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

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Train  •  4 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Valladolid Campo Grande to San Sebastian Ir / ...

$45 - $60

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Bus  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Valladolid to San Sebastian Ouibus

$14 - $50

4 alternative options

Rideshare  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Valladolid to Saint-Sébastien 211.7 miles

$18 - $24

Drive  •  3 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Valladolid to Donostia / San Sebastián 211.9 miles

$40 - $60

Fly from Valladolid  •  8 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Valladolid (VLL) to San Sebastian (EAS) VLL - EAS

$143 - $721

Train to Madrid, fly  •  5 h

  1. Take the train from Valladolid Campo Grande to Madrid-Chamartin
  2. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to San Sebastian (EAS) MAD - EAS

$100 - $319

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The cheapest way to get from Valladolid to Donostia / San Sebastián is to rideshare which costs 15€ - 21€ and takes 3 h 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from Valladolid to Donostia / San Sebastián is to drive which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 3 h 22 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Valladolid and arriving at San Sebastian. Services depart twice daily, and operate Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 6 h 3 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Valladolid Campo Grande and arriving at San Sebastian. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 31 min.

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The distance between Valladolid and Donostia / San Sebastián is 291 km. The road distance is 339.1 km.

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The best way to get from Valladolid to Donostia / San Sebastián without a car is to train which takes 4 h 31 min and costs 35€ - 50€.

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The train from Valladolid Campo Grande to San Sebastian takes 4 h 31 min including transfers and departs every three hours.

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

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Valladolid to Donostia / San Sebastián train services, operated by Spanish Railways (RENFE), depart from Valladolid Campo Grande station.

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The best way to get from Valladolid to Donostia / San Sebastián is to train which takes 4 h 31 min and costs 35€ - 50€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 12€ - 40€ and takes 6 h 3 min, you could also fly, which costs 120€ - 650€ and takes 8 h 14 min.

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Map of how to get from Valladolid to Donostia / San Sebastián.
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  • Distance: 182 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 31 min

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

Spanish Railways (RENFE) operates a train from Valladolid to Donostia / San Sebastián every 3 hours. Tickets cost $45 - $60 and the journey takes 4 h 31 min. Alternatively, ALSA operates a bus from Valladolid to Donostia / San Sebastián twice daily. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 6 h 3 min. Ouibus also services this route 3 times a week.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Valladolid to San Sebastian via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Valladolid to San Sebastian via Barcelona, Madrid
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Madrid to San Sebastian
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $410
Flights from Madrid to San Sebastian via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $410
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Valladolid to San Sebastian via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Madrid to San Sebastian via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $410
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.

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Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Valladolid Campo Grande to San Sebastian
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Website
renfe.com
Train from Valladolid Campo Grande to Madrid-Chamartin
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
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 Valladolid to San Sebastian
Ave. Duration
6 h 3 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
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 Valladolid to San Sebastián
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
Ouibus
Other operators
BlaBlaCar.es
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Valladolid to Saint-Sébastien
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $24
Book at
blablacar.es

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There is no direct flight from Valladolid Airport to San Sebastian Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 45 min and has one stopover.

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

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Valladolid to Donostia / San Sebastián train services, operated by Spanish Railways (RENFE), arrive at San Sebastian station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Valladolid to Donostia / San Sebastián is 339 km. It takes approximately 3 h 22 min to drive from Valladolid to Donostia / San Sebastián.

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Iberia and Vueling Airlines offer flights from Valladolid Airport to San Sebastian Airport.

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Book your Valladolid to Donostia / San Sebastián train tickets online with Rome2rio.

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Book your Valladolid to Donostia / San Sebastián bus tickets online with Busbud and Distribusion.

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There are 1165+ hotels available in Donostia / San Sebastián. Prices start at $81 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Valladolid and Donostia / San Sebastián. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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The best way to get from Valladolid to Valladolid Airport is to bus which takes 23 min and costs 9€ - 14€.

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