British Consulate Bordeaux

2nd Floor
353, Boulevard du President Wilson

33073 Bordeaux

The Consulate in Bordeaux provides consular help for British Nationals and has a Department for International Trade (DIT) team advising in the advanced engineering sectors including aerospace, specialising in:

  • help for British companies with their business interests in France
  • help for French companies wishing to source supplies in the UK
  • help for British investors with a project to set up business in the UK
  • and publishes specific opportunities

Click here to contact the DIT team in Bordeaux

Opening times

  • Monday, Wednesday and Friday, 9.00am to 12.30pm
  • Phone lines are open Monday to Friday, 9am to 12.30am and 1.30pm to 4.30pm.
  • Outside normal working hours, a consular Emergency Service is in operation and be contacted on +33 (0)5 57 22 21 10


There is street parking available only in the side streets close to the office.


To reach the office, take bus 2, 5 or 56 from the centre or 9 from the station (Bordeaux St Jean).


Bordeaux St Jean is the main train station in Bordeaux, to reach the office from here take bus 9 to Barriere du Medoc stop.


Take Line C from Bordeaux St Jean station and then take the bus.

From the airport

Bordeaux-Merignac Airport is approximately 12km from the office. To get to the office from the airport take bus 1 from the airport to Bordeaux St Jean train station and then bus 9 to Barriere du Medoc stop.


The office is equipped with ramps and a lift for mobility impaired customers.

Public holidays 2017

The British Embassy Paris and the British consulates will be closed on the following public holidays.

  • Monday 2 January 2017
  • Friday 14 April 2017
  • Monday 17 April 2017
  • Monday 01 May 2017
  • Monday 08 May 2017
  • Thursday 25 May 2017
  • Monday 5 June 2017
  • Friday 14 July 2017
  • Tuesday 15 August 2017
  • Monday 28 August 2017
  • Wednesday 1 November 2017
  • Monday 25 December 2017
  • Tuesday 26 December 2017