There are 4 ways to get from Bilbao to Cave of Altamira by bus, train, taxi or car
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Bus • 3h 35m
Train • 5h 46m
$11 - $15
2 alternative options
Taxi • 1h 25m
$120 - $150
Drive • 1h 25m
$14 - $22
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Bilbao to Cave of Altamira is to train which costs 9€ - 13€ and takes 5h 46m.
The quickest way to get from Bilbao to Cave of Altamira is to taxi which costs 100€ - 130€ and takes 1h 25m.
No, there is no direct bus from Bilbao to Cave of Altamira. However, there are services departing from Bilbao and arriving at Santillana Del Mar via Santander. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 35m.
The distance between Bilbao and Cave of Altamira is 97 km. The road distance is 126.5 km.
The best way to get from Bilbao to Cave of Altamira without a car is to bus which takes 3h 35m and costs .
It takes approximately 3h 35m to get from Bilbao to Cave of Altamira, including transfers.
Bilbao to Cave of Altamira bus services, operated by ALSA, depart from Bilbao station.
The best way to get from Bilbao to Cave of Altamira is to bus which takes 3h 35m and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs 9€ - 13€ and takes 5h 46m.
Bilbao to Cave of Altamira bus services, operated by Autobuses La Cantabrica, arrive at Santillana Del Mar station.
Yes, the driving distance between Bilbao to Cave of Altamira is 126 km. It takes approximately 1h 25m to drive from Bilbao to Cave of Altamira.
What companies run services between Bilbao, Spain and Cave of Altamira, ES-S, Spain?
You can take a bus from Bilbao to Cave of Altamira via Santander and Santillana Del Mar in around 3h 35m. Alternatively, Renfe Feve operates a train from Bilbao to Cave of Altamira 3 times a day. Tickets cost $9 - $12 and the journey takes 2h 58m.
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 so you’re never bored on your journey. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. Flexibility is another highlight of an ALSA journey, with three types of tickets on offer - Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass, along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.
Bus from Bilbao to Santander
- Ave. Duration
- 1h 20m
- Estimated price
- $18 - $28
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