There are 4 ways to get from Santander to Santillana del Mar by bus, train, taxi 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.

Recommended option

Bus  •  49 min

Cheapest option

Train  •  1 h 53 min

$3 - $14

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  28 min

  1. 20 miles

$35 - $45

Drive  •  28 min

  1. 20 miles

$3 - $6

What companies run services between Santander, Spain and Santillana del Mar, Spain?

Autobuses La Cantabrica operates a bus from Santander to Santillana del Mar every 4 hours, and the journey takes 49 min. Alternatively, Spanish Railways (RENFE) operates a train from Santander to Santillana del Mar hourly. Tickets cost $3 - $14 and the journey takes 43 min.

Train operators
Spanish Railways (RENFE)
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 Santillana del Mar
Ave. Duration
28 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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Santander and Santillana del Mar is 26 km. The road distance is 32 km.

The cheapest way to get from Santander to Santillana del Mar is to train which costs 2€ - 12€ and takes 1 h 53 min.

The quickest way to get from Santander to Santillana del Mar is to taxi which takes 28 min and costs 30€ - 40€.

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.

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