There are 9 ways to get from Madrid to Santiago de Compostela by plane, train, bus, rideshare 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.

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Fly to Santiago de Compostela  •  3 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Santiago de Compostela (SCQ) MAD - SCQ

$24 - $127

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Fly to A Coruna, train  •  3 h 47 min

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

$56 - $213

Fly to Vigo, train  •  4 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Vigo (VGO) MAD - VGO
  2. Take the train from Vigo Urzaiz to Santiago de Compostela

$49 - $225

Train via Madrid-Chamartin  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Chamartin to Santiago de Compostela A

$66 - $87

Train  •  7 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Santiago de Compostela A

$65 - $85

Bus  •  7 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Madrid Estacion Sur to Santiago De Compostela

$40 - $65

Bus via Lugo  •  9 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Madrid - Estacion Sur to Lugo
  2. Take the bus from Lugo to Casa Lorenzo Área de Santiago de Compostela

$46 - $78

Rideshare  •  7 h 1 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Madrid to Santiago de Compostela 376.5 miles

$36

Drive  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Madrid to Santiago de Compostela 376.5 miles

$70 - $110

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Madrid to Santiago de Compostela is to rideshare which costs 30€ and takes 7 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from Madrid to Santiago de Compostela is to fly which costs 20€ - 110€ and takes 3 h 5 min.

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The distance between Madrid and Santiago de Compostela is 487 km. The road distance is 602.3 km.

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

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Madrid Estacion Sur and arriving at Santiago De Compostela. Services depart four times a day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 50 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and arriving at Santiago de Compostela. Services depart twice a week, and operate Sunday. The journey takes approximately 7 h 4 min.

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

Iberia and Ryanair fly from Madrid to Santiago de Compostela 5 times a day. Alternatively, Spanish Railways (RENFE) operates a train from Madrid to Santiago de Compostela 4 times a day. Tickets cost $65 - $85 and the journey takes 5 h 9 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Madrid to Santiago de Compostela
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $230
Flights from Madrid to A Coruna
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $320
Flights from Madrid to Vigo
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $370
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Madrid to A Coruna
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $300
Flights from Madrid to Vigo
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $280
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Madrid to Santiago de Compostela
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $160
Train operators
Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
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 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 Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Santiago de Compostela
Ave. Duration
7 h 4 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$65 - $85
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
ALSA
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Madrid Estacion Sur to Santiago De Compostela
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Madrid - Estacion Sur to Lugo
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
alsa.com
Empresa Freire
Phone
+34 902 800 220
Email
infofreire@empresafreire.com
Website
empresafreire.com
Bus from Lugo to Casa Lorenzo
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $12
Schedules at
empresafreire.com
Transporte de Galicia
Website
tmg.xunta.gal
Bus from Lugo to Casa Lorenzo
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
tmg.xunta.gal
Other operators
BlaBlaCar.es
Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar.es
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Madrid to Santiago de Compostela
Ave. Duration
7 h 1 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$36
Book at
blablacar.es

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