There are 12 ways to get from Bilbao to Florence by plane, train, 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 Bilbao to Florence  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Bilbao (BIO) to Florence (FLR) BIO - FLR

$103 - $419

Cheapest option

Bus Ouibus  •  22 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Bilbao to Hernani
  2. Take the bus from Hernani to Genoa
  3. Take the bus from Genoa, Genoa to Florence, Florence 501

$57 - $89

10 alternative options

Fly Bilbao to Pisa, train  •  7 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Bilbao (BIO) to Pisa (PSA) BIO - PSA
  2. Take the train from Pisa C.Le to Firenze Smn

$83 - $256

Fly Bilbao to Bologna, train  •  7 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Bilbao (BIO) to Bologna (BLQ) BIO - BLQ
  2. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella

$95 - $275

Fly Bilbao to Venice, train  •  7 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Bilbao (BIO) to Venice (VCE) BIO - VCE
  2. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Firenze S.Maria Novella

$99 - $317

Bus, bus to Biarritz, fly to Bologna, train  •  9 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Bilbao to San Sebastián
  2. Take the bus from San Sebastián to Biarritz - Aéroport
  3. Fly from Biarritz (BIQ) to Bologna (BLQ) BIQ - BLQ
  4. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella

$124 - $467

Fly Bilbao to Milan Malpensa, bus, train  •  7 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Bilbao (BIO) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) BIO - MXP
  2. Take the bus from Malpensa Airport T1 to Milano Centrale
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Firenze S.Maria Novella

$99 - $218

Bus, train  •  18 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Bilbao to Bayona
  2. Take the train from Bayonne to Paris Montparnasse Tgv
  3. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Torino Porta Susa Tgv
  4. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Firenze S.Maria Novella Fr

$373 - $454

Train  •  21 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Bilbao-Abando to Zaragoza Delicias A
  2. Take the train from Zaragoza Delicias to Barcelona Sants Ave / ...
  3. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Lyon Part Dieu Ave
  4. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Torino Porta Susa Tgv
  5. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Firenze S.Maria Novella Fr

$280 - $393

Train, bus  •  24 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Zazpikaleak-Bilbao to Amara-Donostia Fcc
  2. Take the bus from San Sebastián to Genoa
  3. Take the train from Genova Piazza Principe to Pisa Centrale Fb / ...
  4. Take the train from Pisa C.Le to Firenze Smn Rv / ...

$77 - $121

Bus Eurolines FR  •  35 h 45 min

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

$201 - $294

Drive  •  13 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Bilbao to Florence 891.6 miles

$210 - $310

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bilbao to Florence is to bus which costs 45€ - 80€ and takes 22 h 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bilbao to Florence is to fly which costs 85€ - 360€ and takes 6 h 45 min.

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The distance between Bilbao and Florence is 1143 km. The road distance is 1426.5 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 45 min to get from Bilbao to Florence, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bilbao to Florence. However, there are services departing from Bilbao and arriving at Florence, Florence via Hernani and Genoa, Genoa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22 h 41 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bilbao to Florence. However, there are services departing from Bilbao-Abando and arriving at Firenze S.Maria Novella via Zaragoza Delicias, Barcelona Sants, Lyon Part Dieu and Torino Porta Susa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21 h 12 min.

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What companies run services between Bilbao, Spain and Florence, Italy?

Vueling Airlines, Air France and seven other airlines fly from Bilbao to Florence hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Bilbao to Florence via Zaragoza Delicias, Barcelona Sants, Lyon Part Dieu, Torino Porta Susa, and Torino Porta Susa in around 21 h 12 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Bilbao to Florence via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $950
Flights from Bilbao to Florence via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $950
Flights from Bilbao to Florence via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $950
Flights from Bilbao to Florence via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $950
Flights from Bilbao to Florence via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$130 - $950
Flights from Bilbao to Pisa via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $400
Flights from Bilbao to Pisa via Mahon, Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $400
Flights from Bilbao to Bologna via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $480
Flights from Bilbao to Bologna via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $490
Flights from Bilbao to Venice via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Flights from Bilbao to Venice via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Flights from Biarritz to Bologna via Madrid
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Bilbao to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $300
Flights from Bilbao to Milan Malpensa via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $300
Flights from Bilbao to Milan Malpensa via Alicante
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $300
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Bilbao to Florence via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $950
Flights from Bilbao to Florence via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $950
Flights from Bilbao to Florence via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $950
Flights from Bilbao to Florence via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$130 - $950
Flights from Bilbao to Pisa via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $400
Flights from Bilbao to Pisa via Mahon, Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $400
Flights from Bilbao to Bologna via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $490
Flights from Bilbao to Venice via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Flights from Bilbao to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $300
Flights from Bilbao to Milan Malpensa via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $300
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Bilbao to Florence via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Bilbao to Bologna via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Flights from Bilbao to Venice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $500
Flights from Biarritz to Bologna via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from Biarritz to Bologna via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Biarritz to Bologna via Nice, Lyon
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from Bilbao to Milan Malpensa via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $410
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Bilbao to Florence via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Bilbao to Florence via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Bilbao to Pisa via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$480 - $1,000
Flights from Bilbao to Bologna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $550
Flights from Bilbao to Bologna via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $550
Flights from Bilbao to Milan Malpensa via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $470
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Bilbao to Florence via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Bilbao to Florence via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Bilbao to Pisa via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $600
Flights from Bilbao to Bologna via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $500
Flights from Bilbao to Venice via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $470
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Bilbao to Florence via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $950
Flights from Bilbao to Pisa via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Flights from Bilbao to Bologna via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Bilbao to Florence via Brussels
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from Bilbao to Venice via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $430
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Bilbao to Venice via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Flights from Bilbao to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $190
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Biarritz to Bologna via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from Biarritz to Bologna via Nice, Lyon
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Biarritz to Bologna via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $270
Flights from Biarritz to Bologna via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$80 - $270
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Bilbao to Pisa via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Bilbao to Bologna via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Bilbao to Bologna via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $490
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Bilbao to Venice
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $350
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Bilbao to Venice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Bilbao to Venice via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $750
Train operators
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Pisa C.Le to Firenze Smn
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$11 - $14
Trenitalia Frecce
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia Mestre to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Genova Piazza Principe to Pisa Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Venezia Mestre Station to Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
italotreno.it
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Bayonne to Paris Montparnasse
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$140 - $160
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$140 - $160
1st Class
$190 - $280
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$140 - $160
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$140 - $160
1st Class
$180 - $270
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$60 - $75
1st Class
$90 - $120
Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Spanish Railways AVE
Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways AVE
Contact Details
Website
renfe.com
Train from Zaragoza Delicias to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
renfe.com
Euskotren
Website
euskotren.eus
Train from Zazpikaleak-Bilbao to Amara-Donostia
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
euskotren.eus
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Bilbao to San Sebastián
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
Ouibus
Bus from San Sebastián to Biarritz - Aéroport
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Bilbao to Hernani
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Hernani to Genoa
Ave. Duration
17 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
Ouibus
Bus from San Sebastián to Genoa
Ave. Duration
17 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
Ouibus
Iberocoach
Phone
(+351) 253 267 730
Website
iberocoach.com
Bus from Bilbao - Estación de Autobuses de Bilbao to San Sebastian - Estacion de Autobuses
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$75 - $90
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
Autostradale
TerraVision IT
Email
customerservices@terravision.eu
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from Milan Malpensa Airport to Milano Central station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $10
Schedules at
terravision.eu
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Genoa, Genoa to Florence, Florence
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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 - $85
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Bus from Bordeaux to Firenze
Ave. Duration
30 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$140 - $200
Schedules at
eurolines.fr

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