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There are 8 ways to get from Bilbao to Vigo by plane, train, shuttle, bus, rideshare or car

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Recommended option

Fly to Vigo  •  3h 1m

  1. Fly from Bilbao (BIO) to Vigo (VGO) BIO - VGO

$42 - $182

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  7h 30m

  1. Take the rideshare from Bilbao to Vigo 419.6 miles

$35 - $55

6 alternative options

Fly to Santiago de Compostela, train  •  4h 27m

  1. Fly from Bilbao (BIO) to Santiago de Compostela (SCQ) BIO - SCQ
  2. Take the train from Santiago de Compostela to Vigo Urzaiz

$77 - $248

Fly to Porto, shuttle  •  6h 32m

  1. Fly from Bilbao (BIO) to Porto (OPO) BIO - OPO
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Porto Airport to Vigo

$236 - $401

Bus MonBus  •  10h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Bilbao to Vigo Ouibus

$45 - $70

Train  •  11h 22m

  1. Take the train from Bilbao-Abando to Vigo-Guixar Ic

$90 - $120

Bus ALSA  •  14h 21m

  1. Take the bus from Baracaldo/Barakaldo to Vigo

$47 - $77

Drive  •  6h 36m

  1. Drive from Bilbao to Vigo 420 miles

$75 - $120

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The cheapest way to get from Bilbao to Vigo is to rideshare which costs 30€ - 45€ and takes 7h 30m.

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The quickest way to get from Bilbao to Vigo is to fly which costs 35€ - 160€ and takes 3h 1m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bilbao and arriving at Vigo. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10h 40m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Bilbao-Abando and arriving at Vigo-Guixar. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 11h 22m.

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The distance between Bilbao and Vigo is 487 km. The road distance is 672 km.

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The best way to get from Bilbao to Vigo without a car is to bus which takes 10h 40m and costs 35€ - 60€.

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It takes approximately 3h 1m to get from Bilbao to Vigo, including transfers.

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Bilbao to Vigo bus services, operated by MonBus, depart from Bilbao station.

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

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The best way to get from Bilbao to Vigo is to fly which takes 3h 1m and costs 35€ - 160€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 35€ - 60€ and takes 10h 40m, you could also train, which costs 80€ - 100€ and takes 11h 22m.

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Map of how to get from Bilbao to Vigo.
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  • Distance: 304.3 miles
  • Duration: 3h 1m

What companies run services between Bilbao, Spain and Vigo, Spain?

Iberia flies from Bilbao to Vigo 4 times a week. Alternatively, MonBus operates a bus from Bilbao to Vigo 3 times a day. Tickets cost $45 - $65 and the journey takes 10h 40m. ALSA also services this route once daily.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Bilbao to Vigo
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$40 - $360
Flights from Bilbao to Santiago de Compostela
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $270
Flights from Bilbao to Porto via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $390
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Bilbao to Porto
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $260
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Bilbao to Porto via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $700
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Santiago de Compostela to Vigo Urzaiz
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $22
Website
renfe.com
Train from Bilbao-Abando to Vigo-Guixar
Ave. Duration
11h 22m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $120
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
VMTransfers
Phone
(+351) 220971653
Email
info@vmtransfers.com
Website
vmtransfers.com
Shuttle from Porto Airport to Vigo
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$179
Schedules at
vmtransfers.com
MonBus
Phone
+34 982 29 29 00
Website
monbus.es
Bus from Bilbao to Vigo
Ave. Duration
10h 40m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
monbus.es
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 Vigo
Ave. Duration
13h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Baracaldo/Barakaldo to Vigo
Ave. Duration
12h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
alsa.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar.es
Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar.es
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Bilbao to Vigo
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Book at
blablacar.es

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More Questions & Answers

The quickest flight from Bilbao Airport to Vigo Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Bilbao to Vigo bus services, operated by MonBus, arrive at Vigo station.

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Bilbao to Vigo train services, operated by Spanish Railways (RENFE), arrive at Vigo-Guixar station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bilbao to Vigo is 672 km. It takes approximately 6h 36m to drive from Bilbao to Vigo.

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Iberia offers flights from Bilbao Airport to Vigo Airport.

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Book your Bilbao to Vigo train tickets online with Loco2.

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Book your Bilbao to Vigo bus tickets online with ALSA.

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There are 760+ hotels available in Vigo. Prices start at $46 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Bilbao and Vigo. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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

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