There are 4 ways to get from Santander to Gijón by bus, train, rideshare or car

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Bus  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Santander to Gijon / Xixon

$24 - $40

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  2 h 11 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Santander to Gijón 110.3 miles

$9 - $16

2 alternative options

Train  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Santander to El Berrón

$20

Drive  •  1 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Santander to Gijón 110.6 miles

$20 - $30

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Santander to Gijón is to rideshare which costs 7€ - 14€ and takes 2 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Santander to Gijón is to drive which costs 17€ - 26€ and takes 1 h 47 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Santander and arriving at Gijon / Xixon. Services depart every four hours. The journey takes approximately 2 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Santander to Gijón. However, there are services departing from Santander and arriving at Gijón via El Berrón. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 44 min.

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The distance between Santander and Gijón is 150 km. The road distance is 177 km.

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The best way to get from Santander to Gijón without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 40 min and costs 20€ - 35€.

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The bus from Santander to Gijon / Xixon takes 2 h 40 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Santander to Gijón bus services, operated by ALSA, depart from Santander station.

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Santander to Gijón train services, operated by Renfe Feve, depart from Santander station.

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The best way to get from Santander to Gijón is to bus which takes 2 h 40 min and costs 20€ - 35€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 17€ and takes 5 h 44 min.

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Map of how to get from Santander to Gijón.
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  • Distance: 93.7 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 40 min

What companies run services between Santander, Spain and Gijón, Spain?

ALSA operates a bus from Santander to Gijón every 4 hours. Tickets cost $24 - $40 and the journey takes 2 h 40 min. Alternatively, Renfe Feve operates a train from Santander to Gijón twice daily. Tickets cost $20 and the journey takes 4 h 33 min.

Train operators
Renfe Feve
Phone
+34 912320320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Santander to El Berrón
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
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 Santander to Gijon / Xixon
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
alsa.com
Other operators
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Santander to Gijón
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Book at
blablacar.es

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