Lyon to Bordeaux route details

Route overview
Avg. journey time7h 20m
Fare range€30-€288
Distance436km
First & last trains
First train departs at07:06
Last train departs at15:36
Fastest journey
Fastest route6h 18m
Changes1 change
Stations
Origin StationLyon
Destination StationBordeaux

Train times for Tue 24 Oct

10:05
11:47
Lyon
Bordeaux
6h 25m1 change
12:08
14:02
Lyon
Bordeaux
7h 18m1 change
12:32
17:46
Lyon
Bordeaux
7h 20m1 change
13:09
13:47
Lyon
Bordeaux
7h 23m2 changes
14:23
16:21
Lyon
Bordeaux
7h 03m1 change

When is the best time to buy tickets?

Buying tickets in advance can save you money. Prices for train journeys from Lyon to Bordeaux start at €107.40 when you book at least 28 days in advance.*

28 days
in advance
Find this ticket!
€107.40
14 days
in advance
€127.61
Avg. single price
On the day
€154.35
Avg. single price

What is the minimum price of a ticket from Lyon to Bordeaux?

The minimum price of a train ticket from Lyon to Bordeaux is €30. To buy train tickets from Lyon to Bordeaux for the lowest price possible, we recommend that you book your tickets as early as possible. Tickets go on sale usually 3 months in advance, yet in some rare cases this can be up to 6 months. For more precise information on when you can book your tickets or whether there are any promotional sales, click here.

How long does it take to travel from Lyon to Bordeaux by train?

The average journey time between Lyon and Bordeaux is 7 hours and 20 minutes and the fastest journey time is 6 hours and 18 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 10 trains per day travelling from Lyon to Bordeaux. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What time is the first and last train of the day from Lyon to Bordeaux?

The first train from Lyon to Bordeaux departs at 07:06. The last train from Lyon to Bordeaux departs at 15:36. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services. Alternatively, some popular routes may run throughout the night at a reduced frequency. There may also be less services on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Are there direct train services between Lyon and Bordeaux?

No, it is not possible to travel from Lyon to Bordeaux without having to change trains. To travel from Lyon to Bordeaux will require a minimum of 1 change. More changes may be necessary on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

How do I get back to Lyon?

By train, of course. See trains from Bordeaux to Lyon.

  • *Average prices for adult tickets in economy. Discount cards and coach journey excluded. Prices are based on searches made by our customers over the past 6 months. “14 days in advance” includes days 13 and 15.
  • **The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Lyon to Bordeaux for a typical week day using timetable data for 24/10/2017. 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 18/07/2017 for travel on 09/10/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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