Getting around

Bus & Train

Public transport is run by the bus company A.R.S.T.

Urban Public Transport

There are five daily bus routes that run through the different areas in town.

  • A.F. Alghero – Ospedale Marino - Fertilia
  • A.P. Alghero - Pietraia
  • A.C. Alghero – Carmine
  • L.V. Linea Verde
  • Al.F.A. - Alghero - Fertilia– Airport

You can buy bus tickets at all authorized retailers (tobacconist's and newsagent's) and at the ticket office within the “G. Manno' Public Gardens (on the corner of Via Catalogna and Via Cagliari).
Bus tickets must be validated by a machine found on each bus (if the validating machine is out of order, please ask the bus driver to validate your ticket manually).
Each ticket is per person and per ride and can not be purchased on board.

  • Single ride ticket € 1.00 (valid 90 minutes)
  • Day ticket € 2.50 (valid until 24.00 on the day of validation)
  • Ticket on board € 1.50 (valid 90 minutes, sold by the driver on board)

Public transport Town - Surrounding territory


The bus company A.R.S.T, managed by Fds, has created various routes connecting the town of Alghero to the main tourist attractions located in the surrounding territory.

  • Alghero - Porto Conte - Capo Caccia (Grotta di Nettuno)
    Capo Caccia (Grotta di Nettuno) - Porto Conte - Alghero
  • Alghero - Sella & Mosca (Necropoli di Anghelu Ruju) - San Marco (Zona Industriale)
  • Alghero _ Fertilia - Zirra (S.M. La Palma) - Porto Ferro - Villa Assunta

Terminal and ticket office

Inside “Giuseppe Manno' Public Gardens, via Catalogna (+39 079 95 01 79)

For more information on frequency and times:

ARST

Numero Verde 800 865 042
| W www.arst.sardegna.it


Intercity public transport

The bus company A.R.S.T, managed by Fds, also guarantees interurban transportation.
Main bus routes:

  • Alghero – Sassari
  • Alghero – Porto Torres
  • Alghero -- Villanova Monteleone – Bosa
  • Alghero --Uri - Ittiri
  • Alghero – Uri – Ittiri – Thiesi – Mores – Bonorva – Macomer - Abbasanta
  • Alghero Aeroporto – Alghero – Bosa Città – Bosa stazione FDS

Terminal and ticket office

Inside “Giuseppe Manno' Public Gardens, via Catalogna (+39 079 95 01 79)

For more information on frequency and times:

ARST

Numero Verde 800 865 042
| W www.arst.sardegna.it


Trains

This form of public transport connects Alghero to one of Sardinia's main towns, Sassari.
From here, all departing trains link the Province of Sassari to the rest of the island.
Alghero's train station is located in the “Pietraia' area (via Don Minzoni)

En route to Sassari, the train stops at the following stations:

Punta Moro - Mamuntanas - Olmedo - Arcone - San Giorgio - Molafà

Ticket: € 2.20 (one way) - € 3.80 (return ticket)

For more information on frequency and times:

Train Station

T + 39 079 95 07 85


Alghero Town Tourist Information Office

Piazza Porta Terra, 9
T + 39 079 97 90 54

You may find more information on times and frequency at the information office.