There are 8 ways to get from Barcelona to Saint-Jean-de-Luz by plane, bus, train 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

Fly to San Sebastian, bus  •  3 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to San Sebastian (EAS) BCN - EAS
  2. Take the bus from Hendaye to Saint-Jean-de-Luz

$45 - $252

Cheapest option

Bus via Toulouse  •  9 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona City Center to Toulouse Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Toulouse to Saint-Jean-de-Luz Ouibus

$26 - $37

6 alternative options

Fly to Bilbao, bus  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Bilbao (BIO) BCN - BIO
  2. Take the bus from Airport Loiu Bilbao to San Sebastián

$39 - $140

Train  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to San Sebastian A / ...

$76 - $93

Train, bus  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Zaragoza Delicias Ave / ...
  2. Take the train from Zaragoza Delicias to Pamplona A / ...
  3. Take the bus from Pamplona to Hendaye

$86 - $118

Train via Zaragoza Delicias  •  8 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Zaragoza Delicias Ave / ...
  2. Take the train from Zaragoza Delicias to Zumarraga A
  3. Take the train from Zumarraga to Ventas de Irún C-1

$91 - $131

Bus MonBus  •  9 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona to Irun 9315-9722 / ...

$39 - $55

Drive  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Barcelona to Saint-Jean-de-Luz 370.9 miles

$75 - $120

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Barcelona to Saint-Jean-de-Luz is to bus which costs 22€ - 35€ and takes 9 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Barcelona to Saint-Jean-de-Luz is to fly and bus which costs 35€ - 220€ and takes 3 h 33 min.

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The distance between Barcelona and Saint-Jean-de-Luz is 386 km. The road distance is 593.4 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 33 min to get from Barcelona to Saint-Jean-de-Luz, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Barcelona to Saint-Jean-de-Luz. However, there are services departing from Barcelona City Center and arriving at Saint-Jean-de-Luz via Toulouse. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Barcelona to Saint-Jean-de-Luz. However, there are services departing from Barcelona Sants and arriving at St-Jean-de-Luz-Ciboure via Zaragoza Delicias, Zumarraga, Bentak-Irun and Hendaye. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 15 min.

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What companies run services between Barcelona, Spain and Saint-Jean-de-Luz, France?

Spanish Railways (RENFE) operates a train from Barcelona to Saint-Jean-de-Luz 3 times a day. Tickets cost $70 - $90 and the journey takes 5 h 33 min. Alternatively, MonBus operates a bus from Barcelona to Saint-Jean-de-Luz 3 times a day. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 8 h 20 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Barcelona to San Sebastian
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $280
Flights from Barcelona to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $160
Flights from Barcelona to Bilbao via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$28 - $160
Flights from Barcelona to Bilbao via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$50 - $200
Flights from Barcelona to Bilbao via Mahon
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$28 - $160
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Barcelona to San Sebastian
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $280
Flights from Barcelona to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $160
Flights from Barcelona to Bilbao via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$28 - $160
Flights from Barcelona to Bilbao via Mahon
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$28 - $160
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Barcelona to Bilbao via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $310
Train operators
Spanish Railways (RENFE)

Based in Madrid, Renfe is a state-owned train operator, that connects cities across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, Switzerland, and the Netherlands. Renfe’s extensive network means most destinations offer multiple trains a day, with the most popular routes normally offering a train each hour. Locally known as AVE, the high-speed trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. Comfort is key in a Renfe train, with seats with footrests in all three classes of travel: Standard, Club and First. Each seat has an individual light, a pull-down table and an electrical outlet for in Club and First classes. There is free WiFi for first class passengers and for those with a + Renfe card.

Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to San Sebastian
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Website
renfe.com
Train from Zaragoza Delicias to Pamplona
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
renfe.com
Train from Zaragoza Delicias to Zumarraga
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
renfe.com
Spanish Railways AVE
San Sebastián Cercanías (RENFE)
Phone
+34 (0) 902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Zumarraga to Ventas de Irún
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
renfe.com
Bus operators
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 Hendaye to Saint-Jean-de-Luz
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Barcelona City Center to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Toulouse to Saint-Jean-de-Luz
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
Ouibus
Lurraldebus
Phone
943 000 117
Email
info@mugi.eus
Website
lurraldebus.eus
Bus from Airport Loiu Bilbao to San Sebastián
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $20
Schedules at
lurraldebus.eus
edsa
Phone
948 131 933
Email
edsa@edsa.es
Website
edsa.es
Bus from Pamplona to Hendaye
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
edsa.es
Book at
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MonBus
Phone
+34 982 29 29 00
Website
monbus.es
Bus from Barcelona to Irun
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
monbus.es

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