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

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Fly to San Sebastian, train  •  4 h 12 min

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

$52 - $265

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Fly to Bilbao, bus  •  6 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Bilbao (BIO) BCN - BIO
  2. Take the bus from Bilbao to Saint-Jean-de-Luz

$41 - $143

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Fly to Biarritz  •  7 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Biarritz (BIQ) BCN - BIQ

$63 - $280

Train, bus  •  7 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Zaragoza Delicias Ave / ...
  2. Take the train from Zaragoza Delicias to Pamplona R / ...
  3. Take the bus from Pamplona to S.Juan De Luz

$86 - $129

Train  •  7 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Zumarraga A
  2. Take the train from Zumarraga to Ventas de Irún C-1

$82 - $106

Bus MonBus  •  9 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona to Pamplona
  2. Take the bus from Pamplona to S.Juan De Luz

$48 - $71

Bus HIFE S.A.  •  10 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona to La Pineda - Hotel Hacienda
  2. Take the bus from La Pineda - Platja to Pamplona
  3. Take the bus from Pamplona to S.Juan De Luz

$64 - $96

Drive  •  5 h 41 min

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

$75 - $120

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No, there is no direct bus from Barcelona to Saint-Jean-de-Luz. However, there are services departing from Barcelona and arriving at S.Juan De Luz via Pamplona. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 39 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 Zumarraga, Bentak-Irun and Hendaye. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 56 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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The best way to get from Barcelona to Saint-Jean-de-Luz without a car is to train and bus which takes 7 h 19 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 12 min to get from Barcelona to Saint-Jean-de-Luz, including transfers.

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Barcelona to Saint-Jean-de-Luz bus services, operated by MonBus, depart from Barcelona station.

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Barcelona to Saint-Jean-de-Luz train services, operated by Spanish Railways (RENFE), depart from Barcelona Sants station.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Saint-Jean-de-Luz is to fly which takes 7 h 29 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 7 h 56 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 9 h 39 min.

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The quickest flight from Barcelona Airport to San Sebastian Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Barcelona to Saint-Jean-de-Luz bus services, operated by ALSA, arrive at S.Juan De Luz station.

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Map of how to get from Barcelona to Saint-Jean-de-Luz.
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  • Distance: 241.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 12 min

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

Iberia, Swiss and six other airlines fly from Barcelona to Saint-Jean-de-Luz hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Barcelona to Saint-Jean-de-Luz via Zumarraga, Ventas de Irún, Bentak-Irun, Hendaia, and Hendaye in around 7 h 56 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 Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$50 - $200
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
Flights from Barcelona to Biarritz via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$75 - $360
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
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Barcelona to Biarritz via Basel
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$75 - $390
Flights from Barcelona to Biarritz via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $370
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
Flights from Barcelona to Bilbao via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $310
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Barcelona to Biarritz via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $270
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Barcelona to Biarritz via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $550
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Barcelona to Biarritz via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
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 Hendaye to St-Jean-de-Luz-Ciboure
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$10 - $15
1st Class
$11 - $17
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Hendaye to St-Jean-de-Luz-Ciboure
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$8 - $12
1st Class
$13 - $24
Spanish Railways AVE
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 Zaragoza Delicias to Pamplona
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Zumarraga
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $85
Website
renfe.com
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
Transportes Pesa
Phone
+34 (0) 900 12 14 00
Email
atencionaclientes@pesa.net
Website
pesa.net
Bus from Bilbao to Saint-Jean-de-Luz
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Schedules at
pesa.net
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 Pamplona to S.Juan De Luz
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $29
Website
alsa.com
MonBus
Phone
+34 982 29 29 00
Website
monbus.es
Bus from Barcelona to Pamplona
Ave. Duration
6 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
monbus.es
Empresa Plana
Phone
+34 (0) 977 553 680
Website
empresaplana.cat
Bus from Barcelona to La Pineda - Hotel Hacienda
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Schedules at
empresaplana.cat
HIFE S.A.
Phone
+34 (0) 902119814
Email
hife@hife.es
Website
hife.es
Bus from La Pineda - Platja to Pamplona
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
hife.es
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movelia.es

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Barcelona to Saint-Jean-de-Luz train services, operated by San Sebastián Cercanías (RENFE), arrive at Ventas de Irún station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Barcelona to Saint-Jean-de-Luz is 593 km. It takes approximately 5 h 41 min to drive from Barcelona to Saint-Jean-de-Luz.

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Vueling Airlines offers flights from Barcelona Airport to San Sebastian Airport.

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There are 1472+ hotels available in Saint-Jean-de-Luz. Prices start at $79 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Barcelona Airport is to train which takes 24 min and costs .

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