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Overview: Train from Palencia to Santander

distanceDistance106 miles (171 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 33 min
priceAverage train ticket price£7 (€8)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 2 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesRenfe

Trains from Palencia to Santander cover the 106 miles (171 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 33 min with our travel partners like Renfe. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £7, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £7. Travellers depart most frequently from Palencia and arrive in Santander.

Train companies: Renfe between Palencia and Santander

You can travel by train between Palencia and Santander with Renfe for as low as £7. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.


Renfe is Spain’s national train operator offering a multitude of domestic routes and international routes to France and Portugal. Renfe is known for its range of ticket types to fit anyone’s budget, such as the Basic, Elige and Premium tickets. Renfe also has discount cards for qualified travellers like the Renfe Gold Card and +Renfe Youth Card 50, which you can use on Omio. When you ride with Renfe, you can expect to find an impressive fleet of trains offering different levels of comfort, amenities and time needed to travel to your destination. These train types include Renfe AVE for high-speed long-distance routes, Alvia and Altaria for domestic routes in parts of Spain, Euromed for routes along the stunning Mediterranean coast, Avant commuter trains and Trenhotel night trains.

    Renfe has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and travelling by train from Palencia to Santander:

    • Cashless payments recommended
    • Online booking and check-in recommended
    • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
    • Renfe has applied temporary travel conditions for ticket holders that can no longer justify their travel or don’t wish to travel with AVE, Large Distancia, Avant or Media services for trips between 29th of October and 8th of May 2021
    • Travellers may choose to get a full refund, free of charge, or be provided with a new ticket for another date free of charge.
    • Passengers traveling international routes (Renfe–SNCF) can cancel their ticket free of charge until August 29th, 2021 if it’s requested three days before the departure date.

    Travel Tips: Trains from Palencia to Santander

    Travel by train to Santander easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Palencia to Santander.

    What is the price of the cheapest train from Palencia to Santander?

    Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Palencia to Santander to cost as little as £7  in the next 7 days.

    How much is a train ticket from Palencia to Santander?

    If you are looking to buy your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Palencia to Santander train to cost on average £7  one way.

    What is the distance from Palencia to Santander via train?

    When travelling this route you should expect the distance to Santander from Palencia via train to be approximately 106 miles (171 km).

    How long does it take from Palencia to Santander by train?

    The train time between Palencia and Santander is on average 2 h 33 min  for the 106 miles (171 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Santander from Palencia by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.

    What is the departure train station in Palencia and arrival train station in Santander?

    Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Palencia   and arrive in Santander.

    Where is the Palencia train station located? Where is the Santander train station located?

    Passengers board their train most frequently from Palencia and travel around 0.1 miles (126 m) from the city centre to this train station.

    Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Santander and need to travel approximately 0.6 miles (870 m) from the train station to the city centre in Santander.

    What train companies offer a service between Palencia and Santander?

    For the best Palencia to Santander train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Renfe. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services between Palencia and Santander to compare what amenities they may offer.

    How many trains are there between Palencia and Santander a day?

    On average, there are 2 trains a day from Palencia to Santander. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

    What are the first and last departure train times from Palencia to Santander?

    If you prefer early morning trains from Palencia to Santander, the first train leaves at 08: 17. If you prefer late night trains from Palencia to Santander, the last train of the day leaves at 19: 39. Omio shows you the latest train from Palencia to Santander timetable to help you book the best departure time for this trip.

    How far in advance should I book a train ticket to Santander from Palencia to get the best deals?

    The price of a one way train ticket from Palencia to Santander is on average £7 if you purchase within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train providers offering this trip. In general, you can find train tickets from Palencia to Santander available a few months in advance.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    The major railway station for departures from Palencia is Palencia. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Palencia for your trip to Santander from Palencia.

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