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ABAO brings you closer to the Opera

Bus service to Euskalduna Bilbao on performance days
To make travel to Bilbao more comfortable and relaxed ABAO provides a bus service from different towns to Euskalduna Bilbao on opera performance days.

Members are guaranteed a seat on the bus free of charge, and occasional purchasers of opera tickets may also ride on the bus. In this case it is essential to book a seat when purchasing your ticket and pay the fare.

The towns served are:

TURNS B and C

Les Contes d'Hoffmann Tuesday 26 and Friday 29 October 2021
Cavalleria Rusticana-Pagliacci Tuesday 23 and Friday 26 November 2021
La Clemenza di Tito Tuesday 25 and Friday 28 January 2022
La Voix Humaine-Eine Florentinische Tragödie Tuesday 22 and Friday 25 February 2022
Alzira Monday 25 and Wednesday 27 April 2022
Madama Butterfly Tuesday 24 and Friday 27 May 2022



Stops:
Tuesday: Avda. Bayona (Unzu bus stop)
Friday: Avda. Sancho el Fuerte (Mont Blanc Bar) - Avda. Bayona (Unzu bus stop)

Departure time Tuesdays: 16:45
Departure time Fridays: 16:35 (Mont Blanc Bar) - 16:45 (Unzu)
Time of return: when the opera performance is over

Round-trip fare: Free for members

Further information: Autobuses Urdazubi. Tel. 948 06 04 79   

TURN B

Les Contes d'Hoffmann Tuesday 26 October 2021
Cavalleria Rusticana-Pagliacci Tuesday 23 November 2021
La Clemenza di Tito Tuesday 25 January 2022
La Voix Humaine-Eine Florentinische Tragödie Tuesday 22 February 2022
Alzira Monday 25 April 2022
Madama Butterfly Tuesday 24 May 2022



Stops:
Bus 1: Anoeta next to santi bar - Palacio Euskalduna
Bus 2: Anoeta next to santi bar - Palacio Euskalduna
Bus 3: Lasarte - Arizeta - Zarautz (euskotren roundabout) - Palacio Euskalduna

Departure time:
Bus 1: 16:40
Bus 2: 17:10
Bus 3: 17:10

Time of return: when the opera performance is over

Round-trip fare: Free for members

Further information: Autobuses Urpa. Tel. 943 30 50 50   

TURN B

Les Contes d'Hoffmann Tuesday 26 October 2021
Cavalleria Rusticana-Pagliacci Tuesday 23 November 2021
La Clemenza di Tito Tuesday 25 January 2022
La Voix Humaine-Eine Florentinische Tragödie Tuesday 22 February 2022
Alzira Monday 25 April 2022
Madama Butterfly Tuesday 24 May 2022



Stops: Markina crossroad (Elgoibar) - Bus station (Eibar)

Departure time: 17:15 (Elgoibar) - 17:25 (Eibar)
Time of return: when the opera performance is over

Round-trip fare: Free for members

Further information: Autobuses Urpa. Tel. 943 30 50 50   

TURN C

Les Contes d'Hoffmann Friday 29th October 2021
Cavalleria Rusticana-Pagliacci Friday 26 November 2021
La Clemenza di Tito Friday 28 January 2022
La Voix Humaine-Eine Florentinische Tragödie Friday 25 February 2022
Alzira Wednesday 27 April 2022
Madama Butterfly Friday 27 May 2022



Stop: Espolón (Vienna Café)

Departure time: 17:15
Time of return: when the opera performance is over

Round-trip fare: Free for members

Further information: Autobuses Jiménez. Tel. 941 21 09 18   

TURN C

Les Contes d'Hoffmann Friday 29th October 2021
Cavalleria Rusticana-Pagliacci Friday 26 November 2021
La Clemenza di Tito Friday 28 January 2022
La Voix Humaine-Eine Florentinische Tragödie Friday 25 February 2022
Alzira Wednesday 27 April 2022
Madama Butterfly Friday 27 May 2022



Stop: Plaza de España

Departure time: 16:40
Time of return: when the opera performance is over

Round-trip fare: Free for members

Further information: Autobuses Rámila. Tel. 947 20 31 45   

TURN C

Les Contes d'Hoffmann Friday 29th October 2021
Cavalleria Rusticana-Pagliacci Friday 26 November 2021
La Clemenza di Tito Friday 28 January 2022
La Voix Humaine-Eine Florentinische Tragödie Friday 25 February 2022
Alzira Wednesday 27 April 2022
Madama Butterfly Friday 27 May 2022



Stop: Bus Station

Departure time: 18:00
Time of return: when the opera performance is over

Round-trip fare: Free for members

Further information: Autobuses Rámila. Tel. 947 34 70 77   

TURN D

Les Contes d'Hoffmann Monday 1 November 2021
Cavalleria Rusticana-Pagliacci Monday 28 November 2021
La Clemenza di Tito Monday 31 January 2022
La Voix Humaine-Eine Florentinische Tragödie Monday 28 February 2022
Alzira Saturday 30 April 2022
Madama Butterfly Monday 30 May 2022



Stop: El Sardinero Football Ground

Departure Time: 17:45
Time of return: 40 minutes or so after the end of the opera performance, following the optional cocktail served at the Hotel Meliá. Cost of the cocktail 15€.

Round-trip fare: Free for members

Further information: Autobuses Menocal. Tel. 942 343 780   

TURN B

Les Contes d'Hoffmann Tuesday 26 October 2021
Cavalleria Rusticana-Pagliacci Tuesday 23 November 2021
La Clemenza di Tito Tuesday 25 January 2022
La Voix Humaine-Eine Florentinische Tragödie Tuesday 22 February 2022
Alzira Monday 25 April 2022
Madama Butterfly Tuesday 24 May 2022



Stop: Cadena y Eleta street (gas station bus stop) – next to the cathedral

Departure time: 18:15 and 18:30 (2 buses)
Time of return: when the opera performance is over

Round-trip fare: Free for members

Further information: Autobuses Alegría. Tel. 945 25 19 00   

TURN C

Les Contes d'Hoffmann Friday 29th October 2021
Cavalleria Rusticana-Pagliacci Friday 26 November 2021
La Clemenza di Tito Friday 28 January 2022
La Voix Humaine-Eine Florentinische Tragödie Friday 25 February 2022
Alzira Wednesday 27 April 2022
Madama Butterfly Friday 27 May 2022



Stops: Sta Mª de Getxo - Algorta - Las Arenas

Departure time: to be determined soon
Time of return: when the opera performance is over

Round-trip fare: Free for members

Further information: Ereaga Bidaiak. Tel. 94 453 08 16  

For groups of people interested in going to the opera on an ad-lib basis using a transport service, ABAO offers its specially negotiated rates for travel by bus. It's a simple and comfortable method of travelling as a group to the opera title of your choice, on the desired date and from the desired place of origin.  

 

Return service. Seats are limited. When passengers board the bus they will be asked for the permit issued by ABAO together with the seat booking. Further information from the Members' Service Centre (telephone 944 355 100)