From Toulouse, seven trains make the trip per day (trip time: 1 hr., 15 min.); the one-way fare from Toulouse is 13€. For information, call tel. 36-35, or visit www.voyages-sncf.com. The Castres bus station is at place Soult. Call tel. 05-63-35-37-31 for information on schedules and fares. Seven buses a day run between Toulouse and Castres, costing 11€ one-way; trip time is 1 hour. Buses to and from Albi depart and arrive every hour, Monday to Saturday, for 5.50€ for a single trip.
If you're driving, Castres is on N126 east of Toulouse and N112 south of Albi.
The Office de Tourisme is at 3 place de la République (tel. 05-63-62-63-62; fax 05-63-62-63-60; www.ville-castres.fr).
Note: This information was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.