Travel information

August is high season in Donostia-San Sebastián. Early booking of all travel arrangements including accomodation is STRONGLY encouraged!! Consider refundable bookings if you still want to stay flexible.


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Useful information how to reach San Sebastián is found here:

Despite the distance from San Sebastián (110km), the airport of Bilbao (BIO) is probably the best option. The airport is served by various airlines, and it is well-connected to major European airports. In front of the terminal, you will find convenient bus service to San Sebastián bus terminal (every 30 min, 1h 10min travel time, 17EUR). A taxi  will cost approx. 110 EUR.

The closest airport is Donostia-San Sebastian Airport (EAS), situated in Hondarribia, 18 km north of San Sebastían. There are interurban bus lines to San Sebastián (Lurraldebus, 3EUR). Taxi about 45€.

Other nearby airports are Biarritz (BIQ) in France, or Vitoria-Gasteiz (VIT).

If you want to travel by train, the French border village of Hendaye is connected to the French high-speed train system, and also served by commuter train to Donostia/San Sebastián ( Of course, San Sebastián is also connected to various long-distance lines of the Spanish railways (RENFE).

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There are many good options for accomodation in San Sebastián. Here you find a few suggestions, not very far from our conference venue (Palació Miramar):  

*  4-star hotel. We also plan to have the lunch breaks within this hotel, 650m to Palació Miramar.

* 2-star hotel, first line Ondarreta beach. 750m to Palació Miramar.

* 3-star hotel, first line La Kontxa beach. 1000m to Palació Miramar.

* 2-star hotel next to University Campus. 1300m to Palació Miramar.

* hotel in Matias Kalea, 500m to Palació Miramar.

* 2-star hotel, 1700m to Palació Miramar.