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How to travel from Cahors to Bordeaux by train

Want to find out more about taking the train from Cahors to Bordeaux? Look no further.

You'll usually find 15 trains per day running between Cahors and Bordeaux, which usually take 3 hours 29 minutes to complete the 165 km journey. It can take as little as 3 hours 2 minutes on the fastest services though, if you want to get there as quickly as possible. Although there aren't any direct services on this line, it's still easy to travel to Bordeaux from Cahors, you'll just need to make 1 change along the way. During your journey, you're likely to be traveling with TGV, SNCF or OUIGO, as these are the main train operators on this route.

You can save money on train tickets from Cahors to Bordeaux if you book in advance, as tickets usually start from $17.18. Use our Journey Planner at the top of the page to compare ticket prices and get the cheapest fares.

Want to book your train tickets now? Just start a search with us today. If you want to find out more about the journey, read on for train schedules (including first and last train times), FAQs and tips on how to book cheap train tickets.

Cahors to Bordeaux by train

It takes an average of 3h 29m to travel from Cahors to Bordeaux by train, over a distance of around 102 miles (165 km). There are normally 15 trains per day traveling from Cahors to Bordeaux and tickets for this journey start from $17.18 when you book in advance.

First train

06:30

Last train

19:34

Departure station

Cahors

Arrival station

Bordeaux

Journey time

3h 2m

Distance

165 miles (102 km)

Frequency

15 trains per day

Changes

1 change

Price

From $17.18

Train and bus operators

OUIGO, BlaBlaCar Bus, SNCF

Cahors to Bordeaux train times

Check out the next trains departing from Cahors to Bordeaux for Tuesday Feb 14th 2023. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
DepartsArrivesDuration
07:30 10:32 3h 2m, 1 change
08:32 12:28 3h 56m, 2 changes
08:32 12:32 4h 0m, 1 change
10:28 13:40 3h 12m, 2 changes
11:13 14:33 3h 20m, 1 change
12:32 15:40 3h 8m, 1 change
13:17 16:28 3h 11m, 2 changes
13:17 16:33 3h 16m, 1 change
14:32 18:28 3h 56m, 2 changes
14:32 18:32 4h 0m, 1 change

TGV, OUIGO, Intercités and TER trains from Cahors to Bordeaux

You can travel from Cahors to Bordeaux on TGV, OUIGO, Intercités and TER trains. When you search for times and tickets, we might also show you some other options with multiple connections or operators if they’re available.

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TGV is the high-speed train service of the SNCF company. It connects the major cities of France at speeds of up to 200 mph (320 km/h). All TGV trains are equipped with a food carriage, a free WiFi connection, power sockets and fold-down tables. Two comfort classes are offered – First Class and Second Class, with flexible fare options available and access to the Grand Voyageur lounge in some stations.

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OUIGO is the low-cost, high-speed train service operated by the French national train company SNCF. Despite having only one class on board, OUIGO trains offer the same comfort as Second Class seats on TGV trains, although OUIGO tickets are only available to purchase online. To make your journey as smooth as possible, arrive at least 30 minutes before departure and bear in mind that there's an additional fee for bringing a suitcase with you, having a seat with power sockets and travelling with a stroller/buggy.

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Intercités is the classic service of SNCF. The Intercités lines are an important part of the French rail network. Trains make more stops and are cheaper than TGVs, and run at speeds of up to 100 mph (160 km/h). Two comfort classes are offered aboard Intercités – First Class and Second Class. Intercités by night allows you to travel at night on certain routes, in sleeper cars.

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TER (Transport Express Régional) trains are the regional service from SNCF that allow you to make trips to nearby towns and villages located within the same region. With 20 regions in France, TER trains are ideal for travelling to destinations not covered by high-speed services, although ticket prices vary between each region. TER trains have dedicated spaces for bicycles and allow animals on board. Not all TER trains include a First Class carriage.

Cheap train tickets from Cahors to Bordeaux

The price of train tickets from Cahors to Bordeaux starts at $17.18 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 Cahors 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 Cahors to Bordeaux

Want to know more about your journey from Cahors 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 Cahors to Bordeaux take?

The average journey time by train between Cahors and Bordeaux is 3 hours and 29 minutes, with around 15 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 Cahors and Bordeaux by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Cahors to Bordeaux is 3 hours and 2 minutes.

How much does the train from Cahors to Bordeaux cost?

Train tickets from Cahors to Bordeaux can start from as little as $17.18 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 Cahors to Bordeaux?

No, there are no direct train services from Cahors to Bordeaux. Travelling from Cahors to Bordeaux by train will require a minimum of 1 change.

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

The first train from Cahors to Bordeaux leaves at 06:30. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

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

The last train from Cahors to Bordeaux leaves at 19:34. 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 Cahors and Bordeaux by train?

Trains travelling from Cahors to Bordeaux cover a distance of around 102 miles (165 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Bordeaux to Cahors.
The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Cahors to Bordeaux for a typical week day using timetable data for 02/14/2023. 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 10/01/2022 for travel on 10/01/2022 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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