There are 10 ways to get from Bordeaux to Chalais 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  •  9 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Paris Montparnasse Tgv
  2. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Lausanne Tgv
  3. Take the train from Lausanne to Sierre/Siders 90

$241 - $298

Cheapest option

Bus  •  14 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Bordeaux City Center to Lyon - Perrache Bus station Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Lyon Gare de Perrache to Sion

$57 - $79

8 alternative options

Bus Ouibus, train  •  13 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Bordeaux City Center to Lyon - Part-Dieu Train station
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve Tgv / ...
  3. Take the train from Genève to Sierre/Siders 90

$107 - $181

Bus Isilines, train  •  15 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Bordeaux to Lyon
  2. Take the train from Lyon-Perrache to Geneve 6-Y
  3. Take the train from Genève to Sierre/Siders 90

$118 - $205

Drive  •  8 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Bordeaux to Chalais 546.5 miles

$110 - $170

Fly to Geneva, train  •  7 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Bordeaux (BOD) to Geneva (GVA) BOD - GVA
  2. Take the train from Genève-Aéroport to Sierre/Siders

$94 - $286

Fly to Lyon, train  •  9 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Bordeaux (BOD) to Lyon (LYS) BOD - LYS
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve
  3. Take the train from Genève to Sierre/Siders

$130 - $283

Fly to Milan Malpensa, bus  •  8 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Bordeaux (BOD) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) BOD - MXP
  2. Take the bus from Malpensa, aeroporto to Domodossola, Stazione

$114 - $293

Fly to Zurich, train  •  8 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Bordeaux (BOD) to Zurich (ZRH) BOD - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Visp

$210 - $505

Fly to Basel, train  •  8 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Bordeaux (BOD) to Basel (BSL) BOD - BSL
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Visp

$120 - $386

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bordeaux to Chalais is to bus which costs 45€ - 70€ and takes 14 h 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bordeaux to Chalais is to fly and train which takes 7 h 36 min and costs 80€ - 250€.

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The distance between Bordeaux and Chalais is 649 km. The road distance is 874 km.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 9 h 19 min to get from Bordeaux to Chalais, including transfers.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Bordeaux to Chalais. However, there are services departing from Bordeaux City Center and arriving at Chalais, poste via Lyon Gare de Perrache and Sion, poste/gare. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 24 min.

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What companies run services between Bordeaux, France and Chalais, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Bordeaux to Chalais via Paris Montparnasse, Montparnasse-Bienvenue, Bercy, Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare de Lyon, Lausanne, Sierre/Siders, and Sierre, poste/gare in around 9 h 19 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bordeaux to Chalais via Lyon - Perrache Bus station, Lyon Gare de Perrache, Sion, and Sion, poste/gare in around 14 h 24 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Geneva via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $490
Flights from Bordeaux to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Bordeaux to Milan Malpensa via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $440
Flights from Bordeaux to Zurich via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $330
Flights from Bordeaux to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Flights from Bordeaux to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $270
Flights from Bordeaux to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $380
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Bordeaux to Milan Malpensa via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $440
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Flights from Bordeaux to Milan Malpensa via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Flights from Bordeaux to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $360
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Milan Malpensa via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $850
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Zurich via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $900
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 Gare de Lyon to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$95 - $105
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$95 - $105
1st Class
$130 - $180
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $70
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Lausanne to Sierre/Siders
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Lyon-Part-Dieu to Genève
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $100
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Genève to Sierre/Siders
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Lyon-Perrache to Genève
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Genève-Aéroport to Sierre/Siders
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich Flughafen to Visp
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Visp
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Lyon-Perrache to Geneve
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Bordeaux City Center to Lyon - Part-Dieu Train station
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Bordeaux City Center to Lyon - Perrache Bus station
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
Ouibus
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Lyon Gare de Perrache to Sion
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Book at
eurolines.ch
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Bordeaux to Lyon
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
isilines.com
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Malpensa, aeroporto to Domodossola, Stazione
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Autoservizi Comazzi srl
Phone
0322 844 862
Email
comazzi@comazzibus.com
Website
comazzibus.com
Bus from Malpensa Airport T1 to Domodossola
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Schedules at
comazzibus.com

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