HOW TO GET TO ALGHERO
- from Cagliari: S.S. 131 (Carlo Felice); near the Santu Antine Nuraghe, turn onto S.S. 131 bis in the direction of Thiesi and continue to Alghero
- from Olbia: go to Codrongianus (S.S. 199 and 597) and then to Sassari on S.S. 131. From Sassari, take S.S. 127 bis to Alghero
- from Porto Torres: go to Sassari on S.S.131. Then take S.S.127 bis to Alghero.
By Bus (ARST – Sardinian Regional Transport Agency)
- info and schedules
ARST – Cagliari: tel. 070 4098222; 070 4098324; toll-free number 800865042. Tickets may also be purchased on board, with a surcharge.
- for information: Fds (Sardinian Railways), tel. 070 579301; 079 241303
Roads leading to the sea are almost all paved and well-marked: you will have no trouble reaching your favourite beach – you just have to take your pick!
SS 131, SS 597 and SS 199 are quiet roads where traffic flows without difficulty. In summer, avoid taking them during the hottest part of the day.
Warning: in summer and above all during the Ferragosto holiday and the preceding weekend, roads can be very crowded.
A helpful hint: early morning is the best time to travel.