There are 6 ways to get from Valencia to Santander by plane, bus, train 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.

Recommended option

Fly, bus  •  4 h 48 min

  1. VLC - BIO

Cheapest option

Bus Bilman Bus  •  10 h 35 min

$47

4 alternative options

Train  •  7 h 31 min

  1. Ave
  2. A

$105 - $145

Train via Cuenca Fernando Zobel  •  7 h 55 min

  1. Ave / ...
  2. A

$112 - $145

Bus ALSA  •  10 h 30 min

  1. Vac-133

$57 - $93

Drive  •  7 h 6 min

  1. 446.6 miles

$80 - $130

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

You can take a train from Valencia to Santander via Madrid-Puerta de Atocha in around 7 h 31 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Valencia to Santander via Zaragoza in around 10 h 30 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Valencia to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $440
Flights from Valencia to Bilbao via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Valencia to Bilbao via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Valencia to Bilbao via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Valencia to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $480
Train operators
Spanish Railways AVE
Website
renfe.com
Train from Valencia Joaquin Sorolla to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Website
renfe.com
Train from Valencia Joaquin Sorolla to Cuenca Fernando Zobel
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
renfe.com
Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Santander
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Website
renfe.com
Train from Cuenca Fernando Zobel to Santander
Ave. Duration
6 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $95
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
Ouibus
Website
fr.ouibus.com
Bus from Bilbao to Santander
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
fr.ouibus.com
Autobuses Jimenez
Phone
+34 (0) 941 202 777
Email
infoweb@autobusesjimenez.com
Website
autobusesjimenez.com
Bus from Valencia to Zaragoza
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $35
Schedules at
autobusesjimenez.com
Book at
grupo-jimenez.com
Bilman Bus
Website
bilmanbus.es
Bus from Valencia to Santander
Ave. Duration
10 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$47
Schedules at
bilmanbus.es

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Valencia and Santander is 528 km. The road distance is 715 km.

The cheapest way to get from Valencia to Santander is to bus which costs 40€ and takes 10 h 35 min.

The quickest way to get from Valencia to Santander is to drive which takes 7 h 6 min and costs 70€ - 110€.

No, there is no direct train from Valencia to Santander. However, there are services departing from Valencia Joaquin Sorolla and arriving at Santander via Madrid-Puerta de Atocha. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 31 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Valencia and arriving at Santander. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10 h 35 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 48 min to get from Valencia to Santander, including transfers.