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from Lyon to Bordeaux

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

Our recommendation

To get from Lyon to Bordeaux on 22 Oct we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

10:30Lyon, Gare Perrache8h15 18:45Bordeaux, Rue des Terres de Bordes
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£261One-way
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10:30Lyon, Gare Perrache8h15 18:45Bordeaux, Rue des Terres de Bordes
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£261One-way
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06:50Lyon, Gare Perrache6h35 13:25Bordeaux, Rue des Terres de Bordes
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£401One-way
22:35Lyon, Gare Perrache6h35 05:10Bordeaux, Rue des Terres de Bordes
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£441One-way
15:20Lyon, Gare Perrache8h15 23:35Bordeaux, Rue des Terres de Bordes
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£351One-way

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Thu
21 Oct
£146SNCF | TGV INOUI
£22Flixbus
£103easyJet
Fri
22 Oct
£168SNCF | TGV INOUI
£26BlaBlaCar Bus
£60easyJet
Sat
23 Oct
£105SNCF | Intercités
£31BlaBlaCar Bus
£112easyJet
Sun
24 Oct
£156SNCF | TGV INOUI
£26BlaBlaCar Bus
£91easyJet
Mon
25 Oct
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£18BlaBlaCar Bus
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Tue
26 Oct
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£18BlaBlaCar Bus
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Wed
27 Oct
£84SNCF | Intercités
£18BlaBlaCar Bus
£85easyJet
Thu
28 Oct
£88SNCF | Intercités
£18BlaBlaCar Bus
£53easyJet
Fri
29 Oct
£164SNCF | TGV INOUI
£18BlaBlaCar Bus
£66easyJet
Sat
30 Oct
£148SNCF | TGV INOUI
£18BlaBlaCar Bus
£162Air France
Sun
31 Oct
£102SNCF | Intercités
£18BlaBlaCar Bus
£78easyJet
Mon
1 Nov
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£18BlaBlaCar Bus
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Tue
2 Nov
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£18BlaBlaCar Bus
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Wed
3 Nov
£65SNCF | Intercités
£18BlaBlaCar Bus
£30easyJet
Thu
4 Nov
£58SNCF | Intercités
£18BlaBlaCar Bus
£30easyJet
Fri
5 Nov
£103SNCF | TGV INOUI
£18BlaBlaCar Bus
£30easyJet
Sat
6 Nov
£89SNCF | Intercités
£22BlaBlaCar Bus
£75easyJet
Sun
7 Nov
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£18BlaBlaCar Bus
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Mon
8 Nov
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£18BlaBlaCar Bus
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Tue
9 Nov
£52SNCF | Intercités
£35Flixbus
£32easyJet
Wed
10 Nov
£102SNCF | TGV INOUI
£40BlaBlaCar Bus
£49easyJet

Travel Information from Lyon to Bordeaux

distanceDistance270 miles (436 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, coach or train
priceTicket price range£18 - £115
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £18 • 6 h 50 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £115 • 1 h 5 min
carriersPopular travel companiesHOP! Flixbus or SNCF | TGV

Take a flight, coach or train to travel 270 miles (436 km) to Bordeaux from Lyon. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 5 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £18. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are HOP! Flixbus or SNCF | TGV among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight, coach or train from Lyon to Bordeaux.

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FAQs
What are my Lyon to Bordeaux travel options?

You can travel to Bordeaux from Lyon 3 different ways: flight, coach or train.

How do I get from Lyon to Bordeaux the cheapest way?

Coach services offer the cheapest way to get from Lyon to Bordeaux. Tickets for a coach cost on average £18.

This is compared to other travel options to Bordeaux:

A coach journey is usually £98 less than a journey to Bordeaux by plane, which costs on average £115 for the same trip.

A coach is about £67 less than a train, which costs on average £85 for this journey.

What is the fastest way to get from Lyon to Bordeaux?

The quickest way to travel from Lyon to Bordeaux is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 5 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, getting to Bordeaux by coach can take on average 6 h 50 min.

In comparison, getting to Bordeaux by train can take on average 5 h 44 min.

How many miles are between Lyon and Bordeaux

The Lyon to Bordeaux distance is approximately 270 miles (436 km).

How many services a day are there from Lyon to Bordeaux?

The average frequency per day from Lyon to Bordeaux is:

  • 3 coaches a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Bordeaux from Lyon 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 Lyon to Bordeaux?

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

  • Most travellers catch their flight from Lyon Saint Exupery Airport and arrive in Bordeaux Mérignac Airport.
  • Most travellers catch their coach from Lyon, Gare Perrache and arrive in Bordeaux, Gare Saint Jean.
  • Most travellers take a train from Lyon Part Dieu to Bordeaux Saint-Jean.
Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Lyon to Bordeaux?

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

  • Travel with HOP! For flights to Bordeaux. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for HOP! Lyon to Bordeaux tickets on Omio for £115.
  • Flixbus can get you to Bordeaux by coach. You can find a good deal for coach tickets with Flixbus from Lyon to Bordeaux for £18 on Omio.
  • Travel with SNCF | TGV to go to Bordeaux by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find SNCF | TGV Lyon to Bordeaux tickets on Omio for £85.
Is there a direct service from Lyon to Bordeaux?

Yes, there are direct routes from Lyon to Bordeaux with the following travel companies:

  • You can check for a direct flight to Bordeaux with HOP! With direct flights per day.
  • You can check for a direct coach to Bordeaux with Flixbus or BlaBlaCar with 3 direct coaches per day.
  • You can find direct trains per day to Bordeaux with.

As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Bordeaux tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you purchase tickets for this journey.

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip to Bordeaux from Lyon?
Many of our customers travelling from Lyon to Bordeaux don't make Bordeaux their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are Paris, Toulouse or Barcelona, either of which you could add to your Lyon and Bordeaux trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Bordeaux to any of these top destinations today!
How early should I book tickets between Lyon and Bordeaux online for the best deals?

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

  • The price of a plane ticket for this trip is on average £115 one way.
  • The price of a coach ticket is £18 one way on average for this route.
  • The price of a train ticket is £85 one way on average for this journey.

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