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Barcelona to Bilbao flights

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Departure Sat, 01 May Return Mon, 03 May
BCN Barcelona
BIO Bilbao
return from £48
Departure Sat, 15 May Return Tue, 18 May
BCN Barcelona
BIO Bilbao
return from £49
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Currency and price comparison
Exchange rate
1.00 GBP = 1.14 EUR
British Pound Sterling Euro
1 EUR = 0.88 GBP
Last checked on 20 April 2021
Train
Local, one-way ticket
48%

Trains in Bilbao are 48% cheaper than in Barcelona.

Barcelona
£1.99
Bilbao
£1.04
Meal
Mid-priced restaurant
0%

A meal in Bilbao costs roughly the same as in Barcelona.

Barcelona
£10.36
Bilbao
£10.36
Taxi
Standard daytime start rate
42%

Taxis are 42% more expensive in Bilbao than in Barcelona.

Barcelona
£2.59
Bilbao
£3.67
Coffee
Regular cappuccino
18%

Coffee in Bilbao is 18% cheaper than in Barcelona.

Barcelona
£1.61
Bilbao
£1.32
Barcelona airports
  • ( El Prat (BCN)
    How far from city centre: 7 miles
  • ( Costa Brava (GRO)
    How far from city centre: 51 miles
  • ( Reus (REU)
    How far from city centre: 57 miles
Bilbao airports
  • ( Santander (SDR)
    How far from city centre: 46 miles
  • ( Loiu (BIO)
    How far from city centre: 2 miles
K Distance: 291 miles

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Frequent asked questions about flights from Barcelona to Bilbao

😷 Is it safe to travel from Barcelona to Bilbao during the Covid-19 situation?
At Opodo we want to make sure that your travel plans are not affected by any cancelation as well as any possible restrictions Spain may apply when travelling from Barcelona. Is your flight cancelled? We've got your back! With our flexible ticket guarantee you can decide if you want to book another flight - free of rebooking fee - or get a full refund!
📊 How much are flights from Barcelona to Bilbao?
The average price to go from Barcelona to Bilbao is of 50.28 GBP, but bare in mind that ticket prices may vary depending on the season and on how far in advance you book.
🔍 How can I find cheap flights from Barcelona to Bilbao at Opodo?
The cheapest price for a flight from Barcelona to Bilbao is 48£. At Opodo we use different machine learned based methodologies to find our costumers the best option available, considering airline combinations, stopovers and direct flights as well as different criteria for inbound and outbound journeys.
💰 Is Bilbao expensive to visit compared to Barcelona?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Bilbao costs an average of 3.67 GBP, 42% more expensive than Barcelona, with a fare of 2.59 GBP, while train tickets costs 48% less in Bilbao: 1.04 GBP against 1.99 GBP in Barcelona. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 10.37 GBP in both Bilbao and Barcelona. The price of the coffee is around 16% cheaper in Bilbao, with an average of 1.33 GBP, while in Barcelona the coffee costs 1.59 GBP.
📉 When is the best time to book a flight from Barcelona to Bilbao?
The most popular months to book a trip from Barcelona to Bilbao are August, July and May, based on the searches of our customers.
📅 When is the best time to travel from Barcelona to Bilbao?
The best time of the year to go to Bilbao when flying from Barcelona depends on several preference factors like climate, seasonality and, of course, price. When it comes to popularity, August is the top 1º month to fly to Bilbao from Barcelona in terms of searches from our customer, followed by May and June. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period, January, March and February are the months with less volume of searchs for the route Barcelona -  Bilbao.
🕑 How long does the flight take to go from Barcelona to Bilbao?
The total flight time between Barcelona and Bilbao is of around 01:15 hours on average, considering an average distance of 471 km, for both direct and indirect flights for the route (which may have 1 or more stops in other cities in between).
🌡️ How is the weather in Bilbao compared to Barcelona?
While in Barcelona the temperatures can reach an average of 30.74 ºC in summer, with precipitation levels up to 12.0 mm ,Bilbao's temperatures can go up to 33.43 ºC during the hot season, with 6.0 mm average of rain rate . In winter, however, weather indicators show around -1.92 ºC in Bilbao, compared to the 3.49 ºC average degrees reported in Barcelona. During the winter period, Barcelona can register 6.0 mm precipitation, while Bilbao have an average of 6.0 mm rain level.
🛄 Which airports have flights between Barcelona and Bilbao?
The main airport route flying between Barcelona and Bilbao is: El Prat (BCN) to Loiu (BIO). This route is covered by the following airline(s):
  • Vueling.
  • Iberia.
  • LATAM Airlines.
Which are the airlines with flights from Barcelona to Bilbao?
Airlines with direct flights departing from Barcelona to Bilbao are:
  • Vueling.
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