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There are 11 ways to get from Bordeaux to La Roche by train, bus, car or plane

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Train via Paris

  1. Take the train from Bordeaux St Jean to Paris Austerlitz
  2. Take the train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Lausanne
  3. Take the train from Lausanne to Fribourg/Freiburg

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Bus, train via Geneva Airport (GVA)

  1. Take the bus from Bordeaux Saint-Jean - Terres de Borde to Geneva - Airport
  2. Take the train from Genève-Aéroport to Fribourg/Freiburg

9 alternative options

Train

  1. Take the train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Chambéry-Challes-les-Eaux
  2. Take the train from Chambery Challes Les Eaux to Geneve
  3. Take the train from Genève to Fribourg/Freiburg

Bus, train

  1. Take the bus from Bordeaux Saint-Jean to Lausanne P+R
  2. Take the train from Lausanne to Fribourg/Freiburg

Drive

  1. Drive from Bordeaux to La Roche

Fly to Geneva, train

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

Fly to Basel, train, line 234 bus

  1. Fly from Bordeaux (BOD) to Basel (BSL)
  2. Take the train from Basel Sbb to Bern
  3. Take the train from Bern to Fribourg/Freiburg
  4. Take the line 234 bus from Fribourg/Freiburg, gare rout. to La Roche FR, village

Fly to Zurich, train

  1. Fly from Bordeaux (BOD) to Zurich (ZRH)
  2. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Fribourg/Freiburg

Fly to Strasbourg, train

  1. Fly from Bordeaux (BOD) to Strasbourg (SXB)
  2. Take the train from Strasbourg to Basel Sbb
  3. Take the train from Basel Sbb to Bern

Fly to Lyon, train

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

Fly to Milan Malpensa, train

  1. Fly from Bordeaux (BOD) to Milan Malpensa (MXP)
  2. Take the train from Gallarate to Bern

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The cheapest way to get from Bordeaux to La Roche is to bus and train which costs €65 - €100 and takes 15h.

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The fastest way to get from Bordeaux to La Roche is to fly and train which takes 6h 50m and costs €65 - €230.

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The distance between Bordeaux and La Roche is 633 km. The road distance is 826.4 km.

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The best way to get from Bordeaux to La Roche without a car is to train via Paris which takes 9h 25m and costs €200 - €280.

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It takes approximately 9h 25m to get from Bordeaux to La Roche, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Bordeaux Airport to Geneva Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bordeaux to La Roche is 826 km. It takes approximately 7h 53m to drive from Bordeaux to La Roche.

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Air France and easyJet offer flights from Bordeaux Airport to Geneva Airport.

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There are 47+ hotels available in La Roche. Prices start at SFr 87 per night.

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The best way to get from Bordeaux to Bordeaux Airport is to line 1 bus which takes 34 min and costs €2.

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Map of how to get from Bordeaux to La Roche.
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  • Distance: 633 km
  • Duration: 9h 25m

What companies run services between Bordeaux, France and La Roche, Canton of Fribourg, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Bordeaux to La Roche via Paris Austerlitz, Paris Gare De Lyon, Lausanne, Fribourg/Freiburg, and Fribourg/Freiburg, gare rout. in around 9h 25m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 29 - SFr 200
Flights from Bordeaux to Geneva via Nice
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
SFr 29 - SFr 200
Flights from Bordeaux to Basel
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 45 - SFr 220
Flights from Bordeaux to Basel via Nice
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
SFr 45 - SFr 220
Flights from Bordeaux to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 30 - SFr 230
Flights from Bordeaux to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
SFr 35 - SFr 220
Flights from Bordeaux to Milan Malpensa via Olbia
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
SFr 35 - SFr 220
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Geneva via Paris Charles de Gaulle
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 95 - SFr 290
Flights from Bordeaux to Basel via Paris Charles de Gaulle
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
SFr 100 - SFr 370
Flights from Bordeaux to Zurich via Paris Charles de Gaulle
Ave. Duration
3h 48m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 100 - SFr 360
Flights from Bordeaux to Strasbourg via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3h 12m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 110 - SFr 650
Flights from Bordeaux to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 75 - SFr 270
Flights from Bordeaux to Lyon via Nice
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
SFr 75 - SFr 270
Flights from Bordeaux to Milan Malpensa via Paris Charles de Gaulle
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
SFr 100 - SFr 330
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 190 - SFr 650
Flights from Bordeaux to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 150 - SFr 550
Flights from Bordeaux to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
SFr 260 - SFr 700
Flights from Bordeaux to Milan Malpensa via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 140 - SFr 490
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 190 - SFr 650
Flights from Bordeaux to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 150 - SFr 550
Flights from Bordeaux to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
SFr 260 - SFr 700
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
SFr 35 - SFr 360
Flights from Bordeaux to Strasbourg via Bastia
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 35 - SFr 360
Train operators
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf-connect.com
Train from Bordeaux St Jean to Paris Austerlitz
Ave. Duration
2h 24m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
SFr 85 - SFr 120
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
SFr 85 - SFr 100
1st Class
SFr 95 - SFr 120
Train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
3h 56m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
SFr 90 - SFr 120
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
SFr 90 - SFr 110
1st Class
SFr 100 - SFr 120
Train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Chambéry-Challes-les-Eaux
Ave. Duration
5h 34m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
SFr 150 - SFr 210
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
SFr 150 - SFr 180
1st Class
SFr 180 - SFr 210
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 35 - SFr 50
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
SFr 40 - SFr 50
1st Class
SFr 35 - SFr 45
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Lausanne to Fribourg/Freiburg
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 26 - SFr 50
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Genève to Fribourg/Freiburg
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 40 - SFr 80
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Genève-Aéroport to Fribourg/Freiburg
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 40 - SFr 80
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Basel Sbb to Bern
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 35 - SFr 65
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Bern to Fribourg/Freiburg
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 8 - SFr 16
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Zürich Flughafen to Fribourg/Freiburg
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 50 - SFr 95
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. 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 Chambery Challes Les Eaux to Geneve
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
SFr 13 - SFr 35
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
SFr 13 - SFr 20
Rail 1st Class
SFr 22 - SFr 35
Train from Strasbourg to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 18 - SFr 40
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
SFr 18 - SFr 27
Rail 1st Class
SFr 27 - SFr 40
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
SFr 20 - SFr 45
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
SFr 20 - SFr 30
Rail 1st Class
SFr 30 - SFr 45
SBB GmbH
Phone
+49 (0) 7531 915109
Email
info@sbb-deutschland.de
Website
sbb-deutschland.de
Train from Basel SBB to Bern
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
4 times a day
Website
SBB GmbH
BLS AG
Phone
+41 58 327 32 71
Website
bls.ch
Train from Bern to Fribourg/Freiburg
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 5 - SFr 7
Website
BLS AG
Schedules at
Swiss Railways
Service d'automobiles TPF
Phone
+41 26 351 02 00
Email
tpf@tpf.ch
Website
tpf.ch
Train from Bern to Fribourg/Freiburg
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Service d'automobiles TPF
Schedules at
SBB
Trenitalia EuroCity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Gallarate to Bern
Ave. Duration
2h 34m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
SFr 50 - SFr 130
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
SFr 50 - SFr 70
1st Class
SFr 90 - SFr 130
Bus operators
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 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
+33 1 71 53 01 80
Website
blablacar.fr
Bus from Bordeaux Saint-Jean - Terres de Borde to Geneva - Airport
Ave. Duration
11h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 21 - SFr 26
Website
Blablabus
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bordeaux Saint-Jean to Lausanne P+R
Ave. Duration
12h 40m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
SFr 35 - SFr 50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
For more information, please visit this page
Service d'automobiles TPF
Phone
+41 26 351 02 00
Email
tpf@tpf.ch
Website
tpf.ch
Bus from Fribourg/Freiburg, gare rout. to La Roche FR, village
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Service d'automobiles TPF
Schedules at
SBB

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