Cheap train tickets from Bilbao to Paris

Showing times and prices for 29 Jan

Cheapest

£82

Average

£98

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 Paris will cost around £ 98 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 82.

Cheapest
07:00Bilbao8h51 15:51Gare Montparnasse
1 changes
£821One-way
2nd Cheapest
01:45Bilbao9h04 10:49Gare Montparnasse
2 changes
£1141One-way

Train schedule Bilbao to Paris

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01:45Bilbao9h04 10:49Gare Montparnasse
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07:00Bilbao8h51 15:51Gare Montparnasse
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Sat
29 Jan
£26Flixbus
£69Air Europa
Sun
30 Jan
£30Flixbus
£62Air Europa
Mon
31 Jan
£16Flixbus
£56Air Europa
Tue
1 Feb
£26Flixbus
£62Air Europa
Wed
2 Feb
£30Alsa
£54Air Europa
Thu
3 Feb
£30Alsa
£71Vueling
Fri
4 Feb
£17BlaBlaCar Bus
£80Iberia
Sat
5 Feb
£17Flixbus
£69Air Europa
Sun
6 Feb
£17BlaBlaCar Bus
£56Air Europa
Mon
7 Feb
£17BlaBlaCar Bus
£54Air Europa
Tue
8 Feb
£25Alsa
£39Air Europa
Wed
9 Feb
£21Flixbus
£39Air Europa
Thu
10 Feb
£21Flixbus
£47Air Europa
Fri
11 Feb
£25Alsa
£89Vueling
Sat
12 Feb
£17Alsa
£53Air Europa
Sun
13 Feb
£17BlaBlaCar Bus
£67Vueling
Mon
14 Feb
£17Flixbus
£54Vueling
Tue
15 Feb
£17Flixbus
£55Iberia
Wed
16 Feb
£17Flixbus
£39Air Europa
Thu
17 Feb
£17Alsa
£55Iberia

Fastest train times from Bilbao to Paris

Showing times and prices for 29 Jan

Fastest Journey

8 h 51 m

Average

8 h 57 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

743 km

It's difficult to get from Bilbao to Paris without changing at least once.

Fastest
07:00Bilbao8h51 15:51Gare Montparnasse
1 changes
£821One-way
2nd Fastest
01:45Bilbao9h04 10:49Gare Montparnasse
2 changes
£1141One-way

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Overview: Train from Bilbao to Paris

distanceDistance460 miles (742 km)
changesDirect trainYes

Trains from Bilbao to Paris cover the 460 miles (742 km) long journey with our travel partners like. There are direct train services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Bilbao-Abando and arrive in Paris Gare de Lyon.

Travel Tips: Trains from Bilbao to Paris

Travel by train to Paris 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 Paris.
FAQs

Is cross-border travel by train between Bilbao, Spain and Paris, France allowed?

Travel between Bilbao, Spain and Paris, France by train 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 2 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be tested. A positive test will result in mandatory quarantine

What are the safety rules to follow in Paris, 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 27/01/2022. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Paris from Bilbao before travelling.

Are there restrictions on returning to Spain from France by train?

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Paris 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 Paris?

What are the entry requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • 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
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands

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 27/01/2022. 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 Paris to Bilbao train here.

How many miles is it from Bilbao to Paris by train?

You should expect to travel around 460 miles (742 km)  from Bilbao to Paris by train.

Which train station in Bilbao goes to Paris? Which train station do I come into Paris from Bilbao?

Some of the Bilbao train stations to Paris you can start your journey from include Bilbao-Abando and Bilbao-Concordia. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Paris include Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare du Nord and Paris Gare de l'Est.

When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Bilbao-Abando   and arriving in Paris Gare de Lyon.

Where is the departure train station in Bilbao located? Where is the arrival train station in Paris located?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, Bilbao-Abando, located approximately 0.2 miles (339 m) from the city centre of Bilbao. The most popular arrival train station in Paris, called Paris Gare de Lyon, is located around 1.3 miles (2.1 km) away from its city centre.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Bilbao
Paris
Bilbao-Abando is the most popular Bilbao railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Bilbao for your journey to Paris.