Trains from Madrid to Bilbao

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The cheapest trains

from Madrid
to Bilbao

Showing times and prices for Jul 21

Cheapest

$77

Average

$87

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Madrid to Bilbao will cost around $ 87 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 77.

Cheapest
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16:05Madrid Chamartín5h1121:16Bilbao-Abando
0 changes
$771One-way
2nd Cheapest
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08:00Madrid Chamartín6h0414:04Bilbao-Abando
1 change
$921One-way
2nd Cheapest
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16:05Madrid Chamartín6h0422:09Bilbao-Abando
1 change
$921One-way

Train Times

Madrid to Bilbao

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08:00Madrid Chamartín6h0414:04Bilbao-Abando
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16:05Madrid Chamartín5h1121:16Bilbao-Abando
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16:05Madrid Chamartín6h0422:09Bilbao-Abando
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Prices across different modes

Train
Bus
Flight
Sat
Jul 20
$59Renfe
$38Alsa
$332Air Europa
Sun
Jul 21
$77Renfe
$38Alsa
$94Air Europa
Mon
Jul 22
$59Renfe
$38Alsa
$59Air Europa
Tue
Jul 23
$35Renfe
$38Alsa
$75Iberia
Wed
Jul 24
$41Renfe
$38Alsa
$75Iberia
Thu
Jul 25
$41Renfe
$38Alsa
$59Air Europa
Fri
Jul 26
$59Renfe
$38Alsa
$59Air Europa
Sat
Jul 27
$59Renfe
$38Alsa
$94Air Europa
Sun
Jul 28
$59Renfe
$38Alsa
$59Air Europa
Mon
Jul 29
$35Renfe
$38Alsa
$59Air Europa
Tue
Jul 30
$35Renfe
$38Alsa
$59Air Europa
Wed
Jul 31
$35Renfe
$38Alsa
$59Air Europa
Thu
Aug 1
$35Renfe
$38Alsa
$94Air Europa
Fri
Aug 2
$59Renfe
$38Alsa
$59Air Europa
Sat
Aug 3
$59Renfe
$38Alsa
$78Air Europa
Sun
Aug 4
$59Renfe
$38Alsa
$59Air Europa
Mon
Aug 5
$35Renfe
$38Alsa
$78Air Europa
Tue
Aug 6
$35Renfe
$38Alsa
$94Air Europa
Wed
Aug 7
$35Renfe
$38Alsa
$59Air Europa
Thu
Aug 8
$35Renfe
$38Alsa
$59Air Europa
Fri
Aug 9
$59Renfe
$38Alsa
$59Air Europa

The fastest trains

from Madrid
to Bilbao

Showing times and prices for Jul 21

Fastest Journey

5h 11m

Average

5h 46m

Trains per day

3

Distance

323 km

Of the 3 train that leave Madrid for Bilbao every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct train cover the 323 km distance in an average of 5h 46m but if you time it right, some train will get you there in just 5h 11m .

The slowest train will take 6h 4m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
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16:05Madrid Chamartín5h1121:16Bilbao-Abando
0 changes
$771One-way
2nd Fastest
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08:00Madrid Chamartín6h0414:04Bilbao-Abando
1 change
$921One-way
2nd Fastest
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16:05Madrid Chamartín6h0422:09Bilbao-Abando
1 change
$921One-way

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Journey Summary

Madrid to Bilbao Train Information

Avg. Train Duration:
5 hours 7 minutes
Train Ticket Price: $46
Trains depart from:Madrid
Trains arrive in:Bilbao
Distance:323 km
TrainTrain Companies:Renfe

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Best fares for trains from Madrid to Bilbao

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Mon, Jul 22
Train
Renfe
06:005h 4m11:04
MadridBilbao
Tue, Jul 23
Train
Renfe
06:005h 4m11:04
MadridBilbao
Wed, Jul 24
Train
Renfe
06:005h 4m11:04
MadridBilbao
Fastest Trains from Madrid to Bilbao
Mon, Jul 22
Train
Renfe
06:005h 4m11:04
MadridBilbao
Tue, Jul 23
Train
Renfe
06:005h 4m11:04
MadridBilbao
Wed, Jul 24
Train
Renfe
06:005h 4m11:04
MadridBilbao
Return Train Tickets for Bilbao to Madrid
Mon, Jul 22
Train
Renfe
15:005h 6m20:06
BilbaoMadrid
Tue, Jul 23
Train
Renfe
15:005h 6m20:06
BilbaoMadrid
Wed, Jul 24
Train
Renfe
15:005h 6m20:06
BilbaoMadrid

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey
Madrid
Bilbao
TrainMadrid Chamartín

Amenities

Refreshments
TrainMadrid Puerta De Atocha

Amenities

Refreshments
WC

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.
Metro lines 1
Bus lines 47, 55, 19, 85, 10, 24, 57, 102, C

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