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Travel Information from Bern to Bilbao

distanceDistance564 miles (910 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or bus
priceTicket price range$51 - $61
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • $51 (€42) • 4 h 45 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $51 (€42) • 4 h 45 min
carriersPopular travel companiesAir Europa or Flixbus

Travel 564 miles (910 km) by flight or bus to Bilbao from Bern. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 4 h 45 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a flight is the best option with prices starting as low as $51 (€42). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Air Europa or Flixbus among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Bern to Bilbao.

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

Travel between Bern, Switzerland and Bilbao, Spain is: Partially open.

Can travelers from Switzerland enter Spain?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Bilbao from Bern?

Conditions of entry into Spain:

  • 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
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Bilbao, Spain?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Spain has imposed the following measures:

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

This information was last checked on 10/24/21. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey between Bern and Bilbao.

Am I required to self-quarantine when I return to Bern, Switzerland from Bilbao, Spain?

Return travel to Bern, Switzerland from Spain is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Switzerland from Spain?

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

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into Switzerland from Spain?

Requirements for reentering Switzerland:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 4 in quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Switzerland?

All travelers must abide by the following measures in Switzerland to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

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

The above information about your return travel to Bern, Switzerland was last verified on 10/23/21. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Bern from Bilbao.

How do I travel from Bern to Bilbao?

You can travel from Bern to Bilbao 2 different ways: flight or bus.

What is the cheapest way to travel to Bilbao from Bern?

The cheapest way to go to Bilbao from Bern is by taking a flight, which costs on average $51 (€42).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Bilbao:

Taking a flight is usually $10 (€8) less than taking a bus to Bilbao, which costs on average $61 (€50) for the same trip.

What is the quickest way from Bern to Bilbao?

The fastest way to get to Bilbao from Bern is by flight with an average travel time of 4 h 45 min.

Other travel options to Bilbao can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Bilbao by bus can take on average 20 h 15 min.

How far is it from Bern to Bilbao?

The distance is approximately 564 miles (910 km) from Bern to Bilbao.

How many services a day are there from Bern to Bilbao?

The average frequency per day from Bern to Bilbao is:

  • 1 bus per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between Bern and Bilbao as scheduled services by flight or bus can vary by season or day of the week.

Where do people depart from and arrive in when traveling from Bern to Bilbao?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Bern to Bilbao:

  • Buses most often depart from Bern at Bern, Schutzenmatte Hbf and arrive in Bilbao at Bilbao, Zorroza.
Who can get me from Bern to Bilbao?

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

  • Air Europa can get you to Bilbao by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with Air Europa from Bern to Bilbao for $51 (€42) on Omio.
  • Flixbus can get you to Bilbao by bus. You can find a good deal for bus tickets with Flixbus from Bern to Bilbao for $61 (€50) on Omio.
What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip from Bern to Bilbao?
Omio customers who travel from Bern 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 far in advance should I purchase tickets to Bilbao from Bern online to get the best deals?

Before traveling from Bern 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 trip is costing $51 (€42) one way on average.
  • A bus ticket is costing on average $61 (€50) one way for this trip.

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

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