St-Pierre in detail

Flights & getting there


Air Mauritius and Air Austral operate daily flights between Saint-Pierre-Pierrefonds International Airport, 5km west of St-Pierre, and Mauritius.

Air Austral

Air Mauritius


St-Pierre is an important transport hub. Car Jaune has a long-haul bus stop at the long-distance bus station west of town.

Buses to/from St-Denis run frequently along the west coast via St-Louis and St-Gilles-les-Bains (1½ hours, €2) or direct via the Route des Tamarins if it's a Z'éclair service (line ZO, one hour, €5).

There are also three services a day to St-Benoît via Plaine-des-Palmistes (line S2, two hours, €2) and six services around the south coast through Manapany-les-Bains, St-Joseph and St-Philippe (line S1, 2½ hours, €2).

There are also three daily buses to Entre-Deux (line S5). For Cilaos, change in St-Louis.