Cheap bus tickets from Madrid to Donostia-San Sebastian

Showing times and prices for 29 Jan

Cheapest

£33

Average

£33

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 Madrid to Donostia-San Sebastian will cost around £ 33 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 33.

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13:15Madrid, Aeropuerto Barajas T46h30 19:45San Sebastián / Donostia, Federico García Lorca
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£331One-way
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07:45Madrid, Aeropuerto Barajas T46h20 14:05San Sebastián / Donostia, Federico García Lorca
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£331One-way
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17:15Madrid, Aeropuerto Barajas T45h25 22:40San Sebastián / Donostia, Federico García Lorca
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£331One-way
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09:15Madrid, Aeropuerto Barajas T45h45 15:00San Sebastián / Donostia, Federico García Lorca
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£331One-way
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16:15Madrid, Aeropuerto Barajas T45h30 21:45San Sebastián / Donostia, Federico García Lorca
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£331One-way

Bus Timetable Madrid to Donostia-San Sebastian

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07:45Madrid, Aeropuerto Barajas T46h20 14:05San Sebastián / Donostia, Federico García Lorca
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09:15Madrid, Aeropuerto Barajas T45h45 15:00San Sebastián / Donostia, Federico García Lorca
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13:15Madrid, Aeropuerto Barajas T46h30 19:45San Sebastián / Donostia, Federico García Lorca
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16:15Madrid, Aeropuerto Barajas T45h30 21:45San Sebastián / Donostia, Federico García Lorca
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17:15Madrid, Aeropuerto Barajas T45h25 22:40San Sebastián / Donostia, Federico García Lorca
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Sat
29 Jan
£41Renfe Alvia
£33Alsa
£63Iberia
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30 Jan
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31 Jan
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1 Feb
£31Renfe Alvia
£33Alsa
£95Iberia
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2 Feb
£25Renfe Alvia
£33Alsa
£80Iberia
Thu
3 Feb
£36Renfe Alvia
£33Alsa
£77Iberia
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4 Feb
£39Renfe Intercity
£33Alsa
£61Iberia
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5 Feb
£36Renfe Alvia
£33Alsa
£61Iberia
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6 Feb
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£63Iberia
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7 Feb
£25Renfe Alvia
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8 Feb
£20Renfe Alvia
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£61Iberia
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9 Feb
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£33Alsa
£61Iberia
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10 Feb
£20Renfe Alvia
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Fri
11 Feb
£39Renfe Intercity
£33Alsa
£63Iberia
Sat
12 Feb
£31Renfe Alvia
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£61Iberia
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13 Feb
£41Renfe Alvia
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14 Feb
£31Renfe Alvia
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£61Iberia
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15 Feb
£20Renfe Alvia
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16 Feb
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Thu
17 Feb
£30Renfe Alvia
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£31Iberia

Bus times from Madrid to Donostia-San Sebastian

Showing times and prices for 29 Jan

Fastest Journey

5 h 25 m

Average

5 h 54 m

Buses per day

5

Distance

352 km

Of the 5 buses that leave Madrid for Donostia-San Sebastian every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 352 km distance in an average of 5 h 54 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 5 h 25 m .

The slowest buses will take 6 h 30 m 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.

Fastest
17:15Madrid, Aeropuerto Barajas T45h25 22:40San Sebastián / Donostia, Federico García Lorca
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£331One-way
2nd Fastest
16:15Madrid, Aeropuerto Barajas T45h30 21:45San Sebastián / Donostia, Federico García Lorca
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£331One-way
09:15Madrid, Aeropuerto Barajas T45h45 15:00San Sebastián / Donostia, Federico García Lorca
0 changes
£331One-way
07:45Madrid, Aeropuerto Barajas T46h20 14:05San Sebastián / Donostia, Federico García Lorca
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£331One-way
13:15Madrid, Aeropuerto Barajas T46h30 19:45San Sebastián / Donostia, Federico García Lorca
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£331One-way

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Overview: Coach from Madrid to Donostia-San Sebastian

distanceDistance218 miles (352 km)
durationAverage coach duration5 h 25 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£33 (€38)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesAlsa, Alsa Premium, Flixbus, Eurolines Switzerland or Infobus

Coaches from Madrid to Donostia-San Sebastian cover the 218 miles (352 km) long route taking on average 5 h 25 min with our travel partners like Alsa, Alsa Premium, Flixbus, Eurolines Switzerland or Infobus. There are direct coach services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £33, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £33. Travellers depart most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and arrive in San Sebastián / Donostia, Federico García Lorca.

Coach companies: Alsa and FlixBus Madrid to Donostia-San Sebastian

For as little as £33 you can travel by coach from Madrid to Donostia-San Sebastian with Alsa and FlixBus. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this journey.

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Alsa is the main provier of coach travel in Spain. As a subsidiary of the UK coach operator National Express, Alsa offers a plethora of regional, national and international routes and transports more than 300 million passengers per year. Alsa has an impressive fleet of coaches with different levels of comfort and amenities on offer. Aside from the Alsa Normal coach with free WiFi, toilets, footrests and entertainment on board, the Alsa Supra, Alsa Eurobus and Alsa Premium coaches provide more luxurious services when travelling by road, depending on the specific route. Apart from the Standard ticket, Alsa offers other coach tickets like Minimum, Reduced and Flexible fares on select routes.

  • Average Price: £33

Alsa has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your Alsa tickets from Madrid to Donostia-San Sebastian and when travelling by coach:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Normal conditions apply

Travel Tips: Coach to Donostia-San Sebastian from Madrid

Take the bus to Donostia-San Sebastian easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Madrid to Donostia-San Sebastian.
FAQs

How much do cheap coach tickets from Madrid to Donostia-San Sebastian cost?

Omio customers have found the cheapest coaches between Madrid and Donostia-San Sebastian to cost as little as £33  in the next 7 days.

What is the average cost of a coach from Madrid to Donostia-San Sebastian?

If you’re looking to book your coach tickets in the next week, you can expect the Madrid to Donostia-San Sebastian coach price to come in at an average of £33  one way.

How far is it from Madrid to Donostia-San Sebastian by coach?

The Madrid to Donostia-San Sebastian coach distance is approximately 218 miles (352 km).

What is the average Madrid to Donostia-San Sebastian coach duration?

The coach time to Donostia-San Sebastian from Madrid is on average 5 h 25 min  for the 218 miles (352 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Donostia-San Sebastian from Madrid by coach can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.

Which coach station in Madrid goes to Donostia-San Sebastian? Which coach station do I come into Donostia-San Sebastian from Madrid?

When taking the coach between Madrid and Donostia-San Sebastian, you can choose to depart from coach stations like Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83, Madrid, Estación de Moncloa and Madrid, Méndez Álvaro - Terminal. Your journey can end in coach stations such as San Sebastián / Donostia, Federico García Lorca, Donostia-San Sebastian, Estación de Autobuses and San Sebastian, Estación de Autobuses.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha   and arrive in San Sebastián / Donostia, Federico García Lorca.

Where is the coach station in Madrid? Where is the coach station in Donostia-San Sebastian?

Passengers board their coach most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and travel around 1.1 miles (1.8 km) from the city centre to this coach station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at San Sebastián / Donostia, Federico García Lorca and need to travel approximately 0.2 miles (367 m) from the coach station to the city centre in Donostia-San Sebastian.

Which coach companies should I travel with from Madrid to Donostia-San Sebastian?

For the best Madrid to Donostia-San Sebastian coach to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Alsa, Alsa Premium, Flixbus, Eurolines Switzerland or Infobus. However, it's always good to check all possible coach companies with services from Madrid to Donostia-San Sebastian to compare what amenities they may offer.

Is there a direct coach to Donostia-San Sebastian from Madrid?

Yes, you can look for direct coaches from Madrid to Donostia-San Sebastian with Alsa  without needing to change in between. Taking a direct coach tends to save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking a ticket for this journey.

When is the earliest coach from Madrid to Donostia-San Sebastian? When is the last coach from Madrid to Donostia-San Sebastian?

If you prefer early morning coaches from Madrid to Donostia-San Sebastian, the first coach leaves at 06: 45. If you prefer late night coaches from Madrid to Donostia-San Sebastian, the last coach of the day leaves at 16: 15. Omio shows you the latest coach from Madrid to Donostia-San Sebastian schedule to help you book the best departure time for this route.

How early should I buy Madrid to Donostia-San Sebastian coach tickets to get the best deals?

You can find a coach between Madrid and Donostia-San Sebastian to cost on average £33 one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying coach tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your route. You’ll see tickets for the Madrid to Donostia-San Sebastian coach generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.