There are 3 ways to get from Portbou to Perpignan by train, bus or car
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Train • 37 min
$13 - $20
Bus • 1 h 35 min
$1 - $4
1 alternative option
Drive • 46 min
$6 - $10
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Portbou to Perpignan is to bus which costs 1€ - 3€ and takes 1 h 35 min.
The quickest way to get from Portbou to Perpignan is to train which costs 11€ - 17€ and takes 37 min.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Cerbères Mairie and arriving at Perpignan Mercader. Services depart three times a day, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 35 min.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Gare de Cerbère and arriving at Gare de Perpignan. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 37 min.
The distance between Portbou and Perpignan is 37 km. The road distance is 55.1 km.
The best way to get from Portbou to Perpignan without a car is to train which takes 37 min and costs 11€ - 17€.
The train from Gare de Cerbère to Gare de Perpignan takes 37 min including transfers and departs hourly.
Portbou to Perpignan bus services, operated by La Région Occitanie, depart from Cerbères Mairie station.
Portbou to Perpignan train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Gare de Cerbère station.
The best way to get from Portbou to Perpignan is to train which takes 37 min and costs 11€ - 17€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 1€ - 3€ and takes 1 h 35 min.
What companies run services between Portbou, Spain and Perpignan, France?
SNCF operates a train from Portbou to Perpignan hourly. Tickets cost $13 - $20 and the journey takes 37 min. Alternatively, La Région Occitanie operates a bus from Portbou to Perpignan 3 times a day. Tickets cost $1 - $4 and the journey takes 1 h 35 min.
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.
Train from Gare de Cerbère to Gare de Perpignan
- Ave. Duration
- 37 min
- Estimated price
- $13 - $20
- 2nd Class
- $13 - $20
- 1st Class
- $16 - $25
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More Questions & Answers
Portbou to Perpignan bus services, operated by La Région Occitanie, arrive at Perpignan Mercader station.
Portbou to Perpignan train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Gare de Perpignan station.
Yes, the driving distance between Portbou to Perpignan is 55 km. It takes approximately 46 min to drive from Portbou to Perpignan.
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