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Bilbao Airport (BIO)

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Bilbao Airport (IATA: BIO, ICAO: LEBB) is the airport serving the city of Bilbao and the most important airport serving Basque Country. The airport is located 9 km north of Bilbao, in the municipality of Loiu, Biscay. The airport is an important secondary city for Vueling and the company offers 19 direct connections all year, and 26 direct connections in summer.

 

 

Bilbao Airport (IATA: BIO) is the 13th busiest airport in Spain.
Bilbao Airport (IATA: BIO) is the 13th busiest airport in Spain.
The airport is located 9 kilometres north of Bilbao.
The airport is located 9 kilometres north of Bilbao.
Bilbao Airport served 4,2 Million passengers in 2015.
Bilbao Airport served 4,9 Million passengers in 2017.
There is only one terminal in Bilbao Airport.
There is only one terminal in Bilbao Airport.
The terminal was designed by Santiago Calatrava.
The terminal was designed by Santiago Calatrava.
The months with more activity in Bilbao Airport are July and August and the worst months in terms of traffic are January and February. Bilbao Airport is the 13th busiest airport in Spain (data from 2017)
In 2017, 4,973,712 passengers travelled to and from Bilbao Airport. The traffic in the airport has been very stable on the last 10 years.

 

Terminal

Bilbao Airport has a single passenger terminal designed by Santiago Calatrava.

 

The terminal is divided in 3 levels:

 

- Ground Level: Arrivals and Baggage claim area.

 

- Level 1: Boarding Gates 7 to 12.

 

- Level 2: Boarding Gates 1 to 6 and VIP Lounge.

 

- Level 3: Departures and ticketing. Services.

 

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Routes

The passenger traffic in Bilbao Airport is divided in the following way:

 

- 60% to spanish routes

- 40% to international routes.

 

The busiest routes from the Airport are:

- Barcelona

- Madrid

- Munich

- Frankfurt

- Amsterdam

The top carriers are:

- Vueling (34% share)

- Lufthansa (10% share)

- Iberia (10% share)

- Air Europa (9% share)

Bilbao Airport in numbers

- 2 runways.

- 4,9 Million passengers and 46,989 aircraft movements in 2017.

- 10 restaurants available

- 3500 parking spaces

- Maximum capacity: 5 Million passengers

- Approximately 25 airlines operate at the airport.

- 43 destinations (some of them only operate on Summer)

- 13th busiest airport in Spain

- Flights to Madrid and Barcelona represents more than 30% of the traffic.

Transportation

At Bilbao Airport there are two options regarding transportation:

 

- Buses: The bus stop is just outside the terminal. The Line A3247 connects the airport with Bilbao Termibus every 30 minutes. More information

 

- Taxi: The Taxi rank is just located out the terminal in front of arrivals. The price to Bilbao is approximately 24-29 €.

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Contact information

Address: 48180 Loiu, Bizkaia, SPAIN

Email: aramos@aena.es
Telephone: +34 913 21 10 00

Lost & Found: +34 944 869 661 | infobio@aena.es

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