There are 6 ways to get from Loire Valley to Loches by train, bus, taxi, car, rideshare or towncar

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Train  •  1h 22m

  1. Take the train from Tours to Loches Ter / ...

9€ - 16€

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Rideshare  •  1h 12m

  1. Take the rideshare from Tours to Loches 41.4 km

3€

4 alternative options

Bus  •  1h 23m

  1. Take the bus from Gare de Tours to Gare de Loches Tours - Loches CAR / ...

8€ - 12€

Taxi  •  37 min

  1. Take a taxi from Loire Valley to Loches 41.2 km

90€ - 110€

Drive  •  37 min

  1. Drive from Loire Valley to Loches 41.2 km

5€ - 8€

Uber  •  37 min

  1. Take an Uber from Loire Valley to Loches 41.2 km

55€ - 80€

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The cheapest way to get from Loire Valley to Loches is to rideshare which costs 3€ and takes 1h 12m.

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The quickest way to get from Loire Valley to Loches is to taxi which costs 90€ - 110€ and takes 37 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Gare de Tours and arriving at Gare de Loches. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 5m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Tours and arriving at Loches. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 1m.

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The distance between Loire Valley and Loches is 37 km. The road distance is 41.2 km.

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The best way to get from Loire Valley to Loches without a car is to train which takes 1h 22m and costs 9€ - 16€.

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The train from Tours to Loches takes 1h 1m including transfers and departs twice daily.

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Loire Valley to Loches bus services, operated by SNCF Bus, depart from Gare de Tours station.

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Loire Valley to Loches train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Tours station.

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The best way to get from Loire Valley to Loches is to train which takes 1h 22m and costs 9€ - 16€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 8€ - 12€ and takes 1h 23m.

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Map of how to get from Loire Valley to Loches.
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  • Distance: 37.4 km
  • Duration: 1h 22m

What companies run services between Loire Valley, France and Loches, France?

SNCF operates a train from Loire Valley to Loches twice daily. Tickets cost 9€ - 16€ and the journey takes 1h 1m. Alternatively, SNCF Bus operates a bus from Loire Valley to Loches hourly. Tickets cost 8€ - 12€ and the journey takes 1h 5m.

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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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Tours to Loches
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
9€ - 16€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
9€ - 11€
1st Class
12€ - 16€
Bus operators
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

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.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Tours to Loches
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
3€
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Uber Tours
Website
uber.comglobal
Towncar from Loire Valley to Loches
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
55€ - 80€
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uber.com
uberX
55€ - 80€
Taxi from Loire Valley to Loches
Ave. Duration
37 min
Estimated price
90€ - 110€
Taxis Radio Tours
Phone
+33 2 47 20 30 40
Taxi Rochecorbon
Phone
+33 6 47 04 50 03
Website
taxiproxi.fr
Taxi Jacques
Phone
+33 6 72 02 42 06
Website
taxijacques.com

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Loire Valley to Loches bus services, operated by SNCF Bus, arrive at Gare de Loches station.

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Loire Valley to Loches train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Loches station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Loire Valley to Loches is 41 km. It takes approximately 37 min to drive from Loire Valley to Loches.

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There are 280+ hotels available in Loches. Prices start at 60€ per night.

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

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