There are 7 ways to get from Santiago de Compostela to Rota by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly Santiago de Compostela to Sevilla, train  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Santiago de Compostela (SCQ) to Sevilla (SVQ) SCQ - SVQ
  2. Take the train from Sevilla Santa Justa to Puerto de S Maria

$58 - $217

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Fly Santiago de Compostela to Jerez  •  7 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Santiago de Compostela (SCQ) to Jerez (XRY) SCQ - XRY

$81 - $371

Train to A Coruna, fly to Sevilla, train  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Santiago de Compostela to A Coruna
  2. Fly from A Coruna (LCG) to Sevilla (SVQ) LCG - SVQ
  3. Take the train from Sevilla Santa Justa to Puerto de S Maria

$66 - $233

Train  •  11 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Santiago de Compostela to Madrid-Chamartin A
  2. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Puerto de S Maria A

$135 - $176

Bus ALSA  •  17 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Santiago De Compostela to Jerez De La Frontera

$62 - $95

Bus InterNorte  •  24 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Santiago de Compostela to Vila Real de Santo António
  2. Take the bus from Vila Real Santo Antonio to Jerez de la Frontera

$114 - $154

Drive  •  9 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Santiago de Compostela to Rota 630.9 miles

$110 - $180

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Santiago de Compostela to Rota. However, there are services departing from Santiago De Compostela and arriving at Avda. de la Marina via Jerez de la Frontera. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 44 min.

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The distance between Santiago de Compostela and Rota is 720 km. The road distance is 1009.5 km.

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The best way to get from Santiago de Compostela to Rota without a car is to train which takes 11 h 28 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 25 min to get from Santiago de Compostela to Rota, including transfers.

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Santiago de Compostela to Rota bus services, operated by ALSA, depart from Santiago De Compostela station.

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The best way to get from Santiago de Compostela to Rota is to fly which takes 7 h 43 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 11 h 28 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 17 h 44 min.

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The quickest flight from Santiago de Compostela Airport to Sevilla Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 30 min.

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Santiago de Compostela to Rota bus services, operated by ALSA, arrive at Jerez De La Frontera station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Santiago de Compostela to Rota is 1009 km. It takes approximately 9 h 56 min to drive from Santiago de Compostela to Rota.

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

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  • Distance: 450 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 25 min

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

Iberia, Vueling Airlines and Ryanair fly from Santiago de Compostela to Rota every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Santiago de Compostela to Rota via Madrid-Chamartin, Madrid Chamartín, Madrid Atocha, Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, Puerto de S Maria, and El Puerto De Santa Maria in around 11 h 28 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Sevilla via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Sevilla via Bilbao
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Jerez via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $350
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Jerez via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Jerez via Bilbao
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Jerez via Barcelona, Madrid
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from A Coruna to Sevilla
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $280
Flights from A Coruna to Sevilla via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $310
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Jerez via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from A Coruna to Sevilla
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $280
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Sevilla
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $220
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Sevilla Santa Justa to Puerto de S Maria
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $25
Website
renfe.com
Train from Santiago de Compostela to A Coruna
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $18
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 Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Puerto de S Maria
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $85
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
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 Santiago De Compostela to Jerez De La Frontera
Ave. Duration
16 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
alsa.com
InterNorte
Phone
707 200 512
Website
internorte.pt
Bus from Santiago de Compostela to Vila Real de Santo António
Ave. Duration
16 h 51 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $95
Schedules at
internorte.pt
Bus from Vila Real Santo Antonio to Jerez de la Frontera
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
internorte.pt

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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 .

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