There are 10 ways to get from Bordeaux to Cherbourg-Octeville by train, bus, night bus, rideshare, 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  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Paris Montparnasse Tgv
  2. Take the train from Paris St Lazare to Cherbourg Ic

$160 - $200

Cheapest option

Bus  •  10 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Bordeaux City Center to Caen Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Caen to Cherbourg-Octeville Ouibus

$27 - $37

8 alternative options

Train via St-Pierre-des-Corps  •  7 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to St-Pierre-des-Corps Tgv
  2. Take the train from St-Pierre-des-Corps to Caen Ic
  3. Take the train from Caen to Cherbourg Ic

$132 - $170

Night bus, train, bus  •  11 h 44 min

  1. Take the night bus from Bordeaux, Bordeaux Saint-Jean to Rennes
  2. Take the train from Rennes to St Lo
  3. Take the bus from Saint-Lô Gare SNCF to Cherbourg-Octeville Autogare L1

$58 - $88

Rideshare  •  8 h 3 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Bordeaux to Cherbourg-Octeville 424.7 miles

$51

Drive  •  6 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Bordeaux to Cherbourg-Octeville 424.1 miles

$90 - $140

Fly to Caen, train  •  7 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Bordeaux (BOD) to Caen (CFR) BOD - CFR
  2. Take the train from Caen to Cherbourg

$137 - $490

Fly to Paris Orly, train  •  7 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Bordeaux (BOD) to Paris Orly (ORY) BOD - ORY
  2. Take the train from Paris St Lazare to Cherbourg

$122 - $297

Fly to Paris CDG, train  •  8 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Bordeaux (BOD) to Paris CDG (CDG) BOD - CDG
  2. Take the train from Paris St Lazare to Cherbourg

$116 - $348

Fly to Rennes, train  •  8 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Bordeaux (BOD) to Rennes (RNS) BOD - RNS
  2. Take the train from Rennes to Lison(F)
  3. Take the train from Lison(F) to Cherbourg

$139 - $342

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bordeaux to Cherbourg-Octeville is to bus which costs 23€ - 35€ and takes 10 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bordeaux to Cherbourg-Octeville is to train which costs 130€ - 180€ and takes 6 h 25 min.

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The distance between Bordeaux and Cherbourg-Octeville is 539 km. The road distance is 678.6 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 25 min to get from Bordeaux to Cherbourg-Octeville, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bordeaux to Cherbourg-Octeville. However, there are services departing from Bordeaux City Center and arriving at Cherbourg-Octeville via Caen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 10 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bordeaux to Cherbourg-Octeville. However, there are services departing from Bordeaux-St-Jean and arriving at Cherbourg via St-Pierre-des-Corps and Caen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 39 min.

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What companies run services between Bordeaux, France and Cherbourg-Octeville, France?

You can take a train from Bordeaux to Cherbourg-Octeville via Paris Montparnasse, Montparnasse-Bienvenue, Saint-Lazare, and Paris St Lazare in around 6 h 25 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bordeaux to Cherbourg-Octeville via Caen in around 10 h 10 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Caen via Lyon
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $850
Flights from Bordeaux to Caen via Marseille
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $850
Flights from Bordeaux to Caen via Nice
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $850
Flights from Bordeaux to Caen via Marseille, Lyon
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $850
Flights from Bordeaux to Caen via Lyon, Toulouse
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $850
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
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Caen via Lyon
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $850
Flights from Bordeaux to Caen via Marseille
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $850
Flights from Bordeaux to Caen via Nice
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $850
Flights from Bordeaux to Caen via Marseille, Lyon
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $850
Flights from Bordeaux to Caen via Lyon, Toulouse
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $850
Flights from Bordeaux to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Chalair Aviation
Website
chalair.eu
Flights from Bordeaux to Caen via Brest
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Bordeaux to Caen via Nantes
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Bordeaux to Rennes
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $550
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $300
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.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 St-Pierre-des-Corps
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $75
1st Class
$95 - $130
SNCF
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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris St Lazare to Cherbourg
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $80
1st Class
$75 - $120
Train from St-Pierre-des-Corps to Caen
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $60
1st Class
$55 - $90
Train from Caen to Cherbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$24 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $55
Train from Rennes to St Lo
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $65
Train from Rennes to Lison(F)
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$45 - $70
Train from Lison(F) to Cherbourg
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$18 - $26
1st Class
$23 - $35
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Bordeaux City Center to Caen
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Caen to Cherbourg-Octeville
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Bordeaux, Bordeaux Saint-Jean to Rennes
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Transports de Manche
Phone
02 33 055 550
Website
manche.fr
Bus from Saint-Lô Gare SNCF to Cherbourg-Octeville Autogare
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
manche.fr
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Bordeaux to Cherbourg-Octeville
Ave. Duration
8 h 3 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$51
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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