New Free Bus Service Linking Bergerac Car parks to the City Centre: The “Navette Cœur de Ville”!

New Free Bus Service Linking Bergerac Car parks to the City Centre: The “Navette Cœur de Ville”!

From the 17th of june 2019, spot this new free bus service which runs daily from Bergerac main free car parks to the City Centre!

It’s the “Navette Coeur de Ville” recognizable with its bright orange logo!

Bergerac City Centre Free Shuttle Bus L'Ancienne Ecole our self catering holiday accomodation near Bergerac in Dordogne SW of France


Explore the map to view the new shuttle route

More infos:

  • Bus service operates from monday to saturday 7h30 to 19h15.
  • 7 stops from the Foirail, Railway, Picquecailloux car parks to City Centre with a bus every 13 mins.
  • 1 seat for people with reduced mobility
  • “Hail and Ride” service: this new bus can be hailed on the street.
  •  Bus lane will be marked in bright orange colour.

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Bergerac airport is located 30 mins drive from our rental in Beaumont.

How to Pay for Parking In Bergerac

How to Pay for Parking In Bergerac

…. actually, it depends where you parked your car!

1- Main squares in city centre:

Bellegarde, Republique, Carmes and Gambetta carparks

These 4 parking lots are all run by a private operator, the SAGS.
At the automatic barrier, simply take a ticket and when you exit, walk up to the pay station, insert the ticket and pay by cash (coins or notes) or credit card.

2- Anywhere else in town:

2 options:

1- Pay by plate parking system

Bergerac Pay Station Car Park L'Ancienne Ecole our self catering holiday accomodation near Bergerac in Dordogne SW of France Credit Photo Daniel Bozec

To pay, simply enter the vehicle licence plate number and pay for the amount of time you want to park.

2- Pay by phone parking system (Timo App)

Meet “Timo”!

This new app called “Timo” brings you the simple, secure and convenient way to pay with your smartphone.

How to use it:

HBefore parking, simply download the app (Android: https://goo.gl/c5aB4Q or IOS: https://goo.gl/p5fuQd) and enter your data.
1- Logg in your account,
2 – Select your immat 
3- Select parking aera (easy with the geolocation.)
4- Add the time duration you wish to park for
5- Park
6- At anytime, you can check how much time you have left and add more or not
and 10 mins before the deadline, your phone will send you a reminder
7- If you hit the Stop button (« Je stoppe mon stationnement »), the parking fee is calculated automatically and debited to the card.

Both options are paperless, so no more forgetting where you put the ticket or queueing in the rain to pay for your parking!