Madrid to Bordeaux by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    05:50
  • Last train
    21:30
  • Avg changes
    2
  • Fastest journey
    10hr

Travelling from Madrid to Bordeaux by train

Fast trains from Madrid to Bordeaux take around 10 hours, covering a distance of approximately 554 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Madrid and Bordeaux.

Are there direct trains from Madrid to Bordeaux?

Journeys between Madrid and Bordeaux usually involve 2 changes of train.

We usually find around 12 departures on the route from Madrid to Bordeaux every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 10 departures.

How long is the train journey from Madrid to Bordeaux?

The Madrid to Bordeaux train travel time is normally about 10 hours, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Madrid to Bordeaux train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Bordeaux is usually scheduled to depart Madrid around 05:50 and the last train is around 21:30. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Madrid around 06:20, and the last at 21:30.

When to book Madrid to Bordeaux train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 4 and a half months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Madrid to Bordeaux by train.

Which train companies operate between Madrid and Bordeaux?

More than one train company operates on the route from Madrid to Bordeaux, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • AVE
  • AVE-TGV
  • Alvia
  • FS100
  • Intercités
  • Intercités de Nuit
  • TGV
  • Train Express Regional
  • Trenhotel

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and rail operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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