There are 12 ways to get from Poole to Bordeaux by train, car ferry, night bus, bus, car, car train 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  8 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Poole to London Waterloo
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
  3. Take the train from Paris Montparnasse to Bordeaux-St-Jean Tgv

$216 - $422

Cheapest option

Bus  •  21 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Poole, Seldown Coach Station to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals 035 / ...
  2. Take the bus from London to Bordeaux City Center Ouibus

$52 - $76

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Car ferry, night bus  •  17 h 36 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Poole to St Helier, Jersey
  2. Take the car ferry from St Helier, Jersey to Saint-Malo
  3. Take the night bus from Saint-Malo to Bordeaux, Bordeaux Saint-Jean

$107 - $154

Car ferry, train  •  19 h 3 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Poole to St Helier, Jersey
  2. Take the car ferry from St Helier, Jersey to Saint-Malo
  3. Take the train from St Malo to Rennes Tgv
  4. Take the train from Rennes to Nantes
  5. Take the train from Nantes to Bordeaux-St-Jean Ic

$170 - $245

Car ferry, drive  •  12 h 2 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Poole to St Peter Port, Guernsey
  2. Take the car ferry from St Peter Port, Guernsey to Saint-Malo
  3. Drive from Saint-Malo to Bordeaux

$147 - $211

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  11 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Poole to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Bordeaux

$318 - $395

Train to Southampton, fly to Bordeaux  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Poole to Southampton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Bordeaux (BOD) SOU - BOD

$71 - $185

Train to London Gatwick, fly to Bordeaux  •  6 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Poole to Clapham Junction
  2. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Bordeaux (BOD) LGW - BOD

$85 - $257

Train, train to Bristol, fly to Bordeaux  •  7 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Poole to Southampton Central
  2. Take the train from Southampton Central to Bristol Temple Meads
  3. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Bordeaux (BOD) BRS - BOD

$121 - $490

Train to Southampton, fly to Bergerac, train  •  7 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Poole to Southampton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Bergerac (EGC) SOU - EGC
  3. Take the train from Bergerac to Bordeaux-St-Jean

$117 - $506

Train, train to London Luton, fly to Bordeaux  •  7 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Poole to London Waterloo
  2. Take the train from West Hampstead Thameslink to Luton Airport Parkway
  3. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Bordeaux (BOD) LTN - BOD

$91 - $304

Train to London Stansted, fly to Bordeaux  •  7 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Poole to London Waterloo
  2. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Bordeaux (BOD) STN - BOD

$93 - $841

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Poole to Bordeaux is to bus which costs £40 - £60 and takes 21 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Poole to Bordeaux is to train and fly which costs £50 - £150 and takes 5 h 30 min.

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The distance between Poole and Bordeaux is 413 miles.

It takes approximately 8 h 23 min to get from Poole to Bordeaux, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Poole station to Bordeaux. However, there are services departing from Poole, Seldown Coach Station and arriving at Bordeaux City Center via London. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21 h 15 min.

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What companies run services between Poole, England and Bordeaux, France?

You can take a train from Poole to Bordeaux via London Waterloo, Waterloo Underground Station, Euston Underground Station, London St. Pancras International, Paris Nord Eurostar, Gare du Nord, Montparnasse-Bienvenue, and Paris Montparnasse in around 8 h 23 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Poole to Bordeaux via Victoria Coach Station Arrivals and London in around 21 h 15 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $340
Flights from London Gatwick to Bordeaux via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $340
Flights from Bristol to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Flights from London Luton to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $350
Flights from London Luton to Bordeaux via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $350
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Southampton to Bordeaux via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $300
Flights from Southampton to Bordeaux via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,500
Flights from Bristol to Bordeaux via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Southampton to Bergerac
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $900
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southampton to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $310
Flights from Southampton to Bergerac
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $900
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Southampton to Bordeaux via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $300
Flights from Bristol to Bordeaux via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $340
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Bristol to Bordeaux via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $1,400
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$27 - $260
Train operators
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Poole to London Waterloo
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Poole to Southampton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $23
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Poole to Clapham Junction
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Poole to Southampton Central
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $21
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Eurostar
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Paris Montparnasse to Bordeaux-St-Jean
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $120
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$100 - $120
1st Class
$140 - $200
Train from St Malo to Rennes
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $26
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $26
1st Class
$38 - $40
SNCF
Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from St Malo to Rennes
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$18 - $26
1st Class
$24 - $40
Train from Rennes to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$23 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $50
Train from Nantes to Bordeaux-St-Jean
Ave. Duration
4 h 59 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $80
1st Class
$75 - $120
Train from Bergerac to Bordeaux-St-Jean
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $29
1st Class
$27 - $45
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Southampton Central to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $35
Advanced Single
$25 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $75
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from West Hampstead Thameslink to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Saint-Malo to Bordeaux, Bordeaux Saint-Jean
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus
Ferry operators
Condor Ferries
Phone
01202 207216
Email
contactcentre@condorferries.co.uk
Website
condorferries.co.uk
Car ferry from Poole to St Helier, Jersey
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
condorferries.co.uk
Car ferry from St Helier, Jersey to Saint-Malo
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Schedules at
condorferries.co.uk
Car ferry from Poole to St Peter Port, Guernsey
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
condorferries.co.uk
Car ferry from St Peter Port, Guernsey to Saint-Malo
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
condorferries.co.uk

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