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Train Information between Bilbao and Athens

distanceDistance1434 miles (2313 km)
changesDirect trainYes

Trains from Bilbao to Athens cover the 1434 miles (2313 km) long trip with our travel partners like. There are direct train services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Bilbao-Abando and arrive in Athens.

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FAQs
Is cross-border travel by train between Bilbao, Spain and Athens, Greece allowed?

Travel between Bilbao, Spain and Athens, Greece by train is: Partially open.

Can I enter Greece from Spain?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain

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

Conditions of entry:

  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be asked to self-quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Athens, Greece?

All travelers in Greece must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

  • Physical distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 10/15/21. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Athens from Bilbao as this information can change.

What is the restriction level for the return leg of a round trip journey from Athens, Greece to Bilbao, Spain?

The restriction level for your return train to Bilbao, Spain from Athens is: Partially open.

Is my return train into Bilbao from Athens restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Greece

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

Conditions of reentry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands
  • Health screen upon arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required

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:

  • Social distancing required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

Last checked on 10/19/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Bilbao from Athens closer to your date of departure here here.

How far is Athens from Bilbao by train?
The Bilbao to Athens train distance is approximately 1434 miles (2313 km).
When traveling by train from Bilbao to Athens, which train station in Bilbao do I depart from and which train station in Athens do I arrive in?

Omio customers book a train from Bilbao-Abando   to Athens   most frequently for this route.

Where is the Bilbao train station located? Where is the Athens train station located?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Bilbao-Abando, which is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city center, and they get off the train at Athens, located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city center.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Bilbao
Athens
The major railway station for departures from Bilbao is Bilbao-Abando. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Bilbao-Abando for your journey from Bilbao to Athens.

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