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Travel Information

If all you are looking for are the directions from Auch, then please see Directions from Auch.

By Air

Many airports now serve the area.  The closest and largest is Toulouse (Blagnac) which is an hour east of Auch. There has, however, been a huge expansion in low cost flights to the South West of France over the last few years and there are now flights from the United Kingdom to 7 airports that are within two and a half hours. The following table gives a list of those airports together with the approximate driving time and road distance to Peyloubere.

Airport Approximate Driving Time Approximate Road Distance DSC_0509.JPG (2984785 bytes)
Toulouse One hour 76 km
Tarbes - Lourdes One hour 78 km
Pau One and a half hours 105 km
Carcassonne Two hours 175 km
Bordeaux Two hours or more 220 km
Bergerac Two and a half hours 168 km
Biarritz Two and a half hours 260 km

Although Toulouse and Bordeaux are by far the largest of the above airports, they all have international facilities such as car hire and cash dispensers.

The details of those airlines flying to the above airports changes every few weeks. Timetables are sometimes seasonal and in some cases there may only be one flight a day, or flights on only some days of the week so be sure to check with the airline concerned for up to date information.

Airline from to website
British Airways London Gatwick Bordeaux
London Heathrow Toulouse
Ryanair London Stansted Carcassonne , Pau, Biarritz & Bergerac
Luton Bergerac
Liverpool Carcassonne & Bergerac
East Midlands Carcassonne & Bergerac
Birmingham Biarritz
Bristol Pau & Bergerac
Edingburgh Bordeaux & Carcassonne
Leeds Carcassonne
Bournemouth Carcassonne
Dublin Carcassonne & Biarritz
Shannon Carcassonne
Cork Carcassonne
EasyJet London Gatwick Toulouse & Biaritz
Bristol Toulouse, Bordeaux & Biarritz
Luton Bordeaux
Liverpool Bordeaux
Flybe Gatwick Bergerac
Birmingham Bergerac
Edinburgh Bergerac
Exeter Bergerac
Southampton Bordeaux & Bergerac
Jet2 Edinburgh Toulouse
Belfast Toulouse
Leeds Toulouse & Bergerac
Bmibaby Manchester Toulouse & Bordeaux
Aer Lingus Dublin Toulouse & Bordeaux
Pyrenees Direct Manchester Tarbes

By Rail

There is a regular service between Paris (Austerlitz) and Toulouse throughout the year, including the night train with either first or second class couchettes.

Rail travel in France SNCF,
Le Shuttle Eurotunnel
Eurostar Eurostar

Car Hire

Hertz, Avis and Europcar operate from both Toulouse airport and station.  Reservations can be made through their UK offices. These and others also operate out of Auch.

By Bicycle

For holidaymakers who would like to arrive by bicycle or who wish to make Peyloubère a centre for exploring the area on two wheels, Lyn Eyb offers general info and advice about organising cycling holidays in France - find details on - the website is a mine of information and useful contacts.

By Road

The quickest route between Calais and Toulouse via Paris is 900 km and takes 9 1/2 hours.  The route is by autoroute - Calais, Paris, Orleans, Tours, Poitiers (Futuroscope makes a good stopover!), Bordeaux then leave autoroute A62 at Agen and take the N.21 to Auch. 

The route from Cherbourg to Toulouse is slightly shorter at 882 km (9 hours). 

There are several routes using a combination of autoroute and RN roads which pass through wonderful scenery and many lovely towns.  It is recommended that two days are taken for these with an overnight stop around Orleans or at Poitiers.  The following give an outline of just a few of the possible routes.

From Calais

either or or
A16 Calais, Abbeville, Amiens, Paris A26 Calais - Arras then the A1 to Paris Avoiding Paris - A16 Calais, Abbeville then A28 to Rouen, then N154 to Chartres via Evreux and Dreux.  
A10 to Orleans A10 to Orleans Then either continue on N154 to Orleans OR .......
A71 to Vierzon then A20 to Cheateauroux N20 to Vierzon then D918 to Issoudun and N151 to Chateauroux From Chartres, take the N10 to Chateaudun, then the D924 to Blois and the D956 to Chateauroux

Take the N20 and A20 to Limoges and then:

either or
take the N21 to Perigueux, Bergerac, Agen and Auch. take N20 and A20 to Brive-la-Gaillarde and on to Souillac, Cahors and Montauban.  From Montauban, take the D928 and N124 to Auch.  

However you eventually get to Auch, it is then only a few minutes drive to Peyloubčre. The directions are given on: Directions from Auch