There are 4 ways to get from Santiago de Compostela Airport (SCQ) to Ponferrada by bus, train or car

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Bus via Lugo  •  4 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Casa Lorenzo to Lugo Área de Santiago de Compostela
  2. Take the bus from Lugo to Ponferrada

$23 - $45

3 alternative options

Bus  •  4 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Santiago De Compostela to Ponferrada

$27 - $42

Train  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Santiago de Compostela to Ponferrada Ic / ...

$33 - $49

Drive  •  2 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Santiago de Compostela Airport (SCQ) to Ponferrada 125 miles

$23 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Santiago de Compostela Airport (SCQ) to Ponferrada is to drive which costs 20€ - 29€ and takes 2 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Santiago de Compostela Airport (SCQ) to Ponferrada is to drive which costs 20€ - 29€ and takes 2 h 12 min.

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The distance between Santiago de Compostela Airport (SCQ) and Ponferrada is 154 km. The road distance is 200 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 6 min to get from Santiago de Compostela Airport (SCQ) to Ponferrada, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Santiago de Compostela Airport (SCQ) to Ponferrada. However, there are services departing from Casa Lorenzo and arriving at Ponferrada via Lugo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 6 min.

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What companies run services between Santiago de Compostela Airport (SCQ), Spain and Ponferrada, Spain?

You can take a bus from Santiago de Compostela Airport (SCQ) to Ponferrada via Lugo in around 4 h 6 min. Alternatively, Spanish Railways (RENFE) operates a train from Santiago de Compostela Airport (SCQ) to Ponferrada twice daily. Tickets cost $29 - $45 and the journey takes 3 h 36 min.

Train operators
Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Bus operators
Empresa Freire
Phone
+34 902 800 220
Email
infofreire@empresafreire.com
Website
empresafreire.com
Bus from Casa Lorenzo to Lugo
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $12
Schedules at
empresafreire.com
Transporte de Galicia
Website
tmg.xunta.gal
Bus from Casa Lorenzo to Lugo
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
tmg.xunta.gal
ALSA
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Lugo to Ponferrada
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $30
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Santiago De Compostela to Ponferrada
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
alsa.com

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