How to travel from Bilbao to Vienna

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Travel Information from Bilbao to Vienna

distanceDistance986 miles (1590 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or flight
priceTicket price range$145 - $227
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $145 (€130) • 35 h 5 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $227 (€204) • 4 h 55 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Vueling

Travel 986 miles (1590 km) by bus or flight from Bilbao to Vienna. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 4 h 55 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $145 (€130). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus or Vueling among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight from Bilbao to Vienna.

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FAQs

Travel between Bilbao, Spain and Vienna, Austria is: Fully open.

Can travelers from Spain enter Austria?

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

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

Conditions of entry into Austria:

  • There are no current restrictions

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

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

  • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

This information was last checked on 5/23/22. 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 Bilbao and Vienna.

The restriction level for your return to Bilbao, Spain from Austria is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Bilbao from Vienna restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry into Spain:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Health screen upon arrival
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Bilbao, Spain?

You should observe these safety measures in Spain 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 Spain was last checked on 5/26/22. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Bilbao from Vienna closer to your date of departure here.

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

The cheapest way to travel to Vienna from Bilbao is by taking a bus with an average price of $145 (€130).

This is compared to other travel options to Vienna:

Taking a bus is usually $82 (€74) less than taking a flight to Vienna, which costs on average $227 (€204) for the same trip.

The fastest way from Bilbao to Vienna is by flight with an average journey time of 4 h 55 min.

There are alternative travel options to Vienna that can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Vienna by bus can take on average 35 h 5 min.

The distance from Bilbao to Vienna is approximately 986 miles (1590 km).

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

  • Buses from Bilbao to Vienna most often leave from Bilbao, Zorroza and arrive in Vienna, International Busterminal (VIB).
  • Flights from Bilbao to Vienna most often leave from Bilbao and arrive in Vienna International Airport.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Bilbao to Vienna:

  • You can travel by bus between Bilbao and Vienna with Flixbus, and you can find Flixbus Bilbao to Vienna tickets for $145 (€130) on Omio.
  • You can go to Vienna from Bilbao by plane with Vueling. You'll see cheap plane tickets for $227 (€204) with Vueling from Bilbao to Vienna on Omio.

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

  • You can book a direct flight with.

Direct services to Vienna 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.

Omio customers who travel from Bilbao to Vienna often also extend their vacation to go to Prague, Budapest or Munich. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Vienna and these popular destinations at a great price.

When planning your trip from Bilbao to Vienna, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets are costing $145 (€130) one way on average.
  • Plane tickets cost $227 (€204) one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Bilbao to Vienna online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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