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London to Santiago de Compostela flights

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Departure Tue, 06 Oct Return Tue, 13 Oct
LON London
SCQ Santiago de Compostela
return from £46
Departure Tue, 20 Oct Return Thu, 29 Oct
LON London
SCQ Santiago de Compostela
return from £35
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Currency and price comparison
Exchange rate
1.00 GBP = 1.09 EUR
British Pound Sterling Euro
1 EUR = 0.93 GBP
Last checked on 29 September 2020
Train
Local, one-way ticket
67%

Trains in Santiago de Compostela are 67% cheaper than in London.

London
£2.8
Santiago de Compostela
£0.91
Meal
Mid-priced restaurant
45%

A meal in Santiago de Compostela is 45% cheaper than a meal in London.

London
£15
Santiago de Compostela
£8.21
Taxi
Standard daytime start rate
52%

Taxis are 52% more expensive in Santiago de Compostela than in London.

London
£3
Santiago de Compostela
£4.56
Coffee
Regular cappuccino
51%

Coffee in Santiago de Compostela is 51% cheaper than in London.

London
£2.98
Santiago de Compostela
£1.45
London airports
  • ( Heathrow (LHR)
    How far from city centre: 14 miles
  • ( Gatwick (LGW)
    How far from city centre: 25 miles
  • ( Stansted (STN)
    How far from city centre: 30 miles
  • ( Luton International (LTN)
    How far from city centre: 27 miles
  • ( Southend (SEN)
    How far from city centre: 35 miles
  • ( London City (LCY)
    How far from city centre: 7 miles
Santiago de Compostela airports
  • ( La Coruna (LCG)
    How far from city centre: 35 miles
  • ( Santiago De Compostela (SCQ)
    How far from city centre: 3 miles
  • ( Vigo (VGO)
    How far from city centre: 46 miles
K Distance: 714 miles

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Useful information for the flight from London to Santiago de Compostela

How long is the flight from London to Santiago de Compostela?

A direct flight from London to Santiago de Compostela usually takes about two hours to cover the 714-mile flight path. The duration of a flight between London and Santiago de Compostela with connections usually takes about five hours, depending on the stopover destination.

What are the most common stopovers?

Most flights from London to Santiago de Compostela are direct, but those with layovers may include Madrid—Barajas Airport (MAD), Barcelona—El Prat Airport (BCN), and Geneva Airport (GVA).

What documentation do I need to fly to Santiago de Compostela from London?

British citizens holding valid passports don't need a visa to enter Santiago de Compostela. You can obtain visa-free entry to Spain for up to 90 days for visitor purposes. The same is also applicable to EU nationals, and various other countries.

Is there a time change from London to Santiago de Compostela?

The time zone in Santiago de Compostela is Central European Standard Time (CET), one hour ahead of London's Greenwich Mean Time (GMT).

Which airlines fly from London to Santiago de Compostela

  • Ryanair, an Irish budget airline.
  • Easyjet, a British low-cost airline.
  • British Airways, the UK's largest air carrier.
  • Vueling, a Spanish budget airline.
  • Iberia, Span’s largest carrier airline.

How to find cheap flights from London to Santiago de Compostela

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When are the best times to fly from London to Santiago de Compostela

  • March is a great time for city breaks in Santiago de Compostela with the beginning of spring. You can expect pleasant weather and long sunny days, with average highs around 16° C.
  • June to August is the middle of summertime, and one of the busiest times to visit Santiago de Compostela. Maximum temperatures are around 28°C, and the water temperature is perfect for swimming and other beach activities.
  • November through March is considered the cheapest time to go to Santiago de Compostela. You'll experience pleasantly cool weather with the average highs around 11°C. In addition to the festive atmosphere and minimal crowds, you can also enjoy fantastic deals on flight and hotel bookings during these months.

Airports in London

London has several major airports serving Santiago de Compostela: Gatwick Airport (LGW), Stansted Airport (STN), and Luton Airport (LTN).

Useful information about Gatwick Airport

Gatwick Airport is about 25 miles south of the city centre.

How to get to the airport:

  • By train — Gatwick Express, 30 minutes from London Victoria station.
  • By coach — easyBus, about an hour from Central London.
  • By taxi — 60 to 90 minutes.

Services: open 24/7, Wi-Fi access, medical assistance, child care, duty-free shops, currency exchange, banks, many restaurants, and cafés.

Useful information about Stansted Airport

Stansted Airport is about 35 miles north-east of Central London.

How to get to the airport:

  • By train — Stansted Express runs every 15 minutes, takes about 47 minutes.
  • By bus/coach — National Express and Airport Bus Express; typically takes 60 to 80 minutes.
  • By taxi — travel time around an hour.

Services: open 24/7; free Wi-Fi, medical assistance, child care, showers, lounges, shopping, banks, cafés, and restaurants.

Useful information about Luton Airport

Luton Airport is about 28 miles north of Central London.

How to get to the airport:

  • By train — runs every 10 minutes, journey time around 40 minutes.
  • By bus —National Express and Green Line, journey about 50 minutes.
  • By taxi — about 60 minutes.

Services: free Wi-Fi, medical facilities, baby care, lounges, duty-free shops, ATMs, left luggage options, and a range of restaurants and cafés.

Airports in Santiago de Compostela

Santiago de Compostela has one major airport serving London: Santiago de Compostela Airport (SCQ).

Useful information about Santiago de Compostela Airport

Santiago de Compostela Airport is about 7 miles from the city centre.

How to get from the airport to the city:

  • By taxi — about 15 to 20 minutes.
  • By bus — Empresa Freire buses, travel time 20 minutes.

Services: free Wi-Fi, child care, lounges, duty-free shops, ATMs, left luggage options, many restaurants and cafés.

What to do and visit in Santiago de Compostela

  • Tour the city's most sacred sites, including the Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela and the Camino de Santiago.
  • Explore the Casco Historico, Santiago de Compostela's old town area which is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
  • Get wonderful insights into Galician culture at the Galician Contemporary Art Centre, and the Museum of the Galician People.
  • Relax at the Alameda or Carlomagno parks.

Frequent asked questions about flights from London to Santiago de Compostela

How is COVID-19 affecting flights from London to Santiago de Compostela?
At Opodo we want to make sure that your travel plans are not affected by any cancelation as well as any possible restrictions Spain may apply when travelling from London. Is your flight cancelled? We've got your back! With our flexible ticket guarantee you can decide if you want to book another flight - free of rebooking fee - or get a full refund!
📊 How much, on average, are flights from London to Santiago de Compostela?
The average price to go from London to Santiago de Compostela is 76.0 GBP but ticket prices vary a lot, depending on the season and how far in advance you book.
🔍 How can I find cheap flights from London to Santiago de Compostela at Opodo?
Our search engines have found flights from 35€ for the route London - Santiago de Compostela. At Opodo we use different machine learned based methodologies to find our costumers the cheapest option available, considering airline combinations, stopovers and direct flights as well as different criteria for inbound and outbound journeys.
💰 Is Santiago de Compostela expensive to visit compared to London?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Santiago de Compostela costs an average of 4.57 GBP, 52% more expensive than London, with a fare of 3.00 GBP, while train tickets costs 67% less in Santiago de Compostela: 0.91 GBP against 2.80 GBP in London. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 8.22 GBP in Santiago de Compostela, 45% less than the 15.00 GBP in London. The price of the coffee is around 51% cheaper in Santiago de Compostela, with an average of 1.46 GBP, while in London the coffee costs 2.98 GBP.
📉 When is the best time to book a flight from London to Santiago de Compostela?
According to real customer data from our website, the most popular months to book a trip from London to Santiago de Compostela are July, May and June.
📅 When is the best time to travel from London to Santiago de Compostela?
The best time of the year to go to Santiago de Compostela when flying from London depends on several preference factors like climate, seasonality and, of course, price. When it comes to popularity, July is the top 1 month to fly to  Santiago de Compostela from London in terms of searches from our cutomer, followed by August and May. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period January, February and November are the months with less volume of searchs for the route London -  Santiago de Compostela.
How long does the flight take to go from London to Santiago de Compostela?
The total flight time between London and Santiago de Compostela is of around 02:33 hours on average, considering an average distance of 1,366 km, for both direct and indirect flights for the route (which may have 1 or more stops in oter cities in between).

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Martin Corner
Date 2019-03-25 Age Over 70 City Kingston upon Thames

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Date 2019-07-01 Age 51-70 City London

A small airport with few departures but crowded due to delay in departure.

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