Arras in detail

Flights & getting there


Arras is setting up a shared bicycle scheme; contact the tourist office for details.


Major car-hire companies are located by the train station.


Alliance Arras Taxis Can take you to Somme battlefield sites (such as Vimy).


Arras' station is 750m southeast of the two main squares.

Amiens €13.10, 45 minutes, five to 10 daily

Lens €4.60, 15 minutes, up to two per hour

Lille-Flandres €11.50, 40 minutes, up to two per hour

Paris Gare du Nord (TGV) €33, one hour, seven to 13 daily