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There are 9 ways to get from Bordeaux to Rome by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly Bordeaux to Rome  •  7h

  1. Fly from Bordeaux (BOD) to Rome (FCO) BOD - FCO

48€ - 121€

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Fly Bordeaux to Rome Ciampino  •  5h 32m

  1. Fly from Bordeaux (BOD) to Rome Ciampino (CIA) BOD - CIA

38€ - 121€

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Fly Bordeaux to Naples, train  •  6h 36m

  1. Fly from Bordeaux (BOD) to Naples (NAP) BOD - NAP
  2. Take the train from Napoli Centrale to Roma Termini

55€ - 152€

Train to Toulouse, fly to Rome  •  7h 23m

  1. Take the train from Bordeaux St Jean to Toulouse Matabiau
  2. Fly from Toulouse (TLS) to Rome (FCO) TLS - FCO

100€ - 212€

Train via Paris  •  14h 52m

  1. Take the train from Bordeaux St Jean to Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 Tgv / ...
  2. Take the train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Torino Porta Susa Tgv
  3. Take the train from Torino - Porta Susa to Rome Termini

209€ - 378€

Train  •  19h 33m

  1. Take the train from Bordeaux St Jean to Marseille St Charles
  2. Take the train from Marseille St Charles to Nice Ville Tgv / ...
  3. Take the train from Ventimiglia to Roma Termini Ic

135€ - 272€

Bus via Turin  •  22h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Bordeaux City Centre to Torino - Bus station Bordeaux City Centre > Clermont-Ferrand > Lyon - Perrache Bus Station > Torino - Bus station > Milan
  2. Take the bus from Turin, Turin to Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station N1526

58€ - 73€

Bus  •  27h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Bordeaux, St Jean to Genova, Piazza della Vittoria 523
  2. Take the bus from Genova - Piazza Della Vittoria-Lato Palazzo Inps to Roma - Autostazione Tiburtina Baltour

68€ - 94€

Drive  •  14h 17m

  1. Drive from Bordeaux to Rome 1500.5 km

180€ - 280€

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The cheapest way to get from Bordeaux to Rome is to bus via Turin which costs 55€ - 75€ and takes 22h 40m.

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The quickest way to get from Bordeaux to Rome is to fly which costs 35€ - 130€ and takes 5h 32m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bordeaux to Rome station. However, there are services departing from Bordeaux City Centre and arriving at Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station via Turin, Turin. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22h 40m.

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No, there is no direct train from Bordeaux to Rome. However, there are services departing from Bordeaux St Jean and arriving at Rome Termini via Montparnasse-Bienvenue, Paris Gare De Lyon and Torino - Porta Susa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14h 52m.

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The distance between Bordeaux and Rome is 1105 km. The road distance is 1500.5 km.

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The best way to get from Bordeaux to Rome without a car is to train via Paris which takes 14h 52m and costs 200€ - 380€.

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It takes approximately 7h to get from Bordeaux to Rome, including transfers.

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Bordeaux to Rome bus services, operated by Blablabus, depart from Bordeaux City Centre station.

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

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The best way to get from Bordeaux to Rome is to fly which takes 7h and costs 45€ - 130€. Alternatively, you can train via Paris, which costs 200€ - 380€ and takes 14h 52m, you could also bus via Turin, which costs 55€ - 75€ and takes 22h 40m.

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  • Distance: 1105.3 km
  • Duration: 7h

What companies run services between Bordeaux, France and Rome, Italy?

Air France, easyJet and 11 other airlines fly from Bordeaux to Rome hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Bordeaux to Rome via Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2, Montparnasse-Bienvenue, Bercy, Paris Gare De Lyon, Torino Porta Susa, and Torino - Porta Susa in around 14h 52m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Rome via Nice
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
40€ - 160€
Flights from Bordeaux to Rome via Lyon
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
40€ - 160€
Flights from Bordeaux to Rome via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
6h 2m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
55€ - 210€
Flights from Bordeaux to Rome via Berlin Brandenburg Apt
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
60€ - 230€
Flights from Bordeaux to Naples via Nice
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
65€ - 170€
Flights from Bordeaux to Naples via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
65€ - 170€
Flights from Bordeaux to Naples via Olbia
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday
Estimated price
65€ - 170€
Flights from Toulouse to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
120€ - 240€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Rome via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday
Estimated price
110€ - 220€
Flights from Bordeaux to Rome via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 220€
Flights from Toulouse to Rome via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday
Estimated price
120€ - 260€
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Rome via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 350€
Flights from Bordeaux to Rome via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
110€ - 290€
Flights from Bordeaux to Naples via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
140€ - 190€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Rome via Palermo
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
40€ - 250€
Flights from Bordeaux to Rome Ciampino
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
40€ - 210€
Flights from Bordeaux to Naples
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Monday
Estimated price
35€ - 110€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Rome via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 240€
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Rome via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
200€ - 360€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Rome via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
110€ - 290€
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Rome via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
55€ - 190€
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Naples
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
45€ - 250€
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Toulouse to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
240€ - 700€
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Toulouse to Rome via Nantes
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
65€ - 160€
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

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Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Napoli Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
18€ - 65€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
18€ - 25€
Base Standard
35€ - 50€
Base Premium
45€ - 65€
ItaloTreno

Private train company Italotreno operates high-speed trains in Italy on the same tracks as Trenitalia. The routes service 21 stations across the country, including popular routes Milan-Florence, Rome-Venice and Bologna-Naples. Choose from four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Italo also operates Italobus – an integrated train-bus service that takes passengers from the main train stations to other Italian cities.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Napoli Centrale Station to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
17€ - 50€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
19€ - 27€
Smart Low Cost
17€ - 24€
Smart Flex
35€ - 50€
Train from Torino - Porta Susa to Rome Termini
Ave. Duration
4h 36m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
35€ - 110€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
35€ - 55€
Smart Low Cost
35€ - 55€
Smart Flex
75€ - 110€
Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Napoli Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
14€ - 20€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
14€ - 20€
Train from Ventimiglia to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
7h 52m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
35€ - 55€
Trenitalia

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 Napoli Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
14€ - 29€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
26€ - 29€
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 Bordeaux St Jean to Toulouse Matabiau
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
30€ - 65€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
30€ - 45€
Rail 1st Class
40€ - 65€
Train from Bordeaux St Jean to Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
60€ - 120€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
60€ - 90€
Rail 1st Class
80€ - 120€
Train from Bordeaux St Jean to Marseille St Charles
Ave. Duration
5h 56m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
75€ - 150€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
75€ - 120€
Rail 1st Class
100€ - 150€
Train from Marseille St Charles to Nice Ville
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
27€ - 55€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
27€ - 40€
Rail 1st Class
35€ - 55€
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
en.oui.sncf
Train from Bordeaux St Jean to Toulouse Matabiau
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
50€ - 60€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
50€ - 60€
1st Class
50€ - 60€
Train from Bordeaux St Jean to Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
85€ - 110€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
85€ - 100€
1st Class
95€ - 110€
Train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
5h 37m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
110€ - 150€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
110€ - 130€
1st Class
120€ - 150€
Train from Marseille St Charles to Nice Ville
Ave. Duration
2h 41m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
45€ - 55€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
45€ - 55€
1st Class
45€ - 55€
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Train from Marseille St Charles to Nice Ville
Ave. Duration
2h 39m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
16€ - 23€
Website
Thello
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
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Bordeaux City Centre to Torino - Bus station
Ave. Duration
11h 20m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
23€ - 28€
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).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Turin, Turin to Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station
Ave. Duration
10h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
35€ - 45€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR

Eurolines is a network of coach companies that operate throughout Europe plus Morocco. It’s an affordable way to travel around the continent, with tickets starting at €5. All coaches have Wi-Fi, plug sockets and USBs, reclining chairs and toilets, and a standard ticket includes up to two medium suitcases plus carry-on luggage. Within France, Eurolines serves 69 destinations; including Paris, Lyon, Versailles, Nice and Bordeaux.

Contact Details
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Bordeaux, St Jean to Genova, Piazza della Vittoria
Ave. Duration
18h 15m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
45€ - 70€
Website
Eurolines FR
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
global.flixbus.com
Bus from Genova - Piazza Della Vittoria-Lato Palazzo Inps to Roma - Autostazione Tiburtina
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
20€ - 28€
Website
Baltour

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There is no direct flight from Bordeaux Airport to Rome Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 35m and has one stopover.

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Bordeaux to Rome bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station.

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Bordeaux to Rome train services, operated by ItaloTreno, arrive at Rome Termini station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bordeaux to Rome is 1501 km. It takes approximately 14h 17m to drive from Bordeaux to Rome.

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Ryanair, Vueling Airlines, TAP Portugal and five other airlines offer flights from Bordeaux Airport to Rome Airport.

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There are 20383+ hotels available in Rome. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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The best way to get from Bordeaux to Bordeaux Airport is to line 1 bus which takes 32 min and costs 1€ - 2€.

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