Milan to Bilbao route details

Route overview
Avg. journey time28h 14m
Fare range€116-€355
Distance993km
First & last trains
First train departs at08:45
Last train departs at16:08
Fastest journey
Fastest route27h 59m
Changes4 changes
Stations
Origin StationMilan
Destination StationBilbao

Train times for Tue 6 Dec

08:45
13:04
Milan
Bilbao
28h 19m4 changes
09:05
13:04
Milan
Bilbao
27h 59m5 changes
16:08
20:32
Milan
Bilbao
28h 24m4 changes

When is the best time to buy tickets?

Buying tickets in advance can save you money. Prices for train journeys from Milan to Bilbao start at €162.50 when you book at least 28 days in advance.*

28 days
in advance
Find this ticket!
€162.50
1 day
in advance
€258.74
Avg. single price
On the day
€277.43
Avg. single price

What is the minimum price of a ticket from Milan to Bilbao?

The minimum price of a train ticket from Milan to Bilbao is €116.1. To buy train tickets from Milan to Bilbao for the lowest price possible, we recommend that you book your tickets as early as possible. Tickets go on sale usually 3 months in advance, yet in some rare cases this can be up to 6 months. For more precise information on when you can book your tickets or whether there are any promotional sales, click here.

How long does it take to travel from Milan to Bilbao by train?

The average journey time between Milan and Bilbao is 28 hours and 14 minutes and the fastest journey time is 27 hours and 59 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 3 trains per day travelling from Milan to Bilbao. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What time is the first and last train of the day from Milan to Bilbao?

The first train from Milan to Bilbao departs at 08:45. The last train from Milan to Bilbao departs at 16:08. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services. Alternatively, some popular routes may run throughout the night at a reduced frequency. There may also be less services on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Are there direct train services between Milan and Bilbao?

No, it is not possible to travel from Milan to Bilbao without having to change trains. To travel from Milan to Bilbao will require a minimum of 4 changes. More changes may be necessary on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

How do I get back to Milan?

By train, of course. See trains from Bilbao to Milan.

  • *Average prices for adult tickets in economy. Discount cards and coach journey excluded. Prices are based on searches made by our customers over the past 6 months. “14 days in advance” includes days 13 and 15.
  • **The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Milan to Bilbao for a typical week day using timetable data for 06/12/2016. 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 25/08/2017 for travel on 25/08/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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