|Distance||434 miles (700 km)|
|Average bus duration||10 h 5 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$25 (€21)|
|Bus frequency||3 a day|
|Direct bus||Yes, there are 3 direct buses a day|
|Bus providers||Eurolines France, Flixbus, Ouibus, Alsa, BlaBlaCar or Eurolines Switzerland|
Buses from Paris to Donostia-San Sebastian cover the 434 miles (700 km) long trip taking on average 10 h 5 min with our travel partners like Eurolines France, Flixbus, Ouibus, Alsa, BlaBlaCar or Eurolines Switzerland. Normally, there are 3 buses operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this route for as low as $24 (€20), but the average price of bus tickets is $25 (€21). Travelers depart most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in San Sebastián / Donostia, Federico García Lorca.
For as little as $24 (€20) you can travel by bus between Paris and Donostia-San Sebastian with Alsa. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this trip.
Alsa is the leading bus company in Spain offering thousands of domestic and international bus routes, including the 434 miles (700 km) trip from Paris to Donostia-San Sebastian. As an official travel partner of Alsa, Omio shows you the best deals for Alsa bus tickets between Paris and Donostia-San Sebastian on offer so you can book the cheapest, fastest or earliest ticket. Simply choose the best times and tickets available for you to enjoy the journey from Paris to Donostia-San Sebastian with Alsa.
Alsa is well-known for its impressive fleet of buses that offer excellent services and one of the most comfortable travel experiences at a budget price. Not only does Alsa sell standard tickets for its countless routes, but it also provides travelers special offers like Minimum, Reduced and Flexible fares on select routes. Apart from the normal buses with basic services like free WiFi, bathrooms, footrests and onboard entertainment, Alsa also has buses like the Alsa Supra, Alsa Eurobus and Alsa Premium that have more premium services on specific routes.
Operator ticket policies for COVID
Travelling around Europe has never been easier. With a wide variety of buses running from Paris to San Sebastian, thousands of passengers come and go every day, for holidays or work. With almost 20 buses every day of the year and the possibility of 1 direct route, without any intermediate stop, these destinations are getting closer and closer.
Paris San Sebastian buses are managed by several different transport companies. As it is a highly requested route by many tourists and natives of both countries, the companies that make this journey are 5: Eurolines, Alsa, Ouibus, BlaBlaCar and Flixbus.
There are different itineraries that run the Paris San Sebastian buses. On the one hand, there are the direct sections and, on the other, those that make 1 or 2 scales. In the first case, the journey takes a minimum of 8 hours and 30 minutes and a maximum of 12 hours, whereas with one stop, journeys can range from 12.5 hours to 24 hours. The stops are normally made at Bordeaux, Gare Saint Jean, Toulouse, Blvd. Pierre Semard, Montpellier, Place De France and Nîmes, and Parking Relais Parnasse..
The number of buses varies depending on the days, weeks and times of the year. But, in general, they always depart between 10 and 20 services per day from the Parisian city to San Sebastian. Tickets are available throughout the day, regardless of whether you want to travel at night.
Paris stations: there are several strategic points; some of them are Bercy, Gare Routière Galliéni, Gare Routière Bercy-Seine, Porte de Charenton and Porte Maillot. All of them are located a maximum of 30 minutes from the center by bus.
San Sebastian Bus Station/Donostia: has free parking for 15 minutes, is located just 6 minutes walk from downtown, as it is located in the most commercial area of San Sebastian. It has a supermarket, cafeteria, newspaper and magazine stores, and even a pastry shop.
Travel between Paris, France and Donostia-San Sebastian, Spain by bus is: Partially open.
International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France
Conditions of entry:
When traveling in Spain, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:
The information above was last checked on 12/2/21. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus from Paris to Donostia-San Sebastian before traveling.
Return travel from Spain to France is: Partially open.
Entry into France is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain
Requirements for reentering:
The government of France has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 12/3/21. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your bus to Paris from Donostia-San Sebastian.
When departing from Paris, you have various bus station options to start your route from including Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine), Paris, Pl. Du Panthéon and Paris, La Défense. 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 Paris Gare de Lyon to San Sebastián / Donostia, Federico García Lorca most frequently for this route.
Passengers board their bus most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and travel around 1.3 miles (2.1 km) from the city center to this bus station.
Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at San Sebastián / Donostia, Federico García Lorca and need to travel approximately 0.2 miles (367 m) from the bus station to the city center in Donostia-San Sebastian.
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