There are 9 ways to get from Lens 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.

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Train via Paris Montparnasse  •  4 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Lens(F) to Paris Nord Tgv
  2. Take the train from Paris Montparnasse to Bordeaux-St-Jean Tgv

$147 - $173

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Bus via Paris City Centre - Bercy  •  12 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Lens to Paris City Centre - Bercy Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy to Bordeaux City Centre Ouibus

$28 - $40

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Train  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Arras(F) to Bordeaux-St-Jean Tgv

$150 - $186

Bus FlixBus  •  11 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Lille to Bordeaux, Bordeaux Saint-Jean N743 / ...

$30 - $83

Drive  •  7 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Lens to Bordeaux 487.2 miles

$100 - $160

Train to Lille Lesquin, fly  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Lens(F) to Lille Flandres
  2. Fly from Lille Lesquin (LIL) to Bordeaux (BOD) LIL - BOD

$75 - $282

Train to Paris CDG, fly  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Arras(F) to Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV
  2. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Bordeaux (BOD) CDG - BOD

$91 - $314

Train, train to Paris Orly, fly  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Lens(F) to Arras(F)
  2. Take the train from Arras(F) to Paris Nord
  3. Take the train from Paris Nord to Antony
  4. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Bordeaux (BOD) ORY - BOD

$109 - $274

Train, train to Brussels, fly  •  6 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Lens(F) to Lille Flandres
  2. Take the train from Lille Europe Eurostar to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
  3. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Bordeaux (BOD) BRU - BOD

$109 - $334

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lens to Bordeaux is to bus which costs 23€ - 35€ and takes 12 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lens to Bordeaux is to train which costs 120€ - 150€ and takes 4 h 31 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lens to Bordeaux. However, there are services departing from Lens and arriving at Bordeaux, Bordeaux Saint-Jean via Lille. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Lens to Bordeaux. However, there are services departing from Lens(F) and arriving at Bordeaux-St-Jean via Arras(F). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 44 min.

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The distance between Lens and Bordeaux is 672 km. The road distance is 779.6 km.

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The best way to get from Lens to Bordeaux without a car is to train which takes 4 h 31 min and costs 120€ - 150€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 31 min to get from Lens to Bordeaux, including transfers.

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Lens to Bordeaux bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Lille station.

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Lens to Bordeaux train services, operated by TGV, depart from Arras(F) station.

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The best way to get from Lens to Bordeaux is to train which takes 4 h 31 min and costs 120€ - 150€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 25€ - 75€ and takes 11 h 40 min.

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Map of how to get from Lens to Bordeaux.
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  • Distance: 420 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 31 min

What companies run services between Lens, Hauts-de-France, France and Bordeaux, France?

You can take a train from Lens to Bordeaux via Paris Nord, Gare du Nord, Montparnasse-Bienvenue, and Paris Montparnasse in around 4 h 31 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Lens to Bordeaux once daily. Tickets cost $45 - $80 and the journey takes 10 h 5 min. Ouibus also services this route 3 times a week.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
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 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $480
Flights from Paris CDG to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $410
Flights from Paris CDG to Bordeaux via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $550
Flights from Paris Orly to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $300
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
Hop!
Website
hop.com
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 32 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 Brussels to Bordeaux via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
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 Brussels to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $340
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Bordeaux via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,100
Flights from Brussels to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $390
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Bordeaux via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lens(F) to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $50
1st Class
$65 - $85
Train from Paris Montparnasse to Bordeaux-St-Jean
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $120
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$100 - $120
1st Class
$140 - $210
Train from Arras(F) to Bordeaux-St-Jean
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$140 - $170
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$140 - $170
1st Class
$190 - $290
Train from Arras(F) to Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Lens(F) to Arras(F)
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$10 - $14
1st Class
$16 - $26
Train from Arras(F) to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $50
1st Class
$60 - $75
Train from Lille Europe to Bruxelles Midi
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $31
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$26 - $31
1st Class
$45 - $48
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 Lens(F) to Lille Flandres
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$13 - $20
1st Class
$16 - $25
Train from Lens(F) to Arras(F)
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$11 - $16
1st Class
$12 - $20
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Lille Europe Eurostar to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$30 - $60
Premier
$67 - $69
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Lille Europe to Brussel-Zuid/Midi
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $55
1st Class
$55 - $70
Bus operators
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
Bus from Lille to Bordeaux, Bordeaux Saint-Jean
Ave. Duration
10 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $80
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 Lille to Bordeaux City Centre
Ave. Duration
12 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Lens to Paris City Centre - Bercy
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy to Bordeaux City Centre
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
Ouibus

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The quickest flight from Lille Lesquin Airport to Bordeaux Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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Lens to Bordeaux bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Bordeaux, Bordeaux Saint-Jean station.

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Lens to Bordeaux train services, operated by TGV, arrive at Bordeaux-St-Jean station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lens to Bordeaux is 780 km. It takes approximately 7 h 14 min to drive from Lens to Bordeaux.

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easyJet and Hop! offer flights from Lille Lesquin Airport to Bordeaux Airport.

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Book your Lens to Bordeaux train tickets online with Loco2.

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Book your Lens to Bordeaux bus tickets online with FlixBus and Distribusion.

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