There are 9 ways to get from Donostia / San Sebastián to Florence 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 San Sebastian to Florence  •  7 h 32 min

  1. Fly from San Sebastian (EAS) to Florence (FLR) EAS - FLR

$113 - $251

Cheapest option

Bus Ouibus  •  21 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from San Sebastián to Genoa Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Genoa, Genoa to Florence, Florence N546

$56 - $82

7 alternative options

Bus to Biarritz, fly to Florence  •  7 h 15 min

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

$117 - $402

Fly San Sebastian to Pisa, train  •  8 h 36 min

  1. Fly from San Sebastian (EAS) to Pisa (PSA) EAS - PSA
  2. Take the train from Pisa C.Le to Firenze Smn

$108 - $358

Bus to Biarritz, fly to Bologna, train  •  7 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from San Sebastian to Aeropuerto Biarritz
  2. Fly from Biarritz (BIQ) to Bologna (BLQ) BIQ - BLQ
  3. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella

$124 - $398

Fly San Sebastian to Bologna, train  •  8 h 30 min

  1. Fly from San Sebastian (EAS) to Bologna (BLQ) EAS - BLQ
  2. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella

$125 - $387

Train to Bilbao, fly to Florence  •  9 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Amara-Donostia to Ardantza-Eibar
  2. Fly from Bilbao (BIO) to Florence (FLR) BIO - FLR

$110 - $432

Bus Eurolines FR  •  34 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from San Sebastian - Estacion de Autobuses to Bordeaux - Rue terre de Bordés
  2. Take the bus from Bordeaux to Firenze

$221 - $293

Drive  •  12 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Donostia / San Sebastián to Florence 829.5 miles

$190 - $290

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Donostia / San Sebastián to Florence is to bus which costs 45€ - 70€ and takes 21 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Donostia / San Sebastián to Florence is to bus and fly which costs 100€ - 350€ and takes 7 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Donostia / San Sebastián to Florence. However, there are services departing from San Sebastián and arriving at Florence, Florence via Genoa, Genoa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21 h 50 min.

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The distance between Donostia / San Sebastián and Florence is 1066 km. The road distance is 1327.2 km.

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The best way to get from Donostia / San Sebastián to Florence without a car is to bus which takes 21 h 50 min and costs 45€ - 70€.

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It takes approximately 7 h 32 min to get from Donostia / San Sebastián to Florence, including transfers.

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Donostia / San Sebastián to Florence bus services, operated by Ouibus, depart from San Sebastián station.

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The best way to get from Donostia / San Sebastián to Florence is to fly which takes 7 h 32 min and costs 95€ - 220€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 45€ - 70€ and takes 21 h 50 min.

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Map of how to get from Donostia / San Sebastián to Florence.
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  • Distance: 666.1 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 32 min

What companies run services between Donostia / San Sebastián, Spain and Florence, Italy?

Vueling Airlines and Iberia fly from Donostia / San Sebastián to Florence every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Donostia / San Sebastián to Florence via Genoa and Genoa, Genoa in around 21 h 50 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from San Sebastian to Florence via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $440
Flights from San Sebastian to Florence via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $370
Flights from San Sebastian to Florence via Madrid, Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
$120 - $440
Flights from San Sebastian to Florence via Barcelona, Madrid
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$120 - $440
Flights from San Sebastian to Florence via Madrid, Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $290
Flights from Biarritz to Florence via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Flights from Biarritz to Florence via Madrid, Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Flights from Biarritz to Florence via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $430
Flights from San Sebastian to Pisa via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from San Sebastian to Pisa via Madrid, Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Biarritz to Bologna via Madrid
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from San Sebastian to Bologna via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $440
Flights from San Sebastian to Bologna via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Flights from San Sebastian to Bologna via Madrid, Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Flights from San Sebastian to Bologna via Barcelona, Madrid
Ave. Duration
9 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$130 - $440
Flights from Bilbao to Florence via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $950
Flights from Bilbao to Florence via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $950
Flights from Bilbao to Florence via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $950
Flights from Bilbao to Florence via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $950
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Biarritz to Florence via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Flights from Biarritz to Florence via Lyon, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Flights from Biarritz to Bologna via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from Biarritz to Bologna via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Biarritz to Bologna via Paris Orly, Lyon
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Bilbao to Florence via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from San Sebastian to Florence via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $440
Flights from San Sebastian to Florence via Barcelona, Madrid
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$120 - $440
Flights from Biarritz to Florence via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $430
Flights from San Sebastian to Pisa via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from San Sebastian to Bologna via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Flights from Bilbao to Florence via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $950
Flights from Bilbao to Florence via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $950
Flights from Bilbao to Florence via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $950
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Biarritz to Florence via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Flights from Bilbao to Florence via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Bilbao to Florence via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Bilbao to Florence via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Bilbao to Florence via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from San Sebastian to Pisa via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $390
Flights from San Sebastian to Pisa via Madrid, Valencia
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $400
Flights from Biarritz to Bologna via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $270
Flights from Biarritz to Bologna via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $270
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Biarritz to Bologna via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from Biarritz to Bologna via Paris Orly, Lyon
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Train operators
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Pisa C.Le to Firenze Smn
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$11 - $14
Trenitalia Frecce

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Euskotren
Website
euskotren.eus
Train from Amara-Donostia to Ardantza-Eibar
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
euskotren.eus
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 Aeropuerto Biarritz
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $25
Website
alsa.com
Transportes Pesa
Phone
+34 (0) 900 12 14 00
Email
atencionaclientes@pesa.net
Website
pesa.net
Bus from San Sebastian to Biarritz Airport
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Schedules at
pesa.net
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 San Sebastián to Genoa
Ave. Duration
17 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
Ouibus
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Genoa, Genoa to Florence, Florence
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Iberocoach
Phone
(+351) 253 267 730
Website
iberocoach.com
Bus from San Sebastian - Estacion de Autobuses to Bordeaux - Rue terre de Bordés
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $95
Website
iberocoach.com

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