How Much Does it Cost

The Algarve is one of Europe’s most popular holiday destinations. It is the ideal family location with magnificent beaches a huge variety of bars, restaurants, shops and attractions. While not as cheap as it used to be you can still stay and play in the Algarve while keeping to a budget. For your information and to help keep your budget on track we have compiled a price list of popular items, attractions and necessities to help you plan ahead.


FUEL

Petrol: Regular 95 €1.56
Diesel: Regular €1.35

Please note that petrol prices in Portugal vary week to week and there can be significant fluctuations over several months. The towns of Portimão and Tavira have the cheapest petrol in the Algarve (white brand petrol stations rather than brand stations).


PUBLIC TRANSPORT - click here for more details

Intercity Bus

Vai e Vem Portimão: €1.75 Ticket
 

€5.00 1 day pass unlimited travel on all routes

€8.50 Prepaid pass for 10 trips


 

Giro Albufeira: €1.40 Ticket valid for 1 hour
 

€4.00  1 day pass unlimited travel

€8.00  Prepaid pass for 10 trips

 
Onda Lagos: €1.20  Zone A: Ticket valid for 1 hour
 

€3.60  1 day pass unlimited travel all routes

€9.00  3 day pass

€15.00 5 day pass

Express Bus

Lagos to Seville EVA €21.00 One way
  €35.70 Return
 
Algarve to Lisbon EVA €20.00 One way
  €36.00 Return

Coastline Bus 

Lagos to Faro: €5.85 One way
  €11.70 Return
 
Tourist Pass:

€28.80 Valid for 3 days

€35.90 Valid for 7 days

Train

Express  Faro to Lisbon: €27.80 1st Class One Way
  €21.20 2nd Class One Way
 
Intercity Faro to Lisbon: €25.80 1st Class One Way
  €21.20 2nd Class One Way
 
Regional Faro to Lagos €7.20 One Way
 

TAXI - click here to view more details

Day time fare (06:00 hrs to 21:00 hrs): €3.90 + €0.90 per Km

Night time fare (21:00 hrs to 06:00 hrs)

Saturdays, Sundays and Bank Holidays

€4.68 + €1.08 per Km
 

ATTRACTIONS

Zoomarine:

On-Line Bookings

Adult: €28.00

Adult: €25.20

Child: €19.00

Child: €17.10

Senior: €19.00

Senior: €17.10

Transport can be arranged for a supplement

 

Slide & Splash:

Adult €25.00 Child: €18.00 Senior: €18.00

Family Special: 2 Adults + 1 child = €50.00

Transport can be arranged for a supplement

 
Aquashow Adult €22.95 Child: €15.30 Senior: €15.30

Family Special: 2 adults + 1 child = €45.90

Transport can be arranged for a supplement

 
Aqualand: Adult €22.00

Child 5-10  €16.00

Child 3-4    €8.00

Senior: €16.00
Transport can be arranged for a supplement
 
Lagos Zoo: Adult €16.00 Child (4 to 11): €12.00 Senior: €14.00
 

SUPERMARKET

1.5 Lt  7Up €1.19
2 Lt Coke a Cola €1.49
1 Lt Milk (fresh) €0.79
1.5Lt  Water €0.49
5 Lt  Water €1.29 (luso)
6 Pack Beer (Sagres) €4.19
1 Bottle Beer €0.70
1 Kg Sugar €0.99
1 Kg  Rice €1.08
1 Kg Bananas €0.99
250g Butter €1.38
500g Kellogs Corn Flakes €2.75
20 Lipton Tea bags €0.93
800g Aptamil Baby Milk €12.99
82 Pack DoDot Nappies 9-15kg €17.49
 

CAFÉ/COFFEE SHOP

Strong Black Coffee €0.55
Coffee with milk €1.00 - €1.50
Cake €0.75 - €1.00
Small bottle water €0.80 – €1.00

Prices current April 2013