You can get from Bordeaux to Biarritz by train, bus or flight.
To get from Bordeaux to Biarritz on 26 Oct we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||105 miles (170 km)|
|Available travel modes||Coach or train|
|Ticket price range||£13 - £15|
|Cheapest mode||Train • £13 • 1 h 54 min|
|Fastest mode||Train • £13 • 1 h 54 min|
|Popular travel companies||Eurolines Switzerland or SNCF | TER|
Take a coach or train to travel 105 miles (170 km) from Bordeaux to Biarritz. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 54 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as £13. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Eurolines Switzerland or SNCF | TER among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from Bordeaux to Biarritz.
Reaching France's Atlantic coast couldn't be much simpler, with plenty of connections between Bordeaux and Biarritz on any day of the year. BlaBlaBus offers direct connections which take about 3 hours 20 minutes on average, while both InOui and SNCF run direct trains. Expect an average journey duration of about 2 hours on the trains. With 7 to 12 direct trains per day and 4 direct buses, there should be options to match anyone's schedule.
The cheapest way to make the journey from Bordeaux to Biarritz is by bus. BlaBlaBus offers budget fares every day, cutting the cost of heading to the coast, and travellers can expect a choice of 4 departures. Buses take between 2 hours 50 minutes and 3 hours 40 minutes (so check for the quickest connections), and run from early morning to early evening. All leave from the Quai de Paludate in central Bordeaux and arrive at Biarritz Airport. This means that those headed to the resort itself will need to organise a brief bus or taxi transfer.
If speed is crucial, taking the train is easily the best way to travel from Bordeaux to Biarritz. Two operators run trains to Biarritz from Bordeaux Saint-Jean Station: SNCF TER and InOui. Express services aren't available, but journey times are still relatively fast, ranging around two hours. There should be 7 to 12 options every day that won't require a change. However, some services with a change at Dax can still take just over 2 hours to reach Biarritz, so this may well be a practical option. All trains arrive at the Gare de Biarritz, which means that there's no need to transfer from the airport. Instead, travellers arrive close to the heart of the historic resort.
When the beautiful Atlantic coast calls, Omio makes it easy to find the quickest and cheapest bus or train departures from Bordeaux to Biarritz on their travel booking platform.
Rail travel is the most popular and the easiest way to reach Biarritz from Bordeaux. Services are operated by InOui and SNCF TER, both of which provide comfortable coaches with on-board WiFi, toilets, and plenty of legroom. There are 7 to 12 direct trains every single day, and journey times range from around 2 to 2 and a half hours, much faster than bus connections. The two carriers offer very similar journey durations, and both run from Bordeaux Saint-Jean to the Gare de Biarritz. Saint-Jean is just southeast of the city centre, and both trams and buses provide public transport connections. The Gare de Biarritz is slightly inland from the beach and promenade but is only 15 minutes away via local buses.
Catching the bus is a cost-effective and very comfortable alternative to rail travel when heading to Biarritz from Bordeaux. All buses are provided by BlaBlaBus, which schedules 4 services every day, mixing early morning, mid-day, and evening options. Journey durations vary from 2 hours 50 minutes to 3 hours 40 minutes, and no changes are needed. BlaBlaBus services always depart from Quai de Paludate, which is next door to Saint-Jean Station. Expect buses from the city centre to take 10 to 15 minutes. At the other end, coaches terminate at Biarritz Airport, around 1.5 miles east of the city itself. After that, passengers can catch local buses from Parme just outside the airport gates or reach the promenade via taxis in about 10 minutes.
There are 2 ways to travel from Bordeaux to Biarritz including taking a coach or train.
Train services offer the cheapest way to get from Bordeaux to Biarritz. Tickets for a train cost on average £13.
This is compared to other travel options to Biarritz:
A train is £2 less than a coach for this route with tickets for a coach from Bordeaux to Biarritz costing on average £15.
The fastest way to get to Biarritz from Bordeaux is by train with an average travel time of 1 h 54 min.
There are alternative travel options to Biarritz that can usually take longer:
In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 2 h 10 min of travel time.
The distance from Bordeaux to Biarritz is approximately 105 miles (170 km).
The average frequency per day from Bordeaux to Biarritz is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip from Bordeaux to Biarritz as scheduled services by coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Bordeaux to Biarritz:
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Yes, there are direct routes from Bordeaux to Biarritz with the following travel companies:
As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Biarritz tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you buy tickets for this trip.
When planning your trip to Biarritz from Bordeaux, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:
However, we recommend buying tickets to Biarritz from Bordeaux online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.
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