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

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Fly to Santiago de Compostela  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Santiago de Compostela (SCQ) BRU - SCQ

$61 - $295

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Fly to A Coruna, train  •  7 h 53 min

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

$79 - $291

Fly to Porto, shuttle  •  8 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Porto (OPO) BRU - OPO
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Porto Airport to Santiago de Compostela

$329 - $560

Train  •  20 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Paris-Nord
  2. Take the train from Paris Montparnasse to Hendaye Tgv
  3. Take the train from Irun to Santiago de Compostela Ic

$325 - $408

Bus Eurolines FR  •  28 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Brussels-North to Paris Gallieni
  2. Take the bus from Paris Gallieni to Valença do Minho
  3. Take the bus from Vigo to Santiago de Compostela - Train Staion

$190 - $365

Bus Iberocoach  •  32 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Reims, Reims TGV
  2. Take the bus from Reims to Ourense
  3. Take the bus from Ourense to Santiago de Compostela - Train Staion

$130 - $177

Drive  •  17 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Brussels to Santiago de Compostela 1129.1 miles

$230 - $350

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No, there is no direct bus from Brussels to Santiago de Compostela. However, there are services departing from Brussels-North and arriving at Santiago de Compostela - Train Staion via Paris Gallieni, Valença and Vigo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 28 h 26 min.

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The distance between Brussels and Santiago de Compostela is 1318 km. The road distance is 1806.6 km.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Santiago de Compostela without a car is to train which takes 20 h 2 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 3 min to get from Brussels to Santiago de Compostela, including transfers.

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Brussels to Santiago de Compostela bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, depart from Brussels-North station.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Santiago de Compostela is to fly which takes 5 h 3 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 20 h 2 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 28 h 26 min.

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The quickest flight from Brussels Airport to Santiago de Compostela Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 15 min.

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Brussels to Santiago de Compostela bus services, operated by MonBus, arrive at Santiago de Compostela - Train Staion station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Brussels to Santiago de Compostela is 1807 km. It takes approximately 17 h 6 min to drive from Brussels to Santiago de Compostela.

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Lufthansa, Vueling Airlines, Ryanair and Iberia offer flights from Brussels Airport to Santiago de Compostela Airport.

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  • Distance: 823.8 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 3 min

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

Vueling Airlines, Iberia and two other airlines fly from Brussels to Santiago de Compostela every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Brussels to Santiago de Compostela via Paris-Nord, Gare du Nord, Montparnasse-Bienvenue, Paris Montparnasse, Hendaye, Hendaia, Irun, and Irun in around 20 h 2 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Brussels to Santiago de Compostela
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$90 - $330
Flights from Brussels to Santiago de Compostela via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $330
Flights from Brussels to Santiago de Compostela via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $330
Flights from Brussels to A Coruna via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $330
Flights from Brussels to A Coruna via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $330
Flights from Brussels to Porto via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Brussels to Porto
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $600
Flights from Brussels to Porto via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Brussels to Santiago de Compostela
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$90 - $330
Flights from Brussels to Santiago de Compostela via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $330
Flights from Brussels to A Coruna via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $330
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Brussels to Santiago de Compostela via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Brussels to Porto via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Brussels to Santiago de Compostela via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $210
Flights from Brussels to Santiago de Compostela via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $210
Flights from Brussels to Porto
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $480
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Porto
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $600
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Porto via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Brussels to A Coruna via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $290
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Brussels to A Coruna via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $330
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Brussels to Porto via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,300
Train operators
Spanish Railways (RENFE)

Based in Madrid, Renfe is a state-owned train operator, that connects cities across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, Switzerland, and the Netherlands. Renfe’s extensive network means most destinations offer multiple trains a day, with the most popular routes normally offering a train each hour. Locally known as AVE, the high-speed trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. Comfort is key in a Renfe train, with seats with footrests in all three classes of travel: Standard, Club and First. Each seat has an individual light, a pull-down table and an electrical outlet for in Club and First classes. There is free WiFi for first class passengers and for those with a + Renfe card.

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Contact Details
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 Irun to Santiago de Compostela
Ave. Duration
10 h 49 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $120
Website
renfe.com
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Paris-Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$85 - $120
1st Class
$120 - $160
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris Montparnasse to Hendaye
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$140 - $170
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$140 - $170
1st Class
$190 - $290
Bus operators
VMTransfers
Phone
(+351) 220971653
Email
info@vmtransfers.com
Website
vmtransfers.com
Shuttle from Porto Airport to Santiago de Compostela
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$289
Schedules at
vmtransfers.com
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Brussels-North to Paris Gallieni
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $85
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Bus from Paris Gallieni to Valença do Minho
Ave. Duration
20 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$150 - $230
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
MonBus
Phone
+34 982 29 29 00
Website
monbus.es
Bus from Vigo to Santiago de Compostela - Train Staion
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
monbus.es
Bus from Ourense to Santiago de Compostela - Train Staion
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
monbus.es
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Reims, Reims TGV
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Iberocoach
Phone
(+351) 253 267 730
Website
iberocoach.com
Bus from Reims to Ourense
Ave. Duration
23 h 22 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Website
iberocoach.com

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The best way to get from Brussels to Brussels Airport is to train which takes 17 min and costs .

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