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Madrid to Bordeaux by train

The journey from Madrid to Bordeaux by train is 344.73 mi and takes 16 hr 38 min. There are 4 connections per day, with the first departure at 7:25 AM and the last at 7:25 PM. It is possible to travel from Madrid to Bordeaux by train for as little as $49.25 or as much as $109.16. The best price for this journey is $49.25.

Lowest Price$49.25
Journey Duration16 hr 38 min
Connection per Day4
Lowest Price$49.25
Highest Price$109.16
First Departure7:25 AM
Last Departure7:25 PM
Distance344.73 mi
DepartureMadrid
ArrivalBordeaux
CarriersRenfe, IryoMore

Madrid to Bordeaux Train Times

Departure date
Wednesday, May 29, 2024

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How can I get the cheapest train tickets to travel from Madrid to Bordeaux?

On average, a train ticket from Madrid to Bordeaux will cost you $82.11. However, there may be cheaper alternatives available. Virail will show you the lowest prices available for your chosen travel dates, which could be as little as $49.25. 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 train 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.
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When you're traveling from Madrid to Bordeaux, you can expect to pay an average of approximately $82.11. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest train tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as train ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper train tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.

How long is the journey from Madrid to Bordeaux by train?

With a distance of 344.73 mi between Madrid and Bordeaux, it will usually take 16 hr 38 min to complete the journey. This average figure may vary from day to day. Delays could be caused by unexpected weather conditions, roadworks or construction, local events, or other unforeseen circumstances. Remember that your journey may take longer than 16 hr 38 min. Make your plans with this in mind to avoid disappointment, particularly if you are traveling on a tight schedule. In order to get from Madrid to Bordeaux faster, consider looking for an express service that makes fewer stops along the way. Conversely, a connecting route may, in some circumstances, be faster than a direct journey. The fastest routes between Madrid and Bordeaux will complete the journey in 11 hr 10 min. On average, it will take you about 16 hr 38 min to travel the 344.73 mi between Madrid and Bordeaux.

At what time of the day can I travel from Madrid to Bordeaux?

In general, the first departure of the day will leave Madrid at 7:25 AM, and the last departure will leave at 7:25 PM. However, it is important to remember that this is general information, and these journey times are not necessarily available every day. Timetables for each provider on the route from Madrid to Bordeaux can change from day to day or month to month. In particular, many providers offer different schedules on weekdays and weekends. Public holidays, local events, and seasonal timetables can also cause schedules to change. If you prefer to travel at night, you will usually find the first departure from Madrid to Bordeaux leaving at 7:25 AM. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last departure of the night leaves at 7:25 PM.If you have some flexibility over the day on which you travel, you might find more options available to you. For example, some providers may only run early morning routes on weekdays, when people are traveling to work. You will often find fewer options available on weekends or public holidays.

Which stations are used when traveling from Madrid to Bordeaux?

There are different options to choose from when traveling between Madrid and Bordeaux. You can start your journey in Madrid at stations such as MADRID BARAJAS aeropuerto T1,Madrid Chamartin,Madrid-Atocha,Madrid Puente de la Cea,Madrid Barajas Airport,Madrid Méndez Alvaro,Madrid - Avenida de America,MADRID (E). These connect to stations including Bordeaux - Pessac,Begles,Bordeaux Saint Jean in Bordeaux. There may not be a direct connection between all the stations in the two locations. Some providers will only serve a selection of the stations, and you may have to travel from one station to another in the same city after arrival to reach your ultimate destination. Virail will show you both all direct routes and any connecting services which you can take to get from Madrid to Bordeaux.

How many times a day do departures from Madrid leave for Bordeaux?

You will be able to travel from Madrid to Bordeaux using companies such as . Combined, these providers offer an average of 4 journeys each day. This average figure may not necessarily reflect your chosen travel dates. On certain days of the week, there may be more or less journeys available. At the busiest times, there will be up to departures available in a single day. You can choose to travel from Madrid to Bordeaux using both direct and indirect routes. These options will help you find a journey that suits your budget, your time frame, and the circumstances of your trip. There are, on average, 0 direct connections from Madrid to Bordeaux each day. Indirect connections add more possibilities, giving you extra flexibility when traveling. In an average day, you will find 4 journeys with at least one change. These figures may vary at certain times of year, and some routes might not run every day of the week. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Madrid to Bordeaux. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap train tickets from Madrid to Bordeaux
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Madrid to Bordeaux.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Madrid to Bordeaux, 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 Madrid to Bordeaux.

Always check special offers

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.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

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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Best time to book cheap train tickets from Madrid to Bordeaux

The cheapest Madrid - Bordeaux train tickets can be found for as low as $46.51 if you’re lucky, or $138.54 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $246.12.

Find the best day to travel to Bordeaux by train

When travelling to Bordeaux by train, 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.

Iryo is a Spanish high-speed train operator, founded in 2019 and serving Spain's major cities such as Madrid, Barcelona, Malaga, Seville, Valencia and Zaragoza. iryo operates on the national rail network in Spain, using the latest AVE high-speed trains to transport passengers at speeds of up to 310 km/h.

Société Nationale des Chemins de fer Français, or SNCF, is the name of the French National Railway Company. Explore the beauty of France with SNCF rail transport and choose between three major SNCF trains - TGV inOui, TER, and INTERCITÉS - for travel on national, regional, and local routes, including high-speed trains departing from Paris train stations. Also, SNCF aims to revolutionize sustainable travel by becoming the world's first carbon-neutral operator, offering this eco-friendly service at no additional cost to passengers.

Ticket types and facilities from Madrid to Bordeaux

Compare the different ticket types and the facilities provided by Iryo when traveling from Madrid to Bordeaux.

Singular

The "Singular fare" offers flexibility for entrepreneurs and companies with personalized customer service from iryo assistants.
wifi WiFi
power_sockets Power sockets
luggage Luggage
accessibility Accessibility
food_and_drink Food and drink
air_con Air conditioning
bicycle Bicycle

Inicial

iryo's Inicial fare provides affordable travel without compromising on comfort or service.
wifi WiFi
power_sockets Power sockets
luggage Luggage
accessibility Accessibility
food_and_drink Food and drink
air_con Air conditioning
bicycle Bicycle

Singular ONLY YOU

The "Singular Only YOU" fare is designed for entrepreneurs and companies, providing the best conditions for changes and cancellations in the ticket.
wifi WiFi
power_sockets Power sockets
luggage Luggage
accessibility Accessibility
food_and_drink Food and drink
air_con Air conditioning
bicycle Bicycle

Infinita

Infinita is iryo's all-inclusive fare that offers the best travel options with flexibility and comfort.
wifi WiFi
power_sockets Power sockets
luggage Luggage
accessibility Accessibility
food_and_drink Food and drink
air_con Air conditioning
bicycle Bicycle

Facility Description

Find out more about the different facilities available onboard with each carrier on this route.

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Connect to free WiFi on iryo trains in any class. Enjoy movies, TV shows, live news, and Spotify for entertainment.
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Every seat on iryo trains comes with power sockets, and those in the Infinita and Singular Cafe class boast additional USB ports.
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On iryo trains, flexible baggage policy lets you travel comfortably with up to 3 pieces of luggage, including a piece of hand luggage. Maximum size for 2 larger pieces is 85x55x35cm, while hand luggage must be 36x27x15cm. Total weight limit is 25kg.
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iryo trains are designed for inclusivity, offering designated seats for passengers with reduced mobility and ensuring step-free access during both boarding and disembarking.
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iryo offers quality menus for all classes. Find the onboard restaurant/bar usually close to coach 2. For Infinita Class passengers, meals are served at your seat, but remember to book 24 hours in advance.
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Enjoy fresh and comfortable air on the ETR1000 train; its cutting-edge air-conditioning system refreshes the entire carriage's air in just 3 minutes, ensuring a generous 35 m3/h of fresh outside air for every passenger.
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On Iryo trains, you can bring along one disassembled bicycle or electric scooter per coach, as long as it's tucked into a bag and stays within 90x120x40cm. It's free to transport! Just keep in mind that you'll handle the loading, safekeeping, and unloading. Also, be considerate of other passengers' comfort and safety, and remember any damages caused are on you.
Services on board Iryo, SNCF and BlaBlaCar Bus from Madrid to Bordeaux
Compare services on board when travelling from Madrid to Bordeaux by train.
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Madrid to Bordeaux CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
38.84kg
Bus
41.61kg
Flight
110.96kg
Car
88.77kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Madrid to Bordeaux by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Madrid and Bordeaux are 38.84kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Madrid and Bordeaux? By taking the train between Madrid and Bordeaux you will save 72.12kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 2.77kg compared to a bus and 49.93kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Madrid to Bordeaux?
A train ticket from Madrid to Bordeaux is $82.11. 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 $49.25.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Madrid to Bordeaux?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Madrid to Bordeaux is $49.25. 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 Madrid and Bordeaux by train?
Madrid to Bordeaux is 344.73 mi.
How long does the train between Madrid and Bordeaux take?
Madrid to Bordeaux is on average 16 hr 38 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 11 hr 10 min.
Which companies operate from Madrid to Bordeaux?
The train journey from Madrid to Bordeaux is covered by 4 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: Renfe, Iryo, SNCF, BlaBlaCar Bus and FlixBus.
How many train connections per day go from Madrid to Bordeaux?
Madrid to Bordeaux has 4 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Madrid to Bordeaux leave?
The earliest train from Madrid to Bordeaux departs at 7:25 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 train from Madrid to Bordeaux depart?
The latest train from Madrid to Bordeaux departs at 7:25 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 Madrid to Bordeaux in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest train ticket we have found is $49.25 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.
What's the fastest journey time between Madrid to Bordeaux by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Madrid and Bordeaux is 11 hr 10 min.
Is there a direct train from Madrid to Bordeaux?
Yes, there is a direct train between Madrid and Bordeaux.
What are the CO2 emissions for Madrid to Bordeaux by train?
The train journey from Madrid to Bordeaux creates 38.84kg of CO2 emissions.

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