There are 6 ways to get from Vitoria-Gasteiz to Bordeaux by bus, train, night bus, rideshare 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

Bus Eurolines FR  •  4 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Vitoria-Gasteiz to San Sebastián Largo Recorrido
  2. Take the bus from San Sebastián to Bordeaux

$64 - $98

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  4 h 6 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Vitoria-Gasteiz to Bordeaux 211 miles

$25

4 alternative options

Bus Iberocoach  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Vitoria-gasteiz - Estacion de Autobuses - Plaza Euskaltzaindia to Bordeaux - Rue terre de Bordés

$65 - $100

Train  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Vitoria/Gasteiz to Hendaye Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Hendaye to Bordeaux-St-Jean Tgv

$55 - $90

Bus, night bus  •  7 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Avenida Gasteiz nº18 Juzgados sentido Bilbao/Bilbo to Bilbao/Bilbo-Termibus/Geltoki L7 / ...
  2. Take the night bus from Bilbao, Bilbao to Bordeaux, Bordeaux Saint-Jean 783

$26 - $43

Drive  •  3 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Vitoria-Gasteiz to Bordeaux 210.6 miles

$45 - $70

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Vitoria-Gasteiz to Bordeaux is to rideshare which costs 21€ and takes 4 h 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from Vitoria-Gasteiz to Bordeaux is to drive which costs 35€ - 60€ and takes 3 h 20 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Vitoria-gasteiz - Estacion de Autobuses - Plaza Euskaltzaindia and arriving at Bordeaux - Rue terre de Bordés. Services depart twice daily, and operate Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 5 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Vitoria-Gasteiz to Bordeaux. However, there are services departing from Vitoria/Gasteiz and arriving at Bordeaux-St-Jean via Hendaye. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 59 min.

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The distance between Vitoria-Gasteiz and Bordeaux is 278 km. The road distance is 337 km.

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The best way to get from Vitoria-Gasteiz to Bordeaux without a car is to bus which takes 4 h 57 min and costs 50€ - 85€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 57 min to get from Vitoria-Gasteiz to Bordeaux, including transfers.

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Vitoria-Gasteiz to Bordeaux bus services, operated by Iberocoach, depart from Vitoria-gasteiz - Estacion de Autobuses - Plaza Euskaltzaindia station.

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Map of how to get from Vitoria-Gasteiz to Bordeaux.
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  • Distance: 173.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 57 min

What companies run services between Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain and Bordeaux, France?

You can take a bus from Vitoria-Gasteiz to Bordeaux via San Sebastián, Estaciones Renfe Bus Geltokiak, S.Sabio 28, and San Sebastián in around 4 h 57 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Vitoria-Gasteiz to Bordeaux via Hendaye in around 5 h 59 min.

Train operators
Spanish Railways (RENFE)

Based in Madrid, Renfe is a state-owned train operator, that connects cities across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, Switzerland, and the Netherlands. Renfe’s extensive network means most destinations offer multiple trains a day, with the most popular routes normally offering a train each hour. Locally known as AVE, the high-speed trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. Comfort is key in a Renfe train, with seats with footrests in all three classes of travel: Standard, Club and First. Each seat has an individual light, a pull-down table and an electrical outlet for in Club and First classes. There is free WiFi for first class passengers and for those with a + Renfe card.

Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Vitoria/Gasteiz to Hendaye
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $30
Website
renfe.com
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.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
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
$75 - $95
Bus operators
Lurraldebus
Phone
943 000 117
Email
info@mugi.eus
Website
lurraldebus.eus
Bus from Vitoria-Gasteiz to San Sebastián
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
Lurraldebus
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from San Sebastián to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Bus from Vitoria to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Iberocoach
Phone
(+351) 253 267 730
Website
iberocoach.com
Bus from Vitoria-gasteiz - Estacion de Autobuses - Plaza Euskaltzaindia to Bordeaux - Rue terre de Bordés
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $100
Website
iberocoach.com
Autobuses La Union
Phone
94 476. 50. 07
Website
autobuseslaunion.com
Bus from Avenida Gasteiz nº18 Juzgados sentido Bilbao/Bilbo to Bilbao/Bilbo-Termibus/Geltoki
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
La Union
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
Night bus from Bilbao, Bilbao to Bordeaux, Bordeaux Saint-Jean
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar.es
Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar.es
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Vitoria-Gasteiz to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25
Book at
blablacar.es

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