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There are 7 ways to get from Vitoria-Gasteiz to Bordeaux by bus, train, night bus, rideshare or car

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Bus Eurolines FR  •  4h 46m

  1. Take the bus from Vitoria-Gasteiz to Bizkaia Pasealekua 12 Largo Recorrido
  2. Take the bus from San Sebastián to Bordeaux

$62 - $103

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  4h 6m

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

$24

5 alternative options

Bus Iberocoach  •  5h 15m

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

$65 - $95

Train  •  5h 59m

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

$54 - $90

Train #2  •  5h 59m

  1. Take the train from Gare de Vitoria to Gare de Hendaye Hendaye - La Coruna-SC / ...
  2. Take the train from Hendaye to Bordeaux-St-Jean Bordeaux-St-Jean - Hendaye / ...

$61 - $97

Bus, night bus  •  7h 16m

  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  •  3h 20m

  1. Drive from Vitoria-Gasteiz to Bordeaux 210.6 miles

$45 - $70

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

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

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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 5h 15m.

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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 5h 59m.

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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 4h 46m and costs 50€ - 90€.

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It takes approximately 4h 46m 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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Vitoria-Gasteiz to Bordeaux train services, operated by Spanish Railways (RENFE), depart from Vitoria/Gasteiz station.

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The best way to get from Vitoria-Gasteiz to Bordeaux is to bus which takes 4h 46m and costs 50€ - 90€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 45€ - 80€ and takes 5h 59m.

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Map of how to get from Vitoria-Gasteiz to Bordeaux.
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  • Distance: 173.6 miles
  • Duration: 4h 46m

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

You can take a bus from Vitoria-Gasteiz to Bordeaux via Bizkaia Pasealekua 12 and San Sebastián in around 4h 46m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Vitoria-Gasteiz to Bordeaux via Hendaye in around 5h 59m.

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
2h 11m
Frequency
Once daily
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
2h 48m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$50 - $80
Train from Gare de Vitoria to Gare de Hendaye
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$26 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $55
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Hendaye to Bordeaux-St-Jean
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $60
1st Class
$70 - $95
Bus operators
Lurraldebus
Phone
943 000 117
Email
info@mugi.eus
Website
lurraldebus.eus
Bus from Vitoria-Gasteiz to Bizkaia Pasealekua 12
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $20
Website
Lurraldebus
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi so you’re never bored on your journey. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. Flexibility is another highlight of an ALSA journey, with three types of tickets on offer - Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass, along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Vitoria-Gasteiz to San Sebastian
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $28
Website
alsa.com
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from San Sebastián to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Bus from Vitoria to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
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
5h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $95
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
1h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Website
Autobuses 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
5h 5m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar.es
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Vitoria-Gasteiz to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
4h 6m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24
Book at
blablacar.es

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Vitoria-Gasteiz to Bordeaux bus services, operated by Iberocoach, arrive at Bordeaux - Rue terre de Bordés station.

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Vitoria-Gasteiz to Bordeaux train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Bordeaux-St-Jean station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Vitoria-Gasteiz to Bordeaux is 337 km. It takes approximately 3h 20m to drive from Vitoria-Gasteiz to Bordeaux.

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