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There are 8 ways to get from Baixa-Chiado to Donostia / San Sebastián by plane, bus, night train or car

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Recommended option

Fly to San Sebastian  •  7h 6m

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to San Sebastian (EAS) LIS - EAS

€70 - €154

Cheapest option

Fly to Bilbao, bus  •  6h 20m

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Bilbao (BIO) LIS - BIO
  2. Take the bus from Airport Loiu Bilbao to Donostia / San Sebastián

€43 - €128

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Fly to Pamplona, bus  •  9h 34m

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Pamplona (PNA) LIS - PNA
  2. Take the bus from Pamplona/Iruña. Estación Bus. Yanguas y Miranda 2 to Donostia/San Sebastián. Federico G. Lorca ps. 1

€82 - €206

Fly to Biarritz, bus  •  8h 45m

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Biarritz (BIQ) LIS - BIQ
  2. Take the bus from Aeropuerto Biarritz to San Sebastian

€59 - €379

Bus  •  14h 11m

  1. Take the bus from Lisbon to San Sebastian / Donostia N763 / ...

€47 - €57

Bus via Bayonne  •  19h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Lisbon Sete Rios to Bayona
  2. Take the bus from Bayona to San Sebastian

€82 - €125

Night train  •  13h 34m

  1. Take the night train from Santa Apolónia to Donostia / San Sebastián Trenhotel Surexpreso

€76 - €116

Drive  •  8h 42m

  1. Drive from Baixa-Chiado to Donostia / San Sebastián 919.8 km

€100 - €160

Baixa-Chiado to Donostia / San Sebastián by bus

The bus journey time between Baixa-Chiado and Donostia / San Sebastián is around 14h 54m and covers a distance of around 1007 km. The fastest bus normally takes 13h 14m. Operated by Carris and FlixBus, the Baixa-Chiado to Donostia / San Sebastián bus service departs from R. Ouro and arrives in San Sebastian / Donostia. Typically two buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
14h 54m
Fastest bus time:
13h 14m
Buses per week:
2
Cheapest price:
€47
Carbon emissions:
125 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
05:41
Last bus departs at:
21:10

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Baixa-Chiado to Donostia / San Sebastián bus schedules

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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
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  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands
  • Health screen upon arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Nationwide control measures in place
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Donostia / San Sebastián is 112.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Donostia / San Sebastián is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Donostia / San Sebastián is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 112.

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The cheapest way to get from Baixa-Chiado to Donostia / San Sebastián is to bus which costs €45 - €60 and takes 14h 11m.

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The fastest way to get from Baixa-Chiado to Donostia / San Sebastián is to fly and bus. Taking this option will cost €40 - €130 and takes 6h 20m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Baixa-Chiado to Donostia / San Sebastián. However, there are services departing from R. Ouro and arriving at San Sebastian / Donostia via Lisbon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14h 11m.

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No, there is no direct train from Baixa-Chiado to Donostia / San Sebastián. However, there are services departing from Baixa-Chiado and arriving at Donostia / San Sebastián via Santa Apolónia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13h 34m.

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The distance between Baixa-Chiado and Donostia / San Sebastián is 789 km. The road distance is 919.8 km.

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The best way to get from Baixa-Chiado to Donostia / San Sebastián without a car is to bus which takes 14h 11m and costs €45 - €60.

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It takes approximately 7h 6m to get from Baixa-Chiado to Donostia / San Sebastián, including transfers.

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Baixa-Chiado to Donostia / San Sebastián bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Lisbon station.

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Baixa-Chiado to Donostia / San Sebastián train services, operated by Comboios De Portugal, depart from Santa Apolónia station.

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The best way to get from Baixa-Chiado to Donostia / San Sebastián is to fly which takes 7h 6m and costs €70 - €160. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €45 - €60 and takes 14h 11m.

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Map of how to get from Baixa-Chiado to Donostia / San Sebastián.
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  • Distance: 789 km
  • Duration: 7h 6m

What companies run services between Baixa-Chiado, Portugal and Donostia / San Sebastián, Spain?

Iberia, Vueling Airlines and three other airlines fly from Baixa-Chiado to Donostia / San Sebastián every 4 hours. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Lisbon to San Sebastian / Donostia twice daily. Tickets cost €45 - €55 and the journey takes 12h 35m.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Lisbon to San Sebastian via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€55 - €160
Flights from Lisbon to San Sebastian via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€80 - €210
Flights from Lisbon to San Sebastian via Barcelona, Madrid
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
€80 - €210
Flights from Lisbon to San Sebastian via Madrid, Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€65 - €160
Flights from Lisbon to Bilbao via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3h 22m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€50 - €190
Flights from Lisbon to Pamplona via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€55 - €190
Flights from Lisbon to Pamplona via Barcelona, Madrid
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€65 - €240
Flights from Lisbon to Pamplona via Barcelona, Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€65 - €240
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Lisbon to San Sebastian via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€55 - €160
Flights from Lisbon to San Sebastian via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€80 - €210
Flights from Lisbon to San Sebastian via Barcelona, Madrid
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
€80 - €210
Flights from Lisbon to San Sebastian via Madrid, Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€65 - €160
Flights from Lisbon to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€55 - €190
Flights from Lisbon to Bilbao via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3h 22m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€50 - €190
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Lisbon to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€55 - €230
Flights from Lisbon to Bilbao via Faro
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
€35 - €180
Flights from Lisbon to Bilbao via Porto
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€30 - €170
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Lisbon to Biarritz via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€110 - €220
Flights from Lisbon to Biarritz via Basel
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
€110 - €220
Flights from Lisbon to Biarritz via Lyon
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€110 - €220
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Lisbon to Biarritz via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€130 - €600
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Lisbon to Biarritz via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€85 - €460
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Lisbon to Bilbao via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€35 - €140
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Lisbon to Biarritz via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€75 - €310
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Lisbon to Biarritz via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
9h 25m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€45 - €140
Train operators
Comboios De Portugal

Comboios de Portugal (CP) is the national railway network of Portugal that spans over 2700km, with trains split into three main types: regional, urban and intercity trains; international and domestic high-speed trains; and international night trains. Portugal's main stations are Santa Apolónia in Lisbon and Campanha in Porto – these connect to trains in Portugal's cities and international destinations. The Alfa Pendular, the fastest train in Portugal, is a popular travel choice, as it can run at a speed of up to 250 km/h. You can book train tickets up to 60 days in advance.

Contact Details
Phone
+351 707 210 220
Website
cp.pt
Night train from Santa Apolónia to Donostia / San Sebastián
Ave. Duration
12h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€75 - €110
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
€75 - €110
Bus operators
Transportes Pesa
Phone
+34 (0) 900 12 14 00
Email
atencionaclientes@pesa.net
Website
pesa.net
Bus from Airport Loiu Bilbao to Donostia / San Sebastián
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€9 - €17
Schedules at
pesa.net
Conda S.A.
Phone
+34 (0) 902 422 242
Email
alsa@alsa.es
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Pamplona/Iruña. Estación Bus. Yanguas y Miranda 2 to Donostia/San Sebastián. Federico G. Lorca ps. 1
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€6 - €10
Schedules at
Conda S.A.
HIFE S.A.
Phone
+34 (0) 902119814
Email
hife@hife.es
Website
hife.es
Bus from Pamplona to San Sebastián / Donostia
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€8 - €13
Schedules at
hife.es
La Baztanesa S.A.
Phone
948 58 01 29
Email
autobuses@labaztanesa.com
Website
labaztanesa.com
Bus from Pamplona/Iruña. Estación Bus. Yanguas y Miranda 2 to Donostia/San Sebastián. Federico G. Lorca ps. 1
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€7 - €11
Website
La Baztanesa S.A.
La Estellesa S.A.
Phone
+34 (0) 948 326 509
Email
info@laestellesa.com
Website
laestellesa.com
Bus from Pamplona/Iruña. Estación Bus. Yanguas y Miranda 2 to Donostia/San Sebastián. Federico G. Lorca ps. 1
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€7 - €12
Website
La Estellesa S.A.
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. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. There are 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 Aeropuerto Biarritz to San Sebastian
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€5 - €8
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Lisbon Sete Rios to Bayona
Ave. Duration
16h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€75 - €110
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Bayona to San Sebastian
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€6 - €9
Website
alsa.com
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Lisbon to San Sebastian / Donostia
Ave. Duration
12h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€45 - €55
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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There is no direct flight from Lisbon Airport to San Sebastian Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 35m and has one stopover.

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Baixa-Chiado to Donostia / San Sebastián bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at San Sebastian / Donostia station.

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Donostia / San Sebastián is 1h ahead of Baixa-Chiado. It is currently 8:06 AM in Baixa-Chiado and 9:06 AM in Donostia / San Sebastián.

Baixa-Chiado to Donostia / San Sebastián train services, operated by Comboios De Portugal, arrive at Donostia / San Sebastián station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Baixa-Chiado to Donostia / San Sebastián is 920 km. It takes approximately 8h 42m to drive from Baixa-Chiado to Donostia / San Sebastián.

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TAP Portugal, Vueling Airlines and Iberia offer flights from Lisbon Airport to San Sebastian Airport.

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There are 362+ hotels available in Donostia / San Sebastián. Prices start at €75 per night.

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