Bus Bilbao to Madrid and return

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Bus ticket prices from Bilbao to Madrid typically start from $32.43. With our smart bus search, you'll find the ideal travel option. Just pick one of the rides offered by FlixBus, Eurolines Suisse, Eurolines France and Movelia. The fastest bus from Madrid to Bilbao only takes . Just click the "Find Now" button to see all available buses and pick the best option!

Bilbao to Madrid Bus Information

Cheapest Bus$16.84
Fastest Bus4h 45m
Distance200.7 miles
Bus CompaniesALSA, FlixBus, Eurolines Suisse
  Bus Bilbao - Madrid    201 mi
Ø Bus connections10 x
Savings-70%

The cheapest bus routes from Bilbao to Madrid

%No particular date in mind? Here's an overview of the cheapest bus tickets for the next few days.
Departure / Arrival
Date best offer
Company
Best price
  • Bilbao
    Madrid
      1:00 AM
      5:45 AM
    3 Aug
    ALSAALSA
    from $16.84
  • Bilbao
    Madrid
      8:00 AM
      1:30 PM
    3 Aug
    ALSAALSA
    from $26.61
  • Bilbao
    Madrid
      6:45 AM
      9:05 PM
    3 Aug
    FlixBusFlixBus
    from $32.43
  • Bilbao
    Madrid
      12:00 PM
      4:45 PM
    3 Aug
    ALSAALSA
    from $34.90
  • Bilbao
    Madrid
      11:30 PM
      4:50 AM
    3 Aug
    +1
    ALSAALSA
    from $35.56
  • Bilbao
    Madrid
      11:30 PM
      4:50 AM
    3 Aug
    +1
    ALSAALSA
    from $35.56
  • Bilbao
    Madrid
      7:00 PM
      11:45 PM
    3 Aug
    ALSAALSA
    from $36.16
  • Bilbao
    Madrid
      10:37 AM
      5:45 PM
    6 Aug
    Eurolines SuisseEurolines Suisse
    from $36.51
  • Bilbao
    Madrid
      10:37 AM
      6:00 PM
    6 Aug
    Eurolines SuisseEurolines Suisse
    from $36.51
  • Bilbao
    Madrid
      1:37 PM
      8:15 PM
    6 Aug
    Eurolines SuisseEurolines Suisse
    from $36.51
  • Bilbao
    Madrid
      1:37 PM
      8:30 PM
    6 Aug
    Eurolines SuisseEurolines Suisse
    from $36.51
  • Bilbao
    Madrid
      6:07 PM
      12:15 AM
    6 Aug
    +1
    Eurolines SuisseEurolines Suisse
    from $36.51
  • Bilbao
    Madrid
      6:07 PM
      12:30 AM
    6 Aug
    +1
    Eurolines SuisseEurolines Suisse
    from $36.51
  • Bilbao
    Madrid
      9:25 PM
      1:20 PM
    3 Aug
    +1
    FlixBusFlixBus
    from $56.11


  Train Bilbao - Madrid    201 mi
   Savings

The cheapest train connections from Bilbao to Madrid

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  • Bilbao
    Madrid
      5:00 PM
      10:06 PM
    3 Aug
    RenfeRenfe
    from $16.89
  • Bilbao
    Madrid
      5:00 PM
      10:06 PM
    3 Aug
    RenfeRenfe
    from $22.00
  • Bilbao
    Madrid
      9:20 AM
      2:28 PM
    3 Aug
    OUI.sncfOUI.sncf
    from $55.79
  • Bilbao
    Madrid
      9:42 AM
      3:57 PM
    3 Aug
    OUI.sncfOUI.sncf
    from $62.19


  Carpooling Bilbao - Madrid    201 mi

The cheapest carpooling offers from Bilbao to Madrid

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  • Bilbao
    Madrid
      7:20 PM
      11:50 PM
    21 Jul
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from $17.96
  • Bilbao
    Madrid
      3:00 PM
      7:10 PM
    26 Jul
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from $17.96
  • Bilbao
    Madrid
      12:00 PM
      4:00 PM
    27 Jul
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from $17.96
  • Bilbao
    Madrid
      1:00 PM
      5:00 PM
    22 Jul
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from $17.96


  Bus Madrid - Bilbao    201 mi
Ø Bus connections10 x
Savings-32%

The cheapest bus routes from Madrid to Bilbao

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Departure / Arrival
Date best offer
Company
Best price
  • Madrid
    Bilbao
      8:00 AM
      11:30 PM
    3 Aug
    FlixBusFlixBus
    from $24.67
  • Madrid
    Bilbao
      8:00 AM
      11:30 PM
    3 Aug
    FlixBusFlixBus
    from $24.67
  • Madrid
    Bilbao
      4:00 PM
      9:15 PM
    3 Aug
    ALSAALSA
    from $26.61
  • Madrid
    Bilbao
      8:00 AM
      11:30 PM
    3 Aug
    FlixBusFlixBus
    from $28.04
  • Madrid
    Bilbao
      12:30 PM
      5:15 PM
    3 Aug
    ALSAALSA
    from $34.90
  • Madrid
    Bilbao
      7:00 PM
      11:15 PM
    3 Aug
    ALSAALSA
    from $35.56
  • Madrid
    Bilbao
      4:00 PM
      8:50 PM
    3 Aug
    ALSAALSA
    from $36.16
  • Madrid
    Bilbao
      4:15 PM
      8:50 PM
    3 Aug
    ALSAALSA
    from $36.16
  • Madrid
    Bilbao
      4:30 PM
      9:30 PM
    3 Aug
    ALSAALSA
    from $36.16
  • Madrid
    Bilbao
      6:00 PM
      10:15 PM
    3 Aug
    ALSAALSA
    from $36.16
  • Madrid
    Bilbao
      7:00 AM
      1:30 PM
    6 Aug
    Eurolines SuisseEurolines Suisse
    from $36.51
  • Madrid
    Bilbao
      7:15 AM
      1:30 PM
    6 Aug
    Eurolines SuisseEurolines Suisse
    from $36.51
  • Madrid
    Bilbao
      10:30 AM
      5:00 PM
    6 Aug
    Eurolines SuisseEurolines Suisse
    from $36.51
  • Madrid
    Bilbao
      10:45 AM
      5:00 PM
    6 Aug
    Eurolines SuisseEurolines Suisse
    from $36.51


  Train Madrid - Bilbao    201 mi
   Savings

The cheapest train connections from Madrid to Bilbao

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  • Madrid
    Bilbao
      8:00 AM
      1:04 PM
    3 Aug
    RenfeRenfe
    from $22.00
  • Madrid
    Bilbao
      8:00 AM
      1:04 PM
    3 Aug
    RenfeRenfe
    from $22.00
  • Madrid
    Bilbao
      8:00 AM
      1:04 PM
    3 Aug
    RenfeRenfe
    from $22.56
  • Madrid
    Bilbao
      8:00 AM
      1:04 PM
    3 Aug
    RenfeRenfe
    from $22.56


  Carpooling Madrid - Bilbao    201 mi
   Savings

The cheapest carpooling offers from Madrid to Bilbao

%No particular date in mind? Here are some of the cheapest rides for the next few days.
  • Madrid
    Bilbao
      6:30 PM
      10:30 PM
    23 Jul
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from $16.84
  • Madrid
    Bilbao
      8:30 PM
      12:40 AM
    30 Jul
    +1
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from $17.96
  • Madrid
    Bilbao
      9:30 AM
      2:20 PM
    24 Jul
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from $17.96
  • Madrid
    Bilbao
      2:40 PM
      6:50 PM
    22 Jul
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from $19.08


Current ticket prices

You'd like to go away for a few days but you're a bit short of money at the moment? Then the bus is the perfect option! Be aware though that it can be a bit tricky to find the best one. Basically, there's two things to consider. Number one is to compare prices. For the ride Bilbao - Madrid, fares currently start from $32.43. Number two is to compare travel times. To avoid having to spend too much time on the road, opt for the fastest bus. It will get you to your destination in .

Bus stops in Bilbao and Madrid

  Stations
Calle de Méndez Álvaro 83, 28045 Madrid (Spain)
Avd. de América , 28002 Madrid (Spain)
Calle de Méndez Álvaro 70, 28045 Madrid (Spain)

More on bus features and services

Buses are the ideal option for smart travelers who want to travel without spending too much money without compromising comfort. Most bus companies have renovated their fleet and taking the bus has become one of the most convenient modes of transportation available.

Among the many amenities, you'll be able to find free WiFi, take at least one piece of baggage in the baggage compartment, and carry-on baggage. Low-cost snacks and drinks are also offered by FlixBus. When taking a bus from Bilbao to Madrid, make sure you compare all available offers so that you find just the perfect bus.

On CheckMyBus you can find detailed information on departure times, the exact location of bus stops in Madrid and Bilbao as well as an overview of all available on-board features. We will always do our best to keep you up to date on special offers from our partners. Follow us on our social media channels for more info!

Bilbao and Madrid: Useful Info

Bilbao
354,860
Madrid
3.26 Million
Taxi
$6.85
$4.49
Bilbao
Madrid
A cab ride in Bilbao is 35% more expensive than in Madrid.
Local buses
$1.59
$1.68
Bilbao
Madrid
A bus fare in Bilbao is 6% cheaper than in Madrid.
Beer
$3.37
$3.37
Bilbao
Madrid
A large beer in Bilbao is 0% more expensive than in Madrid.
Water
$0.94
$0.78
Bilbao
Madrid
A bottle of water in Bilbao is 18% more expensive than in Madrid.
Meal
$16.61
$11.45
Bilbao
Madrid
A meal in Bilbao is 32% more expensive than in Madrid.
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