The cheapest trains from Bordeaux to Donostia-San Sebastian

Showing times and prices for 26 Oct

Cheapest

£20

Average

£31

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 Bordeaux to Donostia-San Sebastian will cost around £ 31 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 20.

Cheapest
20:02Bordeaux Saint-Jean2h30 22:32Gare d'Hendaye
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£201One-way
Cheapest
18:05Bordeaux Saint-Jean2h30 20:35Gare d'Hendaye
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£201One-way
Cheapest
15:02Bordeaux Saint-Jean2h55 17:57Gare d'Hendaye
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£201One-way
2nd Cheapest
15:02Bordeaux Saint-Jean3h10 18:12Les Deux-Jumeaux
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£231One-way
09:02Bordeaux Saint-Jean2h40 11:42Les Deux-Jumeaux
1 changes
£291One-way

Timetable Bordeaux to Donostia-San Sebastian

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06:42Bordeaux Saint-Jean2h43 09:25Les Deux-Jumeaux
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06:42Bordeaux Saint-Jean2h47 09:29Gare d'Hendaye
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07:45Bordeaux Saint-Jean2h38 10:23Les Deux-Jumeaux
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07:45Bordeaux Saint-Jean2h44 10:29Gare d'Hendaye
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09:02Bordeaux Saint-Jean2h40 11:42Les Deux-Jumeaux
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09:02Bordeaux Saint-Jean2h45 11:47Gare d'Hendaye
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12:02Bordeaux Saint-Jean2h31 14:33Gare d'Hendaye
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12:49Bordeaux Saint-Jean2h32 15:21Gare d'Hendaye
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12:49Bordeaux Saint-Jean2h27 15:16Les Deux-Jumeaux
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14:47Bordeaux Saint-Jean2h37 17:24Gare d'Hendaye
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14:47Bordeaux Saint-Jean2h31 17:18Les Deux-Jumeaux
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15:02Bordeaux Saint-Jean3h10 18:12Les Deux-Jumeaux
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15:02Bordeaux Saint-Jean2h55 17:57Gare d'Hendaye
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18:05Bordeaux Saint-Jean2h30 20:35Gare d'Hendaye
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18:45Bordeaux Saint-Jean2h36 21:21Les Deux-Jumeaux
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18:45Bordeaux Saint-Jean2h41 21:26Gare d'Hendaye
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20:02Bordeaux Saint-Jean2h30 22:32Gare d'Hendaye
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COMPARE Prices across different modes

Mon
25 Oct
£20SNCF | TGV INOUI
£13BlaBlaCar Bus
Tue
26 Oct
£20SNCF | TGV INOUI
£12BlaBlaCar Bus
Wed
27 Oct
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£8BlaBlaCar Bus
Thu
28 Oct
£17SNCF | TER
£8BlaBlaCar Bus
Fri
29 Oct
£18SNCF | TER
£13BlaBlaCar Bus
Sat
30 Oct
£17SNCF | TER
£13Flixbus
Sun
31 Oct
£18SNCF | TER
£13BlaBlaCar Bus
Mon
1 Nov
£18SNCF | TER
£13Flixbus
Wed
3 Nov
£20SNCF | TGV INOUI
£11BlaBlaCar Bus
Thu
4 Nov
£20SNCF | TGV INOUI
£8BlaBlaCar Bus
Fri
5 Nov
£17SNCF | TER
£8BlaBlaCar Bus
Sat
6 Nov
£18SNCF | TER
£11BlaBlaCar Bus
Sun
7 Nov
£18SNCF | TER
£11Flixbus
Mon
8 Nov
£20SNCF | TGV INOUI
£8Flixbus
Tue
9 Nov
£18SNCF | TER
£8Flixbus
Wed
10 Nov
£20SNCF | TGV INOUI
£8Alsa
Thu
11 Nov
£20SNCF | TGV INOUI
£4Alsa
Fri
12 Nov
£18SNCF | TER
£8BlaBlaCar Bus
Sat
13 Nov
£20SNCF | TGV INOUI
£8BlaBlaCar Bus
Sun
14 Nov
£18SNCF | TER
£8BlaBlaCar Bus

The fastest trains from Bordeaux to Donostia-San Sebastian

Showing times and prices for 26 Oct

Fastest Journey

2 h 27 m

Average

2 h 39 m

Trains per day

17

Distance

203 km

Of the 17 trains that leave Bordeaux for Donostia-San Sebastian every day 14 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 203 km distance in an average of 2 h 39 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 2 h 27 m .

The slowest trains will take 3 h 10 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
12:49Bordeaux Saint-Jean2h27 15:16Les Deux-Jumeaux
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£321One-way
2nd Fastest
20:02Bordeaux Saint-Jean2h30 22:32Gare d'Hendaye
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£201One-way
2nd Fastest
18:05Bordeaux Saint-Jean2h30 20:35Gare d'Hendaye
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£201One-way
12:02Bordeaux Saint-Jean2h31 14:33Gare d'Hendaye
0 changes
£561One-way
14:47Bordeaux Saint-Jean2h31 17:18Les Deux-Jumeaux
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£321One-way

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Train Information from Bordeaux to Donostia-San Sebastian

distanceDistance126 miles (203 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 30 min
priceAverage train ticket price£18 (€21)
frequencyTrain frequency8 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 8 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersSNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF | TER or SNCF | TER

Trains from Bordeaux to Donostia-San Sebastian cover the 126 miles (203 km) long route taking on average 2 h 30 min with our travel partners like SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF | TER or SNCF | TER. Normally, there are 8 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £18, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £17.

Travel Tips

Trains from Bordeaux to Donostia-San Sebastian
Travel by train 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 Bordeaux to Donostia-San Sebastian.
FAQs
Is cross-border travel by train between Bordeaux, France and Donostia-San Sebastian, Spain allowed?

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

What is the status of international entry into Spain from France?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Spain from Bordeaux?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands
  • 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

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

When travelling in Spain, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

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

The information above was last checked on 24/10/2021. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Donostia-San Sebastian from Bordeaux before travelling.

What COVID restrictions are there for my return journey by train to Bordeaux, France from Donostia-San Sebastian, Spain?

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Donostia-San Sebastian to Bordeaux is: Partially open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to France from Spain?

Reentry to France is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain

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

What are the entry requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 1 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required

What are the safety rules to follow in Bordeaux, France?

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

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

Last verified on 24/10/2021. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your Donostia-San Sebastian to Bordeaux train here.

How much does a cheap train from Bordeaux to Donostia-San Sebastian cost?
You can find a cheap train from Bordeaux to Donostia-San Sebastian for some dates and times for as low as £17  one way in the next 7 days.
What is the average cost of a train from Bordeaux to Donostia-San Sebastian?
In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a train ticket to Donostia-San Sebastian from Bordeaux is £18  one way.
How far is it from Bordeaux to Donostia-San Sebastian by train?
When travelling this route you should expect the distance to Donostia-San Sebastian from Bordeaux via train to be approximately 126 miles (203 km).
How many hours does it take from Bordeaux to Donostia-San Sebastian by train?
On average the Bordeaux to Donostia-San Sebastian train time is 2 h 30 min  covering the 126 miles (203 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.
Which train providers can get me from Bordeaux to Donostia-San Sebastian?
For the route from Bordeaux to Donostia-San Sebastian you can take a train with SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF | TER or SNCF | TER. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services from Bordeaux to Donostia-San Sebastian on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
Are there any Bordeaux to Donostia-San Sebastian direct trains?
Yes, there are 8 direct trains between Bordeaux and Donostia-San Sebastian per day with SNCF | TER or SNCF | TGV INOUI  on Omio. This is worth paying attention to when you buy your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and help save you time travelling to your destination.
How many train services are there between Bordeaux and Donostia-San Sebastian a day?
The average number of trains departing Bordeaux for Donostia-San Sebastian is 8 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
What are the first and last departure train times from Bordeaux to Donostia-San Sebastian?
The first Bordeaux to Donostia-San Sebastian train departs at 04: 42   and the last train from Bordeaux to Donostia-San Sebastian leaves at 19: 02. Check out the most up-to-date Bordeaux to Donostia-San Sebastian train times on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
When should I purchase Bordeaux Donostia-San Sebastian train tickets to score the best deals?
You can find a train between Bordeaux and Donostia-San Sebastian to cost on average £18 one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your route. You’ll see tickets for the Bordeaux to Donostia-San Sebastian train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Bordeaux
Donostia-San Sebastian
The major railway station for departures from Bordeaux is Bordeaux Saint-Jean. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Bordeaux Saint-Jean for your trip to Donostia-San Sebastian from Bordeaux.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxiTaxi
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Mon - Sun: 09: 00 - 19: 00
Connections to/from station
Tram lines: C
Train lines: TGV, Intercités, TER 6P, TER 16, TER 17, TER 24, TER 26, TER 32, TER 33, TER 40, TER 47, TER 61
Bus lines: 1, 9, 10, 11, Aéroport Navette