Valence to Bilbao by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    12hr 54m
  • Distance
    660 kilometres
  • Trains per day
  • Avg. journey time
    25hr 48m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Valence to Bilbao by train

Fast trains from Valence to Bilbao take around 12 hours and 54 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 660 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Valence and Bilbao.

1. Are there direct trains from Valence to Bilbao?

Journeys between Valence and Bilbao usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 18 departures on the route from Valence to Bilbao every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 16 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Valence to Bilbao?

The Valence to Bilbao train travel time is normally about 12 hours and 54 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Valence to Bilbao train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Bilbao is usually scheduled to depart Valence around 07:42 and the last train is around 23:22. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Valence around 07:43, and the last at 23:21.

When to book Valence to Bilbao train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 4 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Valence to Bilbao by train.

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Which train companies operate between Valence and Bilbao?

More than one train company operates on the route from Valence to Bilbao, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • AVE
  • Alvia
  • FS100
  • Intercity
  • T.G.V.
  • TGV
  • Trenhotel

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.