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There are 9 ways to get from Almeirim to Santiago de Compostela by train, towncar, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  8h 15m

  1. Take the train from Santarem to Porto - Campanha Ic
  2. Take the train from Porto - Campanha to Vigo Guixar Ic
  3. Take the train from Vigo Urzaiz to Santiago De Compostela

€50 - €66

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Bus  •  10h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Santarem to Fatima RedeExpressos
  2. Take the bus from Fátima Bus Terminal to Santiago de Compostela

€34 - €42

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Train, towncar  •  9h 58m

  1. Take the train from Entroncamento to Porto - Campanha Ic / ...
  2. Take a town car from Porto Airport to Santiago de Compostela

€243 - €303

Drive  •  4h 40m

  1. Drive from Almeirim to Santiago de Compostela 478 km

€55 - €85

Train, fly to Porto, towncar  •  7h 9m

  1. Take the train from Santarem to Lisboa - Oriente
  2. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Porto (OPO) LIS - OPO
  3. Take a town car from Porto Airport to Santiago de Compostela

€255 - €402

Train, fly to Santiago de Compostela  •  5h 48m

  1. Take the train from Santarem to Lisboa - Oriente
  2. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Santiago de Compostela (SCQ) LIS - SCQ

€108 - €902

Train, fly to A Coruna  •  8h 50m

  1. Take the train from Santarem to Lisboa - Oriente
  2. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to A Coruna (LCG) LIS - LCG
  3. Take the train from La Coruna-San Cristobal to Santiago De Compostela

€62 - €115

Train, fly to Vigo  •  9h 20m

  1. Take the train from Santarem to Lisboa - Oriente
  2. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Vigo (VGO) LIS - VGO
  3. Take the train from Vigo Urzaiz to Santiago De Compostela

€68 - €175

Bus, towncar  •  8h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Santarem to Fatima
  2. Take a town car from Fátima to Porto Airport
  3. Take a town car from Porto Airport to Santiago de Compostela

€426 - €530

Portugal → Spain
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International entry into Spain from Portugal

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Portugal
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
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  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands
  • Health screen upon arrival
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  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
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  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands
  • Health screen upon arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 7 in quarantine
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  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Spain from Portugal.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Nationwide control measures in place
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Santiago de Compostela is 112.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Santiago de Compostela is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Santiago de Compostela is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 112.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Portugal from Spain.

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Last updated: 31 Jul 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Almeirim to Santiago de Compostela is to bus, which costs €30 - €45 and takes 10h 55m.

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The quickest way to get from Almeirim to Santiago de Compostela is to drive which costs €55 - €85 and takes 4h 40m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Almeirim to Santiago de Compostela. However, there are services departing from Almeirim and arriving at Santiago de Compostela via Santarem and Fátima Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 55m.

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The distance between Almeirim and Santiago de Compostela is 408 km. The road distance is 478 km.

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The best way to get from Almeirim to Santiago de Compostela without a car is to train which takes 8h 15m and costs €50 - €70.

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It takes approximately 8h 15m to get from Almeirim to Santiago de Compostela, including transfers.

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Almeirim to Santiago de Compostela bus services, operated by Rede Expressos, depart from Santarem station.

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The best way to get from Almeirim to Santiago de Compostela is to train which takes 8h 15m and costs €50 - €70. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €30 - €45 and takes 10h 55m.

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The quickest flight from Lisbon Airport to Porto Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Almeirim to Santiago de Compostela bus services, operated by Rede Expressos, arrive at Santiago de Compostela station.

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Map of how to get from Almeirim to Santiago de Compostela.
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  • Distance: 408.1 km
  • Duration: 8h 15m

What companies run services between Almeirim, Santarém, Portugal and Santiago de Compostela, Spain?

You can take a train from Almeirim to Santiago de Compostela via Santarem, Porto - Campanha, Vigo Guixar, and Vigo Urzaiz in around 8h 15m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Almeirim to Santiago de Compostela via Santarem and Fátima Bus Terminal in around 10h 55m.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Lisbon to Santiago de Compostela via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€50 - €200
Flights from Lisbon to A Coruna via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3h 46m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€50 - €150
Flights from Lisbon to A Coruna via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€85 - €160
Flights from Lisbon to A Coruna via Madrid, Bilbao
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€55 - €150
Flights from Lisbon to Vigo via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€55 - €170
Flights from Lisbon to Vigo via Madrid, Bilbao
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€55 - €190
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Lisbon to A Coruna via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3h 46m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€50 - €150
Flights from Lisbon to A Coruna via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€85 - €160
Flights from Lisbon to A Coruna via Madrid, Bilbao
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€55 - €150
Flights from Lisbon to Vigo via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€55 - €170
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Lisbon to Porto
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€40 - €180
Flights from Lisbon to Santiago de Compostela
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€40 - €95
Royal Air Maroc
Website
royalairmaroc.com
Flights from Lisbon to A Coruna via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€40 - €120
Flights from Lisbon to Vigo via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€55 - €140
Flights from Lisbon to Vigo via Casablanca, Madrid
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€400 - €1300
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Lisbon to A Coruna via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€40 - €120
Flights from Lisbon to Vigo via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€55 - €140
Train operators
Comboios De Portugal

Comboios de Portugal (CP) is the national railway network of Portugal that spans over 2700km, with trains split into three main types: regional, urban and intercity trains; international and domestic high-speed trains; and international night trains. Portugal's main stations are Santa Apolónia in Lisbon and Campanha in Porto – these connect to trains in Portugal's cities and international destinations. The Alfa Pendular, the fastest train in Portugal, is a popular travel choice, as it can run at a speed of up to 250 km/h. You can book train tickets up to 60 days in advance.

Contact Details
Phone
+351 707 210 220
Website
cp.pt
Train from Santarem to Porto - Campanha
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€18 - €26
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
€18 - €26
Train from Entroncamento to Porto - Campanha
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€16 - €23
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
€16 - €23
Train from Santarem to Lisboa - Oriente
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€4 - €7
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
€4 - €7
Renfe Viajeros

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 Porto - Campanha to Vigo Guixar
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€14 - €18
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Train from Vigo Urzaiz to Santiago De Compostela
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€10 - €13
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Train from La Coruna-San Cristobal to Santiago De Compostela
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€8 - €11
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Bus operators
Rede Expressos

Rede Nacional de Expressos is a cheap and convenient way to get around the country. In business since 1995, Portugal’s biggest bus operator services villages and cities across the country. Tickets can be purchased up to 30 days before the date of travel, with discounted fares available via their free RFLEX Card. Most coaches have WiFi and power sockets.

Contact Details
Phone
+351 21 75 24 524
Email
cliente@rne.pt
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Santarem to Fatima
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€8 - €11
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Fátima Bus Terminal to Santiago de Compostela
Ave. Duration
8h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€18 - €22
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
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rede-expressos.pt
Other operators
VMTransfers
Phone
(+351) 220971653
Email
info@vmtransfers.com
Website
vmtransfers.com
Towncar from Porto Airport to Santiago de Compostela
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
€220 - €270
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VMTransfers
Towncar from Fátima to Porto Airport
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
€190 - €240
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VMTransfers

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Santiago de Compostela is 1h ahead of Almeirim. It is currently 2:37 AM in Almeirim and 3:37 AM in Santiago de Compostela.

Yes, the driving distance between Almeirim to Santiago de Compostela is 478 km. It takes approximately 4h 40m to drive from Almeirim to Santiago de Compostela.

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TAP Portugal offers flights from Lisbon Airport to Porto Airport.

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There are 186+ hotels available in Santiago de Compostela. Prices start at €87 per night.

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