Bilbao ferry port is at Zierbena, 21km from Bilbao city, in the Pais Vasco region. It's perfect for exploring this region of Spain or heading south into Castila y Léon.
GET IN TOUCH
Puerto de Bilbao, Muelle A3, Pais Vasco, Zierbena48508Spain
Due to our new health & safety measures, passengers must check-in at least 90 minutes before departure.
From the A-8 motorway take the exit 130 for N-644 towards Portua/Santurtzi. Continue on N-644 and then follow the yellow signs for 'ferry' which will direct you to the port.
Bilbao city centre is about 20 minutes away by car. From Bilbao it is roughly 1 hour 30 minutes to the French border, 3 hours to Zaragoza, 4 hours to Madrid and 6 hours to Barcelona.
The nearest station to the port is Santurtzi, approximately 3km from the terminal (a 5 minute taxi ride away).
Santurtzi is the last stop on Line 2 and goes direct to the city centre of Bilbao. For more information visit www.metrobilbao.net
There is no public transport directly to the ferry terminal.
Taxis can be booked through Parada de Taxis de Santurtzi (Tel +34 94 461 03 56).
A taxi from from the the terminal to Santurtzi metro station is approximately 10€.
Bilbao train station is at Plaza Circular 2. There are direct trains to major Spanish cities and the whole of the Iberian Peninsula.
Trains to Madrid leave twice a day and take around 6 to 7 hours.
The bus station is in the town centre, but there is also a bus service from the port. For more information, call (00 34) 902 222 265.
Bilbao port facilities
Muzzled dogs on a lead are allowed in all areas of the port
Wheelchair-accessible building with information desk and departure lounge on the first floor
Shuttles connect the ferry terminal to the ship, including a bus equipped with a ramp for easy access for pedestrians and a minibus specially adapted for the disabled with a chair lift.
Disabled toilets on ground floor in terminal
Wheelchairs available in case of emergency
TRAVELLING WITH DOGS
Once past the security check point, dogs cannot leave your vehicle.
The port car park is available for short and long-stay parking including parking overnight. There are disabled parking spaces and spaces for caravans and motorhomes. Your vehicle is parked at your own risk. Toilet facilities are not available overnight.