The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Bilbao to Bordeaux will cost around $ 23 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 18.
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4 h 45 m
4 h 57 m
Buses per day
Of the 2 buses that leave Bilbao for Bordeaux every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct buses cover the 257 km distance in an average of 4 h 57 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 4 h 45 m .
The slowest buses will take 5 h 10 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Distance||159 miles (256 km)|
|Average bus duration||4 h 45 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$16 (€13)|
|Bus frequency||2 a day|
|Direct bus||Yes, there are 2 direct buses a day|
|Bus providers||Flixbus, Eurolines France, BlaBlaCar, Eurolines Switzerland, Alsa or Union Ivkoni International|
Buses from Bilbao to Bordeaux cover the 159 miles (256 km) long route taking on average 4 h 45 min with our travel partners like Flixbus, Eurolines France, BlaBlaCar, Eurolines Switzerland, Alsa or Union Ivkoni International. Normally, there are 2 buses operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $16 (€13), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $11 (€9). Travelers depart most frequently from Bilbao-Abando and arrive in Bordeaux, Gare Saint Jean.
Buy your official Alsa and FlixBus bus tickets from Bilbao to Bordeaux from $11 (€9) with Omio. Find bus times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most affordable trip.
Alsa is the main bus company in Spain, a subsidiary of the UK bus company National Express. Alsa offers a wide variety of national and international routes and transports more than 300 million passengers every year. Apart from the Standard fare, Alsa provides ticket types like Minimum, Reduced and Flexible fares on select routes for those looking to save money on bus journeys. While most travelers don’t mind traveling on normal buses with basic services like bathrooms, free WiFi, footrests and onboard entertainment, some others may want to check out Alsa’s deluxe buses like the Alsa Supra, Alsa Eurobus and Alsa Premium, which provide more luxurious amenities on specific routes.
Alsa has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and traveling by bus from Bilbao to Bordeaux:
Travel by bus between Bilbao, Spain and Bordeaux, France is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain
The government of France has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last checked on 11/27/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus to Bordeaux from Bilbao closer to your date of departure here
Return travel from France to Spain is: Partially open.
Entry into Spain is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France
Requirements for reentering:
The government of Spain has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 11/27/21. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your bus to Bilbao from Bordeaux.
Some of the Bilbao bus stations to Bordeaux you can start your journey from include Bilbao, Zorroza, Bilbao, Estación de Autobuses and Bilbao, Estación de Autobuses. Similarly, some of the arrival bus stations in Bordeaux include Bordeaux, Gare Saint Jean, Bordeaux, Quai de Paludate and Bordeaux, Avenue Salvador Allende (Floirac Dravemont).
When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Bilbao-Abando and arriving in Bordeaux, Gare Saint Jean.
Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their buses from Bilbao-Abando and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center to get to this bus station.
Passengers arriving in Bordeaux most often arrive at Bordeaux, Gare Saint Jean and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 2 km from this bus station to the city center.
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