You can get from Brussels to Bilbao by train, bus or flight.
To get from Brussels to Bilbao on Feb 09 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||624 miles (1006 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus, ferry, flight or train|
|Ticket price range||$10 - $124|
|Cheapest mode||Train • $10 (€9) • 12 h 58 min|
|Fastest mode||Bus • $81 (€70) • 18 h 13 min|
|Popular travel companies||BlaBlaCar Bus or Air Europa|
Travel 624 miles (1006 km) by bus, ferry, flight or train from Brussels to Bilbao. If speed is a priority, then a bus is the best option with an average duration of 18 h 13 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $10 (€9). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are BlaBlaCar Bus or Air Europa among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Brussels to Bilbao.
Travel from Brussels, Belgium to Bilbao, Spain is: Unrestricted.
International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium.
The government of Spain has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last verified on 1/9/23. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip between Brussels and Bilbao closer to your planned date of departure here.
Return travel to Brussels, Belgium from Spain is: Unrestricted.
Entry into Belgium is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Spain.
Requirements for reentering Belgium:
All travelers must abide by the following measures in Belgium to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:
The above information about your return travel to Brussels, Belgium was last verified on 1/9/23. 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 Brussels from Bilbao.
There are 4 ways that you can travel to Bilbao from Brussels. You can take a bus, ferry, flight or train.
The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Bilbao is by taking a train. You can find average ticket prices around $10 (€9) compared to other travel options to Bilbao:
Taking a train is about $71 (€61) less than taking a bus, which costs on average $81 (€70) for this trip.
Taking a train is about $114 (€98) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $124 (€107) for this route.
The fastest way to get to Bilbao from Brussels is by bus with an average travel time of 18 h 13 min.
Other travel options to Bilbao can usually take longer:
In comparison, taking a flight requires on average 21 h 15 min of travel time.
In comparison, taking a train requires on average 12 h 58 min of travel time.
Bilbao is approximately 624 miles (1006 km) away from Brussels.
The average frequency per day from Brussels to Bilbao is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to Bilbao from Brussels as scheduled services by bus, ferry, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Brussels to Bilbao:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Brussels to Bilbao, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
When planning your trip from Brussels to Bilbao, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:
However, we recommend buying tickets from Brussels to Bilbao online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.
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