Bilbao Airport Arrivals

Address: 48180 Loiu, Bizkaia, Spain
IATA airport code: BIO
ICAO airport code: LEBB
Alias: Loiu Airport

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About Bilbao Airport Arrivals

Bilbao Airport is located north of Bilbao, the largest city in the Basque Country and the capital of Biscay province. The modern terminal is a design by architect Santiago Calatrava and has the shape of a pigeon (La Paloma) to process all the Bilbao flight arrivals.

Bilbao Airport is not a large airport which is located only a few miles from the city of Bilbao. It has been called the largest airport in terms of passengers in the region. The terminal is not that old and opened in 2000.

Bilbao Airport arrivals are on 2 runways of 2,000 and 2,600 meters long. In 2019 there was again an big increase of passengers. About 8 percent more travelers  than the year before. In total 5,905,820 passengers who used the airport to travel domestically or internationally. This upward trend started in 2013. Unfortunately the years 2020 and 2021 saw a decrease.

Bilbao airport flight routes

Vueling operates most flights, followed by the German Lufthansa. Iberia and Air Europa also have a market share of 9-10 percent. The popular destinations remain in Spain with Madrid and Barcelona. Other frequent flights from Bilbao are going to Seville, Valencia, Malaga and Mallorca. When traveling to other countries in Europe, most Bilbao arrivals coming from the airports of Frankfurt, Munich, Amsterdam Airport Schiphol and Lisbon.

Terminal Bilbao Airport


When you arrive at the airport you will end up on Floor 1 in front of the baggage claim area and then proceed to the Bilbao arrivals lobby of Bilbao Airport. When walking through the customs you will see different shops like a kiosk, rental car companies, ATM and transport like taxi and public buses.