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Bus Information to Bilbao from Bordeaux

distanceDistance159 miles (256 km)
durationAverage bus duration4 h 30 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$21 (€17)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus companiesFlixbus, Eurolines France, BlaBlaCar, Alsa, Eurolines Switzerland or Union Ivkoni International

Buses from Bordeaux to Bilbao cover the 159 miles (256 km) long journey taking on average 4 h 30 min with our travel partners like Flixbus, Eurolines France, BlaBlaCar, Alsa, Eurolines Switzerland or Union Ivkoni International. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this trip for as low as $19 (€15)], but the average price of bus tickets is $21 (€17). Travelers depart most frequently from Bordeaux Saint-Jean and arrive in Bilbao, Zorroza.

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Bus from Bordeaux to Bilbao with Alsa and FlixBus

Find the best buses between Bordeaux and Bilbao with Omio's travel partners Alsa and FlixBus from $19 (€15). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.

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Alsa makes traveling by bus between Bordeaux and Bilbao as smooth and easy as possible! As the leading company for bus travel in Spain, Alsa is known for providing one of the most comfortable budget-friendly travel experiences. Find Alsa bus schedules and cheap bus tickets for the 159 miles (256 km) trip between Bordeaux and Bilbao with Omio. Not only does Alsa sell standard tickets for its multitude of national and regional routes, but it also provides travelers special offers like Minimum, Reduced and Flexible bus tickets on select routes. Omio can help you find the cheapest, fastest or earliest Bordeaux to Bilbao bus ticket with Alsa to suit your needs.

On select routes you can choose which type of Alsa bus you want to travel on. Besides the normal bus with basic amenities like free WiFi, bathrooms, footrests and onboard entertainment, there are also the Alsa Supra, Alsa Eurobus and Alsa Premium buses which provide more deluxe amenities like leather seats, extra legroom and catering onboard amongst others.

Alsa has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your Alsa tickets between Bordeaux and Bilbao and when traveling by bus:

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

Travel Tips

Buses from Bordeaux to Bilbao
Take the bus to Bilbao 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 Bordeaux to Bilbao.
FAQs
What are the travel restrictions for Bilbao, Spain if I'm coming from Bordeaux, France by bus?

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

What is the status of international entry into Spain from France?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Spain from Bordeaux?

Conditions of entry:

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

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

When traveling in Spain, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

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

The information above was last checked on 7/31/21. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your bus to Bilbao from Bordeaux before traveling.

What restrictions are there on reentering France from Bilbao, Spain?

The restriction level for your return bus to Bordeaux, France from Bilbao is: Partially open.

Is my return bus into Bordeaux 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?

Conditions of reentry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • 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)
  • Health declaration required
  • Exempted International Movement Certificate for travel required

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

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

  • Social distancing required: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

Last checked on 7/30/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus to Bordeaux from Bilbao closer to your date of departure here here.

How much do cheap buses to Bilbao from Bordeaux cost?
Omio customers have found the cheapest buses from Bordeaux to Bilbao to cost as little as $19 (€15)  in the next 7 days.
How much is a bus ticket between Bordeaux and Bilbao?
In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $21 (€17)  for a bus ticket between Bordeaux and Bilbao.
How far is Bordeaux to Bilbao by bus?
You should expect to travel around 159 miles (256 km)  between Bordeaux and Bilbao by bus.
What is the Bordeaux to Bilbao bus travel time?
On average the Bordeaux to Bilbao bus travel time is 4 h 30 min  for the 159 miles (256 km) long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
When traveling by bus from Bordeaux to Bilbao, which bus station in Bordeaux do I depart from and which bus station in Bilbao do I arrive in?

When departing from Bordeaux, you have various bus station options to start your journey from including Bordeaux, Gare Saint Jean, Bordeaux, Quai de Paludate and Bordeaux, Quai de Paludate. When arriving in Bilbao, you can end your trip in bus stations like Bilbao, Zorroza, Bilbao, Estación de Autobuses and Bilbao, Estación de Autobuses.

Omio customers book a bus from Bordeaux Saint-Jean   to Bilbao, Zorroza   most frequently for this route.

Where is the bus station in Bordeaux to go to Bilbao? Where is the bus station in Bilbao located?

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

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Bilbao, Zorroza and need to travel approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the bus station to the city center in Bilbao.

Which bus companies can take me from Bordeaux to Bilbao?
When taking a bus from Bordeaux to Bilbao, you can count on Flixbus, Eurolines France, BlaBlaCar, Alsa, Eurolines Switzerland or Union Ivkoni International for the best way to get you to Bilbao. You can also check all possible bus companies who offer a service between Bordeaux and Bilbao and compare the amenities they offer before buying a bus ticket.
Is there a direct bus from Bordeaux to Bilbao?
If you’re looking for a direct bus from Bordeaux to Bilbao, consider traveling with Flixbus or BlaBlaCar. 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.
What are the first and last departure bus times from Bordeaux to Bilbao?
The first Bordeaux to Bilbao bus departs at 7: 05 AM   and the last bus from Bordeaux to Bilbao leaves at 9: 30 PM. Check out the most up-to-date bus schedule from Bordeaux to Bilbao on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
How early should I book Bordeaux to Bilbao bus tickets to get the best deals?
If you buy a bus ticket from Bordeaux to Bilbao within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $21 (€17) one way. However, we recommend booking your bus in advance to get access to the best prices. Bus tickets between Bordeaux and Bilbao are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.
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