Privacy Policy

Who we are

Direct Algarve Shuttle® is a registered trademark in Portugal, belonging to a company registered in Portugal, Wild Percentage, Unip., Lda, RNVAT Nº8275, with registered office at Rua Matias Fernandes de Oliva Lote 5, 3-A, 8005-264 Faro.

About this Privacy Policy, only the English version is legally binding.

This policy (together with our Terms and Conditions and any other documents to which they refer) sets out the basis on which any personal data we collect about you and/or that you provide to us will be processed.

This policy applies to all digital platforms owned by Direct Algarve Shuttle®.

The privacy of our users is extremely important to us and we have established this privacy policy to inform you about our practices with regard to the collection, use and protection of the personal data of visitors and customers of our platform.

We consider personal data to be all data that allows identifying the user individually, such as name, e-mail address, telephone number, address, etc.

What personal data we collect

Direct Algarve Shuttle® may collect and process the following data:

– The data you provide us when filling out any of the forms on our website that include personal data.
– Records of any communication between you and our website and platforms.
– Data obtained when you click or access certain contents on our website or platforms or in the emails we send you.
– Data about your device and network connection, including, where available, your IP address, operating system, browser information, screen size, etc., as well as data obtained from “cookies”.
– Direct Algarve Shuttle® does not request or collect any personal data to search or obtain a quote for services.

Use of Data

Direct Algarve Shuttle® uses the data it collects to:

– Fulfill your purchases.
– Verify access to certain parts of our website and platforms.
– Allow communication between our partners and customers.
– Check if the user clicked on or accessed certain content on our website and platforms or in the emails we sent.
– Improve our services.
– Compile reports.

Data Sharing and Disclosure

Data Storage

All data present on our platforms is stored on our secure servers located in the European Union.

This data may be transferred and/or stored outside the servers mentioned above by the Direct Algarve Shuttle® team or by third-party workers hired by us.

Regardless of where your data is stored, we will always take the necessary steps to fully protect it.

This privacy policy, described here, may be updated with or without prior notice, depending on the existence of significant changes in the way we collect, process and/or use your personal data.


When visitors leave comments on the site, we collect the data shown in the comments form, as well as the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help detect spam.

An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) can be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.


If you leave a comment on our site, you can choose to save your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so you don’t have to fill in your details again when you leave.

ar another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

If you visit our login page, we will set a temporary cookie to determine whether your browser accepts cookies. This cookie does not contain personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set several cookies to store your login information and your screen display options. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for one year. If you select “Remember me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be stored in your browser. This cookie does not include personal data and only indicates the ID of the article you have just edited. Expires after 1 day.

Embedded Content from Other Websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (eg videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from another s sites behaves in the same way as if the visitor had visited the other site.

These sites may collect data about you, use cookies, incorporate additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that site.

Period of retention of your data

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so that we can automatically recognize and approve any follow-up comments instead of keeping them in a moderation queue.

For users who register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information you provide in your user profile. All users can view, edit or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Site administrators can also view and edit this information.

Your rights over your data

If you have an account on this site or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we delete any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data that we are required to keep for administrative, legal or security purposes.

Changes and Updates

You can, through the means provided by us on our website and platforms, access, update and/or change some of the data we collect about you.

This privacy policy, described here, may be updated with or without prior notice, depending on the existence of significant changes in the way we collect, process and/or use your personal data.