Buses to the San Fermin Festival are plentiful and inexpensive from various cities and towns throughout Navarra and the rest of Spain. The Pamplona bus station is centrally located in the heart of the city and is connected to the airport and train station by a comprehensive urban bus system.
Getting to Pamplona by Bus
Pamplona Bus Station
Address: Yanguas y Miranda Nº2
Tel: 948 203 566
The Pamplona bus station was recently constructed and boasts state-of-the-features such as on-site Wi-Fi, air conditioning, security surveillance, and automatic left luggage service. You can safely store your bags and suitcases on the second floor of the station for a few hours or even several days during the San Fermin Festival for a nominal fee. There is also a commercial area containing a pharmacy, bookstore, banks, restaurants, travel agency and 18 different stores for picking up last minute sundries or souvenirs.
Buses to San Fermin Festival
Coach travel to San Fermin is comfortable and convenient. Numerous companies offer connections between Pamplona and popular points of interest, including Barcelona, San Sebastian, Bilbao, Madrid, Vitoria, Valencia, Biarritz and Zaragoza, to name a few.
Buses for Running of the Bulls can book up quickly as the festival approaches. You can purchase your bus tickets to Pamplona online (several languages available).
- The journey from Madrid to Pamplona takes about 5 hours by bus, with service from Conda bus company.
- Traveling to San Fermin from Barcelona? Vibasa offers 5 daily buses to Pamplona, and the trip takes around 6 hours.
- La Union has several daily routes from Bilbao to Pamplona, and the two-hour trip costs less than 18 Euros.
From the bus station, hotels within the Old Quarter are walking distance and intercity buses or taxis can take you farther afield.
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