Ferry to Bilbao


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Bilbao Routes

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: Thursday, 27 August 2020
  • Travel: Sunday, 13 September 2020 (One Way)
  • Car + 1
  • Bilbao Ferries
  • Bilbao Ferries
  • Bilbao Ferries

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


  • 26 Feb 2020
    • Great service! Amazing relaxing ferry

      Review by BAKHTI MAZOUZI

  • 24 Feb 2020
    Our First Time
    • Excellent ONLY let down by the premiere WIFI which just does not work. Everything else above expectations.

      Review by DAVID BROWNE

  • 07 Feb 2020
    Spain for winter
    • A very good journey from start to finish with some nice tasting food on board. The only down point was the very slow booking in service at Portsmouth.

      Review by DAVID WILKINSON

  • 27 Jan 2020
    Brittany ferries
    • overall a good journey

      Review by NICK DAVIS

  • 21 Oct 2019
    away trip
    • sea was very rough am not a good sailor

      Review by GARY COOPER

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