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There are 4 ways to get from Donostia / San Sebastián to Biarritz by bus, train, rideshare or car

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Recommended option

Bus  •  55 min

  1. Take the bus from San Sebastian to Biarritz N716 / ...

$3 - $25

3 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Loiola-Donostia to Hendaia Fcc
  2. Take the train from Hendaye to Biarritz Dax - Hendaye / ...

$15 - $22

Rideshare  •  53 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Saint-Sébastien to Biarritz 32.1 miles

$6

Drive  •  33 min

  1. Drive from Donostia / San Sebastián to Biarritz 30.6 miles

$5 - $9

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The cheapest way to get from Donostia / San Sebastián to Biarritz is to rideshare which costs 5€ and takes 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from Donostia / San Sebastián to Biarritz is to drive which costs 5€ - 8€ and takes 33 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from San Sebastian and arriving at Biarritz. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 55 min.

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The distance between Donostia / San Sebastián and Biarritz is 39 km. The road distance is 49 km.

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The best way to get from Donostia / San Sebastián to Biarritz without a car is to bus which takes 55 min and costs 2€ - 22€.

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The bus from San Sebastian to Biarritz takes 55 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Donostia / San Sebastián to Biarritz bus services, operated by ALSA, depart from San Sebastian station.

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The best way to get from Donostia / San Sebastián to Biarritz is to bus which takes 55 min and costs 2€ - 22€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 13€ - 20€ and takes 1 h 47 min.

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Donostia / San Sebastián to Biarritz bus services, operated by ALSA, arrive at Biarritz station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Donostia / San Sebastián to Biarritz is 49 km. It takes approximately 33 min to drive from Donostia / San Sebastián to Biarritz.

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Map of how to get from Donostia / San Sebastián to Biarritz.
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  • Distance: 24.2 miles
  • Duration: 55 min

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

ALSA operates a bus from Donostia / San Sebastián to Biarritz 5 times a day. Tickets cost $16 - $25 and the journey takes 55 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, you can take a train from Donostia / San Sebastián to Biarritz via Hendaia, Hendaye, Biarritz, and Biarritz Gare in around 1 h 47 min.

Train operators
Euskotren
Website
euskotren.eus
Train from Loiola-Donostia to Hendaia
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
euskotren.eus
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 Biarritz
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$11 - $17
1st Class
$13 - $21
Sncf Ter
Website
bretagne.prod.navitia.com
Train from Gare de Hendaye to Gare de Biarritz
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
bretagne.prod.navitia.com
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Hendaye to Biarritz
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$11 - $15
1st Class
$18 - $27
Bus operators
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 San Sebastian to Biarritz
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $25
Website
alsa.com
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from San Sebastián, San Sebastián / Donostia to Biarritz
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Transportes Pesa
Other operators
BlaBlaCar.es
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Saint-Sébastien to Biarritz
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6
Book at
blablacar.es

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Donostia / San Sebastián and Biarritz. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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