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Madrid Bilbao
Sat, 27 Jul MAD - BIO
Wed, 31 Jul BIO - MAD
£56 £54
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Madrid Bilbao
Tue, 10 Sep MAD - BIO
£18 £17
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Madrid Bilbao
Thu, 01 Aug MAD - BIO
Sun, 04 Aug BIO - MAD
£70 £68
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Madrid Bilbao
Fri, 26 Jul MAD - BIO
Fri, 26 Jul BIO - MAD
£72 £70
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Flight route information

Currency and price comparison

Train Local, one-way ticket
13% Trains are 13% more expensive in Bilbao than in Madrid.
Madrid £1.29
Bilbao £1.46
Meal Mid-priced restaurant
7% A meal in Bilbao is 7% cheaper than a meal in Madrid.
Madrid £12.9
Bilbao £12.04
Exchange rate
1 GBP = 1.18 EUR
1 EUR = 0.85 GBP
Last checked on 16 July 2024
Distance: 201 miles
Madrid airports
Adolfo Suárez Madrid - Barajas (MAD) How far from city centre: 8 miles
Torrejon (TOJ) How far from city centre: 15 miles
Bilbao airports
Santander (SDR) How far from city centre: 46 miles
Loiu (BIO) How far from city centre: 2 miles

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Frequently asked questions about flights from Madrid to Bilbao

How long does the flight take to go from Madrid to Bilbao?
The total flight time between Madrid and Bilbao is of around 01:07 hours on average, considering an average distance of 345 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 Madrid to Bilbao at Opodo?
The cheapest price for a flight from Madrid to Bilbao is 17£. 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 Madrid?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Bilbao costs an average of 4.02 GBP, 34% more expensive than Madrid, with a fare of 3.01 GBP, while train tickets costs 13% more in Bilbao: 1.46 GBP against 1.29 GBP in Madrid. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 12.04 GBP in Bilbao, 7% less than the 12.90 GBP in Madrid. The price of the coffee is around 26% cheaper in Bilbao, with an average of 1.54 GBP, while in Madrid the coffee costs 2.09 GBP.
When is the best time to book a flight from Madrid to Bilbao?
The most popular months to book a trip from Madrid to Bilbao are November, May and January, based on the searches of our customers.
When is the best time to travel from Madrid to Bilbao?
The best time of the year to go to Bilbao when flying from Madrid depends on several preference factors like climate, seasonality and, of course, price. When it comes to popularity, December is the top 1º month to fly to Bilbao from Madrid in terms of searches from our customer, followed by November and June. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period, April, September and January are the months with less volume of searchs for the route Madrid - Bilbao.
Is it possible to purchase a flexible ticket for my flight from Madrid to Bilbao?
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 Madrid. 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 Bilbao compared to Madrid?
While in Madrid the temperatures can reach an average of 37.21 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 -3.74 ºC average degrees reported in Madrid. During the winter period, Madrid can register 3.0 mm precipitation, while Bilbao have an average of 6.0 mm rain level.
Which airports have flights between Madrid and Bilbao?
The main airport route flying between Madrid and Bilbao is: Adolfo Suárez Madrid - Barajas (MAD) to Loiu (BIO). This route is covered by the following airline(s):
  • Air Europa.
  • LATAM Airlines.
  • Aeromexico.
Which are the airlines with flights from Madrid to Bilbao?
Airlines with direct flights departing from Madrid to Bilbao are:
  • Air Europa.
  • Iberia.
  • Tarom.
Flight Duration 1 h and 7 m Flights between Madrid and Bilbao take, on average, 1 h and 7 m minutes, but the time can vary according to other factors
Cheapest flight £17 Cheapest price for a flight between Madrid and Bilbao found by our customers in the last 72 hours
Departing Airport Adolfo Suárez Madrid - Barajas The airport Adolfo Suárez Madrid - Barajas is the departure airport operating flights between Madrid and Bilbao
Arriving Airport Loiu Flights departing Madrid with Bilbao as destination arrive at Loiu

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