There are 8 ways to get from Barcelona to Santillana del Mar by plane, bus, train 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 Santander, bus  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Santander (SDR) BCN - SDR
  2. Take the bus from Santander to Santillana Del Mar

Cheapest option

Bus ALSA  •  11 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona/Sants to Santander

$45 - $70

6 alternative options

Fly to Bilbao, bus  •  6 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Bilbao (BIO) BCN - BIO
  2. Take the bus from Bilbao to Santander
  3. Take the bus from Santander to Santillana Del Mar

Train, bus via Zaragoza Delicias  •  9 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Zaragoza Delicias Ave / ...
  2. Take the bus from Zaragoza to Bilbao
  3. Take the bus from Bilbao to Santander

$79 - $114

Train Spanish Railways (RENFE), bus  •  10 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to San Sebastian A / ...
  2. Take the bus from San Sebastián to Santander Ouibus

$82 - $102

Train  •  10 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Zaragoza Delicias Ave / ...
  2. Take the train from Zaragoza Delicias to Palencia A / ...
  3. Take the train from Palencia to Torrelavega A / ...

$138 - $191

Bus MonBus  •  12 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona to Pamplona 9315-9722 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Pamplona to Santander

$57 - $74

Drive  •  7 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Barcelona to Santillana del Mar 457.1 miles

$85 - $130

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Barcelona to Santillana del Mar is to bus which costs 35€ - 60€ and takes 11 h 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from Barcelona to Santillana del Mar is to drive which costs 70€ - 110€ and takes 7 h 7 min.

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The distance between Barcelona and Santillana del Mar is 562 km. The road distance is 731.4 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 2 min to get from Barcelona to Santillana del Mar, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Barcelona to Santillana del Mar. However, there are services departing from Barcelona/Sants and arriving at Santillana Del Mar via Santander. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 34 min.

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What companies run services between Barcelona, Spain and Santillana del Mar, Spain?

You can take a train from Barcelona to Santillana del Mar via Zaragoza Delicias, Palencia, and Torrelavega in around 10 h 34 min. Alternatively, ALSA operates a bus from Barcelona to Santillana del Mar twice daily. Tickets cost $45 - $70 and the journey takes 9 h 45 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Barcelona to Santander
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$28 - $300
Flights from Barcelona to Santander via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$28 - $300
Flights from Barcelona to Santander via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $360
Flights from Barcelona to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $160
Flights from Barcelona to Bilbao via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$28 - $160
Flights from Barcelona to Bilbao via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$50 - $200
Flights from Barcelona to Bilbao via Mahon
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$28 - $160
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Barcelona to Santander
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$28 - $300
Flights from Barcelona to Santander via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$28 - $300
Flights from Barcelona to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $160
Flights from Barcelona to Bilbao via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$28 - $160
Flights from Barcelona to Bilbao via Mahon
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$28 - $160
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Barcelona to Santander
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$21 - $170
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Barcelona to Bilbao via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $310
Train operators
Spanish Railways AVE
Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to San Sebastian
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$75 - $95
Website
renfe.com
Train from Zaragoza Delicias to Palencia
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Website
renfe.com
Train from Palencia to Torrelavega
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
Autobuses La Cantabrica
Phone
+34 (0) 942 720 822
Email
lacantabrica@lacantabrica.com
Website
lacantabrica.net
Bus from Santander to Santillana Del Mar
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
lacantabrica.net
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
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
ALSA
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Zaragoza to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Barcelona/Sants to Santander
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
alsa.com
MonBus
Phone
+34 982 29 29 00
Website
monbus.es
Bus from Barcelona to Pamplona
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
monbus.es
Autobuses La Union
Phone
94 476. 50. 07
Website
autobuseslaunion.com
Bus from Pamplona to Santander
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $32
Schedules at
La Union

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