Praia do Carvoeiro travel guide

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You're Going to Love Praia do Carvoeiro

With a population of 2,784, Praia do Carvoeiro is a must-see destination in Faro, Portugal.

When to visit Praia do Carvoeiro

Praia do Carvoeiro in January
Estimated hotel price
S$ 130
1 night at 3-star hotel
Praia do Carvoeiro in January
Estimated hotel price
S$ 130
1 night at 3-star hotel

How to Get to Praia do Carvoeiro

Plane

Although Praia do Carvoeiro doesn’t have its own airport, you can fly to Faro Algarve Airport (FAO), which is located 46 km from Praia do Carvoeiro.

Train

Comboios de Portugal is the only carrier operating train routes to Praia do Carvoeiro. The train journey from Praia do Carvoeiro to Lisbon takes 2h 52m and costs around S$ 16 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from Porto, expect to pay about S$ 40 for a 5h 51m trip.

Car

Another option to get to Praia do Carvoeiro is to pick up a car hire from Lisbon, which is about 188 km from Praia do Carvoeiro. You’ll find branches of Klass Wagen and Avis, among others, in Lisbon.

Bus

Several bus lines operate bus routes to Praia do Carvoeiro, including FlixBus, rede expressos and ALSA. From Lisbon, the bus ride to Praia do Carvoeiro takes 306 km and will cost you around S$ 13. From Porto, the ticket costs about S$ 19 for a journey of 748 km.

Plane

Although Praia do Carvoeiro doesn’t have its own airport, you can fly to Faro Algarve Airport (FAO), which is located 46 km from Praia do Carvoeiro.

Train

Comboios de Portugal is the only carrier operating train routes to Praia do Carvoeiro. The train journey from Praia do Carvoeiro to Lisbon takes 2h 52m and costs around S$ 16 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from Porto, expect to pay about S$ 40 for a 5h 51m trip.

Car

Another option to get to Praia do Carvoeiro is to pick up a car hire from Lisbon, which is about 188 km from Praia do Carvoeiro. You’ll find branches of Klass Wagen and Avis, among others, in Lisbon.

Bus

Several bus lines operate bus routes to Praia do Carvoeiro, including FlixBus, rede expressos and ALSA. From Lisbon, the bus ride to Praia do Carvoeiro takes 306 km and will cost you around S$ 13. From Porto, the ticket costs about S$ 19 for a journey of 748 km.

Airports near Praia do Carvoeiro

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Airlines serving Praia do Carvoeiro

Lufthansa
Good (4,686 reviews)
KLM
Good (843 reviews)
SWISS
Good (938 reviews)
British Airways
Good (4,724 reviews)
Turkish Airlines
Good (2,196 reviews)
Delta
Good (4,465 reviews)
Austrian Airlines
Good (471 reviews)
Iberia
Good (1,599 reviews)
Air France
Good (970 reviews)
Emirates
Excellent (2,110 reviews)
United Airlines
Good (4,951 reviews)
Qatar Airways
Good (2,376 reviews)
Brussels Airlines
Good (220 reviews)
Air Canada
Good (6,194 reviews)
Finnair
Good (786 reviews)
Scandinavian Airlines
Good (784 reviews)
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
Good (1,172 reviews)
Etihad Airways
Good (847 reviews)
Alaska Airlines
Excellent (5,897 reviews)
JetBlue
Good (1,553 reviews)
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Where to stay in Praia do Carvoeiro

From 5-star hotels such as the Tivoli Carvoeiro to great affordable options like the Colina da Lapa & Villas, Praia do Carvoeiro offers a range of accommodations for every taste. Average rates range from around S$ 178 per night for a double room in a 3-star hotel to S$ 297 and up for a 5-star experience.

Where to stay in popular areas of Praia do Carvoeiro

Most booked hotels in Praia do Carvoeiro

Vale da Lapa Village Resort
5 stars
Excellent (9.1, Excellent reviews)
S$ 280+
Tivoli Carvoeiro
5 stars
Excellent (8.9, Excellent reviews)
S$ 404+
RR Hotel da Rocha
4 stars
Excellent (8.8, Excellent reviews)
S$ 213+
Vale d'El Rei Hotel & Villas
4 stars
Excellent (8.7, Excellent reviews)
S$ 195+
Vale d'Oliveiras Quinta Resort & Spa
5 stars
Excellent (8.7, Excellent reviews)
S$ 221+
Vila Alba Resort
5 stars
Excellent (8.7, Excellent reviews)
S$ 281+

Hiring a car in Praia do Carvoeiro

Expect to pay S$ 2.49 per litre in Praia do Carvoeiro (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between S$ 29.87 and S$ 39.83. Compact (Audi Q2 or similar) is the most popular car type to hire in Praia do Carvoeiro, while also 87% cheaper than other types, on average.

Expect to pay S$ 2.49 per litre in Praia do Carvoeiro (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between S$ 29.87 and S$ 39.83. Compact (Audi Q2 or similar) is the most popular car type to hire in Praia do Carvoeiro, while also 87% cheaper than other types, on average.