Rosslare to Bilbao route map

Rosslare is just 2 hours and 15 minutes drive from Dublin. Take the M11/N11 & M1 from Dublin & the North. If driving from the south, take the N24 & 25 and from the Midlands & the West you can take the N80 via the M9 from Southwest Dublin.

To reach the port of Bilbao, take exit 130 signposted Portua on the A-8 motorway between Bilbao and Santander and then follow yellow signs for Ferry



Bilbao is located in the Basque region on the Northern coast of Spain. The city has a historic old town with a maze of medieval streets, gothic buildings and impressive monuments to discover. It has also enjoyed investment in recent years and has many modern attractions including the Guggenheim Museum. Bilbao is a convenient starting point for journeys to reach destinations across Spain and southern France.

Driving distances from Bilbao
City Miles (Km)
Alicante 496 (799)
Barcelona 376 (605)
Leon 196 (315)
Madrid 245 (395)
Salamanca 247 (398)
Vigo 435 (700)
Biarritz 91 (147)

Driving in Spain

Have a look at our driving in Spain guide for information on road signs, speed limits, fuel,  autoroutes, safety camera warnings as well as on-the-spot fines.