There are 9 ways to get from Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port to Barcelona by bus, train, 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.

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Bus  •  9h 26m

  1. Take the bus from Pekotxeta to Pamplona
  2. Take the bus from Pamplona/Iruña. Estación Bus. Yanguas y Miranda 2 to Zaragoza. Estación Bus. Av. Navarra 80 262
  3. Take the bus from Zaragoza to Barcelona 252

34€ - 65€

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Train, bus via Donostia / San Sebastián  •  9h 52m

  1. Take the train from St Jean Pied De Port to Bayonne Ter
  2. Take the bus from Bayonne to San Sebastian
  3. Take the train from San Sebastian/Donostia to Barcelona-Sants Alv / ...

93€ - 141€

Train  •  10h 39m

  1. Take the train from St Jean Pied De Port to Bayonne Ter
  2. Take the train from Bayonne to Toulouse Matabiau
  3. Take the train from Toulouse Matabiau to Narbonne Ter / ...
  4. Take the train from Narbonne to Barcelona-Sants Ave / ...

97€ - 196€

Train, bus  •  12h 2m

  1. Take the train from St Jean Pied De Port to Bayonne Ter
  2. Take the bus from Irun to Barcelona Bcn48

41€ - 68€

Drive  •  5h 38m

  1. Drive from Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port to Barcelona 555.3 km

65€ - 100€

Train, train to San Sebastian, fly  •  6h 8m

  1. Take the train from St Jean Pied De Port to Bayonne
  2. Take the train from Bayonne to Hendaye
  3. Fly from San Sebastian (EAS) to Barcelona (BCN) EAS - BCN

40€ - 211€

Bus to Pamplona, fly  •  7h 43m

  1. Take the bus from Valcarlos to Pamplona
  2. Fly from Pamplona (PNA) to Barcelona (BCN) PNA - BCN

48€ - 190€

Train, bus, bus to Bilbao, fly  •  7h 12m

  1. Take the train from St Jean Pied De Port to Bayonne
  2. Take the bus from Bayonne to San Sebastian
  3. Take the bus from Donostia / San Sebastián to Airport Loiu Bilbao
  4. Fly from Bilbao (BIO) to Barcelona (BCN) BIO - BCN

98€ - 238€

Train, bus, bus to Santander, fly  •  9h 16m

  1. Take the train from St Jean Pied De Port to Bayonne
  2. Take the bus from Bayonne to Bilbao
  3. Take the bus from Bilbao to Santander
  4. Fly from Santander (SDR) to Barcelona (BCN) SDR - BCN

85€ - 203€

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port to Barcelona is to bus which costs 30€ - 70€ and takes 9h 26m.

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The quickest way to get from Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port to Barcelona is to drive which costs 65€ - 100€ and takes 5h 38m.

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No, there is no direct train from Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port to Barcelona. However, there are services departing from St Jean Pied De Port and arriving at Barcelona-Sants via Bayonne, Toulouse Matabiau and Narbonne. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 39m.

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The distance between Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port and Barcelona is 343 km. The road distance is 555.3 km.

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The best way to get from Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port to Barcelona without a car is to train and bus via Donostia / San Sebastián which takes 9h 52m and costs 90€ - 150€.

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It takes approximately 9h 26m to get from Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port to Barcelona, including transfers.

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Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port to Barcelona train services, operated by SNCF, depart from St Jean Pied De Port station.

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The best way to get from Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port to Barcelona is to bus which takes 9h 26m and costs 30€ - 70€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 95€ - 200€ and takes 10h 39m.

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The quickest flight from San Sebastian Airport to Barcelona Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port to Barcelona train services, operated by Renfe SNCF, arrive at Barcelona-Sants station.

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Map of how to get from Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port to Barcelona.
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  • Distance: 343.2 km
  • Duration: 9h 26m

What companies run services between Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port, France and Barcelona, Spain?

You can take a bus from Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port to Barcelona via Pekotxeta, Pamplona, Pamplona/Iruña. Estación Bus. Yanguas y Miranda 2, Zaragoza. Estación Bus. Av. Navarra 80, and Zaragoza in around 9h 26m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port to Barcelona via Bayonne, Toulouse Matabiau, and Narbonne in around 10h 39m.

Airlines
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from San Sebastian to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
25€ - 210€
Flights from Bilbao to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 150€
Flights from Bilbao to Barcelona via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
35€ - 150€
Flights from Santander to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
25€ - 160€
Flights from Santander to Barcelona via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
25€ - 160€
Flights from Santander to Barcelona via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
60€ - 280€
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Pamplona to Barcelona via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 280€
Flights from Pamplona to Barcelona via Palma Mallorca, Madrid
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
40€ - 280€
Flights from Santander to Barcelona via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 280€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Pamplona to Barcelona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
220€ - 650€
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Pamplona to Barcelona via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
40€ - 280€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Santander to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
10€ - 110€
Train operators
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from St Jean Pied De Port to Bayonne
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
8€ - 22€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
8€ - 12€
Rail 1st Class
14€ - 22€
Train from Bayonne to Toulouse Matabiau
Ave. Duration
3h 24m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
35€ - 75€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
35€ - 55€
Rail 1st Class
50€ - 75€
Train from Toulouse Matabiau to Narbonne
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
19€ - 40€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
19€ - 27€
Rail 1st Class
28€ - 40€
Train from Bayonne to Hendaye
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
6€ - 18€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
6€ - 9€
Rail 1st Class
12€ - 18€
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
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from San Sebastian/Donostia to Barcelona-Sants
Ave. Duration
6h 6m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
Renfe Viajeros
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 Toulouse Matabiau to Narbonne
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
35€ - 45€
1st Class
30€ - 40€
Train from Bayonne to Hendaye
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
16€ - 28€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
23€ - 28€
1st Class
16€ - 20€
Renfe SNCF
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Train from Narbonne to Barcelona-Sants
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Bus operators
PLM Autocares
Phone
+34 902 14 41 74
Email
info@plmautocares.com
Website
plmautocares.com
Bus from Pekotxeta to Pamplona
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
4€ - 5€
Schedules at
plmautocares.com
Bus from Valcarlos to Pamplona
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
4€ - 5€
Schedules at
plmautocares.com
Conda S.A.
Phone
+34 (0) 902 422 242
Email
alsa@alsa.es
Website
conda.es
Bus from Pamplona/Iruña. Estación Bus. Yanguas y Miranda 2 to Zaragoza. Estación Bus. Av. Navarra 80
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
13€ - 19€
Website
Conda S.A.
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 Pamplona to Zaragoza
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
15€ - 21€
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Zaragoza to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
25€ - 35€
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Bilbao to Santander
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
9€ - 13€
Website
alsa.com
HIFE S.A.
Phone
+34 (0) 902119814
Email
hife@hife.es
Website
hife.es
Bus from Pamplona to Zaragoza
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
13€ - 19€
Schedules at
hife.es
Eurolines FR

Eurolines is a network of coach companies that operate throughout Europe plus Morocco. It’s an affordable way to travel around the continent, with tickets starting at €5. All coaches have Wi-Fi, plug sockets and USBs, reclining chairs and toilets, and a standard ticket includes up to two medium suitcases plus carry-on luggage. Within France, Eurolines serves 69 destinations; including Paris, Lyon, Versailles, Nice and Bordeaux.

Contact Details
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Pamplona to Zaragoza
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
17€ - 24€
Website
Eurolines FR
Bus from Zaragoza to Barcelona Nord
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
21€ - 30€
Website
Eurolines FR
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).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Zaragoza, Zaragoza to Barcelona, Barcelona Nord
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
16€ - 21€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Bilbao, Bilbao to Santander, Santander
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
8€ - 10€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
MonBus
Phone
+34 982 29 29 00
Website
monbus.es
Bus from Zaragoza to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
3h 59m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
16€ - 21€
Schedules at
monbus.es
Bus from Irun to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
29€ - 40€
Schedules at
monbus.es
Iberocoach
Phone
(+351) 253 267 730
Website
iberocoach.com
Bus from Bayonne to San Sebastian
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
50€ - 70€
Website
iberocoach.com
Bus from Bayonne to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
50€ - 75€
Website
iberocoach.com
Vigo Barcelona, S.A.
Phone
93 265 61 32
Website
barcelonanord.cat
Bus from Irun to Barcelona Nord
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
Vigo Barcelona, S.A.
Transportes Pesa
Phone
+34 (0) 900 12 14 00
Email
atencionaclientes@pesa.net
Website
pesa.net
Bus from Donostia / San Sebastián to Airport Loiu Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
10€ - 17€
Schedules at
pesa.net

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Yes, the driving distance between Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port to Barcelona is 555 km. It takes approximately 5h 38m to drive from Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port to Barcelona.

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Vueling Airlines offers flights from San Sebastian Airport to Barcelona Airport.

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