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Portsmouth to Bilbao route details

Our three times weekly service from Portsmouth to Bilbao operated by Cap Finistère and Connemara, provides the fastest crossing to Northern Spain from Portsmouth. Portsmouth ferry terminal is located directly off the M275, and the links to the M27, M3 and M25, it is easily reached from London, the Midlands and the North.

Bilbao is close to the small village of Zierbena. To reach the port, follow signs from the motorway to Portua and then Ferry. Zierbena lies approximately 13 miles (21km) to the west of Bilbao and is accessible from both the west via the A8 (Santander) and the east (Madrid, Barcelona and SW France).

Route summary
Average crossing time from Portsmouth24 hours
No. of sailings from Portsmouth3 sailings per week
Departure times from Portsmouth Portsmouth to Bilbao Timetable
No. of sailings from Bilbao3 sailings per week
Departure times from BilbaoBilbao to Portsmouth Timetable
Driving distances from Bilbao
CityMiles (Km)
ALICANTE496 (799)
BARCELONA376 (605)
VALENCIA415 (665)
LISBON549 (879)
MADRID257 (411)
VIGO435 (700)
PORTO452 (723)
GIBRALTAR669 (1070)
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