There are 6 ways to get from Chauvet Cave to Lascaux by train, bus, car or plane

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  •  11 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Pierrelatte to Avignon Centre
  2. Take the train from Avignon Centre to Nîmes
  3. Take the train from Nîmes to Toulouse-Matabiau Ic / ...
  4. Take the train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Brive-la-Gaillarde Ic

$212 - $303

Cheapest option

Bus  •  14 h

  1. Take the bus from Aubenas - Pl. de la Paix to Langogne - Centre / Etab. Scol Privé 17
  2. Take the bus from Landogne to Cleremont-Ferrand 31
  3. Take the bus from Clermont-Ferrand to Brive-la-Gaillarde

$40 - $60

4 alternative options

Bus, train  •  13 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Aubenas - Pl. de la Paix to Langogne - Gare SNCF
  2. Take the train from Langogne to Clermont-Ferrand
  3. Take the bus from Clermont-Ferrand to Brive-la-Gaillarde

$72 - $100

Bus, train via Neussargues  •  14 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Aubenas - Pl. de la Paix to Langogne - Gare SNCF
  2. Take the train from Langogne to Arvant
  3. Take the train from Arvant to Neussargues Ic
  4. Take the train from Neussargues to Brive-la-Gaillarde

$94 - $134

Drive  •  5 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Chauvet Cave to Lascaux 306.9 miles

$65 - $95

Train, fly  •  5 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Montelimar to Lyon-St Exupery(TGV)
  2. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Brive (BVE) LYS - BVE

$255 - $480

Questions & Answers

The distance between Chauvet Cave and Lascaux is 267 km. The road distance is 491 km.

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The best way to get from Chauvet Cave to Lascaux without a car is to train which takes 11 h 7 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 11 h 7 min to get from Chauvet Cave to Lascaux, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Chauvet Cave to Lascaux is to train which takes 11 h 7 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 14 h.

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The quickest flight from Lyon Airport to Brive Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chauvet Cave to Lascaux is 491 km. It takes approximately 5 h 38 min to drive from Chauvet Cave to Lascaux.

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Hop! offers flights from Lyon Airport to Brive Airport.

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There are 652+ hotels available in Lascaux. Prices start at $74 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Chauvet Cave to Lascaux.
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  • Distance: 166.8 miles
  • Duration: 11 h 7 min

What companies run services between Chauvet Cave, France and Lascaux, France?

You can take a train from Chauvet Cave to Lascaux via Pierrelatte, Avignon Centre, Nîmes, Toulouse-Matabiau, Brive-la-Gaillarde, and Condat-le-Lardin in around 11 h 7 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Chauvet Cave to Lascaux via Vallon-Pont-d'Arc, Aubenas, Aubenas - Pl. de la Paix, Langogne - Centre / Etab. Scol Privé, Landogne, Cleremont-Ferrand, Clermont-Ferrand, Brive-la-Gaillarde, and Montignac in around 14 h.

Airlines
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Lyon to Brive
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $430
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 Pierrelatte to Avignon Centre
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$15 - $22
1st Class
$19 - $30
Train from Avignon Centre to Nîmes
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$14 - $21
1st Class
$18 - $27
Train from Nîmes to Toulouse-Matabiau
Ave. Duration
2 h 51 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $65
1st Class
$60 - $95
Train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Brive-la-Gaillarde
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$45 - $75
Train from Langogne to Clermont-Ferrand
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$28 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $60
Train from Langogne to Arvant
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $35
1st Class
$29 - $45
Train from Arvant to Neussargues
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$14 - $21
1st Class
$18 - $27
Train from Neussargues to Brive-la-Gaillarde
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$28 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $60
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Nîmes to Toulouse-Matabiau
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $70
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$60 - $70
1st Class
$85 - $120
Train from Montelimar to Lyon-St Exupery(TGV)
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $40
1st Class
$50 - $60
Bus operators
Hugon Tourisme
Phone
04 66 49 03 81
Email
contact@hugon-tourisme.com
Website
hugon-tourisme.com
Bus from Aubenas - Pl. de la Paix to Langogne - Gare SNCF
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
auvergnerhonealpes.fr
Bus from Aubenas - Pl. de la Paix to Langogne - Centre / Etab. Scol Privé
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
auvergnerhonealpes.fr
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Clermont-Ferrand to Brive-la-Gaillarde
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Schedules at
isilines.com
Le Sept
Website
lesept.fr
Bus from Aubenas to Landogne
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
auvergnerhonealpes.fr
La Région Occitanie
Phone
05 61 33 50 50
Email
contact@laregion.fr
Website
laregion.fr
Bus from Landogne to Cleremont-Ferrand
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4
Website
La Région Occitanie

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