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There are 4 ways to get from Hendaye to Burgos by train, bus or car

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  1. Take the train from Irun to Burgos Rosa De Lima

3 alternative options


  1. Take the bus from San Sebastian / Donostia to Burgos

Bus via Irun

  1. Take the bus from San Sebastian to Burgos


  1. Drive from Hendaye to Burgos
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International entry into Spain from France

  • Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of France
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Allowed for: All visitors

Restricted for: There are no current restrictions

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Conditions of entry into Spain from France

  • There are no current restrictions
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The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions

Yes, entry into Spain is currently allowed from France.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • There are no current restrictions

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Burgos is 112.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Burgos is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Burgos is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 112.

No, returning to France from Spain is currently allowed.

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Last updated: 17 May 2023
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The cheapest way to get from Hendaye to Burgos is to train which costs €24 - €40 and takes 4h 44m.

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The quickest way to get from Hendaye to Burgos is to drive which costs €40 - €60 and takes 2h 19m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Hendaye to Burgos. However, there are services departing from Cèdres ~ Zedroak and arriving at Burgos via Fermín Calbetón, Irun and San Sebastian. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 31m.

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The distance between Hendaye and Burgos is 195 km. The road distance is 236 km.

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The best way to get from Hendaye to Burgos without a car is to train which takes 4h 44m and costs €24 - €40.

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It takes approximately 4h 44m to get from Hendaye to Burgos, including transfers.

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Hendaye to Burgos bus services, operated by ALSA, depart from San Sebastian station.

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The best way to get from Hendaye to Burgos is to train which takes 4h 44m and costs €24 - €40. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €24 - €35 and takes 5h 13m.

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Hendaye to Burgos bus services, operated by ALSA, arrive at Burgos station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hendaye to Burgos is 236 km. It takes approximately 2h 19m to drive from Hendaye to Burgos.

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Map of how to get from Hendaye to Burgos.
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  • Distance: 194.8 km
  • Duration: 4h 44m

What companies run services between Hendaye, France and Burgos, Spain?

Renfe Viajeros operates a train from Irun to Burgos Rosa De Lima 3 times a day. Tickets cost €22 - €35 and the journey takes 3h 15m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from San Sebastian / Donostia to Burgos 6 times a week. Tickets cost €21 - €30 and the journey takes 2h 59m.

Train operators
Renfe Viajeros

Spain's excellent and extensive rail system connects cities across Spain and into neighbouring countries. Renfe's high-speed AVE trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. All medium- and long-distance trains require a seat reservation; ticket sales for these trains usually open 30-60 days before travel. Most Renfe trains have two classes: Turista (2nd class) and Preferente (1st class), although some AVE trains offer Turista Plus. There is free WiFi for Preferente passengers and for those with a +Renfe loyalty card.

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Contact Details
+34 91 232 03 20
Train from Irun to Burgos Rosa De Lima
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
3 times a day
Estimated price
€22 - €35
Bus operators

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2Rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
+49 30 300 137 300
Bus from San Sebastian / Donostia to Burgos
Ave. Duration
2h 59m
6 times a week
Estimated price
€21 - €30
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Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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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. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. There are 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
+34 910 207 007
Bus from San Sebastian to Burgos
Ave. Duration
Estimated price
€30 - €45

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