Santander to Salamanca by train

  • First train
    07:00
  • Last train
    20:20
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    6hr 22m
  • Distance
    315 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    4
  • Avg. journey time
    9hr 10m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Santander to Salamanca by train

Fast trains from Santander to Salamanca take around 6 hours and 22 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 315 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Santander and Salamanca.

1. Are there direct trains from Santander to Salamanca?

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

We usually find around 5 departures on the route from Santander to Salamanca every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains usually run with a similar frequency on weekends.

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

The Santander to Salamanca train travel time is normally about 6 hours and 22 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Salamanca is usually scheduled to depart Santander around 07:05 and the last train is around 19:00. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Santander around 07:00, and the last at 20:20.

When to book Santander to Salamanca 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 Salamanca by train.

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Which train companies operate between Santander and Salamanca?

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

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

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

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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.