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So easy to use

We traveled on the Metro Bilbao from our lodging to the bus terminal and back again. It was... read more

Reviewed February 13, 2019
TravelFan48105
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Ann Arbor, Michigan
Simple to Use and Clean

There are only two lines in the entire city, so it’s very simple to use. It’s also very clean and... read more

Reviewed January 9, 2019
RedMountainAVA
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Seattle, Washington
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Reviewed February 13, 2019

We traveled on the Metro Bilbao from our lodging to the bus terminal and back again. It was super-easy to use and we had no problems finding our way. The platforms were well signposted and very clean. The train arrived quickly and the ride was...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed January 9, 2019

There are only two lines in the entire city, so it’s very simple to use. It’s also very clean and cheap, and much quicker than walking long distances.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed October 13, 2018 via mobile

Everything that a 21st century public transport system should be. Easy to navigate, clean and simple styling. Fair prices and good frequencies.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed September 7, 2018 via mobile

Smart move to give the task to Norman Foster. One of my favourite architects. And apparently, he enjoyed the city as much as I do now.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed May 12, 2018

In the centre of Bilbao there are snake-like creatures from another world rising up out of the ground. It is a sign of the affection in which they are held by local people that they are called 'Fosteritos' after Norman Foster, the British architect who...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Ian C
Reviewed October 7, 2015

This is a very modern system which is easy to use and very clean. It covers most of the city and unlike Madrid's metro, there are lifts and escalator's to get in and out. Trains are clean but you do have to wait as the...More

Date of experience: October 2015
1  Thank tony b
Reviewed September 5, 2015

Very efficient. Very inexpensive. Very clean. Safest city I've have ever been to. Trains run every 5-10 minutes. Very easy to figure out, buy tickets and navigate.

Date of experience: August 2015
1  Thank Lisa C
Reviewed July 17, 2015

Found the metro system excellent in Bilbao. Not expensive (1.50 Euros) and you can go through Bilbao top to bottom. Trains are clean and relatively quiet and the ride is smooth. They come frequently enough. It is what you hope public transit can be.

Date of experience: July 2015
2  Thank Robert C
Reviewed July 8, 2015

The metro is very modern and stretches well outside the city, we stayed out near Plentzia and could take the metro from there to the city centre. Extremely cheap, clean and very safe. Get a bikzia card which you can top up and use for...More

Date of experience: June 2015
2  Thank LesD890
Reviewed July 1, 2015

The Metro is great and cheap and it goes to the seaside at Plentzia, maybe the Northern line could be extended? We did find it quite hot travelling the other day, but nothing like the Underground.

Date of experience: June 2015
1  Thank TheAdmiralLondon
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