There are 4 ways to get from Sarlat-la-Canéda to Carcassonne by bus, train or car

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Recommended option

Line 6 bus, train  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Take the line 6 bus from Sarlat La Canéda - Place Pasteur to Souillac 6
  2. Take the train from Souillac to Toulouse-Matabiau Ic
  3. Take the train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Carcassonne Ic / ...

$52 - $76

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Brive-la-Gaillarde to Toulouse
  2. Take the bus from Toulouse to Carcassonne N716

$34 - $49

2 alternative options

Train  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Siorac en Perigord to Agen
  2. Take the train from Agen to Carcassonne Ic

$66 - $95

Drive  •  2 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Sarlat-la-Canéda to Carcassonne 169.8 miles

$35 - $55

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The cheapest way to get from Sarlat-la-Canéda to Carcassonne is to bus which costs 29€ - 45€ and takes 7 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sarlat-la-Canéda to Carcassonne is to drive which costs 30€ - 45€ and takes 2 h 56 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Sarlat-la-Canéda to Carcassonne. However, there are services departing from Sarlat and arriving at Carcassonne via Siorac en Perigord and Agen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 35 min.

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The distance between Sarlat-la-Canéda and Carcassonne is 207 km. The road distance is 271.6 km.

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The best way to get from Sarlat-la-Canéda to Carcassonne without a car is to line 6 bus and train which takes 5 h 32 min and costs 40€ - 65€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 32 min to get from Sarlat-la-Canéda to Carcassonne, including transfers.

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Sarlat-la-Canéda to Carcassonne train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Siorac en Perigord station.

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The best way to get from Sarlat-la-Canéda to Carcassonne is to train which takes 5 h 35 min and costs 55€ - 85€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 29€ - 45€ and takes 7 h 55 min.

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Sarlat-la-Canéda to Carcassonne train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Carcassonne station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sarlat-la-Canéda to Carcassonne is 272 km. It takes approximately 2 h 56 min to drive from Sarlat-la-Canéda to Carcassonne.

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Map of how to get from Sarlat-la-Canéda to Carcassonne.
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  • Distance: 129.5 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 32 min

What companies run services between Sarlat-la-Canéda, France and Carcassonne, France?

You can take a train from Sarlat-la-Canéda to Carcassonne via Siorac en Perigord and Agen in around 5 h 35 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sarlat-la-Canéda to Carcassonne via Souillac, Brive-la-Gaillarde, and Toulouse in around 7 h 55 min.

Train operators
SNCF

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.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Souillac to Toulouse-Matabiau
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $65
Train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Carcassonne
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $29
1st Class
$26 - $40
Train from Siorac en Perigord to Agen
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$19 - $28
1st Class
$25 - $40
Train from Agen to Carcassonne
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $50
1st Class
$45 - $75
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Carcassonne
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $29
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$23 - $29
1st Class
$42 - $43
Bus operators
Trans Perigord
Phone
05 53 08 43 13
Email
transperigord@transdev.com
Website
transperigord.fr
Bus from Sarlat La Canéda - Place Pasteur to Souillac
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
transperigord.fr
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Brive-la-Gaillarde to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
isilines.com
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Toulouse to Carcassonne
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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