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Bilbao to Tarbes by bus

The journey from Bilbao to Tarbes by bus is 151.59 mi and takes 5 hr 28 min. There are 6 connections per day, with the first departure at 5:15 AM and the last at 10:15 PM. It is possible to travel from Bilbao to Tarbes by bus for as little as $17.44 or as much as $62.26. The best price for this journey is $17.44.

Lowest Price$17.44
Journey Duration5 hr 28 min
Connection per Day6
Lowest Price$17.44
Highest Price$62.26
First Departure5:15 AM
Last Departure10:15 PM
Distance151.59 mi
CarriersFlixBus, BlaBlaCar BusMore

Bilbao to Tarbes Bus Times

Departure date
Wednesday, May 22, 2024

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

On average, a bus ticket from Bilbao to Tarbes will cost you $42.66. However, there may be cheaper alternatives available. Virail will show you the lowest prices available for your chosen travel dates, which could be as little as $17.44. 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.
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Prices will vary when you travel from Bilbao to Tarbes. On average, though, you'll pay about $42.66 for a bus ticket. 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.

How much time will it take to go from Bilbao to Tarbes by bus?

With a distance of 151.59 mi between Bilbao and Tarbes, it will usually take 5 hr 28 min to complete the journey. This average figure may vary from day to day. Delays could be caused by unexpected weather conditions, roadworks or construction, local events, or other unforeseen circumstances. Remember that your journey may take longer than 5 hr 28 min. Make your plans with this in mind to avoid disappointment, particularly if you are traveling on a tight schedule. The journey from Bilbao to Tarbes covers a distance of 151.59 mi. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 5 hr 28 min. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 4 hr 25 min. For faster journeys, look for express routes. Please remember that these may only depart at certain times of day, or on particular days of the week. You may also find that you can go from Bilbao to Tarbes faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

When do departures from Bilbao to Tarbes leave?

In general, the first departure of the day will leave Bilbao at 5:15 AM, and the last departure will leave at 10:15 PM. However, it is important to remember that this is general information, and these journey times are not necessarily available every day. Timetables for each provider on the route from Bilbao to Tarbes can change from day to day or month to month. In particular, many providers offer different schedules on weekdays and weekends. Public holidays, local events, and seasonal timetables can also cause schedules to change. The first departure of the night from Bilbao to Tarbes leaves at 5:15 AM, while the last journey sets out at 10:15 PM. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Bilbao and Tarbes. However, different providers' timetables can vary from day to day or month to month, so these particular departures may not be available every day. Some providers may change their schedules on public holidays and weekends, or during the summer months. Check your travel dates when making your booking.

How many daily journeys are there from Bilbao to Tarbes?

If you want to get from Bilbao to Tarbes, you can travel with providers such as . You will find a maximum number of departures per day. On average, there are 6 departures per day. Book in advance to make sure that your journey will run smoothly and you depart at a time that suits you best. When you travel, you can look for direct journeys or other routes which offer connections and changes. On average, there are 2 direct journeys between Bilbao and Tarbes. If you don't mind changing along the way, you may find more options available to you. There are usually 4 journeys with at least one change. These numbers may vary depending on the time of year or day of the week. Some travelers prefer direct routes, particularly if they are carrying heavy suitcases or concerned about missing a connection. Others enjoy the flexibility offered by connecting journeys. Whatever you prefer, Virail can help you find the right options to suit you. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Bilbao to Tarbes. 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 Tarbes
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Bilbao to Tarbes.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Bilbao to Tarbes, 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 Tarbes.

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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The cheapest Bilbao - Tarbes bus tickets can be found for as low as $17.44 if you’re lucky, or $36.05 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $56.16.

Find the best day to travel to Tarbes by bus

When travelling to Tarbes 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.

Alsa, founded in 1923, is a prominent Spanish bus company that operates national and international routes. The company has grown to become one of the largest bus companies in Europe. Alsa provides a comprehensive range of services, including regular and express routes, luxury buses, and sleeper buses. Alsa, dedicated to sustainability, reduces its carbon footprint by using alternative fuels and energy-efficient technologies.

Established in 2018, BlaBlaCar Bus was born out of BlaBlaCar's acquisition of OUIBUS in November of that same year. The company officially launched in June 2019 and has since been offering long-distance bus services across Europe. Initially known as BlaBlaBus, the company went on to adopt the name Ouibus, before finally deciding on its present name, BlaBlaCar Bus. BlaBlaCar Bus operates a network of routes that link several cities, including Aix-en-Provence, Amsterdam, Barcelona, Brussels, Genoa, Lille, London, Lyon, Marseille, Milan, Nice, Paris, Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport, San Sebastián, and Turin.

FlixBus, a long-distance bus company, operates in both Europe and the United States. Founded in 2013, it has grown to become one of the largest bus operators in Europe, connecting over 2,500 destinations in 30 countries. Originating in Germany, FlixBus has expanded quickly to neighboring countries including France, Italy, Denmark, the Netherlands, and Croatia, while also offering regular services to Norway, Spain, and England. With affordable fares and comfortable amenities such as free Wi-Fi, power outlets, and onboard toilets, FlixBus provides a convenient and enjoyable travel experience.

SNCF, the French national railway company, offers TER, a comprehensive regional train service. TER (Transport Express Régional) trains connect cities, and villages within regions of France, offering local transportation for commuters and tourists as they explore the regional culture, landscape, and attractions through its vast network of regional routes. TER trains are slower than the high-speed trains but offer a more affordable and comfortable alternative for shorter journeys within the regions.

Ticket types and facilities from Bilbao to Tarbes

Compare the different ticket types and the facilities provided by TER when traveling from Bilbao to Tarbes.


TER train tickets have a fixed "Tarif Normal" fare and are valid for a single journey until midnight the day after validation in platform stamp machines. Some regions may offer off-peak discounts.
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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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TER trains are currently without WiFi services.
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Modern TER trains come equipped with power sockets.
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TER trains have no restrictions on the size of bags, as long as they are within your personal handling capability and can fit in designated luggage areas.
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Accès TER' offers specialized assistance for passengers with disabilities or reduced mobility, ensuring a seamless travel experience.
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TER trains do not provide onboard catering; consider bringing your refreshments.
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Traveling with a bike on TER trains is free, simply hang it or store it in designated areas on a first-come, first-served basis, booking not available.
Services on board FlixBus, BlaBlaCar Bus and Alsa from Bilbao to Tarbes
Compare services on board when travelling from Bilbao to Tarbes by bus.
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Bilbao to Tarbes CO2 Emissions by Bus


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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Bilbao to Tarbes?
A bus ticket from Bilbao to Tarbes is $42.66. 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 $17.44.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from Bilbao to Tarbes?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Bilbao to Tarbes is $17.44. 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 Tarbes by bus?
Bilbao to Tarbes is 151.59 mi.
How long does the bus between Bilbao and Tarbes take?
Bilbao to Tarbes is on average 5 hr 28 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 4 hr 25 min.
Which companies operate from Bilbao to Tarbes?
The bus journey from Bilbao to Tarbes is covered by 4 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: FlixBus, BlaBlaCar Bus, Alsa, TER and INTERCITÉS.
How many bus connections per day go from Bilbao to Tarbes?
Bilbao to Tarbes has 6 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from Bilbao to Tarbes leave?
The earliest bus from Bilbao to Tarbes departs at 5:15 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 Tarbes depart?
The latest bus from Bilbao to Tarbes departs at 10:15 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 Tarbes 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 $17.44 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.
How many direct connections depart from Bilbao to Tarbes?
There are on average 2 direct connection(s) from Bilbao to go to Tarbes.
What's the fastest journey time between Bilbao to Tarbes by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between Bilbao and Tarbes is 4 hr 25 min.
Is there a direct bus from Bilbao to Tarbes?
Yes, there is a direct bus between Bilbao and Tarbes.
What are the CO2 emissions for Bilbao to Tarbes by bus?
The bus journey from Bilbao to Tarbes creates 18.3kg of CO2 emissions.

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