There are 10 ways to get from Saint-Malo 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 via Paris Montparnasse  •  10 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from St Malo to Rennes Tgv
  2. Take the train from Rennes to Paris Montparnasse Tgv
  3. Take the train from Paris Montparnasse to Bordeaux-St-Jean Tgv
  4. Take the train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Hendaye Tgv

$225 - $284

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  10 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from St Malo to Rennes Tgv
  2. Take the bus from Rennes to Hub Europe Alsa Ouibus

$41 - $61

8 alternative options

Bus  •  12 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Dinard - Le Gallic to Rennes - Gare Routière 7
  2. Take the bus from Rennes to San Sebastian

$47 - $72

Train  •  13 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from St Malo to Rennes Tgv
  2. Take the train from Rennes to Nantes
  3. Take the train from Nantes to Bordeaux-St-Jean Ic
  4. Take the train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Hendaye Tgv

$128 - $195

Drive  •  7 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Saint-Malo to Donostia / San Sebastián 478.4 miles

$100 - $150

Train to Rennes, fly to Biarritz, bus  •  8 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from St Malo to Rennes
  2. Fly from Rennes (RNS) to Biarritz (BIQ) RNS - BIQ
  3. Take the bus from Aeropuerto Biarritz to San Sebastian

$162 - $334

Fly Dinard to Biarritz, bus  •  8 h 18 min

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

$88 - $368

Train to Rennes, fly to San Sebastian  •  11 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from St Malo to Rennes
  2. Fly from Rennes (RNS) to San Sebastian (EAS) RNS - EAS

$159 - $693

Train, train to Paris Orly, fly to Biarritz, bus  •  7 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from St Malo to Rennes
  2. Take the train from Rennes to Paris Montparnasse
  3. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Biarritz (BIQ) ORY - BIQ
  4. Take the bus from Aeropuerto Biarritz to San Sebastian

$164 - $442

Train to Rennes, fly to Bilbao, bus  •  10 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from St Malo to Rennes
  2. Fly from Rennes (RNS) to Bilbao (BIO) RNS - BIO
  3. Take the bus from Bilbao to San Sebastian

$139 - $569

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Saint-Malo to Donostia / San Sebastián is to train and bus which costs 35€ - 55€ and takes 10 h 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from Saint-Malo to Donostia / San Sebastián is to drive which costs 85€ - 130€ and takes 7 h 17 min.

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The distance between Saint-Malo and Donostia / San Sebastián is 593 km. The road distance is 765.5 km.

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It takes approximately 10 h 28 min to get from Saint-Malo to Donostia / San Sebastián, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Saint-Malo to Donostia / San Sebastián. However, there are services departing from Dinard - Le Gallic and arriving at San Sebastian via Rennes. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Saint-Malo to Donostia / San Sebastián. However, there are services departing from St Malo and arriving at Loiola-Donostia via Rennes, Paris Montparnasse, Bordeaux-St-Jean and Hendaia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 28 min.

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The best way to get from Saint-Malo to Donostia / San Sebastián without a car is to train which takes 10 h 28 min and costs 190€ - 250€.

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Map of how to get from Saint-Malo to Donostia / San Sebastián.
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  • Distance: 370.9 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 28 min

What companies run services between Saint-Malo, France and Donostia / San Sebastián, Spain?

You can take a train from Saint-Malo to Donostia / San Sebastián via Rennes, Paris Montparnasse, Bordeaux-St-Jean, Hendaye, and Hendaia in around 10 h 28 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Saint-Malo to Donostia / San Sebastián via Rennes - Gare Routière and Rennes in around 12 h 25 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Rennes to Biarritz via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Flights from Rennes to Biarritz via Lyon
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $750
Flights from Rennes to Biarritz via Toulouse, Lyon
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $750
Flights from Rennes to Biarritz via Amsterdam, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Flights from Rennes to Biarritz via Paris CDG, Geneva
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $750
Flights from Rennes to Biarritz via Paris CDG, Lyon
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $750
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 35 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $440
Flights from Rennes to Bilbao via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Rennes to Biarritz via Lyon
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $750
Flights from Rennes to Biarritz via Toulouse, Lyon
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $750
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 35 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $440
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Rennes to San Sebastian via Madrid
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Rennes to San Sebastian via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Rennes to San Sebastian via Barcelona, Madrid
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Rennes to San Sebastian via Toulouse, Madrid
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,600
Flights from Rennes to San Sebastian via Paris CDG, Madrid
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Rennes to Bilbao via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Flights from Rennes to Bilbao via Barcelona, Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Rennes to Bilbao via Barcelona, Madrid
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Rennes to Biarritz via Amsterdam, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Flights from Rennes to Bilbao via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Rennes to Bilbao via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Rennes to San Sebastian via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Rennes to Bilbao via Barcelona, Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Dinard to Biarritz via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $310
Train operators
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. 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 Malo to Rennes
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$18 - $26
1st Class
$23 - $40
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
Train from Rennes to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$23 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $50
Train from Nantes to Bordeaux-St-Jean
Ave. Duration
4 h 59 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $75
1st Class
$75 - $120
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from St Malo to Rennes
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $26
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $26
1st Class
$37 - $39
Train from Rennes to Paris Montparnasse
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $80
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$70 - $80
1st Class
$100 - $140
Train from Paris Montparnasse to Bordeaux-St-Jean
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $120
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$100 - $120
1st Class
$140 - $200
Train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Hendaye
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$70 - $95
Bus operators
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 Rennes to Hub Europe Alsa
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
Ouibus
Illenoo
Phone
0 810 35 10 35
Website
illenoo-services.fr
Bus from Dinard - Le Gallic to Rennes - Gare Routière
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
illenoo-services.fr
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 Rennes to San Sebastian
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
alsa.com
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
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

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