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.


Tél. +33 (0) 4 73 62 71 00

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.

Tél. 36 35
Tél (TER). 09 69 32 21 41

by bus

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
Lempdes 3 km
Pérignat-sur-Allier 4 km
La Roche-Noire 5 km
Orcet 5 km
Mezel 5 km
Dallet 6 km
Saint-Georges-sur-Allier 6 km
Mirefleurs 6 km
Saint-Bonnet-lès-Allier 6 km
Les Martres-de-Veyre 6 km
Pérignat-lès-Sarliève 7 km
Aulnat 7 km
Pont du Château 8 km
Veyre-Monton 8 km
Corent 8 km
Clermont-ferrand 10 km
Saint-maurice-es-Allier 12 km
Ceyrat 10 km
Billom 11 km
Royat 12 km
Saint Saturnin 12 km
Chateaugay 14 km
Orcines 14 km
Lezoux 17 km
Riom 18 km
Volvic 19 km
Aydat 19 km
Issoire 22 km
Saint Nectaire 23 km
Murol 27 km
Orcival 28 km
Thiers 29 km
Besse et saint Anastaise 32 km
Mont Dore 35 km
La bouboule 39 km