Discover Car Hire in San Sebastián
Travel with your DriveAway car rental to San Sebastián, the city of beauty. San Sebastián is located north of Spain on the Urumea river. San Sebastián offers a variety of different activities to do for everyone. These include: popular beaches, great views, entertainment, internationally renowned cuisine, adventure sports, as well as history and culture.
San Sebastián is also close to the border of France, so you can take your hire car to explore other cities such as Biarritz, approximately 40 minutes away and Bordeaux which is about 2 to 3 hours drive north.
View driving distances from San Sebastián to other cities in Spain and car rental depot information on our Driving Tips in Spain page.
Experience San Sebastián
San Sebastián is an amazing city and can be explored with your rental car. You are able to collect your car hire from the San Sebastián Airport located 20 kilometres from the city centre. Our suppliers also have depots located throughout the city which can be found below..
Take your car rental to the most popular beaches which are the Playa de la Concha located on the west side and the Playa de la Zurriola located on the east side. The beach of la Concha is the largest beach and is popular for watersports. Take a stroll along the beaches and escape from it all.
Visit the Good Shepherd of San Sebastián Cathedral, a neo-gothic style building dating back to 1889. It is the biggest church in San Sebastián with a tower reaching 75 metres. The details are astonishing and the interior is just as magical. The cathedral is framed with an enchanting landscaped garden which offers a great walk around the building.
Mount Igueldo located west of the town is the best way to view the spectacular landscape. You can travel up the mountain in the old fashioned railway with breathtaking views of the surrounding coastline and mountains. While you are here check out the Mount Igueldo Amusement Park. The park is filled with rides, restaurants, and a great view of the lighthouse that is located below. Mount Igueldo is a fun day out for the whole family!
Traditional festivals and events are celebrated in San Sebastián throughout the year. The main celebration is San Sebastián Day celebrated on the 20th of January. This festival happens throughout San Sebastián, with hundreds of different marching bands parading the streets. This festival continues for 24 hours with lots of activities and parties through the night.
|Cities (To and From)||Distance (Approx.km)||Travel Time (Approx. hr)|
|San Sebastian - Madrid||500||4.5|
|San Sebastian - Barcelona||600||5.5|
|San Sebastian - Bilbao||100||1|
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