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Madrid to Bilbao Trains

AVG daily departures2
AVG ticket cost€42
Average travel time4 h 43 m
Average speed85 km/h
Distance401 km

Madrid to Bilbao Train: Distance, Timetable & Tickets

Aside from its exceptional wines and delectable cuisine, Spain boasts an impressive rail network that connects its major cities seamlessly. The regions between Madrid and Bilbao boast excellent connectivity, with trains departing nearly every hour. A train journey is not only convenient and efficient, but also cost-effective. Moreover, train stations are conveniently located in each city, making them an obvious choice. When you choose the train over the road, you can significantly reduce your travel time, which can make travel between Madrid and Bilbao, for instance, much more convenient.

High-Speed Trains from Madrid to Bilbao

2 fastest trains from Madrid to Bilbao

10:21 PM
4 h 43 m
05:38 PM
11:59 AM
4 h 44 m
07:15 AM
Shortest travel time4 h 43 m
Longest travel time4 h 44 m
Avg. daily departures:2

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