Duration 7h 29m
Distance 491.3 km
Average price 46€
Frequency 6/week

Trip overview

The train between Donostia / San Sebastián and Ponferrada takes 7h 29m. The train runs, on average, 6 times per week from Donostia / San Sebastián to Ponferrada. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train

  1. San Sebastian/Donostia
  2. Palencia
  3. Ponferrada
7h 28m
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40€ - 50€

Donostia / San Sebastián to Ponferrada train times

Trains run six times a week between Donostia / San Sebastián and Ponferrada. The service departs Donostia / San Sebastián at 14:04 in the afternoon, which arrives into Ponferrada at 21:33. All services require a transfer at PALENCIA and take an average of 7h 29m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Donostia / San Sebastián to Ponferrada? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

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No, there is no direct train from Donostia / San Sebastián to Ponferrada. However, there are services departing from San Sebastian/Donostia and arriving at Ponferrada via Palencia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 28m.

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The distance between Donostia / San Sebastián and Ponferrada is 386 km. The road distance is 491.3 km.

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Donostia / San Sebastián to Ponferrada train services, operated by Renfe Viajeros, depart from San Sebastian/Donostia station.

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Donostia / San Sebastián to Ponferrada train services, operated by Renfe Viajeros, arrive at Ponferrada station.

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What companies run services between Donostia / San Sebastián and Ponferrada?

You can take a train from Donostia / San Sebastián to Ponferrada via Palencia in around 7h 28m.
Train operators
Renfe Viajeros
Ave. Duration
3h 57m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
23€ - 29€

Spain's excellent and extensive rail system connects cities across Spain and into neighbouring countries. Renfe's high-speed AVE trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. All medium- and long-distance trains require a seat reservation; ticket sales for these trains usually open 30-60 days before travel. Most Renfe trains have two classes: Turista (2nd class) and Preferente (1st class), although some AVE trains offer Turista Plus. There is free WiFi for Preferente passengers and for those with a +Renfe loyalty card.

Rome2rio's guide to Renfe Viajeros
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from San Sebastian/Donostia to Palencia
Ave. Duration
3h 57m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
23€ - 29€
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Train from Palencia to Ponferrada
Ave. Duration
2h 31m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
17€ - 22€
Website
Renfe Viajeros

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