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How to come to Béarn des Gaves ?

As the old adage goes, all roads lead…
to Béarn des Gaves!

BY TRAIN

Dislike driving long distances, prefer to relax on the way, or want to reduce your carbon footprint? Whatever your reasons, coming to Béarn des Gaves by train is perfectly feasible. And, while it might require a little more organisation than driving, you’ll discover Béarn des Gaves differently and in a more leisurely way. Be aware that there isn’t a lot of public transport here; however, car-sharing, taxis, electric bikes (from Salies-de-Béarn) and weekly excursions are all options for exploring the Béarnaise countryside.

For arriving and leaving, there’s a bus service linking the nearest train stations with Salies-de-Béarn (Casino bus stop) and Sauveterre-de-Béarn (Place Royale). For Navarrenx, you’ll need to take a taxi or car share.

Three stations serve Béarn des Gaves :

  • Dax (40 km). From there, there’s a bus link to Salies-de-Béarn (Casino) and Sauveterre-de-Béarn (Place Royale) : the Dax-Puyoo-Mauléon route.
  • Orthez (15 km). From there, there’s a bus to Salies-de-Béarn (Place Royale) : route 809 Orthez to Saint Palais operated by Transports 64.
  • Puyoô (8km). Two buses serve this station and Salies-de-Béarn (Casino) and Sauveterre-de-Béarn (Place Royale).
  • A regional bus: route Dax-Puyoo-Mauléon.
  • A departmental bus: the Transport 64 bus 809 Orthez to Saint Palais

 

BY AIR

Many people travel to Béarn des Gaves by plane.

The 2 nearest airports are Pau and Biarritz.

From Pau airport (40km)

Then taxi
Or shuttle bus P20 Idelis between the airport and the SNCF station
Then : train, or bus 801 Pau-Orthez
Then bus 809 Orthez-Saint-Palais to reach Salies-de-Béarn (Casino) or Sauveterre-de-Béarn (Place Royale).

Or taxi to Navarrenx.

From Biarritz airport (60 km)

Then taxi
Or bus C Chronoplus from the airport to Biarritz station, then train to Dax or Puyoô, then bus (see section BY TRAIN)

TAXI

Taxi LGL, which covers the Salies-de-Béarn area
05 59 65 06 76 or 06 67 66 08 49

Taxis Chaubert, which covers the Navarrenx area
05 59 66 02 50 or 06 31 24 86 06

All that’s left to say is “Bon Voyage”. See you soon in Béarn des Gaves !

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