There are 7 ways to get from Vigo to Gijón by train, bus, rideshare, car or plane

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

Train, bus  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Vigo Urzaiz to A Coruna Ir
  2. Take the bus from A Coruña/La Coruña to Aviles

$59 - $93

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Vigo to Gijón 253.7 miles

$22 - $29

5 alternative options

Bus  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Vigo to Gijon / Xixon

$35 - $60

Bus via Lugo  •  8 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Vigo to Lugo Área de Lugo / ...
  2. Take the bus from Lugo to Gijon / Xixon

$37 - $70

Train  •  10 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Vigo-Guixar to Leon Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Leon to Gijón A / ...

$68 - $92

Drive  •  3 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Vigo to Gijón 253.7 miles

$45 - $70

Fly  •  7 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Vigo (VGO) to Oviedo (OVD) VGO - OVD

$85 - $249

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Vigo to Gijón is to rideshare which costs 19€ - 25€ and takes 4 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Vigo to Gijón is to drive which costs 40€ - 60€ and takes 3 h 57 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Vigo and arriving at Gijon / Xixon. Services depart twice daily. The journey takes approximately 6 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Vigo to Gijón. However, there are services departing from Vigo-Guixar and arriving at Gijón via Leon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 2 min.

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The distance between Vigo and Gijón is 288 km. The road distance is 405.9 km.

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The best way to get from Vigo to Gijón without a car is to train and bus which takes 6 h 17 min and costs 50€ - 80€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 17 min to get from Vigo to Gijón, including transfers.

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Vigo to Gijón bus services, operated by ALSA, depart from Vigo station.

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Map of how to get from Vigo to Gijón.
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  • Distance: 180.3 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 17 min

What companies run services between Vigo, Spain and Gijón, Spain?

ALSA operates a bus from Vigo to Gijón twice daily. Tickets cost $35 - $60 and the journey takes 6 h 25 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Vigo to Gijón via Leon in around 10 h 2 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Vigo to Oviedo via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $320
Flights from Vigo to Oviedo via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $350
Flights from Vigo to Oviedo via Bilbao, Madrid
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$120 - $330
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Vigo to Oviedo via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $350
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Vigo to Oviedo via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $230
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Vigo Urzaiz to A Coruna
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $30
Website
renfe.com
Train from Vigo-Guixar to Leon
Ave. Duration
6 h 12 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
renfe.com
Train from Leon to Gijón
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $30
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 A Coruña/La Coruña to Aviles
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Vigo to Gijon / Xixon
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Lugo to Gijon / Xixon
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
alsa.com
Transporte de Galicia
Website
tmg.xunta.gal
Bus from Vigo to Lugo
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
tmg.xunta.gal
MonBus
Phone
+34 982 29 29 00
Website
monbus.es
Bus from Vigo to Lugo
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Schedules at
monbus.es
Other operators
BlaBlaCar.es
Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar.es
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Vigo to Gijón
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $29
Book at
blablacar.es

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