How to get from Paris to Donostia-San Sebastian

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from Paris to Donostia-San Sebastian

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

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To get from Paris to Donostia-San Sebastian on 29 Jun we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

22:30Paris10h55 09:25San Sebastián / Donostia, Federico García Lorca
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£441One-way
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14:00Paris11h25 01:25San Sebastián / Donostia, Federico García Lorca
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£401One-way
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13:30Paris11h55 01:25San Sebastián / Donostia, Federico García Lorca
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£401One-way
21:30Paris, Quai de Bercy13h00 10:30San Sebastián / Donostia, Federico García Lorca
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£591One-way
10:15Gare Montparnasse5h28 15:43Les Deux-Jumeaux
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£1341One-way

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Travel Information to Donostia-San Sebastian from Paris

distanceDistance434 miles (700 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
fastestFastest modeFlight • £246 • 4 h 30 min
carriersPopular travel companiesEurolines Switzerland, Vueling or SNCF | TGV INOUI

Take a coach, flight, ferry or train to travel 434 miles (700 km) from Paris to Donostia-San Sebastian. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are Eurolines Switzerland, Vueling or SNCF | TGV INOUI among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach, flight or train from Paris to Donostia-San Sebastian.

Travel Tips: Travel from Paris to Donostia-San Sebastian

Travel 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 Paris to Donostia-San Sebastian.
FAQs

International travel from Paris, France to Donostia-San Sebastian, Spain is: Fully open.

Can I enter Spain if coming from France?

Entry into Spain is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of France.

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Donostia-San Sebastian if travelling from Paris?

Conditions of entry:

  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands

What measures do I need to follow in Donostia-San Sebastian, Spain due to the pandemic?

All travellers in Spain must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 27/06/2022; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey between Paris and Donostia-San Sebastian.

The restriction level for your return to Paris, France from Spain is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Paris from Donostia-San Sebastian restricted?

Entry into France is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Paris from Donostia-San Sebastian?

Conditions of reentry into France:

  • 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 48 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 declaration required

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Paris, France?

You should observe these safety measures in France as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

This information about your return travel to France was last checked on 27/06/2022. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Paris from Donostia-San Sebastian closer to your date of departure here.

There are 4 travel options from Paris to Donostia-San Sebastian: coach, flight, ferry or train.

Ferry services offer the cheapest way to get from Paris to Donostia-San Sebastian. Tickets for a ferry cost on average £1.

This is compared to other travel options to Donostia-San Sebastian:

A ferry is £44 less than a coach for this journey with tickets for a coach from Paris to Donostia-San Sebastian costing on average £44.

A ferry is about £246 less than a flight, which costs on average £246 for this route.

A ferry journey is usually £102 less than a journey to Donostia-San Sebastian by train, which costs on average £102 for the same trip.

The fastest way from Paris to Donostia-San Sebastian is by flight with an average journey time of 4 h 30 min.

Other travel options to Donostia-San Sebastian from Paris can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by coach can take 10 h 5 min   on average.

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In comparison, going by train can take 4 h 33 min   on average.

The distance from Paris to Donostia-San Sebastian is approximately 434 miles (700 km).

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

  • 6 coaches a day.
  • 7 trains a day.

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

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Paris to Donostia-San Sebastian:

  • Most travellers catch their coach from Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine) and arrive in San Sebastián / Donostia, Federico García Lorca.
  • Most travellers take a flight from Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport to San Sebastian.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Paris to Donostia-San Sebastian, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Eurolines Switzerland can take you to Donostia-San Sebastian by coach. If searching for a good deal on coaches, you can find tickets for Eurolines Switzerland from Paris to Donostia-San Sebastian for £44.
  • Vueling can get you to Donostia-San Sebastian by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with Vueling from Paris to Donostia-San Sebastian for £246 on Omio.
  • Travel with SNCF | TGV INOUI to go to Donostia-San Sebastian by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find SNCF | TGV INOUI Paris to Donostia-San Sebastian tickets on Omio for £102.

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

  • You'll find 6 direct coaches per day with Flixbus, Alsa, BlaBlaCar or Eurolines Switzerland.
  • You can take a direct flight with with direct flights per day.
  • You'll find direct trains per day with SNCF | TGV INOUI.

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

Many of our customers who book a trip from Paris to Donostia-San Sebastian often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like Madrid, Barcelona or Bilbao. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Paris and Donostia-San Sebastian itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Donostia-San Sebastian and any of these top destinations today!

When planning your trip to Donostia-San Sebastian from Paris, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Coach tickets are costing on average £44 one way.
  • Plane tickets cost on average £246 one way.
  • Ferry tickets cost on average £1 one way.
  • Train tickets are costing £102 one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets between Paris and Donostia-San Sebastian online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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