The best way to find a cheap flight ticket from Bilbao to Madrid is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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Of the 5 flights that leave Bilbao for Madrid every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
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|Distance||200 miles (322 km)|
|Average flight duration||1 h 5 min|
|Average plane ticket price||$96 (€84)|
|Airlines||Iberia, Air Nostrum or Air Europa|
Flights from Bilbao to Madrid cover the 200 miles (322 km) long route taking on average 1 h 5 min with our travel partners like Iberia, Air Nostrum or Air Europa. There are direct flight services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $96 (€84), you can find the cheapest plane ticket for as low as $38 (€33). Travelers depart most frequently from Bilbao and arrive in Madrid Barajas Airport.
You can travel by flight to Madrid from Bilbao with Air Europa, Air Nostrum and Iberia for as low as $38 (€33). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.
Air Europa is Spain's 3rd most popular airline with flights around Europe and the rest of the world and a choice between Economy or Business fares for your flight between Bilbao and Madrid.
One of the best ways to travel to Madrid from Bilbao is by taking a flight with Air Nostrum. Omio helps you find the ideal Air Nostrum flight to Madrid from Bilbao by showing you Air Nostrum current flight schedules and timetables, the plane tickets on offer (including amenities offered onboard and travel information like baggage allowance) and the best prices for this Bilbao to Madrid journey. You can expect to travel 200 miles (322 km) from Bilbao to Madrid on a flight with Air Nostrum. If you are using the Omio app to search for flights to Madrid from Bilbao, you can check straight away if the Air Nostrum ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when traveling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the airport. Once you’ve found that perfect flight, book your Air Nostrum plane ticket on Omio quickly and easily, then enjoy your upcoming trip between Bilbao and Madrid!
Madrid, the capital city of Spain, is a renowned city famous for its expansive boulevards and beautiful parks. It is an attractive blend of modernity and tradition. It is the home of artistic sites such as Prado Museum, Reina Sofia National Art Centre, Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum and the Royal Palace among other beautiful attractions. There are many ways of getting to Madrid including a good railway network and motorway routes, though flights are by far the fastest and most convenient. Frequent direct flights are readily available from Bilbao to Madrid departing from Bilbao airport arriving at Madrid-Barajas airport. With up to eight direct flights offered by Air Europa and Iberia, passengers are sure to find a departure to suit their need. There are other connecting flights by airlines such as vueling and British Airlines with layovers at Ibiza, Seville or Santiago if passengers should choose to fly indirect.
Airlines offering direct flights are Iberia and Air Europa. Iberia airlines operate international network services from its main base of Madrid Barajas Airport. Air Europa airlines have its central hub in Adolfo Suarez Madrid-Barajas Airport. There are also connecting flights that are offered by the two airlines. Other airlines that give connecting flights include British Airways, Aer Lingus, Swiss airlines, Smart wings, Tap Portugal and Brussels Airlines.
On average, non-stop flights from Bilbao to Madrid takes just one hour 15 minutes. Iberia and Air Europa airlines take one hour 10 minutes. The flights are available in the morning, afternoon and evening with departure times spread throughout the day. There are up to seven direct flights per day. The connecting flights by other airlines take more than three hours via Santiago or Seville.
Departure Airport: The departure airport is Bilbao airport for all flights from Bilbao to Madrid. It is the largest airport in northern Spain. It lies nine kilometers north of Bilbao in Biscay. Travelers can access the airport through cars, public transport, bus services, taxi transfers, or car rentals. Buses take 25 minutes to get travelers from Bilbao center to the airport. Taxi services take half an hour to transport travelers from the city center to the airport. Most of these transport facilities are available online and at the Airport. Bilbao Airport offers parking services, both long term, and short term. Facilities include duty- free stores, shops, free WiFi, and a lounge for relaxation. The lobby has restrooms where travelers can spend the night before they catch an early flight.
Arrival Airport: Madrid- Barajas airport is located 12 kilometers north of Madrid city center. The airport has four terminals; terminals T1, T2, T3, and T4. Transport services available at the terminals include taxi services, airport transfers with a private car, buses or trains. The airport has express buses which run every 15 minutes taking approximately 40 minutes to get to stations from Madrid city center. metro transfers take 15 minutes to get to Madrid city center with their tickets readily available at the terminals. The airport also has private car transfers which can be booked before landing in Madrid. Taxi services and private transfers can take travelers from the airport to any destination of their choice. Some of the facilities available at the terminal include shops and restaurants, business facilities, airport lounges, and traveler assistance. There are also accommodation hotels for travelers willing to spend the night. The hotels and restaurants offer a wide range of culinary services for all. Madrid airport also has several public parking services, express parking, long-stay parking, and VIP car park.
Omio travelers most frequently book a flight from Bilbao to Madrid Barajas Airport for this route.
You can find the most popular departure airport for this route, Bilbao, located approximately 6.7 miles (10.8 km) from the city center of Bilbao. The most popular arrival airport in Madrid, called Madrid Barajas Airport, is located around 9.9 miles (15.9 km) away from its city center. To reach the city center of Madrid from Madrid Barajas Airport, check what taxi services, airport shuttle services or public transit options are available.
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