Transportation

Bicycle Hire in Vitoria-Gasteiz

Capital Bikes

Offers bike hire from the Parque de la Olárizu. For a small extra fee, they'll even deliver the bike to you. Capital Bikes also offers guided bike tours around the Anillo Verde, and the historic centre (three-hour t…
Bicycle Hire in Getxo

GetxoBizi

GetxoBizi is Getxo's bike-sharing network with 13 stations scattered around the area – including a station half a block north of the Puente Colgante. It costs a whopping €2 for a day pass, which allows unlimited ren…
Train in New Town

Concordia Train Station

The Concordia train station has a handsome art-nouveau facade of wrought iron and tiles. It is used by Renfe Feve, part of Spain's national Renfe line, which has trains running west into Cantabria. There are three s…
Airport in Bilbao

Airport

Bilbao’s airport is in Loiu, near Sondika, about 12km northeast of the city. A number of European carriers serve the city and, of the budget airlines, EasyJet (www. easyjet.com) and Vueling (www.vueling.com) cover t…
Ferry in Pasaia

Ferry

One of the nicest ways to get to or from Pasaia is via the small ferry boat that putters back and forth over the Bay of Pasaia, going from Pasaia itself to Pasaia Donibane (old Pasaia). The journey takes only a minu…
Funicular in Getxo

Ascensor Eraga-Algorta

Although it's called an ascensor (lift), it's technically a funicular, albeit one that looks more like a lift on the inside. Regardless it will save you some legwork when travelling between Playa de Ereaga from Rein…
Train in Bilbao

Renfe Feve

Part of Spain's national line, Renfe Feve has trains running west into Cantabria as well as to Madrid and other destinations. There are three slow daily trains to Santander (from €9, three hours) where you can chang…
Bus in Vitoria-Gasteiz

Bus Station

Vitoria’s new bus station is about 2km northwest of the historic centre. It has regular services to Barcelona, Bilbao, Madrid, Pamplona and San Sebastián. You can reach the bus station by tram from the Parlamento st…
Train Station in New Town

Abando Train Station

The Abando train station is just across the river from Plaza Arriaga and the Casco Viejo. There are regular trains to Madrid (from €27, 5 hours), Barcelona (from €27, 6¾ hours) and other destinations.
Train Station in New Town & Monte Igueldo

Renfe Train Station

The main Renfe train station is just across Río Urumea, on a line linking Paris to Madrid. There are several services daily to Madrid (five hours) and two to Barcelona (six hours).