The location of the city of Pontevedra, located in the northwest of Spain, offers the possibility to its visitors to use various methods of transport to reach this destination, from the plane, to the train or bus, and even in your own vehicle if you prefer to take control of your trip and get behind the wheel.
Pontevedra can be easily reached by plane through the three Galician airports and even from Porto airport in Portugal.
The closest airport to the city is Peinador airport in Vigo, just 30 km away and another good option is Rosalia de Castro airport in Santiago, 74 km away.
If you arrive at Vigo airport, there is a bus line that will take you to the centre of Vigo (Vitrasa line 9A). There are frequent bus and train connections to Pontevedra from Vigo. If you want to get to Pontevedra by train, Vigo has two stations: Urzaiz and Guixar. The approximate duration of the trip to Pontevedra, depending on the type of train, is 20 minutes.
If you land at Santiago airport you can get to the bus station of Santiago with the company Monbus and with the bus line 6 Airport-Los Tilos, this same line has a stop near the train station.
Vigo Airport Bus: www.vitrasa.es
Train Vigo – Pontevedra: www.renfe.com
Bus Vigo – Pontevedra: www.monbus.es
Train Santiago – Pontevedra: www.renfe.com
Bus Santiago – Pontevedra: www.monbus.es
By train or bus
In Pontevedra the train and bus stations, although in separate buildings, are within the same urban space and pedestrianised, which favours and facilitates connections and communications. They are also located 10-12m from the urban center of the city.
From the bus station there are 2 bus lines that connect some neighborhoods of the city.