There are 3 ways to get from Santander to Cave of Altamira by bus, taxi or car

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Bus  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Santander to Santillana Del Mar

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Taxi  •  25 min

  1. Take a taxi from Santander to Cave of Altamira 20.4 miles

$35 - $45

1 alternative option

Drive  •  25 min

  1. Drive from Santander to Cave of Altamira 20.4 miles

$3 - $6

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Santander and arriving at Santillana Del Mar. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 49 min.

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The distance between Santander and Cave of Altamira is 27 km. The road distance is 32.6 km.

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The best way to get from Santander to Cave of Altamira without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 15 min and costs .

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The bus from Santander to Santillana Del Mar takes 49 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Santander to Cave of Altamira bus services, operated by Autobuses La Cantabrica, depart from Santander station.

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Santander to Cave of Altamira bus services, operated by Autobuses La Cantabrica, arrive at Santillana Del Mar station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Santander to Cave of Altamira is 33 km. It takes approximately 25 min to drive from Santander to Cave of Altamira.

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There are 458+ hotels available in Cave of Altamira. Prices start at $55 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Santander to Cave of Altamira.
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  • Distance: 17 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 15 min

What companies run services between Santander, Spain and Cave of Altamira, ES-S, Spain?

Autobuses La Cantabrica operates a bus from Santander to Cave of Altamira every 4 hours, and the journey takes 49 min.

Bus operators
Autobuses La Cantabrica
Phone
+34 (0) 942 720 822
Email
lacantabrica@lacantabrica.com
Website
lacantabrica.net
Bus from Santander to Santillana Del Mar
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
lacantabrica.net
Other operators
Taxi from Santander to Cave of Altamira
Ave. Duration
25 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Radio Taxi Santander
Phone
+34 942 33 33 33
Website
radiotaxisantander.es
Taxi 25 Santander
Phone
+34 645 09 13 48

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