|Distance||289 miles (466 km)|
|Average train duration||6 h 32 min|
|Average train ticket price||£49 (€55)|
|Train frequency||1 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there is 1 direct train a day|
Trains from Barcelona to Bilbao cover the 289 miles (466 km) long journey taking on average 6 h 32 min with our travel partners like Renfe. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £30, but the average price of train tickets is £49. Travellers depart most frequently from Barcelona Sants and arrive in Bilbao-Abando.
Renfe trains will get you between Barcelona and Bilbao from £30. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.
Looking to travel comfortably from Barcelona to Bilbao? Enjoy the Barcelona to Bilbao train with Renfe, Spain’s national train operator offering a wide range of domestic routes and international routes to neighboring France and Portugal. Omio shows you Renfe train timetables and tickets available for the 289 miles (466 km) Barcelona to Bilbao trip to help you find the best deals on Renfe train tickets. You can select Renfe ticket types like Promo, Promo+ and Flexible for the ideal journey by train between Barcelona and Bilbao. You can also find Renfe’s discount cards, such as the Renfe Gold Card and +Renfe Youth Card 50, and use these to purchase Renfe tickets on Omio.
As the main operator of train services in Spain, Renfe offers a wide range of train types with different levels of comfort, amenities and time needed to travel. These train types include: AVE for high-speed long-distance routes, Alvia for domestic routes in Spain, Altaria for domestic routes into southern Spain, Euromed for routes along the Mediterranean coast, Avant regional commuter trains and Trenhotel night trains.
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There are a few train stations in Barcelona to start your journey from including Barcelona Sants, Barcelona Passeig De Gracia and Barcelona Estació De França. In Bilbao you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Bilbao-Abando and Bilbao-Concordia.
Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Barcelona Sants and arrive in Bilbao-Abando.
The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called Barcelona Sants, is located 1.2 miles (1.9 km) from the city centre of Barcelona.
The most popular arrival train station, Bilbao-Abando, is located 0.2 miles (339 m) away from the city centre of Bilbao.
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