There are 5 ways to get from Castres to Toulouse by train, bus, rideshare, taxi or car
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Train • 1h 10m
€11 - €28
Rideshare • 1h 28m
3 alternative options
Bus • 1h 18m
Taxi • 1h 7m
€140 - €180
Drive • 1h 7m
€8 - €13
Castres to Toulouse by train
The train journey time between Castres and Toulouse is around 1h 9m and covers a distance of around 86 km. The fastest train normally takes 1h 7m. Operated by SNCF, the Castres to Toulouse train service departs from Castres and arrives in Toulouse Matabiau. Typically 65 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.
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Castres to Toulouse train schedules
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Trains departing Monday, June 21, 2021
Trains departing Tuesday, June 22, 2021
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Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Castres to Toulouse is to rideshare which costs €5 and takes 1h 28m.
The fastest way to get from Castres to Toulouse is to taxi. Taking this option will cost €140 - €180 and takes 1h 7m.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Castres - Gare Routiere and arriving at Toulouse - Les Argoulets. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 18m.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Castres and arriving at Toulouse Matabiau. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 10m.
The distance between Castres and Toulouse is 64 km. The road distance is 77.2 km.
The best way to get from Castres to Toulouse without a car is to train which takes 1h 10m and costs €11 - €28.
The train from Castres to Toulouse Matabiau takes 1h 10m including transfers and departs every three hours.
Castres to Toulouse bus services, operated by Lio Tarn - liO Occitanie, depart from Castres - Gare Routiere station.
Castres to Toulouse train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Castres station.
The best way to get from Castres to Toulouse is to train which takes 1h 10m and costs €11 - €28. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 1h 18m.
What companies run services between Castres, Occitanie, France and Toulouse, France?
SNCF operates a train from Castres to Toulouse Matabiau every 3 hours. Tickets cost €11 - €28 and the journey takes 1h 10m. Alternatively, Lio Tarn - liO Occitanie operates a bus from Castres - Gare Routiere to Toulouse - Les Argoulets every 2 hours, and the journey takes 1h 18m.
France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.
Train from Castres to Toulouse Matabiau
- Ave. Duration
- 1h 10m
- Every 3 hours
- Estimated price
- €11 - €28
- 2nd Class
- €11 - €17
- Rail 1st Class
- €19 - €28
Blablacar is a popular ridesharing platform with 70 million users over 22 (mostly European) countries. 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 to be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.
Rideshare from Castres to Toulouse
- Ave. Duration
- 1h 28m
- Every 30 minutes
- Estimated price
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More Questions & Answers
Castres to Toulouse bus services, operated by Lio Tarn - liO Occitanie, arrive at Toulouse - Les Argoulets station.
Castres to Toulouse train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Toulouse Matabiau station.
Yes, the driving distance between Castres to Toulouse is 77 km. It takes approximately 1h 7m to drive from Castres to Toulouse.
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