How to find cheap flights to Bilbao
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Cheap flights to Bilbao arrive at Bilbao Airport (BIO), located 9 km north of Bilbao, in the municipality of Loiu, in Biscay. Bizkaibus Line A3247 connects the airport and the city. The bus stop is located at the arrivals level, and on your trip back it will drop you off at the departures level. A single ticket costs €1.45, and it runs every 30 minutes, from 06:15 to 23:15. There are several bus services to other cities from Bilbao Airport. Traveling by car? Check the offers that we have on Skyscanner Car Rental.
When to go to Bilbao?
Every season is a good season to search cheap flights to Bilbao. From July to September the temperatures are 25-26 degrees on average when you can discover the city in its full glory. September is less crowded, similar to June when the average temperature is 23 degrees. April-May and October-November are also good for outdoor activities, but with 16-21 degrees it’s less suitable for beach activities. The winters are not too cold, 13-16 degrees on average, and there are several events and festivals. It can rain on every month of the year, also on July and August, when in Tel Aviv the only wet thing is your sweat. The rainiest months are April and November.
What to see and do in Bilbao?
Found cheap flights to Bilbao? Book it with confidence, as we don’t add any commission, and find yourself in the capital of Vizcaya, along the banks of the Nervion River in the Basque Country.
Enjoy the sun while strolling through the seven streets of the Casco Viejo. The walks along the river are also a joy with plenty of cafes and restaurants to pop in a try the famous and mouth-watering Pintxos (tapas). Dona Casilda Iturrizar Park has beautiful ponds and gardens while climbing the Mallona stairs from Plaza Unamuno to Parque Etxebarria will give you stunning views out across the city. An equally fantastic view can be seen by taking the Artxanda Funicular if you are not much into climbing.
Summer is a great time to search cheap flights to Bilbao, especially in August when the city enjoys toe-tapping live music, exciting street theatre and entertainment for all ages; all as part of a nine-day fiesta (holiday) called Semana Grande. September is the time when the grape harvests occur in La Rioja, along with the Wine Harvest Festival. If you are visiting in the winter, escape the cold by visiting one its many museums and art galleries, including the Guggenheim Museum Bilbao.
Bilbao is a non-stop party as well as cultural center, sophisticated, earthy and great fun to be in. Trying to save money on accommodations too? Check the fantastic offers that we have on Skyscanner Hotels.
This information is correct as of February 2018
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