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San Sebastián-Donostia to León by train

It takes an average of 5h 46m to travel from San Sebastián-Donostia to León by train, over a distance of around 189 miles (304 km). There are normally 4 trains per day travelling from San Sebastián-Donostia to León and tickets for this journey start from $28.33 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 5h 8m
PriceFrom $28.33
Distance189 miles (304 km)
Frequency4 trains per day
First train10:14
Last train15:33
Departure stationSan Sebastián-Donostia
Arrival stationLeón
Changes1 change
Train and bus operatorsALSA

San Sebastián-Donostia to León train times

Check out the next trains departing from San Sebastián-Donostia to León for Freitag Aug. 6. 2021. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
DepartsArrivesTrainDuration
11:14 San Sebastián-Donostia16:44 LeónMedia Distancia 18012 Renfe Get tickets5h 30m, 1 change
12:21 San Sebastián-Donostia17:29 LeónIntercity 281 Renfe Get tickets5h 8m, 1 change
14:04 San Sebastián-Donostia20:43 LeónMedia Distancia 18014 Renfe Get tickets6h 39m, 1 change
16:33 San Sebastián-Donostia22:21 LeónAlvia/Avant 4166 Renfe Get tickets5h 48m, 1 change
12:21 San Sebastián-Donostia17:29 LeónIntercity 281 Renfe Get tickets5h 8m, 1 change
14:04 San Sebastián-Donostia20:47 LeónMedia Distancia 18014 Renfe Get tickets6h 43m, 1 change
16:33 San Sebastián-Donostia22:21 LeónAlvia/Avant 4166 Renfe Get tickets5h 48m, 1 change
11:14 San Sebastián-Donostia16:44 LeónMedia Distancia 18012 Renfe Get tickets5h 30m, 1 change
12:21 San Sebastián-Donostia17:29 LeónIntercity 281 Renfe Get tickets5h 8m, 1 change
15:09 San Sebastián-Donostia20:43 LeónIntercity 4176 Renfe Get tickets5h 34m, 1 change

Cheap train tickets from San Sebastián-Donostia to León

The price of train tickets from San Sebastián-Donostia to León starts at $28.33 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. Booking on the day is usually more expensive and costs can vary depending on the time of day, route or class.

Book in advance

Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from San Sebastián-Donostia to León by booking early.§

Be flexible with your travel times

Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.

Choose a slower or connecting train

On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!

Look out for special deals

Take a look at our handy guides to find out when train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap European train tickets for your journey.

For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.

§Some train companies may not offer any Advance ticket types or cheaper deals for early bookings. On rare occasions, train companies may choose to release special offers closer to the date on last-minute or late-release tickets. This is dependent on the individual train operating company you travel with.

FAQs for San Sebastián-Donostia to León

Want to know more about your journey from San Sebastián-Donostia to León? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from San Sebastián-Donostia to León take?

The average journey time by train between San Sebastián-Donostia and León is 5 hours and 46 minutes, with around 4 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between San Sebastián-Donostia and León by train?

The fastest journey time by train from San Sebastián-Donostia to León is 5 hours and 8 minutes.

How much does the train from San Sebastián-Donostia to León cost?

Train tickets from San Sebastián-Donostia to León can start from as little as $28.33 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

Is there a direct train from San Sebastián-Donostia to León?

No, there are no direct train services from San Sebastián-Donostia to León. Travelling from San Sebastián-Donostia to León by train will require a minimum of 1 change.

What time does the first train from San Sebastián-Donostia to León leave?

The first train from San Sebastián-Donostia to León leaves at 10:14. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from San Sebastián-Donostia to León leave?

The last train from San Sebastián-Donostia to León leaves at 15:33. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between San Sebastián-Donostia and León by train?

Trains travelling from San Sebastián-Donostia to León cover a distance of around 189 miles (304 km) during the journey.

The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for San Sebastián-Donostia to León for a typical week day using timetable data for 08/06/2021. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 01/01/0001 for travel on 01/01/0001 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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