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There are 11 ways to get from Brussels to Dax by train, bus, night 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.

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Train  •  6 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Paris-Nord Thalys
  2. Take the train from Paris Montparnasse to Dax Tgv

$219 - $265

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Fly Charleroi to Biarritz, train  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Charleroi (CRL) to Biarritz (BIQ) CRL - BIQ
  2. Take the train from Bayonne to Dax

$50 - $183

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Bus  •  14 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Brussels-North to Paris Gallieni
  2. Take the bus from Paris - Gallieni to Dax

$58 - $150

Night bus, bus  •  15 h 15 min

  1. Take the night bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Bordeaux, Bordeaux Saint-Jean N743
  2. Take the bus from Bordeaux City Centre to Dax Ouibus

$57 - $93

Drive  •  9 h 42 min

  1. Drive from Brussels to Dax 646.3 miles

$130 - $200

Fly Brussels to Bordeaux, train  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Bordeaux (BOD) BRU - BOD
  2. Take the train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Dax

$86 - $301

Train to Paris Orly, fly to Biarritz, train  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Paris-Nord
  2. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Biarritz (BIQ) ORY - BIQ
  3. Take the train from Bayonne to Dax

$165 - $440

Train to Lille Lesquin, fly to Bordeaux, train  •  7 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Gare de Lille Europe
  2. Fly from Lille Lesquin (LIL) to Bordeaux (BOD) LIL - BOD
  3. Take the train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Dax

$129 - $365

Fly Charleroi to Bordeaux, train  •  7 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Charleroi (CRL) to Bordeaux (BOD) CRL - BOD
  2. Take the train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Dax

$77 - $230

Fly Brussels to Bilbao, bus, train  •  9 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Bilbao (BIO) BRU - BIO
  2. Take the bus from Bilbao to Bayona
  3. Take the train from Bayonne to Dax

$80 - $299

Fly Brussels to Toulouse, train  •  9 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Toulouse (TLS) BRU - TLS
  2. Take the train from Gare de Toulouse-Matabiau to Gare de Bordeaux-St-Jean
  3. Take the train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Dax

$108 - $353

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The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Dax is to fly and train which costs 40€ - 160€ and takes 6 h 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brussels to Dax is to train and fly which costs 140€ - 390€ and takes 6 h 6 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Brussels to Dax. However, there are services departing from Brussels-North and arriving at Dax via Paris - Gallieni. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 5 min.

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The distance between Brussels and Dax is 892 km. The road distance is 1034 km.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Dax without a car is to train which takes 6 h 16 min and costs 190€ - 240€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 16 min to get from Brussels to Dax, including transfers.

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Brussels to Dax bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, depart from Brussels-North station.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Dax is to train which takes 6 h 16 min and costs 190€ - 240€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 50€ - 140€ and takes 14 h 5 min.

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The quickest flight from Brussels Airport to Bordeaux Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 30 min.

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Brussels to Dax bus services, operated by Isilines, arrive at Dax station.

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Map of how to get from Brussels to Dax.
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  • Distance: 557.4 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 16 min

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

You can take a train from Brussels to Dax via Paris-Nord, Gare du Nord, Montparnasse-Bienvenue, and Paris Montparnasse in around 6 h 16 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Brussels to Dax via Paris - Gallieni in around 14 h 5 min.

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 Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Paris Orly to Biarritz
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $440
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $480
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Bordeaux via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $480
Flights from Brussels to Toulouse via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Brussels to Toulouse via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
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 Paris Orly to Biarritz
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $440
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $480
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Bordeaux via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $480
Flights from Brussels to Toulouse via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $390
Flights from Brussels to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $550
Flights from Brussels to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $480
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Brussels to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $340
Flights from Brussels to Bordeaux via Basel
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $340
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Flights from Brussels to Bilbao via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$55 - $290
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Bordeaux via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Brussels to Bilbao via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Brussels to Toulouse via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Brussels to Bilbao via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Charleroi to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $270
Flights from Charleroi to Biarritz
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$18 - $240
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Brussels to Bilbao via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Brussels to Toulouse via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Brussels to Bordeaux via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $500
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Brussels to Toulouse via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Train operators
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Paris-Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$85 - $120
1st Class
$120 - $160
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris Montparnasse to Dax
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$130 - $150
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$130 - $150
1st Class
$170 - $250
Train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Dax
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $40
1st Class
$50 - $65
Train from Bayonne to Dax
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$15 - $20
1st Class
$27 - $32
Train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Bordeaux-St-Jean
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
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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Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Dax
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$26 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $55
Train from Bayonne to Dax
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$14 - $21
1st Class
$18 - $28
Train from Gare de Toulouse-Matabiau to Gare de Bordeaux-St-Jean
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $60
1st Class
$55 - $85
Eurostar
Bus operators
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Brussels-North to Paris Gallieni
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $80
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Paris - Gallieni to Dax
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Schedules at
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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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Bordeaux, Bordeaux Saint-Jean
Ave. Duration
11 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $85
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 Dax
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
Ouibus
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 Bilbao to Bayona
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
alsa.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Brussels to Dax is 1034 km. It takes approximately 9 h 42 min to drive from Brussels to Dax.

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Brussels Airlines, KLM, Swiss and two other airlines offer flights from Brussels Airport to Bordeaux Airport.

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There are 216+ hotels available in Dax. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Brussels Airport is to train which takes 20 min and costs 4€ - 18€.

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