Practical information about Spain

All information you will need to know before you travel to Spain: documentation requiered to enter Spain, customs, language, currency, travel insurance, etc.  Available on the Cooperation and Foreing Office Spain website
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How to get to Santander?

BY PLAIN:

Santander Airport is located in the municipality of Camargo, 5 kilometres from the capital. Useful information about the airport
The following airlines operate in Santander Airport:

IBERIA
Europe direct flights from Paris, Amsterdam
America, Asia, Africa  flights to Madrid Barajas Airport
Inside Spain flights from Madrid, Barcelona, Alicante, Sevilla, Palma de Mallorca


RYANAIR
Europe direct flights from  London, UK; Frankfurt, Germany and Rome, Italy

AIR NOSTRUM
from Madrid Barajas Airport 

BY TRAIN

RENFE.
From Madrid (Atocha Station or Chamartin Station) to Santander. See timetables and prices

By BUS

CONTINENTAL AUTO,S.L
From Madrid to Santander. See timetables and prices

BY CAR

Cantabria can be reached by road via four main routes:
N-634 -the A-road which runs east to west across the province (leading from Vizcaya, through Torrelevega, to Asturias)
N-611 -access from Palencia
N-623 -access from Burgos/Madrid (N-1)
Autovia del Cantabrico -runs parallel to the N-634