There are 6 ways to get from Salamanca to Bilbao by bus, train, rideshare, 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.

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Bus Ouibus  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Salamanca to Bilbao Ouibus

$14 - $50

5 alternative options

Train  •  5 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Salamanca to Valladolid Campo Grande Ir / ...
  2. Take the train from Valladolid Campo Grande to Bilbao-Abando A

$50 - $75

Bus ALSA  •  6 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Salamanca to Santurce/Santurtzi

$36 - $53

Rideshare  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Salamanca to Bilbao 248 miles

$22 - $30

Drive  •  3 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Salamanca to Bilbao 248.2 miles

$45 - $70

Train, fly  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Salamanca to Madrid-Chamartin
  2. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Bilbao (BIO) MAD - BIO

$70 - $234

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Salamanca to Bilbao is to rideshare which costs 19€ - 25€ and takes 4 h 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Salamanca to Bilbao is to drive which costs 40€ - 60€ and takes 3 h 50 min.

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The distance between Salamanca and Bilbao is 341 km. The road distance is 397.1 km.

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The bus from Salamanca to Bilbao takes 4 h 55 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Salamanca and arriving at Bilbao. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 4 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Salamanca to Bilbao. However, there are services departing from Salamanca and arriving at Bilbao-Abando via Valladolid Campo Grande. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 54 min.

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What companies run services between Salamanca, Castille and León, Spain and Bilbao, Spain?

Ouibus operates a bus from Salamanca to Bilbao every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $14 - $21 and the journey takes 4 h 55 min. ALSA also services this route once daily. Alternatively, you can take a train from Salamanca to Bilbao via Valladolid Campo Grande in around 5 h 54 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Madrid to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $390
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Madrid to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $290
Train operators
Spanish Railways (RENFE)
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Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Salamanca to Valladolid Campo Grande
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $25
Website
renfe.com
Train from Valladolid Campo Grande to Bilbao-Abando
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
renfe.com
Train from Salamanca to Madrid-Chamartin
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Salamanca to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
Ouibus
ALSA
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Salamanca to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Salamanca to Santurce/Santurtzi
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
alsa.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar.es
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Salamanca to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $30
Book at
blablacar.es

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