There are 9 ways to get from Bordeaux to Calais 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 50 min

  1. Take the train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Paris Montparnasse Tgv
  2. Take the train from Paris Nord to Calais Ville Tgv

$175 - $200

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Bus Ouibus  •  12 h 10 min

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

$30 - $50

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Train  •  6 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Lille Flandres Tgv
  2. Take the train from Lille Flandres to Calais Ville

$179 - $202

Bus FlixBus  •  12 h

  1. Take the bus from Bordeaux, Bordeaux Saint-Jean to Paris, Paris N743 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Calais 753 / ...

$50 - $83

Drive  •  8 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Bordeaux to Calais 540.4 miles

$110 - $170

Fly to Lille Lesquin, train  •  6 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Bordeaux (BOD) to Lille Lesquin (LIL) BOD - LIL
  2. Take the train from Lille Europe to Calais-Fréthun

$91 - $306

Fly to Paris Orly, train  •  6 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Bordeaux (BOD) to Paris Orly (ORY) BOD - ORY
  2. Take the train from Paris Nord to Calais Ville

$125 - $287

Fly to Paris CDG, train  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Bordeaux (BOD) to Paris CDG (CDG) BOD - CDG
  2. Take the train from Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV to Lille Europe
  3. Take the train from Lille Europe to Calais-Fréthun

$116 - $346

Fly to Brussels, train  •  8 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Bordeaux (BOD) to Brussels (BRU) BOD - BRU
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Lille Europe
  3. Take the train from Lille Europe to Calais-Fréthun

$125 - $353

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bordeaux to Calais is to bus which costs 28€ - 40€ and takes 12 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bordeaux to Calais is to train which costs 140€ - 180€ and takes 5 h 50 min.

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The distance between Bordeaux and Calais is 703 km. The road distance is 864.6 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 50 min to get from Bordeaux to Calais, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bordeaux City Center and arriving at Calais. Services depart every four hours, and operate Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 12 h 10 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bordeaux to Calais. However, there are services departing from Bordeaux-St-Jean and arriving at Calais Ville via Lille Flandres. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 34 min.

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

You can take a train from Bordeaux to Calais via Paris Montparnasse, Gare Montparnasse., Gare De L'est, and Paris Nord in around 5 h 50 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bordeaux to Calais via Paris, Paris in around 12 h.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
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, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $480
Flights from Bordeaux to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Flights from Bordeaux to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $410
Flights from Bordeaux to Paris CDG via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from Bordeaux to Brussels via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 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 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Hop!
Website
hop.com
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, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $480
Flights from Bordeaux to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Flights from Bordeaux to Brussels via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Lille Lesquin
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Flights from Bordeaux to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $340
Flights from Bordeaux to Brussels via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $340
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Brussels via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $300
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
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 Paris Nord to Calais Ville
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $80
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $80
1st Class
$95 - $130
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 Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$25 - $30
1st Class
$44 - $46
Train from Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
SNCF
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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lille Flandres to Calais Ville
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $30
1st Class
$28 - $45
Train from Lille Europe to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $30
1st Class
$28 - $45
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $55
1st Class
$55 - $70
Bus operators
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bordeaux, Bordeaux Saint-Jean to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris, Paris to Calais
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $28
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Bordeaux City Center to Calais
Ave. Duration
12 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
Ouibus

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