There are 7 ways to get from Orléans to Bordeaux by train, bus, rideshare, 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  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Orléans to St-Pierre-des-Corps
  2. Take the train from St-Pierre-des-Corps to Bordeaux-St-Jean Tgv

$88 - $112

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Bus Ouibus  •  7 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Orléans to Bordeaux City Centre Ouibus

$18 - $25

5 alternative options

Bus FlixBus  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Orléans, Orléans "Libération" to Bordeaux, Bordeaux Saint-Jean N765

$26 - $45

Rideshare  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Orléans to Bordeaux 288.9 miles

$35

Drive  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Orléans to Bordeaux 288.5 miles

$60 - $90

Train to Paris Orly, fly  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Orléans to Paris Austerlitz
  2. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Bordeaux (BOD) ORY - BOD

$74 - $233

Train to Paris CDG, fly  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Orléans to Paris Austerlitz
  2. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Bordeaux (BOD) CDG - BOD

$89 - $302

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The cheapest way to get from Orléans to Bordeaux is to bus which costs 15€ - 21€ and takes 7 h 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Orléans to Bordeaux is to train which costs 70€ - 95€ and takes 3 h 58 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Orléans, Orléans "Libération" and arriving at Bordeaux, Bordeaux Saint-Jean. Services depart four times a week, and operate Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 5 h 35 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Orléans to Bordeaux. However, there are services departing from Orléans and arriving at Bordeaux-St-Jean via St-Pierre-des-Corps. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 58 min.

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The distance between Orléans and Bordeaux is 390 km. The road distance is 461.6 km.

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The best way to get from Orléans to Bordeaux without a car is to train which takes 3 h 58 min and costs 70€ - 95€.

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It takes approximately 3 h 58 min to get from Orléans to Bordeaux, including transfers.

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Orléans to Bordeaux bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Orléans, Orléans "Libération" station.

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Orléans to Bordeaux train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Orléans station.

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The best way to get from Orléans to Bordeaux is to train which takes 3 h 58 min and costs 70€ - 95€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 22€ - 40€ and takes 5 h 35 min.

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Map of how to get from Orléans to Bordeaux.
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  • Distance: 243.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 58 min

What companies run services between Orléans, France and Bordeaux, France?

You can take a train from Orléans to Bordeaux via St-Pierre-des-Corps in around 3 h 58 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Orléans to Bordeaux 4 times a week. Tickets cost $26 - $45 and the journey takes 5 h 35 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $300
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
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
Train operators
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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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Orléans to St-Pierre-des-Corps
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$22 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $50
Train from Orléans to Paris Austerlitz
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$23 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $50
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from St-Pierre-des-Corps to Bordeaux-St-Jean
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $80
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $80
1st Class
$95 - $130
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 Orléans, Orléans "Libération" to Bordeaux, Bordeaux Saint-Jean
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$26 - $45
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 Orléans to Bordeaux City Centre
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
Ouibus
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. 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 be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Orléans to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Orléans to Bordeaux is 462 km. It takes approximately 4 h 14 min to drive from Orléans to Bordeaux.

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

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Book your Orléans to Bordeaux bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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There are 904+ hotels available in Bordeaux. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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

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