There are 11 ways to get from Santander to Paris by bus, train, night 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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Bus, train via Bilbao  •  9 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Santander to Bilbao
  2. Take the bus from Bilbao to Bayona
  3. Take the train from Bayonne to Paris Montparnasse Tgv

$164 - $223

Cheapest option

Night bus  •  13 h 40 min

  1. Take the night bus from Santander, Santander to Paris, Paris 783

$55 - $95

9 alternative options

Bus, train  •  9 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Santander to San Sebastián Ouibus
  2. Take the train from Hendaye to Paris Montparnasse Tgv

$149 - $182

Bus Eurolines FR  •  11 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Santander to Angers
  2. Take the bus from Angers to Paris City Center - Bercy Ouibus

$109 - $180

Bus Iberocoach  •  14 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Santander to Bilbao Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Bilbao - Estación de Autobuses de Bilbao to Paris - Porte de Charenton

$94 - $138

Drive  •  9 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Santander to Paris 636.1 miles

$130 - $200

Bus to Bilbao, fly to Paris Orly  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Santander to Bilbao
  2. Fly from Bilbao (BIO) to Paris Orly (ORY) BIO - ORY

$71 - $301

Bus to Bilbao, fly to Paris CDG  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Santander to Bilbao
  2. Fly from Bilbao (BIO) to Paris CDG (CDG) BIO - CDG

$72 - $282

Bus, bus to Biarritz, fly to Paris Orly  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Santander to Hernani
  2. Take the bus from San Sebastián to Biarritz - Aéroport
  3. Fly from Biarritz (BIQ) to Paris Orly (ORY) BIQ - ORY

$81 - $327

Fly Santander to Paris Orly  •  6 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Santander (SDR) to Paris Orly (ORY) SDR - ORY

$136 - $503

Bus, bus to Biarritz, fly to Paris CDG  •  6 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Santander to Hernani
  2. Take the bus from San Sebastián to Biarritz - Aéroport
  3. Fly from Biarritz (BIQ) to Paris CDG (CDG) BIQ - CDG

$72 - $258

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Santander to Paris is to night bus which costs 50€ - 85€ and takes 13 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Santander to Paris is to bus and fly which takes 5 h 49 min and costs 60€ - 260€.

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The distance between Santander and Paris is 764 km. The road distance is 1018 km.

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It takes approximately 9 h 15 min to get from Santander to Paris, including transfers.

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Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Santander, Santander and arriving at Paris, Paris. This bus operates every day. The journey takes approximately 13 h 40 min.

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What companies run services between Santander, Spain and Paris, France?

You can take a bus from Santander to Paris via Angers in around 11 h 14 min. Alternatively, Iberia, Vueling Airlines and five other airlines fly from Santander to Paris every 3 hours.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Bilbao to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $250
Flights from Bilbao to Paris Orly via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $330
Flights from Bilbao to Paris Orly via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $380
Flights from Bilbao to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Flights from Bilbao to Paris CDG via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$90 - $470
Flights from Santander to Paris Orly via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Santander to Paris Orly via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Santander to Paris Orly via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Flights from Santander to Paris Orly via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Santander to Paris Orly via Barcelona, Bilbao
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Bilbao to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $650
Flights from Biarritz to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $440
Flights from Biarritz to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $600
Flights from Biarritz to Paris CDG via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Biarritz to Paris CDG via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Bilbao to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $250
Flights from Bilbao to Paris Orly via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $330
Flights from Bilbao to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Flights from Santander to Paris Orly via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Santander to Paris Orly via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Flights from Santander to Paris Orly via Barcelona, Bilbao
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Bilbao to Paris Orly via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from Bilbao to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $350
Flights from Biarritz to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Bayonne to Paris Montparnasse
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$140 - $160
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$140 - $160
1st Class
$180 - $270
Train from Hendaye to Paris Montparnasse
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$140 - $170
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$140 - $170
1st Class
$190 - $290
Bus operators
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 Santander to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Santander to San Sebastián
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Angers to Paris City Center - Bercy
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Santander to Hernani
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Ouibus
Bus from San Sebastián to Biarritz - Aéroport
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
Ouibus
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 16 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $28
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Bilbao to Bayona
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
alsa.com
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Santander to Angers
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$95 - $170
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Iberocoach
Phone
(+351) 253 267 730
Website
iberocoach.com
Bus from Bilbao - Estación de Autobuses de Bilbao to Paris - Porte de Charenton
Ave. Duration
12 h 48 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $110
Website
iberocoach.com
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Santander, Santander to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
13 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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