There are 8 ways to get from Avignon to Donostia / San Sebastián by train, plane, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train to Marseille, fly, bus  •  4 h 21 min

  1. MRS - BIQ

$107 - $273

Cheapest option

Bus Ouibus  •  10 h 10 min

  1. Ouibus

$25 - $75

6 alternative options

Train to Lyon, fly, bus  •  4 h 19 min

  1. LYS - BIQ

$99 - $297

Train, bus via Bordeaux City Center  •  9 h 19 min

  1. Ic

$89 - $132

Train, bus  •  9 h 26 min

  1. Ic / ...

$63 - $100

Train  •  11 h 1 min

  1. Ic
  2. Tgv

$118 - $182

Bus Isilines  •  11 h 54 min

$44 - $70

Drive  •  6 h 21 min

  1. 418.4 miles

$90 - $130

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

Ouibus operates a bus from Avignon to Donostia / San Sebastián hourly. Tickets cost $25 - $35 and the journey takes 10 h 10 min. ALSA also services this route 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Avignon to Donostia / San Sebastián via Montpellier Saint-Roch, Bordeaux-St-Jean, Hendaye, and Hendaia in around 11 h 1 min.

Airlines
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Marseille to Biarritz
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Marseille to Biarritz via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Lyon to Biarritz
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $480
Flights from Lyon to Biarritz via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $400
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Marseille to Biarritz
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Marseille to Biarritz via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Lyon to Biarritz
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $480
Flights from Lyon to Biarritz via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $400
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Marseille to Biarritz
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$45 - $300
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Lyon to Biarritz
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $600
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Avignon TGV to Aix-en-Provence TGV
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $25
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $25
1st Class
$36 - $38
Train from Avignon TGV to Lyon-St Exupery(TGV)
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$70 - $90
Train from Nîmes to Toulouse-Matabiau
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $59
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$55 - $59
1st Class
$65 - $110
Train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Hendaye
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $60
1st Class
$70 - $95
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Avignon TGV to Aix-en-Provence TGV
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $25
1st Class
$23 - $35
Train from Avignon Centre to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $30
1st Class
$27 - $45
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Bordeaux-St-Jean
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$60 - $90
1st Class
$90 - $140
Train from Avignon Centre to Nîmes
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$14 - $21
1st Class
$18 - $28
Train from Nîmes to Toulouse-Matabiau
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$55 - $85
Train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Hendaye
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$50 - $80
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Biarritz - Aéroport to San Sebastián
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Bordeaux City Center to San Sebastián
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Toulouse to San Sebastián
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Avignon City Center to San Sebastián
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
Ouibus
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Avignon - Gare Routière to Bayonne
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Schedules at
isilines.com
Conda
Phone
+34 (0) 902 422 242
Email
alsa@alsa.es
Website
conda.es
Bus from Bayonne to San Sebastián
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
conda.es
Transportes Pesa

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Avignon and Donostia / San Sebastián is 550 km. The road distance is 670 km.

The cheapest way to get from Avignon to Donostia / San Sebastián is to bus which costs 21€ - 65€ and takes 10 h 10 min.

The quickest way to get from Avignon to Donostia / San Sebastián is to train and fly and bus which takes 4 h 19 min and costs 80€ - 260€.

No, there is no direct train from Avignon to Donostia / San Sebastián. However, there are services departing from Avignon Centre and arriving at Loiola-Donostia via Montpellier Saint-Roch, Bordeaux-St-Jean and Hendaia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 1 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Avignon City Center and arriving at San Sebastián. Services depart hourly, and operate Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 10 h 10 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 21 min to get from Avignon to Donostia / San Sebastián, including transfers.