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.
This is the last bus of the day.
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1d 4 h 10 m
1d 5 h 23 m
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Of the 4 buses that leave Frankfurt am Main for Bilbao every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||722 miles (1165 km)|
|Average bus duration||22 h 40 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$103 (€92)|
|Bus companies||Alsa, BlaBlaCar Bus, Eurolines Germany, Flixbus, Eurolines Switzerland or Eurolines France|
Buses from Frankfurt am Main to Bilbao cover the 722 miles (1165 km) long journey taking on average 22 h 40 min with our travel partners like Alsa, BlaBlaCar Bus, Eurolines Germany, Flixbus, Eurolines Switzerland or Eurolines France. There are direct bus services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $103 (€92), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $74 (€66). Travelers depart most frequently from Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf and arrive in Bilbao, Zorroza.
Buy your official Alsa, FlixBus and BlaBlaCar Bus bus tickets between Frankfurt am Main and Bilbao from $74 (€66) with Omio. Find bus times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient journey.
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.
FlixBus is one of Europe's leading low-cost bus companies, founded in Germany and offering long-distance bus services in Europe and the U. S. FlixBus also operates overnight buses on select routes throughout Europe. Standard amenities on FlixBus include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long bus journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets. You can even purchase snacks and drinks onboard. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on luggage and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for extra luggage and specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat.
BlaBlaCar Bus (formerly known as Ouibus or iDBUS) is a popular French bus company from France operating long-distance services in 10 countries in Europe and connecting over 300 destinations. It is a subsidiary of the French carpooling service, BlaBlaCar. Standard amenities on BlaBlaCar Bus include toilets, air conditioning, USB and power outlets for charging phones, tablets and laptops during long bus journeys, extra legroom and adjustable seats. There is also free Wi-Fi available on select routes. The only ticket type from BlaBlaCar Bus is the Standard ticket, which allows each traveler to bring one carry-on bag and up to two checked bags.
Travel between Frankfurt am Main, Germany and Bilbao, Spain by bus is: Fully open.
International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
Conditions of entry:
When traveling in Spain, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:
The information above was last checked on 6/24/22. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus from Frankfurt am Main to Bilbao before traveling.
The current restriction level for your return trip by bus from Bilbao to Frankfurt am Main is: Fully open
Reentry to Germany is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain
What are the requirements?
The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 6/25/22. 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 Frankfurt am Main from Bilbao here.
Some of the Frankfurt am Main bus stations to Bilbao you can start your journey from include Frankfurt am Main, Flughafen (Terminal 1), Frankfurt am Main, Hbf Mannheimer Str. And Frankfurt am Main, Hauptbahnhof Fernbusse. Similarly, some of the arrival bus stations in Bilbao include Bilbao, Zorroza, Bilbao, Estación de Autobuses and Bilbao, Abando (Estación).
When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf and arriving in Bilbao, Zorroza.
Passengers board the bus most frequently from Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf, which is located around 9.3 miles (15 km) away from the city center, and they get off the bus at Bilbao, Zorroza, located 3.7 miles (5.9 km) away from the city center.
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