|Distance||289 miles (466 km)|
|Average bus duration||7 h 30 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$52 (€42)|
|Bus companies||Alsa, BlaBlaCar, Flixbus or Eurolines Switzerland|
Buses from Bilbao to Barcelona cover the 289 miles (466 km) long trip taking on average 7 h 30 min with our travel partners like Alsa, BlaBlaCar, Flixbus or Eurolines Switzerland. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this route for as low as $46 (€37), but the average price of bus tickets is $52 (€42). Travelers depart most frequently from Bilbao-Abando and arrive in Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord.
Find the best buses between Bilbao and Barcelona with Omio's travel partners Alsa and FlixBus from $46 (€37). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.
FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost bus companies in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travelers in both continents the option to take a long-distance bus at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight buses on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on bag and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long bus journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.
FlixBus' current ticket policies due to COVID-19 for your bus from Bilbao to Barcelona are the following:
The Bilbao Barcelona bus starts at the bus station in the centre of Bilbao and ends at the Sants bus station, located in a central area of Barcelona. Thanks to Omio's search engine, travellers will find up to 6 buses that make the direct connection between Bilbao and Barcelona as well as useful information about the route. Tickets can be purchased directly on the website or in the app, and then received by e-mail.
The buses that make the trip from Bilbao to Barcelona belong to the company >Alsa, which has at its disposal a fleet of fully equipped vehicles that meet all the safety requirements.
The average journey time is 8 hours, although buses that start in the morning usually have a route of 7 hours and 30 minutes.
The first bus Alsa from Bilbao to Barcelona of the day starts the trip at 10:30 and arrives at its destination at 18:00, while the last bus of the day leaves Bilbao at 22:30 and arrives in Barcelona at 6:30.
The timetable of the night bus that carries out the journey between the cities of Bilbao and Barcelona is from 22:30 to 6:30.
The average price of Bilbao Barcelona buses is 47 Euros, although it may decrease considerably if the ticket is booked in Avanza.
Buses start their journey at Termibús de Bilbao, located in Gurtalay street and next to San Mamés metro station and at stops of different urban bus lines. The building offers a wide range of services such as lockers, cafeterias and ATMs. The destination station is Sants, located in the centre of Barcelona and connected to the different parts of the city by metro lines 3 and 5. The building has a taxi rank at the main entrance and offers ticket sales and waiting room services.
There are a few bus stations in Bilbao to start your journey from including Bilbao, Zorroza, Bilbao, Estación de Autobuses and Bilbao, Estación de Autobuses. In Barcelona you have a few bus station options to choose from for your arrival including Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord, Barcelona, Aeropuerto Josep Tarradellas-El Prat (T1) and Barcelona, Estación de Autobuses de Barcelona/Sants.
Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Bilbao-Abando and arrive in Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord.
Passengers board the bus most frequently from Bilbao-Abando, which is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city center, and they get off the bus at Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord, located 1 mile (s) / 2 km away from the city center.
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