There are 7 ways to get from Alicante to Santiago de Compostela by plane, train, bus or car

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

Fly to Santiago de Compostela  •  3 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Alicante (ALC) to Santiago de Compostela (SCQ) ALC - SCQ

$43 - $199

6 alternative options

Fly to A Coruna, train  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Alicante (ALC) to A Coruna (LCG) ALC - LCG
  2. Take the train from A Coruna to Santiago de Compostela

$81 - $215

Fly to Vigo, train  •  7 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Alicante (ALC) to Vigo (VGO) ALC - VGO
  2. Take the train from Vigo Urzaiz to Santiago de Compostela

$74 - $197

Train via Madrid Chamartín  •  8 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Alacant-Terminal to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha Ave / ...
  2. Take the train from Madrid-Chamartin to Santiago de Compostela A

$131 - $177

Train  •  9 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Alacant-Terminal to Santiago de Compostela A

$120 - $150

Bus  •  17 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Alicante to Oviedo
  2. Take the bus from Oviedo to Santiago Ouibus

Drive  •  10 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Alicante to Santiago de Compostela 642.4 miles

$120 - $180

What companies run services between Alicante, Spain and Santiago de Compostela, Spain?

Vueling Airlines, Ryanair and Iberia fly from Alicante to Santiago de Compostela 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Alicante to Santiago de Compostela via Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, Madrid Atocha, Madrid Chamartín, and Madrid-Chamartin in around 8 h 56 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Alicante to Santiago de Compostela
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $370
Flights from Alicante to Santiago de Compostela via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Flights from Alicante to Santiago de Compostela via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $370
Flights from Alicante to Santiago de Compostela via Bilbao
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $370
Flights from Alicante to A Coruna via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $370
Flights from Alicante to A Coruna via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Flights from Alicante to A Coruna via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Flights from Alicante to A Coruna via Mahon, Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Flights from Alicante to A Coruna via Palma Mallorca, Sevilla
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Flights from Alicante to Vigo via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $340
Flights from Alicante to Vigo via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $450
Flights from Alicante to Vigo via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$95 - $340
Flights from Alicante to Vigo via Madrid, Valencia
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $340
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Alicante to Santiago de Compostela
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $370
Flights from Alicante to Santiago de Compostela via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $370
Flights from Alicante to A Coruna via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Flights from Alicante to A Coruna via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Flights from Alicante to A Coruna via Mahon, Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Flights from Alicante to A Coruna via Palma Mallorca, Sevilla
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Flights from Alicante to Vigo via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $450
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Alicante to Santiago de Compostela
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $370
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Alicante to Vigo via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $320
Train operators
Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from A Coruna to Santiago de Compostela
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Website
renfe.com
Train from Vigo Urzaiz to Santiago de Compostela
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $22
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Chamartin to Santiago de Compostela
Ave. Duration
5 h 9 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $85
Website
renfe.com
Train from Alacant-Terminal to Santiago de Compostela
Ave. Duration
9 h 59 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Website
renfe.com
Spanish Railways AVE
Website
renfe.com
Train from Alacant-Terminal to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Alicante and Santiago de Compostela is 847 km. The road distance is 1028 km.

The cheapest way to get from Alicante to Santiago de Compostela is to fly which costs 35€ - 170€ and takes 3 h 46 min.

The quickest way to get from Alicante to Santiago de Compostela is to fly which takes 3 h 46 min and costs 35€ - 170€.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Alacant-Terminal and arriving at Santiago de Compostela. Services depart twice a week, and operate Sunday. The journey takes approximately 9 h 59 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Alicante to Santiago de Compostela. However, there are services departing from Alicante and arriving at Santiago via Oviedo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 6 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 46 min to get from Alicante to Santiago de Compostela, including transfers.