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Fly Amsterdam Schiphol to Bilbao, bus  •  6h 20m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Bilbao (BIO) AMS - BIO
  2. Take the bus from Bilbao/Bilbo-Termibus/Geltoki to Vitoria/Gasteiz-Estacion/Geltoki

€47 - €155

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Train to Brussels, fly to Bilbao, bus  •  8h 3m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Anvers-Central
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Bilbao (BIO) BRU - BIO
  3. Take the bus from Bilbao/Bilbo-Termibus/Geltoki to Vitoria/Gasteiz-Estacion/Geltoki

€114 - €293

Train to Dusseldorf, fly to Bilbao, bus  •  8h 48m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Duesseldorf Hbf
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Bilbao (BIO) DUS - BIO
  3. Take the bus from Bilbao/Bilbo-Termibus/Geltoki to Vitoria/Gasteiz-Estacion/Geltoki

€90 - €216

Train to Rotterdam, fly to Bilbao, bus  •  7h 16m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal
  2. Fly from Rotterdam (RTM) to Bilbao (BIO) RTM - BIO
  3. Take the bus from Bilbao/Bilbo-Termibus/Geltoki to Vitoria/Gasteiz-Estacion/Geltoki

€119 - €440

Fly Amsterdam Schiphol to Biarritz, bus  •  9h 29m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Biarritz (BIQ) AMS - BIQ
  2. Take the bus from Aeropuerto Biarritz to San Sebastian
  3. Take the bus from San Sebastian to Vitoria-Gasteiz

€100 - €244

Train, bus  •  12h 21m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Paris Nord
  2. Take the train from Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 to Hendaye Tgv
  3. Take the bus from Donostia / San Sebastián to Vitoria-Gasteiz

€234 - €406

Bus  •  23h

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Brussels-North train station B810 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Brussels-North train station to Vitoria-Gasteiz N1153

€67 - €156

Drive  •  13h 30m

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Vitoria-Gasteiz 1417 km

€170 - €260

Shuttle, bus  •  19h 51m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Amsterdam to Zarautz
  2. Take the bus from Zarautz to Vitoria-Gasteiz Largo Recorrido / ...

€168 - €175

Amsterdam to Vitoria-Gasteiz by train, subway, walk and bus

The journey time between Amsterdam and Vitoria-Gasteiz is around 16h 53m and covers a distance of around 1415 km. The fastest journey normally takes 12h 15m. Operated by Thalys, Paris Metro, TGV inOui and others, the Amsterdam to Vitoria-Gasteiz service departs from Amsterdam Centraal and arrives in Vitoria-Gasteiz. Typically 22 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
16h 53m
Fastest journey time:
12h 15m
Services per week:
22
Cheapest price:
€235
Carbon emissions:
83 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
07:15
Last service departs at:
19:15

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Amsterdam to Vitoria-Gasteiz train, subway, walk and bus schedules

Netherlands → Spain
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International entry into Spain from Netherlands

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands
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Conditions of entry into Spain from Netherlands

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
This applies to arrivals from Netherlands
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands
  • Health screen upon arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival
This doesn't apply to arrivals from the EU Schengen Area with the exception of Belgium, Croatia, Cyprus, Denmark, Estonia, France, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Slovenia and Sweden. This also doesn't apply to arrivals from Australia, China, Hong Kong, Israel, Japan, Macau, New Zealand, Rwanda, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand and United Kingdom
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands
  • Health screen upon arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 7
This applies to arrivals from India
  • Entry is allowed for fully vaccinated travellers
This doesn’t apply to citizens and permanent residents of EU Schengen Area, Australia, Brazil, India, Israel, Japan, New Zealand, Rwanda, Singapore, South Africa, South Korea, Thailand and United Kingdom
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This doesn’t apply to citizens and permanent residents of Brazil, India and South Africa
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
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Rules to follow in Spain

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Considerations leaving from Netherlands

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Spain from Netherlands.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Nationwide control measures in place
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Vitoria-Gasteiz is 112.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Vitoria-Gasteiz is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Vitoria-Gasteiz is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 112.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Netherlands from Spain.

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Last updated: 22 Jun 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Vitoria-Gasteiz is to fly and bus which costs €45 - €160 and takes 6h 20m.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Vitoria-Gasteiz is to fly and bus which costs €45 - €160 and takes 6h 20m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Amsterdam to Vitoria-Gasteiz. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam Sloterdijk and arriving at Vitoria-Gasteiz via Brussels-North train station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23h.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Vitoria-Gasteiz is 1200 km. The road distance is 1417 km.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Vitoria-Gasteiz without a car is to train and bus which takes 12h 21m and costs €230 - €410.

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It takes approximately 6h 20m to get from Amsterdam to Vitoria-Gasteiz, including transfers.

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Amsterdam to Vitoria-Gasteiz bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Amsterdam Sloterdijk station.

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Bilbao Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 5m.

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Amsterdam to Vitoria-Gasteiz bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Vitoria-Gasteiz station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Amsterdam to Vitoria-Gasteiz is 1417 km. It takes approximately 13h 30m to drive from Amsterdam to Vitoria-Gasteiz.

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  • Distance: 1199.7 km
  • Duration: 6h 20m

What companies run services between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain?

You can take a bus from Amsterdam to Vitoria-Gasteiz via Brussels-North train station in around 23h.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€95 - €310
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Bilbao via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€75 - €200
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Bilbao via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €350
Flights from Brussels to Bilbao via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €650
Flights from Dusseldorf to Bilbao via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €300
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Biarritz via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €290
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Bilbao via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €350
Flights from Dusseldorf to Bilbao via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €290
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Biarritz via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €290
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Biarritz via Lyon
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€250 - €460
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Biarritz via Nantes, Lyon
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
€150 - €290
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Biarritz via Paris CDG, Lyon
Ave. Duration
7h 17m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€150 - €290
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Bilbao via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€130 - €330
Flights from Brussels to Bilbao via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €340
Flights from Brussels to Bilbao via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
€110 - €340
Flights from Dusseldorf to Bilbao via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€160 - €460
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€70 - €220
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Bilbao via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€70 - €220
Flights from Dusseldorf to Bilbao via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€100 - €240
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Bilbao via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€70 - €220
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Bilbao via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€85 - €320
Flights from Dusseldorf to Bilbao via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€100 - €240
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Bilbao via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€140 - €340
Flights from Dusseldorf to Bilbao via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€170 - €370
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Bilbao via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€75 - €200
Flights from Dusseldorf to Bilbao via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€80 - €150
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€70 - €400
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€60 - €200
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Rotterdam to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€100 - €400
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Biarritz via Berlin Brandenburg Apt
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€75 - €270
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Biarritz via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
€40 - €330
Train operators
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Anvers-Central
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€55 - €110
Website
Thalys
Standard
€55 - €80
Comfort
€65 - €90
Premium
€80 - €110
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€110 - €230
Website
Thalys
Standard
€110 - €150
Comfort
€120 - €160
Premium
€160 - €230
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Duesseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€22 - €50
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€22 - €30
1st Class
€35 - €50
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€11 - €26
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€11 - €16
1st Class
€19 - €26
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 to Hendaye
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€110 - €160
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€110 - €140
1st Class
€130 - €160
Bus operators
Autobuses La Union
Phone
94 476. 50. 07
Website
autobuseslaunion.com
Bus from Bilbao/Bilbo-Termibus/Geltoki to Vitoria/Gasteiz-Estacion/Geltoki
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€5 - €7
Website
Autobuses La Union
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. There are three types of tickets on offer (Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass), along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Bilbao to Vitoria-Gasteiz
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€6 - €10
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Aeropuerto Biarritz to San Sebastian
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€5 - €8
Website
alsa.com
Bus from San Sebastian to Vitoria-Gasteiz
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€9 - €13
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Bruselas Nord Eurolines to Vitoria-Gasteiz
Ave. Duration
18h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€95 - €140
Website
alsa.com
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bilbao to Vitoria-Gasteiz
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€6 - €8
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from San Sebastian / Donostia to Vitoria-Gasteiz
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€8 - €10
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Brussels-North train station
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€12 - €15
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Brussels-North train station to Vitoria-Gasteiz
Ave. Duration
19h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€55 - €70
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Transportes Pesa
Phone
+34 (0) 900 12 14 00
Email
atencionaclientes@pesa.net
Website
pesa.net
Bus from Donostia / San Sebastián to Vitoria-Gasteiz
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€9 - €14
Schedules at
pesa.net
Bus from Zarautz - Suhiltzaileen Biribilgunea to Vitoria-Gasteiz
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€8 - €13
Schedules at
pesa.net
Lurraldebus
Phone
943 000 117
Email
info@mugi.eus
Website
lurraldebus.eus
Bus from San Sebastián to Vitoria-Gasteiz
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€8 - €13
Website
Lurraldebus
Bus from Zarautz to Vitoria-Gasteiz
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€6 - €13
Website
Lurraldebus
CityBusExpress
Phone
+31 30 333 33 00
Email
info@citybusexpress.com
Website
citybusexpress.com
Bus from Amsterdam Piarcoplein P+R Sloterdijk to Brussels Noord Bus Station
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€11 - €17
Website
CityBusExpress
Starliner
Phone
+31 (0) 172-881316
Email
info@starliner.nl
Website
starliner.nl
Shuttle from Amsterdam to Zarautz
Ave. Duration
17h 30m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
€160
Book at
Starliner

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