Holiday in Biarritz : Practical information about Biarritz


Along the Basque coast, in the hollow of the Bay of Biscay, a few kilometers from Spain, this typical city of the southwest of France guarantees you a favorable climate for a successful holiday.Sandy beaches which are perfect  for idleness, but also world-wide known by surfers. Jagged cliffs whose ocean spray will enchant the fan of walks with family. Ten golf courses within a fifty kilometers  radius to improve your ranking or get started with this sport ... Whatever your desires, you will find  what you are looking for in Biarritz!


Car :Biarritz is very easily accessible by car because the region is crossed by two major roads: the A64 and the A10.Once on the spot, you will find 7 paying car parks in the heart of the city.

Train : Biarritz has a TGV station and a dense network of TER. The big cities are only a few hours by train: Bordeaux at 2h, Pau at 1h, Toulouse at 2h30 and Paris Montparnasse at 5h30.

Airport : Located 3 km from downtown Biarritz, an international airport serves 14 destinations live ( bus company provides the journey from the airport to the city center ( other airports are also practical: that of Pau at 1:15 and that of San Sebastian at 30 minutes.Low cost airlines like Ryanair and Easyjet provide low-cost connections throughout the year


Facing the Atlantic Ocean, Biarritz has the advantage of being swept by sea winds all year-round. The winters are mild and the summer heat is bearable.However, the most enjoyable season starts in May and ends in October. Temperatures between May and September average 23 ° / 25 °.


Between January and October, swimming is not advised to those who are sensitive to the cold. It is the month of February which registers the lowest temperatures: between 7 ° and 11 °.