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from Berlin to Bilbao

You can get from Berlin to Bilbao by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Berlin to Bilbao on 28 Jan we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:10Berlin Brandenburg Airport4h45 12:55Bilbao
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£1791One-way
Cheapest
22:30Berlin31h10 05:40Bilbao
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£691One-way
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06:20Berlin Brandenburg Airport4h50 11:10Bilbao
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£2041One-way
07:45Berlin Brandenburg Airport4h40 12:25Bilbao
1 changes
£2091One-way
18:45Berlin Brandenburg Airport4h20 23:05Bilbao
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£2091One-way

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Fri
28 Jan
£69BlaBlaCar Bus
£179Eurowings
Sat
29 Jan
£61BlaBlaCar Bus
£139Lufthansa
Sun
30 Jan
£52BlaBlaCar Bus
£113KLM
Mon
31 Jan
£69Flixbus
£74Eurowings
Tue
1 Feb
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£104Air France
Thu
3 Feb
£52BlaBlaCar Bus
£110Air France
Sat
5 Feb
£61BlaBlaCar Bus
£146KLM
Sun
6 Feb
£52BlaBlaCar Bus
£110Iberia Express
Mon
7 Feb
£69Flixbus
£83Eurowings
Thu
10 Feb
£52BlaBlaCar Bus
£111Iberia Express
Sat
12 Feb
£57Flixbus
£111Iberia Express
Sun
13 Feb
£52BlaBlaCar Bus
£113Air France
Mon
14 Feb
£65Flixbus
£83Eurowings
Tue
15 Feb
£65Flixbus
£105Air France
Wed
16 Feb
£61Flixbus
£111Iberia Express

Travel Information to Bilbao from Berlin

distanceDistance985 miles (1588 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or flight
priceTicket price range£52 - £74
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £52 • 31 h 10 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £74 • 4 h 20 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or KLM

Take a coach or flight to travel 985 miles (1588 km) from Berlin to Bilbao. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 4 h 20 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £52. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Flixbus or KLM among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or flight from Berlin to Bilbao.

Travel Tips: Travel from Berlin to Bilbao

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FAQs

What COVID-19 safety information and travel restrictions should I be aware of before I go to Bilbao, Spain from Berlin, Germany?

International travel from Berlin, Germany to Bilbao, Spain is: Partially open.

Can I enter Spain if coming from Germany?

Entry into Spain is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Bilbao if travelling from Berlin?

Conditions of entry:

  • 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 measures do I need to follow in Bilbao, Spain due to the pandemic?

All travellers in Spain must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

  • Social distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 26/01/2022; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey between Berlin and Bilbao.

Are there restrictions on my return trip to Berlin, Germany from Bilbao, Spain due to COVID-19?

The current restriction level for returning to Berlin, Germany from Spain is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Berlin, Germany from Bilbao, Spain?

Reentering Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Berlin from Bilbao?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state

Which rules do I need to follow in Berlin, Germany regarding COVID-19?

All travellers returning to Germany must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 26/01/2022. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Berlin from Bilbao here.

How do I travel to Bilbao from Berlin?

There are 2 ways to get from Berlin to Bilbao: coach or flight.

How do I get from Berlin to Bilbao the cheapest way?

Coach services offer the cheapest way to get from Berlin to Bilbao. Tickets for a coach cost on average £52.

This is compared to other travel options to Bilbao:

A coach is generally £22 less than a flight for the same route. A flight costs on average £74 from Berlin to Bilbao.

What is the fastest way from Berlin to Bilbao?

The fastest way from Berlin to Bilbao is by flight with an average journey time of 4 h 20 min.

Other travel options to Bilbao from Berlin can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 31 h 10 min   of travel time.

How many miles are between Berlin and Bilbao

Bilbao is approximately 985 miles (1588 km) away from Berlin.

When going from Berlin to Bilbao, where do I depart from Berlin and where do I arrive in Bilbao?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Berlin to Bilbao:

  • Most travellers take a coach from Berlin, Zentralen Omnibusbahnhof to Bilbao, Zorroza.
  • Most travellers who buy a plane ticket from Berlin to Bilbao depart from Berlin Brandenburg Airport to Bilbao.

Which travel companies can get me from Berlin to Bilbao?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Berlin to Bilbao, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with Flixbus to go to Bilbao by coach. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Flixbus Berlin to Bilbao tickets on Omio for £52.
  • Travel with KLM for flights to Bilbao. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for KLM Berlin to Bilbao tickets on Omio for £74.

Is there a direct service from Berlin to Bilbao?

Yes, there are direct services available to Bilbao from Berlin with the following travel operators:

  • You can book a direct coach with.
  • You can travel directly by plane with.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Bilbao as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets between Berlin and Bilbao.

What other destinations are worth visiting after travelling from Berlin to Bilbao?

Omio customers who travel from Berlin to Bilbao often also extend their holiday to go to Madrid, Barcelona or Donostia-San Sebastian. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Bilbao and these popular destinations at a great price.

When should I purchase a ticket from Berlin to Bilbao online to score the best deals?

When planning your trip from Berlin to Bilbao, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Coach tickets cost £52 one way on average.
  • Plane tickets are costing £74 one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets to Bilbao from Berlin online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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