The cheapest buses from Bilbao to Paris

Showing times and prices for Sep 26

Cheapest

$48

Average

$112

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 Paris will cost around $ 112 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 48.

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08:30AMBilbao13h30 10:00PMParis
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08:30AMBilbao13h30 10:00PMParis
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06:45PMBilbao12h30 07:15AMParis
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$981One-way
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10:30AMBilbao24h15 10:45AMParis
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$1471One-way

Timetable Bilbao to Paris

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Sat
Sep 25
$42Flixbus
$71Vueling
Sun
Sep 26
$48Eurolines Switzerland
$213HOP!
Mon
Sep 27
$31Flixbus
$112Vueling
Tue
Sep 28
$57Alsa
$104Air Europa
Wed
Sep 29
$61Eurolines Switzerland
$135Vueling
Thu
Sep 30
$57Alsa
$57Vueling
Fri
Oct 1
$37Flixbus
$76Vueling
Sat
Oct 2
$37Flixbus
$124Air France
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Oct 3
$37Flixbus
$165Air Europa
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Oct 4
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$95Air Europa
Tue
Oct 5
$50Flixbus
$150Vueling
Wed
Oct 6
$57Alsa
$165HOP!
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Oct 7
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$155Vueling
Fri
Oct 8
$37Flixbus
$211Vueling
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Oct 9
$37Flixbus
$198Iberia
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Oct 10
$37Flixbus
$191Air Europa
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Oct 11
$50Flixbus
$76Vueling
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Oct 12
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$57Vueling
Wed
Oct 13
$57Eurolines Switzerland
$95Air Europa
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Oct 14
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$77Air Europa
Fri
Oct 15
$37Flixbus
$93Vueling

The fastest buses from Bilbao to Paris

Showing times and prices for Sep 26

Fastest Journey

12 h 30 m

Average

16 h 45 m

Buses per day

6

Distance

743 km

Of the 6 buses that leave Bilbao for Paris every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 743 km distance in an average of 16 h 45 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 12 h 30 m .

The slowest buses will take 1d 15 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.

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06:45PMBilbao12h30 07:15AMParis
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$981One-way
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06:45PMBilbao12h30 07:15AMParis
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$981One-way
08:30AMBilbao13h30 10:00PMParis
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$481One-way
08:30AMBilbao13h30 10:00PMParis
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$481One-way
10:30AMBilbao24h15 10:45AMParis
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$1471One-way

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Bus Information to Paris from Bilbao

distanceDistance460 miles (742 km)
durationAverage bus duration12 h 30 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$48 (€38)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus providersEurolines France, Flixbus, Alsa, Eurolines Switzerland, BlaBlaCar or Ouibus

Buses from Bilbao to Paris cover the 460 miles (742 km) long route taking on average 12 h 30 min with our travel partners like Eurolines France, Flixbus, Alsa, Eurolines Switzerland, BlaBlaCar or Ouibus. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this trip for as low as $31 (€25), but the average price of bus tickets is $48 (€38). Travelers depart most frequently from Bilbao-Abando and arrive in Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine).

Bus companies

FlixBus and Alsa Bilbao – Paris

Travel from Bilbao to Paris from $31 (€25) with Omio’s bus partners FlixBus and Alsa! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable journey for you.

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Flixbus is one of Europe's biggest bus companies which was created in Germany and offers bus services around Europe and US. Flixbus offers only one ticket type called Standard for your upcoming bus trip between Bilbao and Paris.

It’s easy to book your FlixBus bus ticket between Bilbao and Paris online with Omio! Simply check the current FlixBus bus schedules for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route from Bilbao to Paris as well as relevant travel information (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard) for that bus and book cheap FlixBus bus tickets online. Prices for FlixBus buses from Bilbao to Paris start at $31 (€25) one-way if you book in advance, and you can expect to travel around 460 miles (742 km). If you search for FlixBus buses in the Omio app, you can check straight away if the FlixBus tickets are mobile tickets, which makes it easier than ever to go paperless when traveling by bus between Bilbao and Paris. Let Omio do all the work for you finding the best Bilbao to Paris FlixBus bus ticket so you can enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey!

When you buy your FlixBus bus tickets from Bilbao to Paris don't forget to keep the following COVID-19 related policies in mind:

  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • All bookings can be canceled up to 15 minutes before departure (a fee may apply).
  • Cancellations made 30 days before departure are free of charge.
  • Canceled tickets are refunded as a voucher, which is valid for 12 months, and is the value of the original booking (minus a cancellation fee, if applicable).
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Buses from Bilbao to Paris

The daily departures of coaches connecting Bilbao and Paris are more than 40, although in reality the availability of timetables is much more reduced than it seems, as most share departure time, so it is only possible to travel shortly after midnight, early in the morning or in 2 different night schedules.

Which buses go from Bilbao to Paris?

Bilbao Paris buses are managed by international passenger transport companies such as Alsa, Eurolines, Ouibus, InOui and IberoCoach. They stand out for their vehicles full of comforts and services, usually equipped with toilets, personalized entertainment, reclining seats with plenty of space and large windows available to passengers.

How long is the bus from Bilbao to Paris?

These two European cities are 884 kilometres apart. The shortest route of the Bilbao Paris buses is 7 hours and 57 minutes, although there are also alternatives that take more than a day to arrive. Only 8 routes are direct, the rest make stops or stopovers in Gallic cities such as Bordeaux, especially Tours or Orléans.

How many buses are there from Bilbao to Paris?

There are 41 daily departures available for road travel between Bilbao and Paris. For practical purposes, however, the schedules to choose from are only 4: 1 early in the morning, 2 after 9 p.m. and the last after midnight.

Where do the buses from Bilbao to Paris depart from and arrive at?

Bilbao Termibus Station: this city's main bus station is highly valued by its users. It is located 20 minutes walking from the centre and can be reached by bus lines Bilbobus and Bizkaibus, with the Renfe suburban train, by metro - stop of San Mamés, in both cases - and by tram. Beyond ticket sales and passenger information, it has ticket offices, a shopping area, a cafeteria, free wifi and ATMs.

Paris Montparnasse station: located 3 km from the Eiffel Tower, in the tourist district of Montparnasse in Paris, this is an installation with historical and artistic value that includes, for example, murals by Victor Vasarely. It is possible to travel from there with bus lines 28, 58, 82, 89, 91, 92, 94, 96, N01 and N02, among others, as well as taking the metro at the nearby Montparnasse-Bienvenüe station.

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FAQs
Is travel by bus currently allowed from Bilbao, Spain to Paris, France?

Travel by bus between Bilbao, Spain and Paris, France is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Paris from Bilbao restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in France from Bilbao?

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 1 days before arrival
  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Exempted International Movement Certificate for travel required

What are the safety rules to follow in Paris, France?

The government of France has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance required: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

The above information was last checked on 9/24/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus between Bilbao and Paris closer to your date of departure here

Are there restrictions on returning to Spain from France by bus?

The current restriction level for your return trip by bus from Paris to Bilbao is: Partially open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Spain from France?

Reentry to Spain is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Spain from Paris?

What are the requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands
  • Health screen upon arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Bilbao, Spain?

The government of Spain has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

Last checked on 9/23/21. 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 Paris here.

How much do cheap buses from Bilbao to Paris cost?
Bus tickets from Bilbao to Paris for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $31 (€25)  one way in the next 7 days.
What is the cost of a bus from Bilbao to Paris?
If you’re looking to purchase your bus tickets in the next week, you can expect the Bilbao to Paris bus price to come in at an average of $48 (€38)  one way.
How far is Bilbao to Paris by bus?
The Bilbao to Paris bus distance is approximately 460 miles (742 km).
How long is a bus between Bilbao and Paris on average?
The Bilbao to Paris bus duration is on average 12 h 30 min, which is to be expected when traveling 460 miles (742 km) to Paris from Bilbao. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.
What bus station in Bilbao goes to Paris? What bus station do I come into Paris from Bilbao?

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 Paris, your bus can arrive in bus stations including Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine), Paris, Pl. Du Panthéon and Paris, Paris (Bercy Seine).

Omio customers traveling this route book their buses from Bilbao-Abando   to Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine).

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

Passengers board their bus most frequently from Bilbao-Abando and travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center to this bus station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine) and need to travel approximately 1 mile (s) / 2 km from the bus station to the city center in Paris.

What bus providers offer a service from Bilbao to Paris?
If you're looking for buses from Bilbao to Paris, you can rely on Eurolines France, Flixbus, Alsa, Eurolines Switzerland, BlaBlaCar or Ouibus to get you to Paris. It's also good to check out all possible bus providers for the Bilbao to Paris journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Can I find a direct bus from Bilbao to Paris?
If you’re looking for a direct bus, consider traveling with Alsa, BlaBlaCar or Eurolines Switzerland. Nonstop bus services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking your bus tickets.
When does the first bus depart from Bilbao to Paris? When does the last bus depart from Bilbao to Paris?
The earliest bus departing from Bilbao to Paris leaves at 6: 30 AM. The last bus departing from Bilbao to Paris leaves at 11: 45 PM. You can find the latest Bilbao to Paris bus schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
How early should I purchase Bilbao to Paris bus tickets to get the best deals?
If you book a bus ticket from Bilbao to Paris within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $48 (€38) one way. However, we recommend booking your bus in advance to get access to the best prices. Bus tickets from Bilbao to Paris are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.
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