Car Hire at Bilbao Airport

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Bilbao Airport, Bilbao, Spain
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Cheapest Car Hire Rates

Mini
Fiat Panda or comparable
Fiat Panda
  • 4
  • 2
  • 3
  • A/C
  • Man.
Goldcar
£ 3.02 per day
Economy
Peugeot 108 or comparable
Peugeot 108
  • 4
  • 1
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
Ok Mobility
£ 3.57 per day
Compact
Fiat 500X or comparable
Fiat 500X
  • 5
  • 3
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
Record-go
£ 4.10 per day
Mini Elite
Fiat 500 or comparable
Fiat 500
  • 4
  • 1
  • 3
  • A/C
  • Man.
Drivalia
£ 7.72 per day

Most Popular Car Hire Deals

Compact Elite
Renault Captur or comparable
Renault Captur
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
RentByCar
£ 9.25 / per day
Intermediate Monospace
Opel Mokka or comparable
Opel Mokka
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
Thrifty
£ 22.90 / per day
Standard SUV
Ford Kuga or comparable
Ford Kuga
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
Alamo
£ 29.87 / per day
Luxury Van
Opel Vivaro or comparable
Opel Vivaro
  • 9
  • 3
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
Enterprise
£ 60.48 / per day
These prices are approximate and depend on the dates of the booking, hire length and type of car. This information was last updated at 01:18 on 2023-05-30.
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Travel Information

Language
Spanish,
Catalan
Currency
EUR
Drive on
Right-hand side
Dialing code
+34
Average car hire price
£ 17.61 / per day
Average car hire length
7 days
Speed limit within city centre
20 - 50 km/h
12 - 31 mph
Speed limit out of city centre
90 - 120 km/h
56 - 75 mph
Acceptable limit of BAC
0.05%
Average gasoline price
£ 1.43 per liter
Highest gasoline price
£ 1.55 per liter
Lowest gasoline price
£ 1.27 per liter
Bilbao Airport Car Hire

Airport Car Hire

Bilbao Airport is also known as Bilboko aireportua and Aeropuerto de Bilbao.

Top international routes

  • Munich
  • Frankfurt
  • Amsterdam
  • Paris
  • London
  • Lisbon

Main airlines

Vueling, easyJet, Air Europa, Iberia Regional, Volotea, and Norwegian Air Shuttle

Terminals

Bilbao Airport has a single three-story passenger terminal divided into various halls, which serves all international and domestic traffic.

Location

Bilbao Airport is about 9km (5.6 miles) north of the city of Bilbao (or Bilbo, as it’s called in the local Basque language). Motorways N-633, BI-631, and BI-625, and Alameda de Recalde are the main streets connecting the airport to the city. The cities of San Sebastian–Donostia, Vitoria-Gasteiz, and Santander are all about 100km (62 miles) or less from Bilbao Airport.

Most popular types of hire car

  • Station wagons - starting at £ 27 per day
  • Large cars - starting at £ 23 per day
  • Medium cars - starting at £ 4 per day
  • People Carriers - starting at £ 8 per day
  • Premium cars - starting at £ 12 per day
  • Small cars - starting at £ 3 per day
  • SUVs - starting at £ 7 per day

Car hire desks

You’ll find most hire desks in the arrivals hall on floor 0.

Services and facilities

You’ll find cafés, snack bars, and two full-service restaurants, as well as many shops, including duty-free outlets for passengers leaving the EU. There are also several cashpoints, currency exchange offices, an airport hotel, children’s play area, luggage wrapping machine, and VIP lounge. The airport’s facilities are fully equipped for travellers with reduced mobility. You can find more information on the airport's official website.

Nearest petrol station

An Estación de Servicio USOA, located at Bilbao Airport commercial zone, can be reached in about three minutes and is open from 6:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. on workdays and from 7:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. on holidays. There are many other petrol stations nearby and in Bilbao.

Popular one-way hires

  • San Sebastian (101 km / 63 mi). Located in northeastern Basque country right on the border with France, San Sebastian might just rival Bilbao as the most famous city of the region. In addition to beautiful beaches and many cultural institutions, San Sebastian (or Donostia, as it's known in Basque) is rumoured to have the highest number of Michelin 3-star restaurants in Europe per capita.
  • Madrid (415 km / 258 mi). The capital city of Spain, Madrid is not only a centre of politics, business, and finance but also a lovely place to visit. Whether you come for the world-class museums, equally amazing football teams, or delicious food from all over Spain and Latin America, you’re unlikely to leave disappointed.
  • Barcelona (622 km / 386 mi). The second city of Spain and the capital of the Catalonia region, Barcelona is one of Europe’s most famous travel destinations. The city’s amazing architecture, beautiful coastline, and festive atmosphere all add to a great travel experience.
  • Bordeaux (333 km / 207 mi). Located in Southwestern France on the River Garonne, Bordeaux is a world-famous wine travel destination. Even if you’re driving and cannot try the wines, visiting the local domains that surround the city is still a fabulous experience. To go from Spain to France, you’ll have to cross an international border, so ask your rental car provider in advance if they permit it.
  • Santiago de Compostela (569 km / 353 mi). The capital of the Northwestern Spanish region of Galicia, Santiago is not only the destination of the world’s most famous pilgrimage but also a great city in its own right, as ensured by its beautiful cathedral and many historic squares.
  • Malaga (933 km / 580 mi). Located all across Spain from Bilbao in the region of Andalusia, Malaga is one of the great Mediterranean cities. Famous for the countless beautiful beaches that surround it, this classy city was also the birthplace of Pablo Picasso.
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Airport information

Score
7.2
  • Getting to the airport 8.0
  • Check-in and departures 8.1
  • Facilities and services 7.2
  • Wi-Fi 6.7
  • Dining and car hire services 6.6
  • Lounge 6.6

Bilbao Airport (BIO)

  • IATA: BIO
  • ICAO: LEBB
  • Name: Bilbao Airport (BIO)
  • Distance from the city centre: 5.6 miles / 9 km

Top 15 Destinations around Bilbao Airport

  1. Car Hire at Madrid Airport starting at £ 3.17 per day
    318.0 km / 197.6 miles away
  2. Car Hire at Reus Airport starting at £ 14.79 per day
    412.3 km / 256.2 miles away
  3. 449.1 km / 279.1 miles away
  4. Car Hire at Barcelona Airport starting at £ 4.10 per day
    466.8 km / 290.1 miles away
  5. Car Hire at Valencia Airport starting at £ 3.36 per day
    469.7 km / 291.9 miles away
  6. Car Hire at Girona Airport starting at £ 18.60 per day
    489.5 km / 304.2 miles away
  7. Car Hire at Alicante Airport starting at £ 2.47 per day
    591.8 km / 367.7 miles away
  8. 629.4 km / 391.1 miles away
  9. Car Hire at Granada Airport starting at £ 9.72 per day
    683.7 km / 424.8 miles away
  10. Car Hire at Seville Airport starting at £ 6.19 per day
    701.2 km / 435.7 miles away
  11. Car Hire at Almeria Airport starting at £ 11.82 per day
    719.4 km / 447.0 miles away
  12. Car Hire in Malaga (Downtown) starting at £ 19.26 per day
    744.6 km / 462.7 miles away
  13. Car Hire at Malaga Airport starting at £ 2.35 per day
    749.1 km / 465.5 miles away
  14. Car Hire at Jerez Airport starting at £ 12.73 per day
    776.6 km / 482.6 miles away
  15. Car Hire at Gibraltar La Linea Airport starting at £ 20.88 per day
    821.6 km / 510.5 miles away

Map of Car Hire Destinations

During which month is it most affordable to hire a car at Bilbao Airport?

Our data shows how prices for hiring a car at Bilbao Airport fluctuate depending on the time of year. This graph can help you find the best bargain.
Average Price for Hiring a Car at Bilbao Airport
£ 12.00
January
£ 8.00
February
£ 12.22
March
£ 21.03
April
£ 15.83
May
£ 38.34
June
£ 51.01
July
£ 38.51
August
£ 25.41
September
£ 19.05
October
£ 17.93
November
£ 19.37
December
The cheapest month to hire a car at Bilbao Airport is February with prices starting at £ 8.00 for an Economy class cars. The most expensive month in which to hire a car is July with prices for for a Compact class starting at £ 51.01. The average cost over the course of the entire year is £ 23. You can use this to plan your trip at the time of year when it would be most economical to hire a car. Note that these prices are only average amounts. How long you hire a car for and the time at which you book will influence the prices. Enter your travel dates at the top of the page to see exact prices and offers!

What’s the most frequent hire length at Bilbao Airport?

Hirers picking up a car at Bilbao Airport keep them for an average of 14 days during in January, while those picking up their cars in April keep them for an average of 6.
Average Hire Length at Bilbao Airport
14
January
7
February
7
March
6
April
7
May
7
June
7
July
7
August
7
September
7
October
8
November
6
December

Which month sees the highest demand for car hire at Bilbao Airport?

Though Bilbao Airport is popular for travellers all year long, the month with the highest demand for hire cars is in August. November is the month that sees the lowest demand for hire cars.
Monthly searches at Bilbao Airport by pick-up date relative to the average
46%
January
42%
February
48%
March
128%
April
104%
May
107%
June
196%
July
213%
August
126%
September
95%
October
35%
November
61%
December

Car Hire Information

Popular suppliers RentByCar, Record-go, Centauro, Alamo, Ok Mobility
Popular car categories Small cars, Medium cars, SUVs, People Carriers
Lowest price £ 3 per day
Cheapest supplier Goldcar

Most Popular Car Hire Models

Hire Agency Model Doors Luggage Type
RentByCar Renault Clio 5 2 Small cars
Record-go Fiat 500 3 1 Small cars
Record-go Opel Corsa 5 1 Small cars
RentByCar Fiat 500 3 1 Small cars
RentByCar Renault Clio 5 2 Small cars
RentByCar Fiat 500 3 1 Small cars
Record-go Fiat 500X 5 3 Medium cars
Record-go Seat Arona 5 2 SUVs
Drivalia Citroen C1 3 1 Small cars
Centauro Fiat 500 3 1 Small cars

Our Customers' Reviews

Because we want to make sure each review listed here is left by a real customer, we don’t have an option to post a review here. Instead, we ask each and every customer to leave a review after they return their rental car. This way, you know that all reviews are authentic, verified, and trustworthy.

United Kingdom
Fiat Panda
11 February 2023
Very good visiting places of nature, good spots, restaurants etc
United Kingdom
Renault Clio
19 September 2022
Seen family
United Kingdom
Fiat 500
14 September 2022
guggenheim, food, beach and surf were all amazing
United Kingdom
Renault Clio
27 July 2022
Excellent service - apart from pick up instructions could state stay on top floor of airport as couple of departure levels

Car Hire Statistics

Highest rated company
RentByCar
9.5 / 10
Lowest rated company
Interrent
7.8 / 10
Total number of reviews
17
Total rental companies
20
Average daily price
£ 17.61
Lowest daily price
£ 3.02
Total cars available
315

Top 20 Hire Companies at Bilbao Airport in 2023

RentByCar
RentByCar
Remarkable 9.5 / 144 reviews
+34674418288
Orroño Kalea, 29-31 Parque Empresarial Astikene, 48160 Derio, Biscay
£ 6 - £ 68
Working hours
Mon:07:00-22:00
Tue:07:00-22:00
Wed:07:00-22:00
Thu:07:00-22:00
Fri:07:00-22:00
Sat:07:00-22:00
Sun:07:00-22:00
SIXT
SIXT
Remarkable 9.2 / 14 reviews
+34871180192
Aeropuerto Bilbao. Planta 3. Salidas Puerta Embarque 4, 48180, Vizcaya
£ 47 - £ 73
Working hours
Mon:07:00-23:30
Tue:07:00-23:30
Wed:07:00-23:30
Thu:07:00-23:30
Fri:07:00-23:30
Sat:07:00-23:30
Sun:07:00-23:30
Record-go
Record-go
Remarkable 9.1 / 193 reviews
+34662354028
Errota Zaharra número 8, Parque empresarial Astikene, 48160 Derio Bilbao
£ 3 - £ 83
Working hours
Mon:07:00-20:00
Tue:07:00-20:00
Wed:07:00-20:00
Thu:07:00-20:00
Fri:07:00-20:00
Sat:07:00-20:00
Sun:07:00-20:00
Centauro
Centauro
Remarkable 9 / 22 reviews
+34966360360
Bilbao Airport, 48180 Loiu, Bizkaia, Spain
£ 4 - £ 5
Working hours
Mon:07:00-23:00
Tue:07:00-23:00
Wed:07:00-23:00
Thu:07:00-23:00
Fri:07:00-23:00
Sat:07:00-23:00
Sun:07:00-23:00
Budget
Budget
Outstanding 8.8 / 7 reviews
+34902101780
Aeropuerto De Bilbao - Loiu
£ 19 - £ 35
Working hours
Mon:07:00-23:30
Tue:07:00-23:30
Wed:07:00-23:30
Thu:07:00-23:30
Fri:07:00-23:30
Sat:07:30-23:30
Sun:07:30-23:30
Europcar
Europcar
Outstanding 8.8 / 6 reviews
+34911505000
Bilbao Airport, P1 car park 48180 Loiu, Vizcaya
£ 27 - £ 37
Working hours
Mon:07:30-23:30
Tue:07:30-23:30
Wed:07:30-23:30
Thu:07:30-23:30
Fri:07:30-23:30
Sat:08:00-23:30
Sun:08:00-23:30
Keddy
Keddy
Outstanding 8.8 / 8 reviews
+34902105055
Bilbao Airport, P1 car park 48180 Loiu, Vizcaya
£ 21 - £ 27
Working hours
Mon:07:30-23:30
Tue:07:30-23:30
Wed:07:30-23:30
Thu:07:30-23:30
Fri:07:30-23:30
Sat:08:00-23:30
Sun:08:00-23:30
Enterprise
Enterprise
Outstanding 8.8 / 14 reviews
+34944533340
Aeropuerto de Loiu, Barrio Gaztanaga, 48180 Bilbao
£ 28 - £ 161
Working hours
Mon:08:00-23:00
Tue:08:00-23:00
Wed:08:00-23:00
Thu:08:00-23:00
Fri:08:00-23:00
Sat:08:00-23:00
Sun:08:00-23:00
National
National
Outstanding 8.6 / 1 reviews
+34944533340
ENTERPRISE RENT A CAR, AEROPUERTO DE LOIU
£ 28 - £ 113
Working hours
Mon:08:00-23:00
Tue:08:00-23:00
Wed:08:00-23:00
Thu:08:00-23:00
Fri:08:00-23:00
Sat:08:00-23:00
Sun:08:00-23:00
Avis
Avis
Outstanding 8.6 / 3 reviews
+34902101780
Aeropuerto De Bilbao - Loiu
£ 23 - £ 45
Working hours
Mon:07:00-23:30
Tue:07:00-23:30
Wed:07:00-23:30
Thu:07:00-23:30
Fri:07:00-23:30
Sat:07:30-23:30
Sun:07:30-23:30
Hertz
Hertz
Outstanding 8.5 / 3 reviews
+34944530931
De Loiu Airport, 48180 Bilbao
£ 23 - £ 46
Working hours
Mon:07:30-23:30
Tue:07:30-23:30
Wed:07:30-23:30
Thu:07:30-23:30
Fri:07:30-23:30
Sat:07:30-23:30
Sun:07:30-23:30
Alamo
Alamo
Outstanding 8.5 / 37 reviews
+34944533340
Aeropuerto de Loiu, Barrio Gaztanaga, 48180 Bilbao
£ 21 - £ 156
Working hours
Mon:08:00-23:00
Tue:08:00-23:00
Wed:08:00-23:00
Thu:08:00-23:00
Fri:08:00-23:00
Sat:08:00-23:00
Sun:08:00-23:00
Thrifty
Thrifty
Outstanding 8.5 / 1 reviews
+34944530931
Bilbao Airport 48180 Bilbao
£ 18 - £ 23
Working hours
Mon:07:30-23:30
Tue:07:30-23:30
Wed:07:30-23:30
Thu:07:30-23:30
Fri:07:30-23:30
Sat:07:30-23:30
Sun:07:30-23:30
Alquicoche
Alquicoche
Outstanding 8.5
+34680732969
Bilbao Airport, 48180 Loiu, Bizkaia
£ 34 - £ 56
Working hours
Mon:08:30-20:30
Tue:08:30-20:30
Wed:08:30-20:30
Thu:08:30-20:30
Fri:08:30-20:30
Sat:08:30-20:30
Sun:08:30-20:30
Drivalia
Drivalia
Outstanding 8.5 / 16 reviews
+34946444050 / +34699171733
Calle Landatxu, 4 48160, Derio, Bilbao
£ 7 - £ 33
Working hours
Mon:08:00-19:59
Tue:08:00-19:59
Wed:08:00-19:59
Thu:08:00-19:59
Fri:08:00-19:59
Sat:08:00-19:59
Sun:08:00-19:59
Ok Rent A Car
Ok Rent A Car
Outstanding 8.4 / 1 reviews
+34971126880 / 902360636
Poligono Astikene
Working hours
Mon:07:00-22:00
Tue:07:00-22:00
Wed:07:00-22:00
Thu:07:00-22:00
Fri:07:00-22:00
Sat:07:00-22:00
Sun:07:00-22:00
Dollar
Dollar
Outstanding 8.4 / 3 reviews
944530931
BILBAO AIRPORT
£ 19 - £ 29
Working hours
Mon:07:30-23:30
Tue:07:30-23:30
Wed:07:30-23:30
Thu:07:30-23:30
Fri:07:30-23:30
Sat:07:30-23:30
Sun:07:30-23:30
Ok Mobility
Ok Mobility
Outstanding 8.1 / 78 reviews
+34971126880
Zarandoa Kalea 5, 48160 Derio
£ 4 - £ 137
Working hours
Mon:08:00-22:00
Tue:08:00-22:00
Wed:08:00-22:00
Thu:08:00-22:00
Fri:08:00-22:00
Sat:08:00-22:00
Sun:08:00-22:00
Goldcar
Goldcar
Great 7.8 / 49 reviews
+34918341400 / +34965233425
ASTIKENE, C/ ORROÑO NAVES 33 Y 35, 48160 DERIO, BIZKAIA
£ 3 - £ 3
Working hours
Mon:09:00-20:00
Tue:09:00-20:00
Wed:09:00-20:00
Thu:09:00-20:00
Fri:09:00-20:00
Sat:09:00-17:00
Sun:12:00-20:00
Interrent
Interrent
Great 7.8 / 5 reviews
+34918340262 / +34965233166
P.I ASTIKENE, C/ ORROÑO NAVES 33 Y 35, 48160 DERIO, BIZKAIA
Working hours
Mon:09:00-20:00
Tue:09:00-20:00
Wed:09:00-20:00
Thu:09:00-20:00
Fri:09:00-20:00
Sat:09:00-17:00
Sun:12:00-20:00
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