Transfer service from Biarritz Airport to Saint Jean Pied de Port.
We offer a professional, fully licenced taxi and transfer service from Biarritz Airport to Saint Jean Pied de Port. Our experienced drivers have an expert knowledge of the local area. This means we can offer a reliable, stress-free way to get from Biarritz to Saint Jean Pied de Port.
What’s on in Saint Jean Pied de Port:
Every Monday there is a large market which is definitely worth a look. At around 5pm there is a game of pelota without bats. You can join in but you need tough hands.
There is plenty of interesting architecture as there have been settlements here since the 15th century. The main street is filled with little shops and nice restaurants serving local Basque cuisine.
Saint Jean Pied de Port Travel Guide:
Saint Jean Pied de Port is the traditional starting point of the Camino de Santiago. This is it’s Spanish name, in other languages it is known as:
English: The Way of St. James
French: Le Chemin de Saint Jacques
The reason Saint Jean Pied de Port is considered the traditional starting point is that the route between Saint Jean Pied de Port and Roncesvalles is the hardest of the whole Camino.
From Saint Jean Pied de Port up to the col in the Pyrenees is an altitude gain of 1200 metres. The path back down to Roncesvalles drops by 900 metres. At 23km long it takes an experienced walker a whole day.
Whether you are doing it for religious reasons or just for the adventure about 800km later you finish in Santiago de Compostela. Since 1993 the number of Pilgrims on the route has been increasing rapidly. When St. James’s day (July 25) is on a Sunday it is declared a Holy Year. During these periods, numbers of pilgrims on the Camino de Santiago will be considerably more. The next Holy Day year on the Camino is 2021.
The easiest way to get from Biarritz to Saint Jean Pied de Port is surely by private transfer using Biarritz Airport Transfers. Take the hassle out of the start of your pilgrimage by letting us take you directly from Biarritz Airport to your chosen Albergues in Saint Jean Pied de Port.
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FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
What Is the Cheapest Way to Get From Biarritz to Saint Jean Pied de Port?
In train, Opéré par Chronoplus et SNCF, le service de Biarritz à Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port part de Mairie de Biarritz – L. Barthou et arrive à St Jean Pied De Port. Typically 39 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance. This it’s the cheapest way you can get to Saint Jean Pied de Port from Biarritz.
What Is the Fastest Way to Get From Biarritz to Saint Jean Pied de Port?
Biarritz airport transfer offer you a professional, fully licenced taxi and transfer service from Biarritz to Saint Jean Pied de Port. We are a small, family-owned company providing the best car service to the basque country area and further afield
Offering a reliable, stress-free way to get from Biarritz to Saint Jean Pied de Port.
Door to door service and without relying on train schedules. Le temps de trajet entre Biarritz et Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port est d’environ 1h 30m pour une distance d’environ 55 km.
Parking in Saint Jean Pied de Port it is complicated, especially in high season when the city swells with visitors. Street parking is almost always by meter and with a time limit, but there are parking garages all around the city where you can pay to leave your car.
If you’re looking to go by car but don’t have a vehicle yourself, try looking up do not hesitate to contact us. Our rates are fixed.
why choose us for your transfer
We monitor flights online. No one has ever missed a flight and no one has ever been left behind.
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We provide top-of-the-range Cybex seats for newborn babies up to young children
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Any problems or questions, give us a call. We speak English and French.
How far is Biarritz from Saint Jean Pied de Port?
The two cities are separated by roughly 34,2 miles (about 55 kilometers).
Travelling with young Kids
We moved to Biarritz in 2011 and had our first child in 2015. The second followed in 2017 so we understand the needs of families with children.Our minibus has space for 5 ISOFIX seats and we use top-of-the-range Cybex child seats.
These seats can be reclined to help children stay asleep or get back to sleep. Inside the minibus, the windows are tinted and have hidden blinds to block even more sunlight.