Carcassonne to York - 10 ways to travel via train, bus, and night train, and car
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There are 10 ways to get from Carcassonne to York by train, bus, night train, night bus, car, car train, car ferry or plane

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Train  •  11h 54m

  1. Take the train from Carcassonne to Montpellier Saint-Roch Ter / ...
  2. Take the train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Lille-Europe 1
  3. Take the train from Lille Europe to London St. Pancras Int. Eil
  4. Take the train from London Kings Cross to York

£336 - £938

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Bus, train  •  26h 28m

  1. Take the bus from Carcassonne to Toulouse
  2. Take the bus from Toulouse to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
  3. Take the bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to London - Victoria Coach Station
  4. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street
  5. Take the train from Leeds to York

£48 - £158

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Night train, train  •  15h 40m

  1. Take the night train from Carcassonne to Paris Austerlitz
  2. Take the train from Paris Nord to London St Pancras Eurostar Eil
  3. Take the train from London Kings Cross to York

£206 - £657

Bus, night bus, night train  •  26h 56m

  1. Take the bus from Carcassonne to Toulouse
  2. Take the night bus from Toulouse to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
  3. Take the night bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to London, London Victoria Coach Station
  4. Take the night train from London Euston to York

£100 - £118

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  14h 45m

  1. Drive from Carcassonne to Calais-Fréthun
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
  3. Drive from Folkestone to York

£272 - £336

Drive, car ferry  •  15h 58m

  1. Drive from Carcassonne to Calais
  2. Take the car ferry from Calais to Dover
  3. Drive from Dover to York

£206 - £296

Train to Toulouse, fly to Leeds Bradford, train  •  10h 27m

  1. Take the train from Carcassonne to Toulouse Matabiau
  2. Fly from Toulouse (TLS) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) TLS - LBA
  3. Take the train from Leeds to York

£67 - £312

Train to Toulouse, fly to Manchester, train  •  10h 32m

  1. Take the train from Carcassonne to Toulouse Matabiau
  2. Fly from Toulouse (TLS) to Manchester (MAN) TLS - MAN
  3. Take the train from Manchester Airport to York

£64 - £177

Train to Toulouse, fly to London Heathrow, train  •  8h 41m

  1. Take the train from Carcassonne to Toulouse Matabiau
  2. Fly from Toulouse (TLS) to London Heathrow (LHR) TLS - LHR
  3. Take the train from London Kings Cross to York

£75 - £387

Train, train to Barcelona, fly to Manchester  •  11h 19m

  1. Take the train from Carcassonne to Narbonne
  2. Take the train from Narbonne to Barcelona-Sants
  3. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Manchester (MAN) BCN - MAN
  4. Take the train from Manchester Airport to York

£81 - £181

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The cheapest way to get from Carcassonne to York is to bus and train which costs 55€ - 190€ and takes 26h 28m.

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The quickest way to get from Carcassonne to York is to train and fly which costs 85€ - 450€ and takes 8h 41m.

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No, there is no direct train from Carcassonne to York. However, there are services departing from Carcassonne and arriving at York via Montpellier Saint-Roch, Lille Europe and London Kings Cross. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 54m.

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The distance between Carcassonne and York is 763 miles.

The best way to get from Carcassonne to York without a car is to train which takes 11h 54m and costs 380€ - 1100€.

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It takes approximately 11h 54m to get from Carcassonne to York, including transfers.

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Carcassonne to York train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Carcassonne station.

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There is no direct flight from Toulouse Airport to Leeds Bradford Airport. The quickest flight takes 5h 20m and has one stopover.

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York is 1h behind Carcassonne. It is currently 4:05 AM in Carcassonne and 3:05 AM in York.

Carcassonne to York train services, operated by LNER, arrive at York station.

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Map of how to get from Carcassonne to York.
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  • Distance: 763 miles
  • Duration: 11h 54m

What companies run services between Carcassonne, France and York, England?

You can take a train from Carcassonne to York via Montpellier Saint-Roch, Lille-Europe, Lille Europe, London St. Pancras Int., and London Kings Cross in around 11h 54m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Toulouse to Leeds Bradford via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£110 - £400
Flights from Toulouse to Manchester via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£85 - £300
Flights from Toulouse to London Heathrow via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£75 - £360
Flights from Barcelona to Manchester via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£120 - £300
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Toulouse to Manchester via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£70 - £240
Flights from Toulouse to London Heathrow via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£70 - £210
Flights from Barcelona to Manchester via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£120 - £300
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Toulouse to Leeds Bradford via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 12m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£110 - £400
Flights from Toulouse to Leeds Bradford via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£40 - £290
Flights from Toulouse to Leeds Bradford via Geneva
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£45 - £300
Flights from Barcelona to Manchester
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£30 - £210
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Toulouse to Leeds Bradford via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
When
Monday
Estimated price
£27 - £130
Flights from Toulouse to Manchester via Sevilla
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£24 - £100
Flights from Barcelona to Manchester
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
£17 - £80
Flights from Barcelona to Manchester via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£17 - £80
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Toulouse to Manchester via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£55 - £270
Flights from Toulouse to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Every day
Estimated price
£35 - £230
Flights from Barcelona to Manchester via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
£100 - £320
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Toulouse to Manchester via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£45 - £180
Flights from Toulouse to Manchester via Paris Orly, Geneva
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
£55 - £200
Flights from Barcelona to Manchester
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£40 - £95
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Toulouse to Manchester via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
£85 - £420
Flights from Toulouse to Manchester via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£85 - £400
Flights from Barcelona to Manchester via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£160 - £280
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Toulouse to Manchester via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
£65 - £320
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Barcelona to Manchester
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£30 - £170
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Barcelona to Manchester via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£110 - £290
Train operators
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Carcassonne to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£17 - £40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
£17 - £25
Rail 1st Class
£25 - £40
Night train from Carcassonne to Paris Austerlitz
Ave. Duration
9h 39m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
£80 - £150
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
£80 - £120
Rail 1st Class
£100 - £150
Train from Carcassonne to Toulouse Matabiau
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£10 - £25
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
£10 - £16
Rail 1st Class
£17 - £25
Train from Carcassonne to Narbonne
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£7 - £20
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
£7 - £11
Rail 1st Class
£13 - £20
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Carcassonne to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£30 - £40
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
£33 - £39
1st Class
£30 - £36
Train from Carcassonne to Toulouse Matabiau
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£22 - £35
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
£26 - £31
1st Class
£22 - £26
Train from Carcassonne to Narbonne
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£17 - £27
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
£23 - £27
1st Class
£17 - £21
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Lille-Europe
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
£220 - £390
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Carcassonne to Narbonne
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£19 - £35
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Phone
+44 343 218 6186
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Lille Europe to London St. Pancras Int.
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£75 - £300
Website
Eurostar
Business Premier
£260 - £300
Standard
£75 - £90
Standard Premier
£110 - £150
Train from Paris Nord to London St Pancras Eurostar
Ave. Duration
2h 27m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£100 - £300
Website
Eurostar
Business Premier
£270 - £300
Standard
£100 - £130
Standard Premier
£140 - £180
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from London Kings Cross to York
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£24 - £210
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£24 - £35
Anytime Day Single
£90 - £130
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£140 - £210
Train from Leeds to York
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£3 - £60
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£3 - £5
Anytime Day Single
£26 - £40
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£40 - £60
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Leeds to York
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£13 - £20
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
£8 - £12
Off-Peak Day Single
£9 - £14
Anytime Day Single
£13 - £20
Train from Manchester Airport to York
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£27 - £45
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
£12 - £18
Off-Peak Day Single
£20 - £35
Anytime Day Single
£27 - £45
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£131
Website
Eurotunnel
Renfe SNCF
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Train from Narbonne to Barcelona-Sants
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£30 - £50
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Carcassonne to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£6 - £8
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from Toulouse to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£28 - £35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to London, London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
9h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£22 - £27
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Toulouse to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£17 - £21
Website
Blablabus
Bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to London - Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
£13 - £17
Website
Blablabus
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£8 - £12
Website
National Express
Ferry operators
DFDS Seaways
Phone
+45 33 42 30 10
Email
incoming@dfdsseaways.dk​​
Website
dfds.com
Car ferry from Calais to Dover
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£65 - £85
Website
dfds.co.uk
Standard Car - Economy
£65 - £85
Standard Car - Flexi
£100 - £130

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easyJet, Ryanair, Jet2.com and two other airlines offer flights from Toulouse Airport to Leeds Bradford Airport.

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