The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid travelling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Hendaye to Bordeaux will cost around $ 40 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 30.
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2 h 28 m
2 h 44 m
Trains per day
Of the 22 train that leave Hendaye for Bordeaux every day 17 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct train cover the 189 km distance in an average of 2 h 44 m but if you time it right, some train will get you there in just 2 h 28 m .
The slowest train will take 3 h 18 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Avg. Train Duration:|
3 hours 32 minutes
|Train Ticket Price:||$31|
|Trains depart from:||Hendaye|
|Trains arrive in:||Bordeaux|
|Train Companies:||SNCF | TER, SNCF | TGV INOUI|
Every day a large number of connections with and without a stopover link the cities of Hendaye and Bordeaux. Direct trains cover this route in less than 3 hours.
TER regional trains and their high-speed TGV counterparts operate this popular route on a daily basis. A Bordeaux Hendaye train runs at speeds of up to 300 km/h and covers the distance of 270 kilometres in record time.
The fastest Bordeaux Hendaye train travels this route in 2 hours and 40 minutes. Scale journeys last between 3 and 4 hours.
From Monday to Friday there are 17 direct connections, with departures every 40-70 minutes, and 2 connections with 1 stopover in the city of Ciboure. On Saturdays and Sundays their number is reduced to 15 and 12 direct connections and 1 with scale, respectively.
TER trains depart from Deux-Jumeaux station, also known as Hendaye-Beach, while TGV trains depart from the main station in Hendaye. The Deux-Jumeaux building has a peculiar Basque rural style, with a wooden structure and façade. Its small enclosure connects with the beach and the city centre by means of the Hegobus buses that cover these routes in a matter of minutes. Hendaye's main station communicates with various parts of the city, beach areas and other coastal towns via Hegobus line 4. Their buses depart every 40 minutes in summer and every 60-70 the rest of the year.
Bordeaux-San Juan station: catalogued as historical heritage of France, it is the largest station in the Aquitaine region. It is a bit far from the centre of Bordeaux, but has excellent connections by public transport. The tram C with departures every 3-5 minutes and buses 1, 9, 10 and 11 with a frequency of 8-15 minutes link the station with the city centre and numerous points of tourist interest. In turn, the 30 Direct Airport Shuttle bus service connects San Juan station with Bordeaux airport and operates 7 days a week, 365 days a year. This is a direct 30-minute journey with no intermediate stops. The station is accessible to people with reduced mobility and has self-service bicycles at each of the exits of the railway enclosure.