There are 11 ways to get from Athens to Bilbo Zaharra by plane, bus, train, car ferry or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly to Bilbao  •  8 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Bilbao (BIO) ATH - BIO

$111 - $342

Cheapest option

Fly to Santander, bus  •  10 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Santander (SDR) ATH - SDR
  2. Take the bus from Santander to Bilbao

$98 - $240

9 alternative options

Fly to Biarritz, bus  •  10 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Biarritz (BIQ) ATH - BIQ
  2. Take the bus from Biarritz - Aéroport to San Sebastián
  3. Take the bus from San Sebastián to Bilbao

$106 - $360

Fly to San Sebastian, bus  •  11 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to San Sebastian (EAS) ATH - EAS
  2. Take the bus from San Sebastián to Bilbao

$166 - $331

Fly to Pamplona, bus  •  11 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Pamplona (PNA) ATH - PNA
  2. Take the bus from PAMPLONA/IRUÑA Vuelta - Estación to Bilbao/Bilbo-Termibus/Geltoki

$178 - $377

Train, bus  •  45 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Αθήνα to Θεσσαλονίκη
  2. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Timişoara
  3. Take the bus from Timisoara to Zaragoza
  4. Take the train from Zaragoza Delicias to Bilbao-Abando A

$238 - $361

Bus, train  •  2 days 0 h

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Rajka
  2. Take the train from Hegyeshalom to Mannheim Hbf Rj
  3. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Avignon TGV Tgv
  4. Take the train from Avignon TGV to Zaragoza Delicias Ave
  5. Take the train from Zaragoza Delicias to Bilbao-Abando A

$571 - $747

Bus Georg  •  2 days 6 h

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Bilbao

$387 - $487

Bus Yubim  •  2 days 9 h

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Vitoria-Gasteiz
  3. Take the bus from Universidad Vitoria/Gasteiz c/Alava sentido Bilbao/Bilbo to Bilbao/Bilbo-Termibus/Geltoki L7 / ...

$167 - $246

Bus, car ferry  •  2 days 17 h

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Patras
  2. Take the car ferry from Patras to Venezia
  3. Take the bus from Padova to Bilbao

$217 - $447

Drive  •  32 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Athens to Bilbo Zaharra 2143.1 miles

$500 - $750

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Athens to Bilbo Zaharra is to fly which costs 95€ - 300€ and takes 8 h 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Athens to Bilbo Zaharra is to fly which costs 95€ - 300€ and takes 8 h 31 min.

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The distance between Athens and Bilbo Zaharra is 2313 km. The road distance is 3429 km.

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It takes approximately 8 h 31 min to get from Athens to Bilbo Zaharra, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Athens to Bilbo Zaharra. However, there are services departing from Athens and arriving at Bilbao via Sofia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 6 h.

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What companies run services between Athens, Greece and Bilbo Zaharra, Spain?

Vueling Airlines, Lufthansa and 12 other airlines fly from Athens to Bilbo Zaharra hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Athens to Bilbo Zaharra via Sofia in around 2 days 6 h.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Athens to Bilbao via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Athens to Bilbao via Madrid
Ave. Duration
7 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,200
Flights from Athens to Biarritz via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $800
Flights from Athens to Santander via Madrid
Ave. Duration
7 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $360
Flights from Athens to Santander via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Athens to San Sebastian via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Flights from Athens to San Sebastian via Madrid
Ave. Duration
7 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Athens to Pamplona via Madrid
Ave. Duration
7 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $470
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Athens to Bilbao via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $950
Flights from Athens to Bilbao via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
8 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $950
Flights from Athens to Pamplona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$430 - $2,000
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Athens to Biarritz via Charleroi
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $310
Flights from Athens to Biarritz via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
11 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $310
Flights from Athens to Santander via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $360
Flights from Athens to Santander via Rome Ciampino
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $350
Flights from Athens to Santander via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Athens to Bilbao via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Athens to Santander via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Athens to San Sebastian via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Athens to Bilbao via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Athens to Biarritz via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $650
Flights from Athens to Biarritz via Lyon
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Athens to Bilbao via Zurich
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,000
Flights from Athens to Biarritz via Geneva
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Athens to Biarritz via Zurich, Geneva
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,600
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Athens to Bilbao via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Athens to Bilbao via Venice
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Athens to Santander via Venice
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Monday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Athens to Bilbao via Brussels
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Αθήνα to Θεσσαλονίκη
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$27 - $40
First Class
$35 - $50
Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hegyeshalom to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
8 h 13 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$160 - $240
Website
bahn.de
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$160 - $190
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$160 - $190
1st Class
$220 - $320
SNCF
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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Avignon TGV to Zaragoza Delicias
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Website
en.oui.sncf
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Biarritz - Aéroport to San Sebastián
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
Ouibus
Bus from San Sebastián to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Santander to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
Ouibus
ALSA
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Santander to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $28
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Pamplona to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Timisoara to Zaragoza
Ave. Duration
15 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $180
Website
alsa.com
Autobuses La Union
Phone
94 476. 50. 07
Website
autobuseslaunion.com
Bus from PAMPLONA/IRUÑA Vuelta - Estación to Bilbao/Bilbo-Termibus/Geltoki
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $20
Schedules at
La Union
Bus from Universidad Vitoria/Gasteiz c/Alava sentido Bilbao/Bilbo to Bilbao/Bilbo-Termibus/Geltoki
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
La Union
Simeonidis Tours
Korona Travel
Phone
210.92.33.33
Email
info@koronatravel.gr
Website
koronatravel.gr
Bus from Athens to Rajka
Ave. Duration
18 h 16 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$105
Schedules at
koronatravel.gr
Tourist Service Holding AD
Phone
02 981 13 33
Email
outgoing@tourist-service.com
Website
tourist-service.com
Bus from Athens to Sofia
Ave. Duration
11 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$77
Schedules at
tourist-service.com
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Sofia to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
41 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$310 - $410
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
Union Ivkoni
Valeross
Phone
046/ 66 13 21
Email
valeross_holiday@abv.bg
Website
valeross.com
Bus from Athens to Sofia
Ave. Duration
10 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Schedules at
valeross.com
Yubim
Website
yubim.eu
Bus from Sofia to Vitoria-Gasteiz
Ave. Duration
42 h 50 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$130 - $170
Schedules at
yubim.eu
KTEL Achaias
Phone
2610 623 888
Website
ktelachaias.gr
Bus from Athens to Patras
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $27
Schedules at
ktelachaias.gr
Atlassib
Phone
(004) 0269 229.224
Email
informatii@atlassib.es
Website
atlassib.es
Bus from Padova to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
28 h 35 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$95
Schedules at
atlassib.es
Ferry operators
Superfast ferries
Phone
+30 210 8919700
Email
superfast@superfast.com
Website
superfast.com
Car ferry from Patras to Venezia
Ave. Duration
31 h 1 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Schedules at
superfast.com
Deck
$98 - $100
Aircraft-type seats
$119 - $121
2 bed inside cabin
$314 - $317
3 bed outside cabin
$270 - $320

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