Portugalete
in Biscay of Basque Country, Spain

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
43.321 and -3.021 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 43° 19' 15" and W -3° 1' 14"
Currency and Currency Code:
Euro - EUR
Spoken languages:
Spanish, Catalan, Galician, Basque, Occitan
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 02:22 PM (Monday)
Timezone: Europe/Madrid
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:39 am and 9:54 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-41.184 and 175.958 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Homewood
References
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Current travel safety evaluation for Spain in Southern Europe

Safety Score: 3,4 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Spain.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Spain. Last Update: 2020-07-06 07:20:09

Discover Portugalete

Portugalete in Biscay (Basque Country) with it's 48,105 citizens is a city in Spain about 204 mi (or 328 km) north of Madrid, the country's capital city.

Local time in Portugalete is now 02:22 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named Europe / Madrid with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 9 airports in the vicinity of Portugalete, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Spain is Bilbao Airport in a distance of 6 mi (or 9 km), East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Spain is Vizcaya Bridge in a distance of 2 mi (or 3 km), East. Looking for a place to stay? we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Santurtzi, Sestao, Barakaldo, Erandio and Berango. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 18°C / 65 °F

Morning Temperature 19°C / 66 °F
Evening Temperature 18°C / 65 °F
Night Temperature 16°C / 61 °F
Chance of rainfall 2%
Air Humidity 85%
Air Pressure 1024 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from South
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 99% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Tuesday, 7th of July 2020

22°C (71 °F)
17°C (62 °F)
Scattered clouds, gentle breeze.

Wednesday, 8th of July 2020

25°C (76 °F)
19°C (66 °F)
Broken clouds, light breeze.

Thursday, 9th of July 2020

25°C (77 °F)
19°C (67 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, few clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Meliá Bilbao

Address
5,4 mi
C/ Lehendakari Leizaola, 29
48001 Bilbao
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Miró

Address
5,6 mi
Alameda Mazarredo, 77
48009 Bilbao
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Embarcadero

Address
1,0 mi
Avda Zugazarte 51
48930 Getxo
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Zenit Bilbao

Address
5,8 mi
Autonomia, 58
48012 Bilbao
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


NH La Avanzada

Address
1,3 mi
Paseo Landabarri, 5 Bilbao
48940 Leioa
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


NH Collection Villa de Bilbao

Address
5,4 mi
Gran Via Don Diego Lopez de Haro 87
48011 Bilbao
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Hotel Puerta de Bilbao

Address
2,6 mi
Kalea RIO CASTAÑOS 2
48903 Barakaldo
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Novotel Bilbao Exhibition Center

Address
2,6 mi
Rio Castanos, 2 HBI01189
48903 BARAKALDO
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


NH Bilbao Zubialde (former Hesperia Zubialde)

Address
5,3 mi
Camino De La Ventosa 34
48013 Bilbao
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


URH Palacio de Oriol

Address
0,4 mi
Cristobal Murrieta 27
48980 Santurtzi
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Puente Colgante Bilbao (Traveline Basque Country and Navarra)

Published: January 04, 2012
Length: 05:36 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: zemiamedia

Follow us on Facebook, http://www.facebook.com/pages/Traveline/154968637848312 Coming to the Port of Bilbao in Santurtzi, we take the most famous bridge in Biscay, crossing it by the upper...


Bilbao and Getxo, Basque Country [Travel with Manfred]

Published: April 12, 2012
Length: 53:35 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Travel with Manfred

A short glimpse of the cities of Bilbao and Getxo in the Basque Country. In Getxo we see one of the world's very few transporter bridges ( http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Transporter_bridge )...


PORTUGALETE FIESTAS BAJADA DE CUADRILLAS SAN ROKE2011

Published: August 20, 2011
Length: 27:32 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Aurelio LLanos

FIESTAS DE PORTUGALETE 2011. PREGON Y BAJADA POPULAR.


El ayuntamiento de Portugalete podrá instalar en un futuro un ascensor panorámico

Published: February 20, 2015
Length: 54:33 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Tele7Radio7

El ayuntamiento de Portugalete podrá instalar en un futuro un ascensor panorámico que comunicará la calle Sotera de la Mier con el muelle viejo Viernes, 20 Febrero 2015 El paso previo y...


El mercado de abastos de Portugalete se abrirá los viernes, sábados, domingos y festivos

Published: April 01, 2015
Length: 04:40 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Tele7Radio7

El mercado de abastos de Portugalete se abrirá los viernes, sábados, domingos y festivos, como si de una plaza más se tratará ; para el disfrute de los vecinos Miércoles, 01 Abril 2015...


Puente Vizcaya vistas ría de Bilbao Las Arenas Algorta Getxo Portugalete

Published: August 27, 2010
Length: 39:18 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: euskaditv

ARTÍCULO: http://euskaditv.blogspot.com/2010/09/puente-vizcaya-vistas-ria-de-bilbao-las.html PAISAJE Vistas desde el puente Bizkaya o Bizkaiko Zubia o Puente Vizcaya, de la ría de Bilbao,...


0109 - Gorka Aginagalde - Portugalete 2013

Published: October 09, 2013
Length: 10:48 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: David López

Gorka Aginagalde Fiestas de San Roke 2013 (15/08 a 18/08) Portugalete.


Metro Bilbao - Bilboko metroa. Line 2 EMU to Santurtzi leaves Portugalete station.

Published: August 12, 2009
Length: 34:27 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: JuhaVnt

Bilbao, Basque country, Spain 5.8.2009.


Portugalete, Nire Herria

Published: October 02, 2007
Length: 00:52 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: ninaizwilly

un video guapetón que me he currado con imagenes de Portugalete con música guapetona de fondo a cargo de Idi Bihotz.


El ayuntamiento de Portugalete replanteará el modelo de cabalgata de Reyes

Published: January 07, 2015
Length: 40:40 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Tele7Radio7

El ayuntamiento de Portugalete replanteará el modelo de cabalgata de reyes mientras no pueda garantizarse al 100 % la seguridad. El susto del pasado lunes ha dado mucho que pensar.


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Nervión

The river Nervión runs through the city of Bilbao, Spain into the Cantabrian Sea. It is also known as Estuary of Bilbao on its final tract, from the joining with Ibaizabal river to the sea.

Located at 43.3255, -3.01937 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Geography of Bilbao, Geography of Biscay, Rivers of Spain, Rivers of Álava

Vizcaya Bridge

The Vizcaya Bridge (Bizkaiko Zubia in Basque, Puente de Vizcaya in Spanish), is a transporter bridge that links the towns of Portugalete and Las Arenas in the Biscay province of Spain, crossing the mouth of the Nervion River. People in the area, and even the official website, commonly call it the Puente Colgante (literally "hanging bridge", used for suspension bridge in Spanish), although its structure is quite different from a suspension bridge.

Located at 43.3231, -3.0169 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Bridges in Biscay, Buildings and structures in Bilbao, Transporter bridges, World Heritage Sites in Spain, Bridges completed in 1893, 1893 establishments in Spain

Las Arenas

Las Arenas (Areeta in Basque) is a neighbourhood of Getxo. It is an affluent residential area that was built over the sands of a beach where the Gobela Creek died into a diffuse delta at the mouth of the Estuary of Bilbao in the early 20th Century. It is connected to Portugalete at the other side of the firth by the Puente Colgante and offers a marina, a small beach that can unfortunately be polluted, and a monument to Evaristo Churruca, who planned and directed the canalization of the estuary.

Located at 43.3256, -3.01306 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Neighbourhoods in Spain

Areeta (Metro Bilbao)

Areeta is a station of Line 1 of Metro Bilbao. It is located in the neighborhood of Las Arenas in the municipality of Getxo, in the Greater Bilbao area. The station before is Gobela and the station after is Lamiako. It is an underground station and its fare zone is B1.

Located at 43.3261, -3.00972 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Metro Bilbao stations

Gobela (Metro Bilbao)

Gobela is a station of the Line 1 of Metro Bilbao. It is located at the neighborhood of Romo, in the municipality of Getxo in the Greater Bilbao area. The station after is Areeta and the station before is Neguri. It is an elevated station and its fare zone is B1.

Located at 43.3331, -3.00736 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Metro Bilbao stations

Sestao (Metro Bilbao)

Sestao is a station of the Line 2 of Metro Bilbao. It is located in the municipality of Sestao in the Greater Bilbao area. The station before is Abatxolo and the station after is Urbinaga. The station was opened on January 8, 2005 and is one of the two stations located in the municipality of Sestao, being Urbinaga the other one.

Located at 43.3094, -3.00722 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Metro Bilbao stations

Abatxolo (Metro Bilbao)

Abatxolo is a station of the Line 2 of Metro Bilbao. It is located in the neighborhood of Azeta, between the municipalities of Portugalete and Sestao, in the Greater Bilbao area. The station before is Portugalete and the station after is Sestao. The station was opened on January 20, 2007. It is an underground station and its fare zone is B2.

Located at 43.3142, -3.01389 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Metro Bilbao stations

Portugalete (Metro Bilbao)

Portugalete is a station of the Line 2 of Metro Bilbao. It is located in the municipality of Portugalete, in the Greater Bilbao area. The station before is Peñota and the station after is Abatxolo. The station was opened on January 20, 2007. It is an underground station and its fare zone is B2.

Located at 43.3178, -3.02056 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Metro Bilbao stations

Peñota (Metro Bilbao)

Peñota is a station of the Line 2 of Metro Bilbao. It is located in the neighborhood of Peñota, in the municipality of Santurtzi, in the Greater Bilbao area. The station before is Santurtzi and the station after is Portugalete. It was opened on July 4, 2009. It is an underground station and its fare zone is B2.

Located at 43.3219, -3.02472 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Metro Bilbao stations

Santurtzi (Metro Bilbao)

Santurtzi is the north-western terminus of the Line 2 of Metro Bilbao. It is located in the municipality of Santurtzi, in the Greater Bilbao area. Currently, it serves as a terminal station, only until Kabieces Station opens in 2012. The station after is Peñota. Santurtzi is also the southern terminus of the Mamariga shuttle, which connects the station with the neighborhood of Mamariga using an automatic shuttle.

Located at 43.3289, -3.03417 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Metro Bilbao stations

Kabiezes (Metro Bilbao)

Kabiezes will be a future station of Metro Bilbao. It will be the north-western terminus of the Line 2 and it is already in construction. The station will be located in the neighborhood of Kabiezes, in the municipality of Santurtzi, in the Greater Bilbao area. The station after will be Santurtzi, which currently serves as the terminus. Kabiezes station is scheduled to open in 2014.

Located at 43.3219, -3.03778 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Metro Bilbao stations

Districts of the same city

These districts belong to Portugalete.

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Lejona: Avanzada, Lejona (source)

capture of the webcam Las Arenas: Artaza

Las Arenas: Artaza, Las Arenas (source)

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Santa Ana: Acceso Artea, Santa Ana (source)

capture of the webcam Guecho: Mimenaga

Guecho: Mimenaga, Guecho (source)

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Desierto: Ansio − Baracaldo − Vizcaya − Pais Vasco, Desierto (source)

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2020

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09 Jul
2020

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10 Jul
2020

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2020

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2020

Athletic Bilbao Vs. Leganes
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17 Jul
2020

Alejandro Sanz Bilbao
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18 Jul
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02 Oct
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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
بورتغاليتي, Portugaleto, Portugalete, Portu, la villa jarrillera, ポルトゥガレテ, Portus Gallorum, Португалете, 波尔图加莱特