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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 Sep 23 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

06:07AMGare Montparnasse2h55 09:02AMBordeaux Saint-Jean
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$581One-way
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10:15AMParis7h40 05:55PMBordeaux
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$481One-way
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10:15AMParis7h40 05:55PMBordeaux
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$551One-way
08:30AMParis8h30 05:00PMBordeaux
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$481One-way
10:30PMParis7h15 05:45AMBordeaux
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$481One-way

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Wed
Sep 22
$58SNCF | TGV INOUI
$42Alsa
$209Air France
Thu
Sep 23
$51SNCF | TGV INOUI
$21Flixbus
$209Air France
Fri
Sep 24
$73SNCF | TGV
$12BlaBlaCar Bus
$209Air France
Sat
Sep 25
$66SNCF | TGV
$10Flixbus
$233Air France
Sun
Sep 26
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$10BlaBlaCar Bus
$209Air France
Mon
Sep 27
$44SNCF | TGV INOUI
$10Flixbus
$306Air France
Tue
Sep 28
$37SNCF | TGV INOUI
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$236Air France
Wed
Sep 29
$37SNCF | TGV INOUI
$10Flixbus
$209Air France
Thu
Sep 30
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$30BlaBlaCar Bus
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Fri
Oct 1
$37SNCF | TGV
$10Flixbus
$254Air France
Sat
Oct 2
$51SNCF | TGV INOUI
$10Flixbus
$133Air France
Sun
Oct 3
$44SNCF | TGV INOUI
$10Flixbus
$201Air France
Mon
Oct 4
$37SNCF | TGV INOUI
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$209Air France
Tue
Oct 5
$37SNCF | TGV INOUI
$10Flixbus
$218Air France
Wed
Oct 6
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$30BlaBlaCar Bus
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Thu
Oct 7
$37SNCF | TGV INOUI
$10Flixbus
$190Air France
Fri
Oct 8
$39SNCF | TGV
$10Flixbus
$190Air France
Sat
Oct 9
$37SNCF | TGV
$10Flixbus
$147Air France
Sun
Oct 10
$44SNCF | TGV INOUI
$10Flixbus
$172Air France
Mon
Oct 11
$39SNCF | TGV INOUI
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$190Air France
Tue
Oct 12
$39SNCF | TGV INOUI
$10Flixbus
$167Air France

Travel Information between Paris and Bordeaux

distanceDistance309 miles (498 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$10 - $187
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $10 (€8) • 7 h 40 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $187 (€149) • 1 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Air France or SNCF | TGV

Travel 309 miles (498 km) by bus, flight 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 bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $10 (€8). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus, Air France or SNCF | TGV among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, flight or train 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 go from Paris to Bordeaux?

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

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

The cheapest way to get from Paris to Bordeaux is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $10 (€8) compared to other travel options to Bordeaux:

A bus is $177 (€141) less than a flight for this journey with tickets for a flight from Paris to Bordeaux costing on average $187 (€149).

A bus is $71 (€57) less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Paris to Bordeaux costing on average $81 (€65).

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 40 min   on average.

In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 2 h 4 min.

How many miles from Paris to Bordeaux would I travel?

The distance is approximately 309 miles (498 km) from Paris to Bordeaux.

How many services a day are there between Paris and Bordeaux?

The average frequency per day from Paris to Bordeaux is:

  • Around 16 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to Bordeaux from Paris as scheduled services by bus, flight 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 when traveling from Paris to Bordeaux:

  • Most travelers who buy a bus ticket from Paris to Bordeaux depart from Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine) to Bordeaux, Gare Saint Jean.
  • Most travelers catch their flight from Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport and arrive in Bordeaux Mérignac Airport.
  • Most travelers board their train from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in Bordeaux Saint-Jean.
Which travel operators can get me to Bordeaux from Paris?

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:

  • Travel with Flixbus to go to Bordeaux by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Flixbus Paris to Bordeaux tickets on Omio for $10 (€8).
  • Travel with Air France for flights to Bordeaux. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Air France Paris to Bordeaux tickets on Omio for $187 (€149).
  • SNCF | TGV can get you to Bordeaux by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with SNCF | TGV from Paris to Bordeaux for $81 (€65) on Omio.
Can I find a direct route between Paris and Bordeaux?

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

  • You can travel directly by train with SNCF | TGV or SNCF | TGV INOUI with 16 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 from Paris to Bordeaux.

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip from Paris to Bordeaux?
Many of our customers traveling from Paris to Bordeaux don't make Bordeaux their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Bordeaux are Toulouse, Barcelona or Lyon, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Bordeaux to any of these top destinations today!
How far in advance should I buy my Paris to Bordeaux one way ticket online to get the best deals?

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

  • Bus tickets cost $10 (€8) one way on average.
  • Plane tickets cost on average $187 (€149) one way.
  • Train tickets cost $81 (€65) one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Paris 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

Paris
Bordeaux
Gare Paris Bercy
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Paris Gallieni Porte Bagnolet
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Refreshments
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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.<br>Metro lines 3
Paris Gare Montparnasse
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