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Bus Information from Paris to Bilbao

distanceDistance460 miles (742 km)
durationAverage bus duration12 h
priceAverage bus ticket price$49 (€39)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus companiesEurolines France, Flixbus, Alsa, Eurolines Switzerland, BlaBlaCar or Ouibus

Buses from Paris to Bilbao cover the 460 miles (742 km) long trip taking on average 12 h 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 journey for as low as $34 (€27)], but the average price of bus tickets is $49 (€39). Travelers depart most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in Bilbao, Zorroza.

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FlixBus and Alsa Paris – Bilbao

Find the best buses from Paris to Bilbao with Omio's travel partners FlixBus and Alsa from $34 (€27). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.

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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 Paris and Bilbao.

If you’re looking for a smooth and easy bus from Paris to Bilbao, check Omio for FlixBus buses offering this journey. Whether you are looking for the fastest, earliest or cheapest bus to take for this 460 miles (742 km) route from Paris to Bilbao, Omio makes it easier than ever to find FlixBus buses at affordable prices, and you can also quickly book bus tickets online. Check the current FlixBus bus schedules for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route from Paris to Bilbao as well as relevant ticket information (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard), and book your FlixBus bus on Omio. If you search for buses between Paris and Bilbao in the Omio app, you can quickly see if the FlixBus tickets are mobile tickets, making it convenient for you to go paperless when traveling. With prices for FlixBus buses between Paris and Bilbao starting at $34 (€27), buy your official FlixBus tickets with Omio online quickly and easily!

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

  • 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

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Buses from Paris to Bilbao
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FAQs
What COVID-19 travel safety information and restrictions should I be aware of for my bus from Paris to Bilbao?

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

Is international entry into Bilbao from Paris restricted?

International entry 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?

Entry Requirements:

  • 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?

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

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

The above information was last checked on 7/27/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus to Bilbao from Paris closer to your date of departure here

What are the COVID-19 restrictions for my return trip to France from Bilbao, Spain?

Return travel from Spain to France is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Paris from Bilbao?

Entry into France 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?

Requirements for reentering:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Health declaration required
  • 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 requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

Last checked on 7/26/21. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your bus to Paris from Bilbao.

How much do cheap buses from Paris to Bilbao cost?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Paris to Bilbao buses for as little as $34 (€27)  in the next 7 days.
How much is the bus between Paris and Bilbao on average?
In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $49 (€39)  for a bus ticket from Paris to Bilbao.
What is the distance from Paris to Bilbao by bus?
The Paris to Bilbao bus distance is approximately 460 miles (742 km).
How long is the bus ride to Bilbao from Paris?
While the time it takes to travel 460 miles (742 km) between Paris and Bilbao can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Paris to Bilbao bus journey time is on average 12 h.
Which bus station from Paris to Bilbao do I depart from? Which Bilbao bus station from Paris do I arrive in?

Some of the Paris bus stations to Bilbao you can start your journey from include Paris, Quai de Bercy (Parking Saemes Bercy Autocars), Paris, Pl. Du Panthéon and Paris, Paris (Bercy Seine). Similarly, some of the arrival bus stations in Bilbao include Bilbao, Zorroza, Bilbao, Estación de Autobuses and Bilbao, Estación de Autobuses.

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon   and arriving in Bilbao, Zorroza.

Where do I find the Paris bus station to Bilbao? Where is the Bilbao bus station?

Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their buses from Paris Gare de Lyon and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center to get to this bus station.

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

What bus providers go from Paris to Bilbao?
When taking a bus from Paris to Bilbao, you can count on Eurolines France, Flixbus, Alsa, Eurolines Switzerland, BlaBlaCar or Ouibus for the best way to get you to Bilbao. You can also check all possible bus providers who offer a service to Bilbao from Paris and compare the amenities they offer before buying a bus ticket.
Can I book a direct bus from Paris to Bilbao?
Yes, you can search for direct buses from Paris to Bilbao on Omio with Flixbus or Alsa, and you won’t need to transfer at another stop in between. Direct bus services tend to offer more convenience and save you time when traveling to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to before you book your bus ticket.
When can I take the first bus from Paris to Bilbao? When can I take the last bus for the day?
The earliest bus for this trip departs from Paris at 5: 20 AM. The last bus leaves from Paris at 8: 20 PM. Check Omio for the latest bus schedule from Paris to Bilbao and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
How early should I buy Paris to Bilbao bus tickets to get the best deals?
If you book a bus ticket from Paris to Bilbao within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $49 (€39) one way. However, we recommend booking your bus in advance to get access to the best prices. Bus tickets between Paris and Bilbao are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Paris
Bilbao
Gare Paris Bercy
Amenities
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Paris Gallieni Porte Bagnolet
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Refreshments
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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.<br>Metro lines 3