There are 5 ways to get from Brussels to Bilbao by plane, train, bus or car

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

Fly  •  4 h 29 min

  1. BRU - BIO

$61 - $243

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  10 h 15 min

  1. Tha
  2. Tgv

$254 - $313

Bus ALSA  •  16 h 45 min

$75 - $110

Bus Eurolines FR  •  17 h 45 min

$138 - $242

Drive  •  11 h 24 min

  1. 763.2 miles

$150 - $230

Questions & Answers

The distance between Brussels and Bilbao is 1007 km. The road distance is 1221 km.

The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Bilbao is to bus which costs 60€ - 90€ and takes 16 h 45 min.

The quickest way to get from Brussels to Bilbao is to fly which takes 4 h 29 min and costs 50€ - 210€.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bruselas Nord Eurolines and arriving at Bilbao. Services depart twice daily. The journey takes approximately 16 h 45 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 29 min to get from Brussels to Bilbao, including transfers.

What companies run services between Brussels, Belgium and Bilbao, Spain?

Brussels Airlines, Air Europa and five other airlines fly from Brussels to Bilbao every 4 hours. Alternatively, ALSA operates a bus from Brussels to Bilbao twice daily. Tickets cost $75 - $110 and the journey takes 16 h 45 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Brussels to Bilbao via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Brussels to Bilbao via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $550
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Brussels to Bilbao via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $650
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Brussels to Bilbao via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$55 - $290
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Brussels to Bilbao via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Bilbao via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Brussels to Bilbao via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Train operators
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$85 - $120
1st Class
$120 - $170
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Paris Montparnasse to Hendaye
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$150 - $170
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$150 - $170
1st Class
$190 - $290
Bus operators
Transportes Pesa
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Brussels-North to Paris Gallieni
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $85
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Bus from Paris Gallieni to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Schedules at
eurolines.fr

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