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There are 11 ways to get from Donostia / San Sebastián to Milan by bus, plane, 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 Biarritz, fly to Milan Malpensa  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from San Sebastian to Aeropuerto Biarritz
  2. Fly from Biarritz (BIQ) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) BIQ - MXP

$103 - $421

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Bus Ouibus  •  20 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from San Sebastián to Milan San Donato Ouibus

$48 - $68

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Fly San Sebastian to Milan Malpensa  •  7 h 31 min

  1. Fly from San Sebastian (EAS) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) EAS - MXP

$89 - $230

Bus to Bilbao, fly to Milan Malpensa  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from San Sebastián to Bilbao
  2. Fly from Bilbao (BIO) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) BIO - MXP

$80 - $187

Bus to Biarritz, fly to Milan Linate  •  7 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from San Sebastian to Aeropuerto Biarritz
  2. Fly from Biarritz (BIQ) to Milan Linate (LIN) BIQ - LIN

$107 - $348

Fly San Sebastian to Milan Linate  •  7 h 38 min

  1. Fly from San Sebastian (EAS) to Milan Linate (LIN) EAS - LIN

$93 - $227

Bus to Biarritz, fly to Lyon, train  •  10 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from San Sebastian to Aeropuerto Biarritz
  2. Fly from Biarritz (BIQ) to Lyon (LYS) BIQ - LYS
  3. Take the train from Lyon Saint-Exupéry TGV Station to Milano Garibaldi

$151 - $375

Bus, train  •  17 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from San Sebastian - Estacion de Autobuses to Bayonne - Gare SNCF arrêt STAB, place Perreire
  2. Take the train from Bayonne to Toulouse-Matabiau Ic
  3. Take the train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Valence TGV Tgv
  4. Take the train from Valence TGV to Chambery-Challes-E
  5. Take the train from Chambery-Challes-E to Milano Porta Garibaldi Tgv

$304 - $378

Train  •  18 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from San Sebastian to Barcelona Sants A / ...
  2. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Valence TGV Tgv / ...
  3. Take the train from Valence TGV to Chambery-Challes-E
  4. Take the train from Chambery-Challes-E to Milano Porta Garibaldi Tgv

$236 - $330

Bus Eurolines FR  •  23 h 20 min

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

$147 - $253

Drive  •  11 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Donostia / San Sebastián to Milan 765.5 miles

$180 - $270

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The cheapest way to get from Donostia / San Sebastián to Milan is to bus which costs 40€ - 60€ and takes 20 h 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from Donostia / San Sebastián to Milan is to bus and fly which costs 65€ - 170€ and takes 6 h 21 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Donostia / San Sebastián to Milan. However, there are services departing from San Sebastián and arriving at missori m3 via san donato m3. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h 48 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Donostia / San Sebastián to Milan. However, there are services departing from San Sebastian and arriving at Milano Porta Garibaldi via Barcelona Sants, Valence TGV and Chambery-Challes-E. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 36 min.

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The distance between Donostia / San Sebastián and Milan is 918 km. The road distance is 1224.8 km.

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The best way to get from Donostia / San Sebastián to Milan without a car is to bus and train which takes 17 h 9 min and costs 260€ - 330€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 45 min to get from Donostia / San Sebastián to Milan, including transfers.

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Donostia / San Sebastián to Milan bus services, operated by Ouibus, depart from San Sebastián station.

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Donostia / San Sebastián to Milan train services, operated by Spanish Railways (RENFE), depart from San Sebastian station.

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The best way to get from Donostia / San Sebastián to Milan is to fly which takes 7 h 31 min and costs 75€ - 200€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 200€ - 290€ and takes 18 h 36 min, you could also bus, which costs 40€ - 60€ and takes 20 h 48 min.

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Map of how to get from Donostia / San Sebastián to Milan.
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  • Distance: 573.7 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 45 min

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

Iberia, Vueling Airlines and two other airlines fly from Donostia / San Sebastián to Milan every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Donostia / San Sebastián to Milan via Barcelona Sants, Valence TGV, and Chambery-Challes-E in around 18 h 36 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from San Sebastian to Milan Malpensa via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Flights from San Sebastian to Milan Malpensa via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Flights from San Sebastian to Milan Malpensa via Madrid, Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 31 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Flights from Bilbao to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $300
Flights from Bilbao to Milan Malpensa via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $300
Flights from Bilbao to Milan Malpensa via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $290
Flights from Biarritz to Milan Linate via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $430
Flights from San Sebastian to Milan Linate via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $290
Flights from San Sebastian to Milan Linate via Barcelona, Madrid
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $290
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Biarritz to Milan Malpensa via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $550
Flights from Biarritz to Milan Malpensa via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $550
Flights from Biarritz to Milan Linate via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Biarritz to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $480
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Biarritz to Milan Malpensa via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Biarritz to Milan Malpensa via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from San Sebastian to Milan Malpensa via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $470
Flights from Bilbao to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$55 - $190
Flights from Biarritz to Milan Linate via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Biarritz to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $600
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Biarritz to Milan Malpensa via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $550
Flights from Biarritz to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $480
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from San Sebastian to Milan Malpensa via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Flights from Bilbao to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $300
Flights from Bilbao to Milan Malpensa via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $300
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Biarritz to Milan Linate via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $550
Flights from Biarritz to Milan Linate via Geneva
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $430
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from San Sebastian to Milan Linate via Madrid, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $390
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Bilbao to Milan Malpensa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $470
Train operators
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Lyon Saint-Exupéry TGV Station to Milano Garibaldi
Ave. Duration
6 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $110
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$95 - $110
1st Class
$130 - $190
Train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Valence TGV
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$90 - $100
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$90 - $100
1st Class
$120 - $180
Train from Chambery-Challes-E to Milano Porta Garibaldi
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $80
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $80
1st Class
$95 - $130
Train from Barcelona Sants to Valence TGV
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$100 - $120
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$100 - $120
1st Class
$140 - $210
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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Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Bayonne to Toulouse-Matabiau
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $70
1st Class
$65 - $110
Train from Valence TGV to Chambery-Challes-E
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$27 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $60
Spanish Railways (RENFE)

Based in Madrid, Renfe is a state-owned train operator, that connects cities across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, Switzerland, and the Netherlands. Renfe’s extensive network means most destinations offer multiple trains a day, with the most popular routes normally offering a train each hour. Locally known as AVE, the high-speed trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. Comfort is key in a Renfe train, with seats with footrests in all three classes of travel: Standard, Club and First. Each seat has an individual light, a pull-down table and an electrical outlet for in Club and First classes. There is free WiFi for first class passengers and for those with a + Renfe card.

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Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from San Sebastian to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants Station to Gare de Valence TGV
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $80
Website
renfe.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
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
Iberocoach
Phone
(+351) 253 267 730
Website
iberocoach.com
Bus from San Sebastian - Estacion de Autobuses to Bayonne - Gare SNCF arrêt STAB, place Perreire
Ave. Duration
43 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
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 Milan San Donato
Ave. Duration
19 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
Ouibus

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There is no direct flight from Biarritz Airport to Milan Malpensa Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 5 min and has one stopover.

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Donostia / San Sebastián to Milan bus services, operated by Ouibus, arrive at Milan San Donato station.

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Donostia / San Sebastián to Milan train services, operated by inOui TGV, arrive at Milano Porta Garibaldi station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Donostia / San Sebastián to Milan is 1225 km. It takes approximately 11 h 28 min to drive from Donostia / San Sebastián to Milan.

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Air France, easyJet and Hop! offer flights from Biarritz Airport to Milan Malpensa Airport.

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Book your Donostia / San Sebastián to Milan train tickets online with Loco2, Loco2 and two other operators.

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There are 4134+ hotels available in Milan. Prices start at $62 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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