There are 6 ways to get from Bilbao to Lisbon by plane, bus, train, night 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

Fly from Bilbao  •  3 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Bilbao (BIO) to Lisbon (LIS) BIO - LIS

$52 - $252

Cheapest option

Bus Ouibus  •  13 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Bilbao to Lisboa - Oriente Ouibus / ...

$33 - $89

4 alternative options

Bus to Santander, fly  •  5 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Bilbao to Santander
  2. Fly from Santander (SDR) to Lisbon (LIS) SDR - LIS

$93 - $368

Train, Trenhotel  •  12 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Bilbao-Abando to Valladolid Campo Grande A
  2. Take the train from Valladolid Campo Grande to Salamanca Ir / ...
  3. Take the Trenhotel from Estación de Salamanca to Coimbra B
  4. Take the train from Coimbra-B to Lisboa Santa Apolonia

$108 - $165

Bus Iberocoach  •  14 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Bilbao - Estación de Autobuses de Bilbao to Lisbon - Sete Rios

$97 - $111

Drive  •  8 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Bilbao to Lisbon 540.7 miles

$120 - $180

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The cheapest way to get from Bilbao to Lisbon is to bus which costs 28€ - 80€ and takes 13 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bilbao to Lisbon is to fly which takes 3 h 59 min and costs 40€ - 220€.

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The distance between Bilbao and Lisbon is 726 km. The road distance is 865 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 59 min to get from Bilbao to Lisbon, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Bilbao to Lisbon. However, there are services departing from Bilbao-Abando and arriving at Lisboa Santa Apolonia via Valladolid Campo Grande, Estación de Salamanca and Coimbra-B. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 52 min.

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What companies run services between Bilbao, Spain and Lisbon, Portugal?

Vueling Airlines, TAP Portugal and two other airlines fly from Bilbao to Lisbon every 4 hours. Alternatively, Ouibus operates a bus from Bilbao to Lisbon hourly. Tickets cost $30 - $45 and the journey takes 12 h 40 min. FlixBus also services this route once daily.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Bilbao to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from Bilbao to Lisbon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $460
Flights from Santander to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $440
Flights from Santander to Lisbon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $440
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Bilbao to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $370
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Bilbao to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Bilbao to Lisbon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $430
Train operators
Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Bilbao-Abando to Valladolid Campo Grande
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
renfe.com
Train from Valladolid Campo Grande to Salamanca
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $25
Website
renfe.com
Night train from Estación de Salamanca to Coimbra B
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
renfe.com
Portuguese Railways (CP)
Phone
+351 707 210 220
Website
cp.pt
Train from Coimbra-B to Lisboa Santa Apolonia
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Website
cp.pt
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$16 - $23
1st Class
$21 - $35
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Bilbao to Santander
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Bilbao to Lisboa - Oriente
Ave. Duration
12 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bilbao, Bilbao to Lisbon, Lisboa
Ave. Duration
10 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Iberocoach
Phone
(+351) 253 267 730
Website
iberocoach.com
Bus from Bilbao - Estación de Autobuses de Bilbao to Lisbon - Sete Rios
Ave. Duration
14 h 3 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$90 - $110
Website
iberocoach.com

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