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Overview: Train from Berlin to Donostia-San Sebastian

distanceDistance949 miles (1531 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day

Trains from Berlin to Donostia-San Sebastian cover the 949 miles (1531 km) long journey with our travel partners like. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available.

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FAQs

What are the travel restrictions for Donostia-San Sebastian, Spain if I'm coming from Berlin, Germany by train?

Travel by train between Berlin, Germany and Donostia-San Sebastian, Spain is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Donostia-San Sebastian from Berlin restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Spain from Berlin?

Entry Requirements:

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

What are the safety rules to follow in Donostia-San Sebastian, Spain?

The government of Spain has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

The above information was last checked on 27/01/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Berlin to Donostia-San Sebastian closer to your date of departure here.

Are there travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, in place when returning to Berlin, Germany from Donostia-San Sebastian, Spain?

The restriction level for your return train to Berlin, Germany from Donostia-San Sebastian is: Partially open.

Is my return train into Berlin from Donostia-San Sebastian restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Germany from Donostia-San Sebastian?

Conditions of reentry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state

What are the safety rules to follow in Berlin, Germany?

The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distancing required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

Last checked on 26/01/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Berlin from Donostia-San Sebastian closer to your date of departure here.

What is the distance to Donostia-San Sebastian from Berlin via train?

The distance from Berlin to Donostia-San Sebastian by train is approximately 949 miles (1531 km).

How many train services are there between Berlin and Donostia-San Sebastian a day?

On average, there is 1 train a day from Berlin to Donostia-San Sebastian. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Berlin
Donostia-San Sebastian
The major railway station for departures from Berlin is Berlin Hbf. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Berlin Hbf for your trip to Donostia-San Sebastian from Berlin.
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LockersLockers
ParkingParking
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Phone Number
+49 302971055
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Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 07: 00 - 22: 00 | Sun: 08: 00 - 22: 00
Public transport options for Berlin Hbf
U-Bahn lines: U5
S-Bahn lines: S3, S5, S7, S9
Bus lines: 120, 123, 142, 147, 245, M41, M85, N20, N40, N5
Tram lines: M5, M6, M8, M10
Train lines: ICE, EC, IC, FEX, HBX, IRE, RB10, RB14, RB21, RB22, RE1, RE2, RE3, RE4, RE5, RE7