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There are 7 ways to get from Bordeaux to Orléans by train, 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.

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Train  •  3 h 38 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 Orléans Ic

$89 - $109

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Bus  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Bordeaux City Centre to Orléans Ouibus

$15 - $22

5 alternative options

Bus, train  •  8 h

  1. Take the bus from Bordeaux to Blois
  2. Take the train from Blois to Orléans

$45 - $63

Rideshare  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Bordeaux to Orléans 288.3 miles

$39

Drive  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Bordeaux to Orléans 288.3 miles

$60 - $90

Fly to Paris Orly, train  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Bordeaux (BOD) to Paris Orly (ORY) BOD - ORY
  2. Take the train from Paris Austerlitz to Orléans

$73 - $234

Fly to Paris CDG, train  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Bordeaux (BOD) to Paris CDG (CDG) BOD - CDG
  2. Take the train from Paris Austerlitz to Orléans

$89 - $303

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The cheapest way to get from Bordeaux to Orléans is to bus which costs 13€ - 19€ and takes 5 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bordeaux to Orléans is to train which costs 75€ - 95€ and takes 3 h 38 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bordeaux City Centre and arriving at Orléans. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bordeaux to Orléans. However, there are services departing from Bordeaux-St-Jean and arriving at Orléans via St-Pierre-des-Corps. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 38 min.

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The distance between Bordeaux and Orléans is 390 km. The road distance is 461.2 km.

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The best way to get from Bordeaux to Orléans without a car is to train which takes 3 h 38 min and costs 75€ - 95€.

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It takes approximately 3 h 38 min to get from Bordeaux to Orléans, including transfers.

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

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Bordeaux to Orléans train services, operated by inOui TGV, depart from Bordeaux-St-Jean station.

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The best way to get from Bordeaux to Orléans is to train which takes 3 h 38 min and costs 75€ - 95€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 13€ - 19€ and takes 5 h 55 min.

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Map of how to get from Bordeaux to Orléans.
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  • Distance: 243.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 38 min

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

You can take a train from Bordeaux to Orléans via St-Pierre-des-Corps in around 3 h 38 min. Alternatively, Ouibus operates a bus from Bordeaux to Orléans twice daily. Tickets cost $15 - $22 and the journey takes 5 h 55 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
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 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Train operators
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
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

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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Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from St-Pierre-des-Corps to Orléans
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$22 - $35
1st Class
$29 - $45
Train from Blois to Orléans
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$15 - $22
1st Class
$20 - $30
Train from Paris Austerlitz to Orléans
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$23 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $50
Bus operators
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 Orléans
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
Ouibus
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Bordeaux to Blois
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Schedules at
isilines.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Bordeaux to Orléans
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$39
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Bordeaux Airport to Paris Orly Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Bordeaux to Orléans bus services, operated by Ouibus, arrive at Orléans station.

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Bordeaux to Orléans train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Orléans station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bordeaux to Orléans is 461 km. It takes approximately 4 h 15 min to drive from Bordeaux to Orléans.

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Air France offers flights from Bordeaux Airport to Paris Orly Airport.

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There are 179+ hotels available in Orléans. Prices start at $55 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Bordeaux and Orléans. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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The best way to get from Bordeaux to Bordeaux Airport is to line 1 bus which takes 38 min and costs 1€ - 2€.

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