There are 5 ways to get from Porto to Santander by bus, train, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

What companies run services between Porto, Portugal and Santander, Spain?

FlixBus operates a bus from Porto to Santander 4 times a week. Tickets cost $40 - $75 and the journey takes 10 h 45 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Porto to Santander via Coimbra-B and Valladolid Campo Grande in around 11 h 53 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Porto to Bilbao via Madrid
Avg. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $390
Flights from Porto to Bilbao via Barcelona
Avg. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $410
Flights from Porto to Bilbao via Madrid, Valencia
Avg. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $390
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Porto to Bilbao via Lisbon
Avg. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Porto to Bilbao via Barcelona
Avg. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $410
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Porto to Bilbao via Madrid
Avg. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Porto to Bilbao via Geneva
Avg. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$75 - $390
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Porto to Bilbao via Munich
Avg. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,500
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Porto to Bilbao via Zurich
Avg. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Train operators
Portuguese Railways (CP)
Phone
+351 707 210 220
Website
cp.pt
Train from Vila Nova de Gaia to Coimbra-B
Avg. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $18
Website
cp.pt
2nd Class
$9 - $14
1st Class
$11 - $18
Train from Coimbra-B to Valladolid Campo Grande
Avg. Duration
5 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
cp.pt
Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Valladolid Campo Grande to Santander
Avg. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Porto to Santander, Santander
Avg. Duration
10 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Autna
Phone
+34 (0) 986 288 030
Email
autna@autna.com
Website
autna.com
Bus from Porto to Vigo
Avg. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Schedules at
autna.com
ALSA
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Vigo to Santander
Avg. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Bilbao to Santander
Avg. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
alsa.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Porto to Santander?

The distance between Porto and Santander is 472 km. The road distance is 643 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Porto to Santander?

The cheapest way to get from Porto to Santander is to bus which costs 60€ and takes 10 h 45 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Porto to Santander?

The quickest way to get from Porto to Santander is to drive which takes 6 h 14 min and costs 90€.

Is there a direct train between Porto and Santander?

No, there is no direct train from Porto to Santander. However, there are services departing from Vila Nova de Gaia and arriving at Santander via Coimbra-B and Valladolid Campo Grande. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 53 min.

Is there a direct bus between Porto and Santander?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Porto and arriving at Santander, Santander. Services depart four times a week, and operate Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 10 h 45 min.

How long does it take to get from Porto to Santander?

The bus from Porto to Santander, Santander takes 10 h 45 min including transfers and departs four times a week.