There are 6 ways to get from Bilbao to Monaco by plane, 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

Fly from Bilbao  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Bilbao (BIO) to Nice (NCE) BIO - NCE

$83 - $269

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  19 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Zazpikaleak-Bilbao to Amara-Donostia Fcc
  2. Take the bus from San Sebastián to Nice - Airport Ouibus

$66 - $95

4 alternative options

Bus to Biarritz, fly  •  7 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Bilbao to Bayona
  2. Fly from Biarritz (BIQ) to Nice (NCE) BIQ - NCE

$119 - $411

Bus  •  15 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Bilbao to Niza

$81 - $118

Train  •  18 h 32 min

  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 Marseille-St-Charles Ic
  4. Take the train from Marseille-St-Charles to Nice Ville Tgv

$179 - $274

Drive  •  9 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Bilbao to Monaco 638.8 miles

$120 - $180

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bilbao to Monaco is to train and bus which costs 55€ - 85€ and takes 19 h 30 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Bilbao to Monaco is to fly which costs 70€ - 230€ and takes 7 h 12 min.

More details

No, there is no direct train from Bilbao to Monaco. However, there are services departing from Zazpikaleak-Bilbao and arriving at Monaco-Monte-Carlo via Amara-Donostia, Hendaye, Bordeaux-St-Jean, Marseille-St-Charles and Nice Ville. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 32 min.

More details

The distance between Bilbao and Monaco is 835 km. The road distance is 1022 km.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Bilbao to Monaco without a car is to bus which takes 15 h 45 min and costs 65€ - 110€.

More details

It takes approximately 7 h 12 min to get from Bilbao to Monaco, including transfers.

More details

Bilbao to Monaco train services, operated by Euskotren, depart from Zazpikaleak-Bilbao station.

More details

The best way to get from Bilbao to Monaco is to fly which takes 7 h 12 min and costs 70€ - 230€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 65€ - 110€ and takes 15 h 45 min, you could also train, which costs 150€ - 240€ and takes 18 h 32 min.

Mode details

There is no direct flight from Bilbao Airport to Nice Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 50 min and has one stopover.

Search flights

Bilbao to Monaco train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Nice Ville station.

More details

Map of how to get from Bilbao to Monaco.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 522.1 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 12 min

What companies run services between Bilbao, Spain and Monaco?

Iberia, Air France and nine other airlines fly from Bilbao to Monaco hourly. Alternatively, ALSA operates a bus from Bilbao to Monaco once daily. Tickets cost $60 - $95 and the journey takes 14 h 30 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Bilbao to Nice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Biarritz to Nice via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $800
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Bilbao to Nice via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $360
Flights from Bilbao to Nice via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $370
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Bilbao to Nice via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Bilbao to Nice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Bilbao to Nice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $300
Flights from Bilbao to Nice via Geneva
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Flights from Biarritz to Nice via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $450
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Bilbao to Nice via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Bilbao to Nice via Brussels
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $430
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Biarritz to Nice via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $800
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Bilbao to Nice via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $370
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Bilbao to Nice via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $500
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Bilbao to Nice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,500
Train operators
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
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
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
Train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$90 - $130
1st Class
$130 - $210
Train from Marseille-St-Charles to Nice Ville
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$50 - $80
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Hendaye to Bordeaux-St-Jean
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $60
1st Class
$75 - $95
Train from Marseille-St-Charles to Nice Ville
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$70 - $90
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 Bilbao to Bayona
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Bilbao to Niza
Ave. Duration
14 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
alsa.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 San Sebastián to Nice - Airport
Ave. Duration
14 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
Ouibus

Want to know more about travelling around Monaco

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.