There are 5 ways to get from Ponferrada to Santiago de Compostela Airport (SCQ) by bus, train 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.

Recommended option

Bus via Lugo  •  3 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Ponferrada to Lugo
  2. Take the bus from Lugo to Casa Lorenzo Área de Santiago de Compostela

$33 - $57

4 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Ponferrada to Santiago de Compostela Ic / ...

$35 - $47

Train via Orense-Empalme  •  4 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Ponferrada to Orense-Empalme Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Orense-Empalme to Santiago de Compostela A / ...

$36 - $58

Bus  •  4 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Ponferrada to Santiago De Compostela

$38 - $86

Drive  •  2 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Ponferrada to Santiago de Compostela Airport (SCQ) 125.7 miles

$23 - $35

What companies run services between Ponferrada, Spain and Santiago de Compostela Airport (SCQ), Spain?

You can take a bus from Ponferrada to Santiago de Compostela Airport (SCQ) via Lugo in around 3 h 42 min. Alternatively, Spanish Railways (RENFE) operates a train from Ponferrada to Santiago de Compostela Airport (SCQ) twice daily. Tickets cost $30 - $45 and the journey takes 3 h 43 min.

Train operators
Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Ponferrada to Santiago de Compostela
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
renfe.com
Train from Ponferrada to Orense-Empalme
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
renfe.com
Train from Orense-Empalme to Santiago de Compostela
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $23
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
ALSA
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Ponferrada to Lugo
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Ponferrada to Santiago De Compostela
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
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

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Ponferrada to Santiago de Compostela Airport (SCQ)?

The distance between Ponferrada and Santiago de Compostela Airport (SCQ) is 154 km. The road distance is 201 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Ponferrada to Santiago de Compostela Airport (SCQ)?

The cheapest way to get from Ponferrada to Santiago de Compostela Airport (SCQ) is to drive which costs 19€ - 28€ and takes 2 h 12 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Ponferrada to Santiago de Compostela Airport (SCQ)?

The quickest way to get from Ponferrada to Santiago de Compostela Airport (SCQ) is to drive which takes 2 h 12 min and costs 19€ - 28€.

Is there a direct bus between Ponferrada and Santiago de Compostela Airport (SCQ)?

No, there is no direct bus from Ponferrada to Santiago de Compostela Airport (SCQ). However, there are services departing from Ponferrada and arriving at Casa Lorenzo via Lugo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 42 min.

How long does it take to get from Ponferrada to Santiago de Compostela Airport (SCQ)?

It takes approximately 3 h 42 min to get from Ponferrada to Santiago de Compostela Airport (SCQ), including transfers.

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