There are 8 ways to get from Ourense to Santander by bus, train, night train, car or plane

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Recommended option

Bus  •  7 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Orense/Ourense to Oviedo
  2. Take the bus from Oviedo to Santander Ouibus

$39 - $83

Cheapest option

Bus via Leon  •  8 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Orense to Leon Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Leon to Santander

$36 - $54

6 alternative options

Train  •  9 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Orense-Empalme to Leon Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Leon to Palencia Ave / ...
  3. Take the train from Palencia to Santander A / ...

$87 - $125

Trenhotel, train  •  9 h 19 min

  1. Take the Trenhotel from Ourense to RENFE Palencia Galicia
  2. Take the train from Palencia to Santander A / ...

$72 - $100

Drive  •  5 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Ourense to Santander 339.8 miles

$60 - $95

Train to Santiago de Compostela, fly to Bilbao, bus  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Orense-Empalme to Santiago de Compostela
  2. Fly from Santiago de Compostela (SCQ) to Bilbao (BIO) SCQ - BIO
  3. Take the bus from Bilbao to Santander

$80 - $253

Train, train to Vigo, fly to Santander  •  8 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Orense-Empalme to Santiago de Compostela
  2. Take the train from Santiago de Compostela to Vigo Urzaiz
  3. Fly from Vigo (VGO) to Santander (SDR) VGO - SDR

$132 - $396

Train, train to Vigo, fly to Bilbao, bus  •  7 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Orense-Empalme to Santiago de Compostela
  2. Take the train from Santiago de Compostela to Vigo Urzaiz
  3. Fly from Vigo (VGO) to Bilbao (BIO) VGO - BIO
  4. Take the bus from Bilbao to Santander

$68 - $231

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ourense to Santander is to bus which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 8 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ourense to Santander is to drive which costs 50€ - 80€ and takes 5 h 13 min.

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The distance between Ourense and Santander is 354 km. The road distance is 543.7 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h 26 min to get from Ourense to Santander, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ourense to Santander. However, there are services departing from Orense/Ourense and arriving at Santander via Oviedo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 26 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Ourense to Santander. However, there are services departing from Orense-Empalme and arriving at Santander via Leon and Palencia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 22 min.

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What companies run services between Ourense, Spain and Santander, Spain?

You can take a bus from Ourense to Santander via Oviedo in around 7 h 26 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Ourense to Santander via Leon and Palencia in around 9 h 22 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $270
Flights from Vigo to Santander via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Vigo to Santander via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from Vigo to Santander via Madrid, Lisbon
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Vigo to Santander via Valencia, Madrid
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Vigo to Santander via Bilbao, Madrid
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Vigo to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$40 - $360
Flights from Vigo to Bilbao via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $360
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Vigo to Bilbao via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $310
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Vigo to Santander via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Train operators
Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Orense-Empalme to Leon
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
renfe.com
Train from Palencia to Santander
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
renfe.com
Night train from Ourense to RENFE Palencia
Ave. Duration
5 h 46 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Website
renfe.com
Train from Orense-Empalme to Santiago de Compostela
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $21
Website
renfe.com
Train from Santiago de Compostela to Vigo Urzaiz
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $22
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
ALSA
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Orense/Ourense to Oviedo
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Oviedo to Santander
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Leon to Santander
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
alsa.com
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Oviedo to Santander
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Orense to Leon
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Bilbao to Santander
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
Ouibus

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