Practical information

How to get to the festival ?

Geographic location: Carcassonne is at the crossroads of the Great South. 1 hour from Toulouse/ 40 minutes from Narbonne/ 1½ hours from Montpellier/ 1 hour from Perpignan.

By air


- South of France Carcassonne Airport: Flights by Ryanair to England, Ireland, Scotland, Belgium, the Netherlands, Denmark and Portugal. Information: 04 68 71 96 46
- Toulouse Blagnac Airport (1 hour from Carcassonne): The Toulouse Blagnac airport serves the majority of French cities as well as a large number of international destinations. Information at 0 825 380 000 (€0.15 incl. VAT / min)

By train


Carcassonne Railway Station. Information direct line: 36 35 (€0.34 incl. VAT / min) (From abroad: 00 33 892 35 35 35)

By Car


Motorway A9/A61: exit 24 "Carcassonne Est"
Take the D6113 towards Carcassonne
Follow Cité Médiévale (to go to the Thêatre Jean-Deschamps or the Château Comtal)

Ecoutez Radio VINCI Autoroutes 107.7For all information on traffic conditions, listen to Radio Vinci motorways on 107.7

Where to stay

Whether you come with your family, friends, alone or with your partner, Carcassonne has a vast choice of accommodation to suit all types of budget and fulfil all desires.
For weekend or holiday accommodation in Carcassonne, contact the Tourist Office who will help you make the right choice.

Carcassonne proposes extensive accommodation: hotels, guest rooms, camp-sites, self-catering cottages, holiday residences, collective accommodation and holiday rentals.

Visit the Carcassonne Tourist Office’s accommodation selection to find what is best for you.