There are 9 ways to get from Santander to Lanzarote by plane, bus, car ferry, train or car

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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Fly Santander to Arrecife  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Santander (SDR) to Arrecife (ACE) SDR - ACE

$115 - $482

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Bus to Bilbao, fly to Arrecife  •  6 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Santander to Bilbao
  2. Fly from Bilbao (BIO) to Arrecife (ACE) BIO - ACE

$130 - $580

Fly Santander to Fuerteventura, car ferry  •  9 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Santander (SDR) to Fuerteventura (FUE) SDR - FUE
  2. Take the car ferry from Corralejo, Fuerteventura to Playa Blanca

$165 - $627

Bus to Bilbao, fly to Fuerteventura, car ferry  •  9 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Santander to Bilbao
  2. Fly from Bilbao (BIO) to Fuerteventura (FUE) BIO - FUE
  3. Take the car ferry from Corralejo, Fuerteventura to Playa Blanca

$170 - $685

Train, car ferry Naviera Armas  •  39 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Santander to Madrid-Chamartin A
  2. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Huelva-Termino A / ...
  3. Take the car ferry from Huelva to Arrecife

$228 - $308

Train, car ferry Acciona Trasmediterranea  •  42 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Santander to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha A
  2. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Cadiz A
  3. Take the car ferry from Cadiz to Lanzarote - Arrecife

$283 - $476

Drive, car ferry  •  37 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Santander to Huelva
  2. Take the car ferry from Huelva to Arrecife

$210 - $299

Bus, car ferry via Plaza de Armas  •  45 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Santander to Seville
  2. Take the bus from Plaza de Armas to Corrales
  3. Take the car ferry from Huelva to Arrecife

$178 - $254

Bus, car ferry  •  45 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Santander to Bilbao
  2. Take the bus from Bilbao to Huelva
  3. Take the car ferry from Huelva to Arrecife

$170 - $238

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Santander to Lanzarote is to bus and car ferry which costs 140€ - 210€ and takes 45 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Santander to Lanzarote is to bus and fly which costs 110€ - 500€ and takes 6 h 40 min.

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The distance between Santander and Lanzarote is 1830 km.

The best way to get from Santander to Lanzarote without a car is to train and car ferry which takes 39 h 28 min and costs 190€ - 270€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 50 min to get from Santander to Lanzarote, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Santander Airport to Arrecife Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 55 min and has one stopover.

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Lanzarote is 1 h behind Santander. It is currently 5:05 AM in Santander and 4:05 AM in Lanzarote.

Vueling Airlines, Ryanair and Iberia offer flights from Santander Airport to Arrecife Airport.

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There are 2191+ hotels available in Lanzarote. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Santander to Santander Airport is to bus which takes 10 min and costs 12€ - 19€.

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Map of how to get from Santander to Lanzarote.
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  • Distance: 1144 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 50 min

What companies run services between Santander, Spain and Lanzarote, Canary Islands, Spain?

Iberia, Vueling Airlines and Ryanair fly from Santander to Tías 3 times a day.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Santander to Arrecife via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Santander to Arrecife via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Bilbao to Arrecife
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Bilbao to Arrecife via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Bilbao to Arrecife via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Bilbao to Arrecife via Tenerife
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Santander to Fuerteventura via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Santander to Fuerteventura via Madrid, Tenerife
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Santander to Fuerteventura via Madrid, Las Palmas
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Bilbao to Fuerteventura
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Bilbao to Fuerteventura via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Santander to Arrecife via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Bilbao to Arrecife
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Bilbao to Arrecife via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Bilbao to Fuerteventura
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Santander to Arrecife via Valencia
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Flights from Santander to Fuerteventura via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Bilbao to Arrecife
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Bilbao to Fuerteventura via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Train operators
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Santander to Madrid-Chamartin
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Huelva-Termino
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Website
renfe.com
Train from Santander to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Cadiz
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $90
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 Santander to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $29
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Santander to Seville
Ave. Duration
12 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
alsa.com
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Bilbao to Huelva
Ave. Duration
12 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
Ouibus
Ferry operators
Fred Olsen Express
Phone
+34 902 10 01 07
Email
reservas@fredolsen.es
Website
fredolsen.es
Car ferry from Corralejo, Fuerteventura to Playa Blanca
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23
Schedules at
fredolsen.es
Naviera Armas
Phone
+34 (0) 902 456 500
Website
navieraarmas.com
Car ferry from Fuerteventura - Corralejo to Lanzarote - Playa Blanca
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Schedules at
navieraarmas.com
Car ferry from Huelva to Arrecife
Ave. Duration
28 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$100 - $140
Schedules at
navieraarmas.com
Acciona Trasmediterranea
Phone
+34 (0) 917369957
Website
trasmediterranea.es
Car ferry from Cadiz to Lanzarote - Arrecife
Ave. Duration
30 h 59 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$160 - $320
Schedules at
trasmediterranea.es
Lobby
$166
Cabin
$316

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