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There are 4 ways to get from Limoges to Tours by train, bus, rideshare or car

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Train  •  3h 27m

  1. Take the train from Limoges Benedictins to Poitiers Ter
  2. Take the train from Poitiers to St Pierre Des Corps Tgv / ...

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Rideshare  •  3h 12m

  1. Take the rideshare from Limoges to Tours 219.9 km

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  4h 57m

  1. Take the train from Limoges Benedictins to Chateauroux Ter / ...
  2. Take the bus from Gare to Tours Gare Routiere 800

Drive  •  2h 43m

  1. Drive from Limoges to Tours 219.4 km

Limoges to Tours by train

45 Weekly Trains
3h 27m Average Duration
€41 Cheapest Price
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The cheapest way to get from Limoges to Tours is to rideshare which costs €15 and takes 3h 12m.

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The fastest way to get from Limoges to Tours is to drive which takes 2h 43m and costs €35 - €55.

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No, there is no direct train from Limoges to Tours. However, there are services departing from Limoges Benedictins and arriving at St Pierre Des Corps via Poitiers. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 27m.

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The distance between Limoges and Tours is 238 km. The road distance is 219.4 km.

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The best way to get from Limoges to Tours without a car is to train which takes 3h 27m and costs €40 - €110.

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It takes approximately 3h 27m to get from Limoges to Tours, including transfers.

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Limoges to Tours train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Limoges Benedictins station.

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Limoges to Tours train services, operated by TGV inOui, arrive at St Pierre Des Corps station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Limoges to Tours is 219 km. It takes approximately 2h 43m to drive from Limoges to Tours.

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  • Distance: 238.3 km
  • Duration: 3h 27m

What companies run services between Limoges, France and Tours, France?

You can take a train from Limoges to Tours via Poitiers in around 3h 27m.

Train operators
SNCF

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.

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Phone
+33 1 84 94 36 35
Website
sncf-connect.com
Train from Limoges Benedictins to Poitiers
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€24 - €50
Website
https://www.sncf-connect.com/en-en/
2nd Class
€24 - €35
Rail 1st Class
€35 - €50
Train from Poitiers to St Pierre Des Corps
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€17 - €40
Website
https://www.sncf-connect.com/en-en/
2nd Class
€17 - €25
Rail 1st Class
€26 - €40
Train from Limoges Benedictins to Chateauroux
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€24 - €50
Website
https://www.sncf-connect.com/en-en/
2nd Class
€24 - €35
Rail 1st Class
€35 - €50
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
+33 1 84 94 36 35
Website
sncf.com
Train from Poitiers to St Pierre Des Corps
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€24 - €55
Website
https://www.sncf.com/en
2nd Class
€24 - €35
1st Class
€40 - €55
Bus operators
Rémi
Phone
+33 2 38 70 30 30
Website
remi-centrevaldeloire.fr
Bus from Gare to Tours Gare Routiere
Ave. Duration
2h 24m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€3
Schedules at
remi-centrevaldeloire.fr
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Phone
+3 318 576 2228
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Limoges to Tours
Ave. Duration
3h 12m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€15
Schedules at
blablacar.com

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Limoges and Tours. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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