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from Paris to Donostia-San Sebastian

You can get from Paris to Donostia-San Sebastian by train, bus or flight.

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To get from Paris to Donostia-San Sebastian on Aug 2 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

07:30AMParis11h45 07:15PMSan Sebastián / Donostia, Federico García Lorca
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$491One-way
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11:50PMParis14h30 02:20PMSan Sebastián / Donostia, Federico García Lorca
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$361One-way
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01:30PMParis10h40 12:10AMSan Sebastián / Donostia, Federico García Lorca
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$621One-way
09:30PMParis13h30 11:00AMSan Sebastián / Donostia, Federico García Lorca
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$821One-way
02:00PMParis11h25 01:25AMSan Sebastián / Donostia, Federico García Lorca
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$991One-way

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Aug 1
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$36Flixbus
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Aug 2
$155SNCF | TGV INOUI
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$225Vueling
Tue
Aug 3
$142SNCF | TGV INOUI
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$196Vueling
Wed
Aug 4
$130SNCF | TGV INOUI
$25Flixbus
$204Vueling
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Aug 5
$142SNCF | TGV INOUI
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Aug 6
$142SNCF | TGV INOUI
$25Flixbus
$202Vueling
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Aug 7
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$36BlaBlaCar Bus
$180Vueling
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Aug 8
$142SNCF | TGV INOUI
$25Flixbus
$240Vueling
Mon
Aug 9
$117SNCF | TGV INOUI
$25Flixbus
$155Vueling
Tue
Aug 10
$91SNCF | TGV INOUI
$25Flixbus
$121Vueling
Wed
Aug 11
$99SNCF | TGV INOUI
$25Flixbus
$143Vueling
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Aug 12
$99SNCF | TGV INOUI
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Aug 13
$99SNCF | TGV INOUI
$25Flixbus
$194Vueling
Sat
Aug 14
$142SNCF | TGV INOUI
$25Flixbus
$195Vueling
Sun
Aug 15
$99SNCF | TGV INOUI
$25Flixbus
$187Vueling
Mon
Aug 16
$91SNCF | TGV INOUI
$39Flixbus
$121Vueling
Tue
Aug 17
$67SNCF | TGV INOUI
$25Flixbus
$130Vueling
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Aug 18
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$36BlaBlaCar Bus
$116Vueling
Thu
Aug 19
$49SNCF | TGV INOUI
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Fri
Aug 20
$67SNCF | TGV INOUI
$25Flixbus
$161Vueling
Sat
Aug 21
$67SNCF | TGV INOUI
$25BlaBlaCar Bus
$135Vueling

Travel Information between Paris and Donostia-San Sebastian

distanceDistance434 miles (700 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, bus or train
priceTicket price range$44 - $162
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $44 (€35) • 10 h 40 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $162 (€129) • 1 h 25 min
carriersPopular travel companiesVueling, Alsa or SNCF | TGV INOUI

Travel 434 miles (700 km) by flight, bus or train between Paris and Donostia-San Sebastian. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 25 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $44 (€35). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Vueling, Alsa or SNCF | TGV INOUI among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Paris to Donostia-San Sebastian.

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FAQs
Does Spain have any COVID-19 travel restrictions for people traveling between Paris and Donostia-San Sebastian?

Travel between Paris, France and Donostia-San Sebastian, Spain is: Partially open.

Can travelers from France enter Spain?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Donostia-San Sebastian from Paris?

Conditions of entry into Spain:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health screen upon arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Donostia-San Sebastian, Spain?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Spain has imposed the following measures:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

This information was last checked on 7/31/21. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey to Donostia-San Sebastian from Paris.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions on returning to France from Donostia-San Sebastian, Spain?

The current restriction level for returning to Paris, France from Spain is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Paris, France from Donostia-San Sebastian, Spain?

Reentering France is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Paris from Donostia-San Sebastian?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Health declaration required
  • Exempted International Movement Certificate for travel required

Which rules do I need to follow in Paris, France regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to France must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

  • Physical distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 7/30/21. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Paris from Donostia-San Sebastian here.

What are the ways to get from Paris to Donostia-San Sebastian?

There are 3 ways to get from Paris to Donostia-San Sebastian: flight, bus or train.

How do I get from Paris to Donostia-San Sebastian the cheapest way?

The cheapest way to go to Donostia-San Sebastian from Paris is by taking a bus, which costs on average $44 (€35).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Donostia-San Sebastian:

Taking a bus is usually $118 (€94) less than taking a flight to Donostia-San Sebastian, which costs on average $162 (€129) for the same trip.

A bus is $112 (€89) less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Paris to Donostia-San Sebastian costing on average $156 (€124).

What is the fastest way from Paris to Donostia-San Sebastian?

The fastest way from Paris to Donostia-San Sebastian is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 25 min.

There are alternative travel options to Donostia-San Sebastian that can usually take longer:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 10 h 40 min.

In comparison, going by train can take 4 h 43 min   on average.

How far is it from Paris to Donostia-San Sebastian?

Donostia-San Sebastian is approximately 434 miles (700 km) away from Paris.

Where do people depart from and arrive in when traveling from Paris to Donostia-San Sebastian?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Paris to Donostia-San Sebastian:

  • Flights most often depart from Paris at Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport and arrive in Donostia-San Sebastian at San Sebastian.
  • Buses most often depart from Paris at Paris, Quai de Bercy (Parking Saemes Bercy Autocars) and arrive in Donostia-San Sebastian at San Sebastián / Donostia, Federico García Lorca.
Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Paris to Donostia-San Sebastian?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Paris to Donostia-San Sebastian:

  • You can take a flight from Paris to Donostia-San Sebastian with Vueling. Cheap tickets can be found for $162 (€129) with Vueling from Paris to Donostia-San Sebastian.
  • You can take a bus from Paris to Donostia-San Sebastian with Alsa. Cheap tickets can be found for $44 (€35) with Alsa from Paris to Donostia-San Sebastian.
  • You can take a train from Paris to Donostia-San Sebastian with SNCF | TGV INOUI. Cheap tickets can be found for $156 (€124) with SNCF | TGV INOUI from Paris to Donostia-San Sebastian.
Is there a direct service from Paris to Donostia-San Sebastian?

Yes, there are direct services available from Paris to Donostia-San Sebastian with the following travel companies:

  • You can purchase a direct bus with Flixbus or Alsa.
  • You can travel directly by train with SNCF | TGV INOUI.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Donostia-San Sebastian as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to Donostia-San Sebastian from Paris.

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip from Paris to Donostia-San Sebastian?
Your trip from Paris to Donostia-San Sebastian doesn't have to end in Donostia-San Sebastian. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Madrid, Barcelona or Bilbao. If you’d like to add Madrid, Barcelona or Bilbao to your Paris to Donostia-San Sebastian tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Donostia-San Sebastian today!
When should I book a ticket from Paris to Donostia-San Sebastian online to score the best deals?

When planning your trip from Paris to Donostia-San Sebastian, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Plane tickets are costing on average $162 (€129) one way.
  • Bus tickets are costing $44 (€35) one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost $156 (€124) one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Paris to Donostia-San Sebastian online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Paris
Donostia-San Sebastian
Gare Paris Bercy
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Paris Gallieni Porte Bagnolet
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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.<br>Metro lines 3
Paris Gare Montparnasse
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