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Bordeaux to San Sebastián by train

  • First train
    06:34
  • Last train
    22:51
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    3hr 16m
  • Distance
    203 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    3
  • Avg. journey time
    22hr 9m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Bordeaux to San Sebastián by train

Fast trains from Bordeaux to San Sebastián take around 3 hours and 16 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 203 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Bordeaux and San Sebastián.

1. Are there direct trains from Bordeaux to San Sebastián?

Journeys between Bordeaux and San Sebastián usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 17 departures on the route from Bordeaux to San Sebastián every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 15 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Bordeaux to San Sebastián?

The Bordeaux to San Sebastián train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 16 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Bordeaux to San Sebastián train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to San Sebastián is usually scheduled to depart Bordeaux around 06:34 and the last train is around 22:51. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Bordeaux around 07:47, and the last at 21:47.

When to book Bordeaux to San Sebastián train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Bordeaux to San Sebastián by train.

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Which train companies operate between Bordeaux and San Sebastián?

More than one train company operates on the route from Bordeaux to San Sebastián, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Alvia
  • Intercity
  • Media Distancia
  • Regional Express
  • TGV
  • Train Express Regional
  • Trenhotel

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.