There are 5 ways to get from Santander Airport (SDR) to Bilbao by bus, train, taxi 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

Bus  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Aeropuerto Santander-S.Ballest to Bilbao

$18 - $28

Cheapest option

Train  •  2 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Valle Real to Bilbao

$11

3 alternative options

Bus Ouibus  •  1 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Santander to Bilbao Ouibus

$19 - $50

Taxi  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Take a taxi from Santander Airport (SDR) to Bilbao 61.1 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Santander Airport (SDR) to Bilbao 61.1 miles

$11 - $17

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Santander Airport (SDR) to Bilbao is to train which costs 9€ and takes 2 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Santander Airport (SDR) to Bilbao is to taxi which takes 1 h 5 min and costs 80€ - 100€.

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The distance between Santander Airport (SDR) and Bilbao is 75 km. The road distance is 98 km.

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The bus from Aeropuerto Santander-S.Ballest to Bilbao takes 1 h 35 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Aeropuerto Santander-S.Ballest and arriving at Bilbao. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 1 h 35 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Valle Real and arriving at Bilbao. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 50 min.

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What companies run services between Santander Airport (SDR), Spain and Bilbao, Spain?

ALSA operates a bus from Santander Airport (SDR) to Bilbao once daily. Tickets cost $18 - $28 and the journey takes 1 h 35 min. Alternatively, Renfe Feve operates a train from Santander Airport (SDR) to Bilbao twice daily. Tickets cost $11 and the journey takes 2 h 50 min.

Train operators
Renfe Feve
Phone
+34 912320320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Valle Real to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
renfe.com
Bus operators
ALSA
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Aeropuerto Santander-S.Ballest to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $28
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Santander to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $28
Website
alsa.com
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Santander to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
Ouibus
Other operators
Taxi from Santander Airport (SDR) to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120
Radio Taxi Santander
Phone
+34 942 33 33 33
Website
radiotaxisantander.es
Taxi 25 Santander
Phone
+34 645 09 13 48

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