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There are 5 ways to get from Bilbao to La Rioja by plane or bus

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 to La Rioja  •  30 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Bilbao (BIO) to La Rioja (IRJ) BIO - IRJ

$554 - $1,706

4 alternative options

Fly to Tucuman, bus  •  29 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Bilbao (BIO) to Tucuman (TUC) BIO - TUC
  2. Take the bus from Tucumán to La Rioja

$866 - $2,631

Fly to Mendoza, bus  •  30 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Bilbao (BIO) to Mendoza (MDZ) BIO - MDZ
  2. Take the bus from Mendoza to La Rioja

$574 - $1,834

Fly to Catamarca, bus  •  28 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Bilbao (BIO) to Catamarca (CTC) BIO - CTC
  2. Take the bus from Catamarca to La Rioja

$564 - $1,741

Fly to Cordoba, bus  •  31 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Bilbao (BIO) to Cordoba (COR) BIO - COR
  2. Take the bus from Córdoba to Catamarca
  3. Take the bus from Catamarca to La Rioja

$625 - $1,860

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The cheapest way to get from Bilbao to La Rioja is to fly which costs 480€ - 1500€ and takes 30 h 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bilbao to La Rioja is to fly and bus which costs 490€ - 1600€ and takes 28 h 42 min.

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The distance between Bilbao and La Rioja is 10376 km.

It takes approximately 30 h 51 min to get from Bilbao to La Rioja, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Bilbao Airport to La Rioja Airport. The quickest flight takes 34 h 30 min and has three stopovers.

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La Rioja is 4 h behind Bilbao. It is currently 7:53 AM in Bilbao and 3:53 AM in La Rioja.

Vueling Airlines, LATAM Chile, Iberia and three other airlines offer flights from Bilbao Airport to La Rioja Airport.

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There are 56+ hotels available in La Rioja. Prices start at $30 USD per night.

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

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Map of how to get from Bilbao to La Rioja.
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  • Distance: 6484.7 miles
  • Duration: 30 h 51 min

What companies run services between Bilbao, Spain and La Rioja, Argentina?

Air Europa, Aerolíneas Argentinas and six other airlines fly from Bilbao to La Rioja every 2 hours.

Airlines
Aerolíneas Argentinas
Website
aerolineas.com.ar
Flights from Bilbao to La Rioja via Madrid, Montevideo, Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery
Ave. Duration
28 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,100
Flights from Bilbao to La Rioja via Madrid, Sao Paulo, Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery
Ave. Duration
28 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,100
Flights from Bilbao to La Rioja via Madrid, Iguazu, Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery
Ave. Duration
29 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,100
Flights from Bilbao to La Rioja via Lisbon, Rio De Janeiro-Galeao, Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery
Ave. Duration
31 h
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,700
Flights from Bilbao to La Rioja via Lisbon, Sao Paulo, Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery
Ave. Duration
31 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,700
Flights from Bilbao to La Rioja via Madrid, Rio De Janeiro-Galeao, Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery
Ave. Duration
30 h
When
Friday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,900
Flights from Bilbao to La Rioja via Barcelona, Sao Paulo, Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery
Ave. Duration
32 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,200
Flights from Bilbao to Tucuman via Madrid, Buenos Aires Ministro Pistarini
Ave. Duration
22 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$950 - $3,100
Flights from Bilbao to Mendoza via Madrid, Buenos Aires Ministro Pistarini
Ave. Duration
21 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $2,200
Flights from Bilbao to Catamarca via Madrid, Sao Paulo, Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery
Ave. Duration
25 h 41 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,100
Flights from Bilbao to Catamarca via Madrid, Montevideo, Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery
Ave. Duration
29 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,100
Flights from Bilbao to Catamarca via Madrid, Rio De Janeiro-Galeao, Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery
Ave. Duration
29 h 40 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,900
Flights from Bilbao to Catamarca via Madrid, Iguazu, Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery
Ave. Duration
30 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,100
Flights from Bilbao to Catamarca via Lisbon, Rio De Janeiro-Galeao, Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery
Ave. Duration
31 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,700
Flights from Bilbao to Catamarca via Lisbon, Sao Paulo, Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery
Ave. Duration
31 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,700
Flights from Bilbao to Cordoba via Madrid, Buenos Aires Ministro Pistarini
Ave. Duration
24 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $2,000
Gol Transportes Aéreos
Website
voegol.com.br
Flights from Bilbao to La Rioja via Madrid, Sao Paulo, Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery
Ave. Duration
28 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,100
Flights from Bilbao to La Rioja via Madrid, Iguazu, Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery
Ave. Duration
29 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,100
Flights from Bilbao to La Rioja via Lisbon, Rio De Janeiro-Galeao, Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery
Ave. Duration
29 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,700
Flights from Bilbao to La Rioja via Lisbon, Sao Paulo, Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery
Ave. Duration
29 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,700
Flights from Bilbao to Tucuman via Madrid, Buenos Aires Ministro Pistarini
Ave. Duration
19 h 55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$950 - $3,100
Flights from Bilbao to Mendoza via Paris CDG, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
21 h 40 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$750 - $3,800
Flights from Bilbao to Mendoza via Madrid, Buenos Aires Ministro Pistarini
Ave. Duration
20 h 37 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$600 - $2,200
Flights from Bilbao to Mendoza via Madrid, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
21 h
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,800
Flights from Bilbao to Catamarca via Madrid, Sao Paulo, Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery
Ave. Duration
29 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,100
Flights from Bilbao to Catamarca via Madrid, Iguazu, Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery
Ave. Duration
30 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,100
Flights from Bilbao to Catamarca via Lisbon, Rio De Janeiro-Galeao, Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery
Ave. Duration
30 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,700
Flights from Bilbao to Catamarca via Lisbon, Sao Paulo, Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery
Ave. Duration
30 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,700
Flights from Bilbao to Cordoba via Paris CDG, Rio De Janeiro-Galeao
Ave. Duration
19 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$750 - $3,700
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Bilbao to Tucuman via Madrid, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
20 h 32 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$850 - $2,600
Flights from Bilbao to Tucuman via Barcelona, Lima
Ave. Duration
23 h 19 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,900
Flights from Bilbao to Tucuman via Madrid, Lima
Ave. Duration
23 h 29 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$950 - $3,900
Flights from Bilbao to Tucuman via Madrid, Santiago
Ave. Duration
25 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$950 - $2,800
Flights from Bilbao to Tucuman via Paris CDG, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
21 h 40 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$950 - $2,800
Flights from Bilbao to Mendoza via Madrid, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
20 h 55 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,800
Flights from Bilbao to Mendoza via Madrid, Santiago
Ave. Duration
22 h 35 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,100
Flights from Bilbao to Mendoza via Barcelona, Lima
Ave. Duration
24 h 35 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,900
Flights from Bilbao to Mendoza via Madrid, Lima
Ave. Duration
24 h 45 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,600
Flights from Bilbao to Cordoba via Barcelona, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
23 h 22 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,800
Flights from Bilbao to Cordoba via Madrid, Lima
Ave. Duration
24 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,900
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Bilbao to Mendoza via Paris CDG, Buenos Aires Ministro Pistarini
Ave. Duration
21 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$800 - $3,800
Flights from Bilbao to Mendoza via Amsterdam Schiphol, Buenos Aires Ministro Pistarini
Ave. Duration
23 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$900 - $3,500
Flights from Bilbao to Mendoza via Madrid, Buenos Aires Ministro Pistarini
Ave. Duration
21 h 15 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$600 - $2,400
Flights from Bilbao to Cordoba via Paris CDG, Buenos Aires Ministro Pistarini
Ave. Duration
21 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $3,700
Flights from Bilbao to Cordoba via Amsterdam Schiphol, Buenos Aires Ministro Pistarini
Ave. Duration
23 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$900 - $3,500
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Bilbao to Mendoza via Madrid, Buenos Aires Ministro Pistarini
Ave. Duration
20 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $2,100
Flights from Bilbao to Cordoba via Madrid, Asuncion
Ave. Duration
18 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,700
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Bilbao to Mendoza via Paris CDG, Buenos Aires Ministro Pistarini
Ave. Duration
21 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$800 - $3,800
Flights from Bilbao to Mendoza via Madrid, Buenos Aires Ministro Pistarini
Ave. Duration
21 h 15 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$600 - $2,400
Flights from Bilbao to Cordoba via Paris CDG, Buenos Aires Ministro Pistarini
Ave. Duration
21 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $3,700
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Bilbao to Mendoza via Madrid, Santiago
Ave. Duration
22 h 36 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,400
JetSMART
Website
jetsmart.com
Flights from Bilbao to Mendoza via Paris CDG, Santiago
Ave. Duration
20 h 2 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$750 - $3,800
Bus operators
Autotransportes San Juan S.A
Phone
+54 264 4311000
Email
atencionalcliente@atsj.com.ar
Website
atsj.com.ar
Bus from Tucumán to La Rioja
Ave. Duration
5 h 54 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
atsj.com.ar
Book at
atsj.centraldepasajes.com.ar
Bus from Mendoza to La Rioja
Ave. Duration
6 h 46 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Schedules at
atsj.com.ar
Book at
atsj.centraldepasajes.com.ar
Bus from Catamarca to La Rioja
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
atsj.com.ar
Book at
atsj.centraldepasajes.com.ar
Andesmar
Phone
1 786 233 7639
Email
gestionesatc@andesmar.com.ar
Website
andesmar.com
Bus from San Miguel de Tucuman to La Rioja
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $23
Schedules at
andesmar.com
Book at
andesmar.com
Economy
$15 - $22
Executive
$14 - $20
Suite
$20 - $23
Bus from Catamarca to La Rioja
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $17
Schedules at
andesmar.com
Book at
andesmar.com
Economy
$11 - $17
Executive
$7 - $10
Suite
$11 - $13
Transporte Aconquija
Phone
+54 (0381) 4227620
Website
transporteaconquija.com.ar
Bus from San Miguel de Tucumán to La Rioja
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
transporteaconquija.com.ar
Bus from Catamarca to La Rioja
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
transporteaconquija.com.ar
Viatac
Website
viatac.com.ar
Bus from Tucumán to La Rioja
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Schedules at
viatac.com.ar
Book at
viatac.com.ar
Semi Bed
$12 - $18
Bed
$14 - $21
Bus from Catamarca to La Rioja
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
viatac.com.ar
Book at
viatac.com.ar
Semi Bed
$5 - $8
Bed
$5 - $9
El Rapido Internacional
Phone
1-305-677-0535
Email
info@elrapidoint.com.ar
Website
elrapidoint.com.ar
Bus from Tucumán to La Rioja
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Schedules at
elrapidoint.com.ar
Book at
elrapidoint.com.ar
Promo Semi Cama
$10 - $12
Semi Cama
$11 - $15
Cama
$15 - $17
Bus from Catamarca to La Rioja
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $9
Schedules at
elrapidoint.com.ar
Book at
elrapidoint.com.ar
Promo Semi Cama
$6 - $8
Semi Cama
$4 - $6
Cama
$7 - $9
Flecha Bus
Phone
+54 011 4000 5200
Email
atencionalcliente@flechabus.com.ar
Website
flechabus.com.ar
Bus from Catamarca to La Rioja
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $28
Schedules at
centraldepasajes.com.ar
Book at
centraldepasajes.com.ar
Semi Bed
$11 - $17
Suite
$23 - $28
Bed
$10 - $15

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