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There are 4 ways to get from Bordeaux to La Palmyre Zoo by train, bus, ferry or car

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Recommended option

Train, line 31 bus  •  4h 17m

  1. Take the train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Saintes Ic
  2. Take the train from Saintes to Royan
  3. Take the line 31 bus from ROYAN - Gare quai D to LES MATHES - Palmyre Zoo 31

$38 - $54

Cheapest option

Bus, line 3 ferry  •  6h 7m

  1. Take the bus from BORDEAUX - Quinconces to LESPARRE - Hôtel de Ville 703
  2. Take the bus from LESPARRE - Hôtel de Ville to LE VERDON - Pointe de Grave 713
  3. Take the line 3 ferry from Le Verdon to Royan 3

$10 - $12

2 alternative options

Bus, line 12 bus  •  5h 13m

  1. Take the bus from Bordeaux to Saintes
  2. Take the line 12 bus from Saintes - Gare Routière to Royan - Gare Intermodale 12

$12 - $19

Drive  •  1h 38m

  1. Drive from Bordeaux to La Palmyre Zoo 90.8 miles

$19 - $29

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bordeaux to La Palmyre Zoo is to bus and line 3 ferry which costs 8€ - 11€ and takes 6h 7m.

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The quickest way to get from Bordeaux to La Palmyre Zoo is to drive which costs 16€ - 25€ and takes 1h 38m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bordeaux to La Palmyre Zoo. However, there are services departing from Bordeaux and arriving at LES MATHES - Palmyre Zoo via Saintes - Gare Routière and ROYAN - Gare quai D. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 13m.

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The distance between Bordeaux and La Palmyre Zoo is 105 km. The road distance is 145.4 km.

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The best way to get from Bordeaux to La Palmyre Zoo without a car is to train and line 31 bus which takes 4h 17m and costs 30€ - 50€.

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It takes approximately 4h 17m to get from Bordeaux to La Palmyre Zoo, including transfers.

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Bordeaux to La Palmyre Zoo bus services, operated by Isilines, depart from Bordeaux station.

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Bordeaux to La Palmyre Zoo bus services, operated by Les Mouettes Transport, arrive at Royan - Gare Intermodale station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bordeaux to La Palmyre Zoo is 145 km. It takes approximately 1h 38m to drive from Bordeaux to La Palmyre Zoo.

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There are 664+ hotels available in La Palmyre Zoo. Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Bordeaux to La Palmyre Zoo.
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  • Distance: 65.5 miles
  • Duration: 4h 17m

What companies run services between Bordeaux, France and La Palmyre Zoo, France?

You can take a bus from Bordeaux to La Palmyre Zoo via Saintes, Saintes - Gare Routière, Royan - Gare Intermodale, ROYAN - Gare quai D, and LES MATHES - Palmyre Zoo in around 5h 13m.

Train operators
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 Saintes
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$23 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $50
Train from Saintes to Royan
Ave. Duration
29m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$13 - $19
1st Class
$16 - $24
Bus operators
Cara' Bus
Phone
+33 810 81 09 77
Website
carabus-transport.com
Bus from ROYAN - Gare quai D to LES MATHES - Palmyre Zoo
Ave. Duration
32m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2
Website
Cara' Bus
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Bordeaux to Saintes
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
isilines.com
Les Mouettes Transport
Phone
0 811 36 17 17
Website
transports.nouvelle-aquitaine.fr
Bus from Saintes - Gare Routière to Royan - Gare Intermodale
Ave. Duration
54m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
lesmouettes-transports.com
TransGironde
Phone
0974 500 033
Website
transgironde.fr
Bus from BORDEAUX - Quinconces to LESPARRE - Hôtel de Ville
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3
Website
TransGironde
Bus from LESPARRE - Hôtel de Ville to LE VERDON - Pointe de Grave
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3
Website
TransGironde
Ferry operators
TransGironde
Phone
0974 500 033
Website
transgironde.fr
Ferry from Le Verdon to Royan
Ave. Duration
20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
TransGironde

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