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There are 8 ways to get from Santander to Palma by plane, bus, train, car ferry 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 from Santander  •  2 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Santander (SDR) to Palma Mallorca (PMI) SDR - PMI

$55 - $308

7 alternative options

Bus to Bilbao, fly  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Santander to Bilbao
  2. Fly from Bilbao (BIO) to Palma Mallorca (PMI) BIO - PMI

$66 - $286

Train, car ferry  •  16 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Santander to Madrid-Chamartin A
  2. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Valencia Joaquin Sorolla Ave
  3. Take the car ferry from Valencia to Palma de Mallorca

$160 - $456

Train, car ferry via Ibiza - Sant Antoni de Portmany  •  17 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Santander to Madrid-Chamartin A
  2. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Gandia Ic
  3. Take the car ferry from Valencia - Gandia to Ibiza - Sant Antoni de Portmany
  4. Take the car ferry from Ibiza to Palma de Mallorca

$207 - $468

Bus, train, car ferry  •  19 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Santander to Bilbao
  2. Take the train from Bilbao-Abando to Barcelona Sants A
  3. Take the car ferry from Barcelona to Palma de Mallorca

$146 - $343

Bus ALSA, car ferry  •  19 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Santander to Barcelona
  2. Take the car ferry from Barcelona to Palma de Mallorca

$97 - $288

Bus MonBus, car ferry  •  20 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Santander to Pamplona
  2. Take the bus from Pamplona to Barcelona
  3. Take the car ferry from Barcelona to Palma de Mallorca

$108 - $296

Drive, car ferry  •  14 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Santander to Valencia
  2. Take the car ferry from Valencia to Palma de Mallorca

$139 - $432

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Santander to Palma is to bus and fly which costs 55€ - 250€ and takes 4 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Santander to Palma is to fly which costs 45€ - 270€ and takes 2 h 56 min.

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The distance between Santander and Palma is 690 km.

The best way to get from Santander to Palma without a car is to train and car ferry which takes 16 h 39 min and costs 130€ - 400€.

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It takes approximately 2 h 56 min to get from Santander to Palma, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Santander Airport to Palma Mallorca Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 25 min.

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

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There are 1558+ hotels available in Palma. Prices start at $86 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 Palma.
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  • Distance: 431.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 56 min

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

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

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Santander to Palma Mallorca via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Santander to Palma Mallorca via Mahon
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Bilbao to Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $350
Flights from Bilbao to Palma Mallorca via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $350
Flights from Bilbao to Palma Mallorca via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $400
Flights from Bilbao to Palma Mallorca via Mahon
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$75 - $400
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Santander to Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Flights from Santander to Palma Mallorca via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $380
Flights from Bilbao to Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $350
Flights from Bilbao to Palma Mallorca via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $350
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Bilbao to Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $370
Flights from Bilbao to Palma Mallorca via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $370
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Santander to Palma Mallorca via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $280
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 20 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Gandia
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Website
renfe.com
Train from Bilbao-Abando to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$75 - $95
Website
renfe.com
Spanish Railways AVE
Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways AVE
Contact Details
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Valencia Joaquin Sorolla
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
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 - $28
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Santander to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
alsa.com
Autobuses La Union
Phone
94 476. 50. 07
Website
autobuseslaunion.com
Bus from Santander to Pamplona
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $31
Schedules at
La Union
MonBus
Phone
+34 982 29 29 00
Website
monbus.es
Bus from Pamplona to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
monbus.es
Ferry operators
Balearia
Phone
+34 912 66 02 14
Email
reservas@balearia.com
Website
balearia.com
Car ferry from Valencia to Palma de Mallorca
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $210
Schedules at
balearia.com
Cabin
$150 - $210
Seating
$65 - $80
Balearia
$60 - $85
Lobby Bar
$65 - $90
Car ferry from Ibiza to Palma de Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $210
Schedules at
balearia.com
Cabin
$150 - $210
Seating
$35 - $65
Balearia
$45 - $65
Lobby Bar
$50 - $75
Car ferry from Barcelona to Palma de Mallorca
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $210
Schedules at
balearia.com
Cabin
$150 - $210
Seating
$60 - $75
Balearia
$55 - $80
Lobby Bar
$60 - $85
Acciona Trasmediterranea
Phone
+34 (0) 917369957
Website
trasmediterranea.es
Car ferry from Valencia to Palma de Mallorca
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $310
Schedules at
trasmediterranea.es
Seat
$71
Cabin
$302
Car ferry from Valencia - Gandia to Ibiza - Sant Antoni de Portmany
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Schedules at
trasmediterranea.es
Car ferry from Ibiza to Palma de Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$40 - $95
Schedules at
trasmediterranea.es
Seat
$45
Cabin
$92
Car ferry from Barcelona to Palma de Mallorca
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $100
Schedules at
trasmediterranea.es
Seat
$52
Cabin
$101

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