Getting there

You can get to Carcassonne from Collioure, Argeles sur mer and Esperaza. Best price and travel duration below.

From Marseille 03:09 € 15
From Toulouse 00:41 € 11
From Montpellier 01:29 € 19
From Collioure 01:57 € 15
From Argeles Sur Mer 01:51 € 14
From Esperaza 00:56 € 9
From Villenouvelle 00:40 € 11
From Narbonne 00:26 € 9

Getting around

From Carcassonne, you can travel to nearby cities and towns. Best price and travel duration below.

To Narbonne 00:37 € 9
To Villenouvelle 00:53 € 11
To Esperaza 00:56 € 9
To Toulouse 01:25 € 15
To Collioure 02:09 € 15
To Argeles Sur Mer 04:01 € 22
To Marseille 06:26 € 43
To Montpellier 06:40 € 45

Carcassonne city guide

Carcassonne, a fortified French town

Carcassonne is a fortified town located in the heart of the Toulouse-Montpellier-Perpignan triangle. The town rich of 2000 years if history is home to two UNESCO world heritage sites: the Canal du Midi and the medieval town. Carcassonne is best known for its skyline which is famous in worldwide. The town is located in the plains of the lower valley of Aude and is easily accessible by train from Montpellier.

When you are there

1. Things to do and see

2. Eat and drink

3. Shopping

4. Information for tourists

Carcassonne station(s)

Trains are convenient way to reach any town and city in Europe. All main towns have a railway station, while major cities have more than two railway stations. Nearly all railway stations are located in the city centre. Check our map to locate railway station(s) in Carcassonne.

Carcassonne railway station(s)


Address: 1 bd Maréchal Joffre 11000 Carcassonne

Opening hours: Monday to Friday: 5:15am to 12:15am
Saturday and Sunday: 5:15am to 12:15am
Public holidays: 5:15am to 12:15am

Trains operating in and from this station:
High speed trains (TGV), Regional trains (TER).
SNCF rail agents, Tourist office, Facilities for disabled persons, Lost and found, ATM.


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Customer reviews

"Quick, Fast and Cheap!!"

  Paul n. 
We were going to Limoux in France and this was SO much better and cheaper than flying (from Australia) to Paris and training down. The train trip from Barcelona to Carcassonne was fantastic.