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There are 3 ways to get from Carcassonne to Albi by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Carcassonne to Toulouse-Matabiau Toulouse / Narbonne / Nimes / Cerbère / ...
  2. Take the train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Albi Ville Carmaux - Toulouse-Matabiau / ...

$37 - $52

2 alternative options

Bus  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Carcassonne to Toulouse Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Gare de Toulouse-Matabiau to Gare de Albi-Ville Albi-Ville - Toulouse-Matabiau / ...

Drive  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Carcassonne to Albi 103.5 miles

$22 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Carcassonne to Albi is to drive which costs 19€ - 28€ and takes 1 h 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Carcassonne to Albi is to drive which costs 19€ - 28€ and takes 1 h 36 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Carcassonne to Albi. However, there are services departing from Carcassonne and arriving at Gare de Albi-Ville via Gare de Toulouse-Matabiau. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Carcassonne to Albi. However, there are services departing from Carcassonne and arriving at Albi Ville via Toulouse-Matabiau. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 33 min.

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The distance between Carcassonne and Albi is 81 km. The road distance is 165.7 km.

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The best way to get from Carcassonne to Albi without a car is to train which takes 2 h 33 min and costs 30€ - 50€.

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It takes approximately 2 h 33 min to get from Carcassonne to Albi, including transfers.

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Carcassonne to Albi bus services, operated by Ouibus, depart from Carcassonne station.

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Carcassonne to Albi train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Carcassonne station.

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The best way to get from Carcassonne to Albi is to train which takes 2 h 33 min and costs 30€ - 50€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 3 h 40 min.

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Map of how to get from Carcassonne to Albi.
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  • Distance: 50.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 33 min

What companies run services between Carcassonne, France and Albi, France?

You can take a train from Carcassonne to Albi via Toulouse-Matabiau in around 2 h 33 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Carcassonne to Albi via Toulouse and Gare de Toulouse-Matabiau in around 3 h 40 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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Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Carcassonne to Toulouse-Matabiau
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$19 - $28
1st Class
$25 - $40
Train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Albi Ville
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $25
1st Class
$22 - $35
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Carcassonne to Toulouse-Matabiau
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$23 - $28
1st Class
$41 - $42
Sncf Ter
Website
bretagne.prod.navitia.com
Train from Gare de Toulouse-Matabiau to Gare de Albi-Ville
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
bretagne.prod.navitia.com
Bus operators
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Carcassonne to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
Ouibus
Sncf
Website
bretagne.prod.navitia.com
Bus from Gare de Toulouse-Matabiau to Gare de Albi-Ville
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Schedules at
bretagne.prod.navitia.com
Sncf Ter
Website
bretagne.prod.navitia.com
Bus from Gare de Toulouse-Matabiau to Gare de Albi-Ville
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Schedules at
bretagne.prod.navitia.com

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Carcassonne to Albi bus services, operated by Sncf, arrive at Gare de Albi-Ville station.

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Carcassonne to Albi train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Albi Ville station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Carcassonne to Albi is 166 km. It takes approximately 1 h 36 min to drive from Carcassonne to Albi.

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