Duration 2h 12m
Distance 230.7 km
Average price 35€
Possible routes 3 found

Arcachon to Donostia / San Sebastián

Rome2rio has found 3 ways to get from Arcachon to Donostia / San Sebastián by train, bus and car. We recommend taking the train from Facture Biganos to Hendaye, which takes around 4h 27m. Alternatively, taking the train from Arcachon to Pessac and then taking the bus from Bordeaux Pessac to San Sebastián is the cheapest option and takes around 5h 25m. While driving from Arcachon to Donostia / San Sebastián is the fastest option and takes around 2h 12m.

Recommended route

Train

  1. Facture Biganos
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  2. Donostia / San Sebastián
4h 27m
35€ - 78€
Alternative routes

Train, bus

  1. Arcachon
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  2. Bordeaux Pessac
    BlaBlaBus
  3. Donostia / San Sebastián
5h 25m
Cheapest
21€ - 30€

Drive

  1. Arcachon
    231 km
  2. Donostia / San Sebastián
Fastest
2h 12m
28€ - 45€

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Arcachon to Donostia / San Sebastián? 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.

The cheapest way to get from Arcachon to Donostia / San Sebastián is to train and bus which costs 20€ - 35€ and takes 5h 25m.

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The quickest way to get from Arcachon to Donostia / San Sebastián is to drive which costs 28€ - 45€ and takes 2h 12m.

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No, there is no direct train from Arcachon to Donostia / San Sebastián. However, there are services departing from Arcachon and arriving at Loiola-Donostia via Facture Biganos and Hendaia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 27m.

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The distance between Arcachon and Donostia / San Sebastián is 162 km. The road distance is 230.7 km.

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The best way to get from Arcachon to Donostia / San Sebastián without a car is to train which takes 4h 27m and costs 35€ - 80€.

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It takes approximately 4h 27m to get from Arcachon to Donostia / San Sebastián, including transfers.

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Arcachon to Donostia / San Sebastián train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Facture Biganos station.

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Arcachon to Donostia / San Sebastián train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Hendaye station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Arcachon to Donostia / San Sebastián is 231 km. It takes approximately 2h 12m to drive from Arcachon to Donostia / San Sebastián.

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There are 1323+ hotels available in Donostia / San Sebastián. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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How to travel from Arcachon to Donostia / San Sebastián

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Donostia / San Sebastián, Spain

San Sebastián or Donostia is a coastal city and municipality located in the Basque Autonomous Community, Spain. It lies on the coast of the Bay of Biscay, 20 km from the French border. The capital city of Gipuzkoa, the municipality's population is 186,095 (2015), with its metropolitan area reaching 436,500 (2010). Locals call themselves donostiarra (singular), both in Spanish and Basque. - Wikipedia

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