How to come – to move

The city of Arès is located on the northern part of the Bassin d’Arcachon, respectively 50 kilometers from Bordeaux and Arcachon. For a successful holiday, in peace, you can prefer public transport or cycling.

  • S.N.C.F. station Facture Biganos (25 km from Arès). Daily liaison from Bordeaux. Schedule and info
  • S.N.C.F. station Bordeaux (47 km from Arès). Bus connections Transgironde 601 to Arès, all year. Schedule and info
  • Bordeaux Mérignac Airport (27 km from Arès). Connections to Ares : Liane 1 TBM and Transgironde 601.
Cars rentals
  • E. Leclerc : Route de Bordeaux, Tel : +33 (0)
  • Le relais Europcar (Garage de la Plage) : 3, allée St Hubert, Tel : +33 (0)
  • From May 1 to October 30, all motorhomes and converted vans must park in an area reserved for them for this exclusive use. This area is located rue du temple, behind the sports hall


  • Line 601 : Bordeaux -> Cap Ferret. Throughout the year, this bus serves the station and the city center of Bordeaux, Mérignac, Andernos-les-Bains, Ares, Cap Ferret. Some of these buses are equipped with wifi and can carry your bicycles on request. Schedule and info

Tel : +33 (0)6 76 40 15 16/ Mail :

  • Cédric FLEURY

Tel : +33 (0) / Mail :

  • Angel Ladies VTC

Tel: +33 (0)7 64 56 07 75/ Mail:

Your cycling holidays

Many bike paths allow you to move around the Bassin d’Arcachon safely. Here, everything is flat! You do not have to be a great athlete to ride a bike. Moreover, some say that cycling is even more beautiful!

Arès -> Le Grand Crohot : 10 kms

Arès -> Le Cap Ferret : 25 kms

Arès -> Andernos-les-Bains : 6 kms

Arès -> L’Herbe : 15 kms

To calculate your route, it’s HERE.