There are 9 ways to get from Saint-Malo to Bilbao by train, bus, night bus, car or plane

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 via Paris Montparnasse  •  9 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from St Malo to Rennes Tgv
  2. Take the train from Rennes to Paris Montparnasse Tgv
  3. Take the train from Paris Montparnasse to Bordeaux-St-Jean Tgv
  4. Take the bus from Bordeaux City Center to San Sebastián
  5. Take the bus from San Sebastián to Bilbao

$207 - $238

Cheapest option

Bus  •  11 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Saint-Malo to Rennes
  2. Take the bus from Rennes to Hernani
  3. Take the bus from Hernani to Bilbao

$32 - $47

7 alternative options

Train, bus ALSA  •  12 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from St Malo to Rennes Tgv
  2. Take the bus from Rennes to Bilbao

$75 - $113

Night bus, bus  •  12 h 57 min

  1. Take the night bus from Saint-Malo to Bordeaux, Bordeaux Saint-Jean N701
  2. Take the bus from Bordeaux to Bilbao

$90 - $149

Drive  •  8 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Saint-Malo to Bilbao 540.7 miles

$110 - $170

Train to Rennes, fly to Bilbao  •  8 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from St Malo to Rennes
  2. Fly from Rennes (RNS) to Bilbao (BIO) RNS - BIO

$125 - $494

Fly Dinard to Bilbao  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Dinard (DNR) to Bilbao (BIO) DNR - BIO

$96 - $327

Train to Rennes, fly to Bordeaux, bus  •  9 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from St Malo to Rennes
  2. Fly from Rennes (RNS) to Bordeaux (BOD) RNS - BOD
  3. Take the bus from Bordeaux City Center to San Sebastián
  4. Take the bus from San Sebastián to Bilbao

$128 - $324

Train, train to Paris CDG, fly to Bilbao  •  9 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from St Malo to Rennes
  2. Take the train from Rennes to Le Mans
  3. Take the train from Le Mans to Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV
  4. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Bilbao (BIO) CDG - BIO

$147 - $364

What companies run services between Saint-Malo, France and Bilbao, Spain?

You can take a bus from Saint-Malo to Bilbao via Rennes and Hernani in around 11 h 9 min. Alternatively, Ryanair, easyJet and two other airlines fly from Saint-Malo to Bilbao twice daily.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Rennes to Bilbao via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Flights from Rennes to Bilbao via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $450
Flights from Dinard to Bilbao via London Stansted, Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $290
Flights from Dinard to Bilbao via East Midlands, Ibiza
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$75 - $320
Flights from Dinard to Bilbao via Guernsey, London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $380
Flights from Paris CDG to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Rennes to Bilbao via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Paris CDG to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $650
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Rennes to Bilbao via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $450
Flights from Dinard to Bilbao via London Stansted, Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $290
Flights from Dinard to Bilbao via East Midlands, Ibiza
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$75 - $320
Flights from Dinard to Bilbao via Guernsey, London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $380
Flights from Paris CDG to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Dinard to Bilbao via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Paris CDG to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $350
Chalair Aviation
Website
chalair.eu
Flights from Rennes to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $550
Train operators
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from St Malo to Rennes
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$19 - $28
1st Class
$25 - $40
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from St Malo to Rennes
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$22 - $28
1st Class
$40 - $42
Train from Rennes to Paris Montparnasse
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$69 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$69 - $75
1st Class
$85 - $140
Train from Paris Montparnasse to Bordeaux-St-Jean
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$105 - $115
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$105 - $115
1st Class
$130 - $210
Train from Rennes to Le Mans
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$31 - $34
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$31 - $34
1st Class
$35 - $65
Train from Le Mans to Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Bordeaux City Center to San Sebastián
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $13
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 Saint-Malo to Rennes
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Rennes to Hernani
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Hernani to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Saint-Malo to Bordeaux, Bordeaux Saint-Jean
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Iberocoach
Phone
(+351) 253 267 730
Website
iberocoach.com
Bus from Bordeaux - Rue terre de Bordés to Bilbao - Estación de Autobuses de Bilbao
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $100
Website
iberocoach.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Saint-Malo to Bilbao?

The distance between Saint-Malo and Bilbao is 603 km. The road distance is 865 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Saint-Malo to Bilbao?

The cheapest way to get from Saint-Malo to Bilbao is to bus which costs 26€ - 40€ and takes 11 h 9 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Saint-Malo to Bilbao?

The quickest way to get from Saint-Malo to Bilbao is to fly which takes 6 h 53 min and costs 75€ - 270€.

Is there a direct bus between Saint-Malo and Bilbao?

No, there is no direct bus from Saint-Malo to Bilbao. However, there are services departing from Saint-Malo and arriving at Bilbao via Rennes and Hernani. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 9 min.

How long does it take to get from Saint-Malo to Bilbao?

It takes approximately 9 h 21 min to get from Saint-Malo to Bilbao, including transfers.