Bilbao to Tarragona train

Cheap train tickets from Bilbao to Tarragona

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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.

Renfe Alvia
01:20PMBilbao6h10 07:30PMTarragona
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Train schedule from Bilbao to Tarragona

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Renfe Alvia
01:20PMBilbao6h10 07:30PMTarragona
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Fastest train times from Bilbao to Tarragona

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Fastest Journey

6 h 10 m


6 h 10 m

Trains per day



419 km

Of the 1 trains that leave Bilbao for Tarragona every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Renfe Alvia
01:20PMBilbao6h10 07:30PMTarragona
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Overview: Train from Bilbao to Tarragona

distanceDistance259 miles (418 km)
durationAverage train duration6 h 10 min
priceAverage train ticket price$64 (€60)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain companiesRenfe or Renfe Alvia

Trains from Bilbao to Tarragona cover the 259 miles (418 km) long journey taking on average 6 h 10 min with our travel partners like Renfe or Renfe Alvia. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $23 (€21), but the average price of train tickets is $64 (€60). Travelers depart most frequently from Bilbao-Abando and arrive in Tarragona.

Train companies: Renfe from Bilbao to Tarragona trains

Travel between Bilbao and Tarragona from $23 (€21) with Omio’s train partners Renfe! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular journey for you.


Renfe is Spain’s national train company operating freight and passenger trains on Spain’s extensive railway network as well as international routes to neighboring France and Portugal. Renfe has a wide range of ticket types to fit your budget like the Basic, Elige and Premium tickets. Renfe also offers discount cards like the Renfe Gold Card and +Renfe Youth Card 50 for qualified travelers. You can use these savings offers and discount cards on Omio when booking your Bilbao to Tarragona trip. Renfe has a vast fleet of trains with different levels of comfort, amenities and speed. The Renfe AVE trains run at high speed and serve long-distance routes, Alvia trains combine high-speed and normal speed trains serving domestic routes, Altaria serves domestic routes into southern Spain, Euromed offers domestic routes along the Mediterranean coast, Avant trains serve regional commuter routes and Trenhotel offers night train routes.

    Travel Tips: Trains from Bilbao to Tarragona

    Travel by train to Tarragona 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 Bilbao to Tarragona.
    Train tickets between Bilbao and Tarragona for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $23 (€21)  one way in the next 7 days.
    The Bilbao to Tarragona train ticket price is on average $64 (€60)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this trip in the next week.
    The Bilbao to Tarragona train distance is approximately 259 miles (418 km).
    The Bilbao to Tarragona train duration is on average 6 h 10 min, which is to be expected when traveling 259 miles (418 km) to Tarragona from Bilbao. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.

    There are a few train stations in Bilbao to start your route from including Bilbao-Abando and Bilbao-Concordia. In Tarragona you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Tarragona and Tarragona.

    Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Bilbao-Abando   and arrive in Tarragona.

    The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called Bilbao-Abando, is located 0.4 miles (726 m) from the city center of Bilbao.

    The most popular arrival train station, Tarragona, is located 0.6 miles (958 m) away from the city center of Tarragona.

    For the best Bilbao to Tarragona train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Renfe or Renfe Alvia. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services between Bilbao and Tarragona to compare what amenities they may offer.
    Yes, you can look for direct trains from Bilbao to Tarragona with Renfe Alvia  without needing to transfer at another stop in between. Taking a direct train tends to save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking a ticket for this route.
    You can take the earliest train from Bilbao to Tarragona at 1: 20 PM   or take the last train from Bilbao to Tarragona leaving at 1: 20 PM. Look for the latest Bilbao to Tarragona train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this route.
    In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train companies offering this journey and save money. If you book train tickets to Tarragona from Bilbao within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $64 (€60) one way. To find the best prices for this route, consider booking your train ticket from Bilbao to Tarragona a few months in advance.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Bilbao-Abando is the most popular Bilbao railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Bilbao for your trip to Tarragona.
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