COVID-19 Travel restrictions may apply. Learn More.
Rome2rio uses cookies to help personalize content and show you personalised ads. By proceeding, you accept the use of cookies in accordance with our privacy policy. You may opt out of personalised ads at any time. OK

About Santiago de Compostela

Santiago de Compostela (or Saint James of Compostella in English) is the capital of the autonomous community of Galicia, in northwestern Spain. The city has its origin in the shrine of Saint James the Great, now the Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela, as the destination of the Way of St. James, a leading Catholic pilgrimage route since the 9th century. In 1985, the city's Old Town was designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Need a hotel room in Santiago de Compostela?

Book now

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling to Santiago de Compostela, Spain? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

There is widespread community transmission globally.
Some travel restrictions are being lifted in Spain. For the latest travel status, please check the official page for Spain.

Learn More.

There are 185+ hotels available in Santiago de Compostela. Prices start at €87 per night.

More information

It is currently 5:18 PM in Santiago de Compostela. Santiago de Compostela uses Romance Standard Time and also supports Romance Daylight Time.