Paris to Bilbao bus

Cheap bus tickets from Paris to Bilbao

Showing times and prices for Sep 26

Cheapest

20

Average

32

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.

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02:00PMParis12h40 02:40AMBilbao
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201One-way
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01:30PMParis13h10 02:40AMBilbao
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201One-way
07:20AMParis, Quai de Bercy13h10 08:30PMBilbao
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341One-way
05:00PMParis, Quai de Bercy12h40 05:40AMBilbao
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401One-way
10:30PMParis12h40 11:10AMBilbao
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471One-way

Bus schedule from Paris to Bilbao

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07:20AMParis, Quai de Bercy13h10 08:30PMBilbao
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01:30PMParis13h10 02:40AMBilbao
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02:00PMParis12h40 02:40AMBilbao
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05:00PMParis, Quai de Bercy12h40 05:40AMBilbao
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10:30PMParis12h40 11:10AMBilbao
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Bus times from Paris to Bilbao

Showing times and prices for Sep 26

Fastest Journey

12 h 40 m

Average

12 h 52 m

Buses per day

5

Distance

743 km

Of the 5 buses that leave Paris for Bilbao every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

2nd Fastest
10:30PMParis12h40 11:10AMBilbao
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471One-way
2nd Fastest
02:00PMParis12h40 02:40AMBilbao
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201One-way
2nd Fastest
05:00PMParis, Quai de Bercy12h40 05:40AMBilbao
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401One-way
07:20AMParis, Quai de Bercy13h10 08:30PMBilbao
0 transfers
341One-way
01:30PMParis13h10 02:40AMBilbao
0 transfers
201One-way

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Overview: Bus from Paris to Bilbao

distanceDistance460 miles (742 km)
durationAverage bus duration12 h 40 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$28 (€27)
frequencyBus frequency3 a day
changesDirect busYes, there are 3 direct buses a day
carriersBus providersAlsa, BlaBlaCar Bus, Ouibus, Eurolines Switzerland, Flixbus, Eurolines France or BlaBlaCar

Buses from Paris to Bilbao cover the 460 miles (742 km) long journey taking on average 12 h 40 min with our travel partners like Alsa, BlaBlaCar Bus, Ouibus, Eurolines Switzerland, Flixbus, Eurolines France or BlaBlaCar. Normally, there are 3 buses operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this journey for as low as $21 (€20), but the average price of bus tickets is $28 (€27). Travelers depart most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in Bilbao.

Bus providers: Alsa, BlaBlaCar Bus and FlixBus from Paris to Bilbao

Buy your official Alsa, BlaBlaCar Bus and FlixBus bus tickets from Paris to Bilbao from $21 (€20) with Omio. Find bus times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient journey.

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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.

  • Average Price: $21

FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost bus companies in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travelers in both continents the option to take a long-distance bus at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight buses on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on bag and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long bus journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.

Bus information from Paris to Bilbao with FlixBus:

  • Average Duration: 12 h 34 min
  • Average Price: $62
  • FlixBus frequency: 2 a day

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.

Paris to Bilbao bus information with BlaBlaCar Bus:

  • Average Duration: 12 h 55 min
  • Average Price: $31
  • BlaBlaCar Bus frequency: 2 a day

Travel Tips: Bus to Bilbao from Paris

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 Paris to Bilbao.
FAQs

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

Can I enter Spain from France?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

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

All travelers in Spain must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 9/19/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your bus between Paris and Bilbao as this information can change.

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

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

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

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

What are the requirements?

  • There are no current restrictions

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: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask: Recommended

Last checked on 9/24/22. 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 Paris from Bilbao here.

If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Paris to Bilbao buses for as little as $21 (€20)  in the next 7 days.
If you are looking to book your bus ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Paris to Bilbao bus to cost on average $28 (€27)  one way.
The bus distance from Paris to Bilbao is around 460 miles (742 km).
While the time it takes to travel 460 miles (742 km) to Bilbao from Paris can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Paris to Bilbao bus journey time is on average 12 h 40 min.

When departing from Paris, you have various bus station options to start your trip from including Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine), Paris, Place du Pantheon (Bibliothèque Sainte-Geneviève) and Paris, Cours-la-Reine. When arriving in Bilbao, you can end your journey in bus stations like Bilbao, Bilbao, Zorroza and Bilbao, Estación de Autobuses.

Omio customers book a bus from Paris Gare de Lyon   to Bilbao   most frequently for this route.

The most popular departure bus station with passengers for this route, called Paris Gare de Lyon, is located 1.9 miles (3.1 km) from the city center of Paris.

The most popular arrival bus station, Bilbao, is located 0.7 miles (1.1 km) away from the city center of Bilbao.

If you're looking for buses from Paris to Bilbao, you can rely on Alsa, BlaBlaCar Bus, Ouibus, Eurolines Switzerland, Flixbus, Eurolines France or BlaBlaCar to get you to Bilbao. It's also good to check out all possible bus companies for the Paris to Bilbao trip to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Yes, there are 3 direct buses per day from Paris to Bilbao with Flixbus, Alsa or BlaBlaCar Bus, 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 buy your bus ticket.
On average, there are 3 buses a day from Paris to Bilbao. The bus times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The earliest bus for this route departs from Paris at 5: 20 AM. The last bus leaves from Paris at 9: 50 PM. Check Omio for the latest bus schedule from Paris to Bilbao and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
If you purchase a bus ticket from Paris to Bilbao within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $28 (€27) one way. However, we recommend booking your bus in advance to get access to the best prices. Bus tickets to Bilbao from Paris are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

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