Friday, 2 May 2008

Passenger & Car Ferry - Portimão - Madeira

Spanish ferry company, Naviera-Armas, are now accepting bookings on their website for a new weekly ferry service operating Portimão (Algarve) - Funchal (Madeira) - Tenerife (Canary Islands).

The schedule shown runs from 15th June 2008 and only runs up until 20th July, 2008.

Sailing time to Madeira is 21hrs and to Tenerife 42 hours.

Website is here:

The service atarted as indicated. Price for a return with an "airline" type seat reported at €164. Service reported to be only operating for 15 weeks over the summer.

Note: Regrettably, this ferry service was terminated in 2012!