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There are 11 ways to get from Santiago de Compostela to Italy by plane, shuttle, train, car ferry, bus 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 Santiago de Compostela to Rome  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Santiago de Compostela (SCQ) to Rome (FCO) SCQ - FCO

$77 - $420

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Fly Santiago de Compostela to Milan Bergamo  •  6 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Santiago de Compostela (SCQ) to Milan Bergamo (BGY) SCQ - BGY

$63 - $1,217

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Fly Santiago de Compostela to Bologna  •  7 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Santiago de Compostela (SCQ) to Bologna (BLQ) SCQ - BLQ

$83 - $329

Fly Santiago de Compostela to Milan Linate  •  7 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Santiago de Compostela (SCQ) to Milan Linate (LIN) SCQ - LIN

$72 - $346

Fly Santiago de Compostela to Florence  •  6 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Santiago de Compostela (SCQ) to Florence (FLR) SCQ - FLR

$102 - $396

Shuttle to Porto, fly to Milan Malpensa  •  8 h 55 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Santiago de Compostela to Porto Airport
  2. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) OPO - MXP

$335 - $534

Train  •  26 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Santiago de Compostela to Madrid-Chamartin A
  2. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Marseille-St-Charles Ave
  3. Take the train from Marseille-Saint-Charles to Milano Centrale Ec
  4. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Roma Termini Fr

$307 - $480

Train, car ferry  •  38 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Santiago de Compostela to Barcelona Sants A
  2. Take the car ferry from Barcelona to Civitavecchia
  3. Take the train from S.Marinella to Roma Termini Reg / ...

$227 - $308

Bus Eurolines CH  •  38 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Santiago de Compostela - Train Staion to A Coruña
  2. Take the bus from A Coruña to Genève
  3. Take the bus from Geneva to Rome

$177 - $288

Bus Eurolines FR  •  41 h

  1. Take the bus from Santiago de Compostela to Marseille
  2. Take the bus from Marseille to Rome

$256 - $375

Drive  •  21 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Santiago de Compostela to Rome 1428 miles

$340 - $500

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The cheapest way to get from Santiago de Compostela to Italy is to fly which costs 55€ - 1100€ and takes 6 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Santiago de Compostela to Italy is to fly which costs 65€ - 370€ and takes 5 h 53 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Santiago de Compostela to Italy. However, there are services departing from Santiago de Compostela - Train Staion and arriving at P.le Tiburtino via A Coruña, Geneva and Staz.ne Tiburtina. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 38 h 6 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Santiago de Compostela to Italy. However, there are services departing from Santiago de Compostela and arriving at Roma Termini via Madrid Chamartín, Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, Marseille-Saint-Charles and Milano Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 26 h 26 min.

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The distance between Santiago de Compostela and Italy is 1728 km. The road distance is 2284.7 km.

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The best way to get from Santiago de Compostela to Italy without a car is to train which takes 26 h 26 min and costs 260€ - 420€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 53 min to get from Santiago de Compostela to Italy, including transfers.

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Santiago de Compostela to Italy bus services, operated by MonBus, depart from Santiago de Compostela - Train Staion station.

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Santiago de Compostela to Italy train services, operated by Spanish Railways (RENFE), depart from Santiago de Compostela station.

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The best way to get from Santiago de Compostela to Italy is to fly which takes 5 h 53 min and costs 65€ - 370€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 260€ - 420€ and takes 26 h 26 min, you could also bus, which costs 150€ - 250€ and takes 38 h 6 min.

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Map of how to get from Santiago de Compostela to Italy.
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  • Distance: 1080 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 53 min

What companies run services between Santiago de Compostela, Spain and Italy?

Vueling Airlines, Iberia and two other airlines fly from Santiago de Compostela to Rome every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Santiago de Compostela to Rome via Madrid-Chamartin, Madrid Chamartín, Madrid Atocha, Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, Marseille-St-Charles, Marseille-Saint-Charles, and Milano Centrale in around 26 h 26 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Rome
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Rome via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $400
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Rome via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Bologna via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Bologna via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $360
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Bologna via Alicante, Barcelona
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$110 - $360
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Bologna via Madrid, Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $360
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Milan Linate via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $600
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Milan Linate via Malaga, Madrid
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $600
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Florence via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $800
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Florence via Madrid, Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $1,000
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Florence via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Flights from Porto to Milan Malpensa via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Porto to Milan Malpensa via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Porto to Milan Malpensa via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Rome via Alicante
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Bologna via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Bologna via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Bologna via Arrecife
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Bologna via Las Palmas
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Bologna via Valencia
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $290
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Milan Bergamo via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $290
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Milan Bergamo via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $290
Flights from Porto to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$28 - $350
Flights from Porto to Milan Malpensa via Valencia
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$28 - $350
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Rome via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,400
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Bologna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$340 - $900
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Bologna via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $900
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Milan Linate via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Florence via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$360 - $850
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Florence via Munich
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $850
Flights from Porto to Milan Malpensa via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Flights from Porto to Milan Malpensa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Rome
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Rome via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Bologna via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $360
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Bologna via Alicante, Barcelona
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$110 - $360
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Florence via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Flights from Porto to Milan Malpensa via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Porto to Milan Malpensa via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Porto to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $600
Flights from Porto to Milan Malpensa via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Milan Linate via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$170 - $470
Flights from Porto to Milan Malpensa via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Florence via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$90 - $800
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Porto to Milan Malpensa via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Porto to Milan Malpensa via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
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 Santiago de Compostela to Madrid-Chamartin
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $85
Website
renfe.com
Train from Santiago de Compostela to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
12 h 51 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Website
renfe.com
Spanish Railways AVE
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Marseille-Saint-Charles to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
7 h 28 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $110
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia Frecce

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Roma Termini Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from S.Marinella to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $13
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$10 - $13
Bus operators
VMTransfers
Phone
(+351) 220971653
Email
info@vmtransfers.com
Website
vmtransfers.com
Shuttle from Santiago de Compostela to Porto Airport
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$288
Schedules at
vmtransfers.com
MonBus
Phone
+34 982 29 29 00
Website
monbus.es
Bus from Santiago de Compostela - Train Staion to A Coruña
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $11
Schedules at
monbus.es
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from A Coruña to Genève
Ave. Duration
24 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$120 - $190
Book at
eurolines.ch
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Geneva to Rome
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Santiago de Compostela to Marseille
Ave. Duration
24 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$140 - $210
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Bus from Marseille to Rome
Ave. Duration
15 h 17 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Ferry operators
Grimaldi Lines
Phone
+39.081.496.444
Email
info@grimaldi.napoli.it
Website
grimaldi-lines.com
Car ferry from Barcelona to Civitavecchia
Ave. Duration
20 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Schedules at
grimaldi-lines.com

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The quickest flight from Santiago de Compostela Airport to Rome Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 45 min.

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Santiago de Compostela to Italy bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Rome station.

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Santiago de Compostela to Italy train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, arrive at Roma Termini station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Santiago de Compostela to Italy is 2285 km. It takes approximately 21 h 51 min to drive from Santiago de Compostela to Italy.

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Ryanair, Lufthansa, Vueling Airlines and Iberia offer flights from Santiago de Compostela Airport to Rome Airport.

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There are 561+ hotels available in Italy. Prices start at $51 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Santiago de Compostela to Santiago de Compostela Airport is to bus which takes 17 min and costs 1€ - 3€.

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