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Duration 5h 40m
Distance 602.6 km
Average price 130€
Frequency 10/day

Trip overview

The average train between Bordeaux and Caen takes 5h 40m and the fastest train takes 4h 55m. The train service runs several times per day from Bordeaux to Caen. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train

  1. Bordeaux St Jean
  2. Paris St Lazare
  3. Caen
5h 10m
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92€ - 178€

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No, there is no direct train from Bordeaux to Caen. However, there are services departing from Bordeaux St Jean and arriving at Caen via Montparnasse-Bienvenue and Paris St Lazare. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 10m.

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The distance between Bordeaux and Caen is 483 km. The road distance is 602.6 km.

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Bordeaux to Caen train services, operated by TGV inOui, depart from Bordeaux St Jean station.

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Bordeaux to Caen train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Caen station.

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What companies run services between Bordeaux and Caen?

You can take a train from Bordeaux to Caen via Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2, Montparnasse-Bienvenue, Saint-Lazare, and Paris St Lazare in around 5h 10m.
Train operators
SNCF
Ave. Duration
2h 9m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
60€ - 120€

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Bordeaux St Jean to Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2
Ave. Duration
2h 9m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
60€ - 120€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
60€ - 90€
Rail 1st Class
80€ - 120€
Train from Paris St Lazare to Caen
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
28€ - 60€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
28€ - 45€
Rail 1st Class
40€ - 60€

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