There are 6 ways to get from Paris to Donostia / San Sebastián by train, bus, car or plane

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

Train, bus  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Montparnasse to Bordeaux-St-Jean Tgv
  2. Take the bus from Bordeaux to San Sebastián

$156 - $191

Cheapest option

Bus  •  10 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris City Center - Bercy to San Sebastián Ouibus / ...

$28 - $140

4 alternative options

Bus Isilines  •  13 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Porte de Charenton to Bayonne
  2. Take the bus from Biarritz - Aéroport to San Sebastián Ouibus

$46 - $78

Drive  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Paris to Donostia / San Sebastián 511.1 miles

$110 - $160

Fly from Paris Orly, bus  •  3 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Biarritz (BIQ) ORY - BIQ
  2. Take the bus from Biarritz - Aéroport to San Sebastián

$62 - $304

Fly from Paris CDG, bus  •  4 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Biarritz (BIQ) CDG - BIQ
  2. Take the bus from Biarritz - Aéroport to San Sebastián

$64 - $246

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Paris to Donostia / San Sebastián is to bus which costs 35€ - 70€ and takes 13 h 7 min.

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The quickest way to get from Paris to Donostia / San Sebastián is to fly and bus which takes 3 h 49 min and costs 50€ - 270€.

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The distance between Paris and Donostia / San Sebastián is 701 km. The road distance is 818 km.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 5 h 34 min to get from Paris to Donostia / San Sebastián, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Paris City Center - Bercy and arriving at San Sebastián. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10 h 25 min.

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

Ouibus operates a bus from Paris to Donostia / San Sebastián every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $28 - $40 and the journey takes 10 h 25 min. Four other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Biarritz
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $440
Flights from Paris Orly to Biarritz via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $440
Flights from Paris Orly to Biarritz via Marseille
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$50 - $440
Flights from Paris CDG to Biarritz
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $600
Flights from Paris CDG to Biarritz via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Biarritz
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $440
Flights from Paris Orly to Biarritz via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $440
Flights from Paris Orly to Biarritz via Marseille
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$50 - $440
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Biarritz
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Paris Montparnasse to Bordeaux-St-Jean
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $120
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$100 - $120
1st Class
$140 - $210
Bus operators
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Bordeaux to San Sebastián
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Bus from Paris Gallieni to San Sebastian
Ave. Duration
11 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Paris City Center - Bercy to San Sebastián
Ave. Duration
10 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Biarritz - Aéroport to San Sebastián
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
Ouibus
Iberocoach
Phone
(+351) 253 267 730
Website
iberocoach.com
Bus from Paris - Porte de Charenton to San Sebastian - Estacion de Autobuses
Ave. Duration
11 h 34 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $110
Website
iberocoach.com
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Paris, Paris to San Sebastián, San Sebastián / Donostia
Ave. Duration
10 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Porte de Charenton to Bayonne
Ave. Duration
11 h 14 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Schedules at
isilines.com

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