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There are 9 ways to get from France to Biarritz by bus, train, car, plane or night bus

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Bus Iberocoach  •  13h 2m

  1. Take the bus from Valença to Bayonne

$97 - $182

Cheapest option

Bus Transportes Barquense  •  17h 8m

  1. Take the bus from Valença to Bayonne

$61 - $153

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Train  •  15h 21m

  1. Take the train from Guillarey to Orense-Empalme Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Orense-Empalme to Hendaye Ic

$111 - $153

Drive  •  8h 8m

  1. Drive from France to Biarritz 518.4 miles

$110 - $170

Bus to Vigo, fly to San Sebastian  •  8h 52m

  1. Take the bus from Tabagón to Puxeiros
  2. Fly from Vigo (VGO) to San Sebastian (EAS) VGO - EAS

Bus to Vigo, fly to Pamplona, bus  •  10h 27m

  1. Take the bus from Tabagón to Puxeiros
  2. Fly from Vigo (VGO) to Pamplona (PNA) VGO - PNA
  3. Take the bus from Pamplona to Biarritz Estacion De Tren

Train to Porto, fly to Bilbao, bus, night bus  •  9h 21m

  1. Take the train from Caminha to Viana do Castelo
  2. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Bilbao (BIO) OPO - BIO
  3. Take the bus from Bilbao to Bayona
  4. Take the night bus from Bayonne Mairie to Biarritz Mairie

$171 - $356

Bus to Vigo, fly to Bilbao, bus  •  8h 18m

  1. Take the bus from Tabagón to Puxeiros
  2. Fly from Vigo (VGO) to Bilbao (BIO) VGO - BIO
  3. Take the bus from Bilbao to Bayona

Bus, train to Santiago de Compostela, fly to Bilbao  •  9h 38m

  1. Take the bus from Tabagón to Vigo
  2. Take the train from Vigo Urzaiz to Santiago de Compostela
  3. Fly from Santiago de Compostela (SCQ) to Bilbao (BIO) SCQ - BIO
  4. Take the bus from Bilbao to Bayona

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from France to Biarritz is to bus which costs 50€ - 140€ and takes 17h 8m.

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The quickest way to get from France to Biarritz is to drive which costs 100€ - 150€ and takes 8h 8m.

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The distance between France and Biarritz is 615 km. The road distance is 829.5 km.

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The best way to get from France to Biarritz without a car is to bus which takes 13h 2m and costs 80€ - 160€.

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It takes approximately 13h 2m to get from France to Biarritz, including transfers.

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The best way to get from France to Biarritz is to bus which takes 13h 2m and costs 80€ - 160€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 95€ - 140€ and takes 15h 21m.

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There is no direct flight from Vigo Airport to San Sebastian Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 40m and has one stopover.

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Biarritz is 1h ahead of France. It is currently 7:46 AM in France and 8:46 AM in Biarritz.

Yes, the driving distance between France to Biarritz is 829 km. It takes approximately 8h 8m to drive from France to Biarritz.

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Air Europa and Iberia offer flights from Vigo Airport to San Sebastian Airport.

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Map of how to get from France to Biarritz.
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  • Distance: 384.2 miles
  • Duration: 13h 2m

What companies run services between France, Viana do Castelo, Portugal and Biarritz, France?

Iberocoach operates a bus from France to Biarritz once daily. Tickets cost $85 - $110 and the journey takes 10h 49m. Alternatively, you can take a train from France to Biarritz via Goián, A Gándara - Guillarei, Guillarey, Orense-Empalme, Hendaye, Biarritz, and Biarritz Gare in around 15h 21m.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Vigo to San Sebastian via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $330
Flights from Vigo to Pamplona via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $490
Flights from Vigo to Pamplona via Barcelona, Madrid
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Porto to Bilbao via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $390
Flights from Vigo to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$40 - $360
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $270
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Porto to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $220
Train operators
Spanish Railways (RENFE)

Based in Madrid, Renfe is a state-owned train operator, that connects cities across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, Switzerland, and the Netherlands. Renfe’s extensive network means most destinations offer multiple trains a day, with the most popular routes normally offering a train each hour. Locally known as AVE, the high-speed trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. Comfort is key in a Renfe train, with seats with footrests in all three classes of travel: Standard, Club and First. Each seat has an individual light, a pull-down table and an electrical outlet for in Club and First classes. There is free WiFi for first class passengers and for those with a + Renfe card.

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Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Guillarey to Orense-Empalme
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $22
Website
renfe.com
Train from Orense-Empalme to Hendaye
Ave. Duration
10h 12m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $110
Website
renfe.com
Train from Vigo Urzaiz to Santiago de Compostela
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $22
Website
renfe.com
Portuguese Railways (CP)

Comboios de Portugal (CP) is the national railway network of Portugal, and spans over 2700km, with trains being split into four main types: regional and intercity trains, international and domestic high-speed trains, and international night trains. Portugal's main stations are Santa Apolónia in Lisbon and Campanha in Porto - these train stations connect to trains in Portugal's main cities and international destinations. The Alfa Pendular, the fastest train in Portugal, is a popular travel choice, as it can run at a speed of up to 250 km/h.

Contact Details
Phone
+351 707 210 220
Website
cp.pt
Train from Caminha to Viana do Castelo
Ave. Duration
29m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
cp.pt
2nd Class
$3 - $4
1st Class
$2 - $4
Bus operators
Iberocoach
Phone
(+351) 253 267 730
Website
iberocoach.com
Bus from Valença to Bayonne
Ave. Duration
10h 49m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $110
Website
iberocoach.com
Transportes Barquense
Phone
(+351) 258 454 303
Email
info@barquense.com
Website
barquense.viageos.com
Bus from Valença to Bayonne
Ave. Duration
14h 52m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Schedules at
barquense.com
Automoviles de Tuy, S.A.
Phone
+34 (0) 986 61 02 55
Website
automovilesdetuy.es
Bus from Tabagón to Puxeiros
Ave. Duration
24m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Schedules at
automovilesdetuy.es
Bus from Tabagón to Vigo
Ave. Duration
27m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Schedules at
automovilesdetuy.es
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi so you’re never bored on your journey. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. Flexibility is another highlight of an ALSA journey, with three types of tickets on offer - Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass, along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Pamplona to Biarritz Estacion De Tren
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $30
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Bilbao to Bayona
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
alsa.com
Chrono Plus
Phone
05 59 52 59 52
Website
chronoplus.eu
Night bus from Bayonne Mairie to Biarritz Mairie
Ave. Duration
28m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
chronoplus.eu

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