There are 5 ways to get from Salamanca to Santiago de Compostela by train, bus, 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.

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Train  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Salamanca to Medina AV A
  2. Take the train from Medina AV to Santiago de Compostela A

$55 - $84

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Bus  •  7 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Salamanca to Santiago De Compostela

$35 - $55

3 alternative options

Drive  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Salamanca to Santiago de Compostela 267.3 miles

$50 - $75

Train, fly to Santiago de Compostela  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Salamanca to Madrid-Chamartin
  2. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Santiago de Compostela (SCQ) MAD - SCQ

$51 - $166

Train, fly to A Coruna  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Salamanca to Madrid-Chamartin
  2. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to A Coruna (LCG) MAD - LCG
  3. Take the train from A Coruna to Santiago de Compostela

$83 - $252

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Salamanca to Santiago de Compostela is to bus which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 7 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Salamanca to Santiago de Compostela is to drive which takes 4 h 25 min and costs 40€ - 65€.

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The distance between Salamanca and Santiago de Compostela is 319 km. The road distance is 428 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 59 min to get from Salamanca to Santiago de Compostela, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Salamanca and arriving at Santiago De Compostela. Services depart three times a week. The journey takes approximately 7 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Salamanca to Santiago de Compostela. However, there are services departing from Salamanca and arriving at Santiago de Compostela via Medina AV. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 59 min.

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What companies run services between Salamanca, Castille and León, Spain and Santiago de Compostela, Spain?

You can take a train from Salamanca to Santiago de Compostela via Medina AV in around 5 h 59 min. Alternatively, ALSA operates a bus from Salamanca to Santiago de Compostela 3 times a week. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 7 h 40 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Madrid to Santiago de Compostela
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $230
Flights from Madrid to A Coruna
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $320
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Madrid to A Coruna
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $300
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Madrid to Santiago de Compostela
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $160
Train operators
Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Salamanca to Medina AV
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
renfe.com
Train from Medina AV to Santiago de Compostela
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
renfe.com
Train from Salamanca to Madrid-Chamartin
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
renfe.com
Train from A Coruna to Santiago de Compostela
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators

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