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Bilbao Airport Informational Guide to Bilbao Airport (BIO) - Non Official

Bilbao Airport Terminal

Bilbao Airport has a single passenger terminal designed by the recognized Spanish architect Santiago Calatrava.

It is known as “La Paloma” (The Dove) for its shape, which reminds of a bird.


Level 1

It is the arrivals level and is formed by baggage claiming, passport control, customs and arrivals lobby. 

Level 2 

There are departure gates only accessible through Level 3. 

Level 3 

Check-in, passengers screening and access to boarding gates. 


- Restaurants and cafés
- Shops 
- Duty Free
- ATMs
- Lost Luggage
- Baggage Wrapping
- Meeting points
- Lost and Found

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Sala VIP Lounge Aretoa: Open from 05:30 am to 10:00 pm. Services: Snacks, Wi-Fi, snacks, newspapers and magazines, among others. 

Purchase your pass to Bilbao Airport lounges