International Relations Office
How to get to San Sebastian
There are several airports near the city of San Sebastián.
- San Sebastian (Hondarribia) Airport - 23 Km. to Donostia-San Sebastián by motorway.
- Bilbao (Loiu) Airport - 12 Km. to BILBAO. (Bilbao – San Sebastián: 100 km.)
- Biarritz (France) Airport- 55 Km. to Donostia-San Sebastián by motorway.
There are direct bus services from all three airports to the city of San Sebastián:
From Bilbao (Loiu) airport: There is a bus company, PESA, that will take the student to the city (Pº Federico García Lorca).
From Biarritz airport: there is a possibility to take a PESA bus to get to San Sebastián (Pº Federico Garcia Lorca). The airport is around 45 minutes away, 40km.
From San Sebastián-Fuenterrabia airport: EKIALDEBUS bus company, route E21, will go to the city centre (Guipúzcoa Square), which is 30 minutes away, 22km.
From Renfe station, also known as Estación del Norte: It is located in the city centre (Paseo de Francia) and has services to all of Spain's major cities.
From Amara Station, with Euskotren: The station is located in the city centre (Easo Square, s/n), and connects San Sebastian with Hendaye (France) – Lasarte - Bilbao.
The bus Station of San Sebastián (Paseo Federico Garcia Lorca, 1) is next to “Estación del Norte” train station. There are bus services to and from surrounding cities, Spain's major cities, and many European cities.