There are 5 ways to get from Bilbao to La Palmyre Zoo by bus, 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.

Recommended option

Bus ALSA  •  9 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Bilbao to Saintes

$38 - $107

Cheapest option

Bus via Bordeaux City Center  •  9 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Bilbao to San Sebastián
  2. Take the bus from San Sebastián to Bordeaux City Center
  3. Take the bus from Bordeaux City Center to La Rochelle
  4. Take the bus from La Rochelle to Royan

$23 - $119

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  9 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Bilbao to San Sebastián
  2. Take the bus from San Sebastián to Bordeaux City Center
  3. Take the train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Saintes Ic

$50 - $158

Train  •  13 h

  1. Take the train from Zazpikaleak-Bilbao to Amara-Donostia Fcc
  2. Take the train from Hendaye to Bordeaux-St-Jean Tgv
  3. Take the train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Saintes Ic

$82 - $129

Drive  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Bilbao to La Palmyre Zoo 300.3 miles

$60 - $95

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bilbao to La Palmyre Zoo is to bus which costs 30€ - 95€ and takes 9 h 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bilbao to La Palmyre Zoo is to drive which takes 4 h 46 min and costs 55€ - 85€.

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The distance between Bilbao and La Palmyre Zoo is 304 km. The road distance is 480 km.

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It takes approximately 9 h 19 min to get from Bilbao to La Palmyre Zoo, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bilbao to La Palmyre Zoo. However, there are services departing from Bilbao and arriving at LES MATHES - Palmyre Zoo via Saintes - Gare Routière and ROYAN - Gare quai D. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 19 min.

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What companies run services between Bilbao, Spain and La Palmyre Zoo, France?

ALSA operates a bus from Bilbao to La Palmyre Zoo 3 times a day. Tickets cost $30 - $55 and the journey takes 5 h 30 min. Eurolines FR also services this route 3 times a week. Alternatively, you can take a train from Bilbao to La Palmyre Zoo via Amara-Donostia, Hendaia, Hendaye, Bordeaux-St-Jean, Saintes, Royan, ROYAN - Gare quai D, and LES MATHES - Palmyre Zoo in around 13 h.

Train operators
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Saintes
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$23 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $50
Train from Hendaye to Bordeaux-St-Jean
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$50 - $80
Euskotren
Website
euskotren.eus
Train from Zazpikaleak-Bilbao to Amara-Donostia
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
euskotren.eus
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Hendaye to Bordeaux-St-Jean
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $60
1st Class
$70 - $95
Bus operators
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Bilbao to Saintes
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
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 Bordeaux City Center
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Bordeaux City Center to La Rochelle
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
Ouibus
Bus from La Rochelle to Royan
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
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

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