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Châteauroux to Tours by train

It takes an average of 3h 5m to travel from Châteauroux to Tours by train, over a distance of around 62 miles (100 km). There are normally 15 trains per day travelling from Châteauroux to Tours and tickets for this journey start from €15 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 2h 16m
PriceFrom €15
Distance62 miles (100 km)
Frequency15 trains per day
First train05:35
Last train18:31
Departure stationChâteauroux
Arrival stationTours
Changes1 change
Train and bus operatorsSNCF, BlaBlaCar Bus

Châteauroux to Tours train times

Check out the next trains departing from Châteauroux to Tours for Tuesday 3rd August 2021. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
06:21 11:01 4h 40m, 1 change
07:14 11:01 3h 47m, 2 changes
08:36 11:05 2h 29m, 1 change
10:11 12:27 2h 16m, 1 change
11:21 14:00 2h 39m, 2 changes
11:21 14:56 3h 35m, 1 change
13:50 16:47 2h 57m, 1 change
15:06 17:58 2h 52m, 2 changes
15:32 18:27 2h 55m, 1 change
16:34 19:58 3h 24m, 1 change

SNCF trains from Châteauroux to Tours

You can travel from Châteauroux to Tours on SNCF trains. When you search for times and tickets, we might also show you some other options with multiple connections or operators if they’re available.

PhotoCtruongngoc, under licence CC BY-SA 3.0

SNCF is the national train operator of France. It operates all domestic trains and routes across France, as well as international services to Spain and Germany. There are three different types of domestic trains that operate under the SNCF banner – TGV (high-speed, full-service trains that connect the major cities in France), Intercités (usually a more frequent stopping service, but with all the amenities), and TER (regional train services with basic onboard facilities).

Cheap train tickets from Châteauroux to Tours

The price of train tickets from Châteauroux to Tours starts at €15 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. Booking on the day is usually more expensive and costs can vary depending on the time of day, route or class.

Book in advance

Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from Châteauroux to Tours by booking early.§

Be flexible with your travel times

Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.

Choose a slower or connecting train

On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!

Look out for special deals

Take a look at our handy guides to find out when train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap European train tickets for your journey.

For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.

§Some train companies may not offer any Advance ticket types or cheaper deals for early bookings. On rare occasions, train companies may choose to release special offers closer to the date on last-minute or late-release tickets. This is dependent on the individual train operating company you travel with.

Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from Châteauroux to Tours? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Châteauroux to Tours take?

The average journey time by train between Châteauroux and Tours is 3 hours and 5 minutes, with around 15 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Châteauroux and Tours by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Châteauroux to Tours is 2 hours and 16 minutes.

How much does the train from Châteauroux to Tours cost?

Train ticket prices from Châteauroux to Tours can start from as little as €15 when you book in advance. The cost of tickets can vary depending on the time of day, route and class you book and are usually more expensive if you book on the day.

Is there a direct train from Châteauroux to Tours?

No, there are no direct train services from Châteauroux to Tours. Travelling from Châteauroux to Tours by train will require a minimum of 1 change.

What time does the first train from Châteauroux to Tours leave?

The first train from Châteauroux to Tours leaves at 05:35. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Châteauroux to Tours leave?

The last train from Châteauroux to Tours leaves at 18:31. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Châteauroux and Tours by train?

Trains travelling from Châteauroux to Tours cover a distance of around 62 miles (100 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Tours to Châteauroux.
Average savings on fares booked prior to day of travel vs full price fares on day of travel in France. Subject to availability. Excludes coach. / The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Châteauroux to Tours for a typical week day using timetable data for 08/03/2021. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 07/27/2021 for travel on 07/27/2021 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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