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RyanAir and/or Easyjet fly into Perpignan
(35mins N), Girona (90mins S), Carcassonne (1hr NW), Toulouse or Montpellier (both 2hrs away) from most European countries.
include Ryanair, Flybe, EasyJet, BA and Air France.
From airports you can hire a car, shuttle bus/taxi to the
nearest train station, or from Girona airport take a bus - Perpicat
goes right to Collioure.
Collioure - your base
Girona and Barcelona are RyanAir
hubs - making Collioure ideally suited as a base from where you can explore much
of EU and beyond via cheap air travel. Hire cars, trains and regional buses are well suited for discovering southern France, Spain and Andorra.
for timetables and reservations.
Paris-Perpignan ~4.5hrs, then Perpignan-Collioure 20mins. House/Studio - an easy 8min walk from the train station.
Regionally there is a one euro train trip from Perpignan to Villefranche de Conflent making it a 'cheap', accessible and great (with absolutely wonderful up there) day out
Barcelona is just a 50 min train ride from Perpignan to Barcelona.
A day trip from Collioure is now possible.
Note - There are two routes - one via Perpignan using the French TGV fast-train system or the slower coastal route which requires both the
French SNCF system to the border town of Cerbere or over to the Spanish border town of Port Bou (or Portbou in Spain)
and then using the Spanish rail site called Rodalies
to get to Spanish destinations http://rodalies.gencat.cat/en/horaris/you can still take the regional rail line to Barcelona from Collioure or use it to do a day trip down to Figueres and Girona).
is an excellent way for estimating and planning
routes. Airports within 2hrs driving time to Collioure include:
Perpignan, Girona, Carcassonne, Montpellier, Béziers and Barcelona.
Use the 1euro regional bus to explore the region. The latest timetables
for the village and region. Our region is Ligne 400.
Explore the region and view where you can go
using the 1 euro bus. If you have further questions then ask at the Tourist Office - they speak English