Bordeaux travel information

 

UEFA Respect Access for AllGetting to Bordeaux by air

 

 

The nearest international airport to Bordeaux is Bordeaux Mérignac airport, approximately 15km from the stadium. 

 

www.bordeaux.aeroport.fr/en

Tel. +33 (0)5 56 34 50 50

 

Travel assistance for disabled passengers must be booked at least 48 hours before departure, through your airline or travel agent.

 

The airport is linked to Bordeaux-Saint-Jean railway station by bus service  ‘Liane 1+’ and a shuttle service. Each bus has one wheelchair space.

 

The fare on bus number 1 is €1.60 and the journey takes approximately 60 minutes.

The shuttle costs €7.20 and takes approximately 30 minutes. It runs every 10 minutes at peak periods, i.e. 08.00 to 23.00, 7 days a week, including public holidays.

To reserve a wheelchair space on the shuttle, contact the operator 3 to 5 days in advance.

Tel. +33 (0)5 57 77 58 78 (Monday to Friday, 08.00 to 18.00)

Email: contact@navetteaeroportbordeaux.com

 

http://navetteaeroport-bordeaux.com/en/bordeaux-airport-shuttle/

 

 

 

Getting to Bordeaux by rail

 

Bordeaux's main railway station is Bordeaux-Saint-Jean, approximately 3km from the city centre. 

 

TGV and intercity trains on the French national network have two wheelchair spaces. For more information, visit: www.sncf.com/en/services/handicap/information-booking

 

To check whether your departure and arrival stations are accessible, and for any other information, contact Accès Plus:

Accès Plus, open 7 days a week (07.00 to 22.00)

Tel. +33 (0)890 640 650 

Email: accesplus@sncf.fr

Website: www.voyages-sncf.com/services/acces-plus(French only)

 

To book a wheelchair space, please visit www.sncf.com/en/services/handicap/information-booking

 

If you require assistance during your journey, you must book this with Accès Plus at least 48 hours before departure (see contact details above). You should arrive at the station at least 45 minutes before departure and go to the Accès Plus office. The staff there will contact their colleagues at your destination station to ensure they are prepared for your arrival.

 

 

If you are travelling with other operators, CAFE advises you to book assistance as early as possible. 

 

 

Getting to Bordeaux by bus

 

Several coach companies provide buses to the tournament host cities and vehicle accessibility may vary. CAFE advises disabled supporters planning to travel by bus to discuss their specific access requirements with their travel provider before booking.

 

SNCF offers inter-city bus services that include accessible vehicles. It is advisable to book in advance and explain your specific access requirements at least 48 hours before departure. Levels of accessibility may vary.

 

 

For more information and to book your tickets, visit: www.ouibus.com/persons-limited-mobility