SAINT-AFFRIQUE - all the ingredients for a FANTASTIC holiday !
Saint-Affrique, a small Aveyron village blessed by an exceptionally mild climate, 25 minutes away from the Millau Viaduct (the highest bridge in the world), 1 hour 30 minutes from Montpellier and 2 hours from Toulouse, has much to offer.
How to get there ...
Take the train to Montpellier, Millau or Rodez. From each of these towns, there are shuttle coaches to Saint-Affrique. There are normally between 2 and 4 shuttles per day in each direction. It is best to contact the bus station of your choice in order to find out about the timetable.
Millau Bus Station: 05 65 59 89 33
Rodez Bus Station: 05 65 68 11 13
Montpellier Bus Station: 04 67 92 01 43
Toulouse Bus Station: 05 61 61 67 67
Saint-Affrique Bus Station: 05 65 99 02 72
Cambon : 05 65 99 05 96
Granier : 05 65 99 19 89
Thomas : 05 65 99 04 87
Trans' ambulances : 05 65 49 04 43 (up to 9 passengers per taxi).
The nearest airports are Montpellier-Méditerranée (1h30), Toulouse-Blagnac (1h30) and Rodez-Marcillac (1h15). List of contact telephone numbers below:
Montpellier-Méditerranée : 04 67 20 85 00
Toulouse-Blagnac : 05 61 42 44 00
Rodez- Marcillac : 05 65 76 02 00
On arrival at any of these airports, make your way to the Bus station in the town, then take the shuttles (see the section "By train and bus").
From Montpellier/Marseille: Motorway A75
From Paris/Clermont Ferrand/Lyon/Millau: Motorway A71
From Rodez: D911, then D933 and D999 to Saint-Affrique
From Bordeaux/Toulouse/Albi: A62 (Bordeaux), then A68 (Toulouse), then D999 (Albi).
Coming from Toulouse/Albi
Follow the direction towards Millau along the Boulevard Carnot, then the bridge over the Sorgue river, then the Chanoine Costes street (on the right, immediately after the bridge). Before the central reservation, take the road on the left (rue Emilie Cartaillac). At the traffic lights, turn right (Boulevard Emile Borel). Go around the roundabout and once again take the direction towards Albi/Rodez and the 5th exit on the right after the bakery. The Hotel Complex Cap Vert is 100 m on your right !
Coming from Rodez
Follow the direction towards Millau: You will be making a "city tour" across two bridges over the Sorgue. Just after the second bridge, turn right into the rue Chanoine Costes). Before the central reservation, take the road on the left (rue Emilie Cartaillac). At the traffic lights, turn right (Boulevard Emile Borel). Go around the roundabout and take again the direction towards Albi/Rodez and the 5th exit on the right after the bakery. The Hotel Complex Cap Vert is 100 m on your right !
Coming from Paris/Lyon/Millau/Montpellier
Drive into St-Affrique and make a right turn at the first junction (driving in the direction of the town centre). At the roundabout, exit in the direction of Albi/Rodez, and take the first exit on the right after the bakery. The Hotel Complex Cap Vert is 100 m on your right !