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There are 7 ways to get from Seville to Santander by plane, bus, train, rideshare 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, bus  •  4h 54m

  1. Fly from Sevilla (SVQ) to Bilbao (BIO) SVQ - BIO
  2. Take the bus from Bilbao to Santander

$71 - $244

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Bus  •  12h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Seville to Santander

$50 - $80

5 alternative options

Train via Madrid-Chamartin  •  8h

  1. Take the train from Sevilla Santa Justa to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha Ave / ...
  2. Take the train from Madrid-Chamartin to Santander A

$110 - $150

Train  •  8h 47m

  1. Take the train from Sevilla Santa Justa to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha Ave / ...
  2. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Santander A

$109 - $151

Bus Socibus  •  15h 29m

  1. Take the bus from Seville to Burgos
  2. Take the bus from Burgos to Santander

$65 - $112

Rideshare  •  9h 31m

  1. Take the rideshare from Seville to Santander 516 miles

$55

Drive  •  7h 49m

  1. Drive from Seville to Santander 518.5 miles

$95 - $150

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The cheapest way to get from Seville to Santander is to rideshare which costs 47€ and takes 9h 31m.

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The quickest way to get from Seville to Santander is to fly and bus which costs 60€ - 220€ and takes 4h 54m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Seville and arriving at Santander. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 12h 15m.

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No, there is no direct train from Seville to Santander. However, there are services departing from Sevilla Santa Justa and arriving at Santander via Madrid Atocha and Madrid-Chamartin. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h.

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The distance between Seville and Santander is 701 km. The road distance is 829.6 km.

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The best way to get from Seville to Santander without a car is to train which takes 8h and costs 95€ - 130€.

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It takes approximately 4h 54m to get from Seville to Santander, including transfers.

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Seville to Santander bus services, operated by ALSA, depart from Seville station.

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Seville to Santander train services, operated by Spanish Railways AVE, depart from Sevilla Santa Justa station.

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The best way to get from Seville to Santander is to train which takes 8h and costs 95€ - 130€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 40€ - 70€ and takes 12h 15m.

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Map of how to get from Seville to Santander.
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  • Distance: 437.9 miles
  • Duration: 4h 54m

What companies run services between Seville, Spain and Santander, Spain?

You can take a train from Seville to Santander via Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, Madrid Atocha, Madrid Chamartín, and Madrid-Chamartin in around 8h. Alternatively, ALSA operates a bus from Seville to Santander once daily. Tickets cost $50 - $80 and the journey takes 12h 15m.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Sevilla to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $380
Flights from Sevilla to Bilbao via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $390
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Sevilla to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $380
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Sevilla to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Sevilla to Bilbao via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Evelop
Website
evelop.com
Flights from Sevilla to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$45 - $320
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Sevilla to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $440
Train operators
Spanish Railways AVE
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 Madrid-Chamartin to Santander
Ave. Duration
4h 11m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Santander
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $70
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 Bilbao to Santander
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $28
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Seville to Santander
Ave. Duration
12h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Burgos to Santander
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
alsa.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar.es
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Seville to Santander
Ave. Duration
9h 31m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55
Book at
blablacar.es

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The quickest flight from Sevilla Airport to Bilbao Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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Seville to Santander bus services, operated by ALSA, arrive at Santander station.

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Seville to Santander train services, operated by Spanish Railways (RENFE), arrive at Santander station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Seville to Santander is 830 km. It takes approximately 7h 49m to drive from Seville to Santander.

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Evelop, Volotea, Vueling Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Sevilla Airport to Bilbao Airport.

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Book your Seville to Santander train tickets online with Rome2rio.

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Book your Seville to Santander bus tickets online with ALSA.

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There are 503+ hotels available in Santander. Prices start at $46 USD per night.

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

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The best way to get from Seville to Sevilla Airport is to shuttle which takes 15m and costs 1€ - 4€.

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