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21 h 47 m
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It's difficult to get from Amsterdam to Bilbao without transferring at least once.
|Distance||724 miles (1167 km)|
|Average bus duration||21 h|
|Average bus ticket price||$112 (€104)|
|Bus companies||Alsa, Ouibus, Eurolines Switzerland, BlaBlaCar Bus, Eurolines France or Flixbus|
Buses from Amsterdam to Bilbao cover the 724 miles (1167 km) long trip taking on average 21 h with our travel partners like Alsa, Ouibus, Eurolines Switzerland, BlaBlaCar Bus, Eurolines France or Flixbus. There are direct bus services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $112 (€104), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $91 (€84). Travelers depart most frequently from Amsterdam Centraal and arrive in Bilbao, Zorroza.
Travel from Amsterdam to Bilbao from $91 (€84) with Omio’s bus partners Alsa, BlaBlaCar Bus and FlixBus! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient journey for you.
Alsa is the main provider of bus travel in Spain. As a subsidiary of the UK bus company National Express, Alsa offers a plethora of regional, national and international routes and transports more than 300 million passengers per year. Alsa has an impressive fleet of buses with different levels of comfort and amenities on offer. Aside from the Alsa Normal bus with free WiFi, bathrooms, footrests and entertainment on board, the Alsa Supra, Alsa Eurobus and Alsa Premium buses provide more luxurious services when traveling by road, depending on the specific route. Apart from the Standard ticket, Alsa offers other bus tickets like Minimum, Reduced and Flexible fares on select routes.
FlixBus is one of Europe's leading low-cost bus companies, founded in Germany and offering long-distance bus services in Europe and the U. S. FlixBus also operates overnight buses on select routes throughout Europe. Standard amenities on FlixBus include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long bus journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets. You can even purchase snacks and drinks onboard. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on luggage and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for extra luggage and specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat.
BlaBlaCar Bus (formerly known as Ouibus or iDBUS), a subsidiary of the popular French carpooling company, BlaBlaCar, is a bus company operating long-distance services in 10 countries in Europe. Founded in France, BlaBlaCar Bus provides connections to over 300 destinations. Standard amenities on the buses include air conditioning, toilets, USB and power outlets for charging phones, tablets and laptops during long bus journeys, extra legroom and adjustable seats. On select routes there is also free Wi-Fi available. BlaBlaCar Bus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on bag and up to two checked bags per person.
Travel between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Bilbao, Spain by bus is: Fully open.
International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands
Conditions of entry:
All travelers in Spain must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 7/28/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus to Bilbao from Amsterdam as this information can change.
The current restriction level for your return trip by bus from Bilbao to Amsterdam is: Fully open
Reentry to Netherlands is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain
What are the requirements?
The government of Netherlands has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 7/28/22. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your bus to Amsterdam from Bilbao here.
Some of the Amsterdam bus stations to Bilbao you can start your journey from include Amsterdam, Radarweg (Sloterdijk), Amsterdam Stadium Holanda and Amsterdam, Centraal. Similarly, some of the arrival bus stations in Bilbao include Bilbao, Zorroza, Bilbao, Estación de Autobuses and Bilbao, Abando (Estación).
When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Amsterdam Centraal and arriving in Bilbao, Zorroza.
Passengers board the bus most frequently from Amsterdam Centraal, which is located around 0.9 miles (1.4 km) away from the city center, and they get off the bus at Bilbao, Zorroza, located 3.7 miles (5.9 km) away from the city center.
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