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Cast iron with tiles and stained glass

I was deeply surprised by this beautiful railway station facade in downtown Bilbao. If seeing only... read more

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Just Beautiful !

The design of the Railwayststion is one of its kind! What a fine architectural discovering. It... read more

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I was deeply surprised by this beautiful railway station facade in downtown Bilbao. If seeing only a picture of it, I would locate it in southern Spain, not in Basque. The station is just by the riverfront, across the Arriaga theater and it dominates this...More

Thank B1714D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The tile work on the face of this station is truly unique and a little awe-inspiring. Even if you are not using the station for travel, it is still worth a visit and a photo opportunity to see it in person.

Thank ChristinePeregrina
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The design of the Railwayststion is one of its kind! What a fine architectural discovering. It needs always people with visions to create such a perfect taste.

Thank Puffinman
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just on the right as you cross San Anton bridge, the building is very impressive and in the typical style of old Spanish central stations. Go to the the gourmet food market opposite, and admire the view from the terrace - across the river -...More

Thank Mono_Jockos
Reviewed May 12, 2018

The station has a beautiful cast iron facade facing onto the river; the other item of note is to follow the station through to the Estacion de Albano to see the beautiful stained glass window depicting people, places and industries of the Basque Country

1  Thank Ian C
Reviewed May 10, 2018

We got excited by the lovely and ornate exterior, but inside is just an ordinary place to buy tickets and go through electronic gates to get to the trains. No waiting room, no facilities. You go upstairs to the tracks.

Thank Thomas V
Reviewed April 9, 2018

We walked past this beautiful building The Estacion de Santander on our way back from the Old Town to our hotel. It is very impressive seen from the Bridge.

1  Thank L C
Reviewed February 27, 2018 via mobile

This is the main train station in Bilbao with good connectivity to many parts of Spain (trains to Madrid, Barcelona and some more local stops along the way) which is going to be developed over the years to a more integrated multi modal hub. However...More

1  Thank suesalford
Reviewed January 5, 2018

This is a very attractive train station. It's just across the river of the casco Viejo. Pure artwork.

Thank NoeB1
Reviewed December 19, 2017

Close to Casca Viejo, just across the river there is a very attractive building-Santander station. You cannot miss it, as it is really beautiful.

Thank Flamish
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