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from Bilbao to Bordeaux

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

Our recommendation

To get from Bilbao to Bordeaux on 28 Oct we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:30Bilbao4h45 13:15Bordeaux
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£101One-way
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08:30Bilbao4h45 13:15Bordeaux
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£101One-way
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18:45Bilbao4h55 23:40Bordeaux
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£261One-way
22:15Bilbao4h25 02:40Bordeaux
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£261One-way
01:45Bilbao4h55 06:40Bordeaux
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£301One-way

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Thu
28 Oct
£10Alsa
Fri
29 Oct
£18Flixbus
Sat
30 Oct
£17Alsa
Sun
31 Oct
£13Alsa
Mon
1 Nov
£4Alsa
Tue
2 Nov
£4Alsa
Wed
3 Nov
£10Alsa
Thu
4 Nov
£4Alsa
Fri
5 Nov
£11Alsa
Sat
6 Nov
£18Flixbus
Sun
7 Nov
£11Alsa
Mon
8 Nov
£8Alsa
Tue
9 Nov
£4Alsa
Wed
10 Nov
£4Alsa
Thu
11 Nov
£4Alsa
Fri
12 Nov
£9Flixbus
Sat
13 Nov
£8Alsa
Sun
14 Nov
£11Alsa
Mon
15 Nov
£8Alsa
Tue
16 Nov
£8Alsa

Travel Information between Bilbao and Bordeaux

distanceDistance159 miles (256 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach
fastestFastest modeCoach • £9 • 4 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus

Travel 159 miles (256 km) by coach from Bilbao to Bordeaux. Flixbus is the main travel provider operating this route. Travellers can even take a direct coach from Bilbao to Bordeaux.

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Travel from Bilbao to Bordeaux
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FAQs
Is cross-border travel to Bordeaux, France from Bilbao, Spain currently allowed?

Travel between Bilbao, Spain and Bordeaux, France is: Partially open.

Can travellers from Spain enter France?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Bordeaux from Bilbao?

Conditions of entry into France:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 1 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Bordeaux, France?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of France has imposed the following measures:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

This information was last checked on 26/10/2021. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your trip from Bilbao to Bordeaux.

What travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, should I be aware of for my journey back to Bilbao, Spain from Bordeaux, France?

The restriction level for your return to Bilbao, Spain from France is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Bilbao from Bordeaux restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry into Spain:

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

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 26/10/2021. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Bilbao from Bordeaux closer to your date of departure here.

How do I travel from Bilbao to Bordeaux?

Travel Bilbao to Bordeaux by coach.

What is the fastest way to Bordeaux from Bilbao?

A coach is the fastest way to get from Bilbao to Bordeaux with an average travel time for this trip around 4 h 15 min.

How far is Bordeaux from Bilbao?

The distance between Bilbao and Bordeaux is around 159 miles (256 km).

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Bilbao to Bordeaux?

The average frequency per day from Bilbao to Bordeaux is:

  • Around 2 coaches per day.

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

Where do people depart from and arrive in when travelling from Bilbao to Bordeaux?

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

  • Most travellers catch their coach from Bilbao, Zorroza and arrive in Bordeaux, Gare Saint Jean.
Which travel companies can take me from Bilbao to Bordeaux?

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

  • Travel with Flixbus for coaches to Bordeaux. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Flixbus Bilbao to Bordeaux tickets on Omio for £9.
Can I find a direct route to Bordeaux from Bilbao?

Yes, there is a direct route available from Bilbao to Bordeaux:

  • You can travel directly by coach with Alsa or BlaBlaCar with 2 direct coaches per day.

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

What other destinations are worth visiting after travelling from Bilbao to Bordeaux?
Many of our customers who book a trip from Bilbao to Bordeaux often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like Paris, Toulouse or Barcelona. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Bilbao and Bordeaux itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Bordeaux and any of these top destinations today!
How early should I purchase Bilbao to Bordeaux tickets online to score the best deals?

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

  • The price of a coach ticket is £9 one way on average for this route.

But we recommend booking Bilbao to Bordeaux 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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