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from Bilbao to Tarragona

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

Our recommendation

To get from Bilbao to Tarragona on 3 Dec we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:55Bilbao1h10 10:05Barcelona El Prat Airport
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£1411One-way
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08:55Bilbao1h10 10:05Barcelona El Prat Airport
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£1411One-way
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07:00Bilbao1h10 08:10Barcelona El Prat Airport
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£1411One-way
12:30Bilbao4h00 16:30Barcelona El Prat Airport
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£2441One-way
20:45Bilbao12h05 08:50Barcelona El Prat Airport
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£1981One-way

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Thu
2 Dec
£47Renfe Alvia
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Fri
3 Dec
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£141Vueling
Sat
4 Dec
£36Renfe
£48Hife
£66Air Europa
Sun
5 Dec
£31Renfe Alvia
£48Hife
£37Vueling
Mon
6 Dec
£47Renfe
£39Alsa
£37Vueling
Tue
7 Dec
£47Renfe
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£37Vueling
Wed
8 Dec
£76Renfe Alvia
£39Alsa
£51Air Europa
Thu
9 Dec
£26Renfe Alvia
£39Alsa
£44Vueling
Fri
10 Dec
£31Renfe
£39Alsa
£27Vueling
Sat
11 Dec
£18Renfe
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£48Vueling
Sun
12 Dec
£47Renfe
£48Hife
£34Vueling
Mon
13 Dec
£31Renfe Alvia
£39Alsa
£30Vueling
Tue
14 Dec
£31Renfe
£39Alsa
£27Vueling
Wed
15 Dec
£18Renfe
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£27Vueling

Travel Information to Tarragona from Bilbao

distanceDistance259 miles (418 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or train
priceTicket price range£26 - £34
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • £26 • 6 h 11 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £34 • 1 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesVueling or Renfe

Take a flight or train to travel 259 miles (418 km) from Bilbao to Tarragona. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 10 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as £26. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are Vueling or Renfe among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight or train from Bilbao to Tarragona.

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Travel from Bilbao to Tarragona
Travel to Tarragona 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 Tarragona.
FAQs
What are my travel options from Bilbao to Tarragona?

There are 2 ways that you can travel to Tarragona from Bilbao. You can take a flight or train.

What is the cheapest way from Bilbao to Tarragona?

The cheapest way from Bilbao to Tarragona is by taking a train. You can find average ticket prices around £26 compared to other travel options to Tarragona:

A train is generally £8 less than a flight for the same journey. A flight costs on average £34 from Bilbao to Tarragona.

What is the quickest way from Bilbao to Tarragona?

The fastest way to get to Tarragona from Bilbao is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 10 min.

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

In comparison, going by train can take 6 h 11 min   on average.

What is the distance from Bilbao to Tarragona?

The distance from Bilbao to Tarragona is approximately 259 miles (418 km).

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

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

  • Most travellers take a train from Bilbao-Abando to Tarragona.
Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Bilbao to Tarragona?

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

  • Vueling can take you to Tarragona by plane. If searching for a good deal on flights, you can find tickets for Vueling from Bilbao to Tarragona for £34.
  • Travel with Renfe for trains to Tarragona. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Renfe Bilbao to Tarragona tickets on Omio for £26.
Is it possible to travel directly between Bilbao and Tarragona?

Yes, there are direct routes from Bilbao to Tarragona with the following travel companies:

  • You can check for a direct flight to Tarragona with Vueling.
  • You can find a direct train to Tarragona with Renfe.

As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Tarragona tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you buy tickets for this trip.

Where should I go next after I travel between Bilbao and Tarragona?
Many of our customers who book a trip from Bilbao to Tarragona often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like Barcelona, Madrid or Valencia. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Bilbao and Tarragona itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Tarragona and any of these top destinations today!
When should I buy a ticket to Tarragona from Bilbao online to score the best deals?

Before travelling from Bilbao to Tarragona, 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 plane ticket for this journey is £34 one way on average.
  • The price of a train ticket for this route is on average £26 one way.

But we recommend booking Bilbao to Tarragona 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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