The cheapest times to fly from BOD to FRA are

  • February 26th to April 1st (except the week of March 5th)
  • April 23rd to May 27th (except the week of May 7th)
  • late August to early September
  • September 24th to October 21st (except the week of October 8th)

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from BOD to FRA is mid to late November. Prices can be as high as $260 for Sunday flights during early to mid August, or as low as $148 for Wednesday flights around mid to late November.


When to Fly to Frankfurt

Flying from Bordeaux (BOD) to Frankfurt (FRA) will usually cost between $151 to $208 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late November with an average ticket price of $152. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid August, with an average price of $219. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $67 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $163 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BOD to FRA flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the BOD to FRA route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

BOD to FRA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BOD to FRA flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Bordeaux. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.18, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to FRA, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into BOD. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $24 (13%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $160. Return trip prices are from the FRA to BOD flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from BOD to FRA can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 60 minutes may be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is a nonstop flight from BOD to FRA while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Strasbourg Entzheim Airport (SXB) in Strasbourg

  • 112 miles (180 km) away from FRA
  • Usually 23.38% less expensive than FRA
  • Nonstop flights available

See BOD to SXB flights

Destination alternative #2: Duesseldorf Airport (DUS) in Dusseldorf

  • 117 miles (188 km) away from FRA
  • Usually 5.54% less expensive than FRA
  • 1-layover flights available

See BOD to DUS flights


Flight Hacking BOD to FRA

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from BOD to FRA — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Venice (BOD > TSF > FRA)

  • Price for both tickets: $162
  • Average savings: $1 (0.31%)

See BOD to flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from BOD to FRA? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 21 major airlines flying this route most often: Aegean, Aer Lingus, Air Algerie, Air Baltic, Air France, Alitalia, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, China Eastern, Finnair, Iberia, Kenya Airways, KLM, Lufthansa, Royal Air Maroc, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Tunisair, Turkish Airlines, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Frankfurt Main Airport to Bordeaux Merignac Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 563 miles or 906 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from BOD to FRA?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BOD to FRA flight is about 1 hour 60 minutes.

How many flights go between Bordeaux and Frankfurt?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 50 available flights from BOD to FRA.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeBOD
Origination airport nameBordeaux Merignac Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeFRA
Destination airport nameFrankfurt Main Airport


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