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Getting From Paris to St. Jean Pied de Port

TheEzrahite

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Hi all,

I am hoping to fly to and stay in Paris for a little bit before starting the camino in St. Jean Pied de Port. Is there an easy way to from Paris to there via train? I do not know French, but in my attempts to look online it doesn't look like St. Jean has a EuroRail station.

Anyone have any advice for this?

Thanks so much!
 
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2002 CF: 2004 from Paris: 2006 VF: 2007 CF: 2009 Aragones, Ingles, Finisterre: 2011 X 2 on CF: 2013 'Caracoles': 2014 CF and Ingles 'Caracoles":2015 Logrono-Burgos (Hospitalero San Anton): 2016 La Douay to Aosta/San Gimignano to Rome:
If you don't have anywhere to stay in Paris, you could try the Village Hostel - http://www.villagehostel.fr/ 24 euro in a dorm or 30 euro double with breakfast included.
High-speed train (TGV) south to Bayonne or Biarritz - Train from Biarritz (and Bayonne) to St. Jean Pied de Port ± 1hr50 mins http://www.voyages-sncf.com/
You take the #6 bus from the Biarritz airport to the train station. It leaves about every 30 minutes and takes about 45 minutes. Complete bus schedule here:
http://www.bus-stab.com/Privee/html/aff ... gne_06.pdf
Train to Bayonne then bus or train to St Jean Pied de Port.
Bus timetable to St Jean here: http://www2.ter-sncf.com/Images/Bayonne ... -21351.pdf
 
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