There are 6 ways to get from Bordeaux to Paris 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  •  2 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Paris Montparnasse Tgv

$100 - $120

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Bus  •  7 h

  1. Take the bus from Bordeaux, Bordeaux Saint-Jean to Paris, Paris N743 / ...

$20 - $55

4 alternative options

Rideshare  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Bordeaux to Paris 363.7 miles

$44

Drive  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Bordeaux to Paris 364.1 miles

$75 - $120

Fly to Paris Orly  •  3 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Bordeaux (BOD) to Paris Orly (ORY) BOD - ORY

$69 - $214

Fly to Paris CDG  •  3 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Bordeaux (BOD) to Paris CDG (CDG) BOD - CDG

$64 - $264

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The cheapest way to get from Bordeaux to Paris is to bus which costs 17€ - 50€ and takes 7 h.

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The quickest way to get from Bordeaux to Paris is to train which costs 90€ - 100€ and takes 2 h 9 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bordeaux, Bordeaux Saint-Jean and arriving at Paris, Paris. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Bordeaux-St-Jean and arriving at Paris Montparnasse. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 9 min.

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The distance between Bordeaux and Paris is 499 km. The road distance is 582.5 km.

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The best way to get from Bordeaux to Paris without a car is to train which takes 2 h 9 min and costs 90€ - 100€.

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The train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Paris Montparnasse takes 2 h 9 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Bordeaux to Paris bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Bordeaux, Bordeaux Saint-Jean station.

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

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The best way to get from Bordeaux to Paris is to train which takes 2 h 9 min and costs 90€ - 100€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 17€ - 50€ and takes 7 h, you could also fly, which costs 55€ - 190€ and takes 3 h 24 min.

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Map of how to get from Bordeaux to Paris.
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  • Distance: 311.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 9 min

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

TGV operates a train from Bordeaux to Paris hourly. Tickets cost $100 - $120 and the journey takes 2 h 9 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Bordeaux to Paris 4 times a day. Tickets cost $30 - $55 and the journey takes 7 h. Two other operators also service this route.

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 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Paris Montparnasse
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $120
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$100 - $120
1st Class
$140 - $210
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bordeaux, Bordeaux Saint-Jean to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Bordeaux to Porte de Charenton
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
isilines.com
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 Paris City Centre - Bercy
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
Ouibus
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 Paris
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$44
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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