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There are 6 ways to get from Seville to Biscay by plane, train, bus, rideshare or car

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Fly

  1. Fly from Sevilla (SVQ) to Bilbao (BIO)

Train

  1. Take the train from Sevilla-Santa Justa to Madrid-Puerta De Atocha
  2. Take the train from Madrid-Chamartin to Bilbao-Abando

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Sevilla Coach Station to Bilbao Intermodal

Bus via Santander

  1. Take the bus from Seville to Santander
  2. Take the bus from Santander to Bilbao

Rideshare

  1. Take the rideshare from Seville to Bilbao

Drive

  1. Drive from Seville to Biscay

Seville to Biscay by train

12 Weekly Trains
9h 6m Average Duration
€84 Cheapest Price
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Seville → Biscay
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  • Face masks are mandatory
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Biscay is 112.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Biscay is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Biscay is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 112.

Last updated: 16 Jan 2022
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The cheapest way to get from Seville to Biscay is to rideshare which costs €49 and takes 9h 51m.

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The fastest way to get from Seville to Biscay is to fly. Taking this option will cost €40 - €140 and takes 2h 21m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Sevilla Coach Station station and arriving at Bilbao Intermodal. Services depart five times a week, and operate Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 13h 15m.

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No, there is no direct train from Seville to Biscay. However, there are services departing from Sevilla-Santa Justa and arriving at Bilbao-Abando via Atocha and Madrid-Chamartin. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 6m.

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The distance between Seville and Biscay is 702 km. The road distance is 861.4 km.

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The best way to get from Seville to Biscay without a car is to train which takes 9h 6m and costs €80 - €140.

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It takes approximately 2h 21m to get from Seville to Biscay, including transfers.

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Seville to Biscay bus services, operated by Socibus, depart from Sevilla Coach Station.

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Seville to Biscay train services, operated by Renfe AVE, depart from Sevilla-Santa Justa station.

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The best way to get from Seville to Biscay is to fly which takes 2h 21m and costs €40 - €140. Alternatively, you can train, which costs €80 - €140 and takes 9h 6m, you could also bus, which costs €70 - €95 and takes 13h 15m.

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Map of how to get from Seville to Biscay.
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  • Distance: 701.8 km
  • Duration: 2h 21m

What companies run services between Seville, Spain and Biscay, Basque Country, Spain?

Vueling Airlines, Volotea and Iberia fly from Seville to Biscay 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Seville to Biscay via Madrid-Puerta De Atocha, Atocha, Chamartin, and Madrid-Chamartin in around 9h 6m.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Sevilla to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€35 - €210
Flights from Sevilla to Bilbao via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€65 - €260
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Sevilla to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€35 - €210
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Sevilla to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€40 - €260
Train operators
Renfe AVE
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Contact Details
Phone
+34 91 232 03 20
Email
comunicacion@renfe.es
Website
renfe.com
Train from Sevilla-Santa Justa to Madrid-Puerta De Atocha
Ave. Duration
2h 44m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€45 - €95
Website
Renfe AVE
Promo
€45 - €65
Promo+
€54 - €58
Flexible
€70 - €95
Renfe Viajeros

Spain's excellent and extensive rail system connects cities across Spain and into neighbouring countries. Renfe's high-speed AVE trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. All medium- and long-distance trains require a seat reservation; ticket sales for these trains usually open 30-60 days before travel. Most Renfe trains have two classes: Turista (2nd class) and Preferente (1st class), although some AVE trains offer Turista Plus. There is free WiFi for Preferente passengers and for those with a +Renfe loyalty card.

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Contact Details
Phone
+34 91 232 03 20
Email
comunicacion@renfe.es
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Chamartin to Bilbao-Abando
Ave. Duration
5h 4m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€30 - €40
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Bus operators
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. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. There are 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
Email
alsa@alsa.es
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Seville to Santander
Ave. Duration
12h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€65 - €90
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Santander to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€9 - €14
Website
alsa.com
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Santander to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€8 - €10
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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Other operators
BlaBlaCar.es
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Seville to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
9h 51m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€49
Book at
blablacar.es

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The quickest flight from Sevilla Airport to Bilbao Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 25m.

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Seville to Biscay bus services, operated by Socibus, arrive at Bilbao Intermodal station.

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Seville to Biscay train services, operated by Renfe Viajeros, arrive at Bilbao-Abando station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Seville to Biscay is 861 km. It takes approximately 8h 4m to drive from Seville to Biscay.

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Volotea, Vueling Airlines and Iberia offer flights from Sevilla Airport to Bilbao Airport.

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Book your Seville to Biscay bus tickets online with Omio and Distribusion.

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There are 153+ hotels available in Biscay. Prices start at €87 per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Seville and Biscay. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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The best way to get from Seville to Sevilla Airport is to taxi which takes 10 min and costs €13 - €16.

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