Easy access

It is so easy to come to Arcachon or the Arcachon Convention Centre!

There are several means of transport at your disposal. The simplest and most ecological is the train.

Plan d'accés Arcachon 

By rail:

  • Three return TGV (high speed) Paris-Arcachon trains daily
  • 22 return TGV Paris-Bordeaux trains daily
  • 28 Bordeaux-Arcachon return trains with the TER Aquitaine express
  • 2 minutes from Arcachon station
  • 50 minutes from Bordeaux, 3h from Toulouse, 4h from Paris (3h with the LGV)

By air:

  • 23 flights daily to Paris
  • 45 regular destinations served
  • Billi: a low-cost hub with numerous daily flights
  • Bordeaux-Mérignac international airport is  45 minutes from Arcachon by taxi or rented car
  • A shuttle operates a 30 minutes DIRECT connection (in normal traffic conditions) between Bordeaux Airport and Train Station, every day, all year round.

By road:

  • Less than one hour from Bordeaux
  • Two hours from the Spanish border (Bayonne)
  • Less than 3 hours from Toulouse
  • 6 hours from Paris



Free or toll parking depending on the season, with a pass system reserved for clients of the Convention Centre (on request at reception)

  • A 600-vehicle underground car park in the city centre (access via Rue Jehenne)
  • Parking space for 10-seater bus, free of charge
  • Station car park for 250 vehicles, with charge
  • Park and Ride at the entrance to the town, then shuttle bus to the town centre, free of charge (summer season) 

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