There are 8 ways to get from Barcelona 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 47 min

  1. BCN - SCQ

$24 - $141

7 alternative options

Fly to A Coruna, train  •  4 h 19 min

  1. BCN - LCG

$41 - $177

Fly to Vigo, train  •  5 h 25 min

  1. BCN - VGO

$35 - $159

Train Spanish Railways AVE  •  8 h 56 min

  1. Ave
  2. A

$142 - $193

Train  •  12 h 28 min

  1. A

$150 - $180

Bus ALSA  •  16 h 50 min

$75 - $110

Bus MonBus  •  17 h 14 min

  1. 9730-9303 / ...
  2. 8719-8717 / ...

$78 - $108

Drive  •  10 h 37 min

  1. 678.9 miles

$120 - $190

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

Vueling Airlines, Ryanair and two other airlines fly from Barcelona to Santiago de Compostela hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Barcelona 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 Barcelona to Santiago de Compostela
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Flights from Barcelona to Santiago de Compostela via Alicante
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Flights from Barcelona to Santiago de Compostela via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $240
Flights from Barcelona to Santiago de Compostela via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Flights from Barcelona to Santiago de Compostela via Bilbao
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Flights from Barcelona to A Coruna
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $220
Flights from Barcelona to A Coruna via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $290
Flights from Barcelona to A Coruna via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$30 - $220
Flights from Barcelona to A Coruna via Sevilla
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $220
Flights from Barcelona to Vigo
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Flights from Barcelona to Vigo via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $290
Flights from Barcelona to Vigo via Bilbao
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$45 - $290
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Barcelona to Santiago de Compostela
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Flights from Barcelona to Santiago de Compostela via Alicante
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Flights from Barcelona to Santiago de Compostela via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Flights from Barcelona to A Coruna
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $220
Flights from Barcelona to A Coruna via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$30 - $220
Flights from Barcelona to A Coruna via Sevilla
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $220
Flights from Barcelona to Vigo
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Barcelona to Santiago de Compostela
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $190
Flights from Barcelona to Vigo
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $200
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Barcelona to Santiago de Compostela via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Barcelona to A Coruna via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$65 - $350
Flights from Barcelona to Vigo via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $310
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Barcelona to Vigo via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $440
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 Barcelona Sants to Santiago de Compostela
Ave. Duration
12 h 28 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$150 - $180
Website
renfe.com
Spanish Railways AVE
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
MonBus
Phone
+34 982 29 29 00
Website
monbus.es
Bus from Barcelona to Pontevedra
Ave. Duration
15 h 25 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Schedules at
monbus.es
Bus from Pontevedra to Santiago de Compostela - Train Staion
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
monbus.es

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Barcelona and Santiago de Compostela is 899 km. The road distance is 1086 km.

The cheapest way to get from Barcelona to Santiago de Compostela is to fly which costs 20€ - 130€ and takes 3 h 47 min.

The quickest way to get from Barcelona to Santiago de Compostela is to fly which takes 3 h 47 min and costs 20€ - 130€.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Barcelona Sants and arriving at Santiago de Compostela. Services depart six times a week, and operate Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 12 h 28 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Barcelona/Sants and arriving at Santiago De Compostela. Services depart three times a day. The journey takes approximately 16 h 50 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 47 min to get from Barcelona to Santiago de Compostela, including transfers.