Vila Real de Santo Antonio - Ayamonte Ferry

Vila Real de Santo Antonio - Ayamonte Ferry

The ferry across the River Guardiana from Vila Real de Santo Antonio in Portugal to Ayamonte in Spain takes 15 minutes.

The ferry is a pleasant way to commute between the two towns. Remember that Spain is an hour ahead of Portuguese time.

Vila Real de Santo Antonio - Ayamonte Ferry.
The ferry takes 15-20 minutes to make the crossing

Schedule

From April 1 until June 30, boats leave Vila Real de Santo Antonio at 8.45 am, 9.30 am, 10.30 am, 11.30 am, 12.30 pm, 1.30 pm, 2.30 pm, 3.30 pm, 4.30 pm, 5.30 pm and 7.00 pm.

Ferries from Ayamonte depart at 9.00 am, 10.00 am, 11.00 am, 12.00 pm, 1.00 pm, 3.00 pm, 3.00 pm, 4.00 pm, 5.00 pm, 6.00 pm, and 7.15 pm.

From July 1 until September 15th boats leave Vila Real de Santo Antonio every 30 minutes from 8.30 am until 9 pm; from Ayamonte there are boats every 30 minutes from 9 am until 9 pm (Spanish time).

From September 16 to March 31, boats leave Vila Real de Santo Antonio at 8.45 am, 9.30 am, 1 0.30 am, 11.30 am, 12.30 pm, 1.30 pm, 2.30 pm, 3.30 pm, 4.30 pm, and 6.00 pm. Ferries from Ayamonte depart at 9 am, 10.00 am, 11.00 am, 12.00 pm, 1.00 pm, 3.00 pm, 3.00 pm, 4.00 pm, 5.00 pm, and 6.15 pm.

See a pdf of the full timetable for boats leaving Vila Real de Santo Antonio in Portugal.

Vila Real de Santo Antonio - Ayamonte Ferry.
The ferry is a fun way to cross the Guadiana River between Spain and Portugal

Fares

The cost is 1.90 euros. Services on public holidays and Sundays are slightly reduced.

If you are visiting Ayamonte the website Info Ayamonte is useful.

Further upstream the Guadiana International Bridge carries the A22/A49 highway linking Spain and Portugal across the river.

It is the third-longest bridge in Portugal and is the work of Portuguese engineer, José Luis Câncio Martins.

Guadiana International Bridge
Guadiana International Bridge

Accommodation in Ayamonte & Vila Real Santo Antonio

Hotels in Ayamonte Spain - Booking.com

Hotels in Vila Real Santo Antonio Portugal - Booking.com

Accommodation in Portugal

Hotels in the Algarve - Booking.com

Hotels in Lisbon - Booking.com

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Hotels in Portugal - Booking.com

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