Gers line Toulouse – Auch

Train liO Occitanie © Région Occitanie / S.Lapeyre

A journey through heritage sites and dolce vita. 

Auch © CRTL Occitanie / P.Thébault

Travel to the epicurean tranquillity of the Gers region. Sunny valleys, magnificently designed fields and beautiful local architecture will be your travelling companions. 

Toulouse © CRTL Occitanie / P.Thébault

You will leave Toulouse, the pink city that glows orange under the sun ... 

Train liO Occitanie © Région Occitanie / S.Lapeyre

... heading to the Gascogne region, with, here a little town nestling in a green valley, and there a hilltop bastide. 

Randonnée Occitanie © Gelbart

The train follows the route of the Arles trail, on the way to Santiago de Compostela! 

Auch © CRTL Occitanie / P.Thébault

You'll make a stop in Auch and climb the monumental stairs to the upper part of town, a haven of dolce vita.

The Gers line

Toulouse – Auch

  • Journey with stopovers: Up to 4 days.
  • Non-stop journey: 1 hour 30 min.
  • On-board service: bicycles allowed.
  • Best seats: On the left, forward-facing.
  • Why choose to journey by train: -86% CO2 emissions. 

Tips for travellers  

Toulouse - Cloître des Jacobins © Office de Tourisme Toulouse / Arnaud Spani

In Toulouse: Follow the magical route from Place du Capitole to the quays of the Garonne, via Rue Gambetta and Rue Jean Suau. On the way, stop off at the Jacobins convent.

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Chemins de St-Jacques de Compostelle © JJ Delbart

In L'Isle-Jourdain: Walk the 25 kilometres of the Santiago de Compostela pilgrim's Way from l'Isle-Jourdain to Gimont. No? In that case, head to the outdoors activity centre for a paddle-boarding session or a nap. 

Stopover in
Gimont © Wikipedia / Mossot

In Gimont: Admire the 14th century market hall and the Southern Gothic church, two examples of the Gers' splendid architectural heritage. 

Stopover in
Auch - Cathédrale © CRTL Occitanie / P.Thébault

In Auch: Spare some time to visit Sainte-Marie cathedral, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Prepare to be dazzled by the colours of Arnaud de Molles' stained glass windows.

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Connections

 

Occitanie Rail Tour lines connected to the Gers line

From Toulouse :

 

Bus lines connected to the Gers line

In Auch :

  • liO bus lines to Mirande, Fleurance, Lectoure, Condom, Nogaro, ...

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