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

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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Fly Bordeaux to Valencia  •  4 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Bordeaux (BOD) to Valencia (VLC) BOD - VLC

$93 - $556

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Bus Bilman Bus  •  14 h

  1. Take the bus from Bordeaux Pessac to San Sebastián Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from San Sebastián to Valencia

$48 - $55

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Train, bus to Bilbao, fly to Valencia  •  7 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Bayonne
  2. Take the bus from Bayonne - Gare SNCF arrêt STAB, place Perreire to Bilbao - Estación de Autobuses de Bilbao
  3. Fly from Bilbao (BIO) to Valencia (VLC) BIO - VLC

$125 - $335

Fly Bordeaux to Alicante, train  •  9 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Bordeaux (BOD) to Alicante (ALC) BOD - ALC
  2. Take the train from Alacant-Terminal to Valencia Estacio del Nord

$109 - $382

Train  •  10 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Toulouse-Matabiau Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Barcelona Sants Tgv
  3. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Valencia Joaquin Sorolla Em

$155 - $205

Bus Eurolines FR  •  15 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Bordeaux to Valencia

$110 - $160

Train, bus  •  15 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Bayonne Tgv
  2. Take the bus from Bayona to Zaragoza
  3. Take the train from Zaragoza Delicias to Valencia Estacio del Nord Ir

$108 - $164

Rideshare  •  9 h 17 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Bordeaux to Valence 501.4 miles

$55

Drive  •  7 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Bordeaux to Valencia 501.8 miles

$100 - $160

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bordeaux and arriving at Valencia. Services depart four times a week, and operate Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 15 h 36 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bordeaux to Valencia. However, there are services departing from Bordeaux-St-Jean and arriving at Valencia Joaquin Sorolla via Toulouse-Matabiau and Barcelona Sants. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 38 min.

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The distance between Bordeaux and Valencia is 597 km. The road distance is 802.9 km.

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The best way to get from Bordeaux to Valencia without a car is to train which takes 10 h 38 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 16 min to get from Bordeaux to Valencia, including transfers.

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Bordeaux to Valencia bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, depart from Bordeaux station.

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

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The best way to get from Bordeaux to Valencia is to fly which takes 4 h 16 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 10 h 38 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 14 h.

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The quickest flight from Bordeaux Airport to Valencia Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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Bordeaux to Valencia bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, arrive at Valencia station.

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Map of how to get from Bordeaux to Valencia.
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  • Distance: 373.4 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 16 min

What companies run services between Bordeaux, France and Valencia, Spain?

Ryanair and Iberia fly from Bordeaux to Valencia 3 times a week. Alternatively, you can take a train from Bordeaux to Valencia via Toulouse-Matabiau and Barcelona Sants in around 10 h 38 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Valencia via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,100
Flights from Bilbao to Valencia
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $440
Flights from Bilbao to Valencia via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Flights from Bilbao to Valencia via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Flights from Bordeaux to Alicante via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Bordeaux to Alicante via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Bordeaux to Alicante via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Bilbao to Valencia
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $480
Flights from Bordeaux to Alicante via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Valencia
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$30 - $210
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Bilbao to Valencia via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Alicante via Lyon
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Bayonne
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$45 - $70
Train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Toulouse-Matabiau
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 4 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 Bayonne
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $50
1st Class
$65 - $80
Train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Toulouse-Matabiau
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $60
1st Class
$75 - $100
Train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $90
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$75 - $90
1st Class
$110 - $150
Spanish Railways (RENFE)

Based in Madrid, Renfe is a state-owned train operator, that connects cities across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, Switzerland, and the Netherlands. Renfe’s extensive network means most destinations offer multiple trains a day, with the most popular routes normally offering a train each hour. Locally known as AVE, the high-speed trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. Comfort is key in a Renfe train, with seats with footrests in all three classes of travel: Standard, Club and First. Each seat has an individual light, a pull-down table and an electrical outlet for in Club and First classes. There is free WiFi for first class passengers and for those with a + Renfe card.

Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Alacant-Terminal to Valencia Estacio del Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Valencia Joaquin Sorolla
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
renfe.com
Train from Zaragoza Delicias to Valencia Estacio del Nord
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
Iberocoach
Phone
(+351) 253 267 730
Website
iberocoach.com
Bus from Bayonne - Gare SNCF arrêt STAB, place Perreire to Bilbao - Estación de Autobuses de Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $90
Website
iberocoach.com
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Bayonne to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Bus from Bordeaux to Valencia
Ave. Duration
15 h 36 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
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 Pessac to San Sebastián
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
Ouibus
Bilman Bus
Phone
902 999 748
Website
bilmanbus.es
Bus from San Sebastián to Valencia
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$38
Schedules at
bilmanbus.es
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi so you’re never bored on your journey. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. Flexibility is another highlight of an ALSA journey, with three types of tickets on offer - Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass, along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Bayona to Zaragoza
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
alsa.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 Valence
Ave. Duration
9 h 17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Bordeaux to Valencia train services, operated by Spanish Railways (RENFE), arrive at Valencia Joaquin Sorolla station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bordeaux to Valencia is 803 km. It takes approximately 7 h 51 min to drive from Bordeaux to Valencia.

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Ryanair and Iberia offer flights from Bordeaux Airport to Valencia Airport.

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Book your Bordeaux to Valencia train tickets online with Loco2, Loco2 and Loco2.

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Book your Bordeaux to Valencia bus tickets online with Busbud.

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There are 1702+ hotels available in Valencia. Prices start at $58 USD per night.

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

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The best way to get from Bordeaux to Bordeaux Airport is to line 1 bus which takes 38 min and costs .

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