There are 4 ways to get from Bilbao to Picos de Europa 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 via Santander  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Bilbao to Santander Hernani > Bilbao > Santander > Oviedo > Villalba > La Corogne > Santiago / ...
  2. Take the bus from Santander to Urdón

$90 - $112

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  5 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Bilbao to Santander Hernani > Bilbao > Santander > Oviedo > Villalba > La Corogne > Santiago / ...
  2. Take the train from Santander to San Roque del Acebal

$101 - $139

Bus ALSA  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Bilbao to Llanes
  2. Take the bus from Llanes to Arenas De Cabrales

$95 - $137

Drive  •  3 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Bilbao to Picos de Europa 139.5 miles

$26 - $40

What companies run services between Bilbao, Spain and Picos de Europa, Spain?

You can take a bus from Bilbao to Picos de Europa via Santander and Urdón in around 5 h 27 min.

Train operators
Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Santander to San Roque del Acebal
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $23
Website
renfe.com
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
Autobuses Palomera S.A.
Phone
+34 (0) 942 88 06 11
Website
autobusespalomera.com
Bus from Santander to Urdón
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
autobusespalomera.com
ALSA
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Bilbao to Llanes
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Llanes to Arenas De Cabrales
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
alsa.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Bilbao to Picos de Europa?

The distance between Bilbao and Picos de Europa is 151 km. The road distance is 223 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Bilbao to Picos de Europa?

The cheapest way to get from Bilbao to Picos de Europa is to drive which costs 21€ - 35€ and takes 3 h 3 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Bilbao to Picos de Europa?

The quickest way to get from Bilbao to Picos de Europa is to drive which takes 3 h 3 min and costs 21€ - 35€.

How long does it take to get from Bilbao to Picos de Europa?

It takes approximately 5 h 27 min to get from Bilbao to Picos de Europa, including transfers.