Cheap bus tickets from Barcelona to Santander

Showing times and prices for Dec 8

Cheapest

$68

Average

$72

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Barcelona to Santander will cost around $ 72 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 68.

Cheapest
11:30AMBarcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord10h00 09:30PMSantander
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$681One-way
Cheapest
03:15PMBarcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord10h00 01:15AMSantander
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$681One-way
2nd Cheapest
11:00PMBarcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord9h30 08:30AMSantander
0 changes
$691One-way
11:45AMBarcelona13h30 01:15AMSantander
1 changes
$811One-way

Bus schedule from Barcelona to Santander

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11:30AMBarcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord10h00 09:30PMSantander
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11:45AMBarcelona13h30 01:15AMSantander
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03:15PMBarcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord10h00 01:15AMSantander
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11:00PMBarcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord9h30 08:30AMSantander
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Tue
Dec 7
$68Alsa
$92Vueling
Wed
Dec 8
$68Alsa
$114Vueling
Thu
Dec 9
$68Alsa
$83Vueling
Fri
Dec 10
$68Alsa
$75Vueling
Sat
Dec 11
$66Flixbus
$238Iberia
Sun
Dec 12
$68Alsa
$92Vueling
Mon
Dec 13
$68Alsa
$68Vueling
Tue
Dec 14
$41Flixbus
$29Vueling
Wed
Dec 15
$53Flixbus
$44Vueling
Thu
Dec 16
$68Alsa
$75Vueling
Fri
Dec 17
$68Alsa
$83Vueling
Sat
Dec 18
$68Alsa
$206Iberia
Sun
Dec 19
$68Alsa
$144Vueling
Mon
Dec 20
$68Alsa
$144Vueling
Tue
Dec 21
$68Alsa
$129Vueling
Wed
Dec 22
$68Alsa
$175Vueling
Thu
Dec 23
$68Alsa
$175Vueling
Fri
Dec 24
$68Alsa
$195Vueling
Sat
Dec 25
$69Alsa
$195Iberia
Sun
Dec 26
$68Alsa
$144Vueling
Mon
Dec 27
$68Alsa
$102Vueling

Bus times from Barcelona to Santander

Showing times and prices for Dec 8

Fastest Journey

9 h 30 m

Average

10 h 45 m

Buses per day

4

Distance

541 km

Of the 4 buses that leave Barcelona for Santander every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 541 km distance in an average of 10 h 45 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 9 h 30 m .

The slowest buses will take 13 h 30 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
11:00PMBarcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord9h30 08:30AMSantander
0 changes
$691One-way
2nd Fastest
11:30AMBarcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord10h00 09:30PMSantander
0 changes
$681One-way
2nd Fastest
03:15PMBarcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord10h00 01:15AMSantander
0 changes
$681One-way
11:45AMBarcelona13h30 01:15AMSantander
1 changes
$811One-way

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Overview: Bus from Barcelona to Santander

distanceDistance335 miles (540 km)
durationAverage bus duration10 h
priceAverage bus ticket price$68 (€57)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus providersAlsa

Buses from Barcelona to Santander cover the 335 miles (540 km) long route taking on average 10 h with our travel partners like Alsa. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this trip for as low as $66 (€55), but the average price of bus tickets is $68 (€57). Travelers depart most frequently from Barcelona Sants and arrive in Santander, Calle Real Racing Club (Parking).

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Alsa from Barcelona to Santander

Alsa buses will get you between Barcelona and Santander from $66 (€55). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best bus times and tickets for your trip.

Alsa

Enjoy one of the most comfortable travel experiences at a budget price with a bus from Barcelona to Santander with Alsa. The Alsa bus ride covers 335 miles (540 km) from Barcelona to Santander at prices starting as low as $68 (€57). Alsa even has different ticket types on select routes for the budget traveler in mind, including Minimum, Reduced and Flexible fares. Simply check Omio for Alsa bus schedules and tickets and book the best Barcelona - Santander bus for you.

As Spain’s main bus company offering thousands of regional and urban routes throughout the country, plus more than 300 international routes in 16 different European countries and Morocco, Alsa offers an impressive fleet of buses with different levels of comfort and amenities on offer. Aside from the Alsa Normal bus with free WiFi, bathrooms, footrests and entertainment on board, the Alsa Supra, Alsa Eurobus and Alsa Premium buses provide more luxurious services when traveling by road, depending on the specific route.

When you buy your Alsa bus tickets between Barcelona and Santander don't forget to keep the following COVID-19 related policies in mind:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Normal conditions apply

Buses from Barcelona to Santander

The trip between the cities of Barcelona and Santander can be made by bus, as it offers a comfortable and easy journey. Barcelona Santander buses cover a distance of 541 kilometres, using an average of 9 to 11 hours. It is possible to find buses that cover this route all day long, every day of the week.

What buses go from Barcelona to Santander?

Barcelona Santander buses are managed by the company Alsa. Buses can be found throughout the day, although there is a higher frequency during the morning.

How long is the bus from Barcelona to Santander?

Barcelona Santander buses cover a distance of 541 kilometres, investing an average of between 9 and 11 hours. The length of this journey varies depending on whether changes are made during the journey. Some of these buses make a transfer in the bus station of Zaragoza.

How many buses are there from Barcelona to Santander?

Throughout the day it is possible to find up to 7 buses Barcelona Santander with departure times distributed throughout the day. There are buses that depart both in the morning and in the afternoon and even at night. The frequency of departure of the buses varies throughout the day: there are buses that depart every half hour and others with a time difference of up to 2 hours.

Where do buses from Barcelona to Santander depart from and reach?

Barcelona Nord bus station and Barcelona-Sants station: the buses that cover this route leave from Barcelona Nord station and Barcelona-Sants station. Barcelona Nord station has several restaurants, bars and free wifi connection. The station of Barcelona-Sants is very well communicated with the center of the city of Barcelona being able to arrive to her of simple form in the lines V17 or H10 of bus, among others. Among the services offered are ticket sales, waiting room and invoicing.

Santander Station-Plaza Estaciones: has a ticket sales point, information desk, shopping area, bars and cafeteria and a small leisure area. It is located in the centre of the city of Santander, very close to the train station offering excellent communication for travellers. Bus lines such as L14 pass through it.

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FAQs
How much do cheap buses from Barcelona to Santander cost?
Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest bus to Santander from Barcelona for the next 7 days starting from $66 (€55)  one way.
How much is the bus from Barcelona to Santander on average?
If you are looking to buy your bus ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Barcelona to Santander bus to cost on average $68 (€57)  one way.
What is the distance to Santander from Barcelona by bus?
You should expect to travel around 335 miles (540 km)  from Barcelona to Santander by bus.
How long is a bus from Barcelona to Santander on average?
While the time it takes to travel 335 miles (540 km) from Barcelona to Santander can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Barcelona to Santander bus journey time is on average 10 h.
Which bus station from Barcelona to Santander do I depart from? Which Santander bus station from Barcelona do I arrive in?

There are a few bus stations in Barcelona to start your journey from including Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord, Barcelona, Aeropuerto Josep Tarradellas-El Prat (T1) and Barcelona, Estación de Autobuses de Barcelona/Sants. In Santander you have a few bus station options to choose from for your arrival including Santander, Calle Real Racing Club (Parking), Santander, Universidad and Santander, Plaza Estaciones.

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Barcelona Sants   and arrive in Santander, Calle Real Racing Club (Parking).

Where is the Barcelona bus station located? Where is the Santander bus station located?

Passengers board the bus most frequently from Barcelona Sants, which is located around 1.2 miles (1.9 km) away from the city center, and they get off the bus at Santander, Calle Real Racing Club (Parking), located 1.1 miles (1.7 km) away from the city center.

Which bus companies should I travel with from Barcelona to Santander?
For the best Barcelona to Santander bus to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Alsa. However, it's always good to check all possible bus companies with services to Santander from Barcelona to compare what amenities they may offer.
Are there any direct buses from Barcelona to Santander?
Yes, there are direct buses to Santander from Barcelona, and you can find a direct bus for this route with Alsa  on Omio. It's worth paying attention to when you buy your bus ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting to your destination.
What are the first and last departure bus times from Barcelona to Santander?
The earliest bus for this trip departs from Barcelona at 10: 30 AM. The last bus leaves from Barcelona at 10: 00 PM. Check Omio for the latest bus schedule from Barcelona to Santander and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
How far in advance should I purchase a bus ticket from Barcelona to Santander to get the best deals?
In general, we recommend booking tickets for buses in advance to score the best deals from all possible bus providers offering this route and save money. If you buy bus tickets to Santander from Barcelona within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $68 (€57) one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your bus ticket from Barcelona to Santander a few months in advance.