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There are 6 ways to get from Gare de Valence TGV to Gare de Bordeaux-Saint-Jean by train, plane, bus, night bus or car

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Train, fly to Bordeaux  •  3h 53m

  1. Take the train from Valence TGV Rhône-Alpes Sud to Lyon Saint-Exupéry TGV
  2. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Bordeaux (BOD) LYS - BOD

€75 - €189

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Bus  •  12h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Valence - Centre to Bordeaux City Centre Grenoble - Bus Station > Valence - Centre > Nîmes > Montpellier > Béziers > Toulouse > Bordeaux City Centre

€22 - €28

4 alternative options

Train, fly to Biarritz  •  6h 5m

  1. Take the train from Valence TGV Rhône-Alpes Sud to Lyon Saint-Exupéry TGV
  2. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Biarritz (BIQ) LYS - BIQ
  3. Take the train from Bayonne to Bordeaux St Jean

€106 - €286

Train  •  6h 31m

  1. Take the train from Valence TGV Rhône-Alpes Sud to Nîmes Tgv / ...
  2. Take the train from Nimes to Bordeaux St Jean Intercités

€94 - €166

Bus, night bus  •  11h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Valence France to Clermont-Ferrand 734 / ...
  2. Take the night bus from Clermont-Ferrand to Bordeaux Saint-Jean N706

€36 - €46

Drive  •  6h 13m

  1. Drive from Gare de Valence TGV to Gare de Bordeaux-Saint-Jean 687.9 km

€75 - €110

Gare de Valence TGV to Gare de Bordeaux-Saint-Jean by train

The train journey time between Gare de Valence TGV and Gare de Bordeaux-Saint-Jean is around 6h 31m and covers a distance of around 715 km. The fastest train normally takes 5h 52m. Operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), TGV inOui, Renfe SNCF and others, the Gare de Valence TGV to Gare de Bordeaux-Saint-Jean train service departs from Valence TGV Rhône-Alpes Sud and arrives in Bordeaux St Jean. Typically 38 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
6h 31m
Fastest train time:
5h 52m
Trains per week:
38
Cheapest price:
€94
Carbon emissions:
37 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
07:37
Last train departs at:
17:27

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Gare de Valence TGV to Gare de Bordeaux-Saint-Jean train schedules

Gare de Valence TGV → Gare de Bordeaux-Saint-Jean
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The cheapest way to get from Gare de Valence TGV to Gare de Bordeaux-Saint-Jean is to bus which costs €22 - €29 and takes 12h 10m.

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The quickest way to get from Gare de Valence TGV to Gare de Bordeaux-Saint-Jean is to train and fly which costs €70 - €190 and takes 3h 53m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Gare de Valence TGV to Gare de Bordeaux-Saint-Jean. However, there are services departing from Valence TGV Rhône-Alpes Sud and arriving at Bordeaux City Centre via Valence - Centre. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 10m.

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No, there is no direct train from Gare de Valence TGV to Gare de Bordeaux-Saint-Jean. However, there are services departing from Valence TGV Rhône-Alpes Sud and arriving at Bordeaux St Jean via Nimes. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 31m.

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The distance between Gare de Valence TGV and Gare de Bordeaux-Saint-Jean is 436 km. The road distance is 687.9 km.

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The best way to get from Gare de Valence TGV to Gare de Bordeaux-Saint-Jean without a car is to train which takes 6h 31m and costs €90 - €170.

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It takes approximately 3h 53m to get from Gare de Valence TGV to Gare de Bordeaux-Saint-Jean, including transfers.

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Gare de Valence TGV to Gare de Bordeaux-Saint-Jean bus services, operated by Blablabus, depart from Valence - Centre station.

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Gare de Valence TGV to Gare de Bordeaux-Saint-Jean train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Valence TGV Rhône-Alpes Sud station.

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The best way to get from Gare de Valence TGV to Gare de Bordeaux-Saint-Jean is to train which takes 6h 31m and costs €90 - €170. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €22 - €29 and takes 12h 10m.

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Map of how to get from Gare de Valence TGV to Gare de Bordeaux-Saint-Jean.
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  • Distance: 436.2 km
  • Duration: 3h 53m

What companies run services between Gare de Valence TGV, France and Gare de Bordeaux-Saint-Jean, France?

You can take a train from Gare de Valence TGV to Gare de Bordeaux-Saint-Jean via Nimes in around 6h 31m. Alternatively, Blablabus operates a bus from Valence - Centre to Bordeaux City Centre 3 times a week. Tickets cost €20 - €25 and the journey takes 10h 40m.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Lyon to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€95 - €180
Flights from Lyon to Biarritz
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€85 - €330
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Lyon to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€55 - €160
Flights from Lyon to Biarritz
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€50 - €280
Train operators
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 Valence TGV Rhône-Alpes Sud to Lyon Saint-Exupéry TGV
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€29 - €55
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Valence TGV Rhône-Alpes Sud to Nîmes
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€45 - €90
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
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 Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud to Lyon-Saint Exupery Tgv
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€24 - €35
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€30 - €35
1st Class
€24 - €29
Train from Bayonne to Bordeaux St Jean
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€40 - €50
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€40 - €50
1st Class
€40 - €50
Train from Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud to Nimes
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€35 - €45
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€35 - €45
1st Class
€35 - €45
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 Bayonne to Bordeaux St Jean
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€24 - €50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€24 - €35
Rail 1st Class
€35 - €50
Train from Nimes to Bordeaux St Jean
Ave. Duration
4h 48m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€60 - €120
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€60 - €95
Rail 1st Class
€80 - €120
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 Valence - Centre to Bordeaux City Centre
Ave. Duration
10h 40m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€20 - €25
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 Valence France to Clermont-Ferrand
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€15 - €19
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from Clermont-Ferrand to Bordeaux Saint-Jean
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€19 - €24
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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

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Gare de Valence TGV to Gare de Bordeaux-Saint-Jean bus services, operated by Blablabus, arrive at Bordeaux City Centre station.

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Gare de Valence TGV to Gare de Bordeaux-Saint-Jean train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Bordeaux St Jean station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Gare de Valence TGV to Gare de Bordeaux-Saint-Jean is 688 km. It takes approximately 6h 13m to drive from Gare de Valence TGV to Gare de Bordeaux-Saint-Jean.

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Air France and easyJet offer flights from Lyon Airport to Bordeaux Airport.

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