Santander ferry port in Spain is served by a number of ferry routes with crossings to Plymouth, Portsmouth & Cork available. With a selection of up to 6 Sailings Weekly, the port of Santander connects Spain with England & Ireland.
Sailing durations range from 20 hours on the Plymouth service to 25 hours 30 minutes on the Cork service.
Although there is a brief summary on this page, as sailing information can vary based on time of year we’d advise you to get live sailing times and prices in our Santander fare search.
Santander is a Spanish port city situated on the Atlantic North coast.
The ferry port is located very close to the centre of Santander, not far by walk from the main square and the railway station.
The city is located between Gijon and Bilbao which like Santander feature regular connections to the south coast of England.
Close to Santander, don't miss in Comillas 'El Capricho', a building by Antoni Gaudí.
To get to Santander Ferry Port, take the N634 westwards along the coast towards Coruna, and eastwards towards Bilbao. The N611 goes south to Valladolid and the N623 links the ferry port with Burgos. To get to the port from town follow the signs to Puerto, Zona Maritma or Ferry.
The train station is 5-10 minutes away from the terminal with services to Bilbao and Oviedo. RENFE is the national railway system and has links to almost every town in Spain.
Visit the Renfe website for more info.
There is a coach station in Santander about 5-10 minutes from Santander Ferry terminal and there are regular services to and from Madrid and Bilbao.
Santander Ferry Port Parking is only permitted for dropping off and picking up. Passengers wishing to park for longer must use one of the paying car parks nearby.
Estacion Maritime, Santander, 39002
If you’re looking to spend a night at or near Santander Ferry port before or after your trip or if you are looking for accommodation for your entire stay, please visit our Santander Accommodation page for the best accommodation prices and one of the largest selections available online!