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Travel from Bordeaux to Barcelona by train in 6 hours 6 minutes

If you want to know more about the journey from Bordeaux to Barcelona by train, look no further!

The average journey time from Bordeaux to Barcelona by train is 6 hours 38 minutes, although on the fastest services it can take just 6 hours 6 minutes. Around 5 trains per day travel the 276 miles (445 km) between these two destinations. You'll need to make 1 change along the way to Barcelona.

Book train tickets from Bordeaux to Barcelona in advance instead of buying them on the day and they can start from €49.00. We'll always highlight the cheapest prices when you search in our Journey Planner.

Ready to book? Start your search for cheap train tickets with us today. Keep reading for more information, including our timetable where you can view first and last train times, as well as tips on how to find cheap train tickets.

Bordeaux to Barcelona by train

It takes an average of 6h 38m to travel from Bordeaux to Barcelona by train, over a distance of around 276 miles (445 km). There are normally 5 trains per day travelling from Bordeaux to Barcelona and tickets for this journey start from €49 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 6h 6m
PriceFrom €49
Distance276 miles (445 km)
Frequency5 trains per day
First train06:28
Last train14:28
Departure stationBordeaux
Arrival stationBarcelona
Changes1 change
Train and bus operatorsBlaBlaCar Bus, Flixbus

Bordeaux to Barcelona train times

Check out the next trains departing from Bordeaux to Barcelona for Tuesday 12th July 2022. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
DepartsArrivesDuration
05:28 11:34 6h 6m, 1 change
09:28 15:54 6h 26m, 1 change
11:28 18:32 7h 4m, 1 change
12:20 18:32 6h 12m, 2 changes
13:28 20:54 7h 26m, 1 change

Cheap train tickets from Bordeaux to Barcelona

The price of train tickets from Bordeaux to Barcelona starts at €49 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 Bordeaux to Barcelona 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.

Journey details

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

The average journey time by train between Bordeaux and Barcelona is 6 hours and 38 minutes, with around 5 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 Bordeaux and Barcelona by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Bordeaux to Barcelona is 6 hours and 6 minutes.

How much does the train from Bordeaux to Barcelona cost?

Train ticket prices from Bordeaux to Barcelona can start from as little as €49 when you book in advance. The cost of tickets can vary depending on the time of day, route and class you book and are usually more expensive if you book on the day.

Is there a direct train from Bordeaux to Barcelona?

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

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

The first train from Bordeaux to Barcelona leaves at 06:28. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

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

The last train from Bordeaux to Barcelona leaves at 14:28. 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 Bordeaux and Barcelona by train?

Trains travelling from Bordeaux to Barcelona cover a distance of around 276 miles (445 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Barcelona to Bordeaux. If you’re looking for other options, you can also catch the bus from Bordeaux to Barcelona.
The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Bordeaux to Barcelona for a typical week day using timetable data for 07/12/2022. 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 06/16/2022 for travel on 06/16/2022 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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