British Consulate Bordeaux

2nd Floor
353, Boulevard du President Wilson

33073 Bordeaux

We are experiencing technical issues with our telephone line. If you cannot reach us on our usual number, please call the British Embassy Paris on +33 (0) 1 44 51 31 00 or our alternative UK number on +44 1908 516666.

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