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.
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Of the 6 buses that leave Bilbao for Bordeaux every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||159 miles (256 km)|
|Average coach duration||4 h 45 min|
|Average coach ticket price||£12 (€13)|
|Coach frequency||4 a day|
|Direct coach||Yes, there are 4 direct coaches a day|
|Coach companies||Flixbus, Alsa, Ouibus, BlaBlaCar, Union Ivkoni International, BlaBlaCar Bus, Eurolines Switzerland, Eurolines France or Iberocoach|
Coaches from Bilbao to Bordeaux cover the 159 miles (256 km) long route taking on average 4 h 45 min with our travel partners like Flixbus, Alsa, Ouibus, BlaBlaCar, Union Ivkoni International, BlaBlaCar Bus, Eurolines Switzerland, Eurolines France or Iberocoach. Normally, there are 4 coaches operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £12, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £12. Travellers depart most frequently from Bilbao-Abando and arrive in Bordeaux, Gare Saint Jean.
You can travel by coach from Bilbao to Bordeaux with FlixBus, Alsa and BlaBlaCar Bus for as low as £12. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.
FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost coach providers in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travellers in both continents the option to take a long-distance coach at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight coaches on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one hand luggage and one hold luggage bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long coach journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.
FlixBus from Bilbao to Bordeaux coach information:
BlaBlaCar Bus (formerly known as Ouibus or iDBUS) is a popular French coach provider from France operating long-distance services in 10 countries in Europe and connecting over 300 destinations. It is a subsidiary of the French car sharing service, BlaBlaCar. Standard amenities on BlaBlaCar Bus include toilets, air conditioning, USB and power outlets for charging phones, tablets and laptops during long coach journeys, extra legroom and adjustable seats. There is also free Wi-Fi available on select routes. The only ticket type from BlaBlaCar Bus is the Standard ticket, which allows each traveler to bring one cabin bag and up to two hold bags.
Coach information from Bilbao to Bordeaux with BlaBlaCar Bus:
Alsa is the main provier of coach travel in Spain. As a subsidiary of the UK coach operator National Express, Alsa offers a plethora of regional, national and international routes and transports more than 300 million passengers per year. Alsa has an impressive fleet of coaches with different levels of comfort and amenities on offer. Aside from the Alsa Normal coach with free WiFi, toilets, footrests and entertainment on board, the Alsa Supra, Alsa Eurobus and Alsa Premium coaches provide more luxurious services when travelling by road, depending on the specific route. Apart from the Standard ticket, Alsa offers other coach tickets like Minimum, Reduced and Flexible fares on select routes.
Travel between Bilbao, Spain and Bordeaux, France by coach is: Partially open.
International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain
Conditions of entry:
All travellers in France must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 27/06/2022. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your coach to Bordeaux from Bilbao as this information can change.
The restriction level for your return coach to Bilbao, Spain from Bordeaux is: Fully open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of France
Conditions of reentry:
The government of Spain has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 27/06/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your coach to Bilbao from Bordeaux closer to your date of departure here.
When taking the coach between Bilbao and Bordeaux, you can choose to depart from coach stations like Bilbao, Zorroza, Bilbao, Estación de Autobuses and Bilbao, Abando (Estación). Your journey can end in coach stations such as Bordeaux, Gare Saint Jean, Bordeaux, Quai de Paludate (Parkplatz) and Bordeaux, Avenue Salvador Allende (Floirac Dravemont).
Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Bilbao-Abando and arrive in Bordeaux, Gare Saint Jean.
The most popular departure coach station with passengers for this route, called Bilbao-Abando, is located 0.4 miles (726 m) from the city centre of Bilbao.
The most popular arrival coach station, Bordeaux, Gare Saint Jean, is located 1.6 miles (2.5 km) away from the city centre of Bordeaux.
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