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There are 7 ways to get from Château de Versailles to Bordeaux by train, bus, rideshare, car or plane

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Train  •  3h 27m

  1. Take the train from Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 to Bordeaux St Jean Tgv / ...

64€ - 134€

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  10h 30m

  1. Take the train from VERSAILLES RIVE GAUCHE Château de Versailles to Massy Palaiseau C
  2. Take the bus from Paris South - Massy-Palaiseau to Bordeaux City Centre Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine > Paris South - Massy-Palaiseau > Tours > Bordeaux City Centre > Castets > Dax > Capbreton - Hossegor > Bayonne > Biarritz - Airport > Saint-Jean-de-Luz > Hendaye > San Sebastián

26€ - 32€

5 alternative options

Bus  •  11h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Versailles, Versailles to Bordeaux, Bordeaux Saint-Jean N1162 / ...

32€ - 43€

Rideshare  •  6h 52m

  1. Take the rideshare from Versailles to Bordeaux 573 km

37€

Drive  •  5h 18m

  1. Drive from Château de Versailles to Bordeaux 573.4 km

65€ - 100€

Train to Paris Orly, fly  •  4h 15m

  1. Take the train from Versailles Chantiers to Rungis La Fraternelle
  2. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Bordeaux (BOD) ORY - BOD

67€ - 499€

Train to Paris CDG, fly  •  4h 23m

  1. Take the train from VERSAILLES RIVE GAUCHE Château de Versailles to St Michel Nd Rer C
  2. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Bordeaux (BOD) CDG - BOD

60€ - 347€

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The cheapest way to get from Château de Versailles to Bordeaux is to train and bus which costs 25€ - 35€ and takes 10h 30m.

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The quickest way to get from Château de Versailles to Bordeaux is to train which costs 60€ - 140€ and takes 3h 27m.

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No, there is no direct train from Château de Versailles to Bordeaux. However, there are services departing from Versailles Chantiers and arriving at Bordeaux St Jean via Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 27m.

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The distance between Château de Versailles and Bordeaux is 486 km. The road distance is 573.4 km.

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The best way to get from Château de Versailles to Bordeaux without a car is to train which takes 3h 27m and costs 60€ - 140€.

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It takes approximately 3h 27m to get from Château de Versailles to Bordeaux, including transfers.

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Château de Versailles to Bordeaux train services, operated by TGV inOui, depart from Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 station.

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The best way to get from Château de Versailles to Bordeaux is to train which takes 3h 27m and costs 60€ - 140€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 30€ - 45€ and takes 11h 20m.

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The quickest flight from Paris Orly Airport to Bordeaux Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Château de Versailles to Bordeaux train services, operated by TGV inOui, arrive at Bordeaux St Jean station.

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Map of how to get from Château de Versailles to Bordeaux.
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  • Distance: 486.3 km
  • Duration: 3h 27m

What companies run services between Château de Versailles, France and Bordeaux, France?

TGV inOui operates a train from Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 to Bordeaux St Jean hourly. Tickets cost 85€ - 110€ and the journey takes 2h 8m. SNCF also services this route twice a week. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Versailles, Versailles to Bordeaux, Bordeaux Saint-Jean every 4 hours. Tickets cost 30€ - 40€ and the journey takes 9h 35m.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 750€
Flights from Paris CDG to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 330€
Train operators
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 Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 to Bordeaux St Jean
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
85€ - 110€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
85€ - 100€
1st Class
95€ - 110€
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 Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 to Bordeaux St Jean
Ave. Duration
3h 8m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
60€ - 120€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
60€ - 90€
Rail 1st Class
80€ - 120€
Transilien

Transilien is a suburban rail network operated by SNCF that departs from major Paris train stations and connects the Ile de France region. Transilien operates the following lines: RER A, B, C, D, and E; Transilien trains H, J, K, L, N, P, R and U; Tram 4 and 11 Express; and the Noctilien night bus. Tickets and passes can be purchased from ‘Ile-de-France’ ticket machines and desks in train, Metro and RER stations.

Contact Details
Website
transilien.com
Train from VERSAILLES RIVE GAUCHE Château de Versailles to Massy Palaiseau
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
8€ - 11€
Website
Transilien
Train from Versailles Chantiers to Rungis La Fraternelle
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
4€ - 6€
Website
Transilien
Train from VERSAILLES RIVE GAUCHE Château de Versailles to St Michel Nd Rer C
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
4€ - 5€
Website
Transilien
Bus operators
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 Paris South - Massy-Palaiseau to Bordeaux City Centre
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
17€ - 22€
Website
Blablabus
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 Versailles, Versailles to Bordeaux, Bordeaux Saint-Jean
Ave. Duration
9h 35m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
30€ - 40€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

Blablacar is a popular ridesharing platform with 70 million users over 22 (mostly European) countries. 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 to be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Versailles to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
37€
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Château de Versailles to Bordeaux is 573 km. It takes approximately 5h 18m to drive from Château de Versailles to Bordeaux.

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Air France offers flights from Paris Orly Airport to Bordeaux Airport.

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There are 1120+ hotels available in Bordeaux. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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

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