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from Pau to Bilbao

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

Our recommendation

To get from Pau to Bilbao on Dec 2 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

11:55PMPau, Gare SNCF3h45 03:40AMBilbao
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$601One-way
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11:55PMPau, Gare SNCF3h45 03:40AMBilbao
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$601One-way

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Thu
Dec 2
$19Flixbus
Fri
Dec 3
$18Flixbus
Mon
Dec 6
$23Flixbus
Tue
Dec 7
$42Flixbus

Travel Information between Pau and Bilbao

distanceDistance128 miles (207 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus
fastestFastest modeBus • $30 (€25) • 3 h 35 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus

Take a bus to travel 128 miles (207 km) from Pau to Bilbao. Flixbus is the main travel company operating this route. Travelers can even take a direct from Pau to Bilbao.

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FAQs
Am I allowed to travel from Pau, France to Bilbao, Spain?

Travel from Pau, France to Bilbao, Spain is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Bilbao from Pau restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Bilbao, Spain from Pau?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands
  • Health screen upon arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Bilbao, Spain?

The government of Spain has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

The above information was last verified on 11/30/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip to Bilbao from Pau closer to your planned date of departure here.

Am I required to self-quarantine when I return to Pau, France from Bilbao, Spain?

The current restriction level for returning to Pau, France from Spain is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Pau, France from Bilbao, Spain?

Reentering France is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Pau from Bilbao?

  • 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
  • Health declaration required
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be placed under state quarantine

Which rules do I need to follow in Pau, France regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to France must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

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

The information above was last checked on 11/30/21. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Pau from Bilbao here.

How do I get from Pau to Bilbao?

Travel Pau to Bilbao by bus.

What is the fastest way to travel from Pau to Bilbao?

The fastest way to travel from Pau to Bilbao is by bus, which requires on average 3 h 35 min   of travel time.

How many miles from Pau to Bilbao would I travel?

The distance is approximately 128 miles (207 km) from Pau to Bilbao.

How many services a day are there from Pau to Bilbao?

The average frequency per day from Pau to Bilbao is:

  • Around 1 bus per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey to Bilbao from Pau as scheduled services by bus can vary by season or day of the week.

What are the departure and arrival points in Pau and in Bilbao?

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

  • Most travelers who purchase a bus ticket from Pau to Bilbao depart from Pau, Gare SNCF to Bilbao, Zorroza.
Which travel operators can get me to Bilbao from Pau?

Let Omio help you find the best company to travel with from Pau to Bilbao:

  • You can go to Bilbao from Pau by bus with Flixbus. You'll see cheap bus tickets for $30 (€25) with Flixbus from Pau to Bilbao on Omio.
Where should I go next after I travel to Bilbao from Pau?
Your trip from Pau to Bilbao doesn't have to end in Bilbao. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Madrid, Barcelona or Donostia-San Sebastian. If you’d like to add Madrid, Barcelona or Donostia-San Sebastian to your Pau to Bilbao tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Bilbao today!
When should I purchase a ticket from Pau to Bilbao online to score the best deals?

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

  • Bus tickets cost on average $30 (€25) one way.

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

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