How to get to Pamplona
Flights to Pamplona leave from Madrid's main International Airport: Aeropuerto Barajas Terminal 4.
There are approximately 6 flights per day with Air Nostrum (Iberia's regional carrier) from Madrid to Pamplona. The prices vary depending on the day and time, but can be anywhere between €85 to €250. The flight is only 45 minutes and is very convenient, but can be very expensive.
Flights to Pamplona leave from Barcelona's main International Airport: El Prat. There are approximately 3 flights per day with Air Nostrum (Iberia's regional carrier) from Barcelona to Pamplona. The prices vary depending on the day and time, but can be anywhere between €100 to €250. The flight is only 1 hour and is very convenient, but can be very expensive.
Pamplona trains depart from the Puerta de Atocha station. Trains leave from Madrid to Pamplona 3 times a day. The train costs about €57 one way and takes about three and a half hours.
By taxi, the ride from Barajas Airport to Puerta de Atocha is about 30 minutes and costs about €25. You can also go by metro, which is more economical but less convenient. The metro costs approximately €1 and there are two possible routes: The fastest route is: Subway exit "Airport" Line 8, transfer at "Nuevos Ministerios" with line 10 transfer at "Tribunal" with line 1 subway arrival "Atocha Renfe".
The more convenient route: Subway exit "Airport" Line 8, transfer at "Mar de Cristal" with line 4, transfer at "Diego de León" with line 6, transfer at "Pacífico" with line 1, Subway Arrival "Atocha Renfe".
Useful link: www.renfe.es
Phone number: 902 320 320
The Barcelona train station is Estació Sants. Trains leave about three times a day. The train ride to Pamplona takes about 4 hours. Tourist class costs €54.40 and first class costs €72.10 (only one way).
Trains run from the Barcelona Airport to the Estació Sants every 30 minutes and cost €2. If the trains aren't running, there will be an alternative bus shuttle from the airport to the Estació Sants.
There is a bus company (Alsa), which runs buses from Madrid Airport,
Terminal 4 to Pamplona and tickets cost about €28. The journey takes about 5 hours. Passengers should exit the bus at Soria and take the connection to Pamplona. Tickets should be purchased in advance.
There are other bus companies which leave from the bus station. There is a #200 bus which runs every 10 or 20 minutes from the airport to the bus station in Avenida de America. The trip costs €1. Avenida de América is the last stop.
A taxi from Barajas to Avenida de America will cost about €25 – €30.
The Barcelona Bus stations are called Estación de Autobuses, Barcelona
Nord and Estació Sants (Sants Bus Station is the same station as the train station).
Vibasa Buses is the company that serves Barcelona – Pamplona. The trip is roughly 6 hours and costs €26. Buses for Pamplona leave approximately 3 times a day from Barcelona.
Getting to Barcelona Nord: from the city you can get there by metro, Line 1, stop, Arc de Triumph, or by the city bus # 54.
To get from the Airport to the bus station "Termibus" in the center of Bilbao the easiest way is to take the bus A3247 from the company Bizkaibus. This bus leaves every 30 minutes from the arrival Terminal to the bus station "Termibus" and costs €1,45 (you pay in the bus). You can also take a taxi, the trip costs around €25-30.
The buses from Bilbao to Pamplona leave every 3 hours from 7:00am until 20:30pm. The cost is around €15 and takes around 2 ½ hours.
Si vienes a Pamplona en coche, por favor, recuerda que en Pamplona la mayoría de las zonas para aparcar son de pago. Por ello aquí le indicamos un mapa sobre el parking más cercano a la Universidad al que podrá acceder gratuitamente (Horario de 7:00 a 23:00).
Addresses of interest
C/ Aeropuerto de Pamplona, 1 (31110) Noáin. Phone: 948 168 700
C/ de la estación, S/N. 31012 Teléfono: 948 130 466
C/ Yanguas y Miranda. 31003
Estació de Autobuses de Pamplona
948 351 335 / 948 221 212 / 948 351 302 / 948 232 300