How to get there

By PLANE

San Sebastián has three airports (two international) within just over 100 km of the city: Bilbao, San Sebastian and Biarritz

 

From Bilbao airport

The most convienient and cheapest way to get to San Sebastián from Bilbao Airport (Loiu) is by regular shuttle. There is a direct bus service departing from the airport which will take you to the downtown area in just 1h 15. The bus stop is right outside the airport on your right, the name of the bus company is PESA.

Departures: There is one departure per hour from 07:45 to 23:45.

Price: Single tickets cost around 17,10 euros.


From San Sebastián airport 

San Sebastian Airport is a Spanish airport located 22 km from the city of San Sebastian in the town of Fuenterrabia, Guipuzcoa, near the border between Spain and France

San Sebastian.Airport-Shuttle.com is specialized in airport transfer service in San Sebastian.

 

From Biarritz airport

Biarritz airport, in spite of being located in France, is the nearest one to San Sebastian aside from Fuenterrabía. It is just 50 kilometres away from the city centre.

The easiest way to get there is by bus, with the PESA company. Only one bus a day connects Biarritz airport with San Sebastian.

The easiest way to get from Biarritz to San Sebastian is surely by private transfer using Biarritz Airport Transfers.

By CAR

Getting to San Sebastián by car is extremely easy. The city is connected to the rest of Spain and France by the N-1 (the national highway connecting Madrid to Irun), the AP-8 (Bilbao-Irun) and A-63 (Paris-Irun) motorways and the A-15 highway (Pamplona-San Sebastián).

 

Another comfortable way to get in San Sebastian is parking your car in Ficoba Exhibition Center in Irun (at the French border, 20 Kms from San Sebastian) and take the Euskotren train to San Sebastian (40 minutes ride)

Once in San Sebastián, you can leave your car in one of the more than 6,000 parking places found in different parts of the city.

 

You can find further information about parking at the website