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from Berlin to Bilbao

You can get from Berlin to Bilbao by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Berlin to Bilbao on Sep 28 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

06:50PMBerlin Brandenburg Airport21h10 04:00PMBilbao
2 changes
$5721One-way
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06:50PMBerlin Brandenburg Airport21h10 04:00PMBilbao
2 changes
$5721One-way
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06:50PMBerlin Brandenburg Airport21h40 04:30PMBilbao
1 changes
$6771One-way
06:50PMBerlin Brandenburg Airport21h10 04:00PMBilbao
2 changes
$7081One-way
06:50PMBerlin Brandenburg Airport21h10 04:00PMBilbao
2 changes
$8291One-way

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Mon
Sep 27
$169Flixbus
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Tue
Sep 28
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$336Lufthansa
Wed
Sep 29
$169Flixbus
$286Brussels Airlines
Thu
Sep 30
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$180Lufthansa
Sat
Oct 2
$87Flixbus
$210Lufthansa
Sun
Oct 3
$98Flixbus
$180Lufthansa
Mon
Oct 4
$136Flixbus
$240Lufthansa
Tue
Oct 5
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$143Eurowings
Wed
Oct 6
$136Flixbus
$93Eurowings
Fri
Oct 8
$98Flixbus
$217Lufthansa
Sat
Oct 9
$87Flixbus
$287Swiss
Sun
Oct 10
$98Flixbus
$217Lufthansa Cityline
Mon
Oct 11
$136Flixbus
$247Brussels Airlines
Tue
Oct 12
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$167Eurowings
Wed
Oct 13
$136Flixbus
$130Eurowings
Thu
Oct 14
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$143Eurowings
Fri
Oct 15
$112Flixbus
$160Lufthansa
Sat
Oct 16
$98Flixbus
$156Iberia Express
Sun
Oct 17
$118Flixbus
$160Lufthansa

Travel Information from Berlin to Bilbao

distanceDistance985 miles (1588 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or bus
priceTicket price range$88 - $106
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $88 (€70) • 32 h 35 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $106 (€85) • 4 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesEurowings or Flixbus

Travel 985 miles (1588 km) by flight or bus between Berlin and Bilbao. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 4 h 10 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $88 (€70). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Eurowings or Flixbus among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight or bus from Berlin to Bilbao.

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FAQs
Does Spain have any COVID-19 travel restrictions for people traveling to Bilbao from Berlin?

International travel from Berlin, Germany to Bilbao, Spain is: Partially open.

Can I enter Spain if coming from Germany?

Entry into Spain is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Bilbao if traveling from Berlin?

Conditions of entry:

  • 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 measures do I need to follow in Bilbao, Spain due to the pandemic?

All travelers in Spain must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 9/25/21; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your upcoming trip from Berlin to Bilbao.

Are there restrictions on my return trip to Berlin, Germany from Bilbao, Spain due to COVID-19?

The restriction level for your return to Berlin, Germany from Spain is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Berlin from Bilbao restricted?

Entry into Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Berlin from Bilbao?

Conditions of reentry into Germany:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Berlin, Germany?

You should observe these safety measures in Germany as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

This information about your return travel to Germany was last checked on 9/25/21. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Berlin from Bilbao closer to your date of departure here.

How do I get from Berlin to Bilbao?

There are 2 ways to get from Berlin to Bilbao: flight or bus.

What is the cheapest way to go from Berlin to Bilbao?

The cheapest way to go to Bilbao from Berlin is by taking a bus, which costs on average $88 (€70).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Bilbao:

A bus is $19 (€15) less than a flight for this journey with tickets for a flight from Berlin to Bilbao costing on average $106 (€85).

What is the fastest way to travel between Berlin and Bilbao?

The quickest way to travel from Berlin to Bilbao is by flight, which takes on average 4 h 10 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 32 h 35 min.

What is the distance from Berlin to Bilbao?

The distance is approximately 985 miles (1588 km) from Berlin to Bilbao.

When traveling from Berlin to Bilbao, where do I depart from Berlin and where do I arrive in Bilbao?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Berlin to Bilbao:

  • Most travelers take a flight from Berlin Brandenburg Airport to Bilbao.
  • Most travelers catch their bus from Berlin, Zentralen Omnibusbahnhof and arrive in Bilbao, Zorroza.
Which travel companies can take me from Berlin to Bilbao?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Berlin to Bilbao, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with Eurowings for flights to Bilbao. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Eurowings Berlin to Bilbao tickets on Omio for $106 (€85).
  • Travel with Flixbus to go to Bilbao by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Flixbus Berlin to Bilbao tickets on Omio for $88 (€70).
Is there a way to travel directly from Berlin to Bilbao?

Yes, there are direct routes from Berlin to Bilbao with the following travel companies:

  • You can take a direct flight with.
  • You can travel directly by bus with.

Direct services to Bilbao tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your route.

Where should I go next after I travel to Bilbao from Berlin?
Omio customers who travel from Berlin to Bilbao often also extend their vacation to go to Madrid, Barcelona or Donostia-San Sebastian. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Bilbao and these popular destinations at a great price.
How early should I purchase Berlin to Bilbao tickets online to score the best deals?

Before traveling from Berlin to Bilbao, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A plane ticket for this journey costs on average $106 (€85) one way.
  • A bus ticket for this route is costing $88 (€70) one way on average.

But we recommend booking Berlin to Bilbao tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Berlin
Bilbao
Berlin, ZOB am Funkturm
Amenities
Berlin Ostbahnhof
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