Bilbao to Madrid

Bilbao to Madrid Madrid to Bilbao
Between Bilbao and Madrid we found up to 48 bus departures, including 10 night buses. The earliest bus departure from Bilbao is at 01:00 arriving to Madrid at 05:45 the same day. While the latest bus departure is at 22:00 and arrives at 02:45 the following day. The prices for the cheapest one way adult tickets range from €30 to €76.

Traveling by bus from Bilbao to Madrid

The shortest travel distance between Bilbao and Madrid is 396 km. The fastest bus which departs at 09:00 has a travel time of 04:10h. The longest travel time on the route is 06:50h. Depending on the selected departure, the following amenities are available: air condition, wifi and toilet.

Overnight buses

If you want to travel overnight and save money on accommodation or arrive in Madrid earlier, there are 10 night buses from Bilbao to Madrid. The overnight buses depart between 20:00 and 22:00 and arrive between 00:45 and 02:45 the following day. Below are the most popular night departures to Madrid:

Bus companies

Alsa is the name of the carrier operating this route. This company has not been rated yet.


Departure and arrival stations

If you're wanting more detailed information about either Bilbao or Madrid, including general information, station and stop information and other popular routes, you can follow the links below.
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You can see information about the departure station and stops Bilbao here

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You can see information about the arrival station and stops Madrid here

Cheapest ticket prices

Adult ticket: €30 (One-Way) or €60 (Return).

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Other popular destinations from Madrid

If you're looking for inspiration as to where to travel next once you've reached Madrid, here is the list of the most popular travel combinations that our clients have previously purchased their tickets for:

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