James Bond’s Goldfinger Road Trip

James Bond tracks Goldfinger through three countries - England, France and Switzerland - in Goldfinger (1964)
James Bond tracks Goldfinger through three countries – England, France and Switzerland – in Goldfinger (1964) – click the above image for the actual Google Map trip!

James Bond’s revolving number plates in his Q-assigned Aston Martin DB5 come in handy when he tracks Goldfinger across three countries eventually to the villain’s headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland.

James Bond tracks Goldfinger through three countries in Goldfinger (1964)

A quick rundown of some stats of the trip:

Countries

  • England
  • France
  • Switzerland

Cities

  • London, England
  • Dover, England
  • Calais, France
  • Rouen, France
  • Orleans, France
  • Bourges, France
  • Geneva, Switzerland

Time & Distance (according to Google)

  • 13 hours, 53 minutes
  • 724 miles / 1166 kilometers

Alongside 007’s tracking and spy work throughout the trip, we see some beautiful shots of various countrysides, as seen after the jump.

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Goldenrant #001: History & Frequency

Bond fans are weary too, 007.
Bond fans are weary too, 007.

The Daniel Craig introspective James Bond should be over. We know where he came from. We know how he got here. Now let’s have a true, formulaic James Bond movie in the Craig era.

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