The Toulouse-Blagnac airport (code TLS) is very close to the city center. There are three main options to get there: tram, bus and taxi. Although you can also book the tourist card or a private transport (round trip) on this website.
Which airlines operate flights to and from Toulouse Blagnac Airport?
Among the main airlines we have:
- Air France
Toulouse City Card and how to get around the city
The first way to getting from the center to Toulouse airport and vice versais to use the Toulouse Tourism Pass that you can book on this website. This is a good alternative to explore Toulouse at your own pace with a city card (between 24 and 72 hours from first use). Enjoy free admission to museums along with discounts at dozens of partner locations. It also includes unlimited travel by bus, tram or metro. This way you will save money on cruises and boat rentals and much more.
Where to pick up the card at Toulouse airport
Upon arrival at Toulouse-Blagnac airport, go to the agency Tisseo Airport. The office is located at arrivals gate C in front of the tram platforms.
Tram to go from Toulouse Airport to the city center
The T2 line of the tramway network opened in 2015 and it is a very cheap and popular travel option, especially when traveling on a budget. It runs every 7 and 9 minutes during the week, every 10 and 15 minutes on Saturdays, and every 20 minutes on Sundays. the journey for go from Toulouse Airport to the city center it lasts about 40 minutes.
tram station location
The tram station is located just outside Hall C next to the buses. Follow the signs to the airport tram station Tisseo Line 2. The ticket office to buy the ticket is also located next to the trains.
Tram itinerary and transfer to get to the center
If you want to go to the center of Toulouse, you have to change at the Arènes tram stop to subway line A. This change of route takes you to the metro stations Scab or Capitole (the one that suits you according to your hotel in Toulouse).
The total journey takes about 40 minutes and the trams run between the airport (Aéroport) and the courthouse (Palais de Justice) located in the south of Toulouse.
Hours and cost
The tram is open between 6 am and midnight. A single trip costs 1.70 euros and you have up to 60 minutes to use it from the broadcast. More info on the Tisséo page.
How to get to the center of Toulouse from the airport by bus (shuttle)
the bus service Airport ShuttleBus it is more expensive than the tram and it costs 8 euros for one trip and 15 euros (round trip). The shuttle bus is faster than the tram option and it takes about 25 minutes to get to the city center under normal traffic conditions.
The first bus leaves the airport at 05:40 am and the last one at 00:10 am The bus leaves every 20 minutes from the bus station that is located in the low level near gate C2.
Service stops at the following locations until get to Matabiau:
- Pierre Baudis Congress Palace (Compans Caffarelli station).
- The Toulouse city center. Jeanne d’Arc metro station (line B), Jean-Jaurès metro station (lines A and B).
- The multiple pole of Matabiau (SNCF train station, metro, bus, intercity bus station).
Take a taxi at Toulouse airport It is the most convenient and stress-free way of transportation. Taxis are also available and are located in the airport ground floor (arrivals) between gates B3 and C1.
A single trip costs between 15 (Toulouse zone 1) and 45 euros (Toulouse zone 4) depending on your exact destination. Also additional fees may apply (between 7 and 10 euros) for additional passengers, pick-up location and pieces of luggage, so you also have the option of transportation or private transfer.
If you don’t want complications and have everything ready from home, you can also opt for a private transport from the Toulouse airport to your hotel. You just have to book online and you will have the confirmation in your email.
As you see, go from Toulouse Airport to the city center It is easier with these 4 options mentioned.