Transportation

Bus in Tours

Fil Bleu

Local trams and buses are run by Fil Bleu; many lines stop near the main hub, place Jean-Jaurès. Tickets are sold at tram stations, by bus drivers and at tabacs. Line C (Citadine) runs east–west through the city cen…
Train Station in Amboise

Train Station

The train station is 1.5km north of the château, on the opposite side of the Loire. Destinations include Blois (€7.20, 20 minutes, 15 to 20 daily), Tours (€5.70, 13 to 23 minutes, 13 to 22 daily) and Paris (€18.50 t…
Information in Tours

Accueil Vélo et Rando

At this innovative, government-financed resource centre for cyclists and hikers, opened in 2017, you can repair or tune up your bike (free), shower (€2), leave your stuff in a locker (€3 per day), and pick up free/f…
Bus in Tours

Rémi

Operates buses to destinations around the Indre-et-Loire département from Tours' intercity bus station (halte routière). Destinations include Amboise (one hour, eight daily Monday to Saturday), served by line C.
Bicycle Hire in Tours

Roue Lib'

Rents bicycles (helmet, visibility vest and breakdown service included); staff are happy to provide advice and route maps.
Bicycle Rental in Amboise

Cycles Richard

This veteran bike shop rents, repairs and sells bicycles. Situated directly across the river from the town centre.
Bicycle Rental in Amboise

Détours de Loire

Part of a Loire-wide bike-rental network. In an oval pavilion along the river, across from the tourist office.
Car Rental in Tours

Avis

Has offices at the train station, the St-Pierre-des-Corps TGV station and the airport (by reservation).
Airport in Tours

Tours–Val de Loire Airport

Linked to Dublin and London Stansted by Ryanair. Situated 6km northeast of the centre.
Bus Station in Tours

Intercity Bus Station

Tours' intercity bus station is in front of the train station.