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Santander to Gijón by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    6hr 54m
  • Distance
    151 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
  • Avg. journey time
    9hr 1m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Santander to Gijón by train

Fast trains from Santander to Gijón take around 6 hours and 54 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 151 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Santander and Gijón.

1. Are there direct trains from Santander to Gijón?

Journeys between Santander and Gijón usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 7 departures on the route from Santander to Gijón every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 5 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Santander to Gijón?

The Santander to Gijón train travel time is normally about 6 hours and 54 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Santander to Gijón train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Gijón is usually scheduled to depart Santander around 07:05 and the last train is around 20:20. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Santander around 09:10, and the last at 20:20.

When to book Santander to Gijón 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 Santander to Gijón by train.

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Which train companies operate between Santander and Gijón?

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

  • Alvia
  • Media Distancia
  • REG.EXP.
  • Regional
  • Regional Express

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

Gijón to Santander 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.