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Train Information between Manchester and Bordeaux

distanceDistance600 miles (968 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day

Trains from Manchester to Bordeaux cover the 600 miles (968 km) long route taking on average 16 h 38 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Bordeaux Saint-Jean.

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Are there COVID-19 travel restrictions for trains from Manchester to Bordeaux?

Travel between Manchester, United Kingdom and Bordeaux, France by train is: Partially open.

Can I enter France from United Kingdom?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in France from Manchester?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 1 days before arrival
  • 7-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Exempted International Movement Certificate for travel required
  • Health declaration required

What are the safety rules to follow in Bordeaux, France?

All travellers in France must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

  • Physical distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 24/10/2021. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Manchester to Bordeaux as this information can change.

Are there travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, in place when returning to Manchester, United Kingdom from Bordeaux, France?

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Bordeaux to Manchester is: Partially open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to United Kingdom from France?

Reentry to United Kingdom is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in United Kingdom from Bordeaux?

What are the entry requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Before travelling, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include COVID-19 tests to be taken on day 2 and on day 8 of your quarantine
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Manchester, United Kingdom?

The government of United Kingdom has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask: Regional advice

Last verified on 24/10/2021. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your Bordeaux to Manchester train here.

What is the distance from Manchester to Bordeaux via train?
The distance from Manchester to Bordeaux by train is approximately 600 miles (968 km).
How long is the train journey between Manchester and Bordeaux?
The train time between Manchester and Bordeaux is on average 16 h 38 min  for the 600 miles (968 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Manchester and Bordeaux by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.
What station does the Manchester to Bordeaux train leave from? Which Bordeaux train station do I come into from Manchester?

When taking the train from Manchester to Bordeaux, you can choose to depart from train stations like Manchester Piccadilly, Manchester Victoria and Manchester Oxford Road. Your route can end in train stations such as Bordeaux Saint-Jean, Bordeaux-Benauge and Bordeaux.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Manchester Piccadilly   and arrive in Bordeaux Saint-Jean.

Where is the departure train station in Manchester located? Where is the arrival train station in Bordeaux located?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre to this train station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Bordeaux Saint-Jean and need to travel approximately 1 mile (s) / 2 km from the train station to the city centre in Bordeaux.

How many train services per day are there from Manchester to Bordeaux?
On average, there is 1 train a day from Manchester to Bordeaux. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Manchester
Bordeaux
Manchester Piccadilly is the most popular Manchester railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Manchester for your journey to Bordeaux.
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ParkingParking
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Ticket office hours
Mon - Sat: 04: 30 - 22: 30 | Sun: 07: 00 - 22: 30
Connections to/from station
Bus lines: 1, 2, 3, 147
Train lines: Northern, TransPennine Express, Avanti West Coast, CrossCountry, East Midlands Trains, Transport for Wales