Renfe is the national train operator in Spain. It has the widest network of high-speed trains in Europe, linking major cities with AVE, AV-City, Avant, Alvia, and Euromed trains. Long-distance routes are served by Altaria and Talgo trains, while regional routes are operated by Media Distancia, Regional and Express Regional trains. Renfe also operates on international routes to France and Portugal. Renfe trains offer four different travel classes, depending on the train you’re travelling on – Turista (Standard), Turista Plus (Premium Economy), Preferente (Business Class) and Club (First Class).
SNCF is the national train operator of France. It operates all domestic trains and routes across France, as well as international services to Spain and Germany. There are three different types of domestic trains that operate under the SNCF banner – TGV (high-speed, full-service trains that connect the major cities in France), Intercités (usually a more frequent stopping service, but with all the amenities), and TER (regional train services with basic onboard facilities).
The average journey time between Santiago de Compostela and Pau is 21 hours and 37 minutes and the fastest journey time is 21 hours and 37 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 1 train per day travelling from Santiago de Compostela to Pau. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.
The first train from Santiago de Compostela to Pau departs at 17:30. The last train from Santiago de Compostela to Pau departs at 17:30. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services. Alternatively, some popular routes may run throughout the night at a reduced frequency. There may also be less services on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.
No, it is not possible to travel from Santiago de Compostela to Pau without having to change trains. To travel from Santiago de Compostela to Pau will require a minimum of 6 changes. More changes may be necessary on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.
By train, of course. See trains from Pau to Santiago de Compostela.