Select from 7 ways to get there

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Recommended option

Fly  •  4 h 39 min

  1. BRS - BOD

$68 - $395

Cheapest option

Bus  •  20 h 45 min

  1. 040 / ...
  2. Ouibus

$53 - $77

5 alternative options

Train  •  7 h 58 min

  1. Tgv

$246 - $492

Train via Ashford International  •  9 h 25 min

  1. Est
  2. Tgv

$264 - $483

Bus, car ferry, night bus  •  22 h 12 min

$124 - $175

Drive, car ferry  •  11 h 43 min

$145 - $262

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  11 h 28 min

$325 - $403

What companies run services between Bristol, England and Bordeaux, France?

easyJet, Brussels Airlines and BMI Regional fly from Bristol to Bordeaux twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a train from Bristol to Bordeaux via London Paddington, Paddington Rail Station, St Pancras, British Library, London St. Pancras International, Paris Nord Eurostar, Gare du Nord, Montparnasse-Bienvenue, and Paris Montparnasse in around 7 h 58 min.

Airlines
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Bristol to Bordeaux via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $1,400
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Bristol to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $55
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $120
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $250
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$75 - $250
Premier
$190 - $280
Train from Ashford(Kent) Int. to Paris Nord Eurostar
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $200
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $200
Premier
$150 - $230
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Paris Montparnasse to Bordeaux-St-Jean
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $120
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$100 - $120
1st Class
$140 - $210
Southeastern
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$175
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Bristol, Bus Station to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Bristol to POOLE, Dorset
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
nationalexpress.com
Ouibus
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Saint-Malo to Bordeaux, Bordeaux Saint-Jean
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators
Condor Ferries
Phone
01202 207216
Email
contactcentre@condorferries.co.uk
Website
condorferries.co.uk
Car ferry from Poole to St Helier, Jersey
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Schedules at
condorferries.co.uk
Car ferry from St Helier, Jersey to Saint-Malo
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Schedules at
condorferries.co.uk
Brittany Ferries
Phone
0330 159 7000
Email
reservations@brittanyferries.com
Website
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Car ferry from Portsmouth to Cherbourg
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $85
Schedules at
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Adult
$30 - $40
Car
$60 - $85

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Bristol and Bordeaux is 751 km.

The cheapest way to get from Bristol to Bordeaux is to bus which costs £40 - £60 and takes 20 h 45 min.

The quickest way to get from Bristol to Bordeaux is to fly which takes 4 h 39 min and costs £50 - £300.

No, there is no direct bus from Bristol to Bordeaux. However, there are services departing from Bristol, Bus Station and arriving at Bordeaux City Center via London. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h 45 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 39 min to get from Bristol to Bordeaux, including transfers.