Travel from Amsterdam to Bilbao

Train, bus or fly from Amsterdam to Bilbao?

Vueling Airlines, KLM and seven other airlines fly from Amsterdam to Bilbao hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Amsterdam to Bilbao via Gare de Lille Europe, Lille Flandres, Bordeaux-St-Jean, Hendaia, and Amara-Donostia in around 16 hours 16 minutes.

How to get from Amsterdam to Bilbao

ModeDurationPrice
From Amsterdam Centraal train to Amsterdam airport, fly to Bilbao airport, then bus to Bilbao.4 h 42 min$109
From Amsterdam Centraal train to Rotterdam Centraal, train to Brussels airport, fly to Bilbao airport, then bus to Bilbao.7 h 11 min$137
From Amsterdam Centraal Station train to Gare du Nord, walk to Gare de l'Est, line 4 subway to Montparnasse-Bienvenue, walk to Paris Montparnasse, train to Bayonne - Gare SNCF arrêt STAB, place Perreire, then bus to Bilbao - Estación de Autobuses de Bilbao.11 h 47 min$448
From Amsterdam Centraal Station train to Gare de Lille Europe, walk to Lille Flandres, train to Bordeaux-St-Jean, train to Hendaia, train to Amara-Donostia, then train to Zazpikaleak-Bilbao.16 h 16 min$375
From Amsterdam, Linnaeusstraat line 41 bus to Amsterdam Duivendrecht, bus to Bruselas Nord Eurolines, then bus to Bilbao.21 h 15 min$117
From Amsterdam bus to Bordeaux then bus to Bilbao.22 h 15 min$250
From Amsterdam, Nieuwmarkt line 51 subway to Amsterdam then bus to Bilbao.46 h 20 min$113
From Amsterdam drive to Bilbao.13 h 19 min$263

How long does it take to get from Amsterdam to Bilbao?

It takes approximately 4 hours 42 minutes to get from Amsterdam to Bilbao, including transfers.

Is there a direct train between Amsterdam and Bilbao?

No, there is no direct train from Amsterdam to Bilbao. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam Centraal Station and arriving at Zazpikaleak-Bilbao via Lille Flandres, Bordeaux-St-Jean, Hendaia and Amara-Donostia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 hours 16 minutes.

Is there a direct bus between Amsterdam and Bilbao?

No, there is no direct bus from Amsterdam to Bilbao. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam, Linnaeusstraat and arriving at Bilbao via Amsterdam Duivendrecht and Bruselas Nord Eurolines. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21 hours 15 minutes.

Operators from Amsterdam to Bilbao

OperatorPhoneWebsite
Dutch Railways (NS)+31 30 751 5155Dutch Railways (NS)
Vueling AirlinesVueling Airlines
KLMKLM
Air FranceAir France
LufthansaLufthansa
IberiaIberia
Air EuropaAir Europa
British AirwaysBritish Airways
easyJeteasyJet
Aer LingusAer Lingus
BizkaiBusBizkaiBus
Brussels AirlinesBrussels Airlines
EurowingsEurowings
ThalysThalys
Paris Metro3424Paris Metro
TGV0033 892 353535TGV
Iberocoach(+351) 253 267 730Iberocoach
EuskotrenEuskotren
GVB+31 900 8011GVB
Eurolines NLEurolines NL
ALSA+34 902 42 22 42ALSA
Eurolines FR+ 33 1 41 86 24 21Eurolines FR
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      • One-Way approx: USD $63 - $215
      • Duration: 4 h 42 min
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