Trains from
Barcelona to San Sebastián-Donostia

Barcelona to San Sebastián-Donostia route details

Route overview
Avg. journey time6h 28m
Trains per day2
Fare range€19-€209
Distance403km
First & last trains
First train departs at07:30
Last train departs at15:30
Fastest journey
Fastest route5h 33m
ChangesDirect
Stations
Origin StationBarcelona
Destination StationSan Sebastián-Donostia

Train times for Mon 23 Oct

06:45
13:03
Barcelona
San Sebastián-Donostia
6h 18m1 change
06:47
13:03
Barcelona
San Sebastián-Donostia
6h 16m1 change
08:45
16:34
Barcelona
San Sebastián-Donostia
7h 49m2 changes
09:04
16:34
Barcelona
San Sebastián-Donostia
7h 30m2 changes
11:25
19:48
Barcelona
San Sebastián-Donostia
8h 23m2 changes
11:43
19:48
Barcelona
San Sebastián-Donostia
8h 05m2 changes

When is the best time to buy tickets?

Buying tickets in advance can save you money. Prices for train journeys from Barcelona to San Sebastián-Donostia start at €47.48 when you book at least 28 days in advance.*

28 days
in advance
Find this ticket!
€47.48
14 days
in advance
€50.36
Avg. single price
On the day
€74.35
Avg. single price

What is the minimum price of a ticket from Barcelona to San Sebastián-Donostia?

The minimum price of a train ticket from Barcelona to San Sebastián-Donostia is €19.4. To buy train tickets from Barcelona to San Sebastián-Donostia for the lowest price possible, we recommend that you book your tickets as early as possible. Tickets go on sale usually 3 months in advance, yet in some rare cases this can be up to 6 months. For more precise information on when you can book your tickets or whether there are any promotional sales, click here.

How long does it take to travel from Barcelona to San Sebastián-Donostia by train?

The average journey time between Barcelona and San Sebastián-Donostia is 6 hours and 28 minutes and the fastest journey time is 5 hours and 33 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 4 trains per day travelling from Barcelona to San Sebastián-Donostia. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What time is the first and last train of the day from Barcelona to San Sebastián-Donostia?

The first train from Barcelona to San Sebastián-Donostia departs at 07:30. The last train from Barcelona to San Sebastián-Donostia departs at 15:30. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services. Alternatively, some popular routes may run throughout the night at a reduced frequency. There may also be less services on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Are there direct train services between Barcelona and San Sebastián-Donostia?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Barcelona to San Sebastián-Donostia without having to change trains. There are 2 direct trains from Barcelona to San Sebastián-Donostia. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

How do I get back to Barcelona?

By train, of course. See trains from San Sebastián-Donostia to Barcelona.

  • *Average prices for adult tickets in economy. Discount cards and coach journey excluded. Prices are based on searches made by our customers over the past 6 months. “14 days in advance” includes days 13 and 15.
  • **The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Barcelona to San Sebastián-Donostia for a typical week day using timetable data for 23/10/2017. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 04/08/2017 for travel on 01/11/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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