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There are 6 ways to get from Paris to Pamplona by train, bus, car or plane

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Recommended option

Train, bus  •  6h 59m

  1. Take the train from Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 to St Jean De Luz Ciboure Tgv
  2. Take the bus from S.Juan De Luz to Pamplona

123€ - 166€

Cheapest option

Bus via Donostia / San Sebastián  •  16h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Paris to San Sebastian / Donostia S703 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Donostia/San Sebastián. Federico G. Lorca ps. 1 to Pamplona/Iruña. Estación Bus. Yanguas y Miranda 2 Pamplona/Iruña - Donostia/San Sebastián / ...

46€ - 60€

4 alternative options

Bus  •  12h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Paris Gallieni to Pamplona

70€ - 95€

Drive  •  8h 16m

  1. Drive from Gare Montparnasse to Pamplona 893.5 km

95€ - 150€

Fly from Paris CDG, bus  •  5h 53m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Biarritz (BIQ) CDG - BIQ
  2. Take the bus from Aeropuerto Biarritz to Pamplona

57€ - 264€

Fly from Paris Orly, bus  •  5h 58m

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Biarritz (BIQ) ORY - BIQ
  2. Take the bus from Aeropuerto Biarritz to Pamplona

53€ - 258€

Paris to Pamplona by bus

The bus journey time between Paris and Pamplona is around 17h 54m and covers a distance of around 946 km. The fastest bus normally takes 11h 45m. Operated by FlixBus, Conda S.A., HIFE S.A. and others, the Paris to Pamplona bus service departs from Paris and arrives in Pamplona/Iruña. Estación Bus. Yanguas y Miranda 2. Typically 11 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
17h 54m
Fastest bus time:
11h 45m
Buses per week:
11
Cheapest price:
46€
Carbon emissions:
118 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
07:20
Last bus departs at:
21:00

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Paris to Pamplona bus schedules

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

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

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Pamplona is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Pamplona is 1.5 metres.

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Last updated: 11 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Paris to Pamplona is to bus via Donostia / San Sebastián which costs 45€ - 65€ and takes 16h 50m.

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The fastest way to get from Paris to Pamplona is to fly and bus which takes 5h 53m and costs 55€ - 270€.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Paris Gallieni and arriving at Pamplona. Services depart three times a week, and operate Monday, Friday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 12h 15m.

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The distance between Paris and Pamplona is 739 km. The road distance is 893.5 km.

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The best way to get from Paris to Pamplona without a car is to train and bus which takes 6h 59m and costs 120€ - 170€.

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It takes approximately 6h 59m to get from Paris to Pamplona, including transfers.

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Paris to Pamplona bus services, operated by ALSA, depart from Paris Gallieni station.

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The quickest flight from Paris CDG Airport to Biarritz Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 25m.

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Paris to Pamplona bus services, operated by ALSA, arrive at Pamplona station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Paris to Pamplona is 893 km. It takes approximately 8h 16m to drive from Paris to Pamplona.

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  • Distance: 739.2 km
  • Duration: 6h 59m

What companies run services between Paris, France and Pamplona, Spain?

ALSA operates a bus from Paris Gallieni to Pamplona 3 times a week. Tickets cost 70€ - 95€ and the journey takes 12h 15m.

Airlines
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Biarritz
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
30€ - 360€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Biarritz
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
40€ - 180€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Biarritz
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 340€
Train operators
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 to St Jean De Luz Ciboure
Ave. Duration
4h 24m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
110€ - 160€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
110€ - 130€
1st Class
130€ - 160€
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. 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
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from S.Juan De Luz to Pamplona
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
10€ - 15€
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Paris Gallieni to Pamplona
Ave. Duration
12h 15m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
70€ - 95€
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Aeropuerto Biarritz to Pamplona
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
11€ - 16€
Website
alsa.com
FlixBus

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).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Paris to San Sebastian / Donostia
Ave. Duration
14h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Conda S.A.
Phone
+34 (0) 902 422 242
Email
alsa@alsa.es
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Donostia/San Sebastián. Federico G. Lorca ps. 1 to Pamplona/Iruña. Estación Bus. Yanguas y Miranda 2
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
6€ - 10€
Schedules at
Conda S.A.
HIFE S.A.
Phone
+34 (0) 902119814
Email
hife@hife.es
Website
hife.es
Bus from San Sebastián / Donostia to Pamplona
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
8€ - 13€
Schedules at
hife.es
La Baztanesa S.A.
Phone
948 58 01 29
Email
autobuses@labaztanesa.com
Website
labaztanesa.com
Bus from Donostia/San Sebastián. Federico G. Lorca ps. 1 to Pamplona/Iruña. Estación Bus. Yanguas y Miranda 2
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
7€ - 11€
Website
La Baztanesa S.A.
La Burundesa S.A.
Phone
948 30 35 05
Email
info@laburundesa.com
Website
laburundesa.com
Bus from Donostia/San Sebastián. Federico G. Lorca ps. 1 to Pamplona/Iruña. Estación Bus. Yanguas y Miranda 2
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
6€ - 10€
Website
La Burundesa S.A.

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Air France and easyJet offer flights from Paris CDG Airport to Biarritz Airport.

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There are 100+ hotels available in Pamplona. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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The best way to get from Paris to Paris CDG Airport is to train which takes 33 min and costs 5€ - 9€.

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