Bilbao to Vigo by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    12hr 59m
  • Distance
    486 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
  • Avg. journey time
    18hr 58m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Bilbao to Vigo by train

Fast trains from Bilbao to Vigo take around 12 hours and 59 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 486 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Bilbao and Vigo.

1. Are there direct trains from Bilbao to Vigo?

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

We usually find at least one departure on the route from Bilbao to Vigo every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 2 departures.

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

The Bilbao to Vigo train travel time is normally about 12 hours and 59 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the only train to Vigo is usually scheduled to depart Bilbao around 09:20. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Bilbao around 09:42, and the last at 17:00.

When to book Bilbao to Vigo train tickets?

Trains in Spain 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 Bilbao to Vigo by train.

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Which train companies operate between Bilbao and Vigo?

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

  • Alvia
  • Avant
  • Intercity
  • Media Distancia
  • 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.

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