ARRIVING INTO SAN SEBASTIAN
You have a choice of two arrival airports:
Bilbao Airport (La Paloma - Lejona): Offers regular flights with London, Frankfurt, Paris, Brussels, Milan, Porto and Geneva
It is located about 96 km away from San Sebastian.
San Sebastián: Has a small airport with limited service, however five flights arrive daily from Madrid and Barcelona.
The airport is located about 19 km from San Sebastain.
Information on Bilbao and San Sebastian airports: www.aena.es
San Sebastian lies on the Paris-Madrid line. The express train TGV (travel time 6 hours) stops at the border (Hendaye/Irun), 19 kms away. Timetable may change depending on the dates, but there are at least 10 trains a day.
AIRPORT PICK UP
An airport or train transfer is included on arrival and departure days. Upon arrival, the student will be met in the arrivals' area of the arrival airport by our representative who will be holding a sign. Once you have met our representative you will be taken to your accommodation.
Should you have booked the service for Unaccompanied Minors with the airline and with us, please note that we have to be informed about this at least two weeks prior to your arrival! As soon as we have the information we will let you know the name of the person that will meet you at the airport. You will then have to give that name to the airline. Please understand that we are unable to organize this special UM transfer, should we receive the information later than two weeks prior to your arrival.