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Travelers usually depart from Edinburgh Airport, Edinburgh Bus Station, Edinburgh - Hanover St Bus stop, Edinburgh-Bankhead, or Edinburgh-Balgreen when they travel from Edinburgh to Bordeaux. Book your trip to arrive at Bordeaux–Mérignac, Bordeaux - St-Jean, Bordeaux - Terres des Bordes, Bordeaux - Stalingrad, or Bordeaux - Floirac Dravemont. The distance between Edinburgh and Bordeaux is 1252 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Ryanair, easyJet, Air France, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines, and Vueling. Edinburgh and Bordeaux have 290 direct flights per week.

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RyanairRYRFRNoOpens 24 days before flight
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easyJetEZYU2YesOpens 720 days before flight
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Air FranceAFRAFYesOpens 30 days before flight
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KLM Royal Dutch AirlinesKLMKLYesOpens 30 days before flight
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VuelingVLGVYNoOpens 168 days before flight
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Bordeaux travel tips

1) Travel around Bordeaux fast and affordably by tram, bus, and river shuttle with Day Tickets

There are four types of day tickets. They offer 24 hours or seven days of unlimited access to public transport, i.e., trams, busses, and a river shuttle. You can travel by tram, bus, or river shuttle from 19:00 to 7:00 the next day with an evening ticket. Also, you can benefit from access to park-and-ride facilities during their opening hours. Find the best offering on the Transports Bordeaux Metropole Network website.

2) Attend Bordeaux Catholic Church, Basilique Saint-Michel

Basilique Saint-Michel is a 15th-century Gothic building. Being one of the tallest in the city, it features two separate structures — a church and a bell tower. Basilique Saint-Michel is located close to the Pont de Pierre bridge on the historic square, Place Canteloup.

3) Explore natural oasis at the heart of Bordeaux — Jardin botanique de la Bastide

This Bordeaux botanical garden is a marvellous place for walks along the right bank of the Garonne. While on the left bank, you can admire the exquisite buildings of the 18th century. In the garden, you can explore Mediterranean-type vegetation and gaze at water lilies and other aquatic plants.

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Most travelers from Edinburgh, EDI with proof of full COVID-19 vaccination can enter France, but there are restrictions.

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  • No proof of pre-departure COVID-19 test required for vaccinated travelers

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Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Edinburgh to Bordeaux?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Edinburgh and Bordeaux takes around 2.2 hours.
What is the flight distance between Edinburgh and Bordeaux?
The flight distance between Edinburgh and Bordeaux is 1252 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Edinburgh and Bordeaux?
Several carriers operate flights between Edinburgh and Bordeaux. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Ryanair.
What are the most popular routes to and from Edinburgh?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Edinburgh and London, Rome, Barcelona, Budapest, Amsterdam, Athens, Lisbon, Paris, Palma, Majorca, Istanbul, Madrid, New York, Kraków, Malta, Copenhagen, Alicante, Tenerife, Bucharest, Brussels, Warsaw.
What are the most popular routes to and from Bordeaux?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Bordeaux and London, Manchester, Dublin, Athens, Tallinn, Glasgow, Thessaloniki, Montreal, Reykjavik, Bristol, Toronto, Birmingham, Liverpool, Copenhagen, Riga, Paris, Vilnius, Budapest, Sofia, Malta.
What airports are near Edinburgh?
The main airport in Edinburgh is Edinburgh Airport. It is also served by Edinburgh Airport, Glasgow, Newcastle, Aberdeen, Inverness, Glasgow Prestwick, Dundee, Durham Tees Valley.
What airports are near Bordeaux?
The main airport in Bordeaux is Bordeaux–Mérignac. It is also served by Bordeaux–Mérignac, Toulouse–Blagnac, Biarritz Pays Basque, San Sebastián, Tarbes–Lourdes–Pyrénées, Pamplona, Bergerac Dordogne Périgord, La Rochelle – Île de Ré, Limoges – Bellegarde, Pau Pyrénées.
What buses and trains depart from Edinburgh?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Edinburgh, including Edinburgh Trams.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Edinburgh and Bordeaux?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Edinburgh and Bordeaux thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Edinburgh and Bordeaux can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
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