Gare d'Avignon-Centre

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Avignon-Centre
Façade Gare Avignon centre ville.jpg
The station frontage
Location Boulevard Saint-Roch, B.P.175, 84008
Avignon CEDEX
France
Coordinates 43°56′31″N 4°48′17″E / 43.9419°N 4.8047°E / 43.9419; 4.8047Coordinates: 43°56′31″N 4°48′17″E / 43.9419°N 4.8047°E / 43.9419; 4.8047
Elevation 23 m (75 ft)
Owned by RFF / SNCF
Operated by SNCF
Line(s) Paris–Marseille
Avignon–Miramas
Villeneuve-lès-Avignon–Avignon
History
Opened 5 March 1849 (1849-03-05)
Services
TGV
Intercités
TER- PACA
Service auto-train
Fret SNCF

The gare d'Avignon-Centre (Avignon Central railway station) is a railway station serving the city of Avignon, in Vaucluse, France. It is situated on the Paris–Marseille railway.

The building[edit]

The station was constructed in 1860 according to the plans of the architect Louis-Jules Bouchot.[1]

Train traffic[edit]

A wide range of trains use Avignon-Centre station, including Transport express régional, TGV trains from Paris Gare de Lyon, Provence, Côte d'Azur and Languedoc. Many other TGV trains stop at the Avignon TGV station.

The services include:

  • local service (TER Occitanie) Narbonne - Béziers - Montpellier - Nîmes - Avignon
  • express service (TER Occitanie) Cerbère - Perpignan - Narbonne - Montpellier - Nîmes - Avignon
Preceding station   SNCF   Following station
toward Paris-Lyon
TGV
toward Miramas
TER Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes 5 Terminus
toward Narbonne
TER Occitanie L1
toward Cerbère
TER Occitanie L2
Terminus TER PACA 8
TER PACA 9
toward Miramas
TER PACA 10
toward Carpentras
TER PACA 21
Terminus

External links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Gare Avignon-Ville from lesgares.com (in French).