Getting there and public transports

GETTING THERE

BY CAR

From Bordeaux: motorway A65 to Pau, then A64 motorway to Tarbes and then Lourdes and then direct (A) road to Argelès-Gazost.
From Toulouse: A64 motorway to Tarbes, then Lourdes then direct (A) road to Argelès-Gazost.

Beware!
In winter, some mountain passes including the Col du Tourmalet are closed to traffic.
More info: Traffic Info and Snow reports 


CAR SHARING

Car sharing is a friendly, economical and environmentally friendly way to travel!
Why not try it! Many Internet sites allow you to upload or check available carshare routes.


BY TRAIN

Lourdes SNCF train station, then transfer by bus or taxi.

"Accès Plus" is a free service that welcomes disabled people and people with reduced mobility to the station and accompanies them to their seat on the train.

Service available 7 days a week from 7am to 10pm. Contact:

By phone: 3635 then type 45 or say "service" then "Accès Plus".
By email: accesplus@sncf.fr
By internet: oui.sncf (https://www.oui.sncf/train/services-train/acces-plus)
Special service for the deaf and hard of hearing: call adapted to the deaf with subtitles and online chat.


AIRPORTS

1 international airport 24 km away
• Tarbes-Lourdes-Pyrénées (TLP) airport is located in Juillan, 24 km from Argelès-Gazost.
• The TLP airport is served by regular flights from Paris-Orly, Brussels, London Stansted, Milan Bergamo, Rome, Dublin and Krakow.
Schedules of the airport shuttle.

7 international airports within a radius of 250 km
• Pau Pyrenees, Toulouse, Biarritz-Anglet, Carcassonne, Bordeaux, Bilbao, Barcelona

Tarbes-Lourdes-Pyrénées airport is located 27 km from the Gavarnie Valleys

Adapted to the reception of people with disabilities. Thanks to a collaboration with the Hospitalité ND de Lourdes, the teams are trained to ensure the comfort of passengers. Lifting trucks, dedicated rest rooms, lifts, provision of wheelchairs.

An assistance service is available: to be requested at least 2 hours before the flight (assistance request to be made to the airline or travel agency).

05 62 32 92 22 - 65290 Juillan

TRANSPORTS

PUBLIC TRANSPORT

Argelès-Gazost | Pierrefitte-Nestalas | Luz-Saint-Sauveur | Barèges | Cauterets
- Tarbes | Lourdes | Argelès-Gazost | Pierrefitte-Nestalas | Luz-Saint-Sauveur | Barèges
- Tarbes | Lourdes | Argelès-Gazost | Pierrefitte-Nestalas | Cauterets
Line 965 : consult the line

Gavarnie - Gèdre
- Tarbes | Lourdes | Argelès-Gazost | Pierrefitte-Nestalas | Luz-Saint-Sauveur | Gèdre | Gavarnie 
Line 965 (PRM accessible) , runs from June to September and from December to March.

Val d'Azun | Arrens-Marsous
- Val d'Azun | Argelès-Gazost | Lourdes
Transport on request by reservation on 0800 65 65 00 (free number).
Ma Ligne : consult the line


BUS SERVICE

Guiraud Voyages
Guiraud Voyages Selectour Balaïtour travel agency (Argelès-Gazost), touring coaches and transport of cyclists, bicycles and luggage.
+33 (0)5 62 90 33 55 | +33 (0)6 71 27 89 65
More informations


SKI RESORT SHUTTLE BUSES

Airport shuttles are available during the respective ski resorts’ opening dates.
• Shuttles on departure from Tarbes-Lourdes airport : www.tlp.aeroport.fr
• Shuttles on departure from Pau Pyrénées airport : www.altibus.com
 Consult all shuttle schedules from airports.

On departure from train stations
• Shuttles from Lourdes and Tarbes train stations : check the timetable.

Barèges - Grand Tourmalet
• Barèges to Tournaboup car park (ski area). Runs daily. Free of charge.
• Tournaboup car park (ski area) to Lienz. Runs daily. 1€ / pers. / way.
• Check the timetable.

Gavarnie-Gèdre
• Luz-Saint-Sauveur - Pragnères - Gèdre - Gavarnie - ski area. Runs daily during school holidays, also weekends outside school holidays. Free of charge (with a valid lift pass).
• Check the timetable.

Cauterets - Pont d'Espagne local shuttle
• Cauterets to Pont d'Espagne. Sale of transport tickets at the bus station of Cauterets ( ACTL Caralliance Office)
• Check the timetable.

Luz Ardiden local shuttle
• Luz-Saint-Sauveur - Saint-Sauveur - Sazos - Grust - ski area. Runs daily. Free of charge.
• Check the timetable  - Check the timetable of february holiday


TAXIS

Argelès-Gazost | Val d'Azun
Argelès Taxi : +33 (0)6 84 18 71 61
Taxi du Lavedan : +33 (0)5 62 97 00 11

Pierrefitte-Nestalas
Taxi Les Cimes : +33 (0)6 07 60 99 73 / +33 (0)5 62 92 20 20   

Barèges | Luz Saint-Sauveur 
Taxi Lavantès : +33 (0)6 33 63 71 20     
Taxi Caussieu : +33 (0)6 80 14 42 02 / +33 (0)5 62 92 97 56   

Gavarnie-Gèdre
Taxi Bruzaud : +33 (0)6 08 00 44 61 / +33 (0)5 62 92 47 30 

Cauterets
Taxi Houssat : +33 (0)6 12 91 83 19 

Lourdes
Alliance Taxi Lourdes : +33 (0)5 62 46 14 61 
Taxis Services Lourdes : +33 (0)5 62 42 08 08


VTC

Argelès-Gazost
Guiraud Voyage : +33 (0)5 62 90 33 55 | +33 (0)6 71 27 89 65
More informations


TOURIST VEHICLE RENTAL AGENCIES

Argelès-Gazost
Carrefour Location : Route du Stade +33 (0)5 62 97 21 89

Lourdes
Avis : 33 av. de la gare +33 (0)5 62 42 12 97
Carrefour Location : 11 r Lucien Pourxet +33 (0)5 62 42 76 30
Centre E. Leclerc : av. François Abadie +33 (0)5 62 42 77 84
Europcar : 33 av. de la gare +33 (0)5 62 56 33 83
Rent a Car : 12 rue Maransin Maison Pelerin +33 (0)5 62 45 32 95
Renault Rent : Rond-point route de Bagnères +33 (0)5 62 42 74 74

ASSOCIATION FOR THE LENDING OF ADAPTED VEHICLES FOR THE DISABLED

Trans'hand 65 :

https://www.transhand-65.fr/
Association : 05 62 93 44 45
Reservation: 07 82 23 32 34
8 bis Rue du IV Septembre, 65000 Tarbes


MOUTAIN AND ROAD BIKE RENTAL

Cycl'in Pyrenees (road bikes, MTB, electric bikes) 05 62 97 55 78 - Argelès-Gazost More info
L'étape des Pyrénées (road bikes, MTB, elec. bikes) 05 62 92 29 31 - Argelès-Gazost More info
Locavelo (MTB & Hybrid/all terrain - adult and kids) 05 62 92 75 32 - Pierrefitte-Nestalas More info
Six Deux Vélo (road bike and MTB, classic and electric) 06 43 51 72 17 - Argelès-Gazost More info
Mont'A Vélo (hire and tours with MTB, classical or electric) 06 32 22 57 37 - Argelès-Gazost More info
Luz Bike Pyrenees (hire and tours - road bike or MTB, classical or elec. and fatbikes) 07 67 99 72 10 - Luz St-Sauveur More info
Ardiden Vélos (Road bike, MTB & enduro) 06 09 55 31 02 - Luz St-Sauveur
Tourmalet Bikes (road bike and MTB) 06 28 52 41 47 - Luz St-Sauveur
Gran Tourmalet Bike Tours (vélo, VTT) 06 80 07 15 69 - Luz St-Sauveur
Vélo Express, Atelier Mobile (repair at home and on site) 06 49 30 16 14 - Esquièze-Sère, near de Luz St-Sauveur


SERVICE/PETROL STATIONS

Argelès-Gazost
Carrefour Market | Route du stade
Total Access  | 27 av. des Pyrénées
Elan  | 32 av. Charles de Gaulle

Arrens-Marsous
Clid Express | Route d'Azun

Barèges
Elan  | 4 place Urbain Cazaux

Cauterets
Carrefour Montagne  | 39 route de Pierrefitte

Vallée de Luz-Saint-Sauveur
Elan  | Esquièze-Sère 21 av. de Barèges
EURL Yves Crépel  | Saligos lieu dit Larise


CONNECTED LUGGAGE SERVICE

Take advantage of a connected luggage service at Pierrefitte-Nestalas allowing you to leave your luggage in complete security for the duration of your visit or your activities.
Address: Old train station, 65260 Pierrefitte-Nestalas

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