There are 10 ways to get from Paris to Carcassonne by train, bus, 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

Train TGV  •  6 h

  1. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Nîmes Tgv
  2. Take the train from Nîmes to Carcassonne Ic / ...

$165 - $202

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Bus  •  11 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris City Center - Bercy to Carcassonne Ouibus

$27 - $40

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Train  •  10 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Austerlitz to Carcassonne D

$100 - $150

Bus, train  •  14 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris - Gallieni to Narbonne
  2. Take the train from Narbonne to Carcassonne Ic / ...

$78 - $100

Drive  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Paris to Carcassonne 479.8 miles

$100 - $150

Fly Paris Orly to Toulouse, train  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Toulouse (TLS) ORY - TLS
  2. Take the train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Carcassonne

$66 - $200

Fly Paris CDG to Toulouse, train  •  5 h 2 min

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

$78 - $222

Fly Paris Orly to Montpellier, train  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Montpellier (MPL) ORY - MPL
  2. Take the train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Carcassonne

$85 - $349

Fly Paris Orly to Perpignan, train  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Perpignan (PGF) ORY - PGF
  2. Take the train from Perpignan to Narbonne
  3. Take the train from Narbonne to Carcassonne

$97 - $487

Fly Paris Orly to Castres, train  •  6 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Castres (DCM) ORY - DCM
  2. Take the train from Labruguiere to Toulouse-Matabiau
  3. Take the train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Carcassonne

$112 - $448

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Paris to Carcassonne is to bus which costs 23€ - 35€ and takes 11 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Paris to Carcassonne is to fly and train which costs 55€ - 180€ and takes 4 h 33 min.

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The distance between Paris and Carcassonne is 627 km. The road distance is 767.6 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h to get from Paris to Carcassonne, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Paris City Center - Bercy and arriving at Carcassonne. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 11 h 35 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Paris Austerlitz and arriving at Carcassonne. Services depart six times a week, and operate Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. The journey takes approximately 10 h 37 min.

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What companies run services between Paris, France and Carcassonne, France?

You can take a train from Paris to Carcassonne via Nîmes in around 6 h. Alternatively, Ouibus operates a bus from Paris to Carcassonne hourly. Tickets cost $27 - $40 and the journey takes 11 h 35 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $400
Flights from Paris Orly to Toulouse via Nantes
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Paris Orly to Toulouse via Marseille
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$50 - $400
Flights from Paris CDG to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $420
Flights from Paris CDG to Toulouse via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $420
Flights from Paris CDG to Toulouse via Nantes
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Paris Orly to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $400
Flights from Paris Orly to Perpignan
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $650
Flights from Paris Orly to Castres
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $460
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $400
Flights from Paris Orly to Toulouse via Nantes
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Paris Orly to Toulouse via Marseille
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$50 - $400
Flights from Paris Orly to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $400
Flights from Paris Orly to Perpignan
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $650
Flights from Paris Orly to Castres
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $460
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Flights from Paris CDG to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $280
XL Airways France
Website
xl.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$40 - $150
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Nîmes
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$130 - $150
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$130 - $150
1st Class
$180 - $260
Train from Nîmes to Carcassonne
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$65 - $85
Train from Narbonne to Carcassonne
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
4 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
41 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$23 - $28
1st Class
$41 - $43
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Carcassonne
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $70
Train from Perpignan to Narbonne
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$18 - $23
1st Class
$32 - $36
SNCF
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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Nîmes to Carcassonne
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$45 - $75
Train from Paris Austerlitz to Carcassonne
Ave. Duration
10 h 37 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$100 - $150
1st Class
$150 - $240
Train from Narbonne to Carcassonne
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$16 - $23
1st Class
$20 - $35
Train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Carcassonne
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$19 - $28
1st Class
$26 - $40
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Carcassonne
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$27 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $60
Train from Perpignan to Narbonne
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$16 - $24
1st Class
$21 - $35
Train from Labruguiere to Toulouse-Matabiau
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $29
1st Class
$26 - $40
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Paris City Center - Bercy to Carcassonne
Ave. Duration
11 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
Ouibus
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Paris - Gallieni to Narbonne
Ave. Duration
13 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Schedules at
isilines.com

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