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Travelers usually depart from Barcelona–El Prat, Barcelona - Sants, Barcelona - Estació del Nord, Barcelona - Urgell, or Barcelona - Franca Railway Station when they travel from Barcelona to Bilbao. Book your trip to arrive at Bilbao, Bilbao Bus Station, Bilbao Train Station, Bilbao - Zorroza, or Bilbao - Kastrexana. The distance between Barcelona and Bilbao is 467 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Vueling, Air Europa, Ryanair, Iberia Airlines, and Volotea. Barcelona and Bilbao have 98 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Bilbao, consider visiting Picos De Europa, Cave of Altamira and Paleolithic Cave Art of Northern Spain, and Museo Guggenheim Bilbao.

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VuelingVLGVYNoOpens 168 days before flight
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Air EuropaAEAUXYesNo
RyanairRYRFRNoOpens 24 days before flight
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Iberia AirlinesIBEIBYesOpens 24 days before flight
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VoloteaVOEV7NoOpens 96 days before flight
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Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Barcelona to Bilbao?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Barcelona and Bilbao takes around 1.3 hours.
What is the flight distance between Barcelona and Bilbao?
The flight distance between Barcelona and Bilbao is 467 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Barcelona and Bilbao?
Several carriers operate flights between Barcelona and Bilbao. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Vueling.
What are the most popular routes to and from Barcelona?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Barcelona and New York, San Francisco, Boston, Los Angeles, London, Denver, Chicago, Rome, Paris, Tel Aviv, Madrid, Dublin, Ibiza, Berlin, Washington, D.C., Palma, Majorca, Orlando, Seattle, Atlanta, Seville.
What are the most popular routes to and from Bilbao?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Bilbao and New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Chicago, Boston, Madrid, London, Denver, Seattle, Tampa, Oakland, Orlando, Vienna, Seville, Rome, Paris, Raleigh, Las Vegas, Miami, Atlanta.
What airports are near Barcelona?
The main airport in Barcelona is Barcelona–El Prat. It is also served by Barcelona–El Prat, Girona–Costa Brava, Carcassonne, Perpignan–Rivesaltes, Reus, Béziers Cap d Agde, Castellón–Costa Azahar, Lleida–Alguaire.
What airports are near Bilbao?
The main airport in Bilbao is Bilbao. It is also served by Bordeaux–Mérignac, Bilbao, San Sebastián, Zaragoza, Biarritz Pays Basque, Santander, Tarbes–Lourdes–Pyrénées, Pamplona, Valladolid, Vitoria.
What buses and trains depart from Barcelona?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Barcelona, including Renfe.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Barcelona and Bilbao?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Barcelona and Bilbao thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Barcelona and Bilbao can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
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