Train from Vigo to Santiago De Compostela
You can make a cruise excursion by train from Vigo to Santiago De Compostela. There is a train almost every hour from the station Vigo-Guixar to Santiago De Compostela. The journey takes between 1h30 min to 1h45 min Tickets can be purchased at the station. They cost between € 7 and € 11 per person (one way). Before you go, better consult the timetable of trains between Vigo and Santiago De Compostela.
The train station of Santiago de Compostela is located just 15 minutes walking from The Cathedral, the main monument in Santiago. Once you exit the train station, go straight and climb the big stairs in front of you. Once on top you see a roundabout on your right. Follow the Rua De Horreo slightly uphill onto Plaza de Galicia, on the outskirts of the Old Town. Follow the signs for the Tourist Information Office. This will bring you right in the heart of Santiago de Compostela.
How do I get to the train station from the cruise port in Vigo?
The Vigo-Guixar Train Station is about 1,5 kilometers from the cruise port. A walk takes about 20 minutes. Use the footbridge. This makes the route shorter and you can still see something of the historical center. You can also take a taxi from the cruise port to the train station. The ride takes about 10 minutes and costs between € 8 and € 10 per taxi (4 persons, one way).