The average journey time by train between London St Pancras and Bordeaux St-Jean is 6 hours and 32 minutes. There’s currently 1 train running every day from London St Pancras to Bordeaux St-Jean – use our Journey Planner at the top of the page to check train times and compare ticket prices.
As there’s no direct train from London St Pancras to Bordeaux St-Jean, you’ll need to first take the Eurostar from London to Paris, then hop on a TGV train from Paris to Bordeaux. Just remember that the Eurostar stops at Paris Gare du Nord station, while the TGV train departs from Paris Montparnasse station, so allow yourself plenty of time to get from one train station to the other.
If you’re still unsure about your travel plans, don’t worry – with Eurostar’s flexible tickets, you can now exchange your ticket for free up to 14 days before departure. You’ll just need to pay the difference in fare, but you won’t get a refund if your new ticket is cheaper than your old one.
Getting off at Bordeaux St-Jean train station, you’ll arrive in the heart of the city, perfectly placed to explore the charming cobbled streets, enjoy a stroll along the waterfront and toast a blissfully stress-free day of travel with some of the best wine in the world! Take advantage of this fantastic route for yourself, just check our FAQs, train times and ticket prices below.
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 London St-Pancras to Bordeaux St-Jean by booking early.§
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.
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!
For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.
The average journey time by train between London St-Pancras and Bordeaux St-Jean is 12 hours and 54 minutes, with around 2 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.
The fastest journey time by train from London St-Pancras to Bordeaux St-Jean is 5 hours and 55 minutes.
Train ticket prices from London St-Pancras to Bordeaux St-Jean can start from as little as €72 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.
No, there are no direct train services from London St-Pancras to Bordeaux St-Jean. Travelling from London St-Pancras to Bordeaux St-Jean by train will require a minimum of 1 change.
The first train from London St-Pancras to Bordeaux St-Jean leaves at 12:01. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.
The last train from London St-Pancras to Bordeaux St-Jean leaves at 21:02. 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.
Trains travelling from London St-Pancras to Bordeaux St-Jean cover a distance of around 464 miles (746 km) during the journey.