There are 12 ways to get from London to Carcassonne by train, bus, night train, car, car ferry, car train 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.

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Train  •  8 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
  2. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Narbonne Tgv
  3. Take the train from Narbonne to Carcassonne Ic / ...

$255 - $443

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Bus  •  21 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from London to Paris Centre - Bercy Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Paris Centre - Bercy to Carcassonne Ouibus

$45 - $65

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Train, night train  •  13 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar Eurostar
  2. Take the night train from Paris Austerlitz to Carcassonne INTERCITÉS de nuit

$182 - $391

Drive, carferry  •  13 h 23 min

  1. Drive from London to Newhaven Ferry Port
  2. Take the carferry from Newhaven Ferry Port to Dieppe
  3. Drive from Dieppe to Carcassonne

$149 - $290

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  11 h 36 min

  1. Drive from London to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Carcassonne

$327 - $404

Fly London Stansted to Carcassonne  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Carcassonne (CCF) STN - CCF

$82 - $302

Fly London Heathrow to Toulouse, train  •  6 h 39 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Toulouse (TLS) LHR - TLS
  2. Take the train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Carcassonne

$110 - $299

Fly London Gatwick to Toulouse, train  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Toulouse (TLS) LGW - TLS
  2. Take the train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Carcassonne

$74 - $227

Fly London Stansted to Toulouse, train  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Toulouse (TLS) STN - TLS
  2. Take the train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Carcassonne

$64 - $177

Train to London Luton, fly to Toulouse, train  •  7 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Toulouse (TLS) LTN - TLS
  3. Take the train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Carcassonne

$76 - $275

Fly London Stansted to Perpignan, train  •  7 h 4 min

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Perpignan (PGF) STN - PGF
  2. Take the train from Rivesaltes to Narbonne
  3. Take the train from Narbonne to Carcassonne

$124 - $421

Fly London Gatwick to Montpellier, train  •  7 h 57 min

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Montpellier (MPL) LGW - MPL
  2. Take the train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Carcassonne

$87 - $374

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from London to Carcassonne. However, there are services departing from London and arriving at Carcassonne via Paris Centre - Bercy. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21 h 35 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London to Carcassonne. However, there are services departing from London St. Pancras International and arriving at Carcassonne via Paris Nord RER, Paris Gare de Lyon and Narbonne. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 59 min.

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The distance between London and Carcassonne is 588 miles.

The best way to get from London to Carcassonne without a car is to train which takes 8 h 59 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h 59 min to get from London to Carcassonne, including transfers.

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London to Carcassonne bus services, operated by Ouibus, depart from London station.

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London to Carcassonne train services, operated by Eurostar, depart from London St. Pancras International station.

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The best way to get from London to Carcassonne is to train which takes 8 h 59 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 21 h 35 min, you could also fly, which costs and takes 5 h 30 min.

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The quickest flight from London Stansted Airport to Carcassonne Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h.

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London to Carcassonne bus services, operated by Ouibus, arrive at Carcassonne station.

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Map of how to get from London to Carcassonne.
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  • Distance: 588 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 59 min

What companies run services between London, England and Carcassonne, France?

You can take a train from London to Carcassonne via Paris Nord Eurostar, Paris Nord RER, Paris Lyon Banlieue, Paris Gare de Lyon, and Narbonne in around 8 h 59 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London to Carcassonne via Paris Centre - Bercy in around 21 h 35 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $270
Flights from London Gatwick to Toulouse via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $270
Flights from London Gatwick to Toulouse via Nantes
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $270
Flights from London Luton to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $220
Flights from London Luton to Toulouse via Lyon
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $220
Flights from London Gatwick to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $490
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Carcassonne
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $330
Flights from London Stansted to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$18 - $190
Flights from London Stansted to Perpignan
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $340
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $460
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Toulouse via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Toulouse via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Toulouse via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $440
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Toulouse via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Toulouse via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Toulouse via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $460
Train operators
Eurostar
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Narbonne
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$160 - $180
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$160 - $180
1st Class
$210 - $310
Train from Narbonne to Carcassonne
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $22
1st Class
$30 - $35
Train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Carcassonne
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$23 - $28
1st Class
$41 - $42
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Carcassonne
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $65
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Narbonne to Carcassonne
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$15 - $23
1st Class
$20 - $30
Night train from Paris Austerlitz to Carcassonne
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$100 - $150
1st Class
$150 - $240
Train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Carcassonne
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$19 - $28
1st Class
$26 - $40
Train from Rivesaltes to Narbonne
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$15 - $22
1st Class
$19 - $30
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Carcassonne
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$27 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $60
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$173
Website
eurotunnel.com
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
Bus operators
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from London to Paris Centre - Bercy
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Paris Centre - Bercy to Carcassonne
Ave. Duration
11 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
Ouibus
Ferry operators
DFDS Seaways
Phone
+45 33 42 30 10
Email
incoming@dfdsseaways.dk​​
Website
dfdsseaways.co.uk
Car ferry from Newhaven Ferry Port to Dieppe
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $80
Book at
dfds.co.uk
Reclining seat
$26 - $35
Reclining Seat
$33
Bed in a 4 berth inside shared cabin
$16
2-bed inside cabin
$55 - $80

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Carcassonne is 1 h ahead of London. It is currently 7:03 PM in London and 8:03 PM in Carcassonne.

London to Carcassonne train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Carcassonne station.

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Ryanair offers flights from London Stansted Airport to Carcassonne Airport.

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Book your London to Carcassonne bus tickets online with Distribusion and Distribusion.

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There are 615+ hotels available in Carcassonne. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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The best way to get from London to London Stansted Airport is to train which takes 45 min and costs .

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