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Duration 2 days 2h
Distance 642.3 km
Average price 84€
Frequency 5/week

Trip overview

The train between Santander and Porto takes 2 days 2h. The train runs, on average, 5 times per week from Santander to Porto. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train

  1. Santander
  2. Segovia Guiomar
  3. Vigo Guixar
  4. Porto
13h 50m
69€ - 93€

Santander to Porto train times

Trains run five times a week between Santander and Porto. The service departs Santander at 07:05 in the morning, which arrives into Porto at 10:20. All services require a transfer, and take on average 2 days 2h. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
These schedules are estimated: The schedules shown above are estimated schedules based on typical services on the average day and may vary depending on when you plan to travel. Please make sure you confirm the departure/arrival times and availability with the operator before planning your trip.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Santander to Porto? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

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No, there is no direct train from Santander to Porto. However, there are services departing from Santander and arriving at Porto - Campanha via Segovia Guiomar and Vigo Guixar. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13h 50m.

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The distance between Santander and Porto is 472 km. The road distance is 642.3 km.

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Santander to Porto train services, operated by Renfe Viajeros, depart from Santander station.

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Santander to Porto train services, operated by Renfe Viajeros, arrive at Porto - Campanha station.

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Porto is 1h behind Santander. It is currently 5:45 AM in Santander and 4:45 AM in Porto.

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What companies run services between Santander and Porto?

You can take a train from Santander to Porto via Segovia Guiomar and Vigo Guixar in around 13h 50m.
Train operators
Renfe Viajeros
Ave. Duration
3h 41m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
24€ - 35€

Spain's excellent and extensive rail system connects cities across Spain and into neighbouring countries. Renfe's high-speed AVE trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. All medium- and long-distance trains require a seat reservation; ticket sales for these trains usually open 30-60 days before travel. Most Renfe trains have two classes: Turista (2nd class) and Preferente (1st class), although some AVE trains offer Turista Plus. There is free WiFi for Preferente passengers and for those with a +Renfe loyalty card.

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Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Santander to Segovia Guiomar
Ave. Duration
3h 41m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
24€ - 35€
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Train from Segovia Guiomar to Vigo Guixar
Ave. Duration
5h 47m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Train from Vigo Guixar to Porto - Campanha
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
14€ - 18€
Website
Renfe Viajeros

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