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Bordeaux to Saumur by train

The journey from Bordeaux to Saumur by train is 272.8 km and takes 4 hrs 56 mins. There are 2 connections per day, with the first departure at 12:58 pm and the last at 6:38 pm. It is possible to travel from Bordeaux to Saumur by train for as little as $85.84 or as much as $135.51. The best price for this journey is $85.84.

Lowest Price$85.84
Journey Duration4 hrs 56 mins
Connection per Day2
Lowest Price$85.84
Highest Price$135.51
First Departure12:58 pm
Last Departure6:38 pm
Distance272.8 km
DepartureBordeaux
ArrivalSaumur
CarriersOUIGO, SNCF

Bordeaux to Saumur Train Times

Departure date
Thursday, 29 Feb 2024

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How can I find the cheapest train tickets to get from Bordeaux to Saumur?

The prices for train tickets from Bordeaux to Saumur vary depending on a range of factors including how far in advance you're booking, your travel dates, and the type of transport you want to use. On certain routes, there may be different classes available, which will also affect the price. Booked in advance, the cheapest train tickets from Bordeaux to Saumur will cost $85.84. The average train ticket price is approximately $105.78. For the lowest prices, it is usually best to book as far in advance as possible and look out for low-cost options, such as non-refundable tickets or traveling outside of peak hours. Be aware that some providers do not offer refunds or changes on their lower priced tickets, so it is advised to check before completing your transaction.
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When you're traveling from Bordeaux to Saumur, you can expect to pay an average of approximately $105.78. 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 much time will it take to go from Bordeaux to Saumur by train?

With a distance of 272.8 km between Bordeaux and Saumur, it will usually take 4 hrs 56 mins 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 4 hrs 56 mins. Make your plans with this in mind to avoid disappointment, particularly if you are traveling on a tight schedule. The distance between Bordeaux and Saumur is around 272.8 km. Depending on the exact route and provider you travel with, your journey time can vary. On average, this journey will take approximately 4 hrs 56 mins. However, the fastest routes between Bordeaux and Saumur take 3 hrs 27 mins. If a fast journey is a priority for you when traveling, look out for express services that may get you there faster. Some flexibility may be necessary when booking. Often, these services only leave at particular times of day - or even on certain days of the week. You may also find a faster journey by taking an indirect route and connecting in another station along the way.

When do departures from Bordeaux to Saumur leave?

If you prefer to travel early, you will usually find the first departure from Bordeaux to Saumur leaving at 12:58 pm. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last daily departure leaves at 6:38 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. If you prefer to travel at night, you will usually find the first departure from Bordeaux to Saumur leaving at 12:58 pm. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last departure of the night leaves at 6:38 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.

When traveling from Bordeaux to Saumur by train, which stations can I use?

Depending on the type of transport, and the provider you decide to use for your journey, you will be able to depart Bordeaux from the following stations: . Arriving at Saumur, your route will pass through all or some of the following stations: . Not all transport providers serve every station, so check in advance to see exactly where your route takes you. You may need to use another form of transport to get from one station to another or to your final destination when you arrive in Saumur.

How many journeys from Bordeaux to Saumur are there every day?

If you want to get from Bordeaux to Saumur, you can travel with providers such as . You will find a maximum number of departures per day. On average, there are 2 departures per day. Book in advance to make sure that your journey will run smoothly and you depart at a time that suits you best. When you travel, you can look for direct journeys or other routes which offer connections and changes. On average, there are 0 direct journeys between Bordeaux and Saumur. If you don't mind changing along the way, you may find more options available to you. There are usually 2 journeys with at least one change. These numbers may vary depending on the time of year or day of the week. Some travelers prefer direct routes, particularly if they are carrying heavy suitcases or concerned about missing a connection. Others enjoy the flexibility offered by connecting journeys. Whatever you prefer, Virail can help you find the right options to suit you. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Bordeaux to Saumur. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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

Book in advance and save

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

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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Find the best day to travel to Saumur by train

When travelling to Saumur 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.

In 2013, the French national railway company SNCF introduced OUIGO to offer budget-friendly TGV travel options. Choose between the lightning-fast OUIGO Grande Vitesse, reaching speeds of 300 km/h, or the more leisurely OUIGO Classique, which offers a nostalgic train ride experience.

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 Bordeaux to Saumur

Compare the different ticket types and the facilities provided by OUIGO when traveling from Bordeaux to Saumur.

Standard Class / Classical

OUIGO Train Classique only have one class, which is equivalent to second class travel, which is why ticket prices are cheap. Tickets are available from €10 for adults (depending on destination) and €5 for children, and OUIGO train tickets are only available online.
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Standard Class / TGV

OUIGO Grande Vitesse offers a single class, akin to second-class travel, which accounts for its affordable ticket prices. Adult fares start at €10, depending on the destination, while children can travel for €5. Tickets for OUIGO can only be purchased online.
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Facility Description

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

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You have access WiFi (OUIFI) and delve into the OUIFUN entertainment portal for an added fee.
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On Ouigo trains, only top deck seats in select coaches come with power sockets. Note that these seats come at an additional charge, and the bottom deck lacks sockets altogether.
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OUIGO lets you bring two small hand luggage items or one piece measuring 36 x 27 x 15 cm for free, along with cabin baggage at 55x35x25cm with no weight restrictions. For larger items, a fee of €5 applies for online bookings made in advance, and it goes up to €20 if you pay in-person at the station.
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For travelers with mobility concerns, TGV INOUI offers the 'Accès Plus' service. This provides dedicated assistance from the station directly to the train seat. It is advisable for passengers to contact 'Accès Plus' after securing their tickets and ensure arrangements are made at least 48 hours before the scheduled departure.
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In France, OUIGO's Train classique services provide an at-seat snack service, though this isn't available on the high-speed trains. For those traveling in Spain, a visit to the OUIBAR in coach 4 serves up a variety of beverages and snacks.
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Travel in comfort with all coaches being air-conditioned.
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Planning to bring along bigger items like a bike, scooter, skis, or a musical instrument? If you book online in advance, it's just a €5 fee. But, if you decide to pay at the station, the fee goes up to €20.
Services on board OUIGO, SNCF and TGV inOui from Bordeaux to Saumur
Compare services on board when travelling from Bordeaux to Saumur by train.
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Bordeaux to Saumur CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
19.1kg
Bus
20.46kg
Flight
54.56kg
Car
43.65kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Bordeaux to Saumur by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Bordeaux and Saumur are 19.1kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Bordeaux and Saumur? By taking the train between Bordeaux and Saumur you will save 35.46kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 1.36kg compared to a bus and 24.55kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Bordeaux to Saumur?
A train ticket from Bordeaux to Saumur is $105.78. 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 $85.84.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Bordeaux to Saumur?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Bordeaux to Saumur is $85.84. 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 Bordeaux and Saumur by train?
Bordeaux to Saumur is 272.8 km.
How long does the train between Bordeaux and Saumur take?
Bordeaux to Saumur is on average 4 hrs 56 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 3 hrs 27 mins.
Which companies operate from Bordeaux to Saumur?
The train journey from Bordeaux to Saumur is covered by 2 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: OUIGO, SNCF and TGV inOui.
How many train connections per day go from Bordeaux to Saumur?
Bordeaux to Saumur has 2 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Bordeaux to Saumur leave?
The earliest train from Bordeaux to Saumur departs at 12:58 pm. 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 Bordeaux to Saumur depart?
The latest train from Bordeaux to Saumur departs at 6:38 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 Bordeaux to Saumur 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 $85.84 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.
From which stations can I leave from Bordeaux to Saumur?
There are 3 station(s) that you can depart from Bordeaux to go to Saumur. You can go from Bègles, Pessac and Bordeaux Saint-Jean and you can arrive at Péage Saumur Nord.
What's the fastest journey time between Bordeaux to Saumur by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Bordeaux and Saumur is 3 hrs 27 mins.
Is there a direct train from Bordeaux to Saumur?
Yes, there is a direct train between Bordeaux and Saumur.
What are the CO2 emissions for Bordeaux to Saumur by train?
The train journey from Bordeaux to Saumur creates 19.1kg of CO2 emissions.