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from León to Santiago de Compostela

You can get from León to Santiago de Compostela by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from León to Santiago de Compostela on Oct 23 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

05:31PMLeón4h35 10:06PMSantiago De Compostela
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$231One-way
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05:31PMLeón4h35 10:06PMSantiago De Compostela
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$231One-way

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Fri
Oct 22
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$35Alsa
Sat
Oct 23
$23Renfe
$35Alsa
Sun
Oct 24
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$35Alsa
Mon
Oct 25
$23Renfe
$35Alsa
Tue
Oct 26
$23Renfe
$35Alsa
Wed
Oct 27
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$35Alsa
Thu
Oct 28
$28Renfe
$35Alsa
Fri
Oct 29
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$35Alsa
Sat
Oct 30
$23Renfe
$35Alsa
Sun
Oct 31
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$35Alsa
Mon
Nov 1
$32Renfe
$35Alsa
Tue
Nov 2
$23Renfe
$35Alsa
Thu
Nov 4
$23Renfe
$35Alsa

Travel Information from León to Santiago de Compostela

distanceDistance152 miles (245 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$32 - $35
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $32 (€26) • 4 h 32 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $32 (€26) • 4 h 32 min
carriersPopular travel companiesAlsa or Renfe

Take a bus or train to travel 152 miles (245 km) to Santiago de Compostela from León. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 4 h 32 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $32 (€26). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Alsa or Renfe among others. Travelers can even take a direct from León to Santiago de Compostela.

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FAQs
How do I go from León to Santiago de Compostela?

There are 2 ways to get from León to Santiago de Compostela: bus or train.

What is the cheapest way from León to Santiago de Compostela?

The cheapest way to go to Santiago de Compostela from León is by taking a train, which costs on average $32 (€26).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Santiago de Compostela:

A train is generally $3 (€2) less than a bus for the same route. Taking a bus costs on average $35 (€29) from León to Santiago de Compostela.

What is the fastest way from León to Santiago de Compostela?

The quickest way to travel between León and Santiago de Compostela is by train, which takes on average 4 h 32 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, going by bus can take 5 h 50 min   on average.

What is the distance from León to Santiago de Compostela?

Santiago de Compostela is approximately 152 miles (245 km) away from León.

What are the departure and arrival points in León and in Santiago de Compostela?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from León to Santiago de Compostela:

  • Most travelers board their bus from Leon, Estación de Autobuses/ Av. Inginiero Saenz de Miera and arrive in Santiago de Compostela, Estación de Autobuses.
  • Most travelers catch their train from León and arrive in Santiago De Compostela.
Which travel companies can get me from León to Santiago de Compostela?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from León to Santiago de Compostela, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with Alsa to go to Santiago de Compostela by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Alsa León to Santiago de Compostela tickets on Omio for $35 (€29).
  • Travel with Renfe to go to Santiago de Compostela by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Renfe León to Santiago de Compostela tickets on Omio for $32 (€26).
Where else should I travel to after my journey from León to Santiago de Compostela ends?
Looking to extend your trip from León to Santiago de Compostela? Many Omio customers who go from León to Santiago de Compostela usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Madrid, Porto or Barcelona. If you're looking to explore Madrid, Porto or Barcelona from Santiago de Compostela, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
How far in advance should I purchase tickets between León and Santiago de Compostela online to get the best deals?

Before traveling from León to Santiago de Compostela, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket for this route costs on average $35 (€29) one way.
  • A train ticket for this trip is costing $32 (€26) one way on average.

But we recommend booking León to Santiago de Compostela tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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