About traveling from San Sebastian to Bordeaux
Both San Sebastian and Bordeaux are distinctly beautiful cities renowned as much for their cuisine as for their outstanding architecture and landscapes. In San Sebastian, one of the cuisine capitals of the world, you can relax on picturesque beaches and marvel at the seaside mansions, before heading to Bordeaux to enjoy a glass of wine in one of the most famous wine-growing regions in the world.
If you decide to take a car transfer from San Sebastian to Bordeaux, you can immerse yourself in some interesting experiences along the way, including a visit to the Teich Bird reserve or the lush Bayonne Botanical Garden. Stop by the unique Rocher de la Vierge formation or the seaside village of Saint-Jean-de-Luz before, or swing by the neo-gothic Chateau d’Abbadie mansion. If you get hungry, take a break in Hondarribia for some delectable Basque cuisine.
How to get from San Sebastian to Bordeaux
If you’re traveling from San Sebastian to Bordeaux, you have several travel options. For travelers on a budget, the bus is the cheapest way to travel from San Sebastian to Bordeaux. The fastest way to travel from San Sebastian to Bordeaux is by car, which is of course the best way to travel from San Sebastian to Bordeaux since it’s so convenient. It’s also possible to fly from San Sebastian to Bordeaux, however there are no direct flights. There are no direct trains from San Sebastian to Bordeaux, and the nearest station is in Gare d’Hendaye, approximately 218 kilometers away from Bordeaux. In either case, the train and plane are more hassle than they’re worth.
San Sebastian to Bordeaux by bus
To travel from San Sebastian to Bordeaux, you can take a bus from the San Sebastian Donostia main train station and travel to Bordeaux’s Saint-Jean station. Buses leave every few hours with an overnight option leaving San Sebastian at 2:30 AM. The last evening bus departs at 10:55 PM. The 236-kilometer journey from Bordeaux to San Sebastian takes around 3 hours on Flixbus, Eurolines or Iberocoach International Lines and costs between €9 and €25.
All options offer direct service from San Sebastian to Bordeaux.
|Time intervals||6 per day|
|First/Last Departure||2:30 AM/10:55 PM|
|Operating Companies||Flixbus, Eurolines, Iberocoach|
San Sebastian to Bordeaux Private Car Transfer
For speed and convenience, a private car transfer with Daytrip is the best way to travel from San Sebastian to Bordeaux. You will be picked up at your accommodation in San Sebastian, and the driver will take care of your luggage. You’ll then be able to enjoy door-to-door service to your accommodation in Bordeaux and can even add sightseeing stops on the way!