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from Paris to Bordeaux

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

Our recommendation

To get from Paris to Bordeaux on Jan 23 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

06:53AMGare Montparnasse3h18 10:11AMBordeaux Saint-Jean
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$341One-way
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07:20AMParis, Quai de Bercy9h25 04:45PMBordeaux, Rue des Terres de Bordes
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$101One-way
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10:11AMGare Montparnasse2h03 12:14PMBordeaux Saint-Jean
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$771One-way
11:11AMGare Montparnasse2h03 01:14PMBordeaux Saint-Jean
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$771One-way
10:06AMGare Montparnasse2h56 01:02PMBordeaux Saint-Jean
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$711One-way

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Sun
Jan 23
$34SNCF | TGV INOUI
$10Flixbus
$215Air France
Mon
Jan 24
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$12BlaBlaCar Bus
$215Air France
Tue
Jan 25
$34SNCF | TGV INOUI
$10Flixbus
$215Air France
Wed
Jan 26
$34SNCF | TGV INOUI
$10Flixbus
$215Air France
Thu
Jan 27
$34SNCF | TGV INOUI
$10Flixbus
$215Air France
Fri
Jan 28
$34SNCF | TGV INOUI
$10Flixbus
$215Air France
Sat
Jan 29
$34SNCF | TGV INOUI
$10Flixbus
$206Air France
Sun
Jan 30
$54SNCF | TGV
$10Flixbus
$215Air France
Mon
Jan 31
$34SNCF | TGV INOUI
$10Flixbus
$215Air France
Tue
Feb 1
$34SNCF | TGV INOUI
$10Flixbus
$215HOP!
Wed
Feb 2
$34SNCF | TGV INOUI
$10Flixbus
$215Air France
Thu
Feb 3
$34SNCF | TGV INOUI
$10Flixbus
$220HOP!
Fri
Feb 4
$34SNCF | TGV INOUI
$10Flixbus
$255Air France
Sat
Feb 5
$34SNCF | TGV INOUI
$10Flixbus
$147Air France
Sun
Feb 6
$34SNCF | TGV INOUI
$10Flixbus
$210Air France
Mon
Feb 7
$34SNCF | TGV INOUI
$10Flixbus
$215Air France
Tue
Feb 8
$34SNCF | TGV INOUI
$10Flixbus
$215Air France
Wed
Feb 9
$34SNCF | TGV INOUI
$10Flixbus
$215HOP!
Thu
Feb 10
$34SNCF | TGV INOUI
$10Flixbus
$215Air France
Fri
Feb 11
$34SNCF | TGV INOUI
$10Flixbus
$188Air France

Travel Information from Paris to Bordeaux

distanceDistance309 miles (498 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, bus or train
priceTicket price range$38 - $151
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $38 (€31) • 2 h 3 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $151 (€124) • 1 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesAir France, Eurolines Switzerland or SNCF | TGV INOUI

Travel 309 miles (498 km) by flight, bus or train to Bordeaux from Paris. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 15 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $38 (€31). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Air France, Eurolines Switzerland or SNCF | TGV INOUI among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Paris to Bordeaux.

Travel from Paris to Bordeaux

Anyone traveling in France from Paris to Bordeaux can choose between flights, trains and buses. If you need to get to Bordeaux in a hurry, flying is easily the best option, with flights taking just over an hour to reach their destination. However, high-speed TGV express trains are almost as quick (and probably more comfortable), and buses represent and affordable alternative.

Trains from Paris to Bordeaux | Buses from Paris to Bordeaux | Flights from Paris to Bordeaux

Paris to Bordeaux Travel Comparison

Average Price

Travel Time

Cheapest Time to Book

buses

€25

7:00 h

1 Day Ahead

trains

€73

3:11 h

2 Months Ahead

flight

€189

1:05 h

2 Months Ahead



What is the best way to travel from Paris to Bordeaux?

Cheapest way to travel from Paris to Bordeaux


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Taking the bus is the cheapest way to travel from Paris to Bordeaux. Buses traveling from Paris to Bordeaux depart from either Paris' Porte Maillot, Gare Routière Galliéni, Porte de Charenton, or Gare Routière Bercy Arena bus station and take at least 7 hours to arrive at Bordeaux's Gare Saint Jean. Approximately 20 buses travel from Paris to Bordeaux every day. The first Paris to Bordeaux bus departs at 8:20 a.m. while the last departs at 11:15 p.m. Bus companies that travel from Paris to Bordeaux include Flixbus, Ouibus, Alsa, and Eurolines.


Fastest way to travel from Paris to Bordeaux


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Taking a flight is the fastest way to travel; however, when travel time to and from Paris and Bordeaux's airports is taken into consideration, taking the train is actually the fastest way to travel from Paris to Bordeaux. Flights depart from either Paris' Charles de Gaulle or Orly airport and arrive at Bordeaux's airport after 1:05 h of flight time. Air France is the only airline that offers direct flights from Paris to Bordeaux.


Most popular way to travel from Paris to Bordeaux


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Taking the train is by far the most popular way to travel from Paris to Bordeaux. Taking a high-speed SNCF TGV train is the fastest way to travel from Paris to Bordeaux when traveling to and from Paris and Bordeaux's airports is considered. Taking the train is approximately 30 minutes faster than taking a flight and almost 4 hours faster than taking the bus. Trains traveling from Paris to Bordeaux are also significantly cheaper than taking a flight. There are over 20 trains traveling from Paris to Bordeaux per day, with the first departing Paris at 6:00 a.m.


How to get from Paris to Bordeaux

The Best Way According to our Users

Whether it is for business or leisure, in order to travel from Paris to Bordeaux, 81,72% of our customers choose the train as their preferred mode of transportation. By traveling by train on this route, you can enjoy the comfort of spacious seats, spectacular views—and in some cases free Wi-Fi—in both second and first class. Our customers have decided that the train is the best way to get from Paris to Bordeaux and have chosen to enjoy this fast, safe and efficient way to arrive at their destination. Taking the train also avoids long lines or potential expenses for transfers to/from the station—especially since most main railway stations are located in the city center. Train companies in Europe vary from country to country, but most of them offer high-speed train routes, therefore when you add up at the end-to-end journey time, the train is often also the fastest way to get to your destination.

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FAQs

How do I reach Bordeaux from Paris?

There are 3 ways to get from Paris to Bordeaux: flight, bus or train.

How do I get from Paris to Bordeaux the cheapest way?

The cheapest way to get from Paris to Bordeaux is by taking a train. You can find average ticket prices around $38 (€31) compared to other travel options to Bordeaux:

A train is $113 (€93) less than a flight for this route with tickets for a flight from Paris to Bordeaux costing on average $151 (€124).

Taking a train is usually $10 (€8) less than taking a bus to Bordeaux, which costs on average $47 (€39) for the same trip.

What is the fastest way from Paris to Bordeaux?

The fastest way from Paris to Bordeaux is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 15 min.

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

In comparison, going by bus can take 7 h 15 min   on average.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 2 h 3 min   of travel time.

How many miles from Paris to Bordeaux would I travel?

You should expect to travel around 309 miles (498 km) between Paris and Bordeaux.

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

The average frequency per day from Paris to Bordeaux is:

  • 16 trains per day.

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

What are the departure and arrival points in Paris and in Bordeaux?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Paris to Bordeaux:

  • Flights mostly depart from Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport and arrive in Bordeaux Mérignac Airport.
  • Buses mostly leave from Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine) and tend to arrive in Bordeaux, Gare Saint Jean.
  • Trains most often depart from Paris at Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in Bordeaux at Bordeaux Saint-Jean.

Which travel companies can get me from Paris to Bordeaux?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Paris to Bordeaux, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Air France can take you to Bordeaux by plane. If searching for a good deal on flights, you can find tickets for Air France from Paris to Bordeaux for $151 (€124).
  • Eurolines Switzerland can take you to Bordeaux by bus. If searching for a good deal on buses, you can find tickets for Eurolines Switzerland from Paris to Bordeaux for $47 (€39).
  • Travel with SNCF | TGV INOUI for trains to Bordeaux. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for SNCF | TGV INOUI Paris to Bordeaux tickets on Omio for $38 (€31).

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip from Paris to Bordeaux?

Your trip from Paris to Bordeaux doesn't have to end in Bordeaux. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Toulouse, Barcelona or Lyon. If you’d like to add Toulouse, Barcelona or Lyon to your Paris to Bordeaux tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Bordeaux today!

How far in advance should I purchase my Paris to Bordeaux one way ticket online to get the best deals?

Before traveling from Paris to Bordeaux, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A plane ticket for this journey is costing $151 (€124) one way on average.
  • A bus ticket for this route is costing $47 (€39) one way on average.
  • A train ticket for this trip is costing $38 (€31) one way on average.

But we recommend booking Paris to Bordeaux tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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