TRAVEL INFORMATION

 

How to get to Santiago

BY AIR
The Airport of Santiago de Compostela is located 16 km east of Santiago. There is a direct bus service between the airport and Santiago. Buses leave every 30 minutes with stops at the bus station, city centre and train station and the journey to the first stop is about 15 minutes. Tickets are sold on the bus (€3). The taxi fare from the airport to the city is around €25.
For further information about bus departures, please click here.

The Airport of Coruña is located approximately 70 km north of Santiago. There is a bus service run by ASICASA which joins the airport with A Coruña, with stops in Casino, Plaza de Orense, Avenida Alfonso Molina, Alcampo, Portazgo, Corveira and Vilaboa. Buses leave every 30 minutes and the journey is about 25 minutes (€1.30). Further information can be found here. The taxi fare from the airport to the city centre (Plaza de Pontevedra) is approximately €10. Trains and buses leave regularly from A Coruña to Santiago de Compostela.

The Airport of Vigo is located 91 km south of Santiago. The airport is connected with Vigo Railway Station and Bus Station by bus line C9A (stop Urzaiz 60; €1.17) and taxi service (€20.76 flat rate). Trains and buses leave regularly from Vigo to Santiago de Compostela.

 

BY TRAIN

Santiago Train Station has connections with several cities. For further information about train times and fares, please click here.


BY CAR

Main access roads:

Motorway:

  • Autopista del Atlántico AP-9: connects Santiago de Compostela with A Coruña, Ferrol, Pontevedra, Vigo, Tui and the Portuguese border.
  • Autovía del Noroeste A-6: connects Galicia with the rest of Spain through the province of Lugo.
  • Autovía de las Rías Bajas A-52: connects Galicia with the rest of Spain through the province of Ourense.
  • Autopista AP-53: connects Santiago with Lalín, where it links up with the national road N-525 to Ourense and Madrid.

National road:

  • Carretera Nacional N-634: connects  Galicia with France through the Cantabric coast.

Distances

A Coruña 57 Km
Ferrol 95 Km
Lugo 107 Km
Ourense 110 Km
Pontevedra 50 Km
Vigo 92 Km
A Toxa 70 Km
Noia 36 Km
Fisterra 110 Km
Madrid 524 km
Barcelona 1.107 Km
Oviedo 310 Km
Oporto 229 Km
Lisboa 533 Km
León 325 Km

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Conference update

As you already know, our conference will take place in two weeks time and we are looking forward to your arrival in Santiago de Compostela. Here is some useful information...

 

Registration is now open

We would like to remind you that registration for the ELC3 is already open. Please check the details in the section “Registration”.