There are 4 ways to get from Irun to Bilbao by train, bus, car or rideshare

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

Train, bus  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Ventas de Irún to Donostia - San Sebastián C-1
  2. Take the bus from San Sebastián to Bilbao Ouibus

$4 - $6

3 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Irun to Bilbao

$28 - $90

Drive  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Irun to Bilbao 73.6 miles

$13 - $20

Rideshare  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Irun to Bilbao 73.5 miles

$8 - $10

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

ALSA operates a bus from Irun to Bilbao every 3 hours. Tickets cost $28 - $40 and the journey takes 1 h 45 min. Iberocoach also services this route once daily.

Train operators
San Sebastián Cercanías (RENFE)
Phone
+34 (0) 902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Ventas de Irún to Donostia - San Sebastián
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
renfe.com
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from San Sebastián to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
Ouibus
Iberocoach
Phone
(+351) 253 267 730
Website
iberocoach.com
Bus from Irun - Estación Autobús to Bilbao - Estación de Autobuses de Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $90
Website
iberocoach.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar.es
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Irun to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Book at
blablacar.es

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Irun and Bilbao is 92 km. The road distance is 118 km.

The cheapest way to get from Irun to Bilbao is to train and bus which costs 3€ - 5€ and takes 1 h 37 min.

The quickest way to get from Irun to Bilbao is to drive which takes 1 h 13 min and costs 11€ - 18€.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Irun and arriving at Bilbao. Services depart every three hours, and operate Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 45 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 37 min to get from Irun to Bilbao, including transfers.