Train in Avignon


There are between one and five direct Eurostar trains per week to from London St Pancras to Avignon (from €78, 5¾ hours); schedules tend to be reduced in low season. Non-direct services via Paris Gare du Nord are mu…
Train Station in Avignon

Gare Avignon TGV

High-speed intercity TGV trains zip past Avignon and stop at this futuristic train station, 4km southwest of the town in Courtine. There are hourly services to Paris Gare du Lyon, Nice and Marseille. To get into tow…
Parking in Avignon

Parking Palais des Papes

The handiest car-park for the town centre, and for visiting the Palais des Papes, this huge underground car-park beneath the place du Palais also offers reduced overnight parking with many of the intra-muros hotels.…
Bus Station in Orange

Bus Station

Useful lines operated by TransVaucluse serve Avignon (€2, Line 2.1, 45 minutes, two hourly Monday to Saturday, five or six on Sunday) and Vaison-la-Romaine (€2, Line 4, 45 minutes, every two hours Monday to Friday, …
Train Station in Avignon

Gare Avignon Centre

Non-TGV trains run straight into town and stop at the central train station, right opposite the southern gates of the old city. Local trains run to the TGV train station every 15 minutes (€1.60, six minutes).
Airport in Avignon

Aéroport Avignon-Provence

Avignon's little airport is in Caumont, 8km southeast of Avignon. Direct Flybe flights to Birmingham and Southampton in the UK. TCRA Bus 30 runs regularly into Avignon.
Parking in Avignon

Parking des Italiens

The city has 1150 free parking spaces at Parking des Italiens, which is under surveillance and served by a free shuttle bus (hours at TCRA).
Bus in Avignon


Tickets (€1.40) are sold on board. Buses run from 7am till about 8pm. The main transfer points are Poste (main post office) and place Pie. For Villeneuve-lès-Avignon, take bus 5.
Bicycle Rental in L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue

Trujibike Luberon

Bike rental and repairs. Rentals include repair kit, pump, lock and helmet. They also deliver to most areas around L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue. It's about 1km east of the old town.
Bus in Avignon

TCRA Bus 30 to/from Airport

TCRA bus 30 (25 minutes) goes from near Gare Avignon Centre station and the post office to/from the airport. The journey takes about 35 minutes.