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There are 11 ways to get from Donostia / San Sebastián to Croatia by bus, plane, shuttle, 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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Bus to Bilbao, fly to Split  •  9h 6m

  1. Take the bus from San Sebastián to Bilbao
  2. Fly from Bilbao (BIO) to Split (SPU) BIO - SPU

$126 - $374

Cheapest option

Bus Atlassib  •  28h 43m

  1. Take the bus from San Sebastián to Padova
  2. Take the bus from Padova to Zagreb 4

$65 - $130

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Bus to Biarritz, fly to Split  •  8h 44m

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

$199 - $728

Bus to Bilbao, fly to Zagreb  •  8h 56m

  1. Take the bus from San Sebastián to Bilbao
  2. Fly from Bilbao (BIO) to Zagreb (ZAG) BIO - ZAG

$113 - $351

Bus to Biarritz, fly to Venice, shuttle  •  11h 3m

  1. Take the bus from San Sebastian to Aeropuerto Biarritz
  2. Fly from Biarritz (BIQ) to Venice (VCE) BIQ - VCE
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Venice Airport to Pula railway Stattion

$151 - $945

Fly San Sebastian to Zagreb  •  8h 55m

  1. Fly from San Sebastian (EAS) to Zagreb (ZAG) EAS - ZAG

$132 - $604

Bus to Biarritz, fly to Zagreb  •  9h 19m

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

$206 - $355

Train  •  25h 51m

  1. Take the train from Hendaye to Bordeaux-St-Jean Tgv
  2. Take the train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Strasbourg Tgv
  3. Take the train from Strasbourg to Stuttgart Hbf Tgv / ...
  4. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Villach Hbf Ec
  5. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Zagreb Glavni Kolod. Ec / ...

$373 - $503

Bus FlixBus  •  34h 26m

  1. Take the bus from San Sebastián to Toulouse 786
  2. Take the bus from Toulouse to Ljubljana
  3. Take the bus from Ljubljana to Zagreb 900 / ...

$104 - $199

Train, bus  •  34h 35m

  1. Take the train from Hendaye to Bordeaux-St-Jean Bordeaux-St-Jean - Hendaye / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bordeaux to Zagreb

$197 - $293

Drive  •  17h 5m

  1. Drive from Donostia / San Sebastián to Zagreb 1150.1 miles

$220 - $330

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Donostia / San Sebastián to Croatia is to bus which costs 60€ - 120€ and takes 28h 43m.

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The quickest way to get from Donostia / San Sebastián to Croatia is to bus and fly which costs 170€ - 650€ and takes 8h 44m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Donostia / San Sebastián to Croatia. However, there are services departing from San Sebastián and arriving at Zagreb via Padova. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 28h 43m.

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No, there is no direct train from Donostia / San Sebastián to Croatia. However, there are services departing from Loiola-Donostia and arriving at Zagreb Glavni Kolod. via Hendaye, Bordeaux-St-Jean, Strasbourg, Stuttgart Hbf and Villach Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25h 51m.

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The distance between Donostia / San Sebastián and Croatia is 1524 km. The road distance is 1840.2 km.

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The best way to get from Donostia / San Sebastián to Croatia without a car is to train which takes 25h 51m and costs 320€ - 440€.

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It takes approximately 9h 6m to get from Donostia / San Sebastián to Croatia, including transfers.

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Donostia / San Sebastián to Croatia bus services, operated by Atlassib, depart from San Sebastián station.

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Donostia / San Sebastián to Croatia train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Hendaye station.

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The best way to get from Donostia / San Sebastián to Croatia is to fly which takes 8h 55m and costs 110€ - 550€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 320€ - 440€ and takes 25h 51m, you could also bus, which costs 60€ - 120€ and takes 28h 43m.

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Map of how to get from Donostia / San Sebastián to Croatia.
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  • Distance: 952.7 miles
  • Duration: 9h 6m

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

Iberia flies from Donostia / San Sebastián to Velika Gorica 3 times a week. Alternatively, you can take a train from Donostia / San Sebastián to Zagreb via Hendaia, Hendaye, Bordeaux-St-Jean, Strasbourg, Stuttgart Hbf, and Villach Hbf in around 25h 51m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Bilbao to Split via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $850
Flights from Bilbao to Split via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $850
Flights from Bilbao to Split via Munich, Zagreb
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$410 - $850
Flights from Bilbao to Zagreb via Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Flights from Bilbao to Zagreb via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
8h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Flights from Biarritz to Zagreb via Lyon, Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Biarritz to Zagreb via Geneva, Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $480
Flights from Biarritz to Zagreb via Paris CDG, Munich
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $410
Flights from Biarritz to Zagreb via Geneva, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Biarritz to Zagreb via Luxembourg, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Biarritz to Split via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
7h 56m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Bilbao to Zagreb via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Biarritz to Venice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $550
Flights from Biarritz to Venice via Lyon
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $650
Flights from Biarritz to Venice via Paris Orly, Lyon
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $550
Flights from Biarritz to Zagreb via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Biarritz to Split via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Biarritz to Zagreb via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Biarritz to Zagreb via Lyon, Vienna
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Biarritz to Zagreb via Lyon, Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $850
Flights from Biarritz to Zagreb via Luxembourg, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Biarritz to Zagreb via Paris Orly, Split
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Bilbao to Split via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Bilbao to Zagreb via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Biarritz to Venice via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Flights from San Sebastian to Zagreb via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $450
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Biarritz to Split via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Biarritz to Venice via Nice
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $280
Flights from Biarritz to Venice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $280
Flights from Biarritz to Venice via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $280
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Bilbao to Split via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$310 - $750
Flights from Bilbao to Zagreb via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Bilbao to Zagreb via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $480
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Bilbao to Split via Brussels
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $430
Flights from Bilbao to Zagreb via Brussels
Ave. Duration
8h 22m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Bilbao to Split via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Bilbao to Zagreb via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Bilbao to Zagreb via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Biarritz to Zagreb via Luxembourg, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Biarritz to Split via Dublin
Ave. Duration
9h 20m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Bilbao to Zagreb via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$430 - $800
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Biarritz to Venice via Lyon
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $650
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Biarritz to Zagreb via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Biarritz to Zagreb via Lyon, Vienna
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
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 Hendaye to Bordeaux-St-Jean
Ave. Duration
2h 48m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$50 - $80
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Hendaye to Bordeaux-St-Jean
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $60
1st Class
$70 - $95
Train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
5h 11m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$190 - $210
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$190 - $210
1st Class
$240 - $370
Train from Strasbourg to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $65
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Strasbourg to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
7h 4m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $140
Website
bahn.de
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Villach Hbf to Zagreb Glavni Kolod.
Ave. Duration
3h 58m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Bus operators
Lurraldebus
Phone
943 000 117
Email
info@mugi.eus
Website
lurraldebus.eus
Bus from San Sebastián to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
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 San Sebastian to Aeropuerto Biarritz
Ave. Duration
45m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $25
Website
alsa.com
Transportes Pesa
Phone
+34 (0) 900 12 14 00
Email
atencionaclientes@pesa.net
Website
pesa.net
Bus from San Sebastian to Biarritz Airport
Ave. Duration
45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Schedules at
pesa.net
Atlassib
Phone
(004) 0269 229.224
Email
informatii@atlassib.es
Website
atlassib.es
Bus from San Sebastián to Padova
Ave. Duration
21h 5m
Frequency
3 times a week
Schedules at
atlassib.es
Florentia Bus
Phone
+39 055 967024
Email
info@florentiabus.it
Website
florentiabus.it
Bus from Padova to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
6h 38m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
florentiabus.it
Vincek Autobusi ltd.
Phone
0800 1992
Email
Gradski-bus@autobusi-vincek.com
Website
autobusi-vincek.com
Bus from Padova to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$130
Schedules at
autobusi-vincek.com
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 San Sebastián to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
Ouibus
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 San Sebastián, San Sebastián / Donostia to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Toulouse to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
24h 50m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$85 - $150
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Ljubljana to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Ljubljana to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Arriva Slovenia
Phone
090 74 11
Website
arriva.si
Bus from Ljubljana to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
arriva.si
Globtour
Autoherc
Website
autoherc.getbybus.com
Bus from Ljubljana to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
autoherc.getbybus.com
Crnja Tours
Phone
+385 91 30 30 356
Email
info@crnja-tours.hr
Website
crnja-tours.hr
Bus from Ljubljana Central Bus Station Postaja to Zagreb Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
Crnja Tours
ATVO S.p.A.
Phone
+39 0421 5944
Email
atvo@atvo.it
Website
atvo.it
Bus from Trg Osvobodilne Lubiana to Autobusni kolodvor
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
atvo.it

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There is no direct flight from Bilbao Airport to Split Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 30m and has one stopover.

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Donostia / San Sebastián to Croatia bus services, operated by Florentia Bus, arrive at Zagreb station.

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Donostia / San Sebastián to Croatia train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), arrive at Zagreb Glavni Kolod. station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Donostia / San Sebastián to Croatia is 1840 km. It takes approximately 17h 5m to drive from Donostia / San Sebastián to Croatia.

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Vueling Airlines, KLM, Brussels Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Bilbao Airport to Split Airport.

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There are 42+ hotels available in Croatia. Prices start at $23 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Donostia / San Sebastián to San Sebastian Airport is to bus which takes 21m and costs 2€ - 4€.

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