There are 4 ways to get from Donostia / San Sebastián to Bilbao by bus, train, car or rideshare

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Bus  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from San Sebastián to Bilbao Ouibus

$4 - $29

3 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Amara-Donostia to Zazpikaleak-Bilbao Fcc

$6 - $9

Drive  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Donostia / San Sebastián to Bilbao 62.7 miles

$11 - $18

Rideshare  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Saint-Sébastien to Bilbao 62.4 miles

$5 - $10

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The cheapest way to get from Donostia / San Sebastián to Bilbao is to train which costs 5€ - 8€ and takes 2 h 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Donostia / San Sebastián to Bilbao is to drive which costs 10€ - 15€ and takes 1 h 3 min.

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The distance between Donostia / San Sebastián and Bilbao is 77 km. The road distance is 100.3 km.

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The bus from San Sebastián to Bilbao takes 1 h 10 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from San Sebastián and arriving at Bilbao. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate Wednesday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 10 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Amara-Donostia and arriving at Zazpikaleak-Bilbao. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 31 min.

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

Ouibus operates a bus from Donostia / San Sebastián to Bilbao every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $6 and the journey takes 1 h 10 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Euskotren operates a train from Donostia / San Sebastián to Bilbao every 4 hours. Tickets cost $6 - $9 and the journey takes 2 h 31 min.

Train operators
Euskotren
Website
euskotren.eus
Train from Amara-Donostia to Zazpikaleak-Bilbao
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
euskotren.eus
Bus operators
Other operators
BlaBlaCar.es
Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar.es
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Saint-Sébastien to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Book at
blablacar.es

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