Travel options
from Brussels to Bordeaux

You can get from Brussels to Bordeaux by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Brussels to Bordeaux on Sep 28 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

07:10AMBrussels Airport5h40 12:50PMBordeaux Mérignac Airport
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$1341One-way
Cheapest
09:50AMBrussels13h05 10:55PMBordeaux
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$561One-way
Other options
09:30AMBrussels13h25 10:55PMBordeaux
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$561One-way
06:17AMBrussels-Midi5h48 12:05PMBordeaux Saint-Jean
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$1551One-way
04:17PMBrussels-Midi6h00 10:17PMBordeaux Saint-Jean
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$1861One-way

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COMPARE Prices for trains, buses and flights

Mon
Sep 27
$201SNCF | TGV INOUI
$34Flixbus
$59Ryanair
Tue
Sep 28
$155SNCF | TGV
$40Flixbus
$134Iberia
Wed
Sep 29
$135SNCF | TGV
$34Flixbus
$43Ryanair
Thu
Sep 30
$155SNCF | TGV
$41Flixbus
$315Swiss
Fri
Oct 1
$155SNCF | TGV
$34Flixbus
$23Ryanair
Sat
Oct 2
$135SNCF | TGV INOUI
$20Flixbus
$130Vueling
Sun
Oct 3
$135SNCF | TGV INOUI
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$21Ryanair
Mon
Oct 4
$122SNCF | TGV
$26BlaBlaCar Bus
$21Ryanair
Tue
Oct 5
$81SNCF | TGV INOUI
$20Flixbus
$85Iberia
Wed
Oct 6
$127SNCF | TGV
$20Flixbus
$13Ryanair
Thu
Oct 7
$127SNCF | TGV
$20Flixbus
$87Iberia
Fri
Oct 8
$135SNCF | TGV
$22Flixbus
$13Ryanair
Sat
Oct 9
$133SNCF | TGV INOUI
$20Flixbus
$114Vueling
Sun
Oct 10
$99SNCF | TGV INOUI
$22Flixbus
$13Ryanair
Mon
Oct 11
$135SNCF | TGV
$20BlaBlaCar Bus
$43Ryanair
Tue
Oct 12
$112SNCF | TGV
$20Flixbus
$206KLM
Wed
Oct 13
$75SNCF | TGV INOUI
$20Flixbus
$15Ryanair
Thu
Oct 14
$119SNCF | TGV
$20Flixbus
$87Iberia
Fri
Oct 15
$135SNCF | TGV
$22Flixbus
$28Ryanair
Sat
Oct 16
$112SNCF | TGV
$20BlaBlaCar Bus
$174KLM
Sun
Oct 17
$96SNCF | TGV INOUI
$22Flixbus
$13Ryanair

Travel Information between Brussels and Bordeaux

distanceDistance472 miles (762 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$25 - $146
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $25 (€20) • 13 h 25 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $45 (€36) • 1 h 30 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Ryanair or SNCF | TGV INOUI

Travel 472 miles (762 km) by bus, flight or train from Brussels to Bordeaux. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 30 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $25 (€20). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus, Ryanair or SNCF | TGV INOUI among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, flight or train from Brussels to Bordeaux.

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FAQs
Am I allowed to travel from Brussels, Belgium to Bordeaux, France?

International travel from Brussels, Belgium to Bordeaux, France is: Partially open.

Can I enter France if coming from Belgium?

Entry into France is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium.

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Bordeaux if traveling from Brussels?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Exempted International Movement Certificate for travel required

What measures do I need to follow in Bordeaux, France due to the pandemic?

All travelers in France must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 9/25/21; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your upcoming trip from Brussels to Bordeaux.

What travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, should I be aware of for my journey back to Brussels, Belgium from Bordeaux, France?

The restriction level for your return to Brussels, Belgium from France is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Brussels from Bordeaux restricted?

Entry into Belgium is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Brussels from Bordeaux?

Conditions of reentry into Belgium:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition for subsequent release from quarantine. It is tested in quarantine on days 1 and 7
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Brussels, Belgium?

You should observe these safety measures in Belgium as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

This information about your return travel to Belgium was last checked on 9/22/21. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Brussels from Bordeaux closer to your date of departure here.

How do I get from Brussels to Bordeaux?

There are 3 ways that you can travel from Brussels to Bordeaux. You can take a bus, flight or train.

What is the cheapest way to get from Brussels to Bordeaux?

The cheapest way to travel between Brussels and Bordeaux is by taking a bus with an average price of $25 (€20).

This is compared to other travel options to Bordeaux:

Taking a bus is about $20 (€16) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $45 (€36) for this route.

A bus is $120 (€96) less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from Brussels to Bordeaux costing on average $146 (€116).

What is the fastest way to travel from Brussels to Bordeaux?

The fastest way from Brussels to Bordeaux is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 30 min.

There are alternative travel options to Bordeaux that can usually take longer:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 13 h 25 min.

In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 5 h 44 min.

What is the distance from Brussels to Bordeaux?

Bordeaux is approximately 472 miles (762 km) away from Brussels.

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Brussels to Bordeaux?

The average frequency per day from Brussels to Bordeaux is:

  • 2 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey from Brussels to Bordeaux as scheduled services by bus, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

Where do I depart from Brussels? Where do I arrive in Bordeaux?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Brussels to Bordeaux:

  • Most travelers take a bus from Brussels, Brussels South (Gare du Midi) to Bordeaux, Gare Saint Jean.
  • Most travelers board their plane from Brussels Airport and arrive in Bordeaux Mérignac Airport.
  • Most travelers who buy a train ticket from Brussels to Bordeaux depart from Bruxelles-Midi to Bordeaux Saint-Jean.
Who can get me from Brussels to Bordeaux?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Brussels to Bordeaux:

  • You can take a bus from Brussels to Bordeaux with Flixbus. Cheap tickets can be found for $25 (€20) with Flixbus from Brussels to Bordeaux.
  • You can travel by plane between Brussels and Bordeaux with Ryanair, and you can find Ryanair Brussels to Bordeaux tickets for $45 (€36) on Omio.
  • You can take a train from Brussels to Bordeaux with SNCF | TGV INOUI. Cheap tickets can be found for $146 (€116) with SNCF | TGV INOUI from Brussels to Bordeaux.
Can I travel directly between Brussels and Bordeaux?

Yes, there are direct services available from Brussels to Bordeaux with the following travel companies:

  • You can travel directly by train with SNCF | TGV with 2 direct trains per day.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Bordeaux as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets between Brussels and Bordeaux.

Where else should I travel to after my journey to Bordeaux from Brussels ends?
Your trip from Brussels to Bordeaux doesn't have to end in Bordeaux. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Paris, Toulouse or Barcelona. If you’d like to add Paris, Toulouse or Barcelona to your Brussels to Bordeaux tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Bordeaux today!
How early should I buy tickets to Bordeaux from Brussels online for the best deals?

When planning your trip from Brussels to Bordeaux, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets cost on average $25 (€20) one way.
  • Plane tickets are costing $45 (€36) one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost $146 (€116) one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Brussels to Bordeaux online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Brussels
Bordeaux
Bruselas
Amenities
Brüssel Gare Central
Amenities
Bruxelles-Central
Amenities
Refreshments
WC

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is within walking distance of the city centre and is connected to other parts of the city by public transport.<br>Metro lines 1, 3, 4, 5<br>Suburban train lines S1, S2, S5, S7, S9
How long does it take to get from the train station to the city centre?
This station is a 5-10 minute walk from the city centre.