Car Hire at Bilbao Airport

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Bilbao Airport, Bilbao, Spain
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Cheapest Car Hire Rates

Mini
Fiat 500 or comparable
Fiat 500
  • 4
  • 1
  • 3
  • A/C
  • Man.
RentByCar
£ 34.29 per day
Compact
Peugeot Rifter or comparable
Peugeot Rifter
  • 5
  • 3
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
Record-go
£ 36.30 per day
Economy
Fiat 500 or comparable
Fiat 500
  • 4
  • 1
  • 3
  • A/C
  • Man.
Goldcar
£ 44.99 per day
Intermediate Elite
Jeep Compass or comparable
Jeep Compass
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Leasys Rent - Drivalia
£ 59.84 per day

Most Popular Car Hire Deals

Intermediate
Seat Toledo or comparable
Seat Toledo
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Man.
Alamo
£ 80.53 / per day
Standard
Opel Insignia or comparable
Opel Insignia
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Man.
Enterprise
£ 93.69 / per day
Full-size
Renault Trafic or comparable
Renault Trafic
  • 9
  • 3
  • 6
  • A/C
  • Man.
Ok Mobility
£ 137.85 / per day
Compact Elite
Volvo XC40 or comparable
Volvo XC40
  • 5
  • 3
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
National
£ 174.97 / 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 03:00 on 2022-07-25.

Travel Information

Language
Spanish
Currency
EUR
Traffic direction
Right-hand
Dialing code
34
Budget car hire price
£ 82.81 / per day
Average car hire length
7 days
Speed limit within city centre
50 km/h
31 mi/h
Speed limit out of city centre
90 - 100 km/h
56 - 62 mi/h
Acceptable limit of BAC
0.05%
Average gasoline price
£ 1.42 / 1 liter
Highest gasoline price
£ 1.73 / 1 liter
Lowest gasoline price
£ 1.28 / 1 liter
Bilbao Airport

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 £ 117 per day
  • Large cars - starting at £ 97 per day
  • Medium cars - starting at £ 75 per day
  • People Carriers - starting at £ 194 per day
  • Premium cars - starting at £ 190 per day
  • Small cars - starting at £ 64 per day
  • SUVs - starting at £ 119 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.

Airport information

Score
7.2
  • Getting to the airport 6.8
  • Check-in desks 6.9
  • Facilities and services 6.0
  • Wi-Fi connectivity 4.8
  • Dining and car hire services 6.0
  • Lounge 4.6

Bilbao Airport (BIO)

  • IATA: BIO
  • ICAO: LEBB
  • Name: Bilbao Airport (BIO)
  • Size: Medium Airport
  • Flights per year: 46,989
  • Passengers (per year): 4,973,712
  • Distance from the city centre: 5.6 miles / 9 km N of town

Top 17 Destinations around Bilbao Airport

  1. Santander Airport starting at £ 54.93 per day
    74.5 km / 46.3 miles away
  2. Aviles Bus/Train Station starting at £ 50.45 per day
    244.2 km / 151.7 miles away
  3. Madrid Airport starting at £ 30.61 per day
    313.2 km / 194.6 miles away
  4. Madrid Leganes starting at £ 22.21 per day
    333.3 km / 207.1 miles away
  5. Reus Airport starting at £ 43.69 per day
    411.0 km / 255.4 miles away
  6. Orense Railway Station starting at £ 37.28 per day
    415.8 km / 258.4 miles away
  7. A Coruña Airport starting at £ 39.17 per day
    441.0 km / 274.1 miles away
  8. A Coruña Railway Station starting at £ 37.28 per day
    443.6 km / 275.6 miles away
  9. Santiago de Compostela Airport starting at £ 38.96 per day
    447.4 km / 278.0 miles away
  10. Barcelona Airport starting at £ 22.78 per day
    466.1 km / 289.6 miles away
  11. Valencia Airport starting at £ 21.27 per day
    466.3 km / 289.7 miles away
  12. Vigo Airport starting at £ 39.17 per day
    479.1 km / 297.7 miles away
  13. Girona Airport starting at £ 37.31 per day
    489.6 km / 304.2 miles away
  14. Girona Railway Station starting at £ 39.82 per day
    491.1 km / 305.1 miles away
  15. Alicante Airport starting at £ 10.70 per day
    588.0 km / 365.4 miles away
  16. Murcia Corvera Airport starting at £ 20.56 per day
    625.3 km / 388.6 miles away
  17. Granada Railway Station starting at £ 29.11 per day
    678.1 km / 421.4 miles away

Map of Car Hire Destinations

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

Our data show how prices for hiring a car at Bilbao Airport fluctuate depending on the time of the year. This graph can assist you in finding the best bargain.
Average Price for Hiring a Car at Bilbao Airport
£ 11.23
January
£ 63.36
February
£ 23.66
March
£ 89.14
April
£ 43.53
May
£ 40.77
June
£ 71.81
July
£ 40.98
August
£ 25.26
September
£ 25.71
October
£ 27.17
November
£ 27.17
December
The cheapest month to hire a car at Bilbao Airport is January with prices starting at £ 11.23 for an Economy class cars. The most expensive month in which to hire a car is April with prices for for a Compact class) starting at £ 89.14. The average cost over the course of the entire year is £ 41. 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 averages. The amount of time you hire a car for and the time at which you book will influence the prices.

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

Hirers picking up a car at Bilbao Airport keep them for an average of 6 days during in January, while those picking up their cars in September keep them for an average of 4.
Average Hire Length at Bilbao Airport
6
January
6
February
6
March
6
April
6
May
6
June
6
July
6
August
4
September
4
October
4
November
4
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 July. November is the month that sees the lowest demand for hire cars.
Popularity by Monthly Searches
106%
January
104%
February
111%
March
142%
April
187%
May
164%
June
207%
July
178%
August
September
October
November
December

Most Popular Car Hire Models

Hire Agency Model Doors Luggage Type
RentByCar Renault Clio 5 2 Small cars
Record-go Opel Corsa 5 1 Small cars
Record-go Fiat 500 3 1 Small cars
RentByCar Fiat 500 3 1 Small cars
Record-go Fiat 500X 5 3 Medium cars
Leasys Rent - Drivalia Citroen C1 3 1 Small cars
RentByCar Fiat 500 3 1 Small cars
RentByCar Renault Megane 5 2 Medium cars
Record-go Seat Arona 5 2 SUVs
Ok Mobility Seat Ibiza 5 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. This way, you know that all reviews are authentic, verified, and trustworthy.

United Kingdom
Renault Clio
19 September 2022
Seen family
United Kingdom
Fiat 500
14 September 2022
guggenheim, food, beach and surf were all amazing

Car Hire Statistics

Highest rated company
RentByCar
9.35 / 10
Lowest rated company
Goldcar
7.01 / 10
Total number of reviews
5
Total rental companies
20
Average daily price
£ 82.81
Lowest daily price
£ 5.39
Total cars available
179

Top 20 Hire Companies at Bilbao Airport in 2022

RentByCar
RentByCar
Remarkable 9.3 / 87 reviews
+34674418288
Orroño Kalea, 29-31 Parque Empresarial Astikene, 48160 Derio, Biscay
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 / 14 reviews
+34871180192
Aeropuerto Bilbao. Planta 3. Salidas Puerta Embarque 4, 48180, Vizcaya
£ 60 - £ 120
Enterprise
Enterprise
Outstanding 8.8 / 12 reviews
+34944533340
Aeropuerto de Loiu, Barrio Gaztanaga, 48180 Bilbao
£ 77 - £ 187
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
Alamo
Alamo
Outstanding 8.7 / 31 reviews
+34944533340
Aeropuerto de Loiu, Barrio Gaztanaga, 48180 Bilbao
£ 66 - £ 188
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
Budget
Budget
Outstanding 8.7 / 6 reviews
+34902101780
Aeropuerto De Bilbao - Loiu
£ 68 - £ 138
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
National
National
Outstanding 8.7 / 1 reviews
+34944533340
ENTERPRISE RENT A CAR, AEROPUERTO DE LOIU
£ 83 - £ 200
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
Europcar
Europcar
Outstanding 8.6 / 6 reviews
+34911505000
Bilbao Airport, P1 car park 48180 Loiu, Vizcaya
£ 77 - £ 77
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
Leasys Rent - Drivalia
Leasys Rent - Drivalia
Outstanding 8.6 / 6 reviews
+34946444050 / +34699171733
Calle Landatxu, 4 48160, Derio, Bilbao
£ 60 - £ 82
Working hours
Mon:08:00-22:59
Tue:08:00-22:59
Wed:08:00-22:59
Thu:08:00-22:59
Fri:08:00-22:59
Sat:08:00-22:59
Sun:08:00-22:59
Centauro
Centauro
Outstanding 8.5 / 4 reviews
+34966360360
Bilbao Airport, 48180 Loiu, Bizkaia, Spain
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
Hertz
Hertz
Outstanding 8.5 / 2 reviews
+34944530931
De Loiu Airport, 48180 Bilbao
£ 72 - £ 112
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
Avis
Avis
Outstanding 8.4 / 3 reviews
+34902101780
Aeropuerto De Bilbao - Loiu
£ 69 - £ 90
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
Thrifty
Thrifty
Outstanding 8.4 / 1 reviews
+34944530931
Bilbao Airport 48180 Bilbao
£ 61 - £ 95
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 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
Keddy
Keddy
Outstanding 8.4 / 6 reviews
+34902105055
Bilbao Airport, P1 car park 48180 Loiu, Vizcaya
£ 65 - £ 65
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
Dollar
Dollar
Outstanding 8.4 / 3 reviews
944530931
BILBAO AIRPORT
£ 63 - £ 91
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
Record-go
Outstanding 8.3 / 160 reviews
+34662354028
Errota Zaharra número 8, Parque empresarial Astikene, 48160 Derio Bilbao
£ 36 - £ 72
Working hours
Mon:08:00-20:00
Tue:08:00-20:00
Wed:08:00-20:00
Thu:08:00-20:00
Fri:08:00-20:00
Sat:08:00-20:00
Sun:08:00-20:00
Ok Mobility
Ok Mobility
Outstanding 8 / 77 reviews
+34971126880
Zarandoa Kalea 5, 48160 Derio
£ 138 - £ 180
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
Interrent
Interrent
Great 7.6 / 4 reviews
+34918340262 / +34965233166
P.I ASTIKENE, C/ ORROÑO NAVES 33 Y 35, 48160 DERIO, BIZKAIA
£ 48 - £ 49
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
Ace Rent a car
Ace Rent a car
Great 7.3 / 23 reviews
+34971084916
Polígono Industrial Astikene, Orroño kalea, 25, 48160 Derio, Biscay
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 / 15 reviews
+34918341400
ASTIKENE, C/ ORROÑO NAVES 33 Y 35, 48160 DERIO, BIZKAIA
£ 44 - £ 46
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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