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There are 7 ways to get from Paris to Dordogne by train, bus, night bus, car or plane

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Train via Bordeaux  •  5h 28m

  1. Take the train from Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 to Bordeaux St Jean Tgv
  2. Take the train from Bordeaux St Jean to Perigueux Ter

102€ - 150€

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Bus  •  8h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Brive-la-Gaillarde Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine > Brive-la-Gaillarde > Montauban Sud > Toulouse > Saint-Gaudens > Lannemezan > Lourdes / ...
  2. Take the bus from Brive-la-Gaillarde to Périgueux Lyon - Saint-Exupéry Airport > Lyon - Perrache Bus Station > Clermont-Ferrand > Brive-la-Gaillarde > Périgueux > Bordeaux City Centre / ...

22€ - 29€

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Train  •  6h 54m

  1. Take the train from Paris Austerlitz to Limoges Benedictins Intercités
  2. Take the train from Limoges Benedictins to Perigueux Ter

60€ - 124€

Night bus, train  •  8h 56m

  1. Take the night bus from Paris to Limoges N705
  2. Take the train from Limoges Benedictins to Perigueux Ter

33€ - 59€

Drive  •  5h 3m

  1. Drive from Gare Montparnasse to Dordogne 546.7 km

60€ - 90€

Fly Paris Orly to Brive, bus  •  4h 40m

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Brive (BVE) ORY - BVE
  2. Take the bus from Brive-la-Gaillarde to Périgueux

58€ - 192€

Fly Paris CDG to Bordeaux, train, bus  •  7h 38m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Bordeaux (BOD) CDG - BOD
  2. Take the train from Bordeaux St Jean to Perigueux
  3. Take the bus from Pem to Coulounieix Bourg

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The cheapest way to get from Paris to Dordogne is to bus which costs 21€ - 30€ and takes 8h 10m.

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The quickest way to get from Paris to Dordogne is to fly and bus which costs 55€ - 200€ and takes 4h 40m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Paris to Dordogne. However, there are services departing from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine and arriving at Périgueux via Brive-la-Gaillarde. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 10m.

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The distance between Paris and Dordogne is 432 km. The road distance is 546.7 km.

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The best way to get from Paris to Dordogne without a car is to train via Bordeaux which takes 5h 28m and costs 100€ - 150€.

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It takes approximately 5h 28m to get from Paris to Dordogne, including transfers.

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Paris to Dordogne bus services, operated by Blablabus, depart from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine station.

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The best way to get from Paris to Dordogne is to train via Bordeaux which takes 5h 28m and costs 100€ - 150€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 21€ - 30€ and takes 8h 10m.

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

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Paris to Dordogne bus services, operated by Blablabus, arrive at Périgueux station.

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Map of how to get from Paris to Dordogne.
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  • Distance: 432.4 km
  • Duration: 5h 28m

What companies run services between Paris, France and Dordogne, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France?

You can take a train from Gare Montparnasse to Dordogne via Bordeaux St Jean, Perigueux, and PÉRIGUEUX - Lycée Jay de Beaufort in around 5h 28m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Paris Bercy to Dordogne via Brive-la-Gaillarde in around 8h 10m.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Brive
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
45€ - 270€
Flights from Paris CDG to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 220€
Train operators
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 to Bordeaux St Jean
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
85€ - 110€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
85€ - 100€
1st Class
95€ - 110€
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. 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 Bordeaux St Jean to Perigueux
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
16€ - 40€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
16€ - 24€
Rail 1st Class
25€ - 40€
Train from Paris Austerlitz to Limoges Benedictins
Ave. Duration
3h 13m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
45€ - 90€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
45€ - 70€
Rail 1st Class
60€ - 90€
Train from Limoges Benedictins to Perigueux
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
13€ - 35€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
13€ - 19€
Rail 1st Class
21€ - 35€
Bus operators
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 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 Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Brive-la-Gaillarde
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
15€ - 20€
Website
Blablabus
Bus from Brive-la-Gaillarde to Périgueux
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
7€ - 10€
Website
Blablabus
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Brive-la-Gaillarde to Périgueux
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
6€ - 9€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from Paris to Limoges
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
20€ - 25€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Péribus
Phone
05 53 53 30 37
Website
grandperigueux.fr
Bus from Pem to Coulounieix Bourg
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Website
Péribus

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Yes, the driving distance between Paris to Dordogne is 547 km. It takes approximately 5h 3m to drive from Paris to Dordogne.

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

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There are 62+ hotels available in Dordogne. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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The best way to get from Paris to Paris CDG Airport is to train which takes 38 min and costs 5€ - 9€.

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