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There are 10 ways to get from Bilbao to Gibraltar by plane, bus, car ferry, train 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.

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Fly Bilbao to Malaga, bus  •  6h 3m

  1. Fly from Bilbao (BIO) to Malaga (AGP) BIO - AGP
  2. Take the bus from Fuengirola to La Linea De La Concepcion

$73 - $236

Cheapest option

Bus Interbus  •  13h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Bilbao to Madrid - South Station Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Madrid Méndez Álvaro to La Línea de la Concepción

$38 - $90

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Bus to Santander, fly to Malaga, bus  •  7h 34m

  1. Take the bus from Bilbao to Santander
  2. Fly from Santander (SDR) to Malaga (AGP) SDR - AGP
  3. Take the bus from Fuengirola to La Linea De La Concepcion

$108 - $374

Fly Bilbao to Algeciras  •  11h 41m

  1. Fly from Bilbao (BIO) to Algeciras (AEI) BIO - AEI

$54 - $277

Fly Bilbao to Jerez, bus  •  7h 29m

  1. Fly from Bilbao (BIO) to Jerez (XRY) BIO - XRY
  2. Take the bus from Jerez de la Frontera to Los Barrios

$84 - $496

Fly Bilbao to Tangier, car ferry  •  10h 2m

  1. Fly from Bilbao (BIO) to Tangier (TNG) BIO - TNG
  2. Take the car ferry from Tangier to Tarifa

$124 - $863

Fly Bilbao to Sevilla, train, bus  •  8h 13m

  1. Fly from Bilbao (BIO) to Sevilla (SVQ) BIO - SVQ
  2. Take the train from Sevilla Santa Justa to Jerez de la Frontera
  3. Take the bus from Jerez de la Frontera to Los Barrios

$75 - $262

Train  •  12h 33m

  1. Take the train from Bilbao-Abando to Madrid-Chamartin A
  2. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to San Roque-La Linea Atr

$124 - $163

Bus Socibus  •  18h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Bilbao to Tarifa

$67 - $88

Drive  •  10h

  1. Drive from Bilbao to Gibraltar 660.4 miles

$120 - $180

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The cheapest way to get from Bilbao to Gibraltar is to bus which costs 30€ - 80€ and takes 13h 15m.

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The quickest way to get from Bilbao to Gibraltar is to fly and bus which costs 60€ - 210€ and takes 6h 3m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bilbao to Gibraltar. However, there are services departing from Bilbao and arriving at La Línea de la Concepción via Madrid Méndez Álvaro. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13h 15m.

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The distance between Bilbao and Gibraltar is 818 km. The road distance is 1056.6 km.

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The best way to get from Bilbao to Gibraltar without a car is to train which takes 12h 33m and costs 100€ - 150€.

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It takes approximately 6h 3m to get from Bilbao to Gibraltar, including transfers.

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Bilbao to Gibraltar bus services, operated by Ouibus, depart from Bilbao station.

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The best way to get from Bilbao to Gibraltar is to fly which takes 11h 41m and costs 45€ - 250€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 100€ - 150€ and takes 12h 33m, you could also bus, which costs 30€ - 80€ and takes 13h 15m.

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The quickest flight from Bilbao Airport to Malaga Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 25m.

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Bilbao to Gibraltar bus services, operated by Interbus, arrive at La Línea de la Concepción station.

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Map of how to get from Bilbao to Gibraltar.
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  • Distance: 511.4 miles
  • Duration: 6h 3m

What companies run services between Bilbao, Spain and Gibraltar?

Vueling Airlines, HELITY Copter Airlines and two other airlines fly from Bilbao to Gibraltar every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Bilbao to Gibraltar via Madrid-Chamartin, Madrid Chamartín, Madrid Atocha, Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, San Roque-La Linea, and Estación de San Roque in around 12h 33m.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Bilbao to Malaga
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $320
Flights from Bilbao to Malaga via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $350
Flights from Bilbao to Malaga via Valencia
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $350
Flights from Bilbao to Malaga via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$55 - $320
Flights from Santander to Malaga via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Bilbao to Jerez
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $1,100
Flights from Bilbao to Jerez via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $800
Flights from Bilbao to Tangier via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $1,900
Flights from Bilbao to Tangier via Santiago de Compostela, Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $1,900
Flights from Bilbao to Sevilla
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $380
Flights from Bilbao to Sevilla via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $390
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Bilbao to Malaga
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $320
Flights from Bilbao to Malaga via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$55 - $320
Flights from Bilbao to Jerez
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $1,100
Flights from Bilbao to Jerez via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $800
Flights from Bilbao to Sevilla
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $380
HELITY Copter Airlines
Website
helity.es
Flights from Bilbao to Algeciras via Malaga, Ceuta
Ave. Duration
11h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Flights from Bilbao to Algeciras via Barcelona, Malaga, Ceuta
Ave. Duration
12h 57m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Flights from Bilbao to Algeciras via Madrid, Malaga, Ceuta
Ave. Duration
13h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Flights from Bilbao to Algeciras via Santiago de Compostela, Malaga, Ceuta
Ave. Duration
11h 45m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Bilbao to Malaga
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $370
Flights from Bilbao to Malaga via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $370
Flights from Santander to Malaga
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$90 - $390
Flights from Bilbao to Sevilla
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Santander to Malaga
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$35 - $250
Flights from Bilbao to Tangier via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $240
Flights from Bilbao to Tangier via Sevilla
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $390
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Bilbao to Malaga
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $290
Flights from Bilbao to Sevilla
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $440
Air Arabia Maroc
Website
airarabia.com
Flights from Bilbao to Tangier via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$90 - $270
Flights from Bilbao to Tangier via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $310
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Bilbao to Tangier via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $1,200
Evelop
Website
evelop.com
Flights from Bilbao to Sevilla
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$55 - $380
Train operators
Spanish Railways (RENFE)

Based in Madrid, Renfe is a state-owned train operator, that connects cities across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, Switzerland, and the Netherlands. Renfe’s extensive network means most destinations offer multiple trains a day, with the most popular routes normally offering a train each hour. Locally known as AVE, the high-speed trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. Comfort is key in a Renfe train, with seats with footrests in all three classes of travel: Standard, Club and First. Each seat has an individual light, a pull-down table and an electrical outlet for in Club and First classes. There is free WiFi for first class passengers and for those with a + Renfe card.

Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Sevilla Santa Justa to Jerez de la Frontera
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $23
Website
renfe.com
Train from Bilbao-Abando to Madrid-Chamartin
Ave. Duration
5h 6m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to San Roque-La Linea
Ave. Duration
4h 59m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $85
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
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 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.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Fuengirola to La Linea De La Concepcion
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $29
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Bilbao to Santander
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $28
Website
alsa.com
Autocares Valenzuela
Phone
+34 (0) 956702609
Email
informacion.cadiz@grupovalenzuela.com
Website
grupovalenzuela.com
Bus from Jerez de la Frontera to Los Barrios
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Schedules at
grupovalenzuela.com
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Bilbao to Madrid - South Station
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
Ouibus
Interbus
Phone
902 64 64 28
Email
info@interbus.es
Website
interbus.es
Bus from Madrid Méndez Álvaro to La Línea de la Concepción
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $70
Schedules at
interbus.es
Socibus
Ferry operators
FRS Ferries
Phone
+34 956 68 18 30
Email
info@frs.es
Website
frs.es
Car ferry from Tangier to Tarifa
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $130
Schedules at
frs.es
Passenger
$42 - $45
Standard Car
$110 - $125
Inter Shipping
Phone
+34 956 68 47 29
Email
info@intershipping.es
Website
intershipping.es
Car ferry from Tangier to Tarifa
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$44
Schedules at
intershipping.es

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Yes, the driving distance between Bilbao to Gibraltar is 1057 km. It takes approximately 10h to drive from Bilbao to Gibraltar.

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Volotea, Air Europa, Vueling Airlines and Iberia offer flights from Bilbao Airport to Malaga Airport.

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There are 170+ hotels available in Gibraltar. Prices start at $48 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Bilbao to Bilbao Airport is to bus which takes 15m and costs 1€ - 2€.

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