There are 10 ways to get from Brussels to Bordeaux 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.

Recommended option

Train via Paris Montparnasse  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Bruxelles Midi to Paris Nord Tha
  2. Take the train from Paris Montparnasse to Bordeaux-St-Jean Tgv

$189 - $236

Cheapest option

Bus Ouibus  •  11 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Brussels City Center - Midi Train station to Bordeaux City Center Ouibus

$30 - $150

8 alternative options

Train  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar to Lille Europe Eurostar Est / ...
  2. Take the train from Lille Flandres to Bordeaux-St-Jean Tgv

$184 - $226

Bus FlixBus  •  11 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Paris, Paris 801 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Bordeaux, Bordeaux Saint-Jean 783 / ...

$48 - $84

Drive  •  8 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Brussels to Bordeaux 553.9 miles

$110 - $180

Fly from Brussels  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Bordeaux (BOD) BRU - BOD

$65 - $254

Train to Lille Lesquin, fly  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar to Lille Europe Eurostar
  2. Fly from Lille Lesquin (LIL) to Bordeaux (BOD) LIL - BOD

$95 - $319

Fly from Charleroi  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Charleroi (CRL) to Bordeaux (BOD) CRL - BOD

$42 - $183

Train to Paris Orly, fly  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi to Paris Nord
  2. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Bordeaux (BOD) ORY - BOD

$145 - $321

Train to Amsterdam, fly  •  5 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Bruxelles Midi to Schiphol (Airport)
  2. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Bordeaux (BOD) AMS - BOD

$103 - $241

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Bordeaux is to bus which costs 40€ - 75€ and takes 11 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brussels to Bordeaux is to train which takes 4 h 20 min and costs 160€ - 210€.

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The distance between Brussels and Bordeaux is 762 km. The road distance is 886 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 20 min to get from Brussels to Bordeaux, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Brussels City Center - Midi Train station and arriving at Bordeaux City Center. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 11 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Brussels to Bordeaux. However, there are services departing from Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar and arriving at Bordeaux-St-Jean via Lille Flandres. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 10 min.

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What companies run services between Brussels, Belgium and Bordeaux, France?

You can take a train from Brussels to Bordeaux via Paris Nord, Gare du Nord, Montparnasse-Bienvenue, and Paris Montparnasse in around 4 h 20 min. Alternatively, Ouibus operates a bus from Brussels to Bordeaux every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $30 - $45 and the journey takes 11 h 25 min. Eurolines FR also services this route 6 times a week.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Brussels to Bordeaux via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Flights from Brussels to Bordeaux via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $480
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Bordeaux via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $480
Flights from Paris Orly to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Flights from Amsterdam to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Flights from Amsterdam to Bordeaux via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $290
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Brussels to Bordeaux via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $480
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Bordeaux via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $480
Flights from Paris Orly to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $300
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Brussels to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $340
Flights from Brussels to Bordeaux via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $340
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Flights from Amsterdam to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Flights from Amsterdam to Bordeaux via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Flights from Amsterdam to Bordeaux via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $270
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Bordeaux via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Amsterdam to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $390
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Charleroi to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $270
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Bordeaux via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Train operators
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$85 - $120
1st Class
$120 - $160
Train from Bruxelles-Midi to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $55
1st Class
$50 - $70
Train from Bruxelles-Midi to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$85 - $120
1st Class
$120 - $160
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Schiphol (Airport)
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$55 - $80
1st Class
$80 - $110
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 - $200
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $31
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$25 - $31
1st Class
$44 - $47
Train from Lille Flandres to Bordeaux-St-Jean
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$150 - $170
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$150 - $170
1st Class
$200 - $300
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar to Lille Europe Eurostar
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$30 - $60
Premier
$67 - $69
NS International
Website
nsinternational.nl
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
nsinternational.nl
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Paris-Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
nsinternational.nl
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
nsinternational.nl
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Brussels City Center - Midi Train station to Bordeaux City Center
Ave. Duration
11 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
Ouibus
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Brussels-North to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
11 h 35 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $29
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris, Paris to Bordeaux, Bordeaux Saint-Jean
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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