There are 7 ways to get from Pamplona to Bordeaux by bus, train, rideshare, car or plane

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Bus  •  4 h

  1. Take the bus from Pamplona to Bordeaux

$55 - $90

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  3 h 54 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Pampelune to Bordeaux 195.5 miles

$24

5 alternative options

Bus, train  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Pamplona to S.Juan De Luz
  2. Take the train from St-Jean-de-Luz-Ciboure to Bordeaux-St-Jean Tgv

$54 - $84

Bus, train via Irun  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Pamplona to Irun
  2. Take the train from Hendaye to Bordeaux-St-Jean Tgv

$43 - $76

Train  •  6 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Pamplona to San Sebastian A / ...
  2. Take the train from Hendaye to Bordeaux-St-Jean Tgv

$53 - $89

Drive  •  3 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Pamplona to Bordeaux 196.2 miles

$40 - $65

Bus, fly  •  7 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Pamplona to Aeropuerto Biarritz
  2. Fly from Biarritz (BIQ) to Bordeaux (BOD) BIQ - BOD

$81 - $333

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Pamplona and arriving at Bordeaux. Services depart once a week, and operate Saturday. The journey takes approximately 4 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Pamplona to Bordeaux. However, there are services departing from Pamplona and arriving at Bordeaux-St-Jean via Donostia - San Sebastián, Bentak-Irun and Hendaye. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 38 min.

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The distance between Pamplona and Bordeaux is 241 km. The road distance is 313.9 km.

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The best way to get from Pamplona to Bordeaux without a car is to bus which takes 4 h and costs .

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The bus from Pamplona to Bordeaux takes 4 h including transfers and departs once a week.

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Pamplona to Bordeaux bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, depart from Pamplona station.

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Pamplona to Bordeaux train services, operated by Spanish Railways (RENFE), depart from Pamplona station.

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The best way to get from Pamplona to Bordeaux is to bus which takes 4 h and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 6 h 38 min.

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There is no direct flight from Biarritz Airport to Bordeaux Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 30 min and has one stopover.

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Pamplona to Bordeaux bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, arrive at Bordeaux station.

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Map of how to get from Pamplona to Bordeaux.
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  • Distance: 150.4 miles
  • Duration: 4 h

What companies run services between Pamplona, Spain and Bordeaux, France?

Eurolines FR operates a bus from Pamplona to Bordeaux once a week. Tickets cost $55 - $90 and the journey takes 4 h. Alternatively, you can take a train from Pamplona to Bordeaux via San Sebastian, Donostia - San Sebastián, Ventas de Irún, Bentak-Irun, Hendaia, and Hendaye in around 6 h 38 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Biarritz to Bordeaux via Lyon
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from Biarritz to Bordeaux via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Biarritz to Bordeaux via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Biarritz to Bordeaux via Lyon, Marseille
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $850
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Biarritz to Bordeaux via Lyon
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from Biarritz to Bordeaux via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Biarritz to Bordeaux via Lyon, Marseille
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $850
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Biarritz to Bordeaux via Lille Lesquin
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$75 - $390
Flights from Biarritz to Bordeaux via Lyon
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $300
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Biarritz to Bordeaux via Madrid
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Biarritz to Bordeaux via Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$95 - $460
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 St-Jean-de-Luz-Ciboure to Bordeaux-St-Jean
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $50
1st Class
$45 - $75
Train from Hendaye to Bordeaux-St-Jean
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$50 - $80
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from St-Jean-de-Luz-Ciboure to Bordeaux-St-Jean
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$70 - $90
Train from Hendaye to Bordeaux-St-Jean
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $60
1st Class
$70 - $95
Spanish Railways (RENFE)

Based in Madrid, Renfe is a state-owned train operator, that connects cities across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, Switzerland, and the Netherlands. Renfe’s extensive network means most destinations offer multiple trains a day, with the most popular routes normally offering a train each hour. Locally known as AVE, the high-speed trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. Comfort is key in a Renfe train, with seats with footrests in all three classes of travel: Standard, Club and First. Each seat has an individual light, a pull-down table and an electrical outlet for in Club and First classes. There is free WiFi for first class passengers and for those with a + Renfe card.

Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Pamplona to San Sebastian
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $27
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi so you’re never bored on your journey. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. Flexibility is another highlight of an ALSA journey, with three types of tickets on offer - Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass, along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Pamplona to S.Juan De Luz
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Pamplona to Aeropuerto Biarritz
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $30
Website
alsa.com
MonBus
Phone
+34 982 29 29 00
Website
monbus.es
Bus from Pamplona to Irun
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
monbus.es
La Baztanesa
Phone
948 58 01 29
Email
autobuses@labaztanesa.com
Website
labaztanesa.com
Bus from Pamplona to Irún
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
labaztanesa.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar.es
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Pampelune to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24
Book at
blablacar.es

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More Questions & Answers

Pamplona to Bordeaux train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Bordeaux-St-Jean station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Pamplona to Bordeaux is 314 km. It takes approximately 3 h 6 min to drive from Pamplona to Bordeaux.

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Iberia, Volotea, easyJet and two other airlines offer flights from Biarritz Airport to Bordeaux Airport.

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There are 879+ hotels available in Bordeaux. Prices start at $65 USD per night.

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

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