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There are 4 ways to get from Lourdes to Palacio de La Aljafería by bus, train or car

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Bus via Donostia / San Sebastián  •  8h 22m

  1. Take the bus from Tarbes to San sebastian
  2. Take the bus from Donostia/San Sebastián. Federico G. Lorca ps. 1 to Zaragoza. Estación Bus. Av. Navarra 80 Donostia/San Sebastián - Pamplona/Iruña - Zaragoza

79€ - 135€

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Train  •  8h 40m

  1. Take the train from Lourdes to Hendaye Intercités
  2. Take the train from Irun to Zaragoza-Delicias Alv

45€ - 76€

2 alternative options

Bus  •  10h 33m

  1. Take the bus from Tarbes to Zaragoza

50€ - 95€

Drive  •  3h 13m

  1. Drive from Lourdes to Palacio de La Aljafería 245 km

27€ - 40€

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Palacio de La Aljafería is 112.

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The cheapest way to get from Lourdes to Palacio de La Aljafería is to drive which costs 27€ - 40€ and takes 3h 13m.

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The fastest way to get from Lourdes to Palacio de La Aljafería is to drive which takes 3h 13m and costs 27€ - 40€.

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No, there is no direct train from Lourdes to Palacio de La Aljafería. However, there are services departing from Lourdes and arriving at Zaragoza-Delicias via Hendaia and Irun. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 40m.

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The distance between Lourdes and Palacio de La Aljafería is 175 km. The road distance is 245 km.

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The best way to get from Lourdes to Palacio de La Aljafería without a car is to bus via Donostia / San Sebastián which takes 8h 22m and costs 75€ - 140€.

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It takes approximately 8h 22m to get from Lourdes to Palacio de La Aljafería, including transfers.

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Lourdes to Palacio de La Aljafería train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Lourdes station.

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The best way to get from Lourdes to Palacio de La Aljafería is to bus via Donostia / San Sebastián which takes 8h 22m and costs 75€ - 140€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 45€ - 80€ and takes 8h 40m.

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Lourdes to Palacio de La Aljafería train services, operated by Renfe Viajeros, arrive at Zaragoza-Delicias station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lourdes to Palacio de La Aljafería is 245 km. It takes approximately 3h 13m to drive from Lourdes to Palacio de La Aljafería.

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  • Distance: 174.5 km
  • Duration: 8h 22m

What companies run services between Lourdes, France and Palacio de La Aljafería, Spain?

You can take a bus from Lourdes to Palacio de La Aljafería via Tarbes, Tarbes, Donostia/San Sebastián. Federico G. Lorca ps. 1, and Zaragoza. Estación Bus. Av. Navarra 80 in around 8h 22m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Lourdes to Palacio de La Aljafería via Hendaye, Hendaia, Irun, Irun, and Zaragoza-Delicias in around 8h 40m.

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 Lourdes to Hendaye
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
22€ - 50€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
22€ - 35€
Rail 1st Class
30€ - 50€
Renfe Viajeros

Spain's excellent and extensive rail system connects cities across Spain and into neighbouring countries. Renfe's high-speed AVE trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. All medium- and long-distance trains require a seat reservation; ticket sales for these trains usually open 30-60 days before travel. Most Renfe trains have two classes: Turista (2nd class) and Preferente (1st class), although some AVE trains offer Turista Plus. There is free WiFi for Preferente passengers and for those with a +Renfe loyalty card.

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Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Irun to Zaragoza-Delicias
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
22€ - 28€
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Bus operators
Iberocoach
Phone
(+351) 253 267 730
Website
iberocoach.com
Bus from Tarbes to San sebastian
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
55€ - 75€
Website
iberocoach.com
Conda S.A.
Phone
+34 (0) 902 422 242
Email
alsa@alsa.es
Website
conda.es
Bus from Donostia/San Sebastián. Federico G. Lorca ps. 1 to Zaragoza. Estación Bus. Av. Navarra 80
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
19€ - 27€
Website
Conda S.A.
HIFE S.A.
Phone
+34 (0) 902119814
Email
hife@hife.es
Website
hife.es
Bus from San Sebastián / Donostia to Zaragoza
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
23€ - 35€
Schedules at
hife.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. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. There are 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 Tarbes to Zaragoza
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
45€ - 70€
Website
alsa.com

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