There are 11 ways to get from Paris to Santander by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, bus via Bordeaux City Center  •  7 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Montparnasse to Bordeaux-St-Jean Tgv
  2. Take the bus from Bordeaux City Center to Bilbao
  3. Take the bus from Bilbao to Santander

$121 - $138

Cheapest option

Bus FlixBus  •  13 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Santander, Santander 783

$55 - $95

9 alternative options

Train, bus  •  8 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Montparnasse to Hendaye Tgv
  2. Take the bus from San Sebastián to Santander Ouibus

$156 - $174

Train  •  13 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Montparnasse to Hendaye Tgv
  2. Take the train from Amara-Donostia to Zazpikaleak-Bilbao Fcc
  3. Take the train from Bilbao to Santander (FEVE)

$167 - $185

Bus Iberocoach  •  14 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris - Porte de Charenton to Bilbao - Estación de Autobuses de Bilbao
  2. Take the bus from Bilbao to Santander Ouibus

$95 - $110

Drive  •  9 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Paris to Santander 636.4 miles

$130 - $200

Fly Paris Orly to Biarritz, bus  •  6 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Biarritz (BIQ) ORY - BIQ
  2. Take the bus from Biarritz - Aéroport to San Sebastián
  3. Take the bus from Hernani to Santander

$70 - $317

Fly Paris Orly to Santander  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Santander (SDR) ORY - SDR

$134 - $582

Fly Paris Orly to Bilbao, bus  •  5 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Bilbao (BIO) ORY - BIO
  2. Take the bus from Bilbao to Santander

$60 - $278

Fly Paris CDG to Bilbao, bus  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Bilbao (BIO) CDG - BIO
  2. Take the bus from Bilbao to Santander

$72 - $260

Fly Paris CDG to Biarritz, bus  •  6 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Biarritz (BIQ) CDG - BIQ
  2. Take the bus from Biarritz - Aéroport to San Sebastián
  3. Take the bus from Hernani to Santander

$72 - $259

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Paris to Santander is to bus which costs 50€ - 85€ and takes 13 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Paris to Santander is to fly and bus which takes 5 h 56 min and costs 50€ - 250€.

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The distance between Paris and Santander is 764 km. The road distance is 1018 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h 54 min to get from Paris to Santander, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Paris, Paris and arriving at Santander, Santander. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 13 h 35 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Paris to Santander. However, there are services departing from Paris Montparnasse and arriving at Santander (FEVE) via Hendaia, Amara-Donostia and Bilbao. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 27 min.

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What companies run services between Paris, France and Santander, Spain?

You can take a train from Paris to Santander via Hendaye, Hendaia, Amara-Donostia, Zazpikaleak-Bilbao, and Bilbao in around 13 h 27 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Paris to Santander once daily. Tickets cost $55 - $95 and the journey takes 13 h 35 min. ALSA also services this route once daily.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Biarritz
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $440
Flights from Paris Orly to Biarritz via Marseille
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$50 - $440
Flights from Paris Orly to Biarritz via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $440
Flights from Paris CDG to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $650
Flights from Paris CDG to Biarritz
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $600
Flights from Paris CDG to Biarritz via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Santander via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Paris Orly to Santander via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Paris Orly to Santander via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Paris Orly to Santander via Palma Mallorca, Barcelona
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Paris Orly to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $260
Flights from Paris Orly to Bilbao via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $350
Flights from Paris CDG to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Biarritz
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $440
Flights from Paris Orly to Biarritz via Marseille
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$50 - $440
Flights from Paris Orly to Biarritz via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $440
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Santander via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Paris Orly to Santander via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Paris Orly to Santander via Palma Mallorca, Barcelona
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Paris Orly to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $260
Flights from Paris Orly to Bilbao via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $350
Flights from Paris CDG to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Bilbao via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Paris CDG to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $350
Flights from Paris CDG to Biarritz
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Paris Montparnasse to Bordeaux-St-Jean
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $120
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$100 - $120
1st Class
$140 - $200
Train from Paris Montparnasse to Hendaye
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$140 - $170
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$140 - $170
1st Class
$190 - $280
Euskotren
Website
euskotren.eus
Train from Amara-Donostia to Zazpikaleak-Bilbao
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
euskotren.eus
Renfe Feve
Phone
+34 912320320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Bilbao to Santander (FEVE)
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
renfe.com
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Bordeaux City Center to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Bilbao to Santander
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
Ouibus
Bus from San Sebastián to Santander
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Biarritz - Aéroport to San Sebastián
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Hernani to Santander
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Paris, Paris to Santander, Santander
Ave. Duration
13 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Iberocoach
Phone
(+351) 253 267 730
Website
iberocoach.com
Bus from Paris - Porte de Charenton to Bilbao - Estación de Autobuses de Bilbao
Ave. Duration
12 h 48 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $110
Website
iberocoach.com

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