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There are 9 ways to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Dordogne by plane, bus, train, bus and ferry, car, car ferry or car train

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Fly to Bergerac, bus  •  3h 23m

  1. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Bergerac (EGC) BRS - EGC
  2. Take the bus from BERGERAC - Jardin Perdoux to Créavallée Nord

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Fly to Limoges, train  •  6h 53m

  1. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Limoges (LIG) BRS - LIG
  2. Take the train from Limoges Benedictins to Perigueux

€49 - €235

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Fly to Bordeaux, train  •  6h 32m

  1. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Bordeaux (BOD) BRS - BOD
  2. Take the train from Bordeaux St Jean to Perigueux

€51 - €244

Bus, bus and ferry, train  •  18h 33m

  1. Take the bus from Bristol Bus & Coach Station to London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Take the bus and ferry from London to Lille
  3. Take the train from Lille Europe to Bordeaux St Jean Tgv
  4. Take the train from Bordeaux St Jean to Perigueux Ter

€159 - €240

Bus, bus and ferry  •  22h 43m

  1. Take the bus from Bristol Bus & Coach Station to London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Take the bus and ferry from London to Lille
  3. Take the bus from Lille to Bordeaux Saint-Jean
  4. Take the bus from Bordeaux Saint-Jean to Périgueux 706

€70 - €90

Bus, train via Clermont-Ferrand  •  22h 48m

  1. Take the bus from Bristol Bus & Coach Station to London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria to Paris Bercy
  3. Take the train from Paris-Bercy to Clermont-Ferrand Ic
  4. Take the bus from Clermont-Ferrand to Périgueux 706

€187 - €296

Bus, train  •  24h

  1. Take the bus from Bristol Bus & Coach Station to London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Take the bus from London - Victoria Coach Station to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
  3. Take the bus from Paris to Limoges 705
  4. Take the train from Limoges Benedictins to Perigueux Ter

€61 - €101

Drive, car ferry  •  13h 32m

  1. Drive from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Poole
  2. Take the car ferry from Poole to Cherbourg
  3. Drive from Cherbourg to Dordogne

€115 - €200

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  11h 32m

  1. Drive from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
  3. Drive from Calais-Fréthun to Dordogne

€277 - €342

Bristol Airport (BRS) to Dordogne by bus, walk and train

The journey time between Bristol Airport (BRS) and Dordogne is around 34h 33m and covers a distance of around 1330 km. The fastest journey normally takes 28h 5m. Operated by First, National Express, Traveleuro Tours & Travels and others, the Bristol Airport (BRS) to Dordogne service departs from Bristol Airport, Airport Terminal and arrives in Périgueux. Typically 11 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
34h 33m
Fastest journey time:
28h 5m
Services per week:
11
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
135 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
17:10
Last service departs at:
20:15

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Bristol Airport (BRS) to Dordogne bus, walk and train schedules

Bus services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Dordogne is 800 130 000.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Dordogne is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Dordogne is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800 130 000.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Dordogne is to bus and train which costs £50 - £90 and takes 24h.

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The quickest way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Dordogne is to fly and train which costs £40 - £210 and takes 6h 32m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Dordogne. However, there are services departing from Bristol Airport, Airport Terminal and arriving at Périgueux via Bristol Bus & Coach Station, London, Lille and Bordeaux Saint-Jean. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22h 43m.

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The distance between Bristol Airport (BRS) and Dordogne is 741 km.

The best way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Dordogne without a car is to bus and bus and ferry and train which takes 18h 33m and costs £130 - £210.

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It takes approximately 3h 23m to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Dordogne, including transfers.

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Bristol Airport (BRS) to Dordogne bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Bristol Bus & Coach Station.

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The quickest flight from Bristol Airport to Bergerac Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 35m.

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Bristol Airport (BRS) to Dordogne bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Périgueux station.

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Dordogne is 1h ahead of Bristol Airport (BRS). It is currently 3:03 PM in Bristol Airport (BRS) and 4:03 PM in Dordogne.

Map of how to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Dordogne.
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  • Distance: 741.1 km
  • Duration: 3h 23m

What companies run services between Bristol Airport (BRS), England and Dordogne, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France?

There is no direct connection from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Dordogne. However, you can fly to Bergerac, take the taxi to BERGERAC - Jardin Perdoux, then take the bus to Dordogne. Alternatively, you can fly to Bordeaux, take the walk to Aéroport, take the line 39 bus to Gare de Pessac Alouette, take the walk to Pessac Alouette, take the train to Bordeaux St Jean, take the train to Perigueux, take the walk to Gare SNCF, then take the bus to Dordogne.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Bristol to Bergerac
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€19 - €120
Flights from Bristol to Limoges
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€30 - €200
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Bristol to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€50 - €200
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Bristol to Bordeaux via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €350
Train operators
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 Perigueux
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€16 - €40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€16 - €24
Rail 1st Class
€25 - €40
Train from Limoges Benedictins to Perigueux
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€13 - €35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€13 - €19
Rail 1st Class
€21 - €35
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 Lille Europe to Bordeaux St Jean
Ave. Duration
5h 1m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€120 - €170
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€120 - €140
1st Class
€140 - €170
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Paris-Bercy to Clermont-Ferrand
Ave. Duration
3h 29m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€110 - €210
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€153
Website
Eurotunnel
Bus operators
Les lignes régulières en Dordogne
Phone
0970 870 870
Email
cfta.perigueux @transdev.com
Website
transports.nouvelle-aquitaine.fr
Bus from BERGERAC - Jardin Perdoux to Créavallée Nord
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Once a week
Website
Les lignes régulières en Dordogne
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Bristol Bus & Coach Station to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€8 - €11
Website
National Express
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus and ferry from London to Lille
Ave. Duration
4h 19m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€9 - €13
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
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 Lille to Bordeaux Saint-Jean
Ave. Duration
10h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€35 - €45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Bordeaux Saint-Jean to Périgueux
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€9 - €11
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Clermont-Ferrand to Périgueux
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€14 - €17
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris to Limoges
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€20 - €25
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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 Périgueux
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€8 - €11
Website
Blablabus
Bus from Clermont-Ferrand to Périgueux
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€11 - €14
Website
Blablabus
Bus from London - Victoria Coach Station to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€16 - €20
Website
Blablabus
Bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Limoges
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€14 - €18
Website
Blablabus
Traveleuro Tours & Travels
Phone
07710115044
Email
info@traveleuro.co.uk
Website
traveleuro.co.uk
Bus from London Victoria to Paris Bercy
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€46
Schedules at
traveleuro.co.uk
Ferry operators
Brittany Ferries
Phone
0330 159 7000
Email
reservations@brittanyferries.com
Website
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Car ferry from Poole to Cherbourg
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€26 - €70
Schedules at
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Adult
€26 - €35
Car
€50 - €70

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Ryanair offers flights from Bristol Airport to Bergerac Airport.

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