Paris to Santiago de Compostela by train

  • First train
    07:13
  • Last train
    22:52
  • Avg changes
    2
  • Fastest journey
    16hr 44m
  • Distance
    1,073 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    12
  • Avg. journey time
    30hr 38m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Paris to Santiago de Compostela by train

Fast trains from Paris to Santiago de Compostela take around 16 hours and 44 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 1,073 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Paris and Santiago de Compostela.

1. Are there direct trains from Paris to Santiago de Compostela?

Journeys between Paris and Santiago de Compostela usually involve 2 changes of train.

We usually find around 11 departures on the route from Paris to Santiago de Compostela every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 15 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Paris to Santiago de Compostela?

The Paris to Santiago de Compostela train travel time is normally about 16 hours and 44 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Paris to Santiago de Compostela train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Santiago de Compostela is usually scheduled to depart Paris around 07:13 and the last train is around 22:52. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Paris around 06:42, and the last at 22:13.

When to book Paris to Santiago de Compostela train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 4 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Paris to Santiago de Compostela by train.

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Which train companies operate between Paris and Santiago de Compostela?

More than one train company operates on the route from Paris to Santiago de Compostela, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • AVE
  • Alvia
  • Avant
  • FS100
  • Intercity
  • TGV
  • Trenhotel

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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