There are 7 ways to get from Bilbao to Roncesvalles by bus, train, car or plane

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  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Bilbao to Madrid

$35 - $55

Cheapest option

Bus Ouibus  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Bilbao to Madrid - Avénida de America Ouibus

$33 - $76

5 alternative options

Train  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Bilbao-Abando to Madrid-Chamartin A

$61 - $77

Drive  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Bilbao to Roncesvalles 261.4 miles

$45 - $75

Fly from Bilbao, train  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Bilbao (BIO) to Madrid (MAD) BIO - MAD
  2. Take the train from Madrid Chamartín to Torrelodones

$46 - $200

Bus to Santander, fly, train  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Bilbao to Santander
  2. Fly from Santander (SDR) to Madrid (MAD) SDR - MAD
  3. Take the train from Madrid Chamartín to Torrelodones

$62 - $387

Bus to San Sebastian, fly, train  •  5 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Bilbao to San Sebastián
  2. Fly from San Sebastian (EAS) to Madrid (MAD) EAS - MAD
  3. Take the train from Madrid Chamartín to Torrelodones

$85 - $383

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bilbao to Roncesvalles is to bus which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 5 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bilbao to Roncesvalles is to fly and train which costs 35€ - 170€ and takes 3 h 37 min.

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The distance between Bilbao and Roncesvalles is 313 km. The road distance is 418.2 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 50 min to get from Bilbao to Roncesvalles, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Bilbao to Roncesvalles. However, there are services departing from Bilbao-Abando and arriving at Torrelodones via Madrid Chamartín. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 50 min.

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What companies run services between Bilbao, Spain and 28260 Roncesvalles, Madrid, Spain?

ALSA operates a bus from Bilbao to Roncesvalles once daily. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 4 h 40 min. Alternatively, Spanish Railways (RENFE) operates a train from Bilbao to Roncesvalles 3 times a day. Tickets cost $55 - $75 and the journey takes 5 h 6 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Bilbao to Madrid
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $390
Flights from Santander to Madrid
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $420
Flights from San Sebastian to Madrid
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $410
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Bilbao to Madrid
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $290
Train operators
Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Bilbao-Abando to Madrid-Chamartin
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Chamartin to Torrelodones (APT.)
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $14
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
ALSA
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Bilbao to Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Bilbao to Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
alsa.com
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Bilbao to Madrid - Avénida de America
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Bilbao to Santander
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Bilbao to San Sebastián
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
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 - $95
Website
iberocoach.com

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