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Bordeaux to Saint-Etienne by bus

The journey from Bordeaux to Saint-Etienne by bus is 246.41 mi and takes 9 hr 43 min. There are 31 connections per day, with the first departure at 12:35 AM and the last at 10:40 PM. It is possible to travel from Bordeaux to Saint-Etienne by bus for as little as $24.62 or as much as $72.75. The best price for this journey is $24.62.

Lowest Price$24.62
Journey Duration9 hr 43 min
Connection per Day31
Lowest Price$24.62
Highest Price$72.75
First Departure12:35 AM
Last Departure10:40 PM
Distance246.41 mi
DepartureBordeaux
ArrivalSaint-Etienne
CarriersFlixBus, BlaBlaCar Bus

Bordeaux to Saint-Etienne Bus Times

Departure date
Sunday, Apr 14, 2024

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How much does it cost to get from Bordeaux to Saint-Etienne by bus?

The prices for bus tickets from Bordeaux to Saint-Etienne vary depending on a range of factors including how far in advance you're booking, your travel dates, and the type of transport you want to use. On certain routes, there may be different classes available, which will also affect the price. Booked in advance, the cheapest bus tickets from Bordeaux to Saint-Etienne will cost $24.62. The average bus ticket price is approximately $48.74. For the lowest prices, it is usually best to book as far in advance as possible and look out for low-cost options, such as non-refundable tickets or traveling outside of peak hours. Be aware that some providers do not offer refunds or changes on their lower priced tickets, so it is advised to check before completing your transaction.
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On average, a bus ticket from Bordeaux to Saint-Etienne will cost you $48.74. If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest bus tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.

How long does the journey from Bordeaux to Saint-Etienne take by bus?

Traveling from Bordeaux to Saint-Etienne by bus will usually take 9 hr 43 min. This journey covers a distance of 246.41 mi . When planning your trip, bear in mind that 9 hr 43 min is an average, and route times may vary from day to day. Weather conditions, issues with transport, unexpected diversions, and local events could all cause delays to your journey. Please keep the possibility of these exceptional events in mind when making travel plans. The journey between Bordeaux and Saint-Etienne by bus usually takes 9 hr 43 min to cover a distance of 246.41 mi. The shortest journey from Bordeaux to Saint-Etienne will take you 7 hr 0 min. Remember, as always, that this time does not include any delays that might occur due to weather conditions, construction, or unexpected diversions and disruptions. If arriving in Saint-Etienne quickly is a priority for you, look for express or non-stop services. You may also find that a connecting route reaches your destination faster than some direct journeys. Virail will allow you to explore all your options and come to a decision that suits your needs.

How many journeys from Bordeaux to Saint-Etienne are there every day?

On average, there are 31 daily departures from Bordeaux to Saint-Etienne. However, there may be more or less on different days. Providers' timetables can change on certain days of the week or public holidays, and many also vary at particular times of year. Some providers change their schedules during the summer season, for example. At very busy times, there may be up to departures each day. The providers that travel along this route include , and each operates according to their own specific schedules. As a traveler, you may prefer a direct journey, or you may not mind making changes and connections. If you have heavy suitcases, a direct journey could be best; otherwise, you might be able to save money and enjoy more flexibility by making a change along the way. Every day, there are an average of 4 departures from Bordeaux which travel directly to Saint-Etienne. There are 27 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Bordeaux to Saint-Etienne. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Bordeaux to Saint-Etienne, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Bordeaux to Saint-Etienne.

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Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

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If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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The cheapest Bordeaux - Saint-Etienne bus tickets can be found for as low as $25.75 if you’re lucky, or $41.34 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $57.13.

Find the best day to travel to Saint-Etienne by bus

When travelling to Saint-Etienne by bus, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Carriers on this route

Find out more about the carriers on this route.

Established in 2018, BlaBlaCar Bus was born out of BlaBlaCar's acquisition of OUIBUS in November of that same year. The company officially launched in June 2019 and has since been offering long-distance bus services across Europe. Initially known as BlaBlaBus, the company went on to adopt the name Ouibus, before finally deciding on its present name, BlaBlaCar Bus. BlaBlaCar Bus operates a network of routes that link several cities, including Aix-en-Provence, Amsterdam, Barcelona, Brussels, Genoa, Lille, London, Lyon, Marseille, Milan, Nice, Paris, Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport, San Sebastián, and Turin.

FlixBus, a long-distance bus company, operates in both Europe and the United States. Founded in 2013, it has grown to become one of the largest bus operators in Europe, connecting over 2,500 destinations in 30 countries. Originating in Germany, FlixBus has expanded quickly to neighboring countries including France, Italy, Denmark, the Netherlands, and Croatia, while also offering regular services to Norway, Spain, and England. With affordable fares and comfortable amenities such as free Wi-Fi, power outlets, and onboard toilets, FlixBus provides a convenient and enjoyable travel experience.

Services on board FlixBus, BlaBlaCar Bus and TER from Bordeaux to Saint-Etienne
Compare services on board when travelling from Bordeaux to Saint-Etienne by bus.
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Bordeaux to Saint-Etienne CO2 Emissions by Bus

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Train
27.76kg
Bus
29.74kg
Flight
79.31kg
Car
63.45kg

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Bordeaux to Saint-Etienne?
A bus ticket from Bordeaux to Saint-Etienne is $48.74. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $24.62.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from Bordeaux to Saint-Etienne?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Bordeaux to Saint-Etienne is $24.62. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Bordeaux and Saint-Etienne by bus?
Bordeaux to Saint-Etienne is 246.41 mi.
How long does the bus between Bordeaux and Saint-Etienne take?
Bordeaux to Saint-Etienne is on average 9 hr 43 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 7 hr 0 min.
Which companies operate from Bordeaux to Saint-Etienne?
The bus journey from Bordeaux to Saint-Etienne is covered by 2 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: FlixBus, BlaBlaCar Bus and TER.
How many bus connections per day go from Bordeaux to Saint-Etienne?
Bordeaux to Saint-Etienne has 31 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from Bordeaux to Saint-Etienne leave?
The earliest bus from Bordeaux to Saint-Etienne departs at 12:35 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last bus from Bordeaux to Saint-Etienne depart?
The latest bus from Bordeaux to Saint-Etienne departs at 10:40 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Bordeaux to Saint-Etienne in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest bus ticket we have found is $24.62 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
How many direct connections depart from Bordeaux to Saint-Etienne?
There are on average 4 direct connection(s) from Bordeaux to go to Saint-Etienne.
What's the fastest journey time between Bordeaux to Saint-Etienne by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between Bordeaux and Saint-Etienne is 7 hr 0 min.
Is there a direct bus from Bordeaux to Saint-Etienne?
Yes, there is a direct bus between Bordeaux and Saint-Etienne.
What are the CO2 emissions for Bordeaux to Saint-Etienne by bus?
The bus journey from Bordeaux to Saint-Etienne creates 29.74kg of CO2 emissions.

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