You can get from Bilbao to Zurich by train, bus or flight.
To get from Bilbao to Zurich on Sep 29 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
Find all the dates and times for this journey by train, bus, and flight, .
|Distance||623 miles (1005 km)|
|Available travel modes||Flight or bus|
|Ticket price range||$80 - $83|
|Cheapest mode||Flight • $80 (€64) • 4 h 45 min|
|Fastest mode||Flight • $80 (€64) • 4 h 45 min|
|Popular travel companies||Air Europa or Eurolines Switzerland|
Take a flight or bus to travel 623 miles (1005 km) from Bilbao to Zurich. 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 $80 (€64). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Air Europa or Eurolines Switzerland among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight from Bilbao to Zurich.
Travel between Bilbao, Spain and Zurich, Switzerland is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain.
Conditions of entry into Switzerland:
To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Switzerland has imposed the following measures:
This information was last checked on 9/23/21. 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 to Zurich from Bilbao.
The restriction level for your return to Bilbao, Spain from Switzerland is: Partially open.
Entry into Spain is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland.
Conditions of reentry into Spain:
You should observe these safety measures in Spain as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
This information about your return travel to Spain was last checked on 9/27/21. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Bilbao from Zurich closer to your date of departure here.
There are 2 ways that you can travel to Zurich from Bilbao. You can take a flight or bus.
The cheapest way to get from Bilbao to Zurich is by taking a flight. You can find average ticket prices around $80 (€64) compared to other travel options to Zurich:
A flight is $2 (€2) less than a bus for this route with tickets for a bus from Bilbao to Zurich costing on average $83 (€66).
The fastest way to get to Zurich from Bilbao is by flight with an average travel time of 4 h 45 min.
Other travel options to Zurich can usually take longer:
In comparison, getting to Zurich by bus can take on average 21 h 30 min.
You should expect to travel around 623 miles (1005 km) between Bilbao and Zurich.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Bilbao to Zurich:
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Yes, there are direct services available from Bilbao to Zurich with the following travel companies:
Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Zurich as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets from Bilbao to Zurich.
Before traveling from Bilbao to Zurich, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:
But we recommend booking Bilbao to Zurich tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.