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from Bordeaux to Brussels

You can get from Bordeaux to Brussels by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Bordeaux to Brussels on 28 Sep we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

12:59Bordeaux Saint-Jean5h44 18:43Brussels-Midi
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£1321One-way
Cheapest
12:59Bordeaux Saint-Jean5h44 18:43Brussels-Midi
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£1321One-way
Other options
10:04Bordeaux Saint-Jean5h29 15:33Brussels-Midi
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£1491One-way
17:45Bordeaux Mérignac Airport4h45 22:30Brussels Airport
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£1641One-way
13:20Bordeaux Mérignac Airport9h10 22:30Brussels Airport
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£1761One-way

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Mon
27 Sep
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£32Flixbus
£84Ryanair
Tue
28 Sep
£132SNCF | TGV
£32Flixbus
£164Air Nostrum
Wed
29 Sep
£86SNCF | TGV INOUI
£24Flixbus
£27Ryanair
Thu
30 Sep
£116SNCF | TGV
£16Flixbus
£150Lufthansa Cityline
Fri
1 Oct
£131SNCF | TGV INOUI
£24Flixbus
£27Ryanair
Sat
2 Oct
£116SNCF | TGV
£16BlaBlaCar Bus
£168Lufthansa Cityline
Sun
3 Oct
£110SNCF | TGV INOUI
£18Flixbus
£38Ryanair
Mon
4 Oct
£116SNCF | TGV
£20Flixbus
£27Ryanair
Tue
5 Oct
£70SNCF | TGV INOUI
£14Flixbus
£78Air Nostrum
Wed
6 Oct
£75SNCF | TGV INOUI
£14Flixbus
£9Ryanair
Thu
7 Oct
£70SNCF | TGV INOUI
£14Flixbus
£103Air Nostrum
Fri
8 Oct
£113SNCF | TGV INOUI
£16Flixbus
£79Ryanair
Sat
9 Oct
£103SNCF | TGV
£14Flixbus
£87Vueling
Sun
10 Oct
£103SNCF | TGV INOUI
£14Flixbus
£9Ryanair
Mon
11 Oct
£86SNCF | TGV INOUI
£14Flixbus
£11Ryanair
Tue
12 Oct
£70SNCF | TGV INOUI
£14Flixbus
£121Air Nostrum
Wed
13 Oct
£67SNCF | TGV INOUI
£14Flixbus
£16Ryanair
Thu
14 Oct
£70SNCF | TGV INOUI
£14Flixbus
£54Air Nostrum
Fri
15 Oct
£76SNCF | TGV INOUI
£14Flixbus
£49Ryanair
Sat
16 Oct
£97SNCF | TGV
£14BlaBlaCar Bus
£106Lufthansa Cityline
Sun
17 Oct
£95SNCF | TGV INOUI
£14BlaBlaCar Bus
£11Ryanair

Travel Information to Brussels from Bordeaux

distanceDistance472 miles (762 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, coach or train
priceTicket price range£12 - £78
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • £12 • 1 h 30 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £12 • 1 h 30 min
carriersPopular travel companiesRyanair, Flixbus or SNCF | TGV INOUI

Take a flight, coach or train to travel 472 miles (762 km) from Bordeaux to Brussels. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 30 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a flight is the best option with prices starting as low as £12. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are Ryanair, Flixbus or SNCF | TGV INOUI among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight, coach or train from Bordeaux to Brussels.

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FAQs
Am I allowed to travel from Bordeaux, France to Brussels, Belgium?

Travel from Bordeaux, France to Brussels, Belgium is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Brussels from Bordeaux restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Brussels, Belgium from Bordeaux?

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition for subsequent release from quarantine. It is tested in quarantine on days 1 and 7
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Brussels, Belgium?

The government of Belgium has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

The above information was last verified on 26/09/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip from Bordeaux to Brussels closer to your planned date of departure here.

Are there restrictions on my return trip to Bordeaux, France from Brussels, Belgium due to COVID-19?

The current restriction level for returning to Bordeaux, France from Belgium is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Bordeaux, France from Brussels, Belgium?

Reentering France is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Bordeaux from Brussels?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Exempted International Movement Certificate for travel required

Which rules do I need to follow in Bordeaux, France regarding COVID-19?

All travellers returning to France must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

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

The information above was last checked on 26/09/2021. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Bordeaux from Brussels here.

What are my Bordeaux to Brussels travel options?

There are 3 ways that you can travel to Brussels from Bordeaux. You can take a flight, coach or train.

What is the cheapest way to travel between Bordeaux and Brussels?

Flight services offer the cheapest way to get from Bordeaux to Brussels. Tickets for a flight cost on average £12.

This is compared to other travel options to Brussels:

A flight is about £4 less than a coach, which costs on average £16 for this route.

A flight is £66 less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Bordeaux to Brussels costing on average £78.

What is the quickest way from Bordeaux to Brussels?

The fastest way from Bordeaux to Brussels is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 30 min.

Other travel options to Brussels from Bordeaux can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 12 h 25 min   of travel time.

In comparison, travelling by train can take you on average 5 h 29 min.

How far is it from Bordeaux to Brussels?

You should expect to travel around 472 miles (762 km) from Bordeaux to Brussels.

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Bordeaux to Brussels?

The average frequency per day from Bordeaux to Brussels is:

  • 1 train per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Brussels from Bordeaux as scheduled services by flight, coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.

Where do people depart from and arrive in when travelling from Bordeaux to Brussels?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Bordeaux to Brussels:

  • Most travellers catch their flight from Bordeaux Mérignac Airport and arrive in Brussels Airport.
  • Most travellers board their coach from Bordeaux, Gare Saint Jean and arrive in Brussels, Brussels South (Gare du Midi).
  • Most travellers catch their train from Bordeaux Saint-Jean and arrive in Bruxelles-Midi.
Which travel companies can take me from Bordeaux to Brussels?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Bordeaux to Brussels, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Ryanair can take you to Brussels by plane. If searching for a good deal on flights, you can find tickets for Ryanair from Bordeaux to Brussels for £12.
  • Travel with Flixbus for coaches to Brussels. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Flixbus Bordeaux to Brussels tickets on Omio for £16.
  • Travel with SNCF | TGV INOUI to go to Brussels by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find SNCF | TGV INOUI Bordeaux to Brussels tickets on Omio for £78.
Is it possible to travel directly from Bordeaux to Brussels?

Yes, there are direct services available from Bordeaux to Brussels with the following travel operators:

  • You can take a direct flight with Ryanair with direct flights per day.
  • You can find around direct coaches per day and book this direct coach with Eurolines Germany.
  • You'll find 1 direct train per day with SNCF | TGV.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Brussels as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets from Bordeaux to Brussels.

Where should I go next after I travel to Brussels from Bordeaux?
Your journey from Bordeaux to Brussels doesn't have to end in Brussels. Many of our customers like to extend their holidays to explore other popular destinations like Paris, Amsterdam or London. If you’d like to add Paris, Amsterdam or London to your Bordeaux to Brussels trip, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Brussels today!
How early should I purchase Bordeaux to Brussels tickets online to score the best deals?

Before travelling from Bordeaux to Brussels, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a plane ticket for this trip is on average £12 one way.
  • The price of a coach ticket for this route is on average £16 one way.
  • The price of a train ticket for this trip is on average £78 one way.

But we recommend booking Bordeaux to Brussels tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.