Altamica is near Clermont-ferrand, in Auvergne the heart of France, in the shadow of the Puy-de-dôme.
Clermont-Ferrand is strategically placed : the city is situated in the heart of France on the main highways to Northern and Southern European countries, and is the natural gateway to the Massif Central area.
Clermont-Ferrand has become an important crossroads in France.
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Getting to Altamica by air, train, car
Altamica by air
Just 10 km from our guest house in Cournon d’Auvergne, Clermont-Ferrand Auvergne international airport is easily accessible by motorway.
Flights arrived daily to several French and European destinations.
Several daily round trips to Paris Orly and Paris Charles de Gaulle airports.
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Altamica by train
Altamica is just 14 kms from the Clermont-ferrand station and only 2 kms from the Cournon d’Auvergne station.
The SNCF provides daily connections with Paris (Paris Bercy Bourgogne – Pays d’Auvergne train station), including a daily non-stop train in 3 hours, from Monday to Sunday.
Connections for Béziers, Lyon, Nîmes, Toulouse.
Inexpensive national and European connections from the Clermont-Ferrand bus station.
Schedules, prices and reservations on:
Altamica by car
- The A71 motorway takes you to Paris via Bourges in 3 hrs 30 mins.
- The A75, the “Méridienne”, links Clermont-Fd to Béziers and Montpellier, by the Millau viaduct, putting the city only 3 hours from the Mediterranean and opening the door to Spain.
- The A89 leads to the Rhône-Alpes region and offers not only a link between Clermont and Lyon in 2 hours, then on to Geneva, but also easy access to Saint-Étienne towards Avignon, Marseille and Nice.
- The A89 goes to Bordeaux, Biarritz and San-Sebastian.
Main towns near Altamica
distance in km
|Le Cendre||2 km|
|La Roche-Noire||5 km|
|Les Martres-de-Veyre||6 km|
|Pont du Château||8 km|
|Saint Saturnin||12 km|
|Saint Nectaire||23 km|
|Besse et saint Anastaise||32 km|
|Mont Dore||35 km|
|La bouboule||39 km|