How to get from Donostia-San Sebastian to Lisbon

Travel options
from Donostia-San Sebastian to Lisbon

You can get from Donostia-San Sebastian to Lisbon by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation
flight

To get from Donostia-San Sebastian to Lisbon on 17 May we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

21:10San Sebastian3h15 23:25Lisbon Portela Airport
1 change
£1481One-way
Cheapest
01:30San Sebastián / Donostia, Federico García Lorca15h40 16:10Lisbon
0 changes
£571One-way
Other options
01:30San Sebastián / Donostia, Federico García Lorca16h15 16:45Lisbon
0 changes
£571One-way
13:40San Sebastian3h25 16:05Lisbon Portela Airport
1 change
£1851One-way
13:40San Sebastian10h45 23:25Lisbon Portela Airport
1 change
£1481One-way

Find all the dates and times for this journey by train, bus, and flight, .

More than 1,000 travel companies trust us to sell their tickets all in one place.

Trenitalia
Easyjet
Deutsche Bahn
SNCF
Place to stay

Need a place to stay in Lisbon?

view on map

Top pick hotels

View more

Entire homes & apartments

View more

Find the best accommodation for you, with our partner Booking.com

View all

Compare prices and tickets Prices for trains, buses and flights

Tue
17 May
Wed
18 May
Thu
19 May
Fri
20 May
Sat
21 May
Sun
22 May
Mon
23 May
Tue
24 May
Wed
25 May
Thu
26 May
Fri
27 May
Sat
28 May
Sun
29 May
Mon
30 May
Tue
31 May
Wed
01 Jun
Thu
02 Jun
Fri
03 Jun
Sat
04 Jun
Sun
05 Jun
Mon
06 Jun

Travel Information from Donostia-San Sebastian to Lisbon

distanceDistance489 miles (788 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or flight
priceTicket price range£26 - £104
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £26 • 14 h 40 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £104 • 3 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Iberia

Travel 489 miles (788 km) by coach or flight to Lisbon from Donostia-San Sebastian. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 15 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £26. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Flixbus or Iberia among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or flight from Donostia-San Sebastian to Lisbon.

Travel Tips: Travel from Donostia-San Sebastian to Lisbon

Travel to Lisbon 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 Donostia-San Sebastian to Lisbon.
FAQs

Travel from Donostia-San Sebastian, Spain to Lisbon, Portugal is: Partially open.

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

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

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Lisbon, Portugal from Donostia-San Sebastian?

Entry Requirements:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Portugal: Azores, Madeira

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Lisbon, Portugal?

The government of Portugal has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distance requirement: 2 metre (s) (7 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

The above information was last verified on 16/05/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip to Lisbon from Donostia-San Sebastian closer to your planned date of departure here.

The current restriction level for returning to Donostia-San Sebastian, Spain from Portugal is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Donostia-San Sebastian, Spain from Lisbon, Portugal?

Reentering Spain is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Portugal

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Donostia-San Sebastian from Lisbon?

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Health screen upon arrival
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands

Which rules do I need to follow in Donostia-San Sebastian, Spain regarding COVID-19?

All travellers returning to Spain must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

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

The information above was last checked on 16/05/2022. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Donostia-San Sebastian from Lisbon here.

There are 2 ways to travel from Donostia-San Sebastian to Lisbon including taking a coach or flight.

Coach services offer the cheapest way to get from Donostia-San Sebastian to Lisbon. Tickets for a coach cost on average £26.

This is compared to other travel options to Lisbon:

A coach is generally £78 less than a flight for the same journey. A flight costs on average £104 from Donostia-San Sebastian to Lisbon.

The fastest way to get to Lisbon from Donostia-San Sebastian is by flight with an average travel time of 3 h 15 min.

There are alternative travel options to Lisbon that can usually take longer:

In comparison, travelling by coach can take you on average 14 h 40 min.

Lisbon is approximately 489 miles (788 km) away from Donostia-San Sebastian.

The average frequency per day from Donostia-San Sebastian to Lisbon is:

  • Around 1 coach per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route from Donostia-San Sebastian to Lisbon as scheduled services by coach or flight can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Donostia-San Sebastian to Lisbon:

  • Coaches most often depart from Donostia-San Sebastian at San Sebastián / Donostia, Federico García Lorca and arrive in Lisbon at Lisbon, Gare Rodoviaria Sete Rios.
  • Flights most often depart from Donostia-San Sebastian at San Sebastian and arrive in Lisbon at Lisbon Portela Airport.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Donostia-San Sebastian to Lisbon:

  • You can travel between Donostia-San Sebastian and Lisbon by coach with Flixbus. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £26 with Flixbus from Donostia-San Sebastian to Lisbon.
  • You can travel between Donostia-San Sebastian and Lisbon by flight with Iberia. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £104 with Iberia from Donostia-San Sebastian to Lisbon.

Yes, there are direct services available from Donostia-San Sebastian to Lisbon with the following travel operators:

  • You'll find 1 direct coach per day with Flixbus, Alsa or Eurolines Switzerland.
  • You can take a direct flight with with direct flights per day.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Lisbon as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets from Donostia-San Sebastian to Lisbon.

Many of our customers travelling from Donostia-San Sebastian to Lisbon don't make Lisbon their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are Madrid, Porto or Paris, either of which you could add to your Donostia-San Sebastian and Lisbon trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Lisbon to any of these top destinations today!

Before travelling from Donostia-San Sebastian to Lisbon, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a coach ticket is £26 one way on average for this route.
  • The price of a plane ticket is on average £104 one way for this journey.

But we recommend booking Donostia-San Sebastian to Lisbon tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

The Omio App Makes Travel Planning Easy

We’ll get you where you want to go. From live train updates to mobile tickets, our innovative app is the ideal way to plan and keep track of your travel.

ios-badge
android-badge
Hand With Phone
Currency
Language