There are 4 ways to get from Bordeaux to Confolens by train, bus or car

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

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Train  •  3 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Angouleme Tgv
  2. Take the train from Angouleme to Roumazieres Loubert

$68 - $94

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Bus  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Bordeaux City Centre to Angoulême Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Angoulême - SNCF to Confolens - Marché couvert 24

$7 - $8

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  3 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Angouleme Tgv
  2. Take the bus from Angoulême - SNCF to Confolens - Marché couvert 24

$25 - $34

Drive  •  2 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Bordeaux to Confolens 113.3 miles

$24 - $35

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Bordeaux to Confolens. However, there are services departing from Bordeaux City Centre and arriving at Confolens - Marché couvert via Angoulême - SNCF. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 15 min.

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The distance between Bordeaux and Confolens is 163 km. The road distance is 181.3 km.

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The best way to get from Bordeaux to Confolens without a car is to train which takes 3 h 3 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 3 min to get from Bordeaux to Confolens, including transfers.

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Bordeaux to Confolens bus services, operated by Ouibus, depart from Bordeaux City Centre station.

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The best way to get from Bordeaux to Confolens is to train which takes 3 h 3 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4 h 15 min.

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Bordeaux to Confolens bus services, operated by CITRAM Charente, arrive at Confolens - Marché couvert station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bordeaux to Confolens is 181 km. It takes approximately 2 h 7 min to drive from Bordeaux to Confolens.

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There are 144+ hotels available in Confolens. Prices start at $62 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Bordeaux to Confolens.
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  • Distance: 102 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 3 min

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

You can take a train from Bordeaux to Confolens via Angouleme and Roumazieres Loubert in around 3 h 3 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bordeaux to Confolens via Angoulême and Angoulême - SNCF in around 4 h 15 min.

Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Angouleme
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $33
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$27 - $33
1st Class
$46 - $50
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Angouleme
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$22 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $45
Train from Angouleme to Roumazieres Loubert
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$15 - $22
1st Class
$18 - $29
Bus operators
CITRAM Charente
Phone
05.45.25.99.99
Email
infos@citram-charente.fr
Website
citram-charente.fr
Bus from Angoulême - SNCF to Confolens - Marché couvert
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
citram-charente.fr
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Bordeaux City Centre to Angoulême
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
Ouibus

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