Contact & Activities

Participating city

Donostia-San Sebastián ()
186.409 inhabitants

Local contact

Mobility department
Tamara Gómez Valdés
Ijentea, 1
20003 Donostia - San Sebastián
++34 943 481372

Participation 2019

The participant is committed to:

Organising a week of activities, taking into account the focal theme.
16 September
Nordic Walking activist tour
EV test campaign launch
Exhibition on the evolution of public transport (DBUS) in Donostia / San Sebastian.
17 September
Activity with vulnerable groups "Ponte en mis Zapatos (Put yourself in my shoes)" of Donostia / San Sebastian
Training to learn how to ride in bicycle in roadway
18 September
"Ttipi - Ttapa" activity (Activity oriented to school children).
Cycling without age campaign
Basic mechanical training for bicycles
19 September
"Ttipi - Ttapa" activity (Activity oriented to school children).
QR codes showroom to disable people.
Roller Tour
20 September
Young cycling tour in Donostia / San Sebastian. (Fridays for future)
KALAPIE cycling asociation activity
21 September
Awareness campaign towards more sustainable mobility habits by DBUS PT operator.
Saturday Night Skate. Roller night in Donostia / San Sebastian.
22 September
Closing of Boulevard - city centre.
"route 25" cycling tour
Pedal tracks.
City Changer Cargo Bike project exhibition
Carrying out a Car-Free Day event by closing one or more streets to traffic, and opening it to pedestrians, cyclists and public transport. This should preferably happen on 22 September to mark your town or city as part of World Car-Free Day.
Implementing one or more new permanent measure(s), which contribute(s) to modal transfer from private car to environmentally sound means of transport.
Permanent measures implemented this year:
New or improved bicycle facilities
  • Improvement of bicycle network (creation of new lanes, extension, renovation, signposting etc)
  • Develop public bicycle hiring and sharing systems
  • Improvement of bicycle facilities (parking, locks etc)
  • Launch of free-floating bike-sharing schemes
  • Create or enlarge pedestrian streets
  • Improvement of infrastructure (new foot bridges, pavements, road crossings, zebra crossings etc)
Public transport services
  • Use of ecological vehicles for public transport fleets
  • The development of accessible transport services for all
Traffic calming and access control scheme
  • New traffic regulations: traffic circulation and parking
  • Elaboration of new residential areas
  • Enlargement of pavements
  • Elaboration of sound devices in traffic lights
  • Launch of accessibility plans
  • Create useful tool for people with reduced mobility
New forms of vehicle use and ownership
  • Use of clean vehicles
Freight distribution
  • New regulations for freight distribution
  • Use of clean vehicles
  • Create new platforms for freight transfer
  • Introducing cargo bikes
Mobility management
  • Adoption of workplace travel plans
  • Adoption of school travel plans
  • Launch of awareness-raising campaigns
  • Elaboration of educational materials
  • Development of systems and equipment for measuring air quality in public places
Participation in related EU initiatives:
  • The CIVITAS Initiative (as signatory)