Bus

Take the ALSA bus at the Madrid station .

The journey takes approximately 4 h 15 m. Ticket price is about €30 The travel distance is 395 km.

Carrier is ALSA.

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Get off at the Bilbao.


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Bus

Take the Blablabus bus at the Madrid - South Station station .

The journey takes approximately 4 h 35 m. Ticket price is about €14 The travel distance is 404 km.

Carrier is Blablabus.

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Get off at the Bilbao.


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Train

Take the train Sol at the station Renfe Cercanias.

The journey takes approximately 10 m. Ticket price is about €5 The travel distance is 6 km.

Carrier is Renfe Cercanias.

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Get off at the Chamartin.
Take the train Madrid-Chamartin at the station Renfe Viajeros.

The journey takes approximately 4 h 43 m. Ticket price is about €30 The travel distance is 490 km.

Carrier is Renfe Viajeros.

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Get off at the Bilbao-Abando.


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Drive

In a rental car. Check this site to see which rental company offers the best deal with discounts of up to 20%.

The journey takes approximately 3 h 52 m. The travel distance is 395 km.

Get off at the Bilbao.


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Plane

Take the train Sol at the station Renfe Cercanias.

The journey takes approximately 5 m. Ticket price is about €5 The travel distance is 3 km.

Carrier is Renfe Cercanias.

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Get off at the Nuevos Ministerios.
Take the subway at the Nuevos Ministerios station.

The journey takes approximately 21 m. The travel distance is 15 km.

Carrier is Metro de Madrid.

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Get off at the Aeropuerto T4.
Fly out to Madrid (MAD) of the Bilbao (BIO) airport.

The journey takes approximately 55 m. Ticket price is about €30

Carrier is Air Europa.

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🚖 Find a cheap local taxi

Get off at the Bilbao (BIO).
Take the BizkaiBus bus at the Aireportua/Aeropuerto station .

The journey takes approximately 32 m. Ticket price is about €1 The travel distance is 11 km.

Carrier is BizkaiBus.

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Get off at the Alameda Recalde 14.


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The cheapest way to travel from Madrid to Bilbao is by taking a Bus with an average price of €14. The journey takes approximately 4 ч. 35 мин.

Plane is the fastest way to travel from Madrid to Bilbao. Tickets cost €39. The journey takes approximately 3 ч. 3 мин.

Madrid is approximately 395 km away from Bilbao. The trip by car takes 3 h 52 m.

Yes! There is a direct bus with no transfers to this destination. The route is served by the Blablabus company. Tickets cost about €14. A bus trip from Madrid to Bilbao will take 4 h 35 m.

The average journey time by car between Madrid and Bilbao is 3 h 52 m.