International Relations Office
How to get to San Sebastian
There are several airports near the city of San Sebastián.
- San Sebastian (Fuenterrabia) Airport - 23 km. from Donostia-San Sebastián by motorway.
- Bilbao (Loiu) Airport - 12 km. from Bilbao. (Bilbao – San Sebastián: 100 km.)
- Biarritz (France) Airport- 50 km. from Donostia-San Sebastián by motorway.
There are direct bus services from all three airports to the city of San Sebastián:
From Bilbao (Loiu) airport: The PESA bus company takes the student to the city's main bus terminal (Paseo Federico García Lorca).
From Biarritz airport: There is a PESA bus to San Sebastián's main bus terminal (Paseo Federico Garcia Lorca). The airport is around 45 minutes (50km.) away.
From San Sebastián-Fuenterrabia airport: EKIALDEBUS bus E21 goes to the city centre (Plaza de Guipúzcoa), which is 30 minutes (22 km.) away.
From the Renfe train station, also known as Estación del Norte, is located in the city centre (Paseo de Francia) and has service to all of Spain's major cities.
From Euskotren's Amara Station: The station is located in the city centre (Easo Square, s/n), and connects San Sebastian with Hendaye (France), Lasarte and Bilbao.
San Sebastián's main bus station (Paseo Federico Garcia Lorca, 1) is next to the “Estación del Norte” train station. There is bus service to and from the surrounding cities, major cities in Spain and many European cities.