How to get from Bilbao to Barcelona by train, bus or flight.
The best way to travel from Bilbao to Barcelona is by taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||289 miles (466 km)|
|Available travel modes||Flight|
|Popular travel companies||Air Europa|
Travel 289 miles (466 km) by flight from Bilbao to Barcelona. Air Europa is the main travel company operating this trip. Travelers can even take a direct flight from Bilbao to Barcelona.
You can travel by train, bus or flight for as low as $47 (€41). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.
Renfe is Spain’s national travel company offering a multitude of domestic routes and international routes to France and Portugal. Renfe is known for its range of ticket types to fit anyone’s budget, such as the Basic, Elige and Premium tickets. Renfe also has discount cards for qualified travelers like the Renfe Gold Card and +Renfe Youth Card 50, which you can use on Omio. When you ride with Renfe, you can expect to find an impressive fleet of travel offering different levels of comfort, amenities and time needed to travel to your destination. These travel types include Renfe AVE for high-speed long-distance routes, Alvia and Altaria for domestic routes in parts of Spain, Euromed for routes along the stunning Mediterranean coast, Avant commuter travel and Trenhotel night travel.
Alsa is the main travel company in Spain, a subsidiary of the UK travel company National Express. Alsa offers a wide variety of national and international routes and transports more than 300 million passengers every year. Apart from the Standard fare, Alsa provides ticket types like Minimum, Reduced and Flexible fares on select routes for those looking to save money on travel journeys. While most travelers don’t mind traveling on normal travel with basic services like bathrooms, free WiFi, footrests and onboard entertainment, some others may want to check out Alsa’s deluxe travel like the Alsa Supra, Alsa Eurobus and Alsa Premium, which provide more luxurious amenities on specific routes.
Iberia is Spain’s leading airline, headquartered in Adolfo Suárez-Madrid Barajas in Madrid, offering flights around Europe and across the world. It offers different fares for your next travel from Bilbao to Barcelona including: Basic Fare, Classic Fare, Flexible Fare and Business Club.
You can travel between Bilbao and Barcelona by flight.
Going by train is the quickest way from Bilbao to Barcelona with an average travel time of 6 h 51 min.
The distance is approximately 289 miles (466 km) from Bilbao to Barcelona.
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Yes, there is a direct route available from Bilbao to Barcelona:
Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Barcelona as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets between Bilbao and Barcelona.
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