There are 8 ways to get from Donostia / San Sebastián to Barcelona by plane, bus, train, rideshare 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 from San Sebastian  •  3 h 13 min

  1. Fly from San Sebastian (EAS) to Barcelona (BCN) EAS - BCN

$44 - $252

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Saint-Sébastien to Barcelone 354.9 miles

$29 - $45

6 alternative options

Bus to Bilbao, fly  •  4 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from San Sebastián to Airport Loiu Bilbao
  2. Fly from Bilbao (BIO) to Barcelona (BCN) BIO - BCN

$36 - $138

Train via Zaragoza Delicias  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from San Sebastian to Zaragoza Delicias A / ...
  2. Take the train from Zaragoza Delicias to Barcelona Sants Ave / ...

$83 - $115

Train  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from San Sebastian to Barcelona Sants A / ...

$75 - $95

Bus MonBus  •  7 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from San Sebastian to Barcelona 9315-9722 / ...

$35 - $50

Bus ALSA  •  8 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from San Sebastian to Zaragoza
  2. Take the bus from Zaragoza to Barcelona

$53 - $83

Drive  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Donostia / San Sebastián to Barcelona 354.7 miles

$65 - $100

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Donostia / San Sebastián to Barcelona is to rideshare which costs 24€ - 40€ and takes 6 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Donostia / San Sebastián to Barcelona is to fly which costs 35€ - 220€ and takes 3 h 13 min.

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The distance between Donostia / San Sebastián and Barcelona is 403 km. The road distance is 567.6 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 13 min to get from Donostia / San Sebastián to Barcelona, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from San Sebastian and arriving at Barcelona. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 20 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from San Sebastian and arriving at Barcelona Sants. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 52 min.

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

Vueling Airlines flies from Donostia / San Sebastián to Barcelona twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a train from Donostia / San Sebastián to Barcelona via Zaragoza Delicias in around 5 h 35 min.

Airlines
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from San Sebastian to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $280
Flights from Bilbao to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $160
Train operators
Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from San Sebastian to Zaragoza Delicias
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
renfe.com
Train from San Sebastian to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$75 - $95
Website
renfe.com
Spanish Railways AVE
Bus operators
Lurraldebus
Phone
943 000 117
Email
info@mugi.eus
Website
lurraldebus.eus
Bus from San Sebastián to Airport Loiu Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $20
Schedules at
lurraldebus.eus
MonBus
Phone
+34 982 29 29 00
Website
monbus.es
Bus from San Sebastian to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
monbus.es
Other operators
BlaBlaCar.es
Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar.es
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Saint-Sébastien to Barcelone
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Book at
blablacar.es

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