There are 3 ways to get from Bilbao to Tudela by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Bilbao-Abando to Tudela de Navarra A

$30 - $45

2 alternative options

Bus  •  4 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Bilbao/Bilbo-Termibus/Geltoki to PAMPLONA/IRUÑA Ida - Estación L2
  2. Take the bus from Pamplona to Tudela

$35 - $60

Drive  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Bilbao to Tudela 143.3 miles

$27 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Bilbao to Tudela is to drive which costs 23€ - 35€ and takes 2 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bilbao to Tudela is to drive which takes 2 h 10 min and costs 23€ - 35€.

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The distance between Bilbao and Tudela is 172 km. The road distance is 229 km.

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The train from Bilbao-Abando to Tudela de Navarra takes 3 h 56 min including transfers and departs three times a day.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bilbao to Tudela. However, there are services departing from Bilbao/Bilbo-Termibus/Geltoki and arriving at Tudela via Pamplona. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 16 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Bilbao-Abando and arriving at Tudela de Navarra. Services depart three times a day, and operate Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 3 h 56 min.

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What companies run services between Bilbao, Spain and Tudela, Navarre, Spain?

Spanish Railways (RENFE) operates a train from Bilbao to Tudela 3 times a day. Tickets cost $30 - $45 and the journey takes 3 h 56 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bilbao to Tudela via PAMPLONA/IRUÑA Ida - Estación and Pamplona in around 4 h 16 min.

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.

Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Bilbao-Abando to Tudela de Navarra
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
Autobuses La Union
Phone
94 476. 50. 07
Website
autobuseslaunion.com
Bus from Bilbao/Bilbo-Termibus/Geltoki to PAMPLONA/IRUÑA Ida - Estación
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $20
Schedules at
La Union
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 Pamplona
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Pamplona to Tudela
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $28
Website
alsa.com

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