There are 7 ways to get from Tangier to Donostia / San Sebastián by plane, bus, car ferry, 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.

Recommended option

Fly to San Sebastian  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Tangier (TNG) to San Sebastian (EAS) TNG - EAS

$138 - $623

Cheapest option

Fly to Bilbao, bus  •  5 h 38 min

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

$89 - $811

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Fly to Pamplona, bus  •  6 h 11 min

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

$90 - $352

Carferry, train  •  14 h 54 min

  1. Take the carferry from Tangier to Tarifa
  2. Take the train from Algeciras to Cordoba Central Atr
  3. Take the train from Cordoba Central to Zaragoza Delicias Ave
  4. Take the train from Zaragoza Delicias to San Sebastian A / ...

$186 - $258

Carferry, bus  •  20 h 29 min

  1. Take the carferry from Tangier to Tarifa
  2. Take the bus from Tarifa to San Sebastián

$109 - $134

Bus  •  23 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Tanger to San Sebastian

$150 - $230

Car ferry, drive  •  31 h 58 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Tangier Med to Barcelona
  2. Drive from Barcelona to Donostia / San Sebastián

$145 - $250

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Tanger and arriving at San Sebastian. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 23 h 30 min.

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The distance between Tangier and Donostia / San Sebastián is 901 km.

The best way to get from Tangier to Donostia / San Sebastián without a car is to carferry and train which takes 14 h 54 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 50 min to get from Tangier to Donostia / San Sebastián, including transfers.

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Tangier to Donostia / San Sebastián bus services, operated by ALSA, depart from Tanger station.

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The best way to get from Tangier to Donostia / San Sebastián is to fly which takes 4 h 50 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 23 h 30 min.

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There is no direct flight from Tangier Airport to San Sebastian Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 30 min and has one stopover.

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Tangier to Donostia / San Sebastián bus services, operated by ALSA, arrive at San Sebastian station.

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Donostia / San Sebastián is 1 h ahead of Tangier. It is currently 1:01 PM in Tangier and 2:01 PM in Donostia / San Sebastián.

Air Arabia Maroc, Ryanair and Iberia offer flights from Tangier Airport to San Sebastian Airport.

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Map of how to get from Tangier to Donostia / San Sebastián.
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  • Distance: 562.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 50 min

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

Iberia, Air Arabia Maroc and Ryanair fly from Tangier to Donostia / San Sebastián 4 times a day. Alternatively, ALSA operates a bus from Tangier to Donostia / San Sebastián once daily. Tickets cost $150 - $230 and the journey takes 23 h 30 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Tangier to San Sebastian via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $750
Flights from Tangier to Bilbao via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $1,900
Flights from Tangier to Bilbao via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $950
Flights from Tangier to Bilbao via Madrid, Santiago de Compostela
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$120 - $1,900
Flights from Tangier to Bilbao via Madrid, Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $1,900
Flights from Tangier to Pamplona via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $430
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Tangier to Bilbao via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $950
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Tangier to Bilbao via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $190
Train operators
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 Algeciras to Cordoba Central
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
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
Spanish Railways AVE
Bus operators
Lurraldebus
Phone
943 000 117
Email
info@mugi.eus
Website
lurraldebus.eus
Bus from Bilbao to San Sebastián
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $20
Website
Lurraldebus
Iberocoach
Phone
(+351) 253 267 730
Website
iberocoach.com
Bus from Bilbao - Estación de Autobuses de Bilbao to San Sebastian - Estacion de Autobuses
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$75 - $90
Website
iberocoach.com
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
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movelia.es
Socibus
Website
socibus.es
Bus from Tarifa to San Sebastián
Ave. Duration
18 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Schedules at
socibus.es
Book at
compra.socibus.es
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 Tanger to San Sebastian
Ave. Duration
23 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$150 - $230
Website
alsa.com
Ferry operators
Inter Shipping
Phone
+34 956 68 47 29
Email
info@intershipping.es
Website
intershipping.es
Car ferry from Tangier to Tarifa
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$44
Schedules at
intershipping.es
Grimaldi Lines
Phone
+39.081.496.444
Email
info@grimaldi.napoli.it
Website
grimaldi-lines.com
Car ferry from Tangier Med to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
28 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Schedules at
grimaldi-lines.com

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There are 1120+ hotels available in Donostia / San Sebastián. Prices start at $72 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Tangier to Tangier Airport is to taxi which takes 14 min and costs .

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