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Travel from Saint-Jean-de-Luz to Bilbao by train in 22 hours 46 minutes

If you want to know more about the journey from Saint-Jean-de-Luz to Bilbao by train, look no further!

The average journey time from Saint-Jean-de-Luz to Bilbao by train is 22 hours 46 minutes, although on the fastest services it can take just 22 hours 46 minutes. You'll usually find 1 train per day traveling the 104 km between these two destinations. You'll need to make 2 changes along the way as there are no direct services to Bilbao.

Book train tickets from Saint-Jean-de-Luz to Bilbao in advance instead of buying them on the day and they can start from $42.68. We'll always highlight the cheapest prices when you search in our Journey Planner.

Ready to book? Start your search for cheap train tickets with us today. Keep reading for more information, including our train schedule where you can view first and last train times, as well as tips on how to find cheap train tickets.

Saint-Jean-de-Luz to Bilbao by train

It takes an average of 22h 46m to travel from Saint-Jean-de-Luz to Bilbao by train, over a distance of around 64 miles (104 km). There are normally 1 train per day traveling from Saint-Jean-de-Luz to Bilbao and tickets for this journey start from $42.68 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 22h 46m
PriceFrom $42.68
Distance64 miles (104 km)
Frequency1 train per day
First train14:18
Last train14:18
Departure stationSaint-Jean-de-Luz
Arrival stationBilbao
Changes2 changes
Train and bus operatorsBlaBlaBus

Cheap train tickets from Saint-Jean-de-Luz to Bilbao

The price of train tickets from Saint-Jean-de-Luz to Bilbao starts at $42.68 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. Booking on the day is usually more expensive and costs can vary depending on the time of day, route or class.

Book in advance

Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from Saint-Jean-de-Luz to Bilbao by booking early.§

Be flexible with your travel times

Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.

Choose a slower or connecting train

On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!

Look out for special deals

Take a look at our handy guides to find out when train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap European train tickets for your journey.

For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.

§Some train companies may not offer any Advance ticket types or cheaper deals for early bookings. On rare occasions, train companies may choose to release special offers closer to the date on last-minute or late-release tickets. This is dependent on the individual train operating company you travel with.

FAQs for Saint-Jean-de-Luz to Bilbao

Want to know more about your journey from Saint-Jean-de-Luz to Bilbao? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Saint-Jean-de-Luz to Bilbao take?

The average journey time by train between Saint-Jean-de-Luz and Bilbao is 22 hours and 46 minutes, with around 1 train per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Saint-Jean-de-Luz and Bilbao by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Saint-Jean-de-Luz to Bilbao is 22 hours and 46 minutes.

How much does the train from Saint-Jean-de-Luz to Bilbao cost?

Train tickets from Saint-Jean-de-Luz to Bilbao can start from as little as $42.68 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

Is there a direct train from Saint-Jean-de-Luz to Bilbao?

No, there are no direct train services from Saint-Jean-de-Luz to Bilbao. Travelling from Saint-Jean-de-Luz to Bilbao by train will require a minimum of 2 changes.

What time does the first train from Saint-Jean-de-Luz to Bilbao leave?

The first train from Saint-Jean-de-Luz to Bilbao leaves at 14:18. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Saint-Jean-de-Luz to Bilbao leave?

The last train from Saint-Jean-de-Luz to Bilbao leaves at 14:18. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Saint-Jean-de-Luz and Bilbao by train?

Trains travelling from Saint-Jean-de-Luz to Bilbao cover a distance of around 64 miles (104 km) during the journey.

The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Saint-Jean-de-Luz to Bilbao for a typical week day using timetable data for . On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 03/07/2020 for travel on 03/07/2020 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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