The French Way is one of the routes most popular and most traditional Jacobean of the Camino de Santiago. It is the route with the largest influx of pilgrims of all nationalities, and it continues to increase every year. It is followed by an influx of pilgrims on the routes of the Portuguese Way.

It has a total route of 790 kilometers, and entry into Spain is made through the town of Roncesvalles, ending the route in Santiago de Compostela. Depending on your availability of time and depending on the geographical area through which you want to travel, we propose different sections of this modality. In all sections you will have the opportunity to walk and share the experience with people of different cultures and nationalities.

Throughout the different locations through which this Path runs you can enjoy the varied cuisine of each area, in addition to discovering landscapes and places that make each pilgrim fall in love.

How to get to Sarria "last 100 Kms"

We indicate the different options of How to get to French Way with start in Sarria. Town that marks the minimum distance, if you do the Camino on foot, of 100 Kms to get the certificate of the "The Compostela

Option 1: Private car and park the vehicle in Sarria. You can park in the vicinity of the accommodation where you stay. It is a very safe and small town where to date there has been no security problem. Another option is to request private parking.

Option 2: Bus

Santiago> Lugo> Sarria (There is no direct option). From Santiago, you must make 1 Transfer in Lugo and the total duration of both routes is approximately 3h 15 ′.

- From Santiago de Compostela city or from its Airport, to Lugo you can travel with the bus company Freire.

- In Lugo you will have to change to Sarria with the bus company Monbus.

Madrid> Lugo> Sarria

- From Madrid to Lugo with the company Alsa, with frequent departures from Madrid's South Bus Station, and from Madrid Airport (Terminal 4)

- From Lugo to Sarria with the Monbus bus company.

* We recommend you spend a few hours and visit Lugo and its walls before heading to Sarria

Option 3: Train (Renfe). Direct trains every day from Madrid and Barcelona.

Option 4: Plane

The closest airport to Sarria is Santiago de Compostela, approximately 1h 15 ′ by car.

From here there are two possibilities to get to Sarria:

- By bus, option previously seen.

- Private transfer with us: pick up at Santiago Airport and direct transfer to Sarria in approximately 1h 15 ′. Consult us service fee.

Upon your arrival in Sarria, an experience you will never forget begins, in which we recommend you what to see and do on your Camino de Santiago from Sarria.

How to get to Roncesvalles

We indicate the different options of How to get to French Way with start in Roncesvalles.

Option 1: Private car and leave the vehicle parked in Roncesvalles cradle of epic battles such as the Roldan's Song.

Option 2: Bus

Pamplona> Roncesvalles

To get to Roncesvalles you must first get to Pamplona and from here move to Roncesvalles:

  • By Bus: with Artieda Coaches.
  • Private transfer: pick up in Pamplona and direct transfer to Roncesvalles accommodation. Consult us service fee.

At your stop in Pamplona we recommend that you spend a few hours in the city and try its famous pintxos.

Option 3: Train (Renfe)

The best possible option is to get to the Pamplona Train Station and from here you have two options to get to Roncesvalles:

  • By Bus, previously seen.
  • Private transfer: pick up in Pamplona and direct transfer to the Roncesvalles hotel. Consult us service fee.

4 Option: Plane

You must arrive to Pamplona Airport and then to Roncesvalles at:

  • Private transfer: pick up at Pamplona Airport and direct transfer to the Roncesvalles hotel. Consult us service fee.

Upon your arrival in Roncesvalles, an experience you will never forget begins, in which we recommend you what to see and what to do on your Camino de Santiago from Roncesvalles.

How to get to Logroño

We indicate the different options of How to get to French Way with start in Logroño.

Option 1: Private car

The best option is to leave the car parked in the assigned Hotel car park or in one of the multiple public car parks that exist near the Hotel.

Option 2: Bus

Burgos is very well connected by bus with many towns in Spain.

- From Madrid to Logroño with the companies Alsa y PLM, with frequent departures from Avda. de América Bus Station and from Terminal 4 of Madrid-Barajas airport.

Option 3: Train (Renfe). Direct trains every day from Madrid and Barcelona, ​​among many other towns in Spain.

Upon your arrival in Logroño, an experience you will never forget begins, in which we recommend you what to see and do on your Camino de Santiago from Logroño.

How to get to Burgos

We indicate the different options of How to get to French Way with start in Burgos.

Option 1: Private car

The best option is to leave the car parked in the parking of the assigned accommodation or in one of the multiple public parking lots that exist in the vicinity of the accommodation.

Option 2: Bus

Burgos is very well connected by bus with many towns in Spain.

- From Madrid to Burgos with the companies Alsa, with frequent departures from Avda. de América Bus Station and from Terminal 4 of Madird-Barajas airport.
Option 3: Train (Renfe). Direct trains every day from Madrid, among many other towns in Spain.

Upon your arrival in Logroño, an experience you will never forget begins, in which we recommend you what to see and do on your Camino de Santiago from Burgos.

How to get to León

We indicate the different options of How to get to French Way with start in León.

Option 1: Private car and leave the vehicle parked in León.

Option 2: Bus. You can get to León with different bus companies.

Option 3: Train (Renfe)

Upon your arrival in León, an experience you will never forget begins, in which we recommend what to see and do on your Camino de Santiago from León.

Upon your arrival in O Cebreiro, an experience you will never forget begins, in which we recommend you what to see and do on your Camino de Santiago from León.

How to get to O Cebreiro

We indicate the different options of How to get to French Way with start in O Cebreiro.

Option 1: Private car and leave the vehicle parked in Piedrafita do Cebreiro, which is where we will lodge you and there you will be able to park your vehicle in the vicinity of the accommodation.

Option 2: Bus (Alsa). With frequent departures from Madrid's South Bus Station, and from Madrid Airport (Terminal 4)

The best option is to get to Pedrafita do Cebreiro, which is located a few kilometers from O Cebreiro. The accommodation where you will be staying is expected to be in Piedrafita do Cebreiro itself, and the next day you will be transferred to O Cebreiro to begin the first stage of the Camino, mystical place and cradle of Legend of the Galician Holy Grail.

Option 3: Train (Renfe)

It is possible to reach the city of Ponferrada which has the nearest train station and from here travel by bus to Piedrafita do Cebreiro.

4 Option: Plane

Santiago de Compostela Airport is the best and closest option to travel later to Piedrafita do Cebreiro.

From Santiago Airport, there are two possibilities of How to get to Piedrafita do Cebreiro:

- By bus, option previously seen

- Private transfer: pick up at the Santiago airport and direct transfer to the Piedrafita do Cebreiro hotel. Consult us service fee.

Upon your arrival in O Cebreiro, an experience you will never forget begins, in which we recommend you what to see and do on your Camino de Santiago from O Cebreiro.

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