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

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Bus  •  9 h

  1. Take the bus from Bilbao to Lugo

$35 - $60

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Train  •  9 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Bilbao-Abando to Monforte de Lemos Ic

$79 - $104

Train, Trenhotel  •  12 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Bilbao to León
  2. Take the Trenhotel from León to Sarria Atlantico / ...

$60 - $75

Drive  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Bilbao to Sarria 334.4 miles

$60 - $95

Fly to Santiago de Compostela, train  •  6 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Bilbao (BIO) to Santiago de Compostela (SCQ) BIO - SCQ
  2. Take the train from Santiago de Compostela to Orense-Empalme
  3. Take the train from Orense-Empalme to Sarria

$87 - $267

Fly to A Coruna, train  •  8 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Bilbao (BIO) to A Coruna (LCG) BIO - LCG
  2. Take the train from El Burgo-Santiago to Sarria

$86 - $234

Fly to Vigo, train  •  8 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Bilbao (BIO) to Vigo (VGO) BIO - VGO
  2. Take the train from Vigo Urzaiz to Santiago de Compostela
  3. Take the train from Santiago de Compostela to Orense-Empalme
  4. Take the train from Orense-Empalme to Sarria

$74 - $245

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The cheapest way to get from Bilbao to Sarria is to bus which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 9 h.

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The quickest way to get from Bilbao to Sarria is to drive which costs 50€ - 80€ and takes 5 h 19 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bilbao to Sarria. However, there are services departing from Bilbao and arriving at Sarria via Lugo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Bilbao to Sarria. However, there are services departing from Bilbao-Abando and arriving at Sarria via Monforte de Lemos. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 37 min.

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The distance between Bilbao and Sarria is 369 km. The road distance is 535 km.

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The best way to get from Bilbao to Sarria without a car is to bus which takes 9 h and costs 30€ - 50€.

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It takes approximately 9 h to get from Bilbao to Sarria, including transfers.

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Bilbao to Sarria bus services, operated by ALSA, depart from Bilbao station.

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Bilbao to Sarria train services, operated by Spanish Railways (RENFE), depart from Bilbao-Abando station.

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The best way to get from Bilbao to Sarria is to bus which takes 9 h and costs 30€ - 50€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 65€ - 90€ and takes 9 h 37 min.

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Map of how to get from Bilbao to Sarria.
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  • Distance: 230.5 miles
  • Duration: 9 h

What companies run services between Bilbao, Spain and Sarria, Galicia, Spain?

ALSA operates a bus from Bilbao to Sarria twice daily. Tickets cost $35 - $60 and the journey takes 7 h 20 min. Alternatively, Spanish Railways (RENFE) operates a train from Bilbao to Sarria once daily. Tickets cost $70 - $90 and the journey takes 8 h 11 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Bilbao to Santiago de Compostela
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $270
Flights from Bilbao to A Coruna via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $340
Flights from Bilbao to A Coruna via Sevilla
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $330
Flights from Bilbao to A Coruna via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $330
Flights from Bilbao to A Coruna via Valencia
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $330
Flights from Bilbao to A Coruna via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$80 - $330
Flights from Bilbao to A Coruna via Valencia, Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $340
Flights from Bilbao to A Coruna via Santiago de Compostela, Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $340
Flights from Bilbao to A Coruna via Mahon, Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$80 - $330
Flights from Bilbao to Vigo
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$40 - $360
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Bilbao to A Coruna via Sevilla
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $330
Flights from Bilbao to A Coruna via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $330
Flights from Bilbao to A Coruna via Valencia
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $330
Flights from Bilbao to A Coruna via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$80 - $330
Flights from Bilbao to A Coruna via Mahon, Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$80 - $330
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Bilbao to A Coruna via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $330
Train operators
Spanish Railways (RENFE)

Based in Madrid, Renfe is a state-owned train operator, that connects cities across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, Switzerland, and the Netherlands. Renfe’s extensive network means most destinations offer multiple trains a day, with the most popular routes normally offering a train each hour. Locally known as AVE, the high-speed trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. Comfort is key in a Renfe train, with seats with footrests in all three classes of travel: Standard, Club and First. Each seat has an individual light, a pull-down table and an electrical outlet for in Club and First classes. There is free WiFi for first class passengers and for those with a + Renfe card.

Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Bilbao-Abando to Monforte de Lemos
Ave. Duration
8 h 11 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Website
renfe.com
Night train from León to Sarria
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
renfe.com
Train from Santiago de Compostela to Orense-Empalme
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $21
Website
renfe.com
Train from Orense-Empalme to Sarria
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $20
Website
renfe.com
Train from El Burgo-Santiago to Sarria
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $28
Website
renfe.com
Train from Vigo Urzaiz to Santiago de Compostela
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $22
Website
renfe.com
Renfe Feve
Phone
+34 912320320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Bilbao to León
Ave. Duration
7 h 33 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$31
Schedules at
renfe.com
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 Lugo
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
alsa.com

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The quickest flight from Bilbao Airport to Santiago de Compostela Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Bilbao to Sarria bus services, operated by ALSA, arrive at Lugo station.

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Bilbao to Sarria train services, operated by Spanish Railways (RENFE), arrive at Monforte de Lemos station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bilbao to Sarria is 535 km. It takes approximately 5 h 19 min to drive from Bilbao to Sarria.

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Iberia offers flights from Bilbao Airport to Santiago de Compostela Airport.

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There are 136+ hotels available in Sarria. Prices start at $28 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Bilbao to Bilbao Airport is to bus which takes 15 min and costs 1€ - 2€.

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