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Getting there

 

 

 

Walking from Hotel:

 

It is possible to walk to the Bizkaia Aretoa building from Ercilla Hotel in 10 minutes.

Link:

Map showing how to walk here from Ercilla Hotel

 

 

By underground (metro):

 

The nearest stop is Moyua (exit for Ercilla-Guggenheim). From the exit, walk down Elcano Street towards the estuary (in the direction of Abandoibarra), keeping the Government House building on your left, and when you come to the Euskadi roundabout, turn into Calle Ramón Rubial and continue until you come to the Bizkaia Aretoa building. It is about a ten-minute walk.

 

By tram:

 

The nearest stop is Guggenheim, which is right by the Bizkaia Aretoa building. It is about a one-minute walk.

 

By car:

 

The nearest carpark is Parking in Plaza Euskadi (Euskadi Square). The entrance is in Ramón Rubial Street. It is  a two-minutes' walk.

 

By bus:

 

Bilbobus: LINES 1, 10, 13 and 18 stopping at Plaza del Museo de Bellas Artes and by Deusto bridge (it is a six-minutes' walk from both bus stops). Lines 13, 27, 38 and 48, stopping at Alameda de Rekalde (it is an eight-minutes' walk from here). Lines 11 and 71, stopping at the Universidad de Deusto (in this case, you have to cross the estuary via the Pedro Arrupe footbridge, which is a five-minutes' walk).

Bizkaibus: Lines A2153, A2314, A2322, A3225, A3411, A3516, A3517, A3518, A3527, stopping at Plaza del Museo (a six-minutes' walk from here), Lines A3247 and A3414, stopping at Alameda Recalde (an eight-minutes' walk) and Line A3223, stopping at the Universidad de Deusto (in this case you have to cross the estuary via Pedro Arrupe footbridge, which is a five-minutes' walk).

 

 

 

By train:

 

Renfe: Abando station (also known as 'Estación del Norte') has a link to the underground (you should take any underground train from the platform for trains bound for Plentzia) and Abando tram stop is right near there (take a tram bound for Basurto). Should you wish to walk from this station to the Bizkaia Aretoa building, the journey would take just over 20 minutes.

 

 

EuskoTren: Atxuri station links up with the tram line. Should you wish to walk from this station to the Bizkaia Aretoa building, the journey would take just over half an hour.

 

FEVE: La Concordia Station (also known as 'Estación de Santander') is next door to Abando Station, and therefore the same routes mentioned above can be used to reach the Bizkaia Aretoa building from here.

 

Arrivals at Termibus:

 

It is possible to walk to the Bizkaia Aretoa building from Termibus in about 20 minutes or else to take the tram bound for Atxuri from the San Mamés tram stop.

 

 

Arrivals at Bilbao-Loiu Airport:

 

o reach Bilbao from the airport, take the A3247 Bizkaibus, catch a taxi or hire a car.

Website for the airport