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There are 10 ways to get from Porto to Donostia / San Sebastián by plane, bus, train, night 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.

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Fly Porto to San Sebastian  •  6 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Porto (OPO) to San Sebastian (EAS) OPO - EAS

$88 - $406

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Bus Iberocoach  •  12 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Porto - Campo 24 de Agosto - Enfrente ao Pingo Doce to San Sebastian - Estacion de Autobuses 786 / ...

$29 - $110

8 alternative options

Fly Porto to Bilbao, bus  •  7 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Bilbao (BIO) OPO - BIO
  2. Take the bus from Bilbao to Bizkaia Pasealekua 12

$68 - $252

Fly Porto to Pamplona, bus  •  8 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Pamplona (PNA) OPO - PNA
  2. Take the bus from Pamplona to San Sebastián

$129 - $681

Fly Porto to Logrono, bus  •  10 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Logrono (RJL) OPO - RJL
  2. Take the bus from Logroño to San Sebastián

$107 - $416

Train to Vigo, fly to Bilbao, bus  •  7 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Porto(Campanha) to Vigo-Guixar
  2. Fly from Vigo (VGO) to Bilbao (BIO) VGO - BIO
  3. Take the bus from Bilbao to Bizkaia Pasealekua 12

$67 - $236

Train, train to Santiago de Compostela, fly to Bilbao, bus  •  9 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Porto(Campanha) to Vigo-Guixar
  2. Take the train from Vigo Urzaiz to Santiago de Compostela
  3. Fly from Santiago de Compostela (SCQ) to Bilbao (BIO) SCQ - BIO
  4. Take the bus from Bilbao to Bizkaia Pasealekua 12

$102 - $302

Bus MonBus  •  17 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Porto to Benavente
  2. Take the bus from Benavente to San Sebastián

$96 - $122

Train, night train  •  12 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Vila Nova de Gaia to Coimbra-B Ic / ...
  2. Take the night train from Coimbra-B to San Sebastian Hot

$89 - $137

Drive  •  7 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Porto to Donostia / San Sebastián 478.7 miles

$100 - $160

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The cheapest way to get from Porto to Donostia / San Sebastián is to bus which costs 25€ - 90€ and takes 12 h 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Porto to Donostia / San Sebastián is to fly which costs 75€ - 360€ and takes 6 h 56 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Porto - Campo 24 de Agosto - Enfrente ao Pingo Doce and arriving at San Sebastian - Estacion de Autobuses. Services depart once daily, and operate Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 12 h 8 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Porto to Donostia / San Sebastián. However, there are services departing from Vila Nova de Gaia and arriving at San Sebastian via Coimbra-B. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 18 min.

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The distance between Porto and Donostia / San Sebastián is 597 km. The road distance is 765.9 km.

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The best way to get from Porto to Donostia / San Sebastián without a car is to bus which takes 12 h 8 min and costs 25€ - 90€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 56 min to get from Porto to Donostia / San Sebastián, including transfers.

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Porto to Donostia / San Sebastián bus services, operated by Iberocoach, depart from Porto - Campo 24 de Agosto - Enfrente ao Pingo Doce station.

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Porto to Donostia / San Sebastián train services, operated by Portuguese Railways (CP), depart from Vila Nova de Gaia station.

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The best way to get from Porto to Donostia / San Sebastián is to fly which takes 6 h 56 min and costs 75€ - 360€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 25€ - 90€ and takes 12 h 8 min.

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Map of how to get from Porto to Donostia / San Sebastián.
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  • Distance: 373 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 56 min

What companies run services between Porto, Portugal and Donostia / San Sebastián, Spain?

Iberia, Air Europa and three other airlines fly from Porto to Donostia / San Sebastián every 3 hours. Alternatively, Iberocoach operates a bus from Porto to Donostia / San Sebastián once daily. Tickets cost $85 - $110 and the journey takes 12 h 8 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Porto to San Sebastian via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $410
Flights from Porto to San Sebastian via Barcelona, Madrid
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Flights from Porto to Bilbao via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $390
Flights from Porto to Bilbao via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $410
Flights from Porto to Bilbao via Madrid, Santiago de Compostela
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$90 - $390
Flights from Porto to Pamplona via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Porto to Pamplona via Barcelona, Madrid
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Porto to Logrono via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 46 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Flights from Porto to Logrono via Barcelona, Madrid
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$95 - $430
Flights from Vigo to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$40 - $360
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $270
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Porto to Bilbao via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Porto to Bilbao via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Porto to Bilbao via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $410
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Porto to Bilbao via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Porto to Bilbao via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$75 - $390
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Porto to Bilbao via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,500
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Porto to Bilbao via Zurich
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Train operators
Portuguese Railways (CP)

Comboios de Portugal (CP) is the national railway network of Portugal, and spans over 2700km, with trains being split into four main types: regional and intercity trains, international and domestic high-speed trains, and international night trains. Portugal's main stations are Santa Apolónia in Lisbon and Campanha in Porto - these train stations connect to trains in Portugal's main cities and international destinations. The Alfa Pendular, the fastest train in Portugal, is a popular travel choice, as it can run at a speed of up to 250 km/h.

Contact Details
Phone
+351 707 210 220
Website
cp.pt
Train from Porto(Campanha) to Vigo-Guixar
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $27
Website
cp.pt
Train from Vila Nova de Gaia to Coimbra-B
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Website
cp.pt
2nd Class
$9 - $13
1st Class
$11 - $17
Night train from Coimbra-B to San Sebastian
Ave. Duration
10 h 21 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Website
cp.pt
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Vigo Urzaiz to Santiago de Compostela
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $22
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
Lurraldebus
Phone
943 000 117
Email
info@mugi.eus
Website
lurraldebus.eus
Bus from Bilbao to Bizkaia Pasealekua 12
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $19
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 Bilbao to San Sebastian
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $28
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Pamplona to San Sebastian
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $27
Website
alsa.com
MonBus
Phone
+34 982 29 29 00
Website
monbus.es
Bus from Pamplona to San Sebastián
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
monbus.es
Bus from Benavente to San Sebastián
Ave. Duration
7 h 22 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
monbus.es
La Estellesa
Phone
+34 (0) 948 326 509
Email
info@laestellesa.com
Website
laestellesa.com
Bus from Logroño to San Sebastián
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Schedules at
laestellesa.com
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laestellesa.com
Iberocoach
Phone
(+351) 253 267 730
Website
iberocoach.com
Bus from Porto - Campo 24 de Agosto - Enfrente ao Pingo Doce to San Sebastian - Estacion de Autobuses
Ave. Duration
12 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $110
Website
iberocoach.com
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Porto, Porto to San Sebastián, San Sebastián / Donostia
Ave. Duration
10 h 25 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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 Porto Campo 24 Agosto to San Sebastián
Ave. Duration
13 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
Ouibus
Autocares Lázara
Phone
+34 (0) 902 23 95 79
Email
info@rutasvigo.com
Website
autocareslazara.com
Bus from Porto to Benavente
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $75
Schedules at
autocareslazara.com

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There is no direct flight from Porto Airport to San Sebastian Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 20 min and has one stopover.

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Porto to Donostia / San Sebastián bus services, operated by Iberocoach, arrive at San Sebastian - Estacion de Autobuses station.

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Donostia / San Sebastián is 1 h ahead of Porto. It is currently 11:25 AM in Porto and 12:25 PM in Donostia / San Sebastián.

Porto to Donostia / San Sebastián train services, operated by Portuguese Railways (CP), arrive at San Sebastian station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Porto to Donostia / San Sebastián is 766 km. It takes approximately 7 h 25 min to drive from Porto to Donostia / San Sebastián.

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Vueling Airlines, TAP Portugal, Air Europa and Iberia offer flights from Porto Airport to San Sebastian Airport.

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Book your Porto to Donostia / San Sebastián bus tickets online with FlixBus and Distribusion.

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There are 1109+ hotels available in Donostia / San Sebastián. Prices start at $59 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Porto to Porto Airport is to Metro which takes 29 min and costs 1€ - 2€.

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