There are 5 ways to get from Bordeaux to Poitiers 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 17 min

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

$45 - $55

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h

  1. Take the bus from Bordeaux City Center to Poitiers Ouibus

$9 - $13

3 alternative options

Rideshare  •  3 h 7 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Bordeaux to Poitiers 156 miles

$17 - $19

Drive  •  2 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Bordeaux to Poitiers 156.9 miles

$30 - $50

Fly  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Bordeaux (BOD) to Poitiers (PIS) BOD - PIS

$102 - $552

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

TGV operates a train from Bordeaux to Poitiers every 2 hours. Tickets cost $45 - $55 and the journey takes 1 h 17 min. Alternatively, Ouibus operates a bus from Bordeaux to Poitiers every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $9 - $13 and the journey takes 3 h.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Poitiers via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,000
Flights from Bordeaux to Poitiers via Marseille, Lyon
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,700
Flights from Bordeaux to Poitiers via Paris CDG, Lyon
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Poitiers via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,000
Flights from Bordeaux to Poitiers via Marseille, Lyon
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,700
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Poitiers via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Poitiers
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$70 - $95
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Bordeaux City Center to Poitiers
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
Ouibus
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Bordeaux to Poitiers
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $19
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Bordeaux and Poitiers is 206 km. The road distance is 251 km.

The cheapest way to get from Bordeaux to Poitiers is to bus which costs 7€ - 11€ and takes 3 h.

The quickest way to get from Bordeaux to Poitiers is to train which takes 1 h 17 min and costs 40€ - 50€.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Bordeaux-St-Jean and arriving at Poitiers. Services depart every two hours, and operate Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 17 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bordeaux City Center and arriving at Poitiers. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h.

The train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Poitiers takes 1 h 17 min including transfers and departs every two hours.