Ferry to Bilbao


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Book a ferry to Bilbao with AFerry. Ferries to Bilbao, in Spain, are available from England. You can take a ferry to Bilbao from Portsmouth.

Bilbao Ferry Companies

Ferries to and from Bilbao are operated by Brittany Ferries. When you search for a ferry to Bilbao, we will always show a range of times just in case it's cheaper earlier or later than the time you select. We'll also show you results for similar ports like Santander to help you find the best times and prices to suit your plans.

Bilbao ferries with Brittany Ferries are known for their comfort and high levels of service, and you will feel like your holiday has begun the moment you step on board. Travelling to Bilbao will be easy and hassle free. Start by making your booking today, it's quick and easy.

Latest prices

Route Price Fare Details
Portsmouth - Bilbao
(Brittany Ferries)
  • Booked: Tuesday, 30 July 2019
  • Travel: Tuesday, 15 October 2019 (One Way)
  • Car + 2

Bilbao Routes

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About Bilbao

The city of Bilbao, Spain's biggest port and the 6th largest city, is situated in the heart of the Basque Country and is a good place to see the regions attractions.

The ferry port of Bilbao is situated in the centre of the European Atlantic coast, on the eastern side of the Bay of Biscay. This advantaged geographic location enables Port of Bilbao to link with the main international ports, especially links with both the American continent and the north of Europe.

After 700 years of acting as a port, nowadays over 200 maritime services link Bilbao with 500 ports worldwide. The Port of Bilbao meets the highest operational capacity requirements. Last year, Port of Bilbao handled over 110,000 passengers.

Taking the ferry from the port of Portsmouth to Bilbao enables you not to have to drive the long distance travel through France. As a major city in Northern Spain, Bilbao is a great place should you be going on an onward journey into Spain. You can book your Bilbao ferry tickets here at AFerry.

Ferries to and from Bilbao

Brittany Ferries boats offer comfortable lounge areas, internet access and a wide range of bars and restaurants. You will also find cinemas, children's entertainment and disco clubs on board some vessels. All this means you will never be bored aboard a Brittany Ferries ferry!

Bilbao Ferry Port Services

Bilbao Ferry Port offers a full range of services and facilities.

So, what are you waiting for? Book your ferry to or from Bibao safely, easily and quickly with AFerry! For more information on travelling to Spain by ferry from the UK see our England to Spain ferry routes page.

Getting to Bilbao

The port terminal in Bilbao port is accessible from both the west (Santander) and the east (Madrid and Barcelona) via the A8. Take the N644 turn off and follow this road to the Bilbao ferry port.

Bilbao Map

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Port Addresses

Brittany Ferries

Terminal de Brittany Ferries, Puerto de Bilbao, Muelle A3, Zierbena, 48508, Spain


  • 14 Jul 2019
    Trip to spain
    • We normally do the Dover Calais route and overnight a couple of times on the way to the costa calida My son told my wife on this route you share bedrooms with the Spanish wagon drivers and you sleep in bunk bed rooms So it was a pleasant supplies to her ( I think ) that we had a comfortable clean and private berth so happy days We will do it again

      Review by Big A l

  • 07 Jul 2019
    Brittany ferries
    • When PandO dropped the Bilbao to Portsmouth route and Brittany ferries took over the route the quality sank and does not improve.

      Review by CLIVE PRICE

  • 24 Jun 2019
    Relaxing way to travel to Spain.
    • First time we have travelled to Spain by boat. Enjoyed the trip, comfortable cabin, good food, felt totally relaxed when we arrived in Bilbao - ideal start to the holiday.

      Review by JOHN

  • 23 Jun 2019
    Pleasant trip
    • Ship was basic but comfortable with adequate amenities. The price for this crossing I find is expensive £350 one way. Other than that, good service.

      Review by DAVID

  • 09 Jun 2019
    Will definitely travel again
    • Efficient and easy process from booking to disembarking. Clean accommodation. Good facilities on board.

      Review by Anon

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