There are 4 ways to get from Donostia / San Sebastián to Vitoria-Gasteiz by bus, train, rideshare 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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Bus  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from San Sebastián to Vitoria-Gasteiz Largo Recorrido / ...

$4 - $95

3 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from San Sebastian to Vitoria/Gasteiz Ic / ...

$15 - $26

Rideshare  •  1 h 32 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Saint-Sébastien to Vitoria-Gasteiz 64.6 miles

$5 - $8

Drive  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Donostia / San Sebastián to Vitoria-Gasteiz 63.7 miles

$12 - $18

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Donostia / San Sebastián to Vitoria-Gasteiz is to rideshare which costs 4€ - 6€ and takes 1 h 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Donostia / San Sebastián to Vitoria-Gasteiz is to drive which costs 10€ - 15€ and takes 1 h 8 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from San Sebastián and arriving at Vitoria-Gasteiz. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 15 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from San Sebastian and arriving at Vitoria/Gasteiz. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 34 min.

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The distance between Donostia / San Sebastián and Vitoria-Gasteiz is 77 km. The road distance is 101.9 km.

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The best way to get from Donostia / San Sebastián to Vitoria-Gasteiz without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 15 min and costs 3€ - 80€.

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The bus from San Sebastián to Vitoria-Gasteiz takes 1 h 15 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Donostia / San Sebastián to Vitoria-Gasteiz bus services, operated by Lurraldebus, depart from San Sebastián station.

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Map of how to get from Donostia / San Sebastián to Vitoria-Gasteiz.
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  • Distance: 47.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 15 min

What companies run services between Donostia / San Sebastián, Spain and Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain?

Lurraldebus operates a bus from Donostia / San Sebastián to Vitoria-Gasteiz hourly. Tickets cost $12 - $20 and the journey takes 1 h 15 min. Three other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Spanish Railways (RENFE) operates a train from Donostia / San Sebastián to Vitoria-Gasteiz every 3 hours. Tickets cost $15 - $26 and the journey takes 1 h 34 min.

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.

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Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from San Sebastian to Vitoria/Gasteiz
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
Lurraldebus
Phone
943 000 117
Email
info@mugi.eus
Website
lurraldebus.eus
Bus from San Sebastián to Vitoria-Gasteiz
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $20
Website
Lurraldebus
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 Vitoria-Gasteiz
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Website
alsa.com
Iberocoach
Phone
(+351) 253 267 730
Website
iberocoach.com
Bus from San Sebastian - Estacion de Autobuses to Vitoria-gasteiz - Estacion de Autobuses - Plaza Euskaltzaindia
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $95
Website
iberocoach.com
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 Vitoria
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
Ouibus
Other operators
BlaBlaCar.es
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Saint-Sébastien to Vitoria-Gasteiz
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
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blablacar.es

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