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Cheap bus tickets and times from Málaga to Bilbao

Showing times and prices for May 21

Cheapest

Fastest Journey

13 h

Average

16 h 48 m

Buses per day

25

Distance

739 km

Cheap bus tickets from Málaga to Bilbao start from $73 with an average ticket price of $88.

The fastest bus from Málaga to Bilbao takes 13h in comparison to an average duration of 16h 48m and covers a distance of 739 km.

25 buses leave Málaga for Bilbao every day with 1 travelling directly.

Cheapest
Secorbus
08:15PM13h15
Malaga, Estación de Autobuses
09:30AMBilbao
$731One-way
0 transfers
2nd Cheapest
Alsa
10:15AM13h30
Málaga
11:45PMBilbao
$921One-way
1 transfer
2nd Cheapest
Alsa
08:30AM15h15
Málaga
11:45PMBilbao
$921One-way
1 transfer
2nd Cheapest
Alsa
10:45AM13h00
Malaga, Estación de Autobuses
11:45PMBilbao
$921One-way
1 transfer
2nd Cheapest
Alsa
09:00AM14h45
Malaga, Estación de Autobuses
11:45PMBilbao
$921One-way
1 transfer

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Overview: Bus from Málaga to Bilbao

distanceDistance458 miles (738 km)
durationAverage bus duration12 h 15 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$66 (€57)
frequencyBus frequency2 a day
changesDirect busYes, there is 1 direct bus a day
carriersBus providersSecorbus, Movelia, Secorbus, Alsa or BlaBlaCar

Buses from Málaga to Bilbao cover the 458 miles (738 km) long journey taking on average 12 h 15 min with our travel partners like Secorbus, Movelia, Secorbus, Alsa or BlaBlaCar. Normally, there are 2 buses operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this journey for as low as $66 (€57), but the average price of bus tickets is $66 (€57). Travelers depart most frequently from Malaga, Estación de Autobuses and arrive in Bilbao, Estación de Autobuses.

Bus providers: Secorbus, Movelia and Secorbus from Málaga to Bilbao

Buy your official Secorbus, Movelia and Secorbus bus tickets to Bilbao from Málaga from $28 (€25) with Omio. Find bus times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most popular route.

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.

Bus information from Málaga to Bilbao with Alsa:

  • Average Duration: 5 h 24 min
  • Cheapest Price: $28
  • Alsa frequency: 1 a day

Buses from Malaga to Bilbao

If you want to undertake a trip from Malaga to Bilbao, you can choose the route offered by the buses that depart and arrive at different stations and airports in the cities of origin and destination. With departures every 5 or 6 hours, and with a duration of less than 1 day, are the conditions given to make the most of a business trip or pleasure. Currently, Alsa is the only company offering this service.

Which buses go from Malaga to Bilbao?

At present, only one public transport company carries out the transfer between these Spanish cities. In this way, Malaga Bilbao bus trips are in charge of the company Alsa, which makes available to passengers vehicles with free wifi connection, television for entertainment and comfortable footrests.

How long does the bus from Malaga to Bilbao take?

All Malaga Bilbao buses that travel this route must make 2 stops at different points in the country. In this way, because there are no direct trips, the total duration of the trip can be from 17 hours to 18 hours and a half. The stopovers take place at the Granada bus station and in San Sebastián/Donostia, depending on the transport company making the journey.

How many buses are there from Malaga to Bilbao?

Due to the fact that only one company covers this section from Malaga to Bilbao, the daily frequency is 1 bus every 5 or 6 hours, approximately. In general, there are 4 or 5 buses per day every day, regardless of whether it is a workday or a weekend.

Where do buses from Malaga to Bilbao depart from and arrive at?

Malaga stations: Malaga bus station is located 12 minutes from the centre on lines 4 or 20 of the city bus. This itinerary also departs from Malaga airport, which has the suburban train or bus to get from downtown, taking 12 and 15 minutes, respectively. The 2 points offer restaurant service, cafeterias, telephony, pizzerias and kiosks.

Bilbao Bus Station: these buses arrive at Termibus station. It is possible to reach the centre by bus A3115 or 28, in a maximum of 15 minutes. Here, passengers will have the opportunity to access wifi technology and eat in the local cafeteria, open on a continuous and daily basis.

FAQs: Bus from Málaga to Bilbao

FAQs: Take the bus from Málaga to Bilbao with ease. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have the information you need to know so you can find the best option from Málaga to Bilbao.
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Cheap bus tickets from Málaga to Bilbao can start from as little as $66 (€57) when you book in advance. The average bus ticket price for Málaga to Bilbao is $66 (€57); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The bus time from Málaga to Bilbao is on average 12 h 15 min   for the 458 mile (738 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Bilbao from Málaga by bus can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first bus from Málaga to Bilbao leaves at 6: 15 PM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last bus from Málaga to Bilbao leaves at 7: 15 PM.
Yes, there is 1 direct bus a day from Málaga to Bilbao with Secorbus or Secorbus. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer direct buses.
When taking a bus from Málaga to Bilbao, you can count on Secorbus, Movelia, Secorbus, Alsa or BlaBlaCar for the best way to get you to Bilbao. You can also check all possible bus companies who offer a service to Bilbao from Málaga and compare the amenities they offer before buying a bus ticket.

When departing from Málaga, you have various bus station options to start your trip from including Malaga, Estación de Autobuses, Málaga, Av. Del Comandante García Morato (Aeropuerto - Llegadas T3) and Malaga. When arriving in Bilbao, you can end your route in bus stations like Bilbao, Estación de Autobuses, Bilbao and Bilbao, Abando (Estación).

Passengers board the bus most frequently from Malaga, Estación de Autobuses, which is located around 2.2 miles (3.5 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the bus at Bilbao, Estación de Autobuses, located 1.7 miles (2.8 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month for a bus from Málaga to Bilbao is May.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel to Bilbao from Málaga including taking a train, bus or flight.
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