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There are 7 ways to get from Mannheim to Bordeaux by train, plane, 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.

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Train to Frankfurt, fly  •  4h 59m

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Bordeaux (BOD) FRA - BOD

$118 - $414

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Bus Ouibus  •  15h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Mannheim, ZOB Heinrich von Stephan Str. 6 to Metz, gare rout. RegioJet
  2. Take the bus from Metz to Bordeaux City Centre Ouibus

$37 - $54

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Train, train to Strasbourg, fly  •  5h 43m

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
  2. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Strasbourg
  3. Fly from Strasbourg (SXB) to Bordeaux (BOD) SXB - BOD

$97 - $350

Train  •  8h 35m

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Strasbourg Tgv / ...
  3. Take the train from Strasbourg to Bordeaux-St-Jean Tgv

$227 - $273

Bus FlixBus  •  20h 59m

  1. Take the bus from Mannheim, Mannheim ZOB to Luxembourg, Luxembourg central station N36
  2. Take the bus from Esch-sur-Alzette to Bordeaux, Bordeaux K780

$70 - $120

Bus Eurolines FR  •  22h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Manheim to Bordeaux

$120 - $170

Drive  •  9h 58m

  1. Drive from Mannheim to Bordeaux 685.8 miles

$140 - $220

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The cheapest way to get from Mannheim to Bordeaux is to bus which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 15h 55m.

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The quickest way to get from Mannheim to Bordeaux is to train and fly which costs 100€ - 360€ and takes 4h 59m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Manheim and arriving at Bordeaux. Services depart three times a week, and operate Wednesday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 22h 45m.

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No, there is no direct train from Mannheim to Bordeaux. However, there are services departing from Mannheim Hbf and arriving at Bordeaux-St-Jean via Karlsruhe Hbf and Strasbourg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 35m.

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The distance between Mannheim and Bordeaux is 856 km. The road distance is 1097.3 km.

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The best way to get from Mannheim to Bordeaux without a car is to train which takes 8h 35m and costs 190€ - 240€.

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It takes approximately 4h 59m to get from Mannheim to Bordeaux, including transfers.

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Mannheim to Bordeaux bus services, operated by RegioJet, depart from Mannheim, ZOB Heinrich von Stephan Str. 6 station.

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Mannheim to Bordeaux train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Mannheim Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Mannheim to Bordeaux is to train which takes 8h 35m and costs 190€ - 240€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 15h 55m.

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Map of how to get from Mannheim to Bordeaux.
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  • Distance: 535.2 miles
  • Duration: 4h 59m

What companies run services between Mannheim, Germany and Bordeaux, France?

You can take a train from Mannheim to Bordeaux via Karlsruhe Hbf and Strasbourg in around 8h 35m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Mannheim to Bordeaux via Metz, gare rout. and Metz in around 15h 55m.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Bordeaux via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Strasbourg to Bordeaux via Lille Lesquin
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $480
Flights from Strasbourg to Bordeaux via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3h 18m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $480
Flights from Strasbourg to Bordeaux via Marseille
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $480
Flights from Strasbourg to Bordeaux via Nice
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $480
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Strasbourg to Bordeaux via Lille Lesquin
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $480
Flights from Strasbourg to Bordeaux via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3h 18m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $480
Flights from Strasbourg to Bordeaux via Marseille
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $480
Flights from Strasbourg to Bordeaux via Nice
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $480
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Strasbourg to Bordeaux via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,400
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Bordeaux via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Strasbourg to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $450
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
22m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
bahn.de
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
41m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
bahn.de
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $22
1st Class
$30 - $35
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
41m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $26
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $26
1st Class
$37 - $39
Train from Strasbourg to Bordeaux-St-Jean
Ave. Duration
5h 32m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$190 - $210
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$190 - $210
1st Class
$240 - $370
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Mannheim, ZOB Heinrich von Stephan Str. 6 to Metz, gare rout.
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Website
regiojet.com
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 Metz to Bordeaux City Centre
Ave. Duration
12h 10m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
Ouibus
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Mannheim, Mannheim ZOB to Luxembourg, Luxembourg central station
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $22
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Esch-sur-Alzette to Bordeaux, Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
15h 15m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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More Questions & Answers

The quickest flight from Frankfurt Airport to Bordeaux Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 45m.

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Mannheim to Bordeaux bus services, operated by Ouibus, arrive at Bordeaux City Centre station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Mannheim to Bordeaux is 1097 km. It takes approximately 9h 58m to drive from Mannheim to Bordeaux.

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Lufthansa, KLM and Air France offer flights from Frankfurt Airport to Bordeaux Airport.

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