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Lagos <> Bensafrim <> Aljezur <> Odeceixe Route 79

The information has been obtained from printed timetables and other local sources (like taking the bus) and is given in good faith.
Bus service from 20th December 2021 until further notice.  Weekend service on route 79 suspended
The route / line number may not always be shown on the front of the bus!

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FOR REDE EXRESSOS PLEASE CHECK AT THEIR WEBSITE BEFORE MAKING TRAVEL PLANS
THEIR TIMES AND TICKETS ARE CONFIRMED ONE MONTH IN ADVANCE

Operated by VAMUS or Rede-Expressos (journeys marked RX) for which different tickets are needed
§ For more buses between Lagos and Bensafrim, click here.
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MFO - bus runs Mondays to Fridays only, except holidays
NSC - THIS BUS RUNS ONLY ON WEEKDAYS AND ONLY WHEN SCHOOLS ARE CLOSED
SCH - bus runs on Schooldays only  XXX - runs on Mondays and Fridays only, except holidays
This bus runs right up into the relatively unspoiled area of the Alentejo Coast National Park
There are two local buses each weekday connecting Odeceixe with places further north. Details here.
Bus 74 runs five times on SCHOOLDAYS ONLY between Aljezur, Vale da Telha and Arrifana
Journeys on Rede-Expressos are much more expensive than by the other buses.
Tickets must be obtained before boarding.
↓ - bus does NOT stop here  *** this bus runs FIVE minutes later on schooldays
### this bus runs TEN minutes later on schooldays

Days of operation
XXX Daily
RX
MFO
SCH
Daily
RX
Daily
RX
MFO
***
Daily
RX
SCH SCH MFO
###
Lagos Bus Terminal# Route 0830 0830 0915 0900 1115 1345 1520 1640 ---
1830
Portelas § 22 0840 0925 1355 1645 ---
1835
Bensafrim § VDB
0850 0935 1405 1655 ---
1845
Monte Ruivo 0840 0905 0950 1420 1715
---
1905
Alfambras 0845 0910 0955 1425 1720 ---
1910
Aljezur Largo Mercado 0853 0905 0920 1005 0935 1150 1435 1555 1730 1840
1920
Igreja Nova --- 0922 1007 to to 1437 to
1732 1842
1922
Aljezur schools --- to Lisbon Lisbon 1440 Lisbon 1735 1844
Carrascalinho --- Lisbon via via 1446 via 1742 1851
1929
Rogil --- via 0931 1016 Vila Vila 1451 Sines 1747 1856
1934
Maria Vinagre --- Santiago 0937 1022 Nova Nova 1457 and 1753 1902
1940
Malhadais --- Cacém Milfontes Milfontes 1503 Santiago 1759 1908
1946
Odeceixe (see note) --- 0920 0945 1030 0950 1205 1508 Cacém 1805 1913
1951

Days of operation SCH
SCH
SCH
NSC
SCH Daily
RX
XXX MFO
===
MFO SCH
Daily
RX
Daily
RX
Odeceixe (see note) 0650 ---
0710
0710
1015 From --- 1200 1700 1810
1920 2105
Malhadais 0655 ---
0715
0715
1020 Lisbon --- 1205 From From
Maria Vinagre 0702 ---
0722
0722
1027 via --- 1212 1708 1818
Lisbon Lisbon
Rogil 0708 ---
0728
0728
1033 Santiago --- 1218 1714 1824
via via
Carrascalinho 0713 ---
0733
0733
1038 Cacém --- 1223 Vila Santiago
Aljezur schools ---
0740
0740
1045 and Route
Nova Cacém
Igreja Nova 0721 0738
0742
1047 Sines 22 1231 1723 1833
Milfontes
Aljezur Largo Mercado 0722 0740
0744
0744
1049 1205 1232 1233 1725 1835
1935 2120
Alfambras 0731 ---
0754
1059 1240 1243 1735 ---
Monte Ruivo 0735 ---
0759
1104 1245 1248 1740 ---
Bensafrim § 0755 ---
0819
1124 VDB 1308 1800 ---
Portelas § 0800 ---
0824
1129 --- 1313 1805 ---
Lagos Bus Terminal# 0810 0824
---
0829
1134 1240 --- 1323 1810 ---
2010 2155
TIMETABLE NOTES

=== The 1200 bus from Odeceixe arrives at Lagos five minutes earlier when schools are closed

VDB - to or from Vila do Bispo via the N268 road. Complete times here.
These buses run only on Mondays and Fridays, except holidays

§ For more buses between Lagos and Bensafrim, click here.
# Outbound buses (except those shaded purple) also stop along the Esplanade, on the side nearest the river, at Infante and the other stops.
Inbound buses continue along the Esplanade to Infante; these stops are nearer the town centre
Lagos Bus Terminal is about 5 minutes walk from the Railway Station over a bridge across the river and past the Marina.
This is a lifting bridge for boats and could rise up in front of you, so beware if time is tight!
There are buses every 30/60 minutes from the station into town on weekdays. Weekend service is both irregular and infrequent.

WEEKDAY BUS CONNECTIONS AT ODECEIXE operated by Rodovario do Alentejo

None of these buses run at weekends or on public holidays.

There are  buses at 1030 and 1750 (school holidays) or 1800 (schooldays) from Odeceixe to Santiago de Cacém via São Téotonio and Odemira.

In the reverse direction buses leave Santiago do Cacém at 0705 (schooldays) or 0715 (School holidays) arriving in Odeceixe at 0955; also at 1340 arriving at 1545
The (1750) 1800 bus from Odeceixe also runs via Sines at 1955, as does the 0705 / 0715 bus from Santiago do Cacém stopping at Sines 0730 / 0740.
Those journeys via Sines cannot be found on the website's timetable search!

  See these pages for those times in detail :
Linha 8923 - ODECEIXE - ODEMIRA - CERCAL - SINES- SANTIAGO CACÉM
Linha 8942 - ODECEIXE - ODEMIRA - TARRO - SANTIAGO DO CACÉM


RX - this is a long-distance coach (bus) to or from Lisbon. Check the website for more information.
The 1520 from Lagos starts in Portimão at 1500; the 1240 arrival in Lagos continues to Portimão arriving at 1300.
  Tickets for Rede Expressos MUST be obtained before boarding either at the website or at the bus station.

General information about buses in and around Lagos here.

For a list of all the timetables on the site, click here
For an alphabetical list of places in the Algarve, click here
For some important general notes about buses in the Algarve, click here
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