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Rome to Lourdes

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Rome to Lourdes

what would be the best way to travel from rome to lourdes,on the 24/9/2014, as a pilgrime or

as a solo tour.

Albufeira, Portugal
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1. Re: Rome to Lourdes

Fly to Toulouse then take a train. Lourdes is two hours by train from Toulouse. There is a frequent bus from the airport to the railway station.

Alitalia, Air France and Easyjet all fly between the two cities.

I know that there are organised pilgrimages but that is something to ask in Rome.

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2. Re: Rome to Lourdes

Depends on what is best to you.

I was contemplating on doing Rome and Lourdes on the same trip recently, but decided not to because of the limited flight options. But that shouldn't stop you from going from Rome To Lourdes.

There is no direct flight from Rome to Lourdes, you have to connect in Paris ORLY.

Or you can fly to one of the nearby towns from Rome direct, eg. Toulouse or Bordeaux, then take a train to Lourdes.

Check the train schedule on http://en.voyages-sncf.com/en/

You might not be able to catch the last train if your flight gets in late.

Edited: 6:06 am, July 09, 2014
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3. Re: Rome to Lourdes

If you prefer to travel with a pilgrimage group you should contact www.operaromanapellegrinaggi.org/homepage.php or http://www.unitalsissroma.it/ They may also offer seat only deals for independent pilgrims on their direct charter flights to Lourdes.

For information that may help you during your stay in Lourdes, please click the FAQ link in the right hand column of this page below "Top Questions about Lourdes'

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