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Portimao Algarve in November

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Portimao Algarve in November

We're considering the second week in November. We might stay at Torre Verde-Tres Castelos, any opinions?

We will be in Marbella for a week and then to Portugal for a week. Are there trains that go from Marbella to Portimao Algarve? Does anyone know how long the trip would be? We're having a struggle figuring out how the rail systems work. Any advice would be greatly appreciated. Thanks, Linda

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1. Re: Portimao Algarve in November

You cannot get direct from Marbella to Portugal.

Would have to get bus into Malaga city - good hours journey - then get train to Seville (another 2-2.5 hours).

From Seville there is an infrequent service into Portugal but service stops at Faro where you would have to change for another train to Portimao. Probably another 3 hours from Seville.

Would be a long and tiring journey - allowing for changes porbably 7 or 8 hours. We did a similar journey yesterday by car - Tavira in Portugal (an hour nearer the Spanish border than Portimao) to our home here east of Malaga;K stopped once for just 15 minutes and the trip took 5 hours.

Will be driving to Portimao in September and are going to break the journey overnight somewhere.

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