There are 6 ways to get from Donostia / San Sebastián to Rennes by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus ALSA  •  8 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from San Sebastian to Rennes Ouibus

$24 - $65

5 alternative options

Train  •  9 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Hendaye to Paris Montparnasse Tgv
  2. Take the train from Paris Montparnasse to Rennes Tgv

$222 - $258

Bus Isilines  •  10 h 50 min

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

$98 - $133

Drive  •  6 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Donostia / San Sebastián to Rennes 434.8 miles

$90 - $140

Bus to Biarritz, fly  •  5 h 53 min

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

$138 - $297

Fly from San Sebastian  •  10 h 25 min

  1. Fly from San Sebastian (EAS) to Rennes (RNS) EAS - RNS

$174 - $806

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Donostia / San Sebastián to Rennes is to bus which costs 20€ - 60€ and takes 8 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Donostia / San Sebastián to Rennes is to bus and fly which costs 110€ - 260€ and takes 5 h 53 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from San Sebastian and arriving at Rennes. Services depart three times a week, and operate Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 8 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Donostia / San Sebastián to Rennes. However, there are services departing from Loiola-Donostia and arriving at Rennes via Hendaye and Paris Montparnasse. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 2 min.

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The distance between Donostia / San Sebastián and Rennes is 534 km. The road distance is 695.6 km.

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The best way to get from Donostia / San Sebastián to Rennes without a car is to bus which takes 8 h 30 min and costs 20€ - 60€.

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The bus from San Sebastian to Rennes takes 8 h 30 min including transfers and departs three times a week.

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

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Donostia / San Sebastián to Rennes train services, operated by TGV, depart from Hendaye station.

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The best way to get from Donostia / San Sebastián to Rennes is to bus which takes 8 h 30 min and costs 20€ - 60€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 190€ - 230€ and takes 9 h 2 min, you could also fly, which costs 140€ - 700€ and takes 10 h 25 min.

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Map of how to get from Donostia / San Sebastián to Rennes.
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  • Distance: 333.8 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 30 min

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

ALSA operates a bus from Donostia / San Sebastián to Rennes once daily. Tickets cost $40 - $65 and the journey takes 8 h 30 min. Ouibus also services this route 3 times a week. Alternatively, you can take a train from Donostia / San Sebastián to Rennes via Hendaia, Hendaye, and Paris Montparnasse in around 9 h 2 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Biarritz to Rennes via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $490
Flights from Biarritz to Rennes via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $750
Flights from Biarritz to Rennes via Lyon, Toulouse
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $750
Flights from Biarritz to Rennes via Paris Orly, Lyon
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Flights from Biarritz to Rennes via Lyon, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $750
Flights from San Sebastian to Rennes via Madrid, Nice
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from San Sebastian to Rennes via Madrid, Lyon
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from San Sebastian to Rennes via Barcelona, Lyon
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,900
Flights from San Sebastian to Rennes via Madrid, Marseille
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from San Sebastian to Rennes via Barcelona, Toulouse
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,600
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Biarritz to Rennes via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $750
Flights from Biarritz to Rennes via Lyon, Toulouse
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $750
Flights from Biarritz to Rennes via Paris Orly, Lyon
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Flights from San Sebastian to Rennes via Madrid, Nice
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from San Sebastian to Rennes via Madrid, Lyon
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from San Sebastian to Rennes via Barcelona, Lyon
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,900
Flights from San Sebastian to Rennes via Madrid, Marseille
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from San Sebastian to Rennes via Barcelona, Toulouse
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,600
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from San Sebastian to Rennes via Madrid, Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from San Sebastian to Rennes via Madrid
Ave. Duration
13 h 15 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from San Sebastian to Rennes via Barcelona, Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
12 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from San Sebastian to Rennes via Barcelona, Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
12 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Chalair Aviation
Website
chalair.eu
Flights from San Sebastian to Rennes via Madrid, Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Train operators
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
$150 - $170
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$150 - $170
1st Class
$190 - $290
Train from Paris Montparnasse to Rennes
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $85
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$70 - $85
1st Class
$100 - $140
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 Rennes
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
alsa.com
Bus from San Sebastian to Aeropuerto Biarritz
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $25
Website
alsa.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 Rennes
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
Ouibus
Iberocoach
Phone
(+351) 253 267 730
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
$80 - $95
Website
iberocoach.com
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Bordeaux to Rennes
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Schedules at
isilines.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

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