Aquitaine is really well connected with high-speed lines going to the south and north of the country and eventually being not that far from Paris.
|Travelling to Aquitaine by Train|
|Passengers||More than 5 millions train passengers a year in Aquitaine.|
|Regional Rail Network||Efficient mainline railways (Corail) and local railways (TER*) operate throughout Aquitaine.|
|National Rail Network||
TGV* from Paris Montparnasse to Bordeaux (3 hours).
TGV* from Paris Austerlitz to Bayonne and Biarritz(5 hours).
TGV* from Tours to Bordeaux called TGV South Europe Atlantic. Estimated completion railway line by 2016.
|International Rail||Connection to Eurostar via Paris. Connection to Eurotunnel via Calais.|
|Useful Contacts||Railway bookings and pricings: www.eurostar.com, www.sncf.fr, www.eurotunnel.com|