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Located on the north coast of Spain we find the port city of Santander, capital of the province of Cantabria. The city bathed by the Cantabrian Sea has a humid climate with mild temperatures, its municipality borders with those of Santa Cruz de Bezana and Camargo as well as having the bay of Santander to the south.
The best option to travel to Santander is by train, by which you arrive at the Santander Station located in the Plaza de las Estaciones. This station was inaugurated in 1943 and includes long distance, medium distance and suburban rail services. The first train to arrive every day to the Cantabrian station does at 11:25 h from Aguilar De Campoo, whereas the last train arrives from Paris at 23:22 h.
In our travel search engine you will be able to find train tickets with prices ranging from 2,20 € for the cheapest tickets, to 234,70 € the least affordable tickets, so you have a great opportunity to get to know this fabulous city and enjoy its many beaches.
The most affordable route that arrives at the Santander Station is the one that goes from Maliaño to Santander on a train of the REG.EXP. type that arrives to the city at 22:22 h. At the opposite end we find the route Paris - Santander, in which travelling on a train of the Multiples type that reaches the station at 22:22 h we have tickets for 234,70 € at most.
The Magdalena Palace, the Cabo Mayor Lighthouse, the Raqueros Monument, the Piquío Gardens, the Cathedral Nuestra Señora de la Asunción, the Esperanza Market or the Gran Casino del Sardinero are some of the many things that you will miss if you don't visit Santander. Book now your train ticket on our website and travel to the Cantabrian Coast from 2,20 €.
We recommend that if you want a cheaper travel, you buy your tickets to travel during the time slot in the noche, because tickets in this time slot are usually more affordable than the tickets in the mañana.
Santander stands out as one of the most elegant and beautiful cities of the Spanish north coast, the city conquers its visitors for its stately atmosphere, its terraces, its old buildings or its spectacular bay. In addition you can enjoy both the sea and the mountain, which makes it an ideal city to spend a vacation.
A stroll through the historical centre, which we will access from the Jardines de Pereda, see Porticada Square which is one of the most lively places in the city, visit the Church del Cristo and the Cathedral of Santander until reaching the Town Hall Square, which always has a good atmosphere. Enter in the Esperanza Market where we can buy some of the best fresh fish sold in Spain. Go through the streets of Jesús de Monasterio and San Fernando, which are part of the most commercial area of the city and are perfect to buy a souvenir of our trip.
The most travelled railway route that has as a destination Santander is the one that links Madrid with the capital of Cantabria. This route of 338 Km can be done from a price of 16,35 € if you book the train ticket on our website and you travel on a train of the Alvia type which takes 4 hours 14 minutes and arrives at the station at 23:22 h.
If you prefer to make the route Madrid - Santander on a train of the Alvia type, the duration of the journey will be of 4 hours 4 minutes and we will pay 101,50 € at most for our train ticket.
Don't miss this opportunity to visit Santander, its bay and the beaches of El Sardinero, where we can walk along the promenade to the viewpoint of the Gardens of Piquío. Don't wait any longer and book now your train ticket to Santander from only 2,20 €.