There are 5 ways to get from Angoulême to Cognac by train, bus, rideshare, taxi or car

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Train  •  43 min

  1. Take the train from Angouleme to Cognac

$15 - $21

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Bus  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Angoulême - Cathédrale to Cognac - Place Gambetta 15

$2

3 alternative options

Rideshare  •  54 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Angoulême to Cognac 27.1 miles

$3

Taxi  •  37 min

  1. Take a taxi from Angoulême to Cognac 27.7 miles

$75 - $95

Drive  •  37 min

  1. Drive from Angoulême to Cognac 27.7 miles

$5 - $9

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The cheapest way to get from Angoulême to Cognac is to bus which costs 1€ and takes 1 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Angoulême to Cognac is to taxi which costs 65€ - 80€ and takes 37 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Angoulême - Cathédrale and arriving at Cognac - Place Gambetta. Services depart every four hours, and operate Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 10 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Angouleme and arriving at Cognac. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 43 min.

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The distance between Angoulême and Cognac is 38 km. The road distance is 44.4 km.

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The best way to get from Angoulême to Cognac without a car is to train which takes 43 min and costs 12€ - 18€.

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The train from Angouleme to Cognac takes 43 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Angoulême to Cognac bus services, operated by Région Nouvelle-Aquitaine, depart from Angoulême - Cathédrale station.

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Angoulême to Cognac train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Angouleme station.

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The best way to get from Angoulême to Cognac is to train which takes 43 min and costs 12€ - 18€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 1€ and takes 1 h 10 min.

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Angoulême to Cognac bus services, operated by Région Nouvelle-Aquitaine, arrive at Cognac - Place Gambetta station.

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Angoulême to Cognac train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Cognac station.

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Map of how to get from Angoulême to Cognac.
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  • Distance: 23.7 miles
  • Duration: 43 min

What companies run services between Angoulême, France and Cognac, France?

SNCF operates a train from Angoulême to Cognac hourly. Tickets cost $15 - $21 and the journey takes 43 min. Alternatively, Région Nouvelle-Aquitaine operates a bus from Angoulême to Cognac every 4 hours. Tickets cost $2 and the journey takes 1 h 10 min.

Train operators
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Angouleme to Cognac
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$15 - $21
1st Class
$18 - $28
Bus operators
Région Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Phone
05 49 18 59 27
Email
transport16@nouvelle-aquitaine.fr
Website
transports.nouvelle-aquitaine.fr
Bus from Angoulême - Cathédrale to Cognac - Place Gambetta
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
transports.nouvelle-aquitaine.fr
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Angoulême to Cognac
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Angoulême to Cognac
Ave. Duration
37 min
Estimated price
$75 - $95
Angouleme Radio Taxis
Phone
+33 5 45 95 55 55
Website
angouleme-radio-taxis.com
Laffort Michel
Phone
+33 5 45 61 19 46
Website
laffortmichel-taxi.com

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