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from London to Bilbao

You can get from London to Bilbao by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from London to Bilbao on Sep 28 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:05AMLondon Heathrow Airport5h10 02:15PMBilbao
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$1681One-way
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08:05AMLondon Heathrow Airport5h10 02:15PMBilbao
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$1681One-way
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02:35PMLondon Gatwick Airport7h25 11:00PMBilbao
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$2151One-way
10:00AMLondon Gatwick Airport5h00 04:00PMBilbao
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$2621One-way
02:35PMLondon Gatwick Airport5h20 08:55PMBilbao
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$2911One-way

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COMPARE Prices for trains, buses and flights

Mon
Sep 27
$185Air Europa
Tue
Sep 28
$151Eurowings
Wed
Sep 29
$88Air Europa
Thu
Sep 30
$110British Airways
Fri
Oct 1
$126Vueling
Sat
Oct 2
$117Air Europa
Sun
Oct 3
$89British Airways
Mon
Oct 4
$113Vueling
Tue
Oct 5
$43Vueling
Wed
Oct 6
$151Eurowings
Thu
Oct 7
$87Vueling
Fri
Oct 8
$159Vueling
Sun
Oct 10
$91British Airways
Mon
Oct 11
$69British Airways
Tue
Oct 12
$126Air Europa
Wed
Oct 13
$117Air Europa
Thu
Oct 14
$117Air Europa
Fri
Oct 15
$157Air Europa
Sat
Oct 16
$113Vueling
Sun
Oct 17
$65Vueling

Travel Information from London to Bilbao

distanceDistance583 miles (940 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight
fastestFastest modeFlight • $183 (€146) • 1 h 55 min
carriersPopular travel companiesKLM

Take a flight to travel 583 miles (940 km) to Bilbao from London. KLM is the main travel company operating this journey. Travelers can even take a direct from London to Bilbao.

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FAQs
What are the COVID-19 travel restrictions for Bilbao, Spain if I’m coming from London, United Kingdom?

Travel between London, United Kingdom and Bilbao, Spain is: Partially open.

Can travelers from United Kingdom enter Spain?

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

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

Conditions of entry into Spain:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • 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 9/25/21. 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 London and Bilbao.

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to United Kingdom from Bilbao, Spain?

Return travel to London, United Kingdom from Spain is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering United Kingdom from Spain?

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

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

Requirements for reentering United Kingdom:

  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers can choose to pay for a private COVID-19 test. The earliest you can take the test while in quarantine is 5 full days after you left a place not on the travel corridor list
  • Before travelling, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include COVID-19 tests to be taken on day 2 and on day 8 of your quarantine
  • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

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

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

  • Social distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face masks: Regional advice

The above information about your return travel to London, United Kingdom was last verified on 9/25/21. 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 London from Bilbao.

How do I travel from London to Bilbao?

You can go from London to Bilbao by flight.

What is the fastest way from London to Bilbao?

Going by flight is the quickest way from London to Bilbao with an average travel time of 1 h 55 min.

How far is it from London to Bilbao?

The London to Bilbao distance is around 583 miles (940 km).

When traveling to Bilbao from London, where do I depart from London and where do I arrive in Bilbao?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from London to Bilbao:

  • Most travelers who purchase a plane ticket from London to Bilbao depart from London Heathrow Airport to Bilbao.
Which travel operators can get me to Bilbao from London?

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

  • KLM can take you to Bilbao by plane. If searching for a good deal on flights, you can find tickets for KLM from London to Bilbao for $183 (€146).
Where else should I travel to after my journey from London to Bilbao ends?
Many of our customers who book a trip from London to Bilbao often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Madrid, Barcelona or Donostia-San Sebastian. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your London and Bilbao itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Bilbao and any of these top destinations today!
How early should I buy tickets between London and Bilbao online for the best deals?

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

  • Plane tickets are costing on average $183 (€146) one way.

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

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

London
Bilbao
London
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London Liverpool Street Stn
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Refreshments
WC

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the bus station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.<br>Metro lines Central, Circle, Hammersmith, City
London Bridge
Amenities
Refreshments