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There are 6 ways to get from Bilbao Airport (BIO) to Irun by bus, train, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Bus via Donostia / San Sebastián  •  2h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Airport Loiu Bilbao to Donostia / San Sebastián Do50b

€9 - €17

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Aireportua/Aeropuerto to Bilbao Intermodal A3247
  2. Take the bus from Bilbao to Irun N1155

€8 - €17

4 alternative options

Bus #2  •  3h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Aireportua/Aeropuerto to Bilbao Intermodal A3247
  2. Take the bus from Bilbao to Hendaye 786 / ...

€9 - €13

Bus, train  •  3h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Airport Loiu Bilbao to Eibar
  2. Take the train from Ardantza-Eibar to Amara-Donostia E1
  3. Take the train from Amara-Donostia to Irun E2

€11 - €17

Drive  •  1h 13m

  1. Drive from Bilbao Airport (BIO) to Irun 116.9 km

€11 - €17

Towncar  •  1h 13m

  1. Take a town car from Bilbao Airport to Irun 116.9 km

€45 - €95

Bilbao Airport (BIO) to Irun by bus and train

The journey time between Bilbao Airport (BIO) and Irun is around 2h 20m and covers a distance of around 117 km. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 47m. Operated by Transportes Pesa and Renfe Cercanias, the Bilbao Airport (BIO) to Irun service departs from Airport Loiu Bilbao and arrives in Ventas De Irun. Typically 56 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
2h 20m
Fastest journey time:
1h 47m
Services per week:
56
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
13 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
07:45
Last service departs at:
20:45

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Bilbao Airport (BIO) to Irun bus and train schedules

Bus services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.
Bilbao Airport (BIO) → Irun
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Irun is 112.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Irun is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Irun is 1.5 metres.

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Last updated: 16 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Bilbao Airport (BIO) to Irun is to bus, which costs €8 - €17 and takes 3h 30m.

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The quickest way to get from Bilbao Airport (BIO) to Irun is to drive which costs €11 - €17 and takes 1h 13m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bilbao Airport (BIO) to Irun. However, there are services departing from Aireportua/Aeropuerto and arriving at Irun via Bilbao. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 30m.

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The distance between Bilbao Airport (BIO) and Irun is 90 km. The road distance is 116.9 km.

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The best way to get from Bilbao Airport (BIO) to Irun without a car is to bus via Donostia / San Sebastián which takes 2h 20m and costs €9 - €17.

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It takes approximately 2h 20m to get from Bilbao Airport (BIO) to Irun, including transfers.

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Bilbao Airport (BIO) to Irun bus services, operated by BizkaiBus, depart from Aireportua/Aeropuerto station.

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Bilbao Airport (BIO) to Irun bus services, operated by ALSA, arrive at Irun station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bilbao Airport (BIO) to Irun is 117 km. It takes approximately 1h 13m to drive from Bilbao Airport (BIO) to Irun.

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Map of how to get from Bilbao Airport (BIO) to Irun.
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  • Distance: 90.4 km
  • Duration: 2h 20m

What companies run services between Bilbao Airport (BIO), Spain and Irun, Spain?

Transportes Pesa operates a bus from Airport Loiu Bilbao to Donostia / San Sebastián every 4 hours. Tickets cost €9 - €17 and the journey takes 1h 20m.

Train operators
Euskotren
Phone
+34 944 333 333
Website
euskotren.eus
Train from Ardantza-Eibar to Amara-Donostia
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€3 - €5
Website
Euskotren
Train from Amara-Donostia to Irun
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€2 - €3
Website
Euskotren
Bus operators
Transportes Pesa
Phone
+34 (0) 900 12 14 00
Email
atencionaclientes@pesa.net
Website
pesa.net
Bus from Airport Loiu Bilbao to Donostia / San Sebastián
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€9 - €17
Schedules at
pesa.net
Bus from Loiu Airport to Eibar
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€5 - €8
Schedules at
pesa.net
BizkaiBus
Phone
+34 944 06 80 00
Website
web.bizkaia.eus
Bus from Aireportua/Aeropuerto to Bilbao Intermodal
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€1 - €2
Website
BizkaiBus
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 Irun
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€10 - €15
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 Irun
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€8 - €11
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Bilbao to Hendaye
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€8 - €11
Website
flixbus.co.uk
MonBus
Phone
+34 982 29 29 00
Website
monbus.es
Bus from Bilbao to Irún
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€7 - €10
Schedules at
monbus.es
Lurraldebus
Phone
943 000 117
Email
info@mugi.eus
Website
lurraldebus.eus
Bus from Airport Loiu Bilbao to Eibar
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€7 - €9
Website
Lurraldebus
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Bilbao Airport to Irun
Estimated price
€45 - €95

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