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There are 5 ways to get from Santiago de Compostela to Vigo by train, bus, rideshare, taxi or car

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Train  •  50 min

  1. Take the train from Santiago De Compostela to Vigo Urzaiz 9083 / ...

€10 - €13

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Rideshare  •  1h 21m

  1. Take the rideshare from Santiago de Compostela to Vigo 87.1 km

€5

3 alternative options

Bus  •  1h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Santiago de Compostela to Vigo 783

€6 - €13

Taxi  •  56 min

  1. Take a taxi from Santiago de Compostela to Vigo 87.1 km

€95 - €120

Drive  •  56 min

  1. Drive from Santiago de Compostela to Vigo 87.1 km

€8 - €13

Santiago de Compostela → Vigo
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The cheapest way to get from Santiago de Compostela to Vigo is to rideshare which costs €5 and takes 1h 21m.

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The fastest way to get from Santiago de Compostela to Vigo is to train. Taking this option will cost €10 - €13 and takes 50 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Santiago de Compostela and arriving at Vigo. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 30m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Santiago De Compostela and arriving at Vigo Urzaiz. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 50 min.

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The distance between Santiago de Compostela and Vigo is 73 km. The road distance is 87.1 km.

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The best way to get from Santiago de Compostela to Vigo without a car is to train which takes 50 min and costs €10 - €13.

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The train from Santiago De Compostela to Vigo Urzaiz takes 50 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Santiago de Compostela to Vigo bus services, operated by MonBus, depart from Santiago de Compostela station.

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Santiago de Compostela to Vigo train services, operated by Renfe Viajeros, depart from Santiago De Compostela station.

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The best way to get from Santiago de Compostela to Vigo is to train which takes 50 min and costs €10 - €13. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €6 - €13 and takes 1h 30m.

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  • Distance: 73.5 km
  • Duration: 50 min

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

Renfe Viajeros operates a train from Santiago De Compostela to Vigo Urzaiz every 4 hours. Tickets cost €10 - €13 and the journey takes 50 min. Alternatively, MonBus operates a bus from Santiago de Compostela to Vigo hourly. Tickets cost €6 - €8 and the journey takes 1h 30m. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Renfe Viajeros

Spain's excellent and extensive rail system connects cities across Spain and into neighbouring countries. Renfe's high-speed AVE trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. All medium- and long-distance trains require a seat reservation; ticket sales for these trains usually open 30-60 days before travel. Most Renfe trains have two classes: Turista (2nd class) and Preferente (1st class), although some AVE trains offer Turista Plus. There is free WiFi for Preferente passengers and for those with a +Renfe loyalty card.

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Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Santiago De Compostela to Vigo Urzaiz
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€10 - €13
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Bus operators
MonBus
Phone
+34 982 29 29 00
Website
monbus.es
Bus from Santiago de Compostela to Vigo
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€6 - €8
Schedules at
monbus.es
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. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. There are 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 Vigo
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€9 - €13
Website
alsa.com
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Santiago de Compostela to Vigo
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€7 - €10
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Santiago de Compostela to Vigo
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€5
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blablacar.es
Taxi from Santiago de Compostela to Vigo
Ave. Duration
56 min
Estimated price
€95 - €120
Taxi Suso Fernández
Phone
+34 636 495 607
Service Taxi
Phone
+34 619 18 55 75
Website
servitaxisantiago.com
Parada De Taxis
Phone
+34 981 58 55 97

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Santiago de Compostela to Vigo bus services, operated by MonBus, arrive at Vigo station.

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Santiago de Compostela to Vigo train services, operated by Renfe Viajeros, arrive at Vigo Urzaiz station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Santiago de Compostela to Vigo is 87 km. It takes approximately 56 min to drive from Santiago de Compostela to Vigo.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Santiago de Compostela and Vigo. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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