taxi 8 PAX Public Taxi
Taxi start / minimum fare 3,25€ 3,25€
Taxi fare per km 0,94€ / Km 1,21€ / Km
Taxi fare per idle time 0,25€ / min 0,25€ / min
Use of the taxi boot / luggage compartment 1,60€ 1,60€
Estimated total cost to Alvor 77€ 98€

Public taxis to Alvor - be aware that:

The estimated total cost assumes a taxi journey under normal traffic conditions.

The above taxi fares to Alvor increase by 20% on nightime services between 9PM and 6AM, on weekends and holidays.

Public taxis are in average 20% more expensive than pre-booking a private airport transfer.

During the summer months Faro Airport stays very busy and the waiting time at the taxi rank increases significantly.

Bigger sized public taxis up to 8 passengers are not as frequent as the 4 passenger taxis. So if your travel group is over 4 persons you might end up having to take two separate cabs and pay twice the value to get everyone to Alvor.

Private taxi transfers: Faro Airport ⇄ Alvor

Forget struggling with luggage and the heat in the waiting lines of Faro Airport taxi rank. There's a faster, more comfortable and yet very affordable transport alternative: online booking of private taxi transfers from Faro Airport to Alvor. Meet & greet service carried out by professional drivers on a range of quality, modern transfer vehicles ready for different group sizes and luggage requirements - sedans, vans, minibuses and coaches. Reliable and economical hotel transfers, transport to private villas or any given address in Alvor that will you save you money and precious holiday time in the Algarve. See the section how it works for more service details. We will be very pleased to welcome you at Faro Airport.

Private transfers to Alvor - the best value for money option!

Air conditioning available on all vehicles to deal with the Algarve hot summer temperatures.

Free Wi-Fi available on-board all vehicles.

Travelling with infants? Appropriate safety seats - baby seats or booster seats - will be pre-installed in your transfer vehicle free of charge.

Meet & greet and luggage assistance by professional, courteous English speaking chauffeurs with complimentary wait time on flight delays included.

Luggage items only limited to the vehicle size and no extra charge is applied for using the car boot as it happens with regular public taxis.

  • Low cost taxi transfers

    Low cost taxi transfers

    • x 4
    • x 8

    54€

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  • Spacious MPVs

    Spacious MPVs

    • x 4
    • x 8

    60€

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  • Roomy, big vans

    Roomy, big vans

    • x 8
    • x 20

    65€

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  • Executive / vip sedans

    Executive / vip sedans

    • x 3
    • x 6

    75€

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  • Premium minivans

    Premium minivans

    • x 6
    • x 12

    85€

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  • Minibuses - people carriers

    Minibuses - people carriers

    • x 16
    • x 32

    110€

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  • Superior minibuses

    Superior minibuses

    • x 16
    • x 32

    125€

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  • Small buses / coaches

    Small buses / coaches

    • x 24
    • x 48

    173€

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  • Large buses / coaches

    Large buses / coaches

    • x 49
    • x 100

    263€

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Hotel transfers: Alvor

Private taxis from Faro airport straight to your hotel in Alvor - not shared and no stops en-route. The best transport option for your arrival and departure airport transfers in the Algarve, especially for those passengers with early morning flights at Faro airport. Transport for your travel group only, charged per transfer vehicle, not per passenger as in a shared shuttle service. Here follows a table with our transfer prices to popular hotels and resorts in Alvor:

Faro Airport ⇄ Alvor: hotel transfer prices - private taxis with fixed fares, all inclusive rates
Faro Airport to hotel / resort up to 4 PAX 5 to 8 PAX 9 to 16 PAX
Alvor Ardemar 54€ 65€ 110€
Alvor Baia Resort Hotel 54€ 65€ 110€
Alvormar 54€ 65€ 110€
Apartamentos Santa Teresinha 54€ 65€ 110€
Clube Alvor Ria Vista Mar 54€ 65€ 110€
Clube Alvorferias 54€ 65€ 110€
Dunas Apartments 54€ 65€ 110€
Dunas do Alvor - Torralvor 54€ 65€ 110€
Luna Alvor Bay 54€ 65€ 110€
Luna Alvor Village 54€ 65€ 110€
Pestana Alvor Atlantico Residences - Beach Suites 54€ 65€ 110€
Pestana Alvor Park Hotel 54€ 65€ 110€
Pestana Alvor Praia Premium Beach & Golf Resort 54€ 65€ 110€
Pestana Alvor South Beach 54€ 65€ 110€
Pestana Delfim Beach & Golf Resort 54€ 65€ 110€
Pestana Dom Joao II 54€ 65€ 110€
Prainha Club Resort 54€ 65€ 110€
Torralta 54€ 65€ 110€
Villa Nautilus 54€ 65€ 110€
Vitor's Plaza 54€ 65€ 110€
Yellow Alvor Garden 54€ 65€ 110€

Transfer prices to Alvor and the Portimao area

Faro Airport ⇄ Alvor: private taxi transfer prices to Alvor and nearby destinations - fixed fares, all inclusive rates
Faro airport taxi / transfer to up to 4 PAX 5 to 8 PAX Travel distance / time
Alvor 54€ 65€ 75 Km / 55 mins
Morgado do Reguengo 54€ 65€ 72 Km / 74 mins
Penina 54€ 65€ 68 Km / 63 mins
Portimao 54€ 65€ 64 Km / 65 mins
Praia da Rocha 54€ 65€ 73 Km / 56 mins
Praia do Vau 54€ 65€ 75 Km / 60 mins