By plane, train, or car: the easiest and best ways to travel to Aquitaine
Bordeaux is about 3 hours from Paris, 4 hours from Nantes, and 5 hours from Lille on the high-speed TGV train .
Regional flights from Paris to Bordeaux Airport last about an hour. You can also fly into Bordeaux from Nice, Toulouse, Marseille and several other French cities. The Biarritz-Anglet-Bayonne Airport is located closer to the Spanish border and can be reached from Paris, Lyon and several other French cities.
Paris to Bordeaux is 584km/363mi (6 hours) on route A10.
Toulouse to Bordeaux is 244km/152mi (2.5 hours) on route A62.
Biarritz to Bordeaux is 198km/123mi (2.25 hours) on route A63.
Clermont-Ferrand to Bordeaux is 369km/229mi (4 hours) on route A89.