BIO AIRPORT OF BILBAO
Location: 12km. away from Bilbao
There is a bus service (Bizkaibus) that links the city with the airport every 20 minutes and with several stops in the Bilbao city center (Line A3247: Bilbao-Aeropuerto). Bus tickets are directly available from the driver. The bus ticket is around 3 euros (big notes are not allowed).
At the airport, the bus departures are in front of the Arrivals Terminal. The stops in Bilbao include: 1) Alameda Recalde, 14; 2) Gran Vía (Regional Government Office), and 3) Gran Vía, 74. The final stop is the Bus Terminal (“Termibus”, Garellano street, 1).
The Termibus Bus Terminal provides additional connections with the underground trains (Metro Bilbao, San Mamés station), regional trains (Euskotren) and Spanish trains (Renfe)
The bus service between the city and the airport starts at the Bus terminal and has intermediate stops in: 1) Gran Vía, 79; 2) Plaza Moyua, and 3) Alameda Recalde, before reaching the airport.
Trip: 15-20 minutes. Taxis are located in front of the Arrivals Hall. A ride to the center of Bilbao costs around 25€.
The AP-8 motorway (part of E-5, E70 and E-80) goes to Donostia/San Sebastián and Irún, and continues on to Bordeaux and Paris.
The AP-68 motorway (E-804) links with central Spain, Madrid and Portugal
Medium and long distance trains, operated by RENFE, arrive at main railway station (“Abando Indalecio Prieto Station”), in the city center. Other short-distance and regional trains operated by EuskoTren and Feve connect to regional destinations in Northern Spain.
National and international buses with destination to Bilbao arrive at the Bilbobus bus terminal (Garellano street, 1).
Ferries from the UK (Porstsmouth) arrive at the Santurtzi terminal (14 km from Bilbao) three times a week, carrying people and vehicles.