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Train Information between Southampton and Bordeaux

distanceDistance420 miles (677 km)
frequencyTrain frequency6 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 6 direct trains a day

Trains from Southampton to Bordeaux cover the 420 miles (677 km) long trip taking on average 12 h 23 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 6 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Southampton Central and arrive in Bordeaux Saint-Jean.

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FAQs
Are there COVID-19 travel restrictions for trains between Southampton and Bordeaux?

Travel by train between Southampton, United Kingdom and Bordeaux, France is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Bordeaux from Southampton restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in France from Southampton?

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 1 days before arrival
  • 7-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Exempted International Movement Certificate for travel required
  • Health declaration required

What are the safety rules to follow in Bordeaux, France?

The government of France has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance required: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

The above information was last checked on 10/24/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Southampton to Bordeaux closer to your date of departure here

Are there restrictions on returning to United Kingdom from France by train?

Return travel from France to United Kingdom is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Southampton from Bordeaux?

Entry into United Kingdom is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in United Kingdom from Bordeaux?

Requirements for reentering:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Before travelling, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include COVID-19 tests to be taken on day 2 and on day 8 of your quarantine
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Southampton, United Kingdom?

The government of United Kingdom has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Regional advice

Last checked on 10/24/21. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Southampton from Bordeaux.

How far is Bordeaux from Southampton by train?
The Southampton to Bordeaux train distance is approximately 420 miles (677 km).
What is the Southampton to Bordeaux train travel time?
The train time between Southampton and Bordeaux is on average 12 h 23 min  for the 420 miles (677 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Southampton to Bordeaux by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
Which train station from Southampton to Bordeaux do I depart from? Which Bordeaux train station from Southampton do I arrive in?

There are a few train stations in Southampton to start your journey from including Southampton Central, Southampton Airport Parkway and Southampton Town Quay. In Bordeaux you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Bordeaux Saint-Jean, Bordeaux-Benauge and Bordeaux.

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Southampton Central   and arrive in Bordeaux Saint-Jean.

Where is the departure train station in Southampton located? Where is the arrival train station in Bordeaux located?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Southampton Central, which is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city center, and they get off the train at Bordeaux Saint-Jean, located 1 mile (s) / 2 km away from the city center.

How many trains are there to Bordeaux from Southampton a day?
The average number of trains departing Southampton for Bordeaux is 6 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Bordeaux
Southampton Central is the most popular Southampton railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Southampton for your trip to Bordeaux.