Bus Bilbao Barcelona

Cheap bus tickets from Bilbao to Barcelona

Showing times and prices for Dec 05

Cheapest

38

Average

53

The best way to find a cheap bus ticket from Bilbao to Barcelona is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Cheapest
06:30AMBilbao8h00 02:30PMBarcelona, Estación de Autobuses de Barcelona/Sants
1 transfer
381One-way
2nd Cheapest
03:30PMBilbao8h00 11:30PMBarcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord
0 transfers
501One-way
2nd Cheapest
03:30PMBilbao7h45 11:15PMBarcelona, Estación de Autobuses de Barcelona/Sants
0 transfers
501One-way
10:30AMBilbao8h00 06:30PMBarcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord
0 transfers
501One-way
10:30AMBilbao7h30 06:00PMBarcelona, Estación de Autobuses de Barcelona/Sants
0 transfers
501One-way

Bus schedule from Bilbao to Barcelona

Showing buses for tomorrow, Monday, December 5
06:30AMBilbao8h00 02:30PMBarcelona, Estación de Autobuses de Barcelona/Sants
1 transfer
10:30AMBilbao7h40 06:10PMBarcelona Sants
1 transfer
10:30AMBilbao8h00 06:30PMBarcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord
0 transfers
10:30AMBilbao7h30 06:00PMBarcelona, Estación de Autobuses de Barcelona/Sants
0 transfers
03:30PMBilbao8h00 11:30PMBarcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord
0 transfers
03:30PMBilbao7h45 11:15PMBarcelona, Estación de Autobuses de Barcelona/Sants
0 transfers
03:30PMBilbao6h40 10:10PMBarcelona Sants
1 transfer

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Bus times from Bilbao to Barcelona

Showing times and prices for Dec 05

Fastest Journey

6 h 40 m

Average

7 h 39 m

Buses per day

7

Distance

467 km

Of the 7 buses that leave Bilbao for Barcelona every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
03:30PMBilbao6h40 10:10PMBarcelona Sants
1 transfer
661One-way
2nd Fastest
10:30AMBilbao7h30 06:00PMBarcelona, Estación de Autobuses de Barcelona/Sants
0 transfers
501One-way
10:30AMBilbao7h40 06:10PMBarcelona Sants
1 transfer
661One-way
03:30PMBilbao7h45 11:15PMBarcelona, Estación de Autobuses de Barcelona/Sants
0 transfers
501One-way
03:30PMBilbao8h00 11:30PMBarcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord
0 transfers
501One-way

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Overview: Bus from Bilbao to Barcelona

distanceDistance289 miles (466 km)
durationAverage bus duration7 h 45 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$48 (€43)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus companiesAlsa

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. There are direct bus services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $48 (€43), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $42 (€38). Travelers depart most frequently from Bilbao-Abando and arrive in Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord.

Bus companies: Alsa from Bilbao to Barcelona

Find the best buses to Barcelona from Bilbao with Omio's travel partners Alsa from $42 (€38). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.

Alsa

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: $42

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.

Travel Tips: Bus to Barcelona from Bilbao

Travel Tips: Take the bus to Barcelona easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Bilbao to Barcelona.
FAQs
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Bilbao to Barcelona buses for as little as $42 (€38)  in the next 7 days.
In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $48 (€43)  for a bus ticket between Bilbao and Barcelona.
When traveling this route you should expect the distance to Barcelona from Bilbao by bus to be approximately 289 miles (466 km).
On average the Bilbao to Barcelona bus travel time is 7 h 45 min  for the 289 miles (466 km) long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

Some of the Bilbao bus stations to Barcelona you can start your journey from include Bilbao, Bilbao, Zorroza and Bilbao, Estación de Autobuses. Similarly, some of the arrival bus stations in Barcelona include Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord, Barcelona, Aeropuerto Josep Tarradellas-El Prat (T1) and Barcelona, Estación de Autobuses de Barcelona/Sants.

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Bilbao-Abando   and arriving in Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord.

Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their buses from Bilbao-Abando and need to travel around 0.4 miles (726 m) from the city center to get to this bus station.

Passengers arriving in Barcelona most often arrive at Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord and need to travel around 1.9 miles (3.1 km) from this bus station to the city center.

For the best Bilbao to Barcelona bus to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Alsa. However, it's always good to check all possible bus providers with services between Bilbao and Barcelona to compare what amenities they may offer.
Yes, you can search for direct buses from Bilbao to Barcelona on Omio with Alsa, and you won’t need to transfer at another stop in between. Direct bus services tend to offer more convenience and save you time when traveling to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to before you buy your bus ticket.
You can take the first bus from Bilbao to Barcelona at 8: 30 PM. The last bus from Bilbao to Barcelona that you can take departs at 8: 30 PM. Omio shows you the latest bus from Bilbao to Barcelona schedule to help you book the best departure time for this trip.
In general, we recommend booking tickets for buses in advance to score the best deals from all possible bus providers offering this journey and save money. If you purchase bus tickets from Bilbao to Barcelona within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $48 (€43) one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your bus ticket from Bilbao to Barcelona a few months in advance.

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