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There are 4 ways to get from Carcassonne to Gavarnie by train, taxi, bus, night bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, taxi  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Carcassonne to Toulouse-Matabiau Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Lourdes Ic
  3. Take a taxi from Lourdes to Gavarnie

$114 - $157

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Carcassonne to Tarbes
  2. Take the bus from Tarbes - Gare Routière to Gavarnie - Office du tourisme

$20 - $42

2 alternative options

Train, night bus, bus  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Carcassonne to Toulouse-Matabiau Ic / ...
  2. Take the night bus from Gare de Toulouse-Matabiau to Gare de Lourdes
  3. Take the bus from Lourdes - Gare SNCF to Gavarnie - Office du tourisme

$52 - $87

Drive  •  3 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Carcassonne to Gavarnie 197.2 miles

$40 - $65

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Carcassonne to Gavarnie is to bus which costs 17€ - 40€ and takes 6 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Carcassonne to Gavarnie is to drive which costs 35€ - 55€ and takes 3 h 24 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Carcassonne to Gavarnie. However, there are services departing from Carcassonne and arriving at Gavarnie - Office du tourisme via Tarbes - Gare Routière. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 30 min.

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The distance between Carcassonne and Gavarnie is 199 km. The road distance is 315.5 km.

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The best way to get from Carcassonne to Gavarnie without a car is to train and taxi which takes 4 h 58 min and costs 95€ - 140€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 58 min to get from Carcassonne to Gavarnie, including transfers.

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Carcassonne to Gavarnie bus services, operated by Isilines, depart from Carcassonne station.

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Carcassonne to Gavarnie bus services, operated by Keolis Pyrenees, arrive at Gavarnie - Office du tourisme station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Carcassonne to Gavarnie is 315 km. It takes approximately 3 h 24 min to drive from Carcassonne to Gavarnie.

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There are 627+ hotels available in Gavarnie. Prices start at $51 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Carcassonne to Gavarnie.
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  • Distance: 124.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 58 min

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

You can take a bus from Carcassonne to Gavarnie via Tarbes and Tarbes - Gare Routière in around 6 h 30 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.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
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 Lourdes
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$29 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $65
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
Bus operators
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Carcassonne to Tarbes
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Schedules at
isilines.com
Keolis Pyrenees
Phone
05 62 34 73 79
Email
keolis-pyrenees@keolis.com
Website
keolis-pyrenees.com
Bus from Tarbes - Gare Routière to Gavarnie - Office du tourisme
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $20
Schedules at
keolis-pyrenees.com
Bus from Lourdes - Gare SNCF to Gavarnie - Office du tourisme
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $15
Schedules at
keolis-pyrenees.com
Other operators
Taxi from Lourdes to Gavarnie
Ave. Duration
55 min
Estimated price
$65 - $85
Radio Taxis Tarbais
Phone
+33 5 62 34 32 36
Website
taxi-tarbes.com
Taxis Alain
Phone
+33 5 62 36 03 03
Website
taxi-alain.fr

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