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Overview: Train from Bilbao to Palencia

distanceDistance118 miles (191 km)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain providersRenfe

Trains from Bilbao to Palencia cover the 118 miles (191 km) long journey with our travel partners like Renfe. There are direct train services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Bilbao-Abando and arrive in Palencia.

Train companies: Renfe trains between Bilbao and Palencia

Find the best route from Bilbao to Palencia with Omio's train partners Renfe! You'll find the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient route for you.


Travel 118 miles (191 km) from Bilbao to Palencia in comfort with Renfe, Spain’s national railway operator. As an official travel partner of Renfe, Omio quickly and easily shows you the best deals on affordable Renfe train tickets between Bilbao and Palencia so you can spend more time enjoying your trip. Simply check the Renfe train timetables and ticket types available, including Promo, Promo+ and Flexible, and book your cheap Bilbao to Palencia Renfe tickets online. Renfe also offers discount cards like the Renfe Gold Card and +Renfe Youth Card 50 if you plan to travel extensively with Renfe. You can use these discount cards on Omio when purchasing Renfe tickets.

With Renfe routes covering around 9, 300 miles of domestic and international railway, you can expect to find a wide range of train types. These include the high-speed AVE for long-distance routes, Alvia for domestic routes in Spain, Altaria for domestic routes into the south of Spain, Euromed for routes along the Spanish Mediterranean coast, Avant regional commuter trains and Trenhotel night trains.

When purchasing your Renfe train tickets between Bilbao and Palencia, keep the following coronavirus related policies and recommendations in mind outlined by our travel partner:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • Renfe has applied temporary travel conditions for ticket holders that can no longer justify their travel or don’t wish to travel with AVE, Large Distancia, Avant or Media services for trips between 29th of October and 8th of May 2021
  • Travellers may choose to get a full refund, free of charge, or be provided with a new ticket for another date free of charge.
  • Passengers traveling international routes (Renfe–SNCF) can cancel their ticket free of charge until August 29th, 2021 if it’s requested three days before the departure date.

Travel Tips: Trains from Bilbao to Palencia

Travel by train to Palencia 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 Palencia.

What is the distance by train from Bilbao to Palencia?

The Bilbao to Palencia train distance is approximately 118 miles (191 km).

What station does the Bilbao to Palencia train leave from? Which Palencia train station do I come into from Bilbao?

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Bilbao-Abando   and arrive in Palencia.

Where is the train station in Bilbao to go to Palencia? Where is the train station in Palencia located?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Bilbao-Abando, which is located around 0.2 miles (339 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Palencia, located 0.1 miles (126 m) away from the city centre.

Which train providers should I travel with from Bilbao to Palencia?

For the best Bilbao to Palencia train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Renfe. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services between Bilbao and Palencia to compare what amenities they may offer.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

The major railway station for departures from Bilbao is Bilbao-Abando. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Bilbao-Abando for your trip from Bilbao to Palencia.