Biarritz has one international airport and 2 nearby airports:

Biarritz’s international airport: located 13km away from the city center.

The airport of San Sebastian (Spain): located 40 minutes away.

The airport of Pau (France): located 1 hour and 15 minutes away.

Local Transportation

In order to explore the surroundings and nearby cities such as Anglet and Bayonne, Biarritz has bus stations where the Chronoplus network of buses offer their services.

The official webpage of Chronoplus is accessible here:

The full map of Chronoplus buses that serves this region is downloadable here:

Bus prices depend on what type of ticket you are looking for and the reusable ticket is bought either on the bus or with ticket machines available in certain bus stops. It has a cost of 20 cents in addition to the pass you want. The following passes are available:

  • 1 hour pass: 1 Euro
  • 24 hours pass: 2 Euros
  • Small group pass: 5 Euros (for a 3 to 5 people group, 1 trip both ways per person)

You can visit the Chronoplus site for more information on passes here:

There are 3 possible bus stops, depending on the bus line: 

  • Galois-Montaury
  • Minerva
  • Bernain-Montori (most frequent)