Bus Bilbao to Madrid and return

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Bus ticket prices from Bilbao to Madrid typically start from $36.69. With our smart bus search, you'll find the ideal travel option. Just pick one of the rides offered by FlixBus, Eurolines Suisse, Movelia, Marino Autolinee and . The fastest bus from Madrid to Bilbao only takes 14h 20m. Just click the "Find Now" button to see all available buses and pick the best option!

Bilbao to Madrid Bus Information

Cheapest Bus$36.35
Fastest Bus4h 15m
Distance200.7 miles
Bus CompaniesALSA, Eurolines Suisse, FlixBus
  Bus Bilbao - Madrid    201 mi
Ø Bus connections8 x
Savings-25%

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
      11:30 PM
      4:50 AM
    12 May
    +1
    ALSAALSA
    from $36.35
  • Bilbao
    Madrid
      10:00 PM
      2:35 AM
    8 Feb
    +1
    ALSAALSA
    from $36.35
  • Bilbao
    Madrid
      6:00 PM
      10:15 PM
    8 Apr
    Eurolines Suisse
    from $36.35
  • Bilbao
    Madrid
      6:00 PM
      10:15 PM
    29 Jan
    Eurolines Suisse
    from $36.35
  • Bilbao
    Madrid
      6:00 PM
      10:15 PM
    13 Feb
    ALSAALSA
    from $36.35
  • Bilbao
    Madrid
      6:00 PM
      10:15 PM
    19 Jan
    ALSAALSA
    from $36.35
  • Bilbao
    Madrid
      2:00 PM
      6:50 PM
    30 Jan
    ALSAALSA
    from $36.35
  • Bilbao
    Madrid
      4:00 PM
      8:45 PM
    30 Jan
    ALSAALSA
    from $36.35
  • Bilbao
    Madrid
      6:00 PM
      10:15 PM
    30 Jan
    ALSAALSA
    from $36.35
  • Bilbao
    Madrid
      6:45 AM
      9:05 PM
    11 Feb
    FlixBus
    from $36.69
  • Bilbao
    Madrid
      6:45 AM
      9:05 PM
    18 Jan
    FlixBus
    from $36.69
  • Bilbao
    Madrid
      6:45 AM
      9:05 PM
    19 Jan
    FlixBus
    from $36.69
  • Bilbao
    Madrid
      6:45 AM
      9:05 PM
    27 Jan
    FlixBus
    from $36.69
  • Bilbao
    Madrid
      2:50 PM
      8:35 AM
    27 Jan
    +1
    FlixBus
    from $48.16


  Train Bilbao - Madrid    201 mi
   Savings

The cheapest train connections from Bilbao to Madrid

%No particular date in mind? Here's a selection of the cheapest train tickets for the next few days.
  • Bilbao
    Madrid
      5:00 PM
      10:06 PM
    29 Jan
    RenfeRenfe
    from $17.27
  • Bilbao
    Madrid
      5:00 PM
      10:06 PM
    29 Jan
    RenfeRenfe
    from $22.49
  • Bilbao
    Madrid
      9:20 AM
      2:28 PM
    29 Jan
    OUI.sncfOUI.sncf
    from $57.02
  • Bilbao
    Madrid
      9:42 AM
      3:57 PM
    29 Jan
    OUI.sncfOUI.sncf
    from $63.56


  Carpooling Bilbao - Madrid    201 mi
   Savings

The cheapest carpooling offers from Bilbao to Madrid

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  • Bilbao
    Madrid
      11:30 AM
      3:30 PM
    19 Jan
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from $19.50
  • Bilbao
    Madrid
      4:00 PM
      8:20 PM
    27 Jan
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from $19.50
  • Bilbao
    Madrid
      5:00 PM
      9:00 PM
    27 Jan
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from $19.50
  • Bilbao
    Madrid
      5:00 PM
      9:40 PM
    27 Jan
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from $21.80


  Bus Madrid - Bilbao    201 mi
Ø Bus connections8 x
Savings-19%

The cheapest bus routes from Madrid to Bilbao

%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
  • Madrid
    Bilbao
      10:00 PM
      2:15 AM
    15 Feb
    +1
    ALSAALSA
    from $36.35
  • Madrid
    Bilbao
      10:00 PM
      2:15 AM
    10 Feb
    +1
    ALSAALSA
    from $36.35
  • Madrid
    Bilbao
      7:00 PM
      11:15 PM
    8 Apr
    Eurolines Suisse
    from $36.35
  • Madrid
    Bilbao
      10:00 PM
      2:15 AM
    28 Apr
    +1
    Eurolines Suisse
    from $36.35
  • Madrid
    Bilbao
      4:00 PM
      8:30 PM
    3 Feb
    ALSAALSA
    from $36.35
  • Madrid
    Bilbao
      4:30 PM
      9:30 PM
    3 Feb
    ALSAALSA
    from $36.35
  • Madrid
    Bilbao
      6:00 PM
      10:15 PM
    3 Feb
    ALSAALSA
    from $36.35
  • Madrid
    Bilbao
      7:00 PM
      11:15 PM
    3 Feb
    ALSAALSA
    from $36.35
  • Madrid
    Bilbao
      10:00 PM
      2:15 AM
    3 Feb
    +1
    ALSAALSA
    from $36.35
  • Madrid
    Bilbao
      8:00 AM
      11:30 PM
    3 Feb
    FlixBus
    from $36.69
  • Madrid
    Bilbao
      8:00 AM
      11:30 PM
    25 Jan
    FlixBus
    from $40.13
  • Madrid
    Bilbao
      8:00 AM
      11:30 PM
    18 Jan
    FlixBus
    from $44.62
  • Madrid
    Bilbao
      8:40 PM
      3:00 PM
    22 Feb
    +1
    FlixBus
    from $44.72
  • Madrid
    Bilbao
      8:40 PM
      3:00 PM
    18 Jan
    +1
    FlixBus
    from $44.72


  Train Madrid - Bilbao    201 mi
   Savings

The cheapest train connections from Madrid to Bilbao

%No particular date in mind? Here's a selection of the cheapest train tickets for the next few days.
  • Madrid
    Bilbao
      8:00 AM
      1:04 PM
    29 Jan
    RenfeRenfe
    from $22.49
  • Madrid
    Bilbao
      8:00 AM
      1:04 PM
    29 Jan
    RenfeRenfe
    from $22.49
  • Madrid
    Bilbao
      8:00 AM
      1:04 PM
    29 Jan
    RenfeRenfe
    from $23.06
  • Madrid
    Bilbao
      8:00 AM
      1:04 PM
    29 Jan
    RenfeRenfe
    from $23.06


  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
      2:10 PM
      6:20 PM
    15 Feb
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from $17.21
  • Madrid
    Bilbao
      6:00 PM
      9:50 PM
    18 Jan
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from $18.36
  • Madrid
    Bilbao
      2:00 PM
      6:00 PM
    22 Jan
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from $19.50
  • Madrid
    Bilbao
      5:40 PM
      9:40 PM
    25 Jan
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from $19.50


Current ticket prices

Traveling by bus is one of the cheapest options for discovering new countries or visiting family members. Your trip Bilbao - Madrid can be booked for as little as $36.69. The operator, which is offering the cheapest fares at the moment, is . We highly recommend not booking last-minute, however, because if you do so you might have to pay up to $44.72.

Bus stops in Bilbao and Madrid

  Stations
Avd. de América , 28002 Madrid (Spain)
Calle de Méndez Álvaro 83, 28045 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
$7.00
$4.58
Bilbao
Madrid
A cab ride in Bilbao is 35% more expensive than in Madrid.
Local buses
$1.63
$1.72
Bilbao
Madrid
A bus fare in Bilbao is 6% cheaper than in Madrid.
Beer
$3.44
$3.44
Bilbao
Madrid
A large beer in Bilbao is 0% more expensive than in Madrid.
Water
$0.96
$0.80
Bilbao
Madrid
A bottle of water in Bilbao is 17% more expensive than in Madrid.
Meal
$16.98
$11.70
Bilbao
Madrid
A meal in Bilbao is 32% more expensive than in Madrid.
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