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.
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Of the 1 buses that leave Bilbao for Dortmund every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||746 miles (1203 km)|
|Average bus duration||24 h 30 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$147 (€135)|
|Bus frequency||1 a day|
|Bus providers||Flixbus, Eurolines France or Autobuses La Union|
Buses from Bilbao to Dortmund cover the 746 miles (1203 km) long route taking on average 24 h 30 min with our travel partners like Flixbus, Eurolines France or Autobuses La Union. Normally, there is 1 bus operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $147 (€135), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $55 (€50). Travelers depart most frequently from Bilbao-Abando and arrive in Dortmund, ZOB am Hbf.
You can travel by bus between Bilbao and Dortmund with FlixBus for as low as $55 (€50). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.
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.
Travel by bus between Bilbao, Spain and Dortmund, Germany is: Fully open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain
The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last checked on 8/8/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus between Bilbao and Dortmund closer to your date of departure here
The current restriction level for your return trip by bus from Dortmund to Bilbao is: Fully open
Reentry to Spain is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
What are the requirements?
The government of Spain 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 Bilbao from Dortmund here.
There are a few bus stations in Bilbao to start your route from including Bilbao, Zorroza, Bilbao, Estación de Autobuses and Bilbao, Abando (Estación). In Dortmund you have a few bus station options to choose from for your arrival including Dortmund, ZOB am Hbf, Dortmund, Hauptbahnhof and Dortmund Signal-Iduna-Park.
Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Bilbao-Abando and arrive in Dortmund, ZOB am Hbf.
The most popular departure bus station with passengers for this route, called Bilbao-Abando, is located 0.4 miles (726 m) from the city center of Bilbao.
The most popular arrival bus station, Dortmund, ZOB am Hbf, is located 0.4 miles (697 m) away from the city center of Dortmund.
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