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There are 6 ways to get from Lucca to Excideuil by plane, bus, train, night bus or car

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Fly Pisa to Brive

  1. Fly from Pisa (PSA) to Brive (BVE)

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Bus, night bus

  1. Take the bus from Lucca to Grenoble
  2. Take the night bus from Grenoble to Périgueux

Bus to Florence, fly to Brive

  1. Take the bus from Carducci 4 to Fine Autostrada A11 Fr. Aeroporto
  2. Fly from Florence (FLR) to Brive (BVE)

Train, train to Bologna, fly to Bordeaux

  1. Take the train from Lucca to Firenze S.M.N.
  2. Take the train from Firenze S.M.N. to Bologna Centrale
  3. Fly from Bologna (BLQ) to Bordeaux (BOD)
  4. Take the train from Bordeaux St Jean to Perigueux

Train, bus

  1. Take the train from Viareggio to Genova P.Za Principe
  2. Take the bus from Genoa - Via Fanti d'Italia to Marseille - St-Charles Bus station
  3. Take the train from Marseille St Charles to Bordeaux St Jean
  4. Take the train from Bordeaux St Jean to Perigueux

Drive

  1. Drive from Lucca to Excideuil

Lucca to Excideuil by train and bus

The journey time between Lucca and Excideuil is around 32h 33m and covers a distance of around 1400 km. This includes an average layover time of around 15h 19m. The fastest journey normally takes 32h 20m. Operated by Trenitalia, Trenitalia Frecce, Trenitalia Intercity and others, the Lucca to Excideuil service departs from Lucca and arrives in Château. Typically three services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
17h 13m
Layover time:
15h 19m
Total time:
32h 33m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
32h 20m
Journey distance:
1400 km
Services per week:
3
Cheapest price:
€118
Carbon emissions:
104 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
10:30
Last service departs at:
10:30

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Lucca to Excideuil train and bus schedules

Italy → France
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International entry into France from Italy

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy
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Allowed for: All visitors

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Conditions of entry into France from Italy

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
This applies to arrivals from Italy
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Exempted International Movement Certificate for travel required
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: Cyprus, Greece, Malta, Netherlands, Portugal and Spain
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 1 days before arrival
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  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
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  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Exempted International Movement Certificate for travel required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Mandatory installation of smart phone app for contact purposes
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Andorra, Monaco, San Marino and Vatican

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Rules to follow in France

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Considerations leaving from Italy

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering France from Italy.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Health pass is required for long-distance travel by plane, train or coach, as well as in some public venues
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Excideuil is 800 130 000.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Excideuil is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Excideuil is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800 130 000.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Italy from France.

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Last updated: 25 Sep 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lucca to Excideuil is to bus and night bus which costs €55 - €75 and takes 20h 44m.

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The quickest way to get from Lucca to Excideuil is to bus and fly which costs €160 - €310 and takes 8h.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lucca to Excideuil. However, there are services departing from Lucca and arriving at Château via Grenoble, Créavallée Nord and Pl. du 8 mai. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20h 44m.

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The distance between Lucca and Excideuil is 766 km. The road distance is 1038.4 km.

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The best way to get from Lucca to Excideuil without a car is to train and bus which takes 20h 5m and costs €110 - €270.

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It takes approximately 9h 28m to get from Lucca to Excideuil, including transfers.

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Lucca to Excideuil bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Lucca station.

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There is no direct flight from Pisa Airport to Brive Airport. The quickest flight takes 6h and has one stopover.

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Lucca to Excideuil bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Périgueux station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lucca to Excideuil is 1038 km. It takes approximately 10h 28m to drive from Lucca to Excideuil.

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Map of how to get from Lucca to Excideuil.
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  • Distance: 766.4 km
  • Duration: 9h 28m

What companies run services between Lucca, Italy and Excideuil, France?

Ryanair, easyJet and Air France fly from Lucca to Excideuil 5 times a week.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Pisa to Brive via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€55 - €220
Flights from Florence to Brive via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
€50 - €210
Flights from Florence to Brive via Madrid, Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€95 - €320
Flights from Bologna to Bordeaux via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€130 - €300
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Pisa to Brive via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
€21 - €130
Flights from Florence to Brive via Barcelona, London Stansted
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
€25 - €140
Flights from Bologna to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€23 - €100
Train operators
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Lucca to Firenze S.M.N.
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€5 - €12
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€10 - €12
Train from Firenze S.M.N. to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€6 - €14
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€12 - €14
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on Trenitalia?
Yes - Wi-Fi is available on both Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services, and may be accessed free of charge. Services require either a mobile phone number or credit card for verification purposes and allow access for 24 hours.
Are there power outlets on Trenitalia?
Yes - Frecce services include a power socket for each seat.
Does Trenitalia offer meals or snacks?
Yes - Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services often offer bar and restaurant options, though this depends on the individual route and train type. Business, Premium and First Class tickets include a complimentary drink and snack. Some services may offer restaurant, FRECCIABistro or pre-booked, in-seat meal options. Please check your service as options vary.
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Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Firenze S.M.N. to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€11 - €45
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€11 - €15
Base Standard
€25 - €35
Base Premium
€30 - €45
Train from Viareggio to Genova P.Za Principe
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€14 - €55
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€14 - €19
Base Standard
€30 - €40
Base Premium
€35 - €55
ItaloTreno

Private train company Italotreno operates high-speed trains in Italy on the same tracks as Trenitalia. The routes service 21 stations across the country, including popular routes Milan-Florence, Rome-Venice and Bologna-Naples. Choose from four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Italo also operates Italobus – an integrated train-bus service that takes passengers from the main train stations to other Italian cities.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€12 - €40
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€14 - €21
Smart Low Cost
€12 - €17
Smart Flex
€26 - €40
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 Bordeaux St Jean to Perigueux
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€16 - €40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€16 - €24
Rail 1st Class
€25 - €40
Train from Marseille St Charles to Bordeaux St Jean
Ave. Duration
5h 56m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€75 - €150
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€75 - €120
Rail 1st Class
€100 - €150
Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Viareggio to Genova P.Za Principe
Ave. Duration
3h 4m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€9 - €14
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€9 - €14
Bus operators
VaiBus
Phone
800 570530
Website
lucca.cttnord.it
Bus from Carducci 4 to Fine Autostrada A11 Fr. Aeroporto
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€5 - €8
Website
VaiBus
2nd Class
€5 - €8
C.A.P. Consorzio Autolinee Pratesi
Phone
800 570530
Email
segreteria@capautolinee.it
Website
capautolinee.it
Bus from Carducci 4 to Fine Autostrada A11 Fr. Aeroporto
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
C.A.P. Consorzio Autolinee Pratesi
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 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 Genoa - Via Fanti d'Italia to Marseille - St-Charles Bus station
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€14 - €18
Website
Blablabus
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.xom
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Lucca to Grenoble
Ave. Duration
8h 40m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€28 - €35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from Grenoble to Périgueux
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€28 - €35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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