Getting There — Limoges has good train service from most regional cities, with direct trains from Toulouse, Poitiers, and Paris. Ten trains depart daily from Paris’s Gare d’Austerlitz for Limoges (trip time: 3 hr.; prices vary but from about 60€ one-way). About eight trains a day arrive from Périgueux (trip time: 1 hr.; from about 17€ one-way). For complete train information, www.oui.sncf or call tel. 36-35 (.40€/min.). Bus transit in and out of the small towns and villages nearby can be arranged through the Régie des Transports de la Haute-Vienne, pl. des Charentes (www.rdthv.com; tel. 05-55-10-31-00). If you’re driving from Périgueux, take N21 north for the 1.5-hr. trip. If driving from Cahors, take A20 north for the 2-hour trip.
Visitor Information — The Office de Tourisme is at 12 bd. de Fleurus (www.limoges-tourisme.com; tel. 05-55-34-46-87)
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.