• Our partners include:

  • RailEurope
  • Deutsche Bahn
  • Trenitalia
  • SNCF
  • Flixbus
  • RENFE
  • Ouibus
  • BlaBlaCar
  • Booking.com
  • Skyscanner

There are 5 ways to get from Bordeaux to Toulouse 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  •  2 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Toulouse-Matabiau Ic / ...

$35 - $60

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Bordeaux, Bordeaux Saint-Jean to Toulouse 721 / ...

$9 - $23

3 alternative options

Rideshare  •  3 h 6 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Bordeaux to Toulouse 153.5 miles

$18

Drive  •  2 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Bordeaux to Toulouse 153.4 miles

$30 - $50

Fly  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Bordeaux (BOD) to Toulouse (TLS) BOD - TLS

$99 - $304

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bordeaux to Toulouse is to bus which costs 7€ - 20€ and takes 3 h 5 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Bordeaux to Toulouse is to train which costs 30€ - 55€ and takes 2 h 9 min.

More details

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bordeaux, Bordeaux Saint-Jean and arriving at Toulouse. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 5 min.

More details

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

More details

The distance between Bordeaux and Toulouse is 212 km. The road distance is 245.5 km.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Bordeaux to Toulouse without a car is to train which takes 2 h 9 min and costs 30€ - 55€.

More details

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

More details

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

More details

Bordeaux to Toulouse train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Bordeaux-St-Jean station.

More details

The best way to get from Bordeaux to Toulouse is to train which takes 2 h 9 min and costs 30€ - 55€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 7€ - 20€ and takes 3 h 5 min, you could also fly, which costs 85€ - 270€ and takes 5 h 9 min.

Mode details

Map of how to get from Bordeaux to Toulouse.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 132.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 9 min

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

SNCF operates a train from Bordeaux to Toulouse every 3 hours. Tickets cost $35 - $60 and the journey takes 2 h 9 min. inOui TGV also services this route every 4 hours. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Bordeaux to Toulouse 5 times a day. Tickets cost $13 - $23 and the journey takes 3 h 5 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Toulouse via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Bordeaux to Toulouse via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Flights from Bordeaux to Toulouse via Lille Lesquin
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Bordeaux to Toulouse via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Toulouse via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Bordeaux to Toulouse via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Flights from Bordeaux to Toulouse via Lille Lesquin
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Toulouse via Lille Lesquin
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $340
Flights from Bordeaux to Toulouse via Lyon
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $240
Flights from Bordeaux to Toulouse via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $350
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Toulouse via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Toulouse via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $360
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Toulouse via Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $390
Train operators
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.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Toulouse-Matabiau
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $60
1st Class
$55 - $85
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Toulouse-Matabiau
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $60
1st Class
$75 - $100
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 Toulouse
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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 Toulouse
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
Ouibus
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Bordeaux to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $22
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 Toulouse
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$18
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

Want to know more about travelling around France

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

There is no direct flight from Bordeaux Airport to Toulouse Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 5 min and has one stopover.

Search flights

Bordeaux to Toulouse bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Toulouse station.

More details

Bordeaux to Toulouse train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Toulouse-Matabiau station.

More details

Yes, the driving distance between Bordeaux to Toulouse is 245 km. It takes approximately 2 h 23 min to drive from Bordeaux to Toulouse.

Get driving directions

Iberia, Brussels Airlines, Volotea and three other airlines offer flights from Bordeaux Airport to Toulouse Airport.

Search flights

Book your Bordeaux to Toulouse train tickets online with Rome2rio.

Search and book

Book your Bordeaux to Toulouse bus tickets online with FlixBus and Distribusion.

Search and book

There are 710+ hotels available in Toulouse. Prices start at $56 USD per night.

More details

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

Read Rome2rio's guide to Blablacar

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

More details