The cheapest buses from Donostia-San Sebastian to Barcelona

Showing times and prices for 26 Oct

Cheapest

£28

Average

£29

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 Donostia-San Sebastian to Barcelona will cost around £ 29 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 28.

17:00Donostia-San Sebastian6h20 23:20Barcelona
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£281One-way
13:00Donostia-San Sebastian6h00 19:00Barcelona
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£281One-way
06:00Donostia-San Sebastian6h00 12:00Barcelona
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£281One-way
Cheapest
23:30Saint Sébastien, Estación de Autobuses8h15 07:45Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord
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£301One-way
Cheapest
07:15Saint Sébastien, Estación de Autobuses7h18 14:33Barcelona
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£301One-way

Timetable Donostia-San Sebastian to Barcelona

Showing buses for tomorrow, Tue, 26 Oct
06:00Donostia-San Sebastian6h00 12:00Barcelona
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07:15Saint Sébastien, Estación de Autobuses7h18 14:33Barcelona
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07:15Saint Sébastien, Estación de Autobuses7h50 15:05Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord
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13:00Donostia-San Sebastian6h00 19:00Barcelona
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17:00Donostia-San Sebastian6h20 23:20Barcelona
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23:30Saint Sébastien, Estación de Autobuses8h15 07:45Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord
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23:30Saint Sébastien, Estación de Autobuses7h50 07:20Barcelona
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Mon
25 Oct
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£30Vibasa
£74Vueling
Tue
26 Oct
£52Renfe
£30Vibasa
£61Vueling
Wed
27 Oct
£40Renfe
£30Flixbus
£48Vueling
Thu
28 Oct
£40Renfe
£30Vibasa
£61Vueling
Fri
29 Oct
£85Renfe
£30Vibasa
£137Vueling
Sat
30 Oct
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£30Vibasa
£74Vueling

The fastest buses from Donostia-San Sebastian to Barcelona

Showing times and prices for 26 Oct

Fastest Journey

6 h

Average

7 h 4 m

Buses per day

7

Distance

401 km

Of the 7 buses that leave Donostia-San Sebastian for Barcelona every day 7 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 4 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 6 h .

The slowest buses will take 8 h 15 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.

13:00Donostia-San Sebastian6h00 19:00Barcelona
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£281One-way
06:00Donostia-San Sebastian6h00 12:00Barcelona
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£281One-way
17:00Donostia-San Sebastian6h20 23:20Barcelona
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£281One-way
Fastest
07:15Saint Sébastien, Estación de Autobuses7h18 14:33Barcelona
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£301One-way
2nd Fastest
07:15Saint Sébastien, Estación de Autobuses7h50 15:05Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord
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£301One-way

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Coach Information from Donostia-San Sebastian to Barcelona

distanceDistance249 miles (401 km)
durationAverage coach duration7 h 40 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£30 (€34)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesVibasa, BlaBlaCar, Flixbus or Eurolines Switzerland

Coaches from Donostia-San Sebastian to Barcelona cover the 249 miles (401 km) long trip taking on average 7 h 40 min with our travel partners like Vibasa, BlaBlaCar, Flixbus or Eurolines Switzerland. There are direct coach services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £30, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £30.

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Donostia-San Sebastian to Barcelona with FlixBus

For as little as £30 you can travel by coach from Donostia-San Sebastian to Barcelona with FlixBus. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this 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 Donostia-San Sebastian to Barcelona.

If you’re looking for a smooth and easy coach from Donostia-San Sebastian to Barcelona, check Omio for FlixBus coaches offering this trip. Whether you are looking for the fastest, earliest or cheapest coach to take for this 249 miles (401 km) trip between Donostia-San Sebastian and Barcelona, Omio makes it easier than ever to find FlixBus coaches at affordable prices, and you can also quickly book coach tickets online. Check the current FlixBus coach timetables for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route from Donostia-San Sebastian to Barcelona as well as relevant ticket information (such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard), and book your FlixBus coach on Omio. If you search for coaches between Donostia-San Sebastian and Barcelona in the Omio app, you can quickly see if the FlixBus tickets are mobile tickets, making it convenient for you to go paperless when travelling. With prices for FlixBus coaches between Donostia-San Sebastian and Barcelona starting at £30, buy your official FlixBus tickets with Omio online quickly and easily!

Please follow the recommendations outlined by FlixBus when booking your coach tickets from Donostia-San Sebastian to Barcelona due to the coronavirus:

  • 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 San Sebastian to Barcelona: Journey Details

There are up to five buses from San Sebastian to Barcelona each day, including at weekends. However, there are no direct buses on this route at present so passengers can expect at least one change on the way, usually at Zaragoza. The fastest buses are during the week when a journey takes approximately 8 hours while Sunday buses tend to be slower. Buses from San Sebastian to Zaragoza are operated by Conda and the ongoing service is provided by Alsa.

Taking the Bus from San Sebastian

Buses from San Sebastian to Barcelona depart from the San Sebastian/Donostia bus station. The station is at Arquitectos Kortazar Kalea, 1 close to the city centre and is easy to reach on foot or using public transport. Local bus services run by D bus cover most of the city and routes stopping by the station include the 17, 24 and 37. Taxis are also available although travellers should be sure to choose those displaying the official badge.

Getting into Barcelona by Bus

Fabulous beaches, shopping and nightlife and amazing architecture and attractions like La Sagrada Famiglia, Parc Guell and La Rambla ensure that visitors keep returning to Barcelona year after year. Whether visiting for the beach or business, visitors are assured of a memorable break in one of Spain's most beautiful cities. Buses from San Sebastian to Barcelona terminate at the Barcelona Nord bus station in the Elxample district of the city. The station once served as a rail station and is approximately 1 mile from Placa de Catalunya and the main tourist attractions. Travellers can take the Metro (line 1) or one of the RENFE Rodalies de Catalunya overground trains that serve the city and its suburbs from Arc de Triomf station which is in front of the station on Place d' Andre Malraux. The Metro is open till midnight Sunday to Thursday, 02.00 am on Friday and all night on Saturday. Local buses and trams also stop nearby and taxis are available outside the station.

Travel Tips

Buses from Donostia-San Sebastian to Barcelona
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FAQs
What is the price of the cheapest coach from Donostia-San Sebastian to Barcelona?
Omio customers have found cheap coach tickets from Donostia-San Sebastian to Barcelona for as low as £30  for the next 7 days.
What is the cost of a coach ticket from Donostia-San Sebastian to Barcelona on average?
If you’re looking to buy tickets for this trip in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Donostia-San Sebastian to Barcelona coach prices are on average £30  one way.
What is the distance to Barcelona from Donostia-San Sebastian by coach?
The coach distance from Donostia-San Sebastian to Barcelona is around 249 miles (401 km).
How long does it take from Donostia-San Sebastian to Barcelona by coach?
While the time it takes to travel 249 miles (401 km) to Barcelona from Donostia-San Sebastian can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the coach duration from Donostia-San Sebastian to Barcelona is on average 7 h 40 min.
Which coach companies can take me from Donostia-San Sebastian to Barcelona?
For the best Donostia-San Sebastian to Barcelona coach to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Vibasa, BlaBlaCar, Flixbus or Eurolines Switzerland. However, it's always good to check all possible coach companies with services from Donostia-San Sebastian to Barcelona to compare what amenities they may offer.
Can I buy a direct coach from Donostia-San Sebastian to Barcelona?
Yes, there are direct coaches from Donostia-San Sebastian to Barcelona, and you can find a direct coach for this trip with Flixbus or BlaBlaCar  on Omio. It's worth paying attention to when you purchase your coach ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting to your destination.
When is the earliest coach from Donostia-San Sebastian to Barcelona? When is the last coach from Donostia-San Sebastian to Barcelona?
If you prefer early morning coaches from Donostia-San Sebastian to Barcelona, the first coach leaves at 05: 15. If you prefer late night coaches from Donostia-San Sebastian to Barcelona, the last coach of the day leaves at 21: 30. Omio shows you the latest coach from Donostia-San Sebastian to Barcelona schedule to help you book the best departure time for this journey.
When should I purchase Donostia-San Sebastian Barcelona coach tickets to score the best deals?
If you purchase Donostia-San Sebastian to Barcelona coach tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £30. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for coaches to Barcelona from Donostia-San Sebastian. Look out for coach tickets for this trip to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

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