There are 7 ways to get from Luxembourg 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.

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Fly from Luxembourg  •  6 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Luxembourg (LUX) to Bilbao (BIO) LUX - BIO

$68 - $145

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Bus, train  •  20 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Luxembourg to Hub Europe Alsa Ouibus
  2. Take the train from Amara-Donostia to Zazpikaleak-Bilbao Fcc

$49 - $69

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Train to Brussels, fly  •  8 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Arlon to Bru.-Noord / Brux.-Nord
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Bilbao (BIO) BRU - BIO

$67 - $274

Train, bus  •  11 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Luxembourg, Gare Centrale to Metz-Ville Ter
  2. Take the train from Metz Ville to Paris Est Tgv
  3. Take the train from Paris Montparnasse to Bayonne Tgv
  4. Take the bus from Bayonne - Gare SNCF arrêt STAB, place Perreire to Bilbao - Estación de Autobuses de Bilbao

$251 - $331

Train  •  15 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Luxembourg, Gare Centrale to Metz-Ville Ter
  2. Take the train from Metz Ville to Champagne-Ardenne Tgv
  3. Take the train from Champagne-Ardenne to Bordeaux-St-Jean Tgv
  4. Take the train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Hendaye Tgv
  5. Take the train from Amara-Donostia to Zazpikaleak-Bilbao Fcc

$211 - $271

Bus  •  18 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Luxembourg - Gare - ao lado da Poste to Bilbao - Estación de Autobuses de Bilbao

$70 - $120

Drive  •  11 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Luxembourg to Bilbao 792 miles

$140 - $220

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Luxembourg - Gare - ao lado da Poste and arriving at Bilbao - Estación de Autobuses de Bilbao. Services depart twice daily, and operate Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 18 h 32 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Luxembourg to Bilbao. However, there are services departing from Luxembourg, Gare Centrale and arriving at Zazpikaleak-Bilbao via Metz Ville, Champagne-Ardenne, Bordeaux-St-Jean, Hendaia and Amara-Donostia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 46 min.

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The distance between Luxembourg and Bilbao is 989 km. The road distance is 1267.2 km.

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The best way to get from Luxembourg to Bilbao without a car is to train and bus which takes 11 h 49 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 38 min to get from Luxembourg to Bilbao, including transfers.

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Luxembourg to Bilbao bus services, operated by Iberocoach, depart from Luxembourg - Gare - ao lado da Poste station.

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Luxembourg to Bilbao train services, operated by Luxembourg Railways (CFL), depart from Luxembourg, Gare Centrale station.

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The best way to get from Luxembourg to Bilbao is to fly which takes 6 h 38 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 15 h 46 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 18 h 32 min.

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There is no direct flight from Luxembourg Airport to Bilbao Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 55 min and has one stopover.

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Luxembourg to Bilbao bus services, operated by Iberocoach, arrive at Bilbao - Estación de Autobuses de Bilbao station.

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Map of how to get from Luxembourg to Bilbao.
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  • Distance: 617.8 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 38 min

What companies run services between Luxembourg and Bilbao, Spain?

Lufthansa, KLM and 10 other airlines fly from Luxembourg to Bilbao hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Luxembourg to Bilbao via Metz-Ville, Metz Ville, Champagne-Ardenne, Bordeaux-St-Jean, Hendaye, Hendaia, and Amara-Donostia in around 15 h 46 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Bilbao via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $480
Flights from Luxembourg to Bilbao via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $480
Flights from Brussels to Bilbao via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Brussels to Bilbao via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Bilbao via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $360
Flights from Brussels to Bilbao via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Bilbao via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $250
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Bilbao via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$60 - $310
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 Luxembourg to Bilbao via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $300
Flights from Brussels to Bilbao via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Bilbao via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $350
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
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
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Arlon to Bru.-Noord / Brux.-Nord
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$19 - $28
1st Class
$30 - $45
Luxembourg Railways (CFL)
Website
cfl.lu
Train from Luxembourg, Gare Centrale to Metz-Ville
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Website
cfl.lu
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Metz Ville to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$60 - $75
1st Class
$90 - $120
Train from Paris Montparnasse to Bayonne
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$140 - $160
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$140 - $160
1st Class
$180 - $270
Train from Metz Ville to Champagne-Ardenne
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$60 - $75
Train from Champagne-Ardenne to Bordeaux-St-Jean
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$130 - $150
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$130 - $150
1st Class
$180 - $260
Train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Hendaye
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $60
1st Class
$70 - $95
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 Bordeaux-St-Jean to Hendaye
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$50 - $80
Euskotren
Website
euskotren.eus
Train from Amara-Donostia to Zazpikaleak-Bilbao
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
euskotren.eus
Bus operators
Iberocoach
Phone
(+351) 253 267 730
Website
iberocoach.com
Bus from Bayonne - Gare SNCF arrêt STAB, place Perreire to Bilbao - Estación de Autobuses de Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $90
Website
iberocoach.com
Bus from Luxembourg - Gare - ao lado da Poste to Bilbao - Estación de Autobuses de Bilbao
Ave. Duration
18 h 32 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $120
Website
iberocoach.com
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Bayonne to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
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 Luxemburgo to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
19 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
alsa.com
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Luxembourg to Hub Europe Alsa
Ave. Duration
16 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
Ouibus

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Luxembourg to Bilbao train services, operated by Euskotren, arrive at Zazpikaleak-Bilbao station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Luxembourg to Bilbao is 1267 km. It takes approximately 11 h 50 min to drive from Luxembourg to Bilbao.

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easyJet, British Airways, Luxair and four other airlines offer flights from Luxembourg Airport to Bilbao Airport.

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There are 440+ hotels available in Bilbao. Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Luxembourg to Luxembourg Airport is to line 16 bus which takes 21 min and costs .

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