Getting to Skydive Algarve

10 Minutes from the Beach

By Air

The closest airport to Skydive Algarve is Faro (FAO) – about 65km / 40 mins by car.
You can fly to Faro from most countries via international and budget airlines.

Lisbon Airport is about 300km / 3 hours drive away.
TAP Air Portugal offer domestic flights from Lisbon to Faro.

By Train

The closest train station is Portimão

Algarve Trains  Lagos > Portimão- Faro – Vila Real de Santo António > Lagos

Travelling from Lisbon Airport to Skydive Algarve by train

Take the metro from the airport three stops to the Oriente Station. 

For trains click here.

Both Intercidades (IC) and high speed Alfa-Pendular (AP) services operate from Lisbon Gare Oriente Station.

To travel from the Airport to Lisbon Sete-Rios/Metro Jardim Zoologico take the Aerobus Line 2 Bus from outside the main arrivals hall at the Airport. – Click here.

You can pick up a taxi or a bus from Portimao to Alvor, or we can arrange a private transfer for you.

By Bus

The closest bus stop to Skydive Algarve is in Alvor.
Algarve bus timetable
Faro > Quarteira > Vilamoura > Albufeira > Arm. De Pera > Lagoa > Portimão > Praia da Rocha > Lagos

For the bus route 12 Monday – Friday click here.

BUS to Portimao from lisbon

Operates buses from Lisbon Gare Oriente Rail/Bus Station to Portimao. Take the Metro three stops from the Airport.
Operate from Lisbon Sete Rios Bus Station.

From Faro airport

Private transfer

The simplest and quickest option is by private transfer- we work with Black & White transfers- just email us to info@skydivealgarve.com with your arrival date and time and we will book it for you. You will be met at Faro airport Arrivals and taken directly to your hotel or the DZ (as you wish). Free water and wifi is supplied.

The cheapest option however is if you book a shared shuttle bus- you can book this yourself online with various local companies. The shuttle will carry several passengers and stop at various resorts on the way and will be a considerably longer journey time than the private transfer.

Car Hire

The best way for most to travel to Skydive Algarve is by car.
We work with a Car Hire company at Faro Airport and we can make the reservation for you. Please complete your details below.

Click to View Rates and Additional Info

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