The cheapest buses from Barcelona to Donostia-San Sebastian

Showing times and prices for Sep 22

Cheapest

$40

Average

$41

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Barcelona to Donostia-San Sebastian will cost around $ 41 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 40.

04:00PMBarcelona6h00 10:00PMDonostia-San Sebastian
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$401One-way
Cheapest
02:40PMBarcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord8h00 10:40PMSaint Sébastien, Estación de Autobuses
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$421One-way
Cheapest
03:10PMBarcelona7h30 10:40PMSaint Sébastien, Estación de Autobuses
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$421One-way

Timetable Barcelona to Donostia-San Sebastian

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02:40PMBarcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord8h00 10:40PMSaint Sébastien, Estación de Autobuses
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03:10PMBarcelona7h30 10:40PMSaint Sébastien, Estación de Autobuses
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04:00PMBarcelona6h00 10:00PMDonostia-San Sebastian
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Wed
Sep 22
$97Renfe
$42Vibasa
$124Vueling
Thu
Sep 23
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$57Flixbus
$91Vueling
Fri
Sep 24
$119Renfe
$42Vibasa
$273Vueling
Sat
Sep 25
$73Renfe
$42Flixbus
$68Vueling
Sun
Sep 26
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$42Vibasa
$52Vueling
Mon
Sep 27
$73Renfe
$42Vibasa
$130Vueling
Tue
Sep 28
$57Renfe
$42Flixbus
$96Vueling
Wed
Sep 29
$49Renfe
$42Vibasa
$52Vueling
Thu
Sep 30
$57Renfe
$42Vibasa
$79Vueling
Fri
Oct 1
$73Renfe
$42Vibasa
$112Vueling
Sat
Oct 2
$49Renfe
$42Flixbus
$65Vueling
Sun
Oct 3
$73Renfe
$42Vibasa
$38Vueling
Mon
Oct 4
$65Renfe
$42Vibasa
$77Vueling
Tue
Oct 5
$49Renfe
$42Flixbus
$54Vueling
Wed
Oct 6
$49Renfe
$42Vibasa
$38Vueling
Thu
Oct 7
$49Renfe
$42Vibasa
$36Vueling
Fri
Oct 8
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$42Vibasa
$143Vueling
Sat
Oct 9
$49Renfe
$42Flixbus
$96Vueling
Sun
Oct 10
$49Renfe
$42Vibasa
$33Vueling
Mon
Oct 11
$65Renfe
$42Vibasa
$96Vueling

The fastest buses from Barcelona to Donostia-San Sebastian

Showing times and prices for Sep 22

Fastest Journey

6 h

Average

7 h 10 m

Buses per day

3

Distance

401 km

Of the 3 buses that leave Barcelona for Donostia-San Sebastian every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 401 km distance in an average of 7 h 10 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 6 h .

The slowest buses will take 8 h and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

04:00PMBarcelona6h00 10:00PMDonostia-San Sebastian
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$401One-way
Fastest
03:10PMBarcelona7h30 10:40PMSaint Sébastien, Estación de Autobuses
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$421One-way
2nd Fastest
02:40PMBarcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord8h00 10:40PMSaint Sébastien, Estación de Autobuses
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$421One-way

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Bus Information to Donostia-San Sebastian from Barcelona

distanceDistance249 miles (401 km)
durationAverage bus duration7 h 5 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$44 (€35)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus companiesVibasa, BlaBlaCar, Flixbus or Eurolines Switzerland

Buses from Barcelona to Donostia-San Sebastian cover the 249 miles (401 km) long journey taking on average 7 h 5 min with our travel partners like Vibasa, BlaBlaCar, Flixbus or Eurolines Switzerland. There are direct bus services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $44 (€35), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $42 (€34). Travelers depart most frequently from Barcelona Sants and arrive in San Sebastián / Donostia, Federico García Lorca.

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Barcelona to Donostia-San Sebastian with FlixBus

Buy your official FlixBus bus tickets between Barcelona and Donostia-San Sebastian from $42 (€34) with Omio. Find bus times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most popular route.

FlixBus

Flixbus is one of Europe's biggest bus companies which was created in Germany and offers bus services around Europe and US. Flixbus offers only one ticket type called Standard for your upcoming bus trip from Barcelona to Donostia-San Sebastian.

Omio helps you find the perfect Barcelona - Donostia-San Sebastian bus with FlixBus. Whether you are searching for the fastest, earliest or cheapest bus from Barcelona to Donostia-San Sebastian, Omio shows you FlixBus’s current bus schedules, tickets, prices and other travel information (such as baggage allowance and amenities onboard) to help you find the best bus ticket for your upcoming Barcelona to Donostia-San Sebastian journey. You can expect to travel around 249 miles (401 km) from Barcelona to Donostia-San Sebastian on a bus with FlixBus. Once you are ready, buy your one-way FlixBus tickets between Barcelona and Donostia-San Sebastian starting as low as $42 (€34) if you book in advance. If you use the Omio app to book your ticket, you can check straight away to see if it's a mobile ticket so that you can go paperless when traveling by bus instead of purchasing tickets at the bus station in person. So, book your tickets with ease and comfort online and enjoy a smooth journey with FlixBus!

When you buy your FlixBus bus tickets from Barcelona to Donostia-San Sebastian don't forget to keep the following COVID-19 related policies in mind:

  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • All bookings can be canceled up to 15 minutes before departure (a fee may apply).
  • Cancellations made 30 days before departure are free of charge.
  • Canceled tickets are refunded as a voucher, which is valid for 12 months, and is the value of the original booking (minus a cancellation fee, if applicable).
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Buses from Barcelona to Donostia

Every day several direct buses depart in the morning, afternoon and evening that cover the itinerary between Barcelona and Donostia. Travellers can also choose between 2 daily buses that make 1 transfer in Toulouse, France; one in the morning and one in the evening. Direct and transshipped buses are managed by different companies.

What buses go from Barcelona to Donostia?

Barcelona Donostia direct buses are programmed by the company Vibasa, which offers a modern fleet of buses equipped with Comfort Plus seats, toilets, wifi, plugs and USB in each seat. On the other hand, transfer routes are managed by FlixBus, which has buses with wifi, toilets and electricity sockets.

How long is the bus from Barcelona to Donostia?

The fastest Barcelona Donostia buses complete their journey in 6 hours and 55 minutes. Other slower direct routes have an estimated travel time of 7 hours and 50 minutes. Buses with 1 transfer in Toulouse complete their itinerary in at least 13 hours and 40 minutes.

How many buses are there from Barcelona to Donostia?

Daily there are 6 to 8 Barcelona Donostia buses scheduled in the morning, afternoon and evening. This frequency is maintained on weekends. Generally, 2 of the scheduled buses make 1 transfer.

Where do the buses from Barcelona to Donostia leave and where do they go?

Barcelona Sants station and Barcelona Nord : Barcelona Sants station is located to the west of Barcelona, about 3.5 kilometres from the centre. From the centre you can get there in 7 minutes by taking the metro line 3. The bus line 54 connects the centre of Barcelona with the Nord station. Sants has slogans, cafes, restaurants, shops, car rentals and parking. The Nord station is home to cafes, restaurants, shops, lost and found office and lockers.

San Sebastian bus station: it is located very close to the city centre, so travellers can reach it in 5 minutes on foot from the old part of Donostia. This is a modern station that has many services, including ATMs, press, shops, parapharmacy, car rentals, lottery administration and consigigna.

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Buses from Barcelona to Donostia-San Sebastian
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FAQs
How much are cheap buses between Barcelona and Donostia-San Sebastian?
Omio customers have found cheap bus tickets from Barcelona to Donostia-San Sebastian for as low as $42 (€34)  for the next 7 days.
What is the price of a bus ticket to Donostia-San Sebastian from Barcelona?
The bus price to Donostia-San Sebastian from Barcelona is on average $44 (€35)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this journey in the next 7 days.
What is the distance to Donostia-San Sebastian from Barcelona by bus?
You should expect to travel around 249 miles (401 km)  between Barcelona and Donostia-San Sebastian by bus.
How long is a bus to Donostia-San Sebastian from Barcelona on average?
The bus time from Barcelona to Donostia-San Sebastian is on average 7 h 5 min  for the 249 miles (401 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Barcelona and Donostia-San Sebastian by bus can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
When traveling by bus from Barcelona to Donostia-San Sebastian, which bus station in Barcelona do I depart from and which bus station in Donostia-San Sebastian do I arrive in?

When departing from Barcelona, you have various bus station options to start your journey from including Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord, Barcelona, Aeropuerto Josep Tarradellas-El Prat (T1) and Barcelona, Estación de Autobuses de Barcelona/Sants. When arriving in Donostia-San Sebastian, you can end your route in bus stations like San Sebastián / Donostia, Federico García Lorca, Donostia-San Sebastian, Estación de Autobuses and San Sebastian, Estación de Autobuses.

Omio customers book a bus from Barcelona Sants   to San Sebastián / Donostia, Federico García Lorca   most frequently for this route.

Where is the departure bus station in Barcelona located? Where is the arrival bus station in Donostia-San Sebastian located?

You can find the most popular departure bus station for this trip, Barcelona Sants, located approximately 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city center of Barcelona. The most popular arrival bus station in Donostia-San Sebastian, called San Sebastián / Donostia, Federico García Lorca, is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from its city center.

What bus providers go from Barcelona to Donostia-San Sebastian?
For the journey from Barcelona to Donostia-San Sebastian you can take a bus with Vibasa, BlaBlaCar, Flixbus or Eurolines Switzerland. Be sure to check out all possible bus providers that offer services between Barcelona and Donostia-San Sebastian on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
Can I purchase a direct bus from Barcelona to Donostia-San Sebastian?
Yes, you can find a direct bus between Barcelona and Donostia-San Sebastian with Flixbus or BlaBlaCar  on Omio. This is worth paying attention to when you buy your bus ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and help save you time traveling to your destination.
What are the first and last departure bus times from Barcelona to Donostia-San Sebastian?
You can take the earliest bus from Barcelona to Donostia-San Sebastian at 10: 10 AM   or take the last bus from Barcelona to Donostia-San Sebastian leaving at 8: 35 PM. Look for the latest Barcelona to Donostia-San Sebastian bus schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the bus for this journey.
How far in advance should I buy bus tickets between Barcelona and Donostia-San Sebastian for the best deals?
The price of a one way bus ticket from Barcelona to Donostia-San Sebastian is on average $44 (€35) if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for buses from all possible bus providers offering this journey. In general, you can find bus tickets to Donostia-San Sebastian from Barcelona available a few months in advance.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Barcelona
Barcelona, Estacion de Autobuses de Sants
Amenities
Estació d'autobusos Barcelona-Nord
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