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Flights from Barcelona to Bilbao
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Flights to Bilbao

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Shaking off its reputation as merely an industrial port town, Bilbao is now one of Spain's most visited cities, stocked with dazzling art galleries, architectural splendour and a revolutionary food scene. The cosmopolitan city is situated about 10 miles inland from Spain's northern coast, surrounded by green hills. Visitors come to admire the undulating form of the Guggenheim Museum that pays tribute to the city's appreciation of contemporary art and design, be immersed in Basque culture and taste exquisite cuisine - this small city has a seemingly limitless array of high-quality restaurants. The city hums with action around the clock, but there are also plenty of wide open green areas in which to relax. Check out our offers flight + hotel to Bilbao!

Things to do and places to see in Bilbao

Bilbao draws crowds for its shimmering Guggenheim Museum, filled with innovative art. Jockeying for position is the Museum of Fine Arts, which houses a superb collection of paintings by European Masters. The bustling Casco Viejo is Bilbao's atmospheric Old Town, centred around the narrow Las Siete Calles (seven streets) and dotted with 14th century churches, 19th century squares and enticing eateries.

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Bilbao airports

Bilbao, Spain is located close to two airports, Bilbao Airport in the nearby municipality of Loiu, and Santander Airport close to Santander in the region of Cantabria.

Santander Airport

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A number of airlines operate flights to Bilbao via Santander Airport including: Ryanair, Iberia and Vueling.

Location

Santander Airport is approximately 60 miles west of Bilbao city centre.

Transport options

There are car rental agencies in the terminal and Bilbao can be accessed via the A-8 motorway. Alsa buses operate between Santander and Bilbao city centre.

Bilbao Airport

Top airlines

A number of airlines operate cheap flights to Bilbao including: Iberia, Vueling and easyJet.

Location

Bilbao Airport is located approximately 7 miles from the centre, in the municipality of Loiu.

Transport options

The Bizkaibus Line A3247 runs between Bilbao Airport and Bilbao Termibus, via Gran Vía 79, Plaza Moyua and Alameda Recalde 11. Taxis are available in the arrivals area and there are numerous car rental agencies. By car access the city centre via the Artxanda tunnels or the BI-631 road.

FAQ's about Bilbao

How can I find cheap flights to Bilbao at Opodo?
At Opodo you can find flights from £11 to Bilbao. Our offers are the result of a combination of different technologies, machine learning algorithms and real searches form our customers in our platform, so you can get the options that better suits your needs when flying to Bilbao.
When's the best time to book flights to Bilbao?
The top month to book flights to Bilbao is August, based on our Opodo UK customers. The next most popular booking period for Bilbao flights is July. In third place: September. By this we mean when travellers book their tickets. For the best time to actually travel to Bilbao, read on.
When's the best time to go to Bilbao?
We checked our customers' flight searches, and the winner of best time to fly to Bilbao is... August. The next best month to travel to Bilbao is July. And let's not forget September, the third top choice for when to go to Bilbao. However if you prefer things on the less busy side, we can also tell you (quietly) that the least popular month for flights to Bilbao is January.
Which airlines fly to Bilbao from the UK?
Airlines flying direct from the UK to Bilbao include:
  • Vueling, which flies from London and Birmingham to Bilbao plus from Manchester.
  • Easyjet, which has flights from London and Manchester as well as Bristol to Bilbao.
Indirect flights from the UK to Bilbao include:
  • Lufthansa, which flies from London and Manchester and also from Birmingham.
  • Brussels Airlines, with flights from Edinburgh and Birmingham to Bilbao plus London.
  • Air France, which has flights from Manchester and Aberdeen as well as from Newcastle to Bilbao.
How early should I be at the airport to take a flight to Bilbao?
To ensure punctuality for your flight to Bilbao, it's essential to arrive at the airport at least two to three hours beforehand. This timeframe allows for necessary procedures such as check-ins, security screenings, customs, and boarding, all of which can consume considerable time. At Opodo, you'll discover unbeatable deals for flights to Bilbao, departing from over 33 cities. Moreover, you can select from various services aimed at enhancing your airport experience, such as priority boarding and additional luggage allowances. For added convenience, when booking your flight with Opodo, consider including insurance or opting for a refundable fare to ensure a hassle-free journey to Bilbao!
What is the name of Bilbao’s airport?
Bilbao is served by 2 airport[s]. Loiu airport operates flights towards both domestic and international destinations within 33 cities, such as London, Manchester and Barcelona, the most popular routes.
How far is Bilbao’s airport from the city centre?
Bilbao’s airport Loiu is located 2 miles from the city centre.
How much does it cost to travel from the airport to the city center of Bilbao?
By Public transport: The price for the trip is about 1.37 £ per person. By taxi: If you have more budget and prefer to take a taxi from Loiu , for example, the average price for the ride to Bilbao centre is around 4.00 £ per km. By car: For more convenience and freedom during your stay, Opodo has the best offers of car rentals in Bilbao. Pick your preferred car type and get from Loiu to Bilbao city centre on your own terms.
How much should I budget for a trip to Bilbao?
If you are going to Bilbao, here is a list with an average price of some goods:
  • - Inexpensive Restaurant: 11.99 £
  • - Mid Range Restaurante: 51.37 £
  • - Cheap Restaurant: 7.71 £
  • - Domestic Beer: 2.57 £
  • - Imported Beer: 2.78 £
  • - Coffee: 1.49 £
  • - SoftDrink: 2.00 £
  • - Water: 1.53 £
What is the weather like in Bilbao?
If you're looking for summer vibes, the best time to travel to Bilbao is in July, August and June, when the average temperature reaches 25.32 °C, while August, June and September are the 3 sunniest months of the year, with an average of 95.55 hours. If you prefer colder temperatures, however, make sure you visit Bilbao during the months of January, February and December to experience an average of 2.68 °C. For those who don't care too much about temperatures, but want to avoid getting wet in the rain, it's important to avoid travelling during January, March and May, when the average precipitation in Bilbao is 6.75 mm, while the months of January, February and March are drier, with an average of 0 mm.
Airport code BIO The IATA code for the arrival airport on flights to Bilbao is BIO
Most popular airline Vueling Most popular airline with flights to Bilbao
High season August According to search data from our customers, August is the busiest time to fly to Bilbao
Low season January According to search data from our customers, January is the least busy time to fly to Bilbao

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