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Edinburgh to Bilbao flights

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Flight Duration Flights between Edinburgh and Bilbao take, on average, 3 h and 9 m minutes, but the time can vary according to other factors
Cheapest flight Cheapest price for a one-way flight between Edinburgh with Bilbao found by our customers in the last 72 hours
Departing Airport The airport Turnhouse is the departure airport operating flights between Edinburgh and Bilbao
Arriving Airport Flights departing Edinburgh with Bilbao as destination arrives at Loiu

Cheap last minute flights to Bilbao

Latest deals and top flight routes from Edinburgh airports.

Departure Mon, 27 Jun Return Wed, 29 Jun
EDI Edinburgh
BIO Bilbao
return from £137
Departure Wed, 13 Jul Return Tue, 19 Jul
EDI Edinburgh
BIO Bilbao
return from £111
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Currency and price comparison
Exchange rate
1.00 GBP = 1.17 EUR
British Pound Sterling Euro
1 EUR = 0.87 GBP
Last checked on 22 June 2022
Local, one-way ticket

Trains in Bilbao are 28% cheaper than in Edinburgh.

Mid-priced restaurant

A meal in Bilbao is 28% cheaper than a meal in Edinburgh.

Standard daytime start rate

Taxis are 36% more expensive in Bilbao than in Edinburgh.

Regular cappuccino

Coffee in Bilbao is 54% cheaper than in Edinburgh.

Edinburgh airports
  • ( Turnhouse (EDI)
    How far from city centre: 6 miles
  • ( Glasgow Scotland (GLA)
    How far from city centre: 42 miles
  • ( Prestwick (PIK)
    How far from city centre: 63 miles
Bilbao airports
  • ( Santander (SDR)
    How far from city centre: 46 miles
  • ( Loiu (BIO)
    How far from city centre: 2 miles
K Distance: 877 miles

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Frequent asked questions about flights from Edinburgh to Bilbao

😷 Is it safe to travel from Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh. 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 can I find cheap flights from Edinburgh to Bilbao at Opodo?
The cheapest price for a flight from Edinburgh to Bilbao is 111£. 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 Edinburgh?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Bilbao costs an average of 4.08 GBP, 36% more expensive than Edinburgh, with a fare of 3.00 GBP, while train tickets costs 28% less in Bilbao: 1.29 GBP against 1.80 GBP in Edinburgh. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 10.73 GBP in Bilbao, 28% less than the 15.00 GBP in Edinburgh. The price of the coffee is around 54% cheaper in Bilbao, with an average of 1.36 GBP, while in Edinburgh the coffee costs 2.95 GBP.
📉 When is the best time to book a flight from Edinburgh to Bilbao?
The most popular months to book a trip from Edinburgh to Bilbao are August, September and July, based on the searches of our customers.
📅 When is the best time to travel from Edinburgh to Bilbao?
The best time of the year to go to Bilbao when flying from Edinburgh depends on several preference factors like climate, seasonality and, of course, price. When it comes to popularity, September is the top 1º month to fly to Bilbao from Edinburgh in terms of searches from our customer, followed by June and October. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period, January, February and November are the months with less volume of searchs for the route Edinburgh -  Bilbao.
🕑 How long does the flight take to go from Edinburgh to Bilbao?
The total flight time between Edinburgh and Bilbao is of around 03:09 hours on average, considering an average distance of 1,635 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 Edinburgh?
While in Edinburgh the temperatures can reach an average of 24.09 ºC in summer, with precipitation levels up to 3.0 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 -4.11 ºC average degrees reported in Edinburgh. During the winter period, Edinburgh can register 3.0 mm precipitation, while Bilbao have an average of 6.0 mm rain level.
🛄 Which airports have flights between Edinburgh and Bilbao?
The main airport route flying between Edinburgh and Bilbao is: Turnhouse (EDI) to Loiu (BIO). This route is covered by the following airline(s):
  • Easyjet.
Airlines with indirect flights from Edinburgh to Bilbao are:
Airlines with indirect flights from Edinburgh to Bilbao are:
  • Brussels Airlines, stoping in Brussels for 60 minutes minimun.
  • Aer Lingus, with 130 minutes scale in Dublin.
  • Aer Lingus, with 130 minutes scale in Dublin.
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