There are 9 ways to get from Avignon to Bordeaux by train, plane, bus, rideshare or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train to Marseille, fly  •  3 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Avignon TGV to Aix-en-Provence TGV
  2. Fly from Marseille (MRS) to Bordeaux (BOD) MRS - BOD

$57 - $220

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Bus Isilines  •  9 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Avignon - Gare Routière to Bordeaux

$22 - $55

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Train to Lyon, fly  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Avignon TGV to Lyon-St Exupery(TGV)
  2. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Bordeaux (BOD) LYS - BOD

$77 - $165

Train to Montpellier, fly  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Avignon Centre to Montpellier Saint-Roch
  2. Fly from Montpellier (MPL) to Bordeaux (BOD) MPL - BOD

$106 - $276

Train to Nice, fly  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Avignon TGV to Cannes
  2. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Bordeaux (BOD) NCE - BOD

$111 - $276

Train  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Avignon Centre to Nîmes
  2. Take the train from Nîmes to Bordeaux-St-Jean Ic

$90 - $130

Bus FlixBus  •  9 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Nîmes to Bordeaux, Bordeaux Saint-Jean 718

$32 - $53

Rideshare  •  6 h 54 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Avignon to Bordeaux 357.8 miles

$43

Drive  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Avignon to Bordeaux 358.7 miles

$75 - $120

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Avignon - Gare Routière and arriving at Bordeaux. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Avignon to Bordeaux. However, there are services departing from Avignon Centre and arriving at Bordeaux-St-Jean via Nîmes. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 37 min.

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The distance between Avignon and Bordeaux is 439 km. The road distance is 573.9 km.

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The best way to get from Avignon to Bordeaux without a car is to train which takes 6 h 37 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 44 min to get from Avignon to Bordeaux, including transfers.

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Avignon to Bordeaux bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Nîmes station.

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Avignon to Bordeaux train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Avignon Centre station.

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The best way to get from Avignon to Bordeaux is to train which takes 6 h 37 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 9 h 20 min.

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The quickest flight from Marseille Airport to Bordeaux Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Avignon to Bordeaux bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Bordeaux, Bordeaux Saint-Jean station.

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Map of how to get from Avignon to Bordeaux.
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  • Distance: 274.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 44 min

What companies run services between Avignon, France and Bordeaux, France?

You can take a train from Avignon to Bordeaux via Nîmes in around 6 h 37 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Avignon to Bordeaux 5 times a week. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 7 h 30 min.

Airlines
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Marseille to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $450
Flights from Lyon to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Montpellier to Bordeaux via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $260
Flights from Nice to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $390
Flights from Nice to Bordeaux via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $390
Flights from Nice to Bordeaux via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Marseille to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $450
Flights from Lyon to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Montpellier to Bordeaux via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $260
Flights from Nice to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $390
Flights from Nice to Bordeaux via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $390
Flights from Nice to Bordeaux via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $330
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Marseille to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $340
Flights from Lyon to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Flights from Nice to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $240
Flights from Nice to Bordeaux via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $240
Flights from Nice to Bordeaux via Basel
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $240
Chalair Aviation
Website
chalair.eu
Flights from Montpellier to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $460
Air Corsica
Website
aircorsica.com
Flights from Nice to Bordeaux via Ajaccio
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$130 - $360
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Avignon TGV to Aix-en-Provence TGV
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $25
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $25
1st Class
$35 - $38
Train from Avignon TGV to Lyon-St Exupery(TGV)
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$70 - $90
Train from Avignon TGV to Cannes
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$55 - $70
1st Class
$85 - $110
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. 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 Avignon Centre to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $29
1st Class
$27 - $45
Train from Avignon Centre to Nîmes
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$14 - $21
1st Class
$18 - $28
Train from Nîmes to Bordeaux-St-Jean
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$75 - $110
1st Class
$110 - $170
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Nîmes to Bordeaux, Bordeaux Saint-Jean
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Avignon - Gare Routière to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Schedules at
isilines.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Avignon to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
6 h 54 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$43
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Avignon to Bordeaux train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Bordeaux-St-Jean station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Avignon to Bordeaux is 574 km. It takes approximately 5 h 27 min to drive from Avignon to Bordeaux.

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easyJet and Hop! offer flights from Marseille Airport to Bordeaux Airport.

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Book your Avignon to Bordeaux train tickets online with Rome2rio.

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Book your Avignon to Bordeaux bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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There are 879+ hotels available in Bordeaux. Prices start at $65 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Avignon and Bordeaux. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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