Location

Its strategic location and the huge amount of infrastructure serving the city have made Donostia/San Sebastián easy to reach, connected to the rest of the world by every means of transport. Choose the one best suited to you, and start your journey!

By air

Within a radius of just over 100 km around Donostia/San Sebastián, there are 5 airports, 3 of which are international.
Donostia/San Sebastián has an airport 20 minutes from the city centre, offering connections to Madrid and Barcelona.
The Bilbao Airport, 100 km away, offers connections to the rest of Europe. Biarritz Airport is 40 km away, and is served by French, international and low-cost airlines.

Donostia/San Sebastián Airport (EAS)<>20 kms
Bilbao Airport (BIO)<>105 kms
Biarritz Airport (BIQ)<>40 kms
Pamplona Airport (PNA)<>90 kms
Vitoria-Gasteiz Airport<>96 kms

By train

Located right in the city centre, the Donostia/San Sebastián train station, known as Estación del Norte, provides connections to numerous domestic cities, including Madrid and Barcelona, as well as international destinations such as Paris and Lisbon.
Entering and leaving Donostia/San Sebastián by rail will be much quicker thanks to the new high-speed train, which will soon link the city to a number of destinations.
The city is also served by the Metro Donostialdea, a narrow-gauge railway network linking it to Bilbao and Basque coastal towns such as Zarautz. There is also a railway line to Hendaye, featuring the train popularly known as the “Topo”, or mole.

By bus

Donostia/San Sebastián has a bus station linking the city to other towns throughout Spain and part of Europe.