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There are 4 ways to get from Santiago de Compostela to Viveiro by bus, train, rideshare or car

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Recommended option

Bus  •  3h

  1. Take the bus from Santiago de Compostela to Vivero 13

12€ - 19€

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  2h 22m

  1. Take the rideshare from Santiago de Compostela to Viveiro 154.8 km

10€

2 alternative options

Train  •  4h 42m

  1. Take the train from Santiago De Compostela to El Ferrol Alv
  2. Take the train from Ferrol to Viveiro Apdro. Ferrol-Oviedo

17€ - 23€

Drive  •  2h

  1. Drive from Santiago de Compostela to Viveiro 155.1 km

16€ - 24€

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The cheapest way to get from Santiago de Compostela to Viveiro is to rideshare which costs 10€ and takes 2h 22m.

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The quickest way to get from Santiago de Compostela to Viveiro is to drive which costs 16€ - 24€ and takes 2h.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Santiago de Compostela and arriving at Vivero. Services depart once a week, and operate Sunday. The journey takes approximately 3h.

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No, there is no direct train from Santiago de Compostela to Viveiro. However, there are services departing from Santiago De Compostela and arriving at Viveiro Apdro. via Ferrol. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 42m.

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The distance between Santiago de Compostela and Viveiro is 116 km. The road distance is 155.1 km.

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The best way to get from Santiago de Compostela to Viveiro without a car is to bus which takes 3h and costs 12€ - 19€.

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The bus from Santiago de Compostela to Vivero takes 3h including transfers and departs once a week.

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Santiago de Compostela to Viveiro bus services, operated by Arriva Galicia, S.L., depart from Santiago de Compostela station.

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Santiago de Compostela to Viveiro 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 Viveiro is to bus which takes 3h and costs 12€ - 19€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 16€ - 23€ and takes 4h 42m.

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Map of how to get from Santiago de Compostela to Viveiro.
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  • Distance: 116.2 km
  • Duration: 3h

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

Arriva Galicia, S.L. operates a bus from Santiago de Compostela to Vivero once a week. Tickets cost 12€ - 19€ and the journey takes 3h. Alternatively, you can take a train from Santiago de Compostela to Viveiro via Ferrol in around 4h 42m.

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 El Ferrol
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
11€ - 15€
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Renfe Feve
Phone
+34 912320320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Ferrol to Viveiro Apdro.
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
5€ - 8€
Website
Renfe Feve
Bus operators
Arriva Galicia, S.L.
Phone
+34 (0) 981 31 12 13
Email
atencioncliente@arriva.es
Website
arriva.gal
Bus from Santiago de Compostela to Vivero
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
12€ - 19€
Schedules at
arriva.gal
Other operators
BlaBlaCar.es
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Santiago de Compostela to Viveiro
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
10€
Book at
blablacar.es

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Santiago de Compostela to Viveiro bus services, operated by Arriva Galicia, S.L., arrive at Vivero station.

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Santiago de Compostela to Viveiro train services, operated by Renfe Feve, arrive at Viveiro Apdro. station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Santiago de Compostela to Viveiro is 155 km. It takes approximately 2h to drive from Santiago de Compostela to Viveiro.

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There are 183+ hotels available in Viveiro. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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

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