There are 8 ways to get from Bilbao to Warsaw by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly to Warsaw  •  7 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Bilbao (BIO) to Warsaw (WAW) BIO - WAW

$78 - $338

7 alternative options

Fly to Lodz, train  •  18 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Bilbao (BIO) to Lodz (LCJ) BIO - LCJ
  2. Take the train from Lodz Widzew to Warszawa Centralna

$184 - $1,520

Train  •  30 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Zazpikaleak-Bilbao to Amara-Donostia Fcc
  2. Take the train from Hendaye to Bordeaux-St-Jean Tgv
  3. Take the train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Strasbourg Tgv
  4. Take the train from Strasbourg to Warszawa Wschodnia En

$385 - $489

Bus, train  •  35 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Bilbao to Estrasburgo
  2. Take the train from Strasbourg to Warszawa Wschodnia En

$228 - $307

Bus Eurolines FR  •  41 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Bilbao to Bordeaux
  2. Take the bus from Bordeaux to Warszawa

$262 - $396

Bus Autokar Polska  •  46 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Bilbao to Bern
  2. Take the bus from Bern to Warszawa

$165 - $278

Drive, train  •  25 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Bilbao to Lörrach Hbf
  2. Take the train from Basel Bad Bf to Göttingen Ice
  3. Drive from Göttingen to Warsaw

$381 - $582

Drive  •  22 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Bilbao to Warsaw 1564.5 miles

$290 - $430

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The cheapest way to get from Bilbao to Warsaw is to fly which costs 65€ - 290€ and takes 7 h 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bilbao to Warsaw is to fly which costs 65€ - 290€ and takes 7 h 17 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bilbao to Warsaw. However, there are services departing from Bilbao and arriving at Centrum 05 via Bordeaux and Dw. Zachodni 01. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 41 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bilbao to Warsaw. However, there are services departing from Zazpikaleak-Bilbao and arriving at Warszawa Centralna via Amara-Donostia, Hendaye, Bordeaux-St-Jean, Strasbourg and Warszawa Wschodnia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 30 h 27 min.

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The distance between Bilbao and Warsaw is 2035 km. The road distance is 2503.2 km.

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The best way to get from Bilbao to Warsaw without a car is to train which takes 30 h 27 min and costs 320€ - 420€.

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It takes approximately 7 h 17 min to get from Bilbao to Warsaw, including transfers.

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Bilbao to Warsaw bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, depart from Bilbao station.

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Bilbao to Warsaw train services, operated by Euskotren, depart from Zazpikaleak-Bilbao station.

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The best way to get from Bilbao to Warsaw is to fly which takes 7 h 17 min and costs 65€ - 290€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 320€ - 420€ and takes 30 h 27 min, you could also bus, which costs 220€ - 340€ and takes 41 h 25 min.

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Map of how to get from Bilbao to Warsaw.
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  • Distance: 1271.9 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 17 min

What companies run services between Bilbao, Spain and Warsaw, Poland?

Lufthansa, Air France and 15 other airlines fly from Bilbao to Warsaw hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Bilbao to Warsaw via Amara-Donostia, Hendaia, Hendaye, Bordeaux-St-Jean, Strasbourg, and Warszawa Wschodnia in around 30 h 27 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Bilbao to Warsaw via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,700
Flights from Bilbao to Warsaw via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,700
Flights from Bilbao to Lodz via Munich
Ave. Duration
14 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $2,200
Flights from Bilbao to Lodz via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
14 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $2,200
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Bilbao to Warsaw via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Bilbao to Warsaw via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
7 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Bilbao to Warsaw via Prague
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $410
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Bilbao to Warsaw via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $600
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Bilbao to Warsaw via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $410
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Bilbao to Warsaw via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Bilbao to Warsaw via Brussels
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Bilbao to Lodz via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
17 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $270
Train operators
Polish Railways (PKP)

The rail network in Poland is conveniently organised, with many connections between cities, making it an effective method of travelling around the country. Tickets for regional and express trains are affordable, with children, students, pensioners, people with disability, and large families being entitled to discounts. Polish Railways offer a pre-booking service for travellers living outside of Poland - tickets and reservations can be booked in advance for trips inside Poland (up to 30 days in advance for domestic trains), and to/from other countries in the region (up to 60 days in advance).

Contact Details
Phone
703 200 200
Website
intercity.pl
Train from Lodz Widzew to Warszawa Centralna
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$6 - $10
1st Class
$9 - $13
Łódzka Kolej Aglomeracyjna (LKA)
Phone
42 205 55 15
Email
bok@lka.lodzkie.pl
Website
lka.lodzkie.pl
Train from Łódź Widzew to Warszawa Centralna
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
lka.lodzkie.pl
Euskotren
Website
euskotren.eus
Train from Zazpikaleak-Bilbao to Amara-Donostia
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
euskotren.eus
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Hendaye to Bordeaux-St-Jean
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$50 - $80
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Hendaye to Bordeaux-St-Jean
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $60
1st Class
$75 - $95
Train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$190 - $220
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$190 - $220
1st Class
$250 - $380
Russian Railways
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Strasbourg to Warszawa Wschodnia
Ave. Duration
15 h 38 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$150 - $190
Website
pass.rzd.ru
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel Bad Bf to Göttingen
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
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 Estrasburgo
Ave. Duration
17 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $120
Website
alsa.com
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Bilbao to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Bus from Bordeaux to Warszawa
Ave. Duration
35 h 41 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$200 - $300
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Iberocoach
Phone
(+351) 253 267 730
Website
iberocoach.com
Bus from Bilbao - Estación de Autobuses de Bilbao to Bordeaux - Rue terre de Bordés
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $95
Website
iberocoach.com
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Bilbao to Bern
Ave. Duration
19 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$95 - $190
Book at
eurolines.ch
Autokar Polska
Phone
48/796 473 308
Email
biuro@autokarpolska.com.pl
Website
autokarpolska.com.pl
Bus from Bern to Warszawa
Ave. Duration
26 h 13 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
autokarpolska.com.pl

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There is no direct flight from Bilbao Airport to Warsaw Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 35 min and has one stopover.

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Bilbao to Warsaw bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, arrive at Warszawa station.

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Bilbao to Warsaw train services, operated by Russian Railways, arrive at Warszawa Wschodnia station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bilbao to Warsaw is 2503 km. It takes approximately 22 h 44 min to drive from Bilbao to Warsaw.

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LOT, CSA, British Airways and six other airlines offer flights from Bilbao Airport to Warsaw Airport.

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There are 2954+ hotels available in Warsaw. Prices start at $40 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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