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Train Information between Bilbao and Portsmouth

distanceDistance526 miles (849 km)
changesDirect trainYes

Trains from Bilbao to Portsmouth cover the 526 miles (849 km) long trip with our travel partners like. There are direct train services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Bilbao-Abando and arrive in Portsmouth & Southsea.

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FAQs
What are the travel restrictions for Portsmouth, United Kingdom if I'm coming from Bilbao, Spain by train?

Travel by train between Bilbao, Spain and Portsmouth, United Kingdom is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Portsmouth from Bilbao restricted?

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

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in United Kingdom from Bilbao?

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Before travelling, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include COVID-19 tests to be taken on day 2 and on day 8 of your quarantine
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Portsmouth, United Kingdom?

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

  • Physical distance required: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask required: Regional advice

The above information was last checked on 26/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Bilbao to Portsmouth closer to your date of departure here.

What is the restriction level for the return leg of a round trip journey from Portsmouth, United Kingdom to Bilbao, Spain?

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

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

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

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

What are the entry requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands
  • Health screen upon arrival
  • 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 26/10/2021. 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 Portsmouth to Bilbao train here.

What is the distance to Portsmouth from Bilbao via train?
You should expect to travel around 526 miles (849 km)  between Bilbao and Portsmouth by train.
Which train station from Bilbao to Portsmouth do I depart from? Which Portsmouth train station from Bilbao do I arrive in?

When departing from Bilbao, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Bilbao-Abando and Bilbao-Concordia. When arriving in Portsmouth, you can end your trip in train stations like Portsmouth & Southsea and Portsmouth Harbour.

Omio customers book a train from Bilbao-Abando   to Portsmouth & Southsea   most frequently for this route.

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

You can find the most popular departure train station for this trip, Bilbao-Abando, located approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre of Bilbao. The most popular arrival train station in Portsmouth, called Portsmouth & Southsea, is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from its city centre.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Bilbao
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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 Portsmouth.

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