Santiago de Compostela to Ponferrada by train

  • First train
    08:34
  • Last train
    10:06
  • Avg changes
    0
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 53m
  • Distance
    163 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    1
  • Avg. journey time
    3hr 14m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Santiago de Compostela to Ponferrada by train

Fast trains from Santiago de Compostela to Ponferrada take around 2 hours and 53 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 163 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Santiago de Compostela and Ponferrada.

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

Direct trains from Santiago de Compostela to Ponferrada have been found.

We usually find at least one direct train on the route from Santiago de Compostela to Ponferrada every weekday.

Trains usually run with a similar frequency on weekends.

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

The Santiago de Compostela to Ponferrada train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 53 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the only direct train to Ponferrada is usually scheduled to depart Santiago de Compostela around 08:34. This is the same at the weekend.

When to book Santiago de Compostela to Ponferrada train tickets?

Trains in Spain 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 Santiago de Compostela to Ponferrada by train.

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Which train companies operate between Santiago de Compostela and Ponferrada?

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

  • Alvia
  • Intercity

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

Ponferrada to Santiago de Compostela by train

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

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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