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There are 9 ways to get from Pamplona to Santiago de Compostela by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  8h 49m

  1. Take the train from Pamplona to Santiago De Compostela Alv

45€ - 60€

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Bus via Lalín  •  12h 44m

  1. Take the bus from Pamplona/Iruña. Estación Bus. Yanguas y Miranda 2 to Logroño. Av. España 1 100 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Logroño to Lalín
  3. Take the bus from Lalín to Santiago de Compostela - Train Staion

70€ - 91€

Bus  •  13h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Pamplona/Iruña. Estación Bus. Yanguas y Miranda 2 to Logroño. Av. España 1 Pamplona/Iruña - Logroño / ...
  2. Take the bus from Logroño to Santiago De Compostela

65€ - 98€

Drive  •  6h 45m

  1. Drive from Pamplona to Santiago de Compostela 689.9 km

65€ - 100€

Fly Pamplona to Santiago de Compostela  •  5h 40m

  1. Fly from Pamplona (PNA) to Santiago de Compostela (SCQ) PNA - SCQ

83€ - 214€

Fly Pamplona to A Coruna, train  •  6h 36m

  1. Fly from Pamplona (PNA) to A Coruna (LCG) PNA - LCG
  2. Take the train from La Coruna-San Cristobal to Santiago De Compostela

101€ - 235€

Fly Pamplona to Vigo, train  •  7h 7m

  1. Fly from Pamplona (PNA) to Vigo (VGO) PNA - VGO
  2. Take the train from Vigo Urzaiz to Santiago De Compostela

87€ - 275€

Bus to San Sebastian, fly to Santiago de Compostela  •  8h 33m

  1. Take the bus from Pamplona/Iruña. Estación Bus. Yanguas y Miranda 2 to Donostia/San Sebastián. Federico G. Lorca ps. 1
  2. Fly from San Sebastian (EAS) to Santiago de Compostela (SCQ) EAS - SCQ

85€ - 247€

Bus, bus to Bilbao, fly to Santiago de Compostela  •  7h 29m

  1. Take the bus from Pamplona/Iruña. Estación Bus. Yanguas y Miranda 2 to Donostia/San Sebastián. Federico G. Lorca ps. 1
  2. Take the bus from Donostia / San Sebastián to Airport Loiu Bilbao
  3. Fly from Bilbao (BIO) to Santiago de Compostela (SCQ) BIO - SCQ

57€ - 161€

Pamplona → Santiago de Compostela
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The most affordable way to get from Pamplona to Santiago de Compostela is to train, which costs 45€ - 60€ and takes 8h 49m.

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The quickest way to get from Pamplona to Santiago de Compostela is to fly which costs 80€ - 220€ and takes 5h 40m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Pamplona to Santiago de Compostela. However, there are services departing from Pamplona/Iruña. Estación Bus. Yanguas y Miranda 2 and arriving at Santiago de Compostela - Train Staion via Logroño and Lalín. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 44m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Pamplona and arriving at Santiago De Compostela. Services depart once daily, and operate Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 8h 49m.

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The distance between Pamplona and Santiago de Compostela is 563 km. The road distance is 689.9 km.

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The best way to get from Pamplona to Santiago de Compostela without a car is to train which takes 8h 49m and costs 45€ - 60€.

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The train from Pamplona to Santiago De Compostela takes 8h 49m including transfers and departs once daily.

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Pamplona to Santiago de Compostela bus services, operated by La Estellesa S.A., depart from Pamplona/Iruña. Estación Bus. Yanguas y Miranda 2 station.

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Pamplona to Santiago de Compostela train services, operated by Renfe Viajeros, depart from Pamplona station.

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The best way to get from Pamplona to Santiago de Compostela is to train which takes 8h 49m and costs 45€ - 60€. Alternatively, you can bus via Lalín, which costs 70€ - 95€ and takes 12h 44m, you could also fly, which costs 80€ - 220€ and takes 5h 40m.

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Map of how to get from Pamplona to Santiago de Compostela.
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  • Distance: 562.6 km
  • Duration: 8h 49m

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

Renfe Viajeros operates a train from Pamplona to Santiago De Compostela once daily. Tickets cost 45€ - 60€ and the journey takes 8h 49m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Pamplona to Santiago de Compostela via Logroño and Lalín in around 12h 44m.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Pamplona to Santiago de Compostela via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
85€ - 210€
Flights from Pamplona to Santiago de Compostela via Madrid, Bilbao
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
85€ - 210€
Flights from Pamplona to Santiago de Compostela via Madrid, Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
60€ - 260€
Flights from Pamplona to A Coruna via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 12m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
90€ - 220€
Flights from Pamplona to Vigo via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 12m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
75€ - 260€
Flights from Pamplona to Vigo via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
90€ - 280€
Flights from Pamplona to Vigo via Madrid, Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
75€ - 320€
Flights from San Sebastian to Santiago de Compostela via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 260€
Flights from San Sebastian to Santiago de Compostela via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
100€ - 300€
Flights from San Sebastian to Santiago de Compostela via Madrid, Bilbao
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
75€ - 260€
Flights from San Sebastian to Santiago de Compostela via Madrid, Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
100€ - 300€
Flights from Bilbao to Santiago de Compostela
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
65€ - 210€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from San Sebastian to Santiago de Compostela via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
100€ - 300€
Flights from San Sebastian to Santiago de Compostela via Madrid, Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
100€ - 300€
Train operators
Renfe Viajeros

Spain's excellent and extensive rail system connects cities across Spain and into neighbouring countries. Renfe's high-speed AVE trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. All medium- and long-distance trains require a seat reservation; ticket sales for these trains usually open 30-60 days before travel. Most Renfe trains have two classes: Turista (2nd class) and Preferente (1st class), although some AVE trains offer Turista Plus. There is free WiFi for Preferente passengers and for those with a +Renfe loyalty card.

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Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Pamplona to Santiago De Compostela
Ave. Duration
8h 49m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
45€ - 60€
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Train from La Coruna-San Cristobal to Santiago De Compostela
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
8€ - 11€
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Train from Vigo Urzaiz to Santiago De Compostela
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
10€ - 13€
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Bus operators
La Estellesa S.A.
Phone
+34 (0) 948 326 509
Email
info@laestellesa.com
Website
laestellesa.com
Bus from Pamplona/Iruña. Estación Bus. Yanguas y Miranda 2 to Logroño. Av. España 1
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
8€ - 13€
Website
La Estellesa S.A.
Bus from Pamplona/Iruña. Estación Bus. Yanguas y Miranda 2 to Donostia/San Sebastián. Federico G. Lorca ps. 1
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
7€ - 12€
Website
La Estellesa S.A.
Autocares Lázara
Phone
+34 (0) 902 23 95 79
Email
info@rutasvigo.com
Website
autocareslazara.com
Bus from Logroño to Lalín
Ave. Duration
8h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
60€ - 70€
Schedules at
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MonBus
Phone
+34 982 29 29 00
Website
monbus.es
Bus from Lalín to Santiago de Compostela - Train Staion
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
5€ - 8€
Schedules at
monbus.es
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. There are three types of tickets on offer (Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass), along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Logroño to Santiago De Compostela
Ave. Duration
10h 35m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
60€ - 85€
Website
alsa.com
Conda S.A.
Phone
+34 (0) 902 422 242
Email
alsa@alsa.es
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Pamplona/Iruña. Estación Bus. Yanguas y Miranda 2 to Donostia/San Sebastián. Federico G. Lorca ps. 1
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
6€ - 10€
Schedules at
Conda S.A.
HIFE S.A.
Phone
+34 (0) 902119814
Email
hife@hife.es
Website
hife.es
Bus from Pamplona to San Sebastián / Donostia
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
8€ - 13€
Schedules at
hife.es
La Baztanesa S.A.
Phone
948 58 01 29
Email
autobuses@labaztanesa.com
Website
labaztanesa.com
Bus from Pamplona/Iruña. Estación Bus. Yanguas y Miranda 2 to Donostia/San Sebastián. Federico G. Lorca ps. 1
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
7€ - 11€
Website
La Baztanesa S.A.
Transportes Pesa
Phone
+34 (0) 900 12 14 00
Email
atencionaclientes@pesa.net
Website
pesa.net
Bus from Donostia / San Sebastián to Airport Loiu Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
9€ - 17€
Schedules at
pesa.net

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There is no direct flight from Pamplona Airport to Santiago de Compostela Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 10m and has one stopover.

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

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Pamplona to Santiago de Compostela train services, operated by Renfe Viajeros, arrive at Santiago De Compostela station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Pamplona to Santiago de Compostela is 690 km. It takes approximately 6h 45m to drive from Pamplona to Santiago de Compostela.

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Vueling Airlines and Iberia offer flights from Pamplona Airport to Santiago de Compostela Airport.

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There are 364+ hotels available in Santiago de Compostela. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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The best way to get from Pamplona to Pamplona Airport is to bus which takes 21 min and costs 3€.

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