How to get from Bilbao to Amsterdam

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from Bilbao to Amsterdam

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

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flight

To get from Bilbao to Amsterdam on 16 Aug we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

14:20Bilbao7h55 22:15Amsterdam Airport Schiphol
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£2151One-way
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08:30Bilbao22h05 06:35Amsterdam
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£1241One-way
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14:00Bilbao6h55 20:55Amsterdam Airport Schiphol
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£2491One-way
14:00Bilbao8h00 22:00Amsterdam Airport Schiphol
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£2401One-way
15:05Bilbao5h50 20:55Amsterdam Airport Schiphol
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£2631One-way

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Travel Information from Bilbao to Amsterdam

distanceDistance724 miles
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range£3 - £66
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • £3 • 28 h 37 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £66 • 2 h 5 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBlaBlaCar Bus or Vueling

Travel 724 miles by coach, flight, ferry or train to Amsterdam from Bilbao. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 5 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as £3. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are BlaBlaCar Bus or Vueling among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Bilbao to Amsterdam.

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FAQs

International travel from Bilbao, Spain to Amsterdam, Netherlands is: Fully open.

Can I enter Netherlands if coming from Spain?

Entry into Netherlands is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain.

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

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

What measures do I need to follow in Amsterdam, Netherlands due to the pandemic?

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

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

The information above was last checked on 28/07/2022; 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 to Amsterdam from Bilbao.

The restriction level for your return to Bilbao, Spain from Netherlands is: Fully open.

Is my journey back to Bilbao from Amsterdam restricted?

Entry into Spain is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Bilbao from Amsterdam?

Conditions of reentry into Spain:

  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Bilbao, Spain?

You should observe these safety measures in Spain as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

This information about your return travel to Spain was last checked on 28/07/2022. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Bilbao from Amsterdam closer to your date of departure here.

There are 4 ways to get from Bilbao to Amsterdam: coach, flight, ferry or train.

A train service offers the cheapest way to travel from Bilbao to Amsterdam, which costs on average £3.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Amsterdam:

A train is about £52 less than a coach, which costs on average £55 for this trip.

A train is about £64 less than a flight, which costs on average £66 for this route.

The fastest way to get to Amsterdam from Bilbao is by flight with an average travel time of 2 h 5 min.

There are alternative travel options to Amsterdam that can usually take longer:

In comparison, travelling by coach can take you on average 19 h 50 min.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 28 h 37 min   of travel time.

The distance from Bilbao to Amsterdam is approximately 724 miles.

The average frequency per day from Bilbao to Amsterdam is:

  • 1 train per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route from Bilbao to Amsterdam as scheduled services by coach, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

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

  • Most travellers board their coach from Bilbao, Zorroza and arrive in Amsterdam, Radarweg (Sloterdijk).
  • Most travellers catch their flight from Bilbao and arrive in Amsterdam Airport Schiphol.
  • Most travellers catch their train from Bilbao-Abando and arrive in Amsterdam Centraal.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Bilbao to Amsterdam:

  • You can take a coach from Bilbao to Amsterdam with BlaBlaCar Bus. Cheap tickets can be found for £55 with BlaBlaCar Bus from Bilbao to Amsterdam.
  • You can take a flight from Bilbao to Amsterdam with Vueling. Cheap tickets can be found for £66 with Vueling from Bilbao to Amsterdam.
Your journey from Bilbao to Amsterdam doesn't have to end in Amsterdam. Many of our customers like to extend their holidays to explore other popular destinations like Paris, London or Brussels. If you’d like to add Paris, London or Brussels to your Bilbao to Amsterdam trip, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Amsterdam today!

Before travelling from Bilbao to Amsterdam, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a coach ticket is £55 one way on average for this journey.
  • The price of a plane ticket for this trip is £66 one way on average.
  • The price of a train ticket is £3 one way on average for this journey.

But we recommend booking Bilbao to Amsterdam tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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