There are 5 ways to get from Porto to Bordeaux by plane, bus, train 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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Fly  •  4 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Bordeaux (BOD) OPO - BOD

$53 - $275

4 alternative options

Bus Eurolines FR  •  16 h

  1. Take the bus from Porto to Bordeaux

$90 - $160

Train  •  16 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Vila Nova de Gaia to Coimbra-B
  2. Take the train from Coimbra-B to Hendaye Hot
  3. Take the train from Hendaye to Bordeaux-St-Jean Tgv

$129 - $207

Bus Transportes Barquense  •  18 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Porto - Hospital São João to Bordeaux - Gare Saint Jean

$57 - $84

Drive  •  9 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Porto to Bordeaux 623.9 miles

$140 - $210

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The cheapest way to get from Porto to Bordeaux is to bus which costs 45€ - 75€ and takes 18 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Porto to Bordeaux is to fly which costs 45€ - 240€ and takes 4 h 57 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Porto and arriving at Bordeaux. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 16 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Porto to Bordeaux. However, there are services departing from Vila Nova de Gaia and arriving at Bordeaux-St-Jean via Coimbra-B and Hendaye. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 42 min.

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The distance between Porto and Bordeaux is 771 km. The road distance is 998.2 km.

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The best way to get from Porto to Bordeaux without a car is to bus which takes 16 h and costs 75€ - 140€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 57 min to get from Porto to Bordeaux, including transfers.

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

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  • Distance: 481.7 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 57 min

What companies run services between Porto, Portugal and Bordeaux, France?

Ryanair, Iberia and TAP Portugal fly from Porto to Bordeaux twice daily. Alternatively, Eurolines FR operates a bus from Porto to Bordeaux once daily. Tickets cost $110 - $160 and the journey takes 16 h. Iberocoach also services this route 3 times a week.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Porto to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$35 - $210
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Porto to Bordeaux via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $700
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Porto to Bordeaux via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Train operators
Portuguese Railways (CP)

Comboios de Portugal (CP) is the national railway network of Portugal, and spans over 2700km, with trains being split into four main types: regional and intercity trains, international and domestic high-speed trains, and international night trains. Portugal's main stations are Santa Apolónia in Lisbon and Campanha in Porto - these train stations connect to trains in Portugal's main cities and international destinations. The Alfa Pendular, the fastest train in Portugal, is a popular travel choice, as it can run at a speed of up to 250 km/h.

Contact Details
Phone
+351 707 210 220
Website
cp.pt
Train from Vila Nova de Gaia to Coimbra-B
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Website
cp.pt
2nd Class
$9 - $13
1st Class
$11 - $17
Train from Coimbra-B to Hendaye
Ave. Duration
11 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
cp.pt
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 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
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Hendaye to Bordeaux-St-Jean
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $60
1st Class
$70 - $95
Bus operators
Iberocoach
Phone
(+351) 253 267 730
Website
iberocoach.com
Bus from Porto - Campo 24 de Agosto - Enfrente ao Pingo Doce to Bordeaux - Rue terre de Bordés
Ave. Duration
14 h 57 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$90 - $110
Website
iberocoach.com
Transportes Barquense
Phone
(+351) 258 454 303
Email
info@barquense.com
Website
barquense.com
Bus from Porto - Hospital São João to Bordeaux - Gare Saint Jean
Ave. Duration
16 h 46 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
barquense.com

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