There are 6 ways to get from Donostia / San Sebastián to Carcassonne by bus, train, night bus, car or plane

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Bus  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from San Sebastian to Carcassonne Ouibus

$16 - $55

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Bus, train  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from San Sebastian - Estacion de Autobuses to Bayonne - Gare SNCF arrêt STAB, place Perreire
  2. Take the train from Bayonne to Toulouse-Matabiau Ic
  3. Take the train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Carcassonne Ic / ...

$141 - $186

Night bus  •  8 h 10 min

  1. Take the night bus from Biarritz to Carcassonne N716

$26 - $45

Drive  •  3 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Donostia / San Sebastián to Carcassonne 270 miles

$55 - $85

Bus to Biarritz, fly, train  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from San Sebastian to Aeropuerto Biarritz
  2. Fly from Biarritz (BIQ) to Toulouse (TLS) BIQ - TLS
  3. Take the train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Carcassonne

$84 - $337

Fly from San Sebastian, train  •  9 h 32 min

  1. Fly from San Sebastian (EAS) to Toulouse (TLS) EAS - TLS
  2. Take the train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Carcassonne

$115 - $256

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from San Sebastian and arriving at Carcassonne. Services depart three times a week, and operate Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 5 h 30 min.

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The distance between Donostia / San Sebastián and Carcassonne is 350 km. The road distance is 431.9 km.

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The best way to get from Donostia / San Sebastián to Carcassonne without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 30 min and costs .

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The bus from San Sebastian to Carcassonne takes 5 h 30 min including transfers and departs three times a week.

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Donostia / San Sebastián to Carcassonne bus services, operated by ALSA, depart from San Sebastian station.

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There is no direct flight from Biarritz Airport to Toulouse Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 10 min and has one stopover.

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Donostia / San Sebastián to Carcassonne bus services, operated by ALSA, arrive at Carcassonne station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Donostia / San Sebastián to Carcassonne is 432 km. It takes approximately 3 h 59 min to drive from Donostia / San Sebastián to Carcassonne.

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Iberia, Hop!, easyJet and Air France offer flights from Biarritz Airport to Toulouse Airport.

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Map of how to get from Donostia / San Sebastián to Carcassonne.
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  • Distance: 219 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 30 min

What companies run services between Donostia / San Sebastián, Spain and Carcassonne, France?

ALSA operates a bus from Donostia / San Sebastián to Carcassonne twice daily. Tickets cost $30 - $55 and the journey takes 5 h 30 min. Ouibus also services this route 3 times a week.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Biarritz to Toulouse via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Biarritz to Toulouse via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Biarritz to Toulouse via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Biarritz to Toulouse via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Biarritz to Toulouse via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Biarritz to Toulouse via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Flights from San Sebastian to Toulouse via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $350
Flights from San Sebastian to Toulouse via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $950
Flights from San Sebastian to Toulouse via Madrid, Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$90 - $450
Flights from San Sebastian to Toulouse via Barcelona, Madrid
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $950
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Biarritz to Toulouse via Nice
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Biarritz to Toulouse via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Flights from Biarritz to Toulouse via Lyon
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Flights from Biarritz to Toulouse via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $400
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from San Sebastian to Toulouse via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $350
Train operators
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Bayonne to Toulouse-Matabiau
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $70
1st Class
$65 - $110
Train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Carcassonne
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$19 - $28
1st Class
$25 - $40
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Carcassonne
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$23 - $28
1st Class
$41 - $42
Bus operators
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi so you’re never bored on your journey. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. Flexibility is another highlight of an ALSA journey, with three types of tickets on offer - Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass, along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from San Sebastian to Carcassonne
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
alsa.com
Bus from San Sebastian to Aeropuerto Biarritz
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $25
Website
alsa.com
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from San Sebastián to Carcassonne
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
Ouibus
Iberocoach
Phone
(+351) 253 267 730
Website
iberocoach.com
Bus from San Sebastian - Estacion de Autobuses to Bayonne - Gare SNCF arrêt STAB, place Perreire
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $90
Website
iberocoach.com
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Biarritz to Carcassonne
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Transportes Pesa
Phone
+34 (0) 900 12 14 00
Email
atencionaclientes@pesa.net
Website
pesa.net
Bus from San Sebastian to Biarritz Airport
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Schedules at
pesa.net

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There are 615+ hotels available in Carcassonne. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Donostia / San Sebastián to San Sebastian Airport is to bus which takes 32 min and costs .

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