Bicycle transportation services along the Camino de Santiago

 

CORREOS transfers your bicycle along the Camino. We send it to your starting point and back once you have finished. 

 

 

 

If you have decided to cycle the Camino, Correos can send your bicycle to your designated starting or finishing point. Our full bicycle transportation service, the PAQ BICICLETA, can be booked for Spain or Europe at any branch of Correos. Your bicycle will be insured and we package your bike without disassembling it.

Caja Correos envío de bicicletas en el Camino de Santiago

 

 

 

 

 


1.  SEND YOUR BICYCLE TO START THE CAMINO DE SANTIAGO:

If you want to send your bicycle to your starting point, please pup in to any of our branches to book the Paq Bicicleta. Our staff will supply you special packaging so that you can pack and send your bicycle and a tracking number you can use on our website www.correos.es.

You can send your bike to the branch of Correos nearest to your starting point (we will store it for 15 days for free) and, if your Camino begins in Roncesvalles, we will send it to the hostel. 

To ensure that your bicycle is there on time, please allow three or four working days before your planned to start. For any further help or queries, please contact us at elcamino@correos.com

 

2.  FINISHING THE CAMINO:

If you have already completed the Way and you need to take your bicycle back home from Santiago or the place where you decide to finish the Camino, simply pop into the nearest post office and we will send your bicycle back from there. In Santiago de Compostela we have a branch 150 metres away from the Cathedral, in Rúa do Franco 4, and another one by the bus station, in Rúa Ánxel Casal, and a pilgrim support office at the Pilgrim’s Office in calle Carretas.

 

 

  1. Book our PAQ BICICLETA for 43.90 Euros (including VAT) for peninsular Spain. The price includes special packaging and a 300-Euro insurance policy that you can increase if you wish.
  2. The price to send your bicycle to the pilgrim’s hostel in Roncesvalles is 48.90 euros

  3. Balearic Islands: 64,90 Euros (including transportation service, packaging, insurance and VAT)
  4. Sending bicycles to Europe from Santiago de Compostela:                                                                                                                                                            
    Sending your bicycle to Portugal: 60 Euros (including VAT)                                                                                                                                                                               
    Sending your bicycle to France: 80 Euros (including VAT)                                                                                                                                                                 
    Sending your bicycle to other European countries: 90 Euros (including VAT)
  5. All parcels from the Canary Islands, Ceuta and Melilla, as well as those originating in Santiago towards those places, may be subjected to customs and excise.       

                *Roundtrip transportation is charged as two separate bookings.

 


If your cycling the Camino de Santiago, we also have other services for you: 

  1. If you prefer to do the Camino with lighter panniers bags, you can book our Paq Mochila and we will transfer your rucksack or suitcase from one accommodation to the next in the stages of your choice. 
  2. We store your bicycle when you reach Santiago de Compostela. If you do not know what to do with your bicycle once you are in Santiago, you can leave it at our Locker service in Rúa do Franco, 4, 150 metres away from the Cathedral. In our Locker you can leave rucksacks, suitcases and walking steaks. You can then access the Cathedral.
  3. If you want to send your luggage to Santiago or the place where you choose to finish your Camino, you can use our Paq Peregrino.
  4. You can also come to any branch of Correos to stamp your Credential or Pilgrim's passport with our special stamps or purchase your Credencial Filatélica.  

 

This video shows how our Paq Bicicleta and other pilgrim services work:

 

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.