There are 9 ways to get from Donostia / San Sebastián to London by bus, plane, train, car, car ferry or car train

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Bus to Biarritz, fly to London Stansted  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from San Sebastian to Aeropuerto Biarritz
  2. Fly from Biarritz (BIQ) to London Stansted (STN) BIQ - STN

$66 - $510

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Train to Bilbao, fly to London Heathrow  •  7 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Amara-Donostia to Ardantza-Eibar
  2. Fly from Bilbao (BIO) to London Heathrow (LHR) BIO - LHR

$95 - $255

Train to Bilbao, fly to London Gatwick  •  7 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Amara-Donostia to Ardantza-Eibar
  2. Fly from Bilbao (BIO) to London Gatwick (LGW) BIO - LGW

$69 - $235

Train to Bilbao, fly to London Stansted  •  7 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Amara-Donostia to Ardantza-Eibar
  2. Fly from Bilbao (BIO) to London Stansted (STN) BIO - STN

$74 - $230

Bus to Santander, fly to London Stansted  •  7 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from San Sebastián to Santander
  2. Fly from Santander (SDR) to London Stansted (STN) SDR - STN

$72 - $247

Train  •  10 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Hendaye to Paris Montparnasse Tgv
  2. Take the train from Paris Nord Eurostar to London St. Pancras International Est

$220 - $416

Bus  •  21 h

  1. Take the bus from San Sebastian to Londres Victoria Coach Station

$65 - $110

Drive, car ferry  •  26 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Donostia / San Sebastián to Bilbao
  2. Take the car ferry from Bilbao to Portsmouth
  3. Drive from Portsmouth to London

$170 - $694

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  11 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Donostia / San Sebastián to Calais
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais to Folkestone
  3. Drive from Folkestone to London

$334 - $408

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from San Sebastian and arriving at Londres Victoria Coach Station station. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 21 h.

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The distance between Donostia / San Sebastián and London is 922 km.

The best way to get from Donostia / San Sebastián to London without a car is to train which takes 10 h 3 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 35 min to get from Donostia / San Sebastián to London, including transfers.

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Donostia / San Sebastián to London bus services, operated by ALSA, depart from San Sebastian station.

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The best way to get from Donostia / San Sebastián to London is to train which takes 10 h 3 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 21 h.

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The quickest flight from Biarritz Airport to London Stansted Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 55 min.

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Donostia / San Sebastián to London bus services, operated by ALSA, arrive at Londres Victoria Coach Station.

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London is 1 h behind Donostia / San Sebastián. It is currently 5:52 PM in Donostia / San Sebastián and 4:52 PM in London.

Ryanair offers flights from Biarritz Airport to London Stansted Airport.

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Map of how to get from Donostia / San Sebastián to London.
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  • Distance: 576.1 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 35 min

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

You can take a train from Donostia / San Sebastián to London via Hendaia, Hendaye, Paris Montparnasse, Montparnasse-Bienvenue, Gare du Nord, and Paris Nord Eurostar in around 10 h 3 min. Alternatively, ALSA operates a bus from Donostia / San Sebastián to London once daily. Tickets cost $65 - $110 and the journey takes 21 h.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Bilbao to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $310
Flights from Bilbao to London Heathrow via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $320
Flights from Bilbao to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $320
Flights from Bilbao to London Gatwick via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $320
Flights from Bilbao to London Gatwick via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $340
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Biarritz to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $210
Flights from Biarritz to London Stansted via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$35 - $210
Flights from Santander to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$25 - $150
Flights from Santander to London Stansted via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$25 - $150
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Bilbao to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $310
Flights from Bilbao to London Heathrow via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $320
Flights from Bilbao to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $320
Flights from Bilbao to London Gatwick via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $340
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Bilbao to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $310
Flights from Bilbao to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $320
Flights from Bilbao to London Gatwick via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $320
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Bilbao to London Heathrow via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $490
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Bilbao to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $290
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Bilbao to London Heathrow via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Bilbao to London Gatwick via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Train operators
Euskotren
Website
euskotren.eus
Train from Amara-Donostia to Ardantza-Eibar
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
euskotren.eus
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Hendaye to Paris Montparnasse
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$140 - $170
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$140 - $170
1st Class
$190 - $290
Eurostar
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$173
Website
eurotunnel.com
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
Bus from San Sebastian to Londres Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
21 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $110
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
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 Santander
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Ouibus
Ferry operators
Brittany Ferries
Phone
0330 159 7000
Email
reservations@brittanyferries.com
Website
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Car ferry from Bilbao to Portsmouth
Ave. Duration
23 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Schedules at
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Adult
$140 - $180
Car
$450 - $650

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