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.
This is the last train of the day.
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2 h 27 m
2 h 39 m
Trains per day
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.
|Distance||126 miles (203 km)|
|Average train duration||2 h 30 min|
|Average train ticket price||£18 (€21)|
|Train frequency||8 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 8 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||SNCF | 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 between Bordeaux, France and Donostia-San Sebastian, Spain by train is: Partially open.
International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France
Conditions of entry:
When travelling in Spain, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:
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.
The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Donostia-San Sebastian to Bordeaux is: Partially open
Reentry to France is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain
What are the entry requirements?
The government of France has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
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.
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