There are 10 ways to get from Perpignan to Bilbao by train, plane, bus, night 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

Train to Barcelona, fly to Bilbao  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Perpignan to Barcelona Sants
  2. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Bilbao (BIO) BCN - BIO

$61 - $162

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Perpignan to Toulouse
  2. Take the bus from Toulouse to San Sebastián
  3. Take the bus from San Sebastián to Bilbao

$25 - $38

8 alternative options

Fly Perpignan to Biarritz, bus  •  7 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Perpignan (PGF) to Biarritz (BIQ) PGF - BIQ
  2. Take the bus from Biarritz - Aéroport to San Sebastián
  3. Take the bus from San Sebastián to Bilbao

$83 - $351

Fly Perpignan to Bilbao  •  7 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Perpignan (PGF) to Bilbao (BIO) PGF - BIO

$64 - $277

Train to Barcelona, fly to Santander, bus  •  6 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Perpignan to Barcelona Sants
  2. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Santander (SDR) BCN - SDR
  3. Take the bus from Santander to Bilbao

$86 - $305

Train to Barcelona, fly to San Sebastian, bus  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Perpignan to Barcelona Sants
  2. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to San Sebastian (EAS) BCN - EAS
  3. Take the bus from San Sebastián to Bilbao

$83 - $302

Train via Barcelona Sants  •  8 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Perpignan to Barcelona Sants Tgv / ...
  2. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Zaragoza Delicias Ave / ...
  3. Take the train from Zaragoza Delicias to Bilbao-Abando A

$120 - $178

Train SNCF  •  8 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Perpignan to Zaragoza Delicias Ave
  2. Take the train from Zaragoza Delicias to Bilbao-Abando A

$110 - $155

Night bus, bus  •  11 h 44 min

  1. Take the night bus from Perpignan to Carcassonne Argelès-sur-Mer > Perpignan > Narbonne > Carcassonne > Toulouse > Brive-la-Gaillarde > Orléans > Paris Centre - Bercy / ...
  2. Take the bus from Carcassonne to Bilbao, Bilbao N716

$35 - $62

Drive  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Perpignan to Bilbao 402.3 miles

$85 - $130

What companies run services between Perpignan, France and Bilbao, Spain?

Air France, Vueling Airlines and three other airlines fly from Perpignan to Bilbao twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a train from Perpignan to Bilbao via Barcelona Sants and Zaragoza Delicias in around 8 h 42 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Barcelona to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $160
Flights from Barcelona to Bilbao via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$50 - $200
Flights from Barcelona to Bilbao via Mahon
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$28 - $160
Flights from Perpignan to Bilbao via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $400
Flights from Barcelona to Santander
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$28 - $300
Flights from Barcelona to Santander via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$28 - $300
Flights from Barcelona to Santander via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $330
Flights from Barcelona to San Sebastian
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $280
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Barcelona to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $160
Flights from Barcelona to Bilbao via Mahon
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$28 - $160
Flights from Perpignan to Bilbao via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $400
Flights from Barcelona to Santander
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$28 - $300
Flights from Barcelona to Santander via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$28 - $300
Flights from Barcelona to San Sebastian
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $280
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Perpignan to Biarritz via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Perpignan to Biarritz via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Perpignan to Biarritz via Paris Orly, Marseille
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Perpignan to Bilbao via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Perpignan to Biarritz via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Perpignan to Biarritz via Paris Orly, Marseille
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Barcelona to Bilbao via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $310
Flights from Barcelona to Bilbao via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $310
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Perpignan to Biarritz via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $340
Flights from Barcelona to Santander
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$21 - $170
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Perpignan to Bilbao via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Perpignan to Bilbao via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$60 - $280
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Perpignan to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $50
1st Class
$65 - $80
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Perpignan to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Perpignan to Zaragoza Delicias
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $95
Website
en.oui.sncf
Spanish Railways AVE
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Zaragoza Delicias
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
renfe.com
Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Zaragoza Delicias to Bilbao-Abando
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Biarritz - Aéroport to San Sebastián
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
Ouibus
Bus from San Sebastián to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Santander to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Perpignan to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Toulouse to San Sebastián
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
Ouibus
Night bus from Perpignan to Carcassonne
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Carcassonne to Bilbao, Bilbao
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Perpignan to Bilbao?

The distance between Perpignan and Bilbao is 478 km. The road distance is 644 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Perpignan to Bilbao?

The cheapest way to get from Perpignan to Bilbao is to bus which costs 20€ - 35€ and takes 9 h 37 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Perpignan to Bilbao?

The quickest way to get from Perpignan to Bilbao is to train and fly which takes 4 h 30 min and costs 50€ - 140€.

Is there a direct train between Perpignan and Bilbao?

No, there is no direct train from Perpignan to Bilbao. However, there are services departing from Perpignan and arriving at Bilbao-Abando via Barcelona Sants and Zaragoza Delicias. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 42 min.

Is there a direct bus between Perpignan and Bilbao?

No, there is no direct bus from Perpignan to Bilbao. However, there are services departing from Perpignan and arriving at Bilbao via Toulouse and San Sebastián. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 37 min.

How long does it take to get from Perpignan to Bilbao?

It takes approximately 4 h 30 min to get from Perpignan to Bilbao, including transfers.