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Recommended option

Train, bus  •  3h 51m

  1. Take the train from Paris Austerlitz to Chateauroux Intercités
  2. Take the bus from Châteauroux Gare Routière to La Châtre Champ de Foire F / ...

€35 - €65

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7h 46m

  1. Take the bus from Paris to Bourges 727
  2. Take the bus from Bourges Gare Routière to Châteauroux Gare Routière V

€20 - €23

1 alternative option

Drive  •  3h 2m

  1. Drive from Paris Bercy to La Châtre 300.2 km

€30 - €50

Paris to La Châtre by train and bus

The journey time between Paris and La Châtre is around 4h 52m and covers a distance of around 299 km. The fastest journey normally takes 3h 19m. Operated by SNCF and Rémi, the Paris to La Châtre service departs from Paris Austerlitz and arrives in La Châtre Champ de Foire. Typically 33 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
4h 52m
Fastest journey time:
3h 19m
Journey distance:
299 km
Services per week:
33
Cheapest price:
€35
Carbon emissions:
18 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:41
Last service departs at:
19:41

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Paris to La Châtre train and bus schedules

Paris → La Châtre
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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
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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

Wearing a face mask on public transport in La Châtre is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in La Châtre is 1 metre.

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

Last updated: 21 Jul 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Paris to La Châtre is to bus, which costs €20 - €23 and takes 7h 46m.

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The quickest way to get from Paris to La Châtre is to drive which costs €30 - €50 and takes 3h 2m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Paris to La Châtre. However, there are services departing from Paris and arriving at La Châtre Champ de Foire via Bourges Gare Routière and Châteauroux Gare Routière. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 46m.

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The distance between Paris and La Châtre is 254 km. The road distance is 300.2 km.

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The best way to get from Paris to La Châtre without a car is to train and bus which takes 3h 51m and costs €30 - €70.

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It takes approximately 3h 51m to get from Paris to La Châtre, including transfers.

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Paris to La Châtre bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Paris station.

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Paris to La Châtre bus services, operated by Rémi, arrive at Châteauroux Gare Routière station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Paris to La Châtre is 300 km. It takes approximately 3h 2m to drive from Paris to La Châtre.

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There are 14+ hotels available in La Châtre. Prices start at €75 per night.

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  • Distance: 254.4 km
  • Duration: 3h 51m

What companies run services between Paris, France and La Châtre, Centre-Val de Loire, France?

You can take a bus from Paris Bercy to La Châtre via Bourges Gare Routière and Châteauroux Gare Routière in around 7h 46m.

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 Paris Austerlitz to Chateauroux
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€30 - €65
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€30 - €45
Rail 1st Class
€40 - €65
Bus operators
Rémi
Phone
+33 2 38 70 30 30
Email
pole-internet@regioncentre.fr
Website
remi-centrevaldeloire.fr
Bus from Châteauroux Gare Routière to La Châtre Champ de Foire
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€3
Website
Rémi
Bus from Bourges Gare Routière to Châteauroux Gare Routière
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€3
Website
Rémi
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).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Paris to Bourges
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€14 - €17
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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