|San Sebastian Airport||Ctra. de Playaundi, s/n 20280 Hondarribia/Guipúzcoa, Spain|
|Telephone Number||+34 943 668 500|
San Sebastian is modern airport situated 22kms northeast of San Sebastián (journey time 20 minutes) near the town of Hondarribia on the Bay of Biscay. San Sebastián Airport is a main gateway to the Basque region of northern Spain, as well as Biarritz and other areas near southwest France’s Atlantic coast.
There is one two-level terminal which handled 314,262 passengers and over 9,744 flight operations in 2009. Most scheduled flights are domestic connections to Madrid, Barcelona and Malaga.
The airport’s runway stretches along the river Bidasoa right on the Spanish-French border.An ATM and a post office are located on the arrivals level of the terminal and the VIP lounge has limited business and telecommunications facilities.
There are four car rental companies offering car hire at San Sebastian Airport. We provide telephone numbers and links for all the rent a car companies based in the terminal building:
- Atesa at San Sebastian Airport
- Avis at San Sebastian Airport
- Europcar at San Sebastian Airport
- Hertz at San Sebastian Airport
Flights to San Sebastian are available via Iberia and Air Nostrum Airlines from Barcelona to San Sebastian and Madrid to San Sebastian
If you are picking your friends or family up at the airport, you can check if the flight is landing on time. On our San Sebastian Airport Arrivals page we provide live online flight arrivals information and details on where you go to collect your baggage and rent your hire car when you arrive here.
Our San Sebastian Airport Departures section provides live online flight departure information.
The main car park is located directly opposite the terminal building; a secondary car park is to the right of the terminal. There is a pick-up and drop-off area immediately outside the terminal entrance.
It has spaces for 233 cars and the parking tariffs are as follows: from 0 to 30 minutes €0.014145 per minute: from minute 31 to minute 60 €0.017682 per minute: from minute 61 €0.013261 per minute: daily maximum up to four days €8.90: daily maximum as from the fifth day €7.10.
The taxi rank is located outside the arrivals hall at San Sebastian Airport. To give you an approximate idea of fares a taxi from the airport into San Sebastian is €30.00: €7.00 to Irun and €62.00 for Biarritz Airport.
Taxis wait for the flights to arrive but you can prebook by telephoning Radiotaxi on +34 943 633 303
There are two buses which operate from San Sebastian Airport. They follow routes to the centre of San Sebastian and between San Sebastian and Hondarribia. For more details visit our guide to San Sebastian Airport Buses.
There are no trains at San Sebastian Airport but there are two train stations in San Sebastian: the Renfe station for national trains is situated at the east end of Puente de Maria Cristina), and the Euskotren station for the local network can be found at Plaza Easo.
Trains operate from many parts of Spain, Portugal and France, including overnight services from Paris and Lisbon.
There is an Aeroshop gift shop and bazaar in the public area of San Sebastian Airport. You can purchase a variety of local products including wine, cider, txacoli, canned tuna, sweets, ceramics and T-shirts as well as newspapers or magazines to read on your flight.
Bars & Restaurants
There is an Airport Cafe in the boarding lounge where you can get breakfast, an aperitif, snacks and sandwiches or the famous local “pintxos donostiarras”.
Maps & Directions
San Sebastian Driving Directions: Access to the airport from Irun and Hondarribia is via the N-638. This road links up with the N-1 which connects the airport with San Sebastian and the south of France, and with the AP-8 Bilbao-Behobia motorway.
We provide a San Sebastian Airport map which you can use in conjunction with our San Sebastian Airport driving directions.
Left Luggage Store
Luggage storage at San SebastianThere is no left luggage store at San Sebastian Airport.
San Sebastian weather gives you a full 3 day, 5 day and 10 day forecast with details of the annual climate and average rainfall.