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Bilbao Madrid
Wed, 06 Dec BIO - MAD
Sat, 09 Dec MAD - BIO
£60 £58
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Bilbao Madrid
Sun, 21 Jan BIO - MAD
£16 £15
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Bilbao Madrid
Sat, 16 Dec BIO - MAD
Sun, 17 Dec MAD - BIO
£56 £55
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Bilbao Madrid
Tue, 26 Dec BIO - MAD
Sat, 30 Dec MAD - BIO
£60 £59
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Flight Duration Flights between Bilbao and Madrid take, on average, 1 h and 9 m minutes, but the time can vary according to other factors
Cheapest flight Cheapest price for a flight between Bilbao and Madrid found by our customers in the last 72 hours
Departing Airport The airport Loiu is the departure airport operating flights between Bilbao and Madrid
Arriving Airport Flights departing Bilbao with Madrid as destination arrive at Adolfo Suárez Madrid - Barajas

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Currency and price comparison

Exchange rate
1.00 GBP = 1.15 EUR
British Pound Sterling Euro
1 EUR = 0.88 GBP
Last checked on 01 December 2023
Local, one-way ticket

A train in Madrid costs roughly the same as in Bilbao.

Mid-priced restaurant

A meal in Madrid is 7% cheaper than a meal in Bilbao.

Standard daytime start rate

A taxi fare in Madrid is 24% cheaper than in Bilbao.

Regular cappuccino

Coffee is 19% more expensive in Madrid than in Bilbao.

Bilbao airports
  • ( Santander (SDR)
    How far from city centre: 46 miles
  • ( Loiu (BIO)
    How far from city centre: 2 miles
Madrid airports
  • ( Adolfo Suárez Madrid - Barajas (MAD)
    How far from city centre: 8 miles
  • ( Torrejon (TOJ)
    How far from city centre: 15 miles
K Distance: 201 miles

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Frequently asked questions about flights from Bilbao to Madrid

How long does the flight take to go from Bilbao to Madrid?
The total flight time between Bilbao and Madrid is of around 01:09 hours on average, considering an average distance of 351 km, for both direct and indirect flights for the route (which may have 1 or more stops in other cities in between).
How can I find cheap flights from Bilbao to Madrid at Opodo?
The cheapest price for a flight from Bilbao to Madrid is 15£. 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 Madrid expensive to visit compared to Bilbao?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Madrid costs an average of 3.04 GBP, 24% cheaper than Bilbao, with a fare of 4.01 GBP, while train tickets costs 5% more in Madrid: 1.30 GBP against 1.24 GBP in Bilbao. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 11.28 GBP in Madrid, 7% less than the 12.14 GBP in Bilbao. The price of the coffee is around 19% more expensive in Madrid, with an average of 1.77 GBP , while in Bilbao the coffee costs 1.49 GBP.
When is the best time to book a flight from Bilbao to Madrid?
The most popular months to book a trip from Bilbao to Madrid are May, March and December, based on the searches of our customers.
When is the best time to travel from Bilbao to Madrid?
The best time of the year to go to Madrid when flying from Bilbao depends on several preference factors like climate, seasonality and, of course, price. When it comes to popularity, June is the top 1º month to fly to Madrid from Bilbao in terms of searches from our customer, followed by May and April. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period, August, November and February are the months with less volume of searchs for the route Bilbao - Madrid.
Is it possible to purchase a flexible ticket for my flight from Bilbao to Madrid?
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 Bilbao. 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 is the weather in Madrid compared to Bilbao?
While in Bilbao the temperatures can reach an average of 33.43 ºC in summer, with precipitation levels up to 6.0 mm ,Madrid's temperatures can go up to 37.21 ºC during the hot season, with 3.0 mm average of rain rate . In winter, however, weather indicators show around -3.74 ºC in Madrid, compared to the -1.92 ºC average degrees reported in Bilbao. During the winter period, Bilbao can register 6.0 mm precipitation, while Madrid have an average of 3.0 mm rain level.
Which airports have flights between Bilbao and Madrid?
The main airport route flying between Bilbao and Madrid is: Loiu (BIO) to Adolfo Suárez Madrid - Barajas (MAD). This route is covered by the following airline(s):
  • Iberia.
  • Aeromexico.
  • British Airways.
Which are the airlines with flights from Bilbao to Madrid?
Airlines with direct flights departing from Bilbao to Madrid are:
  • Air Europa.
  • Iberia.
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