Getting there

Flights

There are budget flights by Ryanair, FlyBe and EasyJet to Perpignan, Girona, Beziers, Barcelona and Carcassone from several UK airports, and BA fly to Toulouse about 2.5 hours away.

Directions

From Perpignan airport take the route avoiding the city centre and follow the signs for the N114 direction Elne and onwards to Collioure Girona airport is situated adjacent to the motorway which runs between Spain and France. Join the motorway heading East towards La Jonquera and France. From the first exit (43) on the French side of the border at Le Boulou, the upgraded D618 links with the N 114 direct to Collioure.

Beziers Airport is situated a few miles from the Autoroute A9 (see below).

There is also a shuttle bus to the railway station where there are frequent trains to Perpignan with onward connections to Collioure.

By Car

There are a number of choices of route from the channel coast dependant on your choice of crossing. However all routes lead to Autoroute A9, La Catalane, to Perpignan where you should take Exit 42 Perpignan Sud and then follow the signs for N114 direction Elne.

By Train

There are high speed trains from London, Paris and Barcelona and many other cities in mainland Europe to Perpignan with local connections to Collioure.

There are also sleeper trains from Paris direct to Collioure.

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