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

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

Recommended option

Train via Paris Montparnasse  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Paris Montparnasse Tgv
  2. Take the train from Paris Nord to Antwerpen Centraal Tha

$204 - $249

Cheapest option

Bus Ouibus  •  12 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Bordeaux City Center to Antwerp Ouibus

$30 - $150

7 alternative options

Train  •  7 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Lille Flandres Tgv
  2. Take the train from Lille Flandres to Antwerpen Centraal Ic

$169 - $189

Bus FlixBus  •  15 h

  1. Take the bus from Bordeaux, Bordeaux Saint-Jean to Paris, Paris 703 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Antwerp 802 / ...

$54 - $90

Drive  •  8 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Bordeaux to Antwerp 576.5 miles

$120 - $180

Fly to Brussels  •  4 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Bordeaux (BOD) to Brussels (BRU) BOD - BRU

$67 - $255

Fly to Amsterdam, train  •  5 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Bordeaux (BOD) to Amsterdam (AMS) BOD - AMS
  2. Take the train from Schiphol (Airport) to Antwerpen Centraal

$87 - $227

Fly to Lille Lesquin, train  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Bordeaux (BOD) to Lille Lesquin (LIL) BOD - LIL
  2. Take the train from Lille Europe to Bruxelles Midi
  3. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi to Antwerpen Centraal

$95 - $352

Fly to Charleroi, train  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Bordeaux (BOD) to Charleroi (CRL) BOD - CRL
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi to Antwerpen Centraal

$50 - $217

What companies run services between Bordeaux, France and Antwerp, Belgium?

You can take a train from Bordeaux to Antwerp via Paris Montparnasse, Montparnasse-Bienvenue, Gare du Nord, and Paris Nord in around 5 h 36 min. Alternatively, Ouibus operates a bus from Bordeaux to Antwerp hourly. Tickets cost $30 - $45 and the journey takes 12 h 55 min. Eurolines FR also services this route 6 times a week.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Brussels via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Flights from Bordeaux to Brussels via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Bordeaux to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Flights from Bordeaux to Amsterdam via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $290
Flights from Bordeaux to Lille Lesquin
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $480
Flights from Bordeaux to Lille Lesquin via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $480
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $340
Flights from Bordeaux to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Flights from Bordeaux to Amsterdam via Bristol
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Flights from Bordeaux to Amsterdam via London Luton
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Flights from Bordeaux to Amsterdam via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Flights from Bordeaux to Amsterdam via Lyon
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Flights from Bordeaux to Lille Lesquin
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Brussels via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Flights from Bordeaux to Lille Lesquin
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $480
Flights from Bordeaux to Lille Lesquin via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $480
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Brussels via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Bordeaux to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $390
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Amsterdam via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Charleroi
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $270
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Paris Montparnasse
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $120
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$100 - $120
1st Class
$140 - $210
Train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Lille Flandres
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$150 - $180
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$150 - $180
1st Class
$200 - $300
Train from Lille Europe to Bruxelles Midi
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $31
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$26 - $31
1st Class
$45 - $48
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Paris Nord to Antwerpen Centraal
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$95 - $130
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$95 - $130
1st Class
$130 - $190
Train from Schiphol (Airport) to Antwerpen Centraal
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$40 - $65
1st Class
$65 - $90
Train from Gare de Lille Europe to Brussels - Midi
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $55
1st Class
$55 - $70
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Antwerpen Centraal
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$18 - $35
1st Class
$35 - $45
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Lille Europe Eurostar to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$30 - $60
Premier
$68 - $70
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Bruxelles-Midi to Antwerpen Centraal
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$7 - $11
1st Class
$11 - $17
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Bordeaux City Center to Antwerp
Ave. Duration
12 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
Ouibus
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Bordeaux to Antwerp
Ave. Duration
12 h 11 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bordeaux, Bordeaux Saint-Jean to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris, Paris to Antwerp
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Bordeaux and Antwerp is 800 km. The road distance is 922 km.

The cheapest way to get from Bordeaux to Antwerp is to bus which costs 45€ - 80€ and takes 15 h.

The quickest way to get from Bordeaux to Antwerp is to fly which takes 4 h 56 min and costs 55€ - 220€.

No, there is no direct train from Bordeaux to Antwerp. However, there are services departing from Bordeaux-St-Jean and arriving at Antwerpen Centraal via Lille Flandres. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 52 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bordeaux City Center and arriving at Antwerp. Services depart hourly, and operate Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 12 h 55 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 36 min to get from Bordeaux to Antwerp, including transfers.