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There are 8 ways to get from Donostia / San Sebastián to Florence by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly San Sebastian to Florence  •  7 h 29 min

  1. Fly from San Sebastian (EAS) to Florence (FLR) EAS - FLR

$113 - $247

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Bus, train  •  21 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from San Sebastián to Genoa
  2. Take the train from Genova Piazza Principe to Pisa Centrale Fb / ...
  3. Take the train from Pisa C.Le to Firenze Smn Rv / ...

$71 - $107

6 alternative options

Bus to Biarritz, fly to Florence  •  7 h 3 min

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

$117 - $398

Bus to Bilbao, fly to Florence  •  7 h 58 min

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

$106 - $504

Fly San Sebastian to Bologna, train  •  8 h 12 min

  1. Fly from San Sebastian (EAS) to Bologna (BLQ) EAS - BLQ
  2. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella

$116 - $389

Bus to Biarritz, fly to Bologna, train  •  7 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from San Sebastian to Aeropuerto Biarritz
  2. Fly from Biarritz (BIQ) to Bologna (BLQ) BIQ - BLQ
  3. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella

$115 - $400

Bus  •  34 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from San Sebastian - Estacion de Autobuses to Bordeaux - Rue terre de Bordés
  2. Take the bus from Bordeaux to Firenze

$220 - $291

Drive  •  12 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Donostia / San Sebastián to Florence 829.5 miles

$190 - $290

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The cheapest way to get from Donostia / San Sebastián to Florence is to bus and train which costs 60€ - 95€ and takes 21 h 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Donostia / San Sebastián to Florence is to bus and fly which costs 100€ - 350€ and takes 7 h 3 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Donostia / San Sebastián to Florence. However, there are services departing from San Sebastian - Estacion de Autobuses and arriving at Firenze via Bordeaux. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 34 h 30 min.

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The distance between Donostia / San Sebastián and Florence is 1066 km. The road distance is 1327.2 km.

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The best way to get from Donostia / San Sebastián to Florence without a car is to bus and train which takes 21 h 44 min and costs 60€ - 95€.

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It takes approximately 7 h 29 min to get from Donostia / San Sebastián to Florence, including transfers.

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Donostia / San Sebastián to Florence bus services, operated by Iberocoach, depart from San Sebastian - Estacion de Autobuses station.

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The best way to get from Donostia / San Sebastián to Florence is to fly which takes 7 h 29 min and costs 95€ - 220€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 190€ - 260€ and takes 34 h 30 min.

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There is no direct flight from San Sebastian Airport to Florence Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 50 min and has one stopover.

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Donostia / San Sebastián to Florence bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, arrive at Firenze station.

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Map of how to get from Donostia / San Sebastián to Florence.
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  • Distance: 666.1 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 29 min

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

Vueling Airlines, Iberia and British Airways fly from Donostia / San Sebastián to Florence 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Donostia / San Sebastián to Florence via Bordeaux - Rue terre de Bordés and Bordeaux in around 34 h 30 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from San Sebastian to Florence via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $440
Flights from San Sebastian to Florence via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $370
Flights from San Sebastian to Florence via Madrid, Barcelona
Ave. Duration
8 h 12 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $440
Flights from San Sebastian to Florence via Barcelona, London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
10 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $440
Flights from San Sebastian to Florence via Madrid, Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
9 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $290
Flights from Biarritz to Florence via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $430
Flights from Bilbao to Florence via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$130 - $950
Flights from Bilbao to Florence via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $950
Flights from Bilbao to Florence via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $950
Flights from Bilbao to Florence via Santiago de Compostela, Madrid
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $950
Flights from San Sebastian to Bologna via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $440
Flights from San Sebastian to Bologna via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Flights from San Sebastian to Bologna via Madrid, Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Flights from San Sebastian to Bologna via Barcelona, Madrid
Ave. Duration
9 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $440
Flights from Biarritz to Bologna via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Biarritz to Florence via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Flights from Biarritz to Florence via Lyon, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Flights from Bilbao to Florence via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Biarritz to Bologna via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Flights from Biarritz to Bologna via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Biarritz to Bologna via Paris Orly, Lyon
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from San Sebastian to Florence via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $440
Flights from San Sebastian to Florence via Barcelona, London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
10 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $440
Flights from Biarritz to Florence via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $430
Flights from Bilbao to Florence via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$130 - $950
Flights from Bilbao to Florence via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $950
Flights from San Sebastian to Bologna via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $500
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Biarritz to Florence via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Flights from Bilbao to Florence via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Bilbao to Florence via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Bilbao to Florence via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Bilbao to Florence via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Biarritz to Bologna via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Flights from Biarritz to Bologna via Paris Orly, Lyon
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from San Sebastian to Bologna via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $310
Flights from Biarritz to Bologna via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $270
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Biarritz to Bologna via Luxembourg, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$1,600 - $3,400
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Genova Piazza Principe to Pisa Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Bologna Centrale Station to Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze Smn
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $16
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$13 - $16
Train from Pisa C.Le to Firenze Smn
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$11 - $14
Bus operators
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
45 min
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
45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Schedules at
pesa.net
Lurraldebus
Phone
943 000 117
Email
info@mugi.eus
Website
lurraldebus.eus
Bus from San Sebastián to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $19
Website
Lurraldebus
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 Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
Ouibus
Bus from San Sebastián to Genoa
Ave. Duration
17 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
Ouibus
Iberocoach
Phone
(+351) 253 267 730
Website
iberocoach.com
Bus from San Sebastian - Estacion de Autobuses to Bilbao - Estación de Autobuses de Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $90
Website
iberocoach.com
Bus from San Sebastian - Estacion de Autobuses to Bordeaux - Rue terre de Bordés
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $95
Website
iberocoach.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Donostia / San Sebastián to Florence is 1327 km. It takes approximately 12 h 35 min to drive from Donostia / San Sebastián to Florence.

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British Airways, Iberia and Vueling Airlines offer flights from San Sebastian Airport to Florence Airport.

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There are 5453+ hotels available in Florence. Prices start at $65 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 21 min and costs 2€ - 4€.

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