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There are 4 ways to get from Pau to Toulouse by bus, train, rideshare or car

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Bus  •  2h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Pau to Toulouse S786 / ...

10€ - 15€

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Train  •  2h 36m

  1. Take the train from Pau to Toulouse Matabiau Ter / ...

26€ - 55€

Rideshare  •  2h 37m

  1. Take the rideshare from Pau to Toulouse 192.5 km

10€ - 13€

Drive  •  1h 56m

  1. Drive from Pau to Toulouse 194.5 km

21€ - 35€

Pau to Toulouse by buses

The bus journey time between Pau and Toulouse is around 2h 22m and covers a distance of around 202 km. The fastest bus normally takes 2h 20m. Services are operated by FlixBus and Blablabus. Typically 17 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
2h 22m
Fastest bus time:
2h 20m
Buses per week:
17
Cheapest price:
10€
Carbon emissions:
25 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
13:10
Last bus departs at:
18:40

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Pau to Toulouse bus schedules

Pau → Toulouse
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Pau to Toulouse is to rideshare which costs 10€ - 13€ and takes 2h 37m.

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The quickest way to get from Pau to Toulouse is to drive which costs 21€ - 35€ and takes 1h 56m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Pau and arriving at Toulouse. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 20m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Pau and arriving at Toulouse Matabiau. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 36m.

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The distance between Pau and Toulouse is 149 km. The road distance is 194.5 km.

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The best way to get from Pau to Toulouse without a car is to bus which takes 2h 20m and costs 10€ - 15€.

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The bus from Pau to Toulouse takes 2h 20m including transfers and departs three times a day.

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Pau to Toulouse bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Pau station.

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Pau to Toulouse train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Pau station.

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The best way to get from Pau to Toulouse is to bus which takes 2h 20m and costs 10€ - 15€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 26€ - 55€ and takes 2h 36m.

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Map of how to get from Pau to Toulouse.
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  • Distance: 148.9 km
  • Duration: 2h 20m

What companies run services between Pau, France and Toulouse, France?

FlixBus operates a bus from Pau to Toulouse 3 times a day. Tickets cost 12€ - 15€ and the journey takes 2h 20m. Blablabus also services this route once daily. Alternatively, SNCF operates a train from Pau to Toulouse Matabiau every 4 hours. Tickets cost 26€ - 55€ and the journey takes 2h 36m.

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 Pau to Toulouse Matabiau
Ave. Duration
2h 36m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
26€ - 55€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
26€ - 40€
Rail 1st Class
35€ - 55€
Bus operators
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 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Pau to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
12€ - 15€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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 Pau - University to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
10€ - 13€
Website
Blablabus
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

Blablacar is a popular ridesharing platform with 70 million users over 22 (mostly European) countries. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility, you’ll get to your destination often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait to be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Pau to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
2h 37m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
10€ - 13€
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Pau to Toulouse bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Toulouse station.

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Pau to Toulouse train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Toulouse Matabiau station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Pau to Toulouse is 194 km. It takes approximately 1h 56m to drive from Pau to Toulouse.

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There are 230+ hotels available in Toulouse. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Pau and Toulouse. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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