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Journey timeFrom 5h 05m
Price$28.65 - $157.12
Distance304km (189 miles)
Frequency1 train per day
Departure stationLeón
Arrival stationSan Sebastián-Donostia
ChangesDirect trains available
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León to San Sebastián-Donostia train times

Check out the next trains departing from León to San Sebastián-Donostia for Tuesday 26th Nov 2019. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
DepartsArrivesDuration
00:1210:5310h 41m, 1 change
07:5013:245h 34m, 1 change
10:4416:345h 50m, 1 change
13:3619:486h 12m, 1 change
15:4420:495h 05m, direct
18:4410:4816h 04m, 2 changes

Renfe trains from León to San Sebastián-Donostia

You can travel from León to San Sebastián-Donostia on Renfe trains. When you search for times and tickets, we might also show you some other options with multiple connections or operators if they’re available.

Renfe is the national train operator in Spain. It has the widest network of high-speed trains in Europe, linking major cities with AVE, AV-City, Avant, Alvia, and Euromed trains. Long-distance routes are served by Altaria and Talgo trains, while regional routes are operated by Media Distancia, Regional and Express Regional trains. Renfe also operates on international routes to France and Portugal. Renfe trains offer four different travel classes, depending on the train you’re travelling on – Turista (Standard), Turista Plus (Premium Economy), Preferente (Business Class) and Club (First Class).

Cheap train tickets from León to San Sebastián-Donostia

Train tickets from León to San Sebastián-Donostia start at €24.65 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in Advance, however, if you're booking last-minute tickets on the day, the average price is around €49.66.
lowest price found
from24.65
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avg. single price49.66

Biglietti e offerte Trenitalia e Frecciarossa

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 León to San Sebastián-Donostia by booking early.§

Biglietti e offerte Italo treno

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.

Risparmia prenotando in anticipo

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!

Biglietti e offerte treni internazionali

Take a look at treni in Europa Low Cost to check when European train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap 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.

Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from León to San Sebastián-Donostia? 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 León to San Sebastián-Donostia take?

The average journey time by train between León and San Sebastián-Donostia is 8 hours and 14 minutes, with around 6 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 León and San Sebastián-Donostia by train?

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

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

Train tickets from León to San Sebastián-Donostia can start from as little as €24.65 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 León to San Sebastián-Donostia?

Yes, it is possible to travel from León to San Sebastián-Donostia without having to change trains. There are 1 direct train from León to San Sebastián-Donostia. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

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

The first train from León to San Sebastián-Donostia leaves at 00:12. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

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

The last train from León to San Sebastián-Donostia leaves at 18:44. 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 León and San Sebastián-Donostia by train?

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

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from San Sebastián-Donostia to León.
Average prices for adult tickets in economy. Discount cards and coach journey excluded. Prices are based on searches made by our customers over the past 6 months. "14 days in advance" includes days 13 and 15. / The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for León to San Sebastián-Donostia for a typical week day using timetable data for 26/11/2019. 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 05/04/2019 for travel on 07/04/2019 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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