There are 8 ways to get from Rome to Bordeaux by plane, train, bus 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.

Recommended option

Fly from Rome  •  5h 19m

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Bordeaux (BOD) FCO - BOD

73€ - 147€

Cheapest option

Fly from Rome Ciampino  •  5h 10m

  1. Fly from Rome Ciampino (CIA) to Bordeaux (BOD) CIA - BOD

34€ - 127€

6 alternative options

Train to Naples, fly  •  6h 33m

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale
  2. Fly from Naples (NAP) to Bordeaux (BOD) NAP - BOD

56€ - 281€

Train via Paris  •  13h 54m

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Torino Porta Susa Fr
  2. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Paris Gare De Lyon Tgv
  3. Take the train from Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 to Bordeaux St Jean Tgv / ...

212€ - 413€

Train  •  19h 52m

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Ventimiglia Ic
  2. Take the train from Ventimiglia to Antibes Ter / ...
  3. Take the train from Antibes to Marseille St Charles Tgv / ...
  4. Take the train from Marseille St Charles to Bordeaux St Jean

136€ - 279€

Bus  •  23h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station to Bologna, Bologna 1518 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bologna to Bordeaux City Centre Bologna > Milan > Torino - Bus station > Tunnel routier du Fréjus - Italie > Tunnel Routier du Fréjus - France > Lyon - Perrache Bus Station > Clermont-Ferrand > Bordeaux City Centre

51€ - 65€

Bus via Genoa  •  26h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Roma - Autostazione Tiburtina to Genova - Piazza Della Vittoria-Lato Palazzo Inps Baltour
  2. Take the bus from Genova, Piazza della Vittoria to Bordeaux, St Jean 523

66€ - 98€

Drive  •  14h 18m

  1. Drive from Rome to Bordeaux 1509.4 km

200€ - 290€

Coronavirus (COVID-19) in France

There is widespread community transmission globally.
Some travel restrictions are being lifted in France. For the latest travel status, please check the official page for France.

For travel planning advice, please refer to our Rome2rio Coronavirus information page .
For the latest travel status, we recommend checking the official page for France.

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Travel Advice

Some international borders began to reopen in France from 5/25/2020.

Source Type: Government | Last updated: 5/25/2020

Domestic travel is restricted within France due to Coronavirus (COVID-19).

Source Type: Government | Last updated: 4/12/2020

International flights leaving Italy are suspended as part of the response to Coronavirus (COVID-19). Restrictions may also be in place for other modes of transport.

Source Type: Government | Last updated: 4/18/2020

Data sourced from: CDC, ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Rome to Bordeaux is to fly which costs 30€ - 130€ and takes 5h 10m.

More details

The quickest way to get from Rome to Bordeaux is to fly which costs 30€ - 130€ and takes 5h 10m.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Rome station to Bordeaux. However, there are services departing from Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station and arriving at Bordeaux City Centre via Bologna. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23h 5m.

More details

No, there is no direct train from Rome to Bordeaux. However, there are services departing from Roma Termini and arriving at Bordeaux St Jean via Torino Porta Susa, Bercy and Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13h 54m.

More details

The distance between Rome and Bordeaux is 1105 km. The road distance is 1509.4 km.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Rome to Bordeaux without a car is to train via Paris which takes 13h 54m and costs 210€ - 420€.

More details

It takes approximately 5h 19m to get from Rome to Bordeaux, including transfers.

More details

Rome to Bordeaux bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station.

More details

Rome to Bordeaux train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, depart from Roma Termini station.

More details

The best way to get from Rome to Bordeaux is to fly which takes 5h 19m and costs 70€ - 150€. Alternatively, you can train via Paris, which costs 210€ - 420€ and takes 13h 54m, you could also bus, which costs 50€ - 65€ and takes 23h 5m.

Mode details

Map of how to get from Rome to Bordeaux.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 1105.3 km
  • Duration: 5h 19m

What companies run services between Rome, Italy and Bordeaux, France?

Air France, easyJet and four other airlines fly from Rome to Bordeaux every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Rome to Bordeaux via Torino Porta Susa, Paris Gare De Lyon, Bercy, Montparnasse-Bienvenue, and Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 in around 13h 54m.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Rome to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
85€ - 210€
Flights from Rome to Bordeaux via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 210€
Flights from Rome to Bordeaux via Lyon
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
85€ - 210€
Flights from Naples to Bordeaux via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 310€
Flights from Naples to Bordeaux via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
160€ - 310€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Rome to Bordeaux via Lyon
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
50€ - 210€
Flights from Naples to Bordeaux via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
85€ - 480€
Flights from Naples to Bordeaux via Basel
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
85€ - 480€
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Rome to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
85€ - 210€
Flights from Rome to Bordeaux via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
420€ - 700€
Flights from Naples to Bordeaux via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
160€ - 310€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
30€ - 180€
Flights from Naples to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
40€ - 450€
Flights from Naples to Bordeaux via Charleroi
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
40€ - 450€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Rome to Bordeaux via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
180€ - 360€
Flights from Naples to Bordeaux via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
340€ - 900€
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Rome to Bordeaux via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 210€
Tunisair
Website
tunisair.com
Flights from Rome to Bordeaux via Tunis
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
190€ - 480€
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Naples to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
40€ - 180€
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
18€ - 65€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
18€ - 25€
Base Standard
35€ - 50€
Base Premium
45€ - 65€
Train from Roma Termini to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
4h 9m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
45€ - 150€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
45€ - 70€
Base Standard
85€ - 120€
Base Premium
100€ - 150€
ItaloTreno

Private train company Italotreno operates high-speed trains in Italy on the same tracks as Trenitalia. The routes service 21 stations across the country, including popular routes Milan-Florence, Rome-Venice and Bologna-Naples. Choose from four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Italo also operates Italobus – an integrated train-bus service that takes passengers from the main train stations to other Italian cities.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
17€ - 50€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
19€ - 27€
Smart Low Cost
17€ - 24€
Smart Flex
35€ - 50€
Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
14€ - 20€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
14€ - 20€
Train from Roma Termini to Ventimiglia
Ave. Duration
7h 33m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
35€ - 55€
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
14€ - 29€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
26€ - 29€
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 Torino Porta Susa to Paris Gare De Lyon
Ave. Duration
5h 42m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
100€ - 150€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
100€ - 130€
1st Class
120€ - 150€
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€
Train from Antibes to Marseille St Charles
Ave. Duration
2h 21m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
40€ - 55€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
40€ - 55€
1st Class
40€ - 50€
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.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 to Bordeaux St Jean
Ave. Duration
3h 8m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
60€ - 120€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
60€ - 90€
Rail 1st Class
80€ - 120€
Train from Ventimiglia to Antibes
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
8€ - 22€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
8€ - 12€
Rail 1st Class
15€ - 22€
Train from Antibes to Marseille St Charles
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
25€ - 55€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
25€ - 40€
Rail 1st Class
35€ - 55€
Train from Marseille St Charles to Bordeaux St Jean
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
75€ - 150€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
75€ - 120€
Rail 1st Class
100€ - 150€
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Train from Ventimiglia to Antibes
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
9€ - 13€
Website
Thello
Train from Antibes to Marseille St Charles
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
15€ - 22€
Website
Thello
Bus operators
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).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station to Bologna, Bologna
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
20€ - 25€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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 Bologna to Bordeaux City Centre
Ave. Duration
16h 5m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
30€ - 40€
Website
Blablabus
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
global.flixbus.com
Bus from Roma - Autostazione Tiburtina to Genova - Piazza Della Vittoria-Lato Palazzo Inps
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
21€ - 28€
Website
Baltour
Eurolines FR

Eurolines is a network of coach companies that operate throughout Europe plus Morocco. It’s an affordable way to travel around the continent, with tickets starting at €5. All coaches have Wi-Fi, plug sockets and USBs, reclining chairs and toilets, and a standard ticket includes up to two medium suitcases plus carry-on luggage. Within France, Eurolines serves 69 destinations; including Paris, Lyon, Versailles, Nice and Bordeaux.

Contact Details
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Genova, Piazza della Vittoria to Bordeaux, St Jean
Ave. Duration
18h 45m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
45€ - 70€
Website
Eurolines FR

Want to know more about travelling around France

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

The quickest flight from Rome Airport to Bordeaux Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 5m.

Search flights

Rome to Bordeaux bus services, operated by Blablabus, arrive at Bordeaux City Centre station.

More details

Rome to Bordeaux train services, operated by TGV inOui, arrive at Bordeaux St Jean station.

More details

Yes, the driving distance between Rome to Bordeaux is 1509 km. It takes approximately 14h 18m to drive from Rome to Bordeaux.

Get driving directions

Alitalia, Lufthansa, Iberia and three other airlines offer flights from Rome Airport to Bordeaux Airport.

Search flights

There are 907+ hotels available in Bordeaux. Prices start at 87€ per night.

More details

The best way to get from Rome to Rome Airport is to train which takes 32 min and costs 7€ - 35€.

More details