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Bilbao to Alicante by bus

The journey from Bilbao to Alicante by bus is 363.37 mi and takes 9 hr 13 min. There are 16 connections per day, with the first departure at 1:00 AM and the last at 9:15 PM. It is possible to travel from Bilbao to Alicante by bus for as little as $52.46 or as much as $145.36. The best price for this journey is $52.46.

Lowest Price$52.46
Journey Duration9 hr 13 min
Connection per Day16
Lowest Price$52.46
Highest Price$145.36
First Departure1:00 AM
Last Departure9:15 PM
Distance363.37 mi
DepartureBilbao
ArrivalAlicante
CarriersRenfe, IryoMore

Bilbao to Alicante Bus Times

Departure date
Sunday, Mar 3, 2024

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How much does it cost to get from Bilbao to Alicante by bus?

Prices will vary when you travel from Bilbao to Alicante. On average, though, you'll pay about $93.09 for a bus ticket. You can find bus tickets for prices as low as $52.46, but it may require some flexibility with your travel plans. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper bus tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest bus tickets.
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On average, a bus ticket from Bilbao to Alicante will cost you $93.09. If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest bus tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.

How long does the journey from Bilbao to Alicante take by bus?

The distance between Bilbao to Alicante is approximately 363.37 mi. In general, it will take you about 9 hr 13 min to complete the journey between the two cities. However, it is important to remember that journey times may vary according to a number of factors, including seasonal weather conditions, local events or diversions, and the type of terrain that must be crossed. Keep this in mind if you are intending to make a later connection, and always plan accordingly. The journey between Bilbao and Alicante runs for about 363.37 mi and usually takes approximately 9 hr 13 min. However, this figure is an average and will vary according to a number of factors. Depending on the method of transport that you choose, you might be able to arrive in less time. The shortest time in which you can complete this journey is 7 hr 52 min. If you are trying to get from Bilbao to Alicante as quickly as possible, look for express routes or non-stopping services. Direct routes are not always the fastest way to travel. At times, you may even find a quicker route that involves a connection in another city.

How many daily journeys are there from Bilbao to Alicante?

The route from Bilbao to Alicante is served by providers including . From this list of transport providers, there are up to departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from Bilbao 16 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Bilbao to Alicante, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of 4 direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 12 journeys with one change or more each day. These numbers are all averages. They can slightly vary depending on the day of the week, the season of the year, local festivals, and other factors. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Bilbao to Alicante. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap bus tickets from Bilbao to Alicante
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Bilbao to Alicante.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Bilbao to Alicante, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Bilbao to Alicante.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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Price as departure date approaches

Bus companies may charge higher ticket prices as the date of departure approaches. Prices in the next days can range from around $52.46 to $95.52 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 45% on your trip!

Find the best day to travel to Alicante by bus

When travelling to Alicante by bus, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Carriers on this route

Find out more about the carriers on this route.

Iryo is a Spanish high-speed train operator, founded in 2019 and serving Spain's major cities such as Madrid, Barcelona, Malaga, Seville, Valencia and Zaragoza. iryo operates on the national rail network in Spain, using the latest AVE high-speed trains to transport passengers at speeds of up to 310 km/h.

Ticket types and facilities from Bilbao to Alicante

Compare the different ticket types and the facilities provided by Iryo when traveling from Bilbao to Alicante.

Singular

The "Singular fare" offers flexibility for entrepreneurs and companies with personalized customer service from iryo assistants.
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food_and_drink Food and drink
air_con Air conditioning
bicycle Bicycle

Inicial

iryo's Inicial fare provides affordable travel without compromising on comfort or service.
wifi WiFi
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luggage Luggage
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food_and_drink Food and drink
air_con Air conditioning
bicycle Bicycle

Singular ONLY YOU

The "Singular Only YOU" fare is designed for entrepreneurs and companies, providing the best conditions for changes and cancellations in the ticket.
wifi WiFi
power_sockets Power sockets
luggage Luggage
accessibility Accessibility
food_and_drink Food and drink
air_con Air conditioning
bicycle Bicycle

Infinita

Infinita is iryo's all-inclusive fare that offers the best travel options with flexibility and comfort.
wifi WiFi
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food_and_drink Food and drink
air_con Air conditioning
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Facility Description

Find out more about the different facilities available onboard with each carrier on this route.

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Connect to free WiFi on iryo trains in any class. Enjoy movies, TV shows, live news, and Spotify for entertainment.
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Every seat on iryo trains comes with power sockets, and those in the Infinita and Singular Cafe class boast additional USB ports.
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On iryo trains, flexible baggage policy lets you travel comfortably with up to 3 pieces of luggage, including a piece of hand luggage. Maximum size for 2 larger pieces is 85x55x35cm, while hand luggage must be 36x27x15cm. Total weight limit is 25kg.
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iryo trains are designed for inclusivity, offering designated seats for passengers with reduced mobility and ensuring step-free access during both boarding and disembarking.
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iryo offers quality menus for all classes. Find the onboard restaurant/bar usually close to coach 2. For Infinita Class passengers, meals are served at your seat, but remember to book 24 hours in advance.
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Enjoy fresh and comfortable air on the ETR1000 train; its cutting-edge air-conditioning system refreshes the entire carriage's air in just 3 minutes, ensuring a generous 35 m3/h of fresh outside air for every passenger.
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On Iryo trains, you can bring along one disassembled bicycle or electric scooter per coach, as long as it's tucked into a bag and stays within 90x120x40cm. It's free to transport! Just keep in mind that you'll handle the loading, safekeeping, and unloading. Also, be considerate of other passengers' comfort and safety, and remember any damages caused are on you.
Services on board Iryo, Bilman Bus and Alsa from Bilbao to Alicante
Compare services on board when travelling from Bilbao to Alicante by bus.
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Bilbao to Alicante CO2 Emissions by Bus

Ecology
Train
40.94kg
Bus
43.86kg
Flight
116.96kg
Car
93.57kg

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Bilbao to Alicante?
A bus ticket from Bilbao to Alicante is $93.09. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $52.46.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from Bilbao to Alicante?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Bilbao to Alicante is $52.46. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Bilbao and Alicante by bus?
Bilbao to Alicante is 363.37 mi.
How long does the bus between Bilbao and Alicante take?
Bilbao to Alicante is on average 9 hr 13 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 7 hr 52 min.
Which companies operate from Bilbao to Alicante?
The bus journey from Bilbao to Alicante is covered by 3 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: Renfe, Iryo, Bilman Bus and Alsa.
How many bus connections per day go from Bilbao to Alicante?
Bilbao to Alicante has 16 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from Bilbao to Alicante leave?
The earliest bus from Bilbao to Alicante departs at 1:00 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last bus from Bilbao to Alicante depart?
The latest bus from Bilbao to Alicante departs at 9:15 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Bilbao to Alicante in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest bus ticket we have found is $52.46 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
From which stations can I leave from Bilbao to Alicante?
There are 3 station(s) that you can depart from Bilbao to go to Alicante. You can go from Castrejana Carretera Zorroza-Castrejana,, Bilbao Estación de Autobuses and Bilbao Abando and you can arrive at Alicante Estación de Autobuses, Alicante San Gabriel, Alicante-Terminal and Alicante Aeropuerto.
How many direct connections depart from Bilbao to Alicante?
There are on average 4 direct connection(s) from Bilbao to go to Alicante.
What's the fastest journey time between Bilbao to Alicante by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between Bilbao and Alicante is 7 hr 52 min.
Is there a direct bus from Bilbao to Alicante?
Yes, there is a direct bus between Bilbao and Alicante.
What are the CO2 emissions for Bilbao to Alicante by bus?
The bus journey from Bilbao to Alicante creates 43.86kg of CO2 emissions.

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