F ind out how to avoid the city of Paris by taking the TGV (High-speed train) straight from the Charles De Gaulle International Airport (Paris), fly to and from many European destinations, or take the EuroStar train direct from London.
You are not a wine lover?! Actually, the city of Bordeaux has much more to offer! We highly recommend you to visit this gem in southwest of France. With over a million inhabitants, the metropolitan area of Bordeaux has a pleasant atmosphere with 'everything you did hope to find in Paris’.
You will find more information on things to do 'n see and how to get around Bordeaux on our Bordeaux page
TGV from Charles De Gaulle International Airport
You can take the TGV (High-speed train) straight from the Charles De Gaulle International Airport in Paris (CDG) and reach Bordeaux in about 3.5 hrs.
Trains leave from the TGV train station in terminal 2 of the airport. You can book your tickets in advance online through: https://oui.sncf/en .
Select: [Train]. From: [Paris Roissy Charles de Gaulle Airport]. To: [Bordeaux (FR)(New Aquitaine)]. Booking 3 months in advance will get you great deals.
EuroStar train from London
Direct EuroStar train services from London were announced and should have been available soon?. At the time of writing however, changing trains in Paris (with an hour to do so) brings the total travel time to about 6 hours. Keep watching the space! Through: https://www.eurostar.com.
Fly to Bordeaux from many European destinations
Ones you include Bordeaux into your travel plans many destinations in Europe are just a short flight away. And the "Terminal billi" is specially dedicated to low-cost airlines EasyJet, Ryanair and WizzAir! Look-out for great offers! Some of the destinations served are:
Bordeaux airport is served by airport coaches connecting with the city centre and the St.Jean train station (Be reminded the cheapest way is to “ligne 1” (line 1) bus and buy a single ticket €1.70 OR a 1 day pass €4.70, if you would stay like to spend few days in the city of Bordeaux and its wine areas).
How to get from Bordeaux to Terrasson?
There is a direct train to Terrasson (2 hrs, route 25 via Périgueux to the direction of Brive-la-Gaillarde), it’s easy & comfortable.