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Travel guide Bilbao

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Getting there and awayGetting there and away

By Air:

1. Bilbao Airport:
Located 12 kilometers from the capital Bilbao.
Tel:
(+34) 944 86 96 63 / 913 21 10 00
Tel: (+34) 902 40 47 04 (AENA Customer Assistance Service)
Web: www.aena.es 

2. Airlines:
Among the airlines that operate at the airport are:

  • Iberia
    Tel: (+34) 944 86 98 30 / 902 40 05 00
    For more information, please visit: www.iberia.es  
  • Air Nostrum
    Tel: (+34) 902 40 05 00
    For more information, please visit: www.airnostrum.es
  • Air Europa
    Tel: (+34) 944 86 97 95 / 902 40 15 01
    For more information, please visit: www.aireuropa.com
  • Air Berlin
    Tel: (+34) 944 53 57 90 / 902 32 07 37
    For more information, please visit: www.airberlin.com
  • Alitalia
    Tel: (+34) 902 10 03 23
    For more information, please visit: www.alitalia.com
  • Air France
    Tel:
    (+34) 944 86 97 50 / 902 20 70 90
    For more information, please visit: www.airfrance.es
  • Lufthansa
    Tel:
    (+34) 902 88 38 82
    For more information, please visit: www.lufthansa.com

 

By Boat:

* Santurtzi Maritime Terminal:
You can reach the station,
By bus (Bizkaibus), Line A-3151 from the Plaza Jado
By train: RENFE C-1 short distance train to Santurtzi station

 

* Information office:
Address:
Avenida Cristóbal Murrieta, s/n - Santurtzi
Tel: (+34) 944 83 94 94

 

By Train:

1. Abando station:
From here depart the RENFE railways services
Address: Plaza Circular, 2
Tel: (+34) 944 23 86 35

RENFE:
Offers its services through this station
Tel:
(+34) 902 24 02 02 / 944 87 92 22
E-mail. clientebilbao@renfe.es 

The company offers two types of trains; short and long distance

  • The three short distance lines are:
    • Bilbao Abando-Santurtzi
    • Bilbao Abando-Muskiz
    • Bilbao Abando-Orduña
  • The long distance lines are varied, including:
    • Bilbao – Madrid (5 hours)
    • Bilbao – Barcelona (5½ hours)
    • Bilbao – Burgos (3 hours)
    • Bilbao – Logroño (2 hours)
    • Bilbao – Zaragoza (4 hours)
    • Bilbao – Valladolid (3 hours)

For more information about timetables and routes, visit: www.renfe.es 

 

2. La Concordia station:
From here depart the FEVE railways services
Address: Calle Bailén, 2
Tel: (+34) 944 23 22 66

 FEVE (Narrow Gauge Spanish Railways):
FEVE offers a short distance service which links Bilbao's stations Concordia, Basurto, Ametzola and Zorroza with
Gueñes, Sodupe, Zalla and Balmaseda, located in Encartaciones.
As well FEVE offers services for León – Bilbao and Bilbao – Santander.
Tel:
Cantabria: (+34) 942 20 95 22 – 66
Castile and León: (+34) 987 27 12 10
Basque country: (+34) 944 25 06 15
For more information about timetables and routes, visit: www.feve.es

 

3. Atxuri station:
From here depart Eusko Tren railways services
Address: Calle Atxuri, 6-8
Tel: (+34) 944 33 95 00 

 Eusko Tren:
Train departures from/to:

  • Bilbao (Deusto) – Lezama
  • Bilbao – Bermeo
  • Bilbao – Donostia/ San Sebastián

Tel: (+34) 902 54 32 10 / 902 22 22 65 / 944 01 99 00
E-mail. attcliente@euskotren.es
For more information about timetables and routes, visit: www.euskotren.es

 

 

By Bus:

* Termibús bus station:
Address: Calle Gurtubay, 1
Tel:
(+34) 944 39 50 77 / 944 39 52 05
Web:
www.termibus.es

* Bus companies that offer services from/to the Termibús station:

  • Alsa
    • Bilbao – Madrid (5 hours)
    • Bilbao – Santander (1½ hours)
    • Bilbao – San Sebastián (one hour and 10 min)
    • Bilbao – Torrelavega (two hours)
    • Bilbao – Zaragoza (4 hours)
    • Bilbao – Gijón (from 4 to 5 hours)
    • Bilbao – Oviedo (from 4 to 5 hours)

            Tel: (+34) 902 42 22 42
            Web:
www.alsa.es

  • Pesa
    • Bilbao – Donostia (one hour and 10 min)
    • Bilbao – Abadiño (30 min)
    • Bilbao – Beasain (one hour and 45 min)
    • Bilbao – Oñati (1¼ hours)
    • Bilbao – Tolosa (2¼ hours)
    • Bilbao – Lasarte (2½ hours)

            Tel: (+34) 902 10 12 10
            E-mail. atencionusuario@pesa.net
            Web: www.pesa.net

  • Autobuses La Unión
    • Bilbao – Logroño (one hour and 45 min)
    • Bilbao – Vitoria (1¼ hours)
    • Bilbao – Pamplona (2 hours)
    • Bilbao – Dima (40 min)
    • Bilbao – Igorre (30 min)
    • Bilbao – San Vicente (1¼ hours)

            Tel:
            Bilbao: (+34) 944 27 11 11
            Vitoria: (+34) 945 26 46 26
            Pamplona: (+34) 948 22 17 66
            Web:
www.autobuseslaunion.com

  • Bilman Bus 
    • Bilbao – Teruel (6 hours and 45 min) 
    • Bilbao – Benidorm (9½hours) 

            Tel: (+34) 629 28 02 54
            Web:
www.bilmanbus.es

  • Vibasa 
    • Bilbao – Orense 
    • Bilbao – Pontevedra 
    • Bilbao – Vigo 
    • Bilbao – Verin 

            Tel: (+34) 902 10 13 63
            E-mail.
vibasa@vibasa.es
            Web:
www.vibasa.es 

  • Encartaciones
    Offers regular service between Bilbao and Castro Urdiales.
    Tel:
    (+34) 946 36 34 24
    Web: www.encartaciones.es

By Car:

* Roads:
These two are the main roads passing by Bilbao:

  • Motorway A-8: Also called Autopista del Cantábrico (Motorway of the Bay of Biscay). It connects Bilbao with San Sebastian (to the east side of Spain) and with Santander (to the west). This motorway finishes in the French border.
  • Toll Motorway AP-68: Also called the Autopista Vasco-Aragonesa (Basque-Aragonian Motorway). It connects Bilbao with the cities of Logroño and Zaragoza. From this motorway you can access the following main Spanish roads:
    - Motorway A-1: the motorway that connects Madrid with Burgos (you will take it from Burgos).
    - Motorway A-2: the motorway that connects Zaragoza with Barcelona (you will take it from Zaragoza).

* Car rental companies: 

 

 

Traveling within the Province of Biscay:

By Train:

* Atxuri station:
From here depart Eusko Tren railways services
Address: Calle Atxuri, 6-8
Tel: (+34) 944 33 95 00 

  • Euskotren
    Departures:
    • Bilbao – Lezama
    • Bilbao – Bermeo

            Tel: (+34) 902 54 32 10
            E-mail.
attcliente@euskotren.es
            Web:
www.euskotren.es

 

By Bus:

* Termibús bus station:
Address: Calle Gurtubay, 1
Tel:
(+34) 944 39 50 77 / 944 39 52 05
Web:
www.termibus.es

 

  • Bizkaibus
    Bizkaibus buses operate from Termibús bus station in Bilbao to: 
    • Mungia 
    • Bakio 
    • Barakaldo 
    • Galdakao 
    • Lekeitio 
    • Santurtzi 
    • Basauri 

            Tel: (+34) 902 22 22 65
            E-mail. infobizkaibus@bizkaia.net
            Web: www.bizkaia.net

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