|Distance||460 miles (742 km)|
|Train frequency||1 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there is 1 direct train a day|
Trains from London to Bordeaux cover the 460 miles (742 km) long trip taking on average 12 h 39 min with our travel partners like Eurostar. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Bordeaux Saint-Jean.
You can travel by train from London to Bordeaux with Eurostar. When you search Omio for times and tickets, we’ll show you the best deals available.
Eurostar is the exclusive high-speed railway service connecting the United Kingdom with countries in Europe like France, Belgium and the Netherlands. Most Eurostar trains travel through the Channel Tunnel between the UK and France. With a high-speed train service reaching speeds up to 186 mph (300 km/h), you will travel between London and Bordeaux in ultimate comfort coupled with modern, comfortable seats and large windows. When booking your Eurostar train from London to Bordeaux, you can choose between three ticket types: Standard, Standard Premier (with light refreshments served and spacious seats), and Business Premier (with flexible travel options, spacious seating, lounge access, priority boarding and hot meal served).
These are Eurostar 's ticket policies for COVID-19 for the train from London to Bordeaux:
The high-speed Eurostar traverses the Channel Tunnel from London to Paris, and from here the TGV (France) railway takes travellers to the final destination of Bordeaux. With this one change included - which requires a 40-minute transfer between two stations - trains from London to Bordeaux take around 7 hours in total, leaving approximately every hour from morning until lunchtime. The most expensive tickets are the first two in the morning, and all prices increase slightly at the weekend.
The Eurostar is a high-speed train company connecting the UK to continental Europe and beyond.
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Trains from London to Bordeaux leave from St Pancras International, which is situated on Euston Road in the London Borough of Camden. First opened in 1868, it stands out for its impressive Victorian architecture and has a shopping centre and a bus station. It's connected to King's Cross St Pancras Station by a pedestrian subway, making it easily accessible via National Rail and six London Underground lines including Hammersmith & City, Circle, Metropolitan, Northern, Piccadilly and Victoria.
It may take longer to get to than Paris, but Bordeaux offers all of the French capital's chic way of life in a far more relaxed and picturesque setting. The entire historic old town has been listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site and, of course, Bordeaux is a wine aficionado's dream. Trains from London to Bordeaux stop at Paris Gare du Nord. From here it's a 40-minute Metro underground train or taxi ride to Paris Gare Montparnasse to board the TGV train. Arrival is at Bordeaux St-Jean, which is on Rue Charles Domercq, only 4km from the city centre. A tramway (Tram C) offers easy transportation into the city and runs at frequent intervals throughout the day.
Travel between London, United Kingdom and Bordeaux, France by train is: Partially open.
International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom
Conditions of entry:
All travellers in France must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 20/09/2021. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Bordeaux from London as this information can change.
Return travel from France to United Kingdom is: Partially open.
Entry into United Kingdom is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France
Requirements for reentering:
The government of United Kingdom has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 20/09/2021. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your train to London from Bordeaux.
Some of the London train stations to Bordeaux you can start your journey from include London Victoria, London Euston and London Kings Cross. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Bordeaux include Bordeaux Saint-Jean, Bordeaux-Benauge and Bordeaux.
When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from London Victoria and arriving in Bordeaux Saint-Jean.
You can find the most popular departure train station for this route, London Victoria, located approximately 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre of London. The most popular arrival train station in Bordeaux, called Bordeaux Saint-Jean, is located around 1 mile (s) / 2 km away from its city centre.
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