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Overview: Bus from Bilbao to Barcelona

distanceDistance289 miles (466 km)
durationAverage bus duration7 h 45 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$59 (€49)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus companiesAlsa, BlaBlaCar, Flixbus or Eurolines Switzerland

Buses from Bilbao to Barcelona cover the 289 miles (466 km) long journey taking on average 7 h 45 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 trip for as low as $59 (€49), but the average price of bus tickets is $59 (€49). Travelers depart most frequently from Bilbao-Abando and arrive in Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord.

Bus providers: Alsa and FlixBus from Bilbao to Barcelona

Find the best buses to Barcelona from Bilbao with Omio's travel partners Alsa and FlixBus from $59 (€49). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.

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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.

  • Average Price: $59

Please follow the recommendations outlined by Alsa when booking your bus tickets between Bilbao and Barcelona due to the coronavirus:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Normal conditions apply

How to get from Bilbao to Barcelona by bus

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.

Which buses go to Bilbao Barcelona?

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.

How long does the Bilbao Barcelona bus take?

The average journey time is 8 hours, although buses that start in the morning usually have a route of 7 hours and 30 minutes.

At what time does the first and last bus Bilbao Barcelona of the day depart?

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.

What time does the Bilbao Barcelona night bus leave?

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.

What is the price of the bus from Bilbao to Barcelona?

The average price of Bilbao Barcelona buses is 47 Euros, although it may decrease considerably if the ticket is booked in Avanza.

Where does the Bilbao Barcelona bus leave from?

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.

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FAQs

How much do cheap bus tickets between Bilbao and Barcelona cost?

Omio customers have found the cheapest buses from Bilbao to Barcelona to cost as little as $59 (€49)  in the next 7 days.

How much does it cost to take a bus between Bilbao and Barcelona?

If you are looking to buy your bus ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Bilbao to Barcelona bus to cost on average $59 (€49)  one way.

How many miles is it from Bilbao to Barcelona by bus?

When traveling this route you should expect the distance to Barcelona from Bilbao by bus to be approximately 289 miles (466 km).

How long is the bus ride from Bilbao to Barcelona?

The bus time between Bilbao and Barcelona is on average 7 h 45 min  for the 289 miles (466 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Barcelona from Bilbao by bus can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

What is the departure bus station in Bilbao and arrival bus station in Barcelona?

When taking a bus from Bilbao, you have a couple of bus stations you can depart from including Bilbao, Zorroza, Bilbao, Estación de Autobuses and Bilbao, Estación de Autobuses. When you arrive in Barcelona, your bus can arrive in bus stations 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 book their buses from Bilbao-Abando   to Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord.

Where is the bus station in Bilbao? Where is the bus station in Barcelona?

Passengers board the bus most frequently from Bilbao-Abando, which is located around 0.2 miles (339 m) away from the city center, and they get off the bus at Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord, located 1.3 miles (2.1 km) away from the city center.

Which bus providers can take me between Bilbao and Barcelona?

For the best Bilbao to Barcelona bus to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Alsa, BlaBlaCar, Flixbus or Eurolines Switzerland. However, it's always good to check all possible bus providers with services between Bilbao and Barcelona to compare what amenities they may offer.

What are the first and last departure bus times from Bilbao to Barcelona?

You can take the earliest bus from Bilbao to Barcelona at 2: 30 PM   or take the last bus from Bilbao to Barcelona leaving at 2: 30 PM. Look for the latest Bilbao to Barcelona bus schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the bus for this journey.

How early should I buy Bilbao to Barcelona bus tickets to get the best deals?

The price of a one way bus ticket from Bilbao to Barcelona is on average $59 (€49) if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for buses from all possible bus providers offering this trip. In general, you can find bus tickets to Barcelona from Bilbao available a few months in advance.

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