There are 6 ways to get from Ribadesella to Santiago de Compostela by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus via Lugo  •  7 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Ribadesella to Lugo
  2. Take the bus from Lugo to Santiago De Compostela Área de Lugo / ...

$31 - $59

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Bus  •  8 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Ribadesella to Santiago De Compostela

$35 - $55

Train  •  11 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Ribadesella to Oviedo
  2. Take the train from Oviedo to Leon A / ...
  3. Take the train from Leon to Orense-Empalme Ic / ...
  4. Take the train from Orense-Empalme to Santiago de Compostela A / ...

$63 - $101

Drive  •  3 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Ribadesella to Santiago de Compostela 238.5 miles

$45 - $65

Bus to Bilbao, fly  •  7 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Ribadesella to Bilbao
  2. Fly from Bilbao (BIO) to Santiago de Compostela (SCQ) BIO - SCQ

$87 - $263

Bus to Oviedo, fly  •  7 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Ribadesella to Oviedo
  2. Fly from Oviedo (OVD) to Santiago de Compostela (SCQ) OVD - SCQ

$110 - $426

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Ribadesella and arriving at Santiago De Compostela. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 8 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Ribadesella to Santiago de Compostela. However, there are services departing from Ribadesella and arriving at Santiago de Compostela via Oviedo, Leon and Orense-Empalme. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 36 min.

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The distance between Ribadesella and Santiago de Compostela is 290 km. The road distance is 381.7 km.

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The best way to get from Ribadesella to Santiago de Compostela without a car is to bus which takes 7 h 50 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 50 min to get from Ribadesella to Santiago de Compostela, including transfers.

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Ribadesella to Santiago de Compostela bus services, operated by ALSA, depart from Ribadesella station.

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Ribadesella to Santiago de Compostela train services, operated by Renfe Feve, depart from Ribadesella station.

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The best way to get from Ribadesella to Santiago de Compostela is to bus which takes 7 h 50 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 11 h 36 min.

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The quickest flight from Bilbao Airport to Santiago de Compostela Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Ribadesella to Santiago de Compostela bus services, operated by ALSA, arrive at Santiago De Compostela station.

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Map of how to get from Ribadesella to Santiago de Compostela.
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  • Distance: 181.3 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 50 min

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

You can take a bus from Ribadesella to Santiago de Compostela via Lugo in around 7 h 50 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Ribadesella to Santiago de Compostela via Oviedo, Leon, and Orense-Empalme in around 11 h 36 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Bilbao to Santiago de Compostela
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $270
Flights from Oviedo to Santiago de Compostela via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Flights from Oviedo to Santiago de Compostela via Malaga
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $400
Flights from Oviedo to Santiago de Compostela via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Flights from Oviedo to Santiago de Compostela via Barcelona, Bilbao
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$90 - $410
Flights from Oviedo to Santiago de Compostela via Malaga, Bilbao
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Oviedo to Santiago de Compostela via Malaga
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $400
Train operators
Renfe Feve
Phone
+34 912320320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Ribadesella to Oviedo
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
renfe.com
Spanish Railways (RENFE)

Based in Madrid, Renfe is a state-owned train operator, that connects cities across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, Switzerland, and the Netherlands. Renfe’s extensive network means most destinations offer multiple trains a day, with the most popular routes normally offering a train each hour. Locally known as AVE, the high-speed trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. Comfort is key in a Renfe train, with seats with footrests in all three classes of travel: Standard, Club and First. Each seat has an individual light, a pull-down table and an electrical outlet for in Club and First classes. There is free WiFi for first class passengers and for those with a + Renfe card.

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Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Oviedo to Leon
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Website
renfe.com
Train from Leon to Orense-Empalme
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
renfe.com
Train from Orense-Empalme to Santiago de Compostela
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $21
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
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 so you’re never bored on your journey. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. Flexibility is another highlight of an ALSA journey, with 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 Ribadesella to Lugo
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Ribadesella to Santiago De Compostela
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Ribadesella to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Ribadesella to Oviedo
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $27
Website
alsa.com
Transporte de Galicia
Website
tmg.xunta.gal
Bus from Lugo to Santiago De Compostela
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
tmg.xunta.gal
Empresa Freire
Phone
+34 902 800 220
Email
infofreire@empresafreire.com
Website
empresafreire.com
Bus from Lugo to Santiago de Compostela
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $11
Schedules at
empresafreire.com

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Ribadesella to Santiago de Compostela train services, operated by Spanish Railways (RENFE), arrive at Santiago de Compostela station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ribadesella to Santiago de Compostela is 382 km. It takes approximately 3 h 44 min to drive from Ribadesella to Santiago de Compostela.

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Iberia offers flights from Bilbao Airport to Santiago de Compostela Airport.

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