There are 5 ways to get from Barcelos to Santiago de Compostela by taxi, 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

Taxi  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Take the taxi from Porto Airport to Santiago de Compostela 144.1 miles

$382

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Braga to Santiago de Compostela K785

$15 - $64

3 alternative options

Train via Vigo Urzaiz  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Barcelos to Viana do Castelo
  2. Take the train from Viana do Castelo to Vigo-Guixar Ic
  3. Take the train from Vigo Urzaiz to Santiago de Compostela Ir

$25 - $44

Train  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Viana do Castelo to Vigo-Guixar Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Vigo-Guixar to Santiago de Compostela R

$23 - $43

Drive  •  2 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Barcelos to Santiago de Compostela 122.9 miles

$23 - $35

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

You can take a train from Barcelos to Santiago de Compostela via Viana do Castelo, Vigo-Guixar, Estación Ferrocarril, Canceleiro, and Vigo Urzaiz in around 4 h 49 min. Alternatively, InterNorte operates a bus from Barcelos to Santiago de Compostela every 4 hours. Tickets cost $40 - $60 and the journey takes 3 h 58 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Portuguese Railways (CP)
Phone
+351 707 210 220
Website
cp.pt
Train from Barcelos to Viana do Castelo
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
cp.pt
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$3 - $6
1st Class
$3 - $5
Train from Viana do Castelo to Vigo-Guixar
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
cp.pt
Purchase a
eurail.com
Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Vigo Urzaiz to Santiago de Compostela
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $23
Website
renfe.com
Train from Vigo-Guixar to Santiago de Compostela
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $24
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
InterNorte
Phone
707 200 512
Website
internorte.pt
Bus from Braga to Santiago de Compostela
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
internorte.pt
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Braga, Braga to Santiago de Compostella, Santiago de Compostela
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $20
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
VMTransfers
Phone
(+351) 220971653
Email
info@vmtransfers.com
Website
vmtransfers.com
Taxi from Porto Airport to Santiago de Compostela
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$308
Schedules at
vmtransfers.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Barcelos to Santiago de Compostela?

The distance between Barcelos and Santiago de Compostela is 150 km. The road distance is 197 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Barcelos to Santiago de Compostela?

The cheapest way to get from Barcelos to Santiago de Compostela is to drive which costs 18€ - 28€ and takes 2 h 1 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Barcelos to Santiago de Compostela?

The quickest way to get from Barcelos to Santiago de Compostela is to drive which takes 2 h 1 min and costs 18€ - 28€.

Is there a direct train between Barcelos and Santiago de Compostela?

No, there is no direct train from Barcelos to Santiago de Compostela. However, there are services departing from Barcelos and arriving at Santiago de Compostela via Viana do Castelo and Vigo-Guixar. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 28 min.

Is there a direct bus between Barcelos and Santiago de Compostela?

No, there is no direct bus from Barcelos to Santiago de Compostela. However, there are services departing from Barcelinhos and arriving at Santiago de Compostela via Braga. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 44 min.

How long does it take to get from Barcelos to Santiago de Compostela?

It takes approximately 4 h 37 min to get from Barcelos to Santiago de Compostela, including transfers.