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

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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Train via Zaragoza Delicias  •  8 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Sevilla Santa Justa to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha Ave / ...
  2. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Zaragoza Delicias Ave / ...
  3. Take the train from Zaragoza Delicias to San Sebastian A / ...

$140 - $197

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Bus Socibus  •  14 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Seville to San Sebastián Ouibus

$35 - $85

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Train  •  9 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Sevilla Santa Justa to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha Ave / ...
  2. Take the train from Madrid-Chamartin to San Sebastian A

$126 - $165

Bus ALSA  •  20 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Seville to Villanueva de la Serena
  2. Take the bus from Villanueva De La Serena to San Sebastian

$65 - $95

Drive  •  8 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Seville to Donostia / San Sebastián 576 miles

$100 - $160

Fly Sevilla to San Sebastian  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Sevilla (SVQ) to San Sebastian (EAS) SVQ - EAS

$99 - $328

Fly Sevilla to Bilbao, bus  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Sevilla (SVQ) to Bilbao (BIO) SVQ - BIO
  2. Take the bus from Bilbao to San Sebastian

$64 - $245

Fly Sevilla to Pamplona, bus  •  8 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Sevilla (SVQ) to Pamplona (PNA) SVQ - PNA
  2. Take the bus from Pamplona to San Sebastián / Donostia

$121 - $467

Train to Jerez, fly to Bilbao, bus  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Sevilla-San Bernardo to Aeropuerto de Jerez
  2. Fly from Jerez (XRY) to Bilbao (BIO) XRY - BIO
  3. Take the bus from Bilbao to San Sebastian

$94 - $512

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Seville to Donostia / San Sebastián is to bus which costs 30€ - 70€ and takes 14 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Seville to Donostia / San Sebastián is to fly and bus which costs 50€ - 210€ and takes 5 h 19 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Seville and arriving at San Sebastián. Services depart three times a week, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 14 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Seville to Donostia / San Sebastián. However, there are services departing from Sevilla Santa Justa and arriving at San Sebastian via Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and Zaragoza Delicias. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 49 min.

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The distance between Seville and Donostia / San Sebastián is 741 km. The road distance is 921.5 km.

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The best way to get from Seville to Donostia / San Sebastián without a car is to train which takes 8 h 49 min and costs 120€ - 170€.

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It takes approximately 8 h 49 min to get from Seville to Donostia / San Sebastián, including transfers.

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Seville to Donostia / San Sebastián bus services, operated by Socibus, depart from Seville station.

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Seville to Donostia / San Sebastián train services, operated by Spanish Railways AVE, depart from Sevilla Santa Justa station.

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The best way to get from Seville to Donostia / San Sebastián is to train which takes 8 h 49 min and costs 120€ - 170€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 30€ - 70€ and takes 14 h 40 min, you could also fly, which costs 80€ - 290€ and takes 6 h 1 min.

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There is no direct flight from Sevilla Airport to San Sebastian Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 40 min and has one stopover.

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Seville to Donostia / San Sebastián bus services, operated by Socibus, arrive at San Sebastián station.

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Map of how to get from Seville to Donostia / San Sebastián.
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  • Distance: 463.2 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 49 min

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

You can take a train from Seville to Donostia / San Sebastián via Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and Zaragoza Delicias in around 8 h 49 min. Alternatively, Socibus operates a bus from Seville to Donostia / San Sebastián twice daily. Tickets cost $55 - $85 and the journey takes 14 h 40 min. Ouibus also services this route 3 times a week.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Sevilla to San Sebastian via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Sevilla to San Sebastian via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Sevilla to San Sebastian via Ibiza, Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Sevilla to San Sebastian via Almeria, Madrid
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Sevilla to San Sebastian via Valencia, Madrid
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Sevilla to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $380
Flights from Sevilla to Bilbao via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $390
Flights from Sevilla to Pamplona via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Sevilla to Pamplona via Valencia, Madrid
Ave. Duration
7 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Sevilla to Pamplona via Almeria, Madrid
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Sevilla to Pamplona via Ibiza, Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Jerez to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $1,100
Flights from Jerez to Bilbao via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $800
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Sevilla to San Sebastian via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Sevilla to San Sebastian via Ibiza, Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Sevilla to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $380
Flights from Jerez to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $1,100
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Sevilla to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $440
Train operators
Spanish Railways AVE
Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways AVE
Contact Details
Website
renfe.com
Train from Sevilla Santa Justa to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Zaragoza Delicias
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
renfe.com
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Zaragoza Delicias to San Sebastian
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Chamartin to San Sebastian
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $80
Website
renfe.com
Train from Sevilla-San Bernardo to Aeropuerto de Jerez
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $22
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
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 Sevilla to San Sebastián
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
Ouibus
Leda
Phone
+34 (0) 954 90 83 53
Email
info@leda.es
Website
leda.es
Bus from Seville to Villanueva de la Serena
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
leda.es
Book at
regular.autobusing.com
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 Villanueva De La Serena to San Sebastian
Ave. Duration
13 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Bilbao to San Sebastian
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $29
Website
alsa.com
Transportes Pesa
Phone
+34 (0) 900 12 14 00
Email
atencionaclientes@pesa.net
Website
pesa.net
Bus from Bilbao to San Sebastián
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Schedules at
pesa.net
HIFE S.A.
Phone
+34 (0) 902119814
Email
hife@hife.es
Website
hife.es
Bus from Pamplona to San Sebastián / Donostia
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
hife.es
Book at
movelia.es

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