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Journey timeFrom 3h 40m
Price$14.72 - $176.88
Distance206km (128 miles)
Frequency2 trains per day
Departure stationSan Sebastián
Arrival stationZaragoza
ChangesDirect trains available
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San Sebastián to Zaragoza train times

Check out the next trains departing from San Sebastián to Zaragoza for Tuesday 22nd Oct 2019. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
DepartsArrivesDuration
07:2811:103h 42m, direct
11:1416:595h 45m, 1 change
14:0418:514h 47m, 1 change
16:1019:503h 40m, direct
16:3322:356h 02m, 2 changes
19:1006:2911h 19m, 1 change

Renfe, Alvia and Media Distancia trains from San Sebastián to Zaragoza

You can travel from San Sebastián to Zaragoza on Renfe, Alvia and Media Distancia 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).

Renfe's Alvia services combine high-speed tracks with lower speed sections, reaching speeds of up to 250 km/h on international lines and 200 km/h on conventional lines. These trains connect the cities of Madrid, Barcelona and Alicante with the other main Spanish cities. Alvia offers two types of classes – Turista (Second Class) and Preferente (First Class). The latter has wider seats, carriages with fewer seats, offers complimentary food and drinks, free newspapers, and access to parking and Club meeting rooms.

Renfe's Media Distancia are regional trains operated by CAF locomotives that operate medium-distance routes that are not operated by Avant high-speed trains. Most trains Media Distancia trains are one class. However, there are some that will have Turista (Second Class) and Preferente (First Class). These trains also have spaces for bicycles, and all seats are equipped with power sockets and reading lights.

Cheap train tickets from San Sebastián to Zaragoza

Train tickets from San Sebastián to Zaragoza start at €12.55 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 €55.89.
lowest price found
from12.55
2 weeksin advance
avg. single price25.65
on the day
avg. single price55.89

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 San Sebastián to Zaragoza 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 San Sebastián to Zaragoza? 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 to Zaragoza take?

The average journey time by train between San Sebastián and Zaragoza is 5 hours and 52 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 San Sebastián and Zaragoza by train?

The fastest journey time by train from San Sebastián to Zaragoza is 3 hours and 40 minutes.

How much does the train from San Sebastián to Zaragoza cost?

Train tickets from San Sebastián to Zaragoza can start from as little as €12.55 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 to Zaragoza?

Yes, it is possible to travel from San Sebastián to Zaragoza without having to change trains. There are 2 direct trains from San Sebastián to Zaragoza. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

What time does the first train from San Sebastián to Zaragoza leave?

The first train from San Sebastián to Zaragoza leaves at 07:28. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from San Sebastián to Zaragoza leave?

The last train from San Sebastián to Zaragoza leaves at 19:10. 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 and Zaragoza by train?

Trains travelling from San Sebastián to Zaragoza cover a distance of around 206km during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Zaragoza to San Sebastián. If you’re looking for other options, you can also catch the bus from San Sebastián to Zaragoza.
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 San Sebastián to Zaragoza for a typical week day using timetable data for 22/10/2019. 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 03/04/2019 for travel on 10/04/2019 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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