There are 9 ways to get from Munich to Donostia / San Sebastián 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 to Biarritz, bus  •  8 h 2 min

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

$120 - $300

Cheapest option

Bus Ouibus  •  24 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport N950 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Stuttgart to Hub Europe Alsa Ouibus

$62 - $94

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Fly to San Sebastian  •  8 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Munich (MUC) to San Sebastian (EAS) MUC - EAS

$82 - $379

Fly to Bilbao, bus  •  7 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Bilbao (BIO) MUC - BIO
  2. Take the bus from Bilbao to San Sebastian

$92 - $225

Fly to Pamplona, bus  •  10 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Pamplona (PNA) MUC - PNA
  2. Take the bus from Pamplona to San Sebastián / Donostia

$124 - $318

Train  •  14 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from München Hbf to Strasbourg Tgv
  2. Take the train from Strasbourg to Bordeaux-St-Jean Tgv
  3. Take the train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Hendaye Tgv

$306 - $360

Train, bus  •  24 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from München ZOB (Hackerbrücke) to Zürich HB (Carpark Sihlquai)
  2. Take the bus from Zürich to San Sebastián

$179 - $316

Bus ALSA  •  3 days 0 h

  1. Take the bus from Munich to San Sebastian

$95 - $150

Drive  •  14 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Munich to Donostia / San Sebastián 950.8 miles

$200 - $290

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Munich to Donostia / San Sebastián is to bus which costs 50€ - 85€ and takes 24 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Munich to Donostia / San Sebastián is to fly and bus which costs 75€ - 200€ and takes 7 h 39 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Munich and arriving at San Sebastian. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 3 days 0 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Munich to Donostia / San Sebastián. However, there are services departing from München Hbf and arriving at Loiola-Donostia via Strasbourg, Bordeaux-St-Jean and Hendaia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 46 min.

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The distance between Munich and Donostia / San Sebastián is 1178 km. The road distance is 1521.4 km.

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The best way to get from Munich to Donostia / San Sebastián without a car is to train which takes 14 h 46 min and costs 260€ - 320€.

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It takes approximately 8 h 2 min to get from Munich to Donostia / San Sebastián, including transfers.

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

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Map of how to get from Munich to Donostia / San Sebastián.
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  • Distance: 736.6 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 2 min

What companies run services between Munich, Germany and Donostia / San Sebastián, Spain?

Iberia, Vueling Airlines and two other airlines fly from Munich to Donostia / San Sebastián every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Munich to Donostia / San Sebastián via Strasbourg, Bordeaux-St-Jean, Hendaye, and Hendaia in around 14 h 46 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Munich to San Sebastian via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6 h 1 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Munich to San Sebastian via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Munich to Bilbao via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Flights from Munich to Pamplona via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Munich to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $460
Flights from Munich to Bilbao via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $460
Flights from Munich to Pamplona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Munich to Biarritz via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,400
Flights from Munich to Biarritz via Zurich, Geneva
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,400
Flights from Munich to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $460
Flights from Munich to Bilbao via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $750
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Munich to Biarritz via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $550
Flights from Munich to Biarritz via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Munich to Biarritz via Nice
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $850
Flights from Munich to Bilbao via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $440
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Munich to Biarritz via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Munich to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $460
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Munich to Biarritz via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $430
Flights from Munich to Biarritz via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $430
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Munich to Biarritz via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Munich to Biarritz via Nice
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $850
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Munich to San Sebastian via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Munich to Bilbao via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $400
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Munich to Bilbao via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Munich to Bilbao via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $450
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from München Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$75 - $90
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$75 - $90
1st Class
$110 - $150
Train from Strasbourg to Bordeaux-St-Jean
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$190 - $210
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$190 - $210
1st Class
$240 - $370
Train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Hendaye
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $60
1st Class
$70 - $95
SNCF
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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Hendaye
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$50 - $80
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from München ZOB (Hackerbrücke) to Zürich HB (Carpark Sihlquai)
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$80 - $140
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
ALSA
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Aeropuerto Biarritz to San Sebastian
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $25
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Bilbao to San Sebastian
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $28
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Munich to San Sebastian
Ave. Duration
3 days 0 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $150
Website
alsa.com
Transportes Pesa
Phone
+34 (0) 900 12 14 00
Email
atencionaclientes@pesa.net
Website
pesa.net
Bus from Biarritz Airport to San Sebastian
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Schedules at
pesa.net
Bus from Bilbao to San Sebastián
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Schedules at
pesa.net
HIFE S.A.
Phone
+34 (0) 902119814
Email
hife@hife.es
Website
hife.es
Bus from Pamplona to San Sebastián / Donostia
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
hife.es
Book at
movelia.es
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Zürich to San Sebastián
Ave. Duration
19 h 30 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$95 - $180
Book at
eurolines.ch
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Stuttgart to Hub Europe Alsa
Ave. Duration
20 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
Ouibus

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