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Bilbao Airport Guide to Bilbao Airport (BIO)

Bilbao Airport (BIO)

Use this website to quickly find the most important information about Bilbao Airport: Flights (Departures, Arrivals), Parking, Car Rentals, Hotels near the airport and other information about Bilbao Airport. Plan your travel to Bilbao Airport with the information provided in this site.


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 Information + info

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.


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)

Transport + info

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 €.

More 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

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.

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