There are 7 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  •  5 h 15 min

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

$88 - $320

Cheapest option

Fly from Rome Ciampino  •  5 h 27 min

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

$57 - $207

5 alternative options

Train  •  14 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Milano Centrale Fr
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Torino Porta Susa Fr
  3. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Paris Gare de Lyon Tgv
  4. Take the train from Paris Montparnasse to Bordeaux-St-Jean Tgv

$303 - $399

Bus via Toulouse  •  23 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Rome Tiburtina to Toulouse Gare Routière
  2. Take the bus from Toulouse to Bordeaux City Centre Ouibus / ...

$97 - $138

Bus, train  •  26 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Rome Tiburtina to Montpellier
  2. Take the train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Bordeaux-St-Jean Ic

$163 - $244

Bus  •  33 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Rome Tiburtina to Bordeaux

$100 - $240

Drive  •  14 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Rome to Bordeaux 942.5 miles

$220 - $330

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The cheapest way to get from Rome to Bordeaux is to fly which costs 45€ - 180€ and takes 5 h 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rome to Bordeaux is to fly which costs 75€ - 280€ and takes 5 h 15 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Rome Tiburtina and arriving at Bordeaux. Services depart four times a week, and operate Monday, Wednesday and Friday. The journey takes approximately 33 h 30 min.

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The distance between Rome and Bordeaux is 1105 km. The road distance is 1508 km.

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The best way to get from Rome to Bordeaux without a car is to train which takes 14 h 23 min and costs 250€ - 350€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 15 min to get from Rome to Bordeaux, including transfers.

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Rome to Bordeaux bus services, operated by Eurolines IT, depart from Rome Tiburtina station.

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The best way to get from Rome to Bordeaux is to fly which takes 5 h 15 min and costs 75€ - 280€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 250€ - 350€ and takes 14 h 23 min, you could also bus, which costs 80€ - 120€ and takes 23 h 50 min.

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The quickest flight from Rome Airport to Bordeaux Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 55 min.

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Rome to Bordeaux bus services, operated by Eurolines IT, arrive at Bordeaux station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rome to Bordeaux is 1508 km. It takes approximately 14 h 13 min to drive from Rome to Bordeaux.

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Lufthansa, Hop! and easyJet offer flights from Rome Airport to Bordeaux Airport.

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Map of how to get from Rome to Bordeaux.
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  • Distance: 690.8 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 15 min

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

Hop!, easyJet and Lufthansa fly from Rome to Bordeaux twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a train from Rome to Bordeaux via Milano Centrale, Torino Porta Susa, Torino Porta Susa, Paris Gare de Lyon, Gare de Lyon, Bercy, Montparnasse-Bienvenue, and Paris Montparnasse in around 14 h 23 min.

Airlines
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Rome to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Rome to Bordeaux via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Rome to Bordeaux via Lyon
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Rome to Bordeaux via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $260
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce

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 Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Roma Termini Station to Milano Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
italotreno.it
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Paris Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
5 h 46 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$140 - $160
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$140 - $160
1st Class
$180 - $270
Train from Paris Montparnasse to Bordeaux-St-Jean
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $120
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$100 - $120
1st Class
$140 - $210
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 Montpellier Saint-Roch to Bordeaux-St-Jean
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$70 - $100
1st Class
$100 - $160
Bus operators
Eurolines IT
Phone
+39 0861 199 1900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
eurolines.it
Bus from Rome Tiburtina to Toulouse Gare Routière
Ave. Duration
20 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Schedules at
eurolines.it
Bus from Rome Tiburtina to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
33 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $140
Schedules at
eurolines.it
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 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 Toulouse to Bordeaux City Centre
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Toulouse to Bordeaux, Bordeaux Saint-Jean
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Autolinee Gambioli
Phone
+41 (0) 79.71.85.806
Email
info@autolineegambioli.it
Website
autolineegambioli.it
Bus from Rome Tiburtina to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
19 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$90 - $140
Schedules at
autolineegambioli.it

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