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Bologna to Bordeaux by train

It takes an average of 16h 52m to travel from Bologna to Bordeaux by train, over a distance of around 586 miles (943 km). There are normally 14 trains per day travelling from Bologna to Bordeaux and tickets for this journey start from $101.04 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 13h 5m
PriceFrom $101.04
Distance586 miles (943 km)
Frequency14 trains per day
First train04:28
Last train22:49
Departure stationBologna
Arrival stationBordeaux
Changes2 changes

Bologna to Bordeaux train times

Check out the next trains departing from Bologna to Bordeaux for Tuesday Nov 2nd 2021. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
DepartsArrivesDuration
03:41 18:56 15h 15m, 2 changes
04:15 18:56 14h 41m, 3 changes
06:51 19:56 13h 5m, 4 changes
08:51 21:56 13h 5m, 4 changes
12:36 07:56 19h 20m, 2 changes
16:51 10:56 18h 5m, 5 changes
16:51 11:56 19h 5m, 3 changes
18:12 14:56 20h 44m, 3 changes
18:26 11:56 17h 30m, 5 changes
18:56 13:56 19h 0m, 5 changes

Cheap train tickets from Bologna to Bordeaux

The price of train tickets from Bologna to Bordeaux starts at $101.04 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. Booking on the day is usually more expensive and costs can vary depending on the time of day, route or class.

Book in advance

Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from Bologna to Bordeaux by booking early.§

Be flexible with your travel times

Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.

Choose a slower or connecting train

On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!

Look out for special deals

Take a look at our handy guides to find out when train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap European train tickets for your journey.

For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.

§Some train companies may not offer any Advance ticket types or cheaper deals for early bookings. On rare occasions, train companies may choose to release special offers closer to the date on last-minute or late-release tickets. This is dependent on the individual train operating company you travel with.

FAQs for Bologna to Bordeaux

Want to know more about your journey from Bologna to Bordeaux? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Bologna to Bordeaux take?

The average journey time by train between Bologna and Bordeaux is 16 hours and 52 minutes, with around 14 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Bologna and Bordeaux by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Bologna to Bordeaux is 13 hours and 5 minutes.

How much does the train from Bologna to Bordeaux cost?

Train tickets from Bologna to Bordeaux can start from as little as $101.04 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

Is there a direct train from Bologna to Bordeaux?

No, there are no direct train services from Bologna to Bordeaux. Travelling from Bologna to Bordeaux by train will require a minimum of 2 changes.

What time does the first train from Bologna to Bordeaux leave?

The first train from Bologna to Bordeaux leaves at 04:28. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Bologna to Bordeaux leave?

The last train from Bologna to Bordeaux leaves at 22:49. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Bologna and Bordeaux by train?

Trains travelling from Bologna to Bordeaux cover a distance of around 586 miles (943 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Bordeaux to Bologna.
The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Bologna to Bordeaux for a typical week day using timetable data for 11/02/2021. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 11/17/2021 for travel on 11/17/2021 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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