Sending luggage, suitcases or rucksacks along the Camino de Santiago

 

With Paq Peregrino, CORREOS transfers your luggage, rucksack or suitcase and along the Way, to your starting point, back home or to wherever you want it to go. Additionally, we offer our Paq Mochila if you need to transfer your luggage from one accommodation to the next or from one stage to the next. 

The PAQ PEREGRINO can make your life easier before, during and after the Camino. 

 

                                     sending suitcases Camino Santiago

 


BEFORE STARTING THE CAMINO: 

  1. You can send your rucksack or suitcase to your starting point, so that you don't have to take it there yourself. You can send it from any branch of Correos to the branch which is closest to your starting point and we will store it for you until you arrive. 
  2. You can send a suitcase to Santiago or any other town or city along the Camino, so that you can collect it when you arrive. Using the service, you can have extra clothes and other items if you want to spend a few days holidays in the area after the Camino. 

If you land in Madrid, you can directly post your suitcase from the branch of Correos at Barajas Airport. It is located in Terminal 1, in the Arrivals hall. Opening times are Monday to Friday from 08:30 am to 14:30 pm and Saturdays from 09:30 am to 13:00pm. We also have a post office in Chamartín railway station  in Madrid, with the same opening times. You will also find other branches in the city that open until 22.00pm. All opening times and addresses of our over 2,000 branches can be consulted here.

 

DURING THE CAMINO: 

  1. You can send a Paq Peregrino with extra clothes, personal belongings or purchases. You can send them back home or to any branch of Correos along the Camino so you can to collect them when you arrive.

 

WHEN YOU FINISH THE CAMINO:

  1. Once you finish your Camino, you can send your rucksack or suitcase back home with Correos. This will allow you to travel unburdened and you can avoid paying extra charges with airlines due to overweight luggage.

In Santiago de Compostela we have an office in Rúa do Franco, 4 (2 minutes away from the Cathedral), another one at the Pilgrims Office in rúa Carretas and another one by the bus station, in Rúa Ánxel Casal. 

Prices for peninsular Spain:

 

Suitcases or parcels up to 15 kg: 18'45 Euros (including VAT) *With 15 days storage at a branch
Suitcases or parcels up to 25 kg: 27'45 Euros (including VAT) *With 15 days storage at a branch

 * Shipping to mainland Spain with extended storage time:

Shipping and storage for 30 days: Suitcases or parcels up to 15 kg: 26’45€ / Suitcases or parcels up to 25 kg: 35’45€ 
Shipping and storage for 45 days: Suitcases or parcels up to 15 kg: 33’45€ / Suitcases or parcels up to 25 kg: 42’45€
Shipping and storage for 75 days: Suitcases or parcels up to 15 kg: 43’45€ / Suitcases or parcels up to 25 kg: 52’45€

 

For international shipments, please check our parcel services

We also SEND TREKKING POLES from Santiago if you don't want to check them in when travelling back home (remember that you can't take them as hand luggage if you flying). The prices for these services are as follows: 

 

Sending trekking poles to Spain and other destinations: Price per weight. Please contact our offices.                                                                   Sending trekking poles to Europe: 16 Euros (including VAT)

 

If you don't want to carry your rucksack or suitcase while you are on the Way, we can transfer it every day to your chosen accommodation or from stage to stage with our PAQ MOCHILA, which you can book on-line and walk umberdened. 

This video shows how this and other pilgrim services work along the Camino de Santiago.

 

We transfer your rucksack

So that you can travel light along the Camino de Santiago

 

We transfer your rucksack or suitcase from your accommodation at one stage to the next!! This way, your walk is more comfortable, your bag is lighter and you can enjoy every step of the Camino. We will take your luggage every day to your next hostel or hotel.

 

Bicycle transportation services 

We send your bicycle to your starting or finishing point

 

Decide where you want to start the Camino and we will send your bicycle there from any branch of Correos. Once you finish the Camino de Santiago you can go to the nearest post office and send it back home again. Your bicycle will be insured and we package your bike without disassembling it.

 

Luggage transfer

For everything you want in or out of your rucksack 

 

With our Paq Peregrino you can send suitcases or parcels to any point along the Camino (hostels, hotels, branches of Correos, etc) so that you have your personal belongings when you arrive. You can therefore have extra clothes or other items and not only the ones you carry along the Way. You can also send back whatever you have in your daily rucksack that you no longer need.

 

Prepaid Card

So that you have nothing to worry about other than just enjoying the Camino 

 

Correos offers a prepaid card that is not linked to a bank account. In this way, you can defort walk the Camino without taking your credit or debit cards with you. You only have to put the money on the card that you are going to need and then top up again if your balance is low. This is a simple, safe and comfortable way of taking your money along the Camino.

 

 

Stamping Your Credential

So that you have the best stamps on your Pilgrim's Passport 

Branches of Correos along the Camino de Santiago stamp your Credential or Pilgrim's Passport with our special stamps. Many of these stamps represent important tourist attractions from that particular place to help you remember your jorney.

 

 

Sending parcels along the Camino de Santiago 
 

Send your parcels without having to go along to a branch of Correos!

 

You can send a parcel from any of the over one-hundred branches of CORREOS located along the Camino de Santiago and additionally from some of our “Tiendas Amigas del Camino”, a network of shops and accommodation from where you can send parcels any time of the day. This service will help you to get rid of things from your luggage that you no longer need. You can also buy souvenirs or some typical products without having to worry about carrying them with you. 
 

 

 

Lockers in Santiago

So that you can freely visit the Cathedral or enjoy the city

Our Pilgrim's Office at Rúa do Franco, 150 metres from the Plaza del Obradoiro, has lockers. You can leave your rucksack, suitcase, bike or trekking pole before you go into the Cathedral or you can wander around Santiago without having to worry about your luggage.

 

Correos Branches

To help you with anything you may need 

 

We have over 150 branches of Correos along all the Caminos. We will be delighted to welcome you and help you with anything you need.