Getting to San Sebastian

There are 3 main airports near San Sebastian that you may fly into:

  • SAN SEBASTIAN (EAS)
  • BIARRITZ (BIQ)
  • BILBAO(BIO)

The key to choosing the best flight connections to San Sebastian, Biarritz or Bilbao airports is knowing the European hubs which have direct flights there. 

Below you may find the airports that have direct flights to the 3 main airports nearest to San Sebastian:

San Sebastian Airport (20 km distance)

Taxi: 30 minutes to hotel - 35 EUR
Transfer service (Ekialde Bus)
From the airport to city centre: from 06:55 to 19:55 hr. Every hour Monday to Friday – Saturdays and Sundays
30 minutes journey to San Sebastian city centre.
*National Flights only: Madrid, Spain - Barcelona, Spain

Biarritz Airport (40 km distance)

Taxi: 120 - 150 EUR - 45 minutes to hotel
Bus Transfer Service from Airport to Amara Bus Station (San Sebastian city centre): 7,00 EUR - 11:45am - 12:40pm
Tickets can be purchased at the bus stop
pesa.net 

Bilbao Airport (105 Km distance)

Taxi: 160 EUR - 1 hour to hotel
Bus Transfer Service from Airport to Amara Bus Station (San Sebastian city centre): 17,00 EUR per person - Every hour
Tickets can be purchased at the bus stop
pesa.net 


For instance, if you’re flying from New York or San Francisco you can fly via AirFrance into Bilbao (stop-over: Paris CDG).

From New York another option is flying to London (LHR) via British Airways then fly to Bilbao via Vueling or British Airways

From Singapore, fly direct to Barcelona and continue with to Bilbao via Vueling Airlines.

Below, you can find more detailed information. If you're nevertheless having difficulty, kindly contact Alejandra at amolina@i-com.org for further assistance.


DIRECT FLIGHTS

From Spain

MADRID
• To San Sebastian via Iberia (operated by AirNostrum)
*Type of Aircraft: ATR - 72 (propeller)

Daily Flights Madrid - San Sebastian (click to see the timetable)

Monday:
Dep. 08:05 - Arr. 09:20
Dep. 09:20 - Arr. 10:35
Dep. 15:45 - Arr. 17:00
Dep. 19:20 - Arr. 20:35
Dep. 20:05 - Arr. 21:20

Tuesday:
Dep. 09:20 - Arr. 10:35
Dep. 11:50 - Arr. 13:05
Dep. 15:45 - Arr. 17:00
Dep. 19:20 - Arr. 20:35
Dep. 20:05 - Arr. 21:20

Wednesday:
Dep. 09:20 - Arr. 10:35
Dep. 11:50 - Arr. 13:05
Dep. 15:45 - Arr. 17:00
Dep. 19:20 - Arr. 20:35
Dep. 20:05 - Arr. 21:20

Thursday:
Dep. 08:05 - Arr. 09:20
Dep. 09:20 - Arr. 10:35
Dep. 11:50 - Arr. 13:05
Dep. 15:45 - Arr. 17:00
Dep. 19:20 - Arr. 20:35
Dep. 20:05 - Arr. 21:20

Friday:
Dep. 08:05 - Arr. 09:20
Dep. 11:50 - Arr. 13:05
Dep. 15:45 - Arr. 17:00
Dep. 16:30 - Arr. 17:45
Dep. 19:20 - Arr. 20:35

Saturday:
Dep. 08:05 - Arr. 09:20
Dep. 11:50 - Arr. 13:05
Dep. 15:45 - Arr. 17:00

Sunday:
Dep. 11:50 - Arr. 13:05
Dep. 15:45 - Arr. 17:00
Dep. 16:30 - Arr. 17:45
Dep. 19:20 - Arr. 20:35

BARCELONA
• To San Sebastian via Vueling Airlines
*Type of aircraft: Airbus A319

Daily Flights Barcelona - San Sebastian (click to see the timetable)

Monday:
Dep. 06:50 - Arr. 08:00
Dep. 16.40 - Arr. 17.50

Tuesday:
Dep. 06:50 - Arr. 08:00
Dep. 16.40 - Arr. 17.50

Wednesday:
Dep. 06:50 - Arr. 08:00
Dep. 16.40 - Arr. 17.50

Thursday:
Dep. 06:50 - Arr. 08:00
Dep. 16.40 - Arr. 17.50

Friday:
Dep. 06:50 - Arr. 08:00
Dep. 16.40 - Arr. 17.50

Saturday:
Dep. 06:50 - Arr. 08:00
Dep. 16.40 - Arr. 17.50

Sunday:
Dep. 06:50 - Arr. 08:00
Dep. 16.40 - Arr. 17.50

BARCELONA
• To Bilbao via Vueling Airlines
*Type of aircraft: Airbus A320

Daily Flights Barcelona - Bilbao (click to see the timetable)

Monday:
Dep. 07:00 - Arr. 08:15
Dep. 07:40 - Arr. 08:55
Dep. 08:55 - Arr. 10:10
Dep. 09:55 - Arr. 11:10
Dep. 11:45 - Arr. 13:00
Dep. 15:50 - Arr. 17:05
Dep. 17:45 - Arr. 19:00
Dep. 19:35 - Arr. 20:50
Dep. 20:30 - Arr. 21:45

Tuesday:
Dep. 07:00 - Arr. 08:15
Dep. 07:40 - Arr. 08:55
Dep. 08:55 - Arr. 10:10
Dep. 09:55 - Arr. 11:10
Dep. 11:45 - Arr. 13:00
Dep. 15:50 - Arr. 17:05
Dep. 17:45 - Arr. 19:00
Dep. 19:35 - Arr. 20:50
Dep. 20:30 - Arr. 21:45

Wednesday:
Dep. 07:00 - Arr. 08:15
Dep. 07:40 - Arr. 08:55
Dep. 08:55 - Arr. 10:10
Dep. 09:55 - Arr. 11:10
Dep. 11:45 - Arr. 13:00
Dep. 15:50 - Arr. 17:05
Dep. 17:45 - Arr. 19:00
Dep. 19:35 - Arr. 20:50
Dep. 20:30 - Arr. 21:45

Thursday:
Dep. 07:00 - Arr. 08:15
Dep. 07:40 - Arr. 08:55
Dep. 08:55 - Arr. 10:10
Dep. 09:55 - Arr. 11:10
Dep. 11:45 - Arr. 13:00
Dep. 15:50 - Arr. 17:05
Dep. 17:45 - Arr. 19:00
Dep. 19:35 - Arr. 20:50
Dep. 20:30 - Arr. 21:45

Friday:
Dep. 07:00 - Arr. 08:15
Dep. 07:40 - Arr. 08:55
Dep. 08:55 - Arr. 10:10
Dep. 09:55 - Arr. 11:10
Dep. 11:45 - Arr. 13:00
Dep. 15:50 - Arr. 17:05
Dep. 17:45 - Arr. 19:00
Dep. 19:35 - Arr. 20:50
Dep. 20:30 - Arr. 21:45

Saturday:
Dep. 07:00 - Arr. 08:15
Dep. 09:55 - Arr. 11:10
Dep. 11:45 - Arr. 13:00
Dep. 15:50 - Arr. 17:05
Dep. 17:45 - Arr. 19:00

Sunday:
Dep. 07:40 - Arr. 08:55
Dep. 08:55 - Arr. 10:10
Dep. 15:50 - Arr. 17:05
Dep. 17:45 - Arr. 19:00
Dep. 19:35 - Arr. 20:50
Dep. 20:30 - Arr. 21:45


From United Kingdom

LONDON STANSTED
• To Biarritz via Ryanair

LONDON GATWICK
• To Bilbao via Vueling

LONDON HEATHROW
• To Bilbao via British Airways
• To Biarritz via Air France


From France

PARIS ORLY
• To Biarritz via AirFrance

PARIS CHARLES DE GAULLE
• To Bilbao via AirFrance
• To Biarritz via EasyJet


From Switzerland

GENEVA
• To Bilbao via EasyJet (2 flights per week Tuesday and Saturday)
• To Biarritz via Hop! (1 flight per week)


From Germany

MUNICH
• To Bilbao via Lufthansa

FRANKFURT
• To Bilbao via Lufthansa


From Portugal

LISBON
• To Bilbao via TAP


From Netherlands

AMSTERDAM
• To Bilbao via KLM or Vueling


FLIGHTS WITH 1 STOP

From China

HONG KONG
• To London (LHR) via British Airways, continue to Bilbao via British Airways
• To Amsterdam via KLM, continue to Bilbao via KLM
• To Munich via Lufthansa, continue to Bilbao via Lufthansa

SHANGHAI
• To Amsterdam via KLM, continue to Bilbao via KLM


From India

DELHI
• To Paris (CDG) via Air France, continue to Bilbao via Air France
• To Munich via Lufthansa, continue to Bilbao via Lufthansa


From Japan

TOKYO
• To London (LHR) via Japan Airlines, continue to Bilbao via British Airways
• To Madrid via Iberia, continue to San Sebastian via Iberia


From Singapore

SINGAPORE
• To Barcelona via Singapore Airlines, continue to Bilbao via Vueling
• To Munich via Singapore Airlines, continue to Bilbao via Lufthansa
• To London (LHR) via British Airways, continue to Bilbao via British Airways
• To Amsterdam via KLM, continue to Bilbao via KLM


From UAE

DUBAI
• To Barcelona via Emirates or British Airways, continue to Barcelona via Vueling


From USA

NYC JFK 
• To Madrid via Iberia, continue to San Sebastian via Iberia
• To London (LHR) via British Airways, continue to Bilbao via British Airways
• To Munich via Lufthansa, continue to Bilbao via Lufthansa

NYC NEWARK
• To London (LHR) via British Airways, continue to Bilbao via British Airways

SAN FRANCISCO
• To Paris (CDG) via AirFrance, continue to Bilbao via AirFrance
• To London (LHR) via British Airways, continue to Bilbao via British Airways
• To Munich via Lufthansa, continue to Bilbao via British Airways


NOTE: Flight times listed above are subject to change. Please visit the Airline websites directly for updated itineraries and flight timetables.