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Trains Madrid to Bilbao

Train Madrid to Bilbao

The average price for train tickets Madrid - Bilbao is of 41,89 €. We have been inquiring about the cheapest train tickets that depart from Madrid and reach Bilbao. Below we tell you what we have found out about the Madrid - Bilbao tickets, their prices, their schedules, and we suggest the ones that can get you cheaper to travel to Bilbao. Minimize the cost of your trip Madrid - Bilbao with our train tickets. Trains Bilbao with Alvia for only 12,70 €. From the station Madrid there are many trains with different departure times in the direction of Bilbao. Look at all the alternatives offered by the train to travel to Bilbao. Also for the return, Trains Bilbao to Madrid.

The earliest train schedule starting its route from Madrid is at 2:00 h, finishing its route at 0:40 h in the station of Bilbao. You will not find any objection to our prices on train tickets Madrid - Bilbao. The train timetables for trains from Madrid to Bilbao on Train Timetables Madrid to Bilbao.

The cheapest train ticket for this itinerary Madrid to Bilbao starts from Madrid at 8:10 h and arrives at Bilbao at 13:17 h. If you travel from Madrid to Bilbao on this schedule, the price of the ticket comes to 12,70 €, and this is the cheapest price for the train ticket Madrid - Bilbao. We put all our machinery at your disposal to save on the purchase of train tickets to Bilbao.

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Trains Madrid to Bilbao

Distance: 323 Km
Average length: 4 hours 45 minutes
Average speed: 68.0 km/h
Price of the cheapest ticket: 12,70 €
Average ticket price: 41,89 €
Price of the expensive ticket: 81,80 €

trains to Bilbao

The cheapest train ticket Madrid to Bilbao

The search for the train ticket from Madrid to Bilbao with the cheapest price was made on the a las h, it is a Alvia train with departure on the 12/07/2022 a las 8:10 h and arrival on the 12/07/2022 a las 13:17 h. The price of the cheapest ticket has been 12,70 € and the cheapest rate with which this price has been possible has been the rate Básico Niño .

Train Stations to Bilbao

Cheap train tickets Madrid to Bilbao

  • Origin Destination Train Date Price
  • Madrid Bilbao Alvia 12/07/2022 12,70 €
  • Madrid Bilbao Alvia 22/07/2022 18,00 €
  • Madrid Bilbao Alvia 20/07/2022 21,20 €
  • Madrid Bilbao Alvia 23/07/2022 22,00 €
  • Madrid Bilbao Alvia 18/07/2022 28,20 €
  • Madrid Bilbao Alvia 19/07/2022 31,70 €

Trains from Madrid to Bilbao, stations, prices and schedules

Enlarge map Trains Madrid to Bilbao On the other hand, the most expensive train ticket for this route Madrid - Bilbao corresponds to the train that leaves from Madrid at 7:15 h and arrives at Bilbao at 11:47 h. Travelling on this schedule from Madrid to Bilbao involves a cost of 81,80 €. Do you admire those who always get to travel very cheap? Be one of them with our train tickets Madrid - Bilbao!

Our trains ensure that schedules are met at 100%. There are different types of trains to go from Madrid to Bilbao. Each type of train offers some advantages. You can travel for example by Alsa and ensure that you will complete the route from Madrid to Bilbao in the shortest possible time. The Alsa traverses the 323 Km there are between Madrid and Bilbao at very short notice. Leaving from Madrid at 15:00 h you will be entering in Bilbao, Bilbao at 19:10 h, for a cost of 47,90 € per ticket. Prodigious prices for your train tickets Madrid - Bilbao.

There is also the option to travel from Madrid to Bilbao by Alsa. The Alsa starts its march at 13:00 h at Madrid and finishes at 20:20 h at Bilbao. Making the trip to Bilbao on this schedule makes the price of the ticket equivalent to 42,97 €. The energy consumption of the train is much more efficient than the one of cars or aeroplanes.

On you will find more schedules to travel from Madrid to Bilbao, being the departure of the last train at 22:00 h from Madrid and entering in Bilbao at 23:45 h. On we like to help with the best tips for you to save on your train seats Madrid - Bilbao. Don’t hesitate to keep exploring on the web page, we assure you that you will find very cheap ticket prices from Madrid - Bilbao. Travelling by train to Bilbao is to enjoy the tranquillity that you will arrive on the expected time to Bilbao and with our train tickets Madrid - Bilbao you will make the journey at the best price.

Information about the train journey from Madrid to Bilbao

If you have doubts or questions about your train trip from Madrid to Bilbao, we have prepared a list of questions that our clients usually ask us.

If I buy train tickets from Madrid to Bilbao, do I have to print the tickets?
It is not necessary, we will send you the tickets both to your email and to your mobile phone so that you can travel without problems just by showing your mobile phone. We recommend, if you have the possibility to print them, that you do so in case you have problems with the coverage or with the battery of your mobile phone.
How far in advance do I have to be at the Madrid station?
Normally we recommend that you be at the train station 30 minutes before the train's departure to go with tranquility and comfort.
What is the duration of the train trip from Madrid to Bilbao?
The duration of the train journey between Madrid and Bilbao will depend on its stops. Normally the average duration of the trip is 4 hours 45 minutes , there is usually not much time difference between trains, it will depend on the stops you have to make in other stations.
How fast do trains travel from Madrid to Bilbao?
Trains going from Madrid to Bilbao travel at an average speed of 68.0 km/h, although at times they can reach much higher maximum speeds.
When does the first train depart from Madrid to Bilbao?
Normally, the first train leaves Madrid at 2:00 h and arrives at Bilbao at 0:40 h. The schedule for the first train may change for holidays or weekends.
What is the price of the trains from Madrid to Bilbao?
Train prices from Madrid to Bilbao can vary greatly, from 12,70 € to 81,80 € . The most important thing, if you are looking for the cheapest ticket, is that you buy it as far in advance as possible , this way you will get the best offers and prices. The price also changes depending on the rate or the class and schedule you choose.
Is there a direct train from Madrid to Bilbao or will I have to change?
There are direct trains from Madrid to Bilbao, so normally you will not need to change on your journey. You can go from Madrid to Bilbao by train directly without getting off the train or changing stations.
Can I change or cancel my train tickets from Madrid to Bilbao?
There are two options, there are tickets that, if they allow changes and cancellations and others do not, these are usually cheaper. It is very important that you choose the rate that suits you best at the time of purchase.
How far does the train travel from Madrid to Bilbao?
Trains traveling from Madrid to Bilbao cover a distance of approximately 323 Km and the average duration of the train journey is 4 hours 45 minutes.
When is the last train from Madrid to Bilbao?
Normally, the last train that can be taken leaves from Madrid at 22:00 h and arrives at Bilbao at 23:45 h . The last train schedule may change for holidays or weekends.


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