Trains from Bilbao to Barcelona

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TodayFeb 27
from $55
TomorrowFeb 28
from $48
ThuFeb 29
from $55
FriMar 1
from $71
SatMar 2
SunMar 3
from $71
MonMar 4
from $63
TueMar 5

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Bilbao - Bilbao-Abando
Barcelona - Sants
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Train Bilbao to Barcelona: Trip Overview

Train Bilbao to Barcelona: Trip Overview

Average ticket price$52
Average train trip duration7h
Number of daily trains1
Earliest train departure3:20 PM
Distance289 miles (466 km)
Please note, this information is subject to change.
Train Companies

Train Companies

Train and bus companies in ES:Renfe, Iryo, TGV inOui, OUIGO

Bilbao to Barcelona Trains

Information on this train trip

Daily Trains1
Earliest and Latest Train Departures3:20PM
Minimum Price$48
Average Ticket Price$52
Minimum Trip Duration7h
Average Train Trip Duration7h
Distance289 miles (466 km)
Train Companies on This RouteRenfe
Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently asked questions for your trip Bilbao - Barcelona

The average train ticket price from Bilbao to Barcelona is $52. The best way to find train tickets from Bilbao to Barcelona is to book your tickets as early as possible. Prices tend to rise as your travel date approaches, so book in advance to secure the best prices!

A train trip between Bilbao and Barcelona is around 7h, although the fastest train will take about 7h. This is the time it takes to travel the 290 miles that separates the two cities.

The number of trains from Bilbao to Barcelona can differ depending on the day of the week. On average, there is 1. Some trains are direct while others have layovers. Simplify your train trip from Bilbao to Barcelona by comparing and selecting the train that fits you travel style and budget on Busbud.

When taking the train from Bilbao to Barcelona, you can travel comfortably and safely with Renfe.

Once in Barcelona, you can exploring the city. The top sights and things to do are Parc del Laberint, Parc de L'Espanya Industrial, National Art Museum of Catalonia, Poble Espanyol Architectural Museum, Casa Mila.

Find cheapest prices for trains

Find cheapest prices for trains

Price is for a one-way ticket for one passenger and based on past searches.

Best price found
The cheapest trip from Bilbao to Barcelona was searched and found on Feb 28, 2024 with a price of $47

To save money and be sure you have the best seat, it's a good idea to buy your train tickets from Bilbao to Barcelona, as early as possible.

You can expect to pay from $47 to $115 for a train ticket from Bilbao to Barcelona based on the last 2 days. You can expect to find the cheapest price for the trip at $47 which is on 2024-02-28.

About Train Travel

Train Travel Tips

There are many train stations in the world, check it station pages on Busbud to get all information you need.

Regional train? High-speed train? Whichever train to Barcelona you take, you’ll help reduce the environmental impact and carbon footprint of your trip. As you watch the landscapes unfold before your eyes, you can tell yourself that with this choice, you are making sure they remain protected.

With up to 30x less CO2 emissions for your train journey between Bilbao and Barcelona, the train is an ecological alternative to flights or personal cars.

Create your own real life musical score by curating a personalized train travel playlist - the perfect accompaniment to your bus ride from Bilbao to Barcelona.

Did you know?

The longest train journey in the world is between Europe and Asia. This long journey starts from Porto in Portugal and crosses the whole European continent to reach Hanoi in Vietnam in 12 days while traveling more than 17,000 km.

One of the deepest train stations in the world is in Kiev. Located at a depth of 105 m, it was designed in this way to serve as a shelter in the event of an attack. The second deepest station is in China. Badaling station is located 60 m under the Great Wall of China!

New York holds the record for the most platforms and track numbers in a single station. Grand Central Station in Manhattan is one of the largest rail terminals in the world with more than 44 platforms and 67 tracks to accommodate passengers.

Will you be returning to Bilbao by train?

Train from Barcelona to Bilbao

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