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Santiago de Compostela to Almería by train

  • First train
    05:10
  • Last train
    20:30
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    13hr 41m
  • Distance
    849 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    5
  • Avg. journey time
    21hr 1m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Santiago de Compostela to Almería by train

Fast trains from Santiago de Compostela to Almería take around 13 hours and 41 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 849 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Santiago de Compostela and Almería.

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

Journeys between Santiago de Compostela and Almería usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 6 departures on the route from Santiago de Compostela to Almería 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 Santiago de Compostela to Almería?

The Santiago de Compostela to Almería train travel time is normally about 13 hours and 41 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Almería is usually scheduled to depart Santiago de Compostela around 05:10 and the last train is around 17:00. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Santiago de Compostela around 05:48, and the last at 20:30.

When to book Santiago de Compostela to Almería 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 Almería by train.

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Which train companies operate between Santiago de Compostela and Almería?

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

  • AV City
  • AVE
  • Altaria
  • Alvia
  • Avant
  • Intercity
  • Media Distancia
  • Talgo

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

Almería 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.