There are 8 ways to get from Pamplona to Carcassonne by bus, train, car 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.

Recommended option

Bus ALSA  •  7 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Pamplona to Irún
  2. Take the bus from Irun to Carcassonne

$38 - $67

Cheapest option

Bus FlixBus  •  9 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Pamplona Coach Station to Bayonne Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Bayonne to Carcassonne N716

$28 - $47

6 alternative options

Bus, train  •  8 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Pamplona to Bayona
  2. Take the train from Bayonne to Toulouse-Matabiau Ic
  3. Take the train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Carcassonne Ic / ...

$85 - $129

Bus, train via St-Jean-de-Luz-Ciboure  •  8 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Pamplona Coach Station to Saint-Jean-de-Luz
  2. Take the train from Bayonne to Toulouse-Matabiau Ic
  3. Take the train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Carcassonne Ic / ...

$79 - $121

Train  •  10 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Pamplona to San Sebastian A / ...
  2. Take the train from Bayonne to Toulouse-Matabiau Ic
  3. Take the train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Carcassonne Ic / ...

$95 - $146

Drive  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Pamplona to Carcassonne 319 miles

$65 - $100

Bus to Biarritz, fly, train  •  8 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Pamplona to Aeropuerto Biarritz
  2. Fly from Biarritz (BIQ) to Toulouse (TLS) BIQ - TLS
  3. Take the train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Carcassonne

$118 - $432

Fly from Pamplona, train  •  8 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Pamplona (PNA) to Toulouse (TLS) PNA - TLS
  2. Take the train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Carcassonne

$175 - $484

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Pamplona to Carcassonne is to bus which costs 24€ - 45€ and takes 9 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pamplona to Carcassonne is to drive which costs 55€ - 85€ and takes 4 h 50 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Pamplona to Carcassonne. However, there are services departing from Pamplona and arriving at Carcassonne via Irun. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 24 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Pamplona to Carcassonne. However, there are services departing from Pamplona and arriving at Carcassonne via Donostia - San Sebastián, Bentak-Irun, Hendaye, Bayonne and Toulouse-Matabiau. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 34 min.

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The distance between Pamplona and Carcassonne is 328 km. The road distance is 510.5 km.

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The best way to get from Pamplona to Carcassonne without a car is to bus which takes 7 h 24 min and costs 30€ - 60€.

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It takes approximately 7 h 24 min to get from Pamplona to Carcassonne, including transfers.

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Pamplona to Carcassonne bus services, operated by La Baztanesa, depart from Pamplona station.

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Pamplona to Carcassonne train services, operated by Spanish Railways (RENFE), depart from Pamplona station.

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The best way to get from Pamplona to Carcassonne is to bus which takes 7 h 24 min and costs 30€ - 60€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 80€ - 130€ and takes 10 h 34 min.

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Map of how to get from Pamplona to Carcassonne.
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  • Distance: 204.8 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 24 min

What companies run services between Pamplona, Spain and Carcassonne, France?

You can take a bus from Pamplona to Carcassonne via Irún and Irun in around 7 h 24 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Pamplona to Carcassonne via San Sebastian, Donostia - San Sebastián, Ventas de Irún, Bentak-Irun, Hendaia, Hendaye, Bayonne, and Toulouse-Matabiau in around 10 h 34 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Biarritz to Toulouse via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Biarritz to Toulouse via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Biarritz to Toulouse via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Biarritz to Toulouse via Lyon, Nantes
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Biarritz to Toulouse via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Biarritz to Toulouse via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Biarritz to Toulouse via Lyon, Nantes
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Biarritz to Toulouse via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Flights from Pamplona to Toulouse via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $1,500
Flights from Pamplona to Toulouse via Madrid, Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,500
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Biarritz to Toulouse via Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$90 - $440
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Biarritz to Toulouse via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Pamplona to Toulouse via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $2,000
Train operators
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.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Bayonne to Toulouse-Matabiau
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $70
1st Class
$65 - $110
Train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Carcassonne
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$19 - $28
1st Class
$26 - $40
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
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 - $43
Spanish Railways (RENFE)

Based in Madrid, Renfe is a state-owned train operator, that connects cities across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, Switzerland, and the Netherlands. Renfe’s extensive network means most destinations offer multiple trains a day, with the most popular routes normally offering a train each hour. Locally known as AVE, the high-speed trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. Comfort is key in a Renfe train, with seats with footrests in all three classes of travel: Standard, Club and First. Each seat has an individual light, a pull-down table and an electrical outlet for in Club and First classes. There is free WiFi for first class passengers and for those with a + Renfe card.

Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Pamplona to San Sebastian
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $28
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
La Baztanesa
Phone
948 58 01 29
Email
autobuses@labaztanesa.com
Website
labaztanesa.com
Bus from Pamplona to Irún
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
labaztanesa.com
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 so you’re never bored on your journey. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. Flexibility is another highlight of an ALSA journey, with 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 Irun to Carcassonne
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Pamplona to Bayona
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Pamplona to Aeropuerto Biarritz
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
alsa.com
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 Pamplona Coach Station to Saint-Jean-de-Luz
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Pamplona Coach Station to Bayonne
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bayonne to Carcassonne
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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