There are 4 ways to get from Bilbao to Amsterdam by plane, bus 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  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Bilbao (BIO) to Amsterdam (AMS) BIO - AMS

$64 - $227

3 alternative options

Bus ALSA  •  19 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Bilbao to Amsterdam

$85 - $130

Bus Eurolines FR  •  22 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Bilbao to Bordeaux
  2. Take the bus from Bordeaux to Amsterdam

$181 - $275

Drive  •  13 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Bilbao to Amsterdam 886.5 miles

$210 - $320

What companies run services between Bilbao, Spain and Amsterdam, Netherlands?

Vueling Airlines, KLM and seven other airlines fly from Bilbao to Amsterdam hourly. Alternatively, ALSA operates a bus from Bilbao to Amsterdam once daily. Tickets cost $85 - $130 and the journey takes 19 h 30 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Bilbao to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $400
Flights from Bilbao to Amsterdam via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $370
Flights from Bilbao to Amsterdam via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $400
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Bilbao to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $400
Flights from Bilbao to Amsterdam via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $400
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Bilbao to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Flights from Bilbao to Amsterdam via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $460
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Bilbao to Amsterdam via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Bilbao to Amsterdam via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Bilbao to Amsterdam via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $260
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Bilbao to Amsterdam via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Bilbao to Amsterdam via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Bilbao to Amsterdam via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Bilbao to Amsterdam via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $460
Bus operators
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Bilbao to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Bus from Bordeaux to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
16 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Iberocoach
Phone
(+351) 253 267 730
Website
iberocoach.com
Bus from Bilbao - Estación de Autobuses de Bilbao to Bordeaux - Rue terre de Bordés
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $95
Website
iberocoach.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Bilbao and Amsterdam is 1168 km. The road distance is 1418 km.

The cheapest way to get from Bilbao to Amsterdam is to bus which costs 70€ - 110€ and takes 19 h 30 min.

The quickest way to get from Bilbao to Amsterdam is to fly which takes 4 h 39 min and costs 50€ - 200€.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bilbao and arriving at Amsterdam. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 19 h 30 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 39 min to get from Bilbao to Amsterdam, including transfers.