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Milan to Bilbao by train

The journey from Milan to Bilbao by train is 617.48 mi and takes 22 hr 10 min. There are 1 connections per day, with the first departure at 1:05 PM and the last at 1:05 PM. It is possible to travel from Milan to Bilbao by train for as little as $181.63 or as much as $181.63. The best price for this journey is $181.63.

Lowest Price$181.63
Journey Duration22 hr 10 min
Connection per Day1
Lowest Price$181.63
Highest Price$181.63
First Departure1:05 PM
Last Departure1:05 PM
Distance617.48 mi
DepartureMilan
ArrivalBilbao
CarriersEuroCity, FlixBus

Milan to Bilbao Train Times

Departure date
Wednesday, May 22, 2024

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How can I get the cheapest train tickets to travel from Milan to Bilbao?

The cheapest train tickets from Milan to Bilbao cost $181.63. On average, you can expect to spend around $181.63 for your train ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper train tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Milan to Bilbao.
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When you're traveling from Milan to Bilbao, you can expect to pay an average of approximately $181.63. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest train tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as train ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper train tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.

How long is the journey from Milan to Bilbao by train?

With a distance of 617.48 mi between Milan and Bilbao, it will usually take 22 hr 10 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 22 hr 10 min. Make your plans with this in mind to avoid disappointment, particularly if you are traveling on a tight schedule. The distance between Milan and Bilbao is around 617.48 mi. Depending on the exact route and provider you travel with, your journey time can vary. On average, this journey will take approximately 22 hr 10 min. However, the fastest routes between Milan and Bilbao take 22 hr 10 min. If a fast journey is a priority for you when traveling, look out for express services that may get you there faster. Some flexibility may be necessary when booking. Often, these services only leave at particular times of day - or even on certain days of the week. You may also find a faster journey by taking an indirect route and connecting in another station along the way.

What time are the departures from Milan to Bilbao?

In general, the first departure of the day will leave Milan at 1:05 PM, and the last departure will leave at 1:05 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 Milan to Bilbao 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 Milan to Bilbao leaves at 1:05 PM, while the last journey sets out at 1:05 PM. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Milan and Bilbao. 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.

When traveling from Milan to Bilbao by train, which stations can I use?

Depending on the type of transport, and the provider you decide to use for your journey, you will be able to depart Milan from the following stations: Rho - Fiera Milano,Milan (Malpensa Aeroporto Terminal 1),Milano, Lampugnano,MILANO,Milan Linate Airport (LIN),Milano Cadorna,Milano, Sesto San Giovanni,Milan Rogoredo,Milano - Porta Garibaldi,Milan Bergamo Airport (BGY),Milan - San Donato,Milano Centrale,Milano, Lambrate. Arriving at Bilbao, your route will pass through all or some of the following stations: Bilbao Abando,Bilbao - Kastrexana,Bilbao, Estación de Autobuses. Not all transport providers serve every station, so check in advance to see exactly where your route takes you. You may need to use another form of transport to get from one station to another or to your final destination when you arrive in Bilbao.

How many daily journeys are there from Milan to Bilbao?

The route from Milan to Bilbao 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 Milan 1 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Milan to Bilbao, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of 0 direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 1 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 Milan to Bilbao. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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

Book in advance and save

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

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.

Best time to book Milan to Bilbao travel

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Best time to book cheap train tickets from Milan to Bilbao

The cheapest Milan - Bilbao train tickets can be found for as low as $55.52 if you’re lucky, or $208.58 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $553.50.

Find the best day to travel to Bilbao by train

When travelling to Bilbao by train, 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.

Eurocity (EC) trains are specifically designed for short and long-distance travel, connecting major cities in various European countries as part of the extensive international train services. Eurocity (EC) trains are operated by a range of national railway companies across Europe, including Deutsche Bahn (Germany), SNCF (France), Trenitalia (Italy), SBB (Switzerland), and ÖBB (Austria). The Eurocity (EC) service offers regular schedules and convenient connections between prominent cities like Paris, Berlin, Milan, and Vienna.

Ticket types and facilities from Milan to Bilbao

Compare the different ticket types and the facilities provided by EuroCity when traveling from Milan to Bilbao.

Second Class

With Deutsche Bahn's Eurocity trains, a second-class ticket guarantees you a more affordable journey. Throughout your trip, you can access basic facilities like electrical outlets, air conditioning, and a bar carriage.
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First Class

If you wish to elevate your travel experience in a quieter place with additional services such as adjustable seats, more legroom, catering service, and seat selection, you can opt for the first-class tickets on Deutsche Bahn's Eurocity trains.
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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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DB's EC trains feature recently updated coaches equipped with power sockets.
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Deutsche Bahn is progressively adding free WiFi to their EC trains.
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On DB Eurocity trains, you can bring any amount of luggage without restrictions. Store small bags either in the overhead racks or beneath your seats. For bigger luggage items, use the racks found in the compartments or close to the exterior doors.
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The Mobility Service assists with boarding, disembarking, and train transitions. Additionally, the staff is ready to address any inquiries or provide support to ensure a smooth journey.
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On EC trains, dine in the onboard restaurant or grab a quick bite from the bistro. First Class passengers receive complimentary meals at their seat. DB provides diverse, locally-sourced food options, including vegetarian and vegan choices.
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DB's EC trains now boast modernized carriages with air conditioning.
Services on board EuroCity and FlixBus from Milan to Bilbao
Compare services on board when travelling from Milan to Bilbao by train.
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Milan to Bilbao CO2 Emissions by Train

Ecology
Train
69.56kg
Bus
74.53kg
Flight
198.75kg
Car
159kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Milan to Bilbao by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Milan and Bilbao are 69.56kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Milan and Bilbao? By taking the train between Milan and Bilbao you will save 129.19kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 4.97kg compared to a bus and 89.44kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Milan to Bilbao?
A train ticket from Milan to Bilbao is $181.63. 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 $181.63.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Milan to Bilbao?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Milan to Bilbao is $181.63. 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 Milan and Bilbao by train?
Milan to Bilbao is 617.48 mi.
How long does the train between Milan and Bilbao take?
Milan to Bilbao is on average 22 hr 10 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 22 hr 10 min.
Which companies operate from Milan to Bilbao?
The train journey from Milan to Bilbao is covered by 1 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: EuroCity and FlixBus.
How many train connections per day go from Milan to Bilbao?
Milan to Bilbao has 1 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Milan to Bilbao leave?
The earliest train from Milan to Bilbao departs at 1:05 PM. 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 train from Milan to Bilbao depart?
The latest train from Milan to Bilbao departs at 1:05 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 Milan to Bilbao in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest train ticket we have found is $181.63 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.
What's the fastest journey time between Milan to Bilbao by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Milan and Bilbao is 22 hr 10 min.
Is there a direct train from Milan to Bilbao?
Yes, there is a direct train between Milan and Bilbao.
What are the CO2 emissions for Milan to Bilbao by train?
The train journey from Milan to Bilbao creates 69.56kg of CO2 emissions.

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