The cheapest buses from Bilbao to Bordeaux

Showing times and prices for 28 Oct

Cheapest

£34

Average

£45

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Bilbao to Bordeaux will cost around £ 45 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 34.

01:45Bilbao4h55 06:40Bordeaux
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£341One-way
22:15Bilbao4h25 02:40Bordeaux
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£431One-way
08:30Bilbao4h45 13:15Bordeaux
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£491One-way
18:45Bilbao4h55 23:40Bordeaux
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£521One-way

Timetable Bilbao to Bordeaux

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01:45Bilbao4h55 06:40Bordeaux
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08:30Bilbao4h45 13:15Bordeaux
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18:45Bilbao4h55 23:40Bordeaux
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22:15Bilbao4h25 02:40Bordeaux
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Thu
28 Oct
£10Alsa
Fri
29 Oct
£21Flixbus
Sat
30 Oct
£17Alsa
Sun
31 Oct
£13Alsa
Mon
1 Nov
£4Alsa
Tue
2 Nov
£8Alsa
Wed
3 Nov
£10Alsa
Thu
4 Nov
£4Alsa
Fri
5 Nov
£11Alsa
Sat
6 Nov
£18Flixbus
Sun
7 Nov
£11Alsa
Mon
8 Nov
£8Alsa
Tue
9 Nov
£4Alsa
Wed
10 Nov
£4Alsa
Thu
11 Nov
£4Alsa
Fri
12 Nov
£9Flixbus
Sat
13 Nov
£8Alsa
Sun
14 Nov
£11Alsa
Mon
15 Nov
£8Alsa
Tue
16 Nov
£4Alsa

The fastest buses from Bilbao to Bordeaux

Showing times and prices for 28 Oct

Fastest Journey

4 h 25 m

Average

4 h 45 m

Buses per day

4

Distance

257 km

Of the 4 buses that leave Bilbao for Bordeaux every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 257 km distance in an average of 4 h 45 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 4 h 25 m .

The slowest buses will take 4 h 55 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

2nd Fastest
22:15Bilbao4h25 02:40Bordeaux
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£431One-way
08:30Bilbao4h45 13:15Bordeaux
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£491One-way
01:45Bilbao4h55 06:40Bordeaux
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£341One-way
18:45Bilbao4h55 23:40Bordeaux
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£521One-way

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Coach Information to Bordeaux from Bilbao

distanceDistance159 miles (256 km)
durationAverage coach duration4 h 25 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£12 (€13)
frequencyCoach frequency2 a day
changesDirect coachYes, there are 2 direct coaches a day
carriersCoach companiesFlixbus, Eurolines France, BlaBlaCar, Eurolines Switzerland, Alsa or Union Ivkoni International

Coaches from Bilbao to Bordeaux cover the 159 miles (256 km) long journey taking on average 4 h 25 min with our travel partners like Flixbus, Eurolines France, BlaBlaCar, Eurolines Switzerland, Alsa or Union Ivkoni International. Normally, there are 2 coaches operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this journey for as low as £4, but the average price of coach tickets is £12. Travellers depart most frequently from Bilbao-Abando and arrive in Bordeaux, Gare Saint Jean.

Coach companies

Alsa Bilbao – Bordeaux

You can travel by coach between Bilbao and Bordeaux with Alsa for as low as £4. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.

Alsa

You’ll be sure to find the best coach between Bilbao and Bordeaux with Alsa, the main coach operator in Spain offering a multitude of coach routes domestically and internationally. As an official travel partner of Alsa, Omio can show you Alsa’s coach timetables and coach tickets from Bilbao to Bordeaux and help you find the cheapest, fastest or earliest journey. The distance between Bilbao and Bordeaux by coach is around 159 miles (256 km) and the most affordable Alsa ticket for this trip costs as little as £4.

Apart from the Standard fare, Alsa provides ticket types like Minimum, Reduced and Flexible fares on select routes if you’re looking to save money on your coach. While most travellers don’t mind travelling on normal coaches with basic services like WCs, free WiFi, footrests and onboard entertainment, some others may want to check out Alsa’s deluxe coaches like the Alsa Supra, Alsa Eurobus and Alsa Premium, which provide more luxurious amenities on specific routes.

Operator ticket policies for COVID

  • Normal conditions apply
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Travel Tips

Buses from Bilbao to Bordeaux
Take the bus to Bordeaux 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 Bilbao to Bordeaux.
FAQs
Is cross-border travel by coach between Bilbao, Spain and Bordeaux, France allowed?

Travel between Bilbao, Spain and Bordeaux, France by coach is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into France from Spain?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in France from Bilbao?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 1 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required

What are the safety rules to follow in Bordeaux, France?

When travelling in France, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

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

The information above was last checked on 27/10/2021. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your coach to Bordeaux from Bilbao before travelling.

What is the restriction level for the return leg of a round trip journey from Bordeaux, France to Bilbao, Spain?

The current restriction level for your return trip by coach from Bordeaux to Bilbao is: Partially open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Spain from France?

Reentry to Spain is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Spain from Bordeaux?

What are the entry requirements?

  • 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 safety rules to follow in Bilbao, Spain?

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

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

Last verified on 27/10/2021. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your Bordeaux to Bilbao coach here.

How much do cheap coaches to Bordeaux from Bilbao cost?
You can find a cheap coach from Bilbao to Bordeaux for some dates and times for as low as £4  one way in the next 7 days.
How much is a coach ticket from Bilbao to Bordeaux?
If you are looking to buy your coach ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Bilbao to Bordeaux coach to cost on average £12  one way.
How far is it from Bilbao to Bordeaux by coach?
The distance from Bilbao to Bordeaux by coach is approximately 159 miles (256 km).
How long is the coach journey from Bilbao to Bordeaux?
The coach time from Bilbao to Bordeaux is on average 4 h 25 min  for the 159 miles (256 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Bilbao and Bordeaux by coach can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.
Which coach station from Bilbao to Bordeaux do I depart from? Which Bordeaux coach station from Bilbao do I arrive in?

When taking a coach from Bilbao, you have a couple of coach stations you can depart from including Bilbao, Zorroza, Bilbao, Estación de Autobuses and Bilbao, Estación de Autobuses. When you arrive in Bordeaux, your coach can arrive in coach stations including Bordeaux, Gare Saint Jean, Bordeaux, Quai de Paludate and Bordeaux, Avenue Salvador Allende (Floirac Dravemont).

Omio customers travelling this route book their coaches from Bilbao-Abando   to Bordeaux, Gare Saint Jean.

Where is the coach station in Bilbao? Where is the coach station in Bordeaux?

The most popular departure coach station with passengers for this route, called Bilbao-Abando, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre of Bilbao.

The most popular arrival coach station, Bordeaux, Gare Saint Jean, is located 1 mile (s) / 2 km away from the city centre of Bordeaux.

What coach companies go from Bilbao to Bordeaux?
If you're looking for coaches from Bilbao to Bordeaux, you can rely on Flixbus, Eurolines France, BlaBlaCar, Eurolines Switzerland, Alsa or Union Ivkoni International to get you to Bordeaux. It's also good to check out all possible coach companies for the Bilbao to Bordeaux route to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Are there any direct coaches to Bordeaux from Bilbao?
Yes, there are 2 direct coaches a day between Bilbao and Bordeaux. If you’re looking for a direct coach from Bilbao to Bordeaux, consider travelling with Alsa, BlaBlaCar or Eurolines Switzerland. Non-stop coach services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking your coach tickets.
How many coaches are there to Bordeaux from Bilbao a day?
The average number of coaches departing Bilbao for Bordeaux is 2 a day. The coach schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
When is the earliest coach from Bilbao to Bordeaux? When is the last coach from Bilbao to Bordeaux?
You can take the first coach from Bilbao to Bordeaux at 06: 30   or take the last coach from Bilbao to Bordeaux leaving at 21: 15. Look for the latest Bilbao Bordeaux coach timetable on Omio and book the best time to take the coach for this journey.
How early should I book coach tickets from Bilbao to Bordeaux to score the best deals?
In general, we recommend booking tickets for coaches in advance to score the best deals from all possible coach companies offering this route and save money. If you book coach tickets from Bilbao to Bordeaux within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £12 one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your coach ticket from Bilbao to Bordeaux a few months in advance.

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