There are 2 ways to get from Pau to Candanchú by train, bus or car

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Train, bus  •  2 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Croix du Prince to Oloron Ste Marie
  2. Take the bus from Oloron-Sainte-Marie Gare to Somport - Douane

$23 - $31

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Pau to Candanchú 58.6 miles

$12 - $19

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The distance between Pau and Candanchú is 58 km. The road distance is 93.7 km.

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The best way to get from Pau to Candanchú without a car is to train and bus which takes 2 h 51 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 51 min to get from Pau to Candanchú, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Pau to Candanchú is 94 km. It takes approximately 1 h 28 min to drive from Pau to Candanchú.

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There are 307+ hotels available in Candanchú. Prices start at $52 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Pau to Candanchú.
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  • Distance: 36.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 51 min

What companies run services between Pau, France and Candanchú, Spain?

There is no direct connection from Pau to Candanchú. However, you can take the train to Oloron Ste Marie, take the walk to Oloron-Sainte-Marie Gare, then take the bus to Somport - Douane. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Candanchú.

Train operators

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.

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Contact Details
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Train from Croix du Prince to Oloron Ste Marie
Ave. Duration
32 min
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $18
2nd Class
$12 - $18
1st Class
$15 - $23
Bus operators
Car Aquitaine
+33 (0)5 57 57 80 00
Bus from Oloron-Sainte-Marie Gare to Somport - Douane
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Schedules at

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