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How to travel from Châtellerault to Bordeaux by train

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

There are around 9 trains per day running between Châtellerault and Bordeaux, which usually take 2 hours 17 minutes to complete the 147 miles (237 km) journey. It can take as little as 1 hour 47 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 Châtellerault, you'll just need to make 1 change along the way. Hop on a train operated by either TGV or SNCF to reach your destination in no time. These train companies are the main operators of services on this route and run modern comfortable trains to make your journey as relaxing as possible.

You can save money on train tickets from Châtellerault to Bordeaux if you book in advance, as tickets usually start from €15.00. 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 timetables (including first and last train times), FAQs and tips on how to book cheap train tickets.

Châtellerault to Bordeaux by train

It takes an average of 2h 17m to travel from Châtellerault to Bordeaux by train, over a distance of around 147 miles (237 km). There are normally 9 trains per day travelling from Châtellerault to Bordeaux and tickets for this journey start from €15 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 1h 47m
PriceFrom €15
Distance147 miles (237 km)
Frequency9 trains per day
First train07:10
Last train20:15
Departure stationChâtellerault
Arrival stationBordeaux
Changes1 change
Train and bus operatorsSNCF

Châtellerault to Bordeaux train times

Check out the next trains departing from Châtellerault to Bordeaux for Tuesday 1st February 2022. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
DepartsArrivesDuration
06:10 08:02 1h 52m, 1 change
06:41 09:11 2h 30m, 1 change
07:27 09:18 1h 51m, 1 change
08:10 11:02 2h 52m, 1 change
13:20 16:36 3h 16m, 1 change
15:39 17:44 2h 5m, 1 change
17:09 19:02 1h 53m, 1 change
18:07 20:42 2h 35m, 1 change
19:15 21:02 1h 47m, 1 change

TGV and SNCF trains from Châtellerault to Bordeaux

You can travel from Châtellerault to Bordeaux on TGV and SNCF 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.

PhotoErmell, under licence CC BY-SA 3.0

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.

PhotoCtruongngoc, under licence CC BY-SA 3.0

SNCF is the national train operator of France. It operates all domestic trains and routes across France, as well as international services to Spain and Germany. There are three different types of domestic trains that operate under the SNCF banner – TGV (high-speed, full-service trains that connect the major cities in France), Intercités (usually a more frequent stopping service, but with all the amenities), and TER (regional train services with basic onboard facilities).

Cheap train tickets from Châtellerault to Bordeaux

The price of train tickets from Châtellerault to Bordeaux starts at €15 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 Châtellerault 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.

Journey details

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

The average journey time by train between Châtellerault and Bordeaux is 2 hours and 17 minutes, with around 9 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 Châtellerault and Bordeaux by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Châtellerault to Bordeaux is 1 hour and 47 minutes.

How much does the train from Châtellerault to Bordeaux cost?

Train ticket prices from Châtellerault to Bordeaux can start from as little as €15 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 Châtellerault to Bordeaux?

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

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

The first train from Châtellerault to Bordeaux leaves at 07:10. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

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

The last train from Châtellerault to Bordeaux leaves at 20:15. 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 Châtellerault and Bordeaux by train?

Trains travelling from Châtellerault to Bordeaux cover a distance of around 147 miles (237 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Bordeaux to Châtellerault.
Average savings on fares booked prior to day of travel vs full price fares on day of travel in France. Subject to availability. Excludes coach. / The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Châtellerault to Bordeaux for a typical week day using timetable data for 02/01/2022. 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 02/17/2022 for travel on 02/17/2022 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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