How to travel from Vitoria-Gasteiz to Bilbao

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from Vitoria-Gasteiz to Bilbao

You can get from Vitoria-Gasteiz to Bilbao by train, bus or flight.

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To get from Vitoria-Gasteiz to Bilbao on Aug 20 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

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01:10PMVitoria-Gasteiz1h00 02:10PMBilbao
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Travel Information from Vitoria-Gasteiz to Bilbao

distanceDistance30 miles (49 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range$7 - $9
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $7 (€7) • 55 min
fastestFastest modeBus • $7 (€7) • 55 min
carriersPopular travel companiesAutobuses La Unión

Travel 30 miles (49 km) by bus, flight, ferry or train between Vitoria-Gasteiz and Bilbao. If speed is a priority, then a bus is the best option with an average duration of 55 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $7 (€7). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Autobuses La Unión among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus from Vitoria-Gasteiz to Bilbao.

Travel Tips: Travel from Vitoria-Gasteiz to Bilbao

Travel to Bilbao easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Vitoria-Gasteiz to Bilbao.

There are 4 travel options from Vitoria-Gasteiz to Bilbao: bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to travel to Bilbao from Vitoria-Gasteiz is by taking a bus with an average price of $7 (€7).

This is compared to other travel options to Bilbao:

Taking a bus is about $1 (€1) less than taking a train, which costs on average $9 (€8) for this journey.

The fastest way from Vitoria-Gasteiz to Bilbao is by bus with an average journey time of 55 min.

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

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 0 h 0 min   of travel time.

The Vitoria-Gasteiz to Bilbao distance is around 30 miles (49 km).

The average frequency per day from Vitoria-Gasteiz to Bilbao is:

  • 30 buses per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Bilbao from Vitoria-Gasteiz as scheduled services by bus, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Vitoria-Gasteiz to Bilbao:

  • Most travelers take a bus from Vitoria - Gasteiz, Estación De Autobuses to Bilbao, Zorroza.
  • Most travelers catch their train from Vitoria-Gasteiz and arrive in Bilbao-Abando.

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

  • Autobuses La Unión can take you to Bilbao by bus. If searching for a good deal on buses, you can find tickets for Autobuses La Unión from Vitoria-Gasteiz to Bilbao for $7 (€7).

Yes, there are direct routes from Vitoria-Gasteiz to Bilbao with the following travel companies:

  • You can find 29 direct buses per day to take to Bilbao with BlaBlaCar.

Direct services to Bilbao 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 trip.

Looking to extend your trip from Vitoria-Gasteiz to Bilbao? Many Omio customers who go from Vitoria-Gasteiz to Bilbao usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Madrid, Barcelona or Donostia-San Sebastian. If you're looking to explore Madrid, Barcelona or Donostia-San Sebastian from Bilbao, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

When planning your trip from Vitoria-Gasteiz 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 $7 (€7) one way.
  • Train tickets cost $9 (€8) one way on average.

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

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