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There are 4 ways to get from Picos de Europa (Mountain) to Ring of Brogar by bus, plane, car or train

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

Bus, bus to Bilbao, fly

  1. Take the bus from Urdón to Santander
  2. Take the bus from Santander to Bilbao
  3. Fly from Bilbao (BIO) to Kirkwall (KOI)

Cheapest option

Drive, train to Madrid, fly

  1. Drive from Picos de Europa (Mountain) to Reinosa
  2. Take the train from Reinosa to Madrid-Chamartin
  3. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Kirkwall (KOI)

2 alternative options

Bus to Santander, fly

  1. Take the bus from Unquera to Aeropuerto Santander-S.Ballest
  2. Fly from Santander (SDR) to Kirkwall (KOI)

Bus to Oviedo, fly

  1. Take the bus from Llanes to Oviedo
  2. Fly from Oviedo (OVD) to Kirkwall (KOI)
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International entry into United Kingdom from Spain

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Conditions of entry into United Kingdom from Spain

  • There are no current restrictions
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Rules to follow in United Kingdom

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Regional advice

Regional advice

Considerations leaving from Spain

The official advice is to delay international travel until fully vaccinated

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, entry into United Kingdom is currently allowed from Spain.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • Nationwide control measures in place
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Ring of Brogar is 111.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Ring of Brogar is subject to regional advice.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 111.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Spain from United Kingdom.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 8 Aug 2022
Exceptions may apply, for full details: UK Government.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Picos de Europa (Mountain) to Ring of Brogar is to bus and fly which costs €100 - €400 and takes 22h 44m.

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The quickest way to get from Picos de Europa (Mountain) to Ring of Brogar is to drive and train and fly which costs €100 - €440 and takes 15h 42m.

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It is approximately 1099 miles to get from Picos de Europa (Mountain) to Ring of Brogar.

It takes approximately 16h 38m to get from Picos de Europa (Mountain) to Ring of Brogar, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Bilbao Airport to Kirkwall Airport. The quickest flight takes 6h 55m and has two stopovers.

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Ring of Brogar is 1h behind Picos de Europa (Mountain). It is currently 11:02 AM in Picos de Europa (Mountain) and 10:02 AM in Ring of Brogar.

Air France, Lufthansa, Aer Lingus and two other airlines offer flights from Bilbao Airport to Kirkwall Airport.

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There are 16+ hotels available in Ring of Brogar. Prices start at £75 per night.

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Map of how to get from Picos de Europa (Mountain) to Ring of Brogar.
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  • Distance: 1099.1 miles
  • Duration: 16h 38m

What companies run services between Picos de Europa (Mountain), Spain and Ring of Brogar, Scotland?

There is no direct connection from Picos de Europa (Mountain) to Ring of Brogar. However, you can take the taxi to Urdón, take the bus to Santander, take the bus to Bilbao, take the walk to Bilbao Intermodal, take the bus to Aireportua/Aeropuerto, take the walk to Bilbao airport, fly to Kirkwall, take the walk to Kirkwall Airport, Airport Terminal, take the line 4 bus to Kirkwall, Travel Centre, take the bus to Stenness, Woodbine, then take the walk to Ring of Brogar. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Unquera, take the bus to Aeropuerto Santander-S.Ballest, take the walk to Santander airport, fly to Kirkwall, take the walk to Kirkwall Airport, Airport Terminal, take the line 4 bus to Kirkwall, Travel Centre, take the bus to Stenness, Woodbine, then take the walk to Ring of Brogar.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Bilbao to Kirkwall via Paris Charles de Gaulle, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£170 - £650
Flights from Bilbao to Kirkwall via Dublin, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
9h 35m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£170 - £1,000
Flights from Bilbao to Kirkwall via Frankfurt, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£220 - £900
Flights from Santander to Kirkwall via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
16h
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
£35 - £260
Flights from Santander to Kirkwall via Manchester, Inverness
Ave. Duration
17h 25m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
£40 - £260
Flights from Santander to Kirkwall via Dublin, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
17h 55m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
£40 - £260
Flights from Santander to Kirkwall via Edinburgh, Lerwick
Ave. Duration
18h 35m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
£40 - £280
Flights from Santander to Kirkwall via Manchester, Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
19h 42m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
£65 - £390
Flights from Santander to Kirkwall via Dublin, Glasgow
Ave. Duration
19h 35m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
£40 - £260
Flights from Santander to Kirkwall via Birmingham, Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
20h 10m
When
Monday
Estimated price
£35 - £260
Flights from Santander to Kirkwall via Charleroi, Glasgow
Ave. Duration
20h 40m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
£45 - £290
Flights from Madrid to Kirkwall via London Heathrow, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
8h 7m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£140 - £700
Flights from Madrid to Kirkwall via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
6h 17m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£80 - £410
Flights from Madrid to Kirkwall via London Heathrow, Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
9h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
£140 - £700
Flights from Madrid to Kirkwall via Charleroi, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
£55 - £330
Flights from Madrid to Kirkwall via Paris Charles de Gaulle, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£190 - £650
Flights from Madrid to Kirkwall via Beauvais, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
£50 - £320
Flights from Madrid to Kirkwall via Edinburgh, Lerwick
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£120 - £550
Flights from Madrid to Kirkwall via Birmingham, Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
8h 40m
When
Monday
Estimated price
£45 - £310
Flights from Madrid to Kirkwall via Dublin, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
8h 40m
When
Friday
Estimated price
£50 - £320
Flights from Madrid to Kirkwall via Bristol, Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
£45 - £310
Flights from Oviedo to Kirkwall via Charleroi, Glasgow
Ave. Duration
14h 50m
When
Friday
Estimated price
£60 - £370
Flights from Oviedo to Kirkwall via Barcelona, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
15h 35m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
£190 - £850
Flights from Oviedo to Kirkwall via Alicante, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£160 - £650
Flights from Oviedo to Kirkwall via Palma Mallorca, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
12h 15m
When
Friday
Estimated price
£160 - £650
Flights from Oviedo to Kirkwall via Malaga, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
12h 50m
When
Friday
Estimated price
£75 - £440
Flights from Oviedo to Kirkwall via Dublin, Newcastle, Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
£50 - £330
Flights from Oviedo to Kirkwall via Corvera, Manchester, Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
13h 10m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
£75 - £430
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Bilbao to Kirkwall via Dublin, Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Monday
Estimated price
£170 - £1,000
Flights from Bilbao to Kirkwall via Paris Charles de Gaulle, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£170 - £650
Flights from Bilbao to Kirkwall via Dublin, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
9h 35m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£170 - £1,000
Flights from Bilbao to Kirkwall via Frankfurt, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£220 - £900
Flights from Santander to Kirkwall via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
16h
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
£35 - £260
Flights from Santander to Kirkwall via Manchester, Inverness
Ave. Duration
17h 25m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
£40 - £260
Flights from Santander to Kirkwall via Dublin, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
17h 55m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
£40 - £260
Flights from Santander to Kirkwall via Edinburgh, Lerwick
Ave. Duration
18h 35m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
£40 - £280
Flights from Santander to Kirkwall via Manchester, Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
19h 42m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
£65 - £390
Flights from Santander to Kirkwall via Dublin, Glasgow
Ave. Duration
19h 35m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
£40 - £260
Flights from Santander to Kirkwall via Birmingham, Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
20h 10m
When
Monday
Estimated price
£35 - £260
Flights from Santander to Kirkwall via Charleroi, Glasgow
Ave. Duration
20h 40m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
£45 - £290
Flights from Madrid to Kirkwall via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
6h 17m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£80 - £410
Flights from Madrid to Kirkwall via Charleroi, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
£55 - £330
Flights from Madrid to Kirkwall via Paris Charles de Gaulle, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£190 - £650
Flights from Madrid to Kirkwall via Beauvais, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
£50 - £320
Flights from Madrid to Kirkwall via Edinburgh, Lerwick
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£120 - £550
Flights from Madrid to Kirkwall via Birmingham, Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
8h 40m
When
Monday
Estimated price
£45 - £310
Flights from Madrid to Kirkwall via Dublin, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
8h 40m
When
Friday
Estimated price
£50 - £320
Flights from Madrid to Kirkwall via Bristol, Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
£45 - £310
Flights from Oviedo to Kirkwall via Charleroi, Glasgow
Ave. Duration
14h 50m
When
Friday
Estimated price
£60 - £370
Flights from Oviedo to Kirkwall via Barcelona, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
15h 35m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
£190 - £850
Flights from Oviedo to Kirkwall via Alicante, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£160 - £650
Flights from Oviedo to Kirkwall via Palma Mallorca, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
12h 15m
When
Friday
Estimated price
£160 - £650
Flights from Oviedo to Kirkwall via Malaga, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
12h 50m
When
Friday
Estimated price
£75 - £440
Flights from Oviedo to Kirkwall via Dublin, Newcastle, Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
£50 - £330
Flights from Oviedo to Kirkwall via Corvera, Manchester, Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
13h 10m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
£75 - £430
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Bilbao to Kirkwall via Amsterdam Schiphol, Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
9h 32m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£170 - £650
Flights from Bilbao to Kirkwall via Amsterdam Schiphol, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£170 - £650
Flights from Bilbao to Kirkwall via Paris Charles de Gaulle, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£170 - £650
Flights from Bilbao to Kirkwall via Dublin, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
9h 35m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£170 - £1,000
Flights from Bilbao to Kirkwall via Frankfurt, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£220 - £900
Flights from Madrid to Kirkwall via Amsterdam Schiphol, Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
7h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£170 - £650
Flights from Madrid to Kirkwall via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
6h 17m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£80 - £410
Flights from Madrid to Kirkwall via Charleroi, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
£55 - £330
Flights from Madrid to Kirkwall via Paris Charles de Gaulle, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£190 - £650
Flights from Madrid to Kirkwall via Beauvais, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
£50 - £320
Flights from Madrid to Kirkwall via Dublin, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
8h 40m
When
Friday
Estimated price
£50 - £320
Flights from Oviedo to Kirkwall via Barcelona, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
15h 35m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
£190 - £850
Flights from Oviedo to Kirkwall via Alicante, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£160 - £650
Flights from Oviedo to Kirkwall via Palma Mallorca, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
12h 15m
When
Friday
Estimated price
£160 - £650
Flights from Oviedo to Kirkwall via Malaga, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
12h 50m
When
Friday
Estimated price
£75 - £440
Flights from Oviedo to Kirkwall via Dublin, Newcastle, Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
£50 - £330
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Renfe Viajeros
Contact Details
Phone
+34 91 232 03 20
Email
comunicacion@renfe.es
Website
renfe.com
Train from Reinosa to Madrid-Chamartin
Ave. Duration
2h 57m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£20 - £25
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Bus operators
Autobuses Palomera S.A.
Phone
+34 (0) 942 88 06 11
Website
autobusespalomera.com
Bus from Urdón to Santander
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£8
Schedules at
transportedecantabria.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
Email
alsa@alsa.es
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Santander to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£8 - £12
Website
ALSA
Bus from Unquera to Aeropuerto Santander-S.Ballest
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
£6 - £10
Website
ALSA
Bus from Llanes to Oviedo
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£9 - £13
Website
ALSA
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Santander to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
£6 - £9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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