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There are 6 ways to get from Bordeaux to Saumur by train, bus, 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 inOui TGV  •  3 h 23 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 Saumur Rive Droit Ic / ...

$83 - $97

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Bus, train  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Bordeaux City Centre to Tours Ouibus / ...
  2. Take the train from Tours to Saumur Rive Droit Angers-St-Laud - Tours / ...

$28 - $53

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Train via La Roche sur Yon  •  8 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to La Roche sur Yon Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from La Roche sur Yon to Saumur Rive Droit La Roche-sur-Yon - Tours / ...

$68 - $108

Drive  •  3 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Bordeaux to Saumur 190.7 miles

$40 - $60

Fly to Nantes, train  •  4 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Bordeaux (BOD) to Nantes (NTE) BOD - NTE
  2. Take the train from Nantes to Saumur Rive Droit

$108 - $324

Fly to Paris Orly, train  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Bordeaux (BOD) to Paris Orly (ORY) BOD - ORY
  2. Take the train from Massy TGV to Saumur Rive Droit

$114 - $270

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The cheapest way to get from Bordeaux to Saumur is to bus and train which costs 24€ - 50€ and takes 5 h 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bordeaux to Saumur is to drive which costs 35€ - 55€ and takes 3 h 19 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bordeaux to Saumur. However, there are services departing from Bordeaux-St-Jean and arriving at Saumur Rive Droit via St-Pierre-des-Corps. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 23 min.

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The distance between Bordeaux and Saumur is 272 km. The road distance is 305.2 km.

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The best way to get from Bordeaux to Saumur without a car is to train which takes 3 h 23 min and costs 70€ - 85€.

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It takes approximately 3 h 23 min to get from Bordeaux to Saumur, including transfers.

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

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The quickest flight from Bordeaux Airport to Nantes Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Bordeaux to Saumur train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Saumur Rive Droit station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bordeaux to Saumur is 305 km. It takes approximately 3 h 19 min to drive from Bordeaux to Saumur.

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Map of how to get from Bordeaux to Saumur.
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  • Distance: 170.3 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 23 min

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

You can take a train from Bordeaux to Saumur via St-Pierre-des-Corps in around 3 h 23 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
Chalair Aviation
Website
chalair.eu
Flights from Bordeaux to Nantes
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,300
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
Train from St-Pierre-des-Corps to Saumur Rive Droit
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$18 - $23
1st Class
$32 - $36
Train from Nantes to Saumur Rive Droit
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $36
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $36
1st Class
$50 - $60
Train from Massy TGV to Saumur Rive Droit
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $65
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$55 - $65
1st Class
$80 - $110
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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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from St-Pierre-des-Corps to Saumur Rive Droit
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$16 - $23
1st Class
$21 - $35
Train from Tours to Saumur Rive Droit
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$16 - $23
1st Class
$20 - $35
Train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to La Roche sur Yon
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $65
1st Class
$60 - $95
Train from La Roche sur Yon to Saumur Rive Droit
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$27 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $60
Train from Nantes to Saumur Rive Droit
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$24 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $50
Sncf Ter
Website
bretagne.prod.navitia.com
Train from Gare de St-Pierre-des-Corps to Gare de Saumur
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
bretagne.prod.navitia.com
Train from Gare de Tours to Gare de Saumur
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
bretagne.prod.navitia.com
Train from Gare de La Roche-sur-Yon to Gare de Saumur
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
bretagne.prod.navitia.com
Train from Gare de Nantes to Gare de Saumur
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Schedules at
bretagne.prod.navitia.com
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 Tours
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
Ouibus
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 Tours
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Chalair Aviation offers flights from Bordeaux Airport to Nantes Airport.

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There are 282+ hotels available in Saumur. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Bordeaux to Bordeaux Airport is to line 1 bus which takes 39 min and costs 1€ - 2€.

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