There are 4 ways to get from Ireland to Bordeaux by plane, car ferry, train, bus and ferry, bus or car

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

Fly  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Bordeaux (BOD) DUB - BOD

$69 - $366

3 alternative options

Car ferry, train  •  14 h 28 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
  2. Take the train from Holyhead to London Euston
  3. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar Est
  4. Take the train from Paris Montparnasse to Bordeaux-St-Jean Tgv

$410 - $716

Bus and ferry, bus  •  30 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Dublin to London Victoria 871
  2. Take the bus from London to Bordeaux City Center Londres > Douvres > Calais > Rouen Centre > Caen > Rennes > Nantes > La Rochelle > Bordeaux Centre > Bayonne > Saint-Sébastien > Hernani

$71 - $98

Car ferry, drive  •  26 h 53 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Dublin to Cherbourg
  2. Drive from Cherbourg to Bordeaux

$131 - $236

What companies run services between Ireland and Bordeaux, France?

Aer Lingus, KLM and three other airlines fly from Swords to Bordeaux every 4 hours.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Dublin to Bordeaux via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Dublin to Bordeaux via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Dublin to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Dublin to Bordeaux via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,400
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Dublin to Bordeaux via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Holyhead to London Euston
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$160 - $260
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$100 - $150
Anytime Day Single
$160 - $260
Eurostar
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
$110 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$110 - $130
1st Class
$150 - $220
Bus operators
Ferry operators
Irish Ferries
Website
irishferries.com
Car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$41 - $45
Schedules at
irishferries.com
Car
$150 - $180
On Foot
$41 - $45
car
$123
Passenger
$43
Car ferry from Dublin to Cherbourg
Ave. Duration
20 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$40 - $95
Schedules at
irishferries.com
Car
$150 - $180
On Foot
$80 - $95
car
$123
Passenger
$43

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Ireland to Bordeaux?

The distance between Ireland and Bordeaux is 1042 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Ireland to Bordeaux?

The cheapest way to get from Ireland to Bordeaux is to bus and ferry and bus which costs 55€ - 80€ and takes 30 h 31 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Ireland to Bordeaux?

The quickest way to get from Ireland to Bordeaux is to fly which takes 5 h 15 min and costs 55€ - 300€.

Is there a direct bus between Ireland and Bordeaux?

No, there is no direct bus from Ireland to Bordeaux. However, there are services departing from Dublin and arriving at Bordeaux City Center via London. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 30 h 31 min.

How long does it take to get from Ireland to Bordeaux?

It takes approximately 5 h 15 min to get from Ireland to Bordeaux, including transfers.