There are 5 ways to get from Bilbao to Salamanca by bus, train, rideshare, 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  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Ouibus

$14 - $55

4 alternative options

Train  •  5 h 57 min

  1. A
  2. Ir / ...

$53 - $76

Rideshare  •  4 h 26 min

  1. 247.5 miles

$21 - $30

Drive  •  3 h 49 min

  1. 247.7 miles

$45 - $70

Fly, train  •  6 h 37 min

  1. BIO - MAD

$71 - $235

What companies run services between Bilbao, Spain and Salamanca, Castille and León, Spain?

Ouibus operates a bus from Bilbao to Salamanca every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $14 - $20 and the journey takes 4 h 25 min. ALSA also services this route twice a week. Alternatively, you can take a train from Bilbao to Salamanca via Valladolid Campo Grande in around 5 h 57 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Bilbao to Madrid
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $390
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)
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 - $55
Website
renfe.com
Train from Valladolid Campo Grande to Salamanca-la Alamedilla
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Chamartin to Salamanca
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
Other operators
BlaBlaCar.es
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Bilbao to Salamanca
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Book at
blablacar.es

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Bilbao and Salamanca is 341 km. The road distance is 396 km.

The cheapest way to get from Bilbao to Salamanca is to rideshare which costs 18€ - 26€ and takes 4 h 26 min.

The quickest way to get from Bilbao to Salamanca is to drive which takes 3 h 49 min and costs 40€ - 60€.

No, there is no direct train from Bilbao to Salamanca. However, there are services departing from Bilbao-Abando and arriving at Salamanca-la Alamedilla via Valladolid Campo Grande. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 57 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bilbao and arriving at Salamanca. Services depart hourly, and operate Wednesday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 4 h 25 min.

The bus from Bilbao to Salamanca takes 4 h 25 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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