CORREOS, another yellow symbol on the Camino! Along de different Caminos, you will find our Post Offices, where you can find everything you need for the Camino. You can hire our Paq Mochila, Paq Bicicleta or Paq Peregrino, send your postcards and also stamp your Credencial or Pilgrim Passport or buy our Credencial Filatélica. All these services, as well as luggage storage can also be found in Santiago, at our branch in the Pilgrims Office or at Rúa do Franco, 2 minutes away from the Cathedral.
We have over 2300 branches all over Spain, 150 of them along the Caminos to cater for all your needs. Wherever you start the Camino, we have an office for you: Barcelona, San Sebastián, Oviedo, Seville...
In León you cannot miss our branch in the Jardines de San Francisco, designed by the renowned architect Alejandro de la Sota, where you will find a pilgrim’s shop with useful things for the Camino.
Monday to Friday from 8:30 am to 8:30 pm and Saturdays from 9:30 am to 1:00 pm.
In Santiago de Compostela, we count with four Post Offices for pilgrims. Two of them in the Lavacolla Airport. One in the arrivals area and the other, in the departure area. From this one, the client could send all kind of shipments and buy souvenirs.
Once in Santiago de Compostela, we have two post offices for pilgrims. One is located at Rúa do Franco 4, 2 minutes away from the Cathedral and the Praza do Obradoiro, with luggage storage so you can leave your things as rucksacks are not permited in the Cathedral. You can find the other office inside the Pilgrim’s Office at Rúa Carretas. These two offices offer all Correos services to pilgrims: sending your bicycle back home in Spain and Europe, sending parcels, buying stamps and souvenirs... or our luggage transfer services if you want to continue the Camino to Fisterra.
Branch at Rúa do Franco:
April 1st until October 31st: Monday to Saturday from 08:30 am to 8:30 pm and Sundays and holidays from 08:30 am to 19:00 pm.
Rest of the year: Monday to Friday from 08:30 am to 8:30 pm and Saturdays from 09:30 am to 1:00 pm.
Branch at rúa Carretas, at the Pilgrims Office:
April 1st until October 31st: Monday to Saturday from 8:30 am to 8:30 pm and Sundays and holidays from 8:30 am to 2:00 pm.
Rest of the year: Monday to Friday from 12:30 to 1:30 pm
Please, check out our different branches with their contact information along the Caminos HERE. We will be delighted to welcome you in any of them, help you and we wish you Buen Camino!
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.
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.
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.
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.