How to Arrive

Astorga is a historic town located 43 km west of León, Spain, at the Route of Santiago.

You can go by León by AVE (high-speed train) of by plane (Airport of León).

Other nearby airports are the Airport of Madrid, Valladolid or Asturias.

To reach Astorga, there are different options.

By car

  • León-Astorga route 43 KM.

By bus

  • ALSA (approximately 50 minutes from León or 3:35-4:30 from Madrid)

By train (from León)

  • RENFE (approximately 35 minutes)

By Train

Web Renfe

  • Madrid-León route by AVE train: 2 hours and 15 minutes (approximately).
  • In Madrid, trains to León leave from Madrid Chamartín station.
  • Direct route Madrid- Astorga in ALVIA: 2 hours and 55 minutes
  • Direct route Barcelona-Astorga in ALVIA: 8 hours and 25 minutes

By Bus

Web Alsa

  • Madrid – Astorga route by direct bus: between 3:35 and 4:15 (approximately). There are direct bus connections from Madrid Airport/ Madrid South Station/ Moncloa to Astorga (6 direct connections/ day)
  • In Madrid, buses to Astorga stop at Adolfo Suárez Madrid-Barajas Airport, at the South Bus Station and at the Moncloa Interchange.

By Airplane

Web Air Nostrum

  • VIA LEÓN: Although the only regular route to León airport is Barcelona-León, ​​in summer there are seasonal flights from other points of departure.
  • In Madrid, trains to León leave from Madrid Chamartín station.
  • It is recommended to consult the website of the airline Air Nostrum for updated information.

By Car

  • Madrid – Astorga by car (333 Km): 3 hours
  • Barcelona – Astorga by car (823 Km): 8 hours
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