There are 12 ways to get from Bordeaux to Canterbury by train, night bus, bus, car, car train, car ferry or plane

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Recommended option

Train  •  6 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Paris Montparnasse Tgv
  2. Take the train from Paris Nord Eurostar to Ashford(Kent) Int. Est

$183 - $333

Cheapest option

Bus  •  16 h 43 min

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

$54 - $74

10 alternative options

Train, night bus  •  9 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Lille Flandres Tgv
  2. Take the night bus from Lille to Canterbury Ouibus

$173 - $193

Bus, night bus  •  15 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Bordeaux, Bordeaux Saint-Jean to Paris, Paris 703 / ...
  2. Take the night bus from Paris City Center - Bercy to Canterbury Ouibus

$58 - $94

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  8 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Bordeaux to Calais
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais to Folkestone

$339 - $400

Drive, car ferry  •  10 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Bordeaux to Calais
  2. Take the car ferry from Calais to Dover

$145 - $210

Fly Bordeaux to London Gatwick, train  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Bordeaux (BOD) to London Gatwick (LGW) BOD - LGW
  2. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London St Pancras International LL
  3. Take the train from St Pancras International to Canterbury West

$87 - $252

Fly Bordeaux to London Luton, train  •  6 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Bordeaux (BOD) to London Luton (LTN) BOD - LTN
  2. Take the train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International LL
  3. Take the train from St Pancras International to Canterbury West

$83 - $296

Fly Bordeaux to London Stansted, train  •  6 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Bordeaux (BOD) to London Stansted (STN) BOD - STN
  2. Take the train from St Pancras International to Canterbury West

$91 - $831

Fly Bordeaux to Southend, train  •  7 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Bordeaux (BOD) to Southend (SEN) BOD - SEN
  2. Take the train from Southend Airport to Stratford (London)
  3. Take the train from Stratford International to Canterbury West

$108 - $341

Train to Bergerac, fly to London City, train  •  7 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Bergerac
  2. Fly from Bergerac (EGC) to London City (LCY) EGC - LCY
  3. Take the train from Stratford International to Canterbury West

$185 - $695

Train to Bergerac, fly to London Stansted, train  •  8 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Bergerac
  2. Fly from Bergerac (EGC) to London Stansted (STN) EGC - STN
  3. Take the train from St Pancras International to Canterbury West

$124 - $554

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bordeaux to Canterbury is to bus which costs 45€ - 65€ and takes 16 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bordeaux to Canterbury is to train which takes 6 h 2 min and costs 150€ - 290€.

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The distance between Bordeaux and Canterbury is 726 km.

It takes approximately 6 h 2 min to get from Bordeaux to Canterbury, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bordeaux to Canterbury. However, there are services departing from Bordeaux, Bordeaux Saint-Jean and arriving at Canterbury via Paris City Center - Bercy. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 48 min.

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What companies run services between Bordeaux, France and Canterbury, England?

You can take a train from Bordeaux to Canterbury via Paris Montparnasse, Montparnasse-Bienvenue, Gare du Nord, Paris Nord Eurostar, Ashford(Kent) Int., and Ashford International in around 6 h 2 min. Alternatively, Ouibus operates a bus from Bordeaux to Canterbury every 4 hours. Tickets cost $45 - $70 and the journey takes 15 h 10 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Bordeaux to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $340
Flights from Bordeaux to London Gatwick via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $340
Flights from Bordeaux to London Luton
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $350
Flights from Bordeaux to London Luton via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $350
Flights from Bordeaux to Southend
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $270
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Bordeaux to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $340
Flights from Bergerac to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Bordeaux to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$27 - $260
Flights from Bergerac to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $600
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 - $200
Train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Lille Flandres
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$150 - $170
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$150 - $170
1st Class
$200 - $300
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Paris Nord Eurostar to Ashford(Kent) Int.
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $200
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $200
Premier
$150 - $230
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$173
Website
eurotunnel.com
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from St Pancras International to Canterbury West
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $50
Train from Stratford International to Canterbury West
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
Greater Anglia
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Bergerac
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $29
1st Class
$27 - $45
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Night bus from Lille to Canterbury
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
Ouibus
Night bus from Paris City Center - Bercy to Canterbury
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Bordeaux City Center to Dover
Ave. Duration
15 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
Ouibus
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
Ferry operators

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