Opening Days and Times

We invite you to consult this page regularly to check the updated days and times for the rest of the year.

For your information, L'Envol des Pionniers closes its ticket offices one hour before closing time.

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Standard hours

  • Wednesday: 2 – 6 p.m.
  • Saturday, Sunday: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Annual closures: 25th of December, 1st of January, 1st of May.

School Holidays (all areas)

  • Tuesday to Sunday: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Special Openings

  • December 31 – 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
  • May 8 – 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
  • Whit Monday: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Allow around two hours for the visit.

How to get to L’Envol des Pionniers?

L'Envol des Pionniers is located in the Montaudran district, south of Toulouse. You can get to the L’Envol des Pionniers site by car, bus, bike and even by train.
Two free car parks are available on site

By Bike

  • From the Canal du Midi: approximately 20 minutes
  • VélÔToulouse stations 267 and 239

It is possible to get to L’Envol des Pionniers using Indigo bikes:

Further information

By Bus

Tisséo website to check any possible changes.

  • Lineo 8, Piste des Géants stop
  • line 23, from the city centre or from Rangueil metro station (line B), Latécoère stop or Jardins De La Ligne stop
  • lines 80 and 27 from Rangueil metro station (line B), Latécoère stop

By Car

  • From the Toulouse ring road, via exit 20 Complexe Scientifique
  • Coming from Paris/Bordeaux: direction Montpellier, exit 20 Complexe Scientifique
  • Coming from Montpellier: direction Tarbes, exit 20 Complexe Scientifique
  • Coming from Foix/Tarbes: direction Montpellier, exit 20 Complexe Scientifique

By TER Train

Take the Toulouse – Carcassonne Narbonne line, stop at Gare de Montaudran. Travel time: 5 minutes from Toulouse Matabiau train station
Further information

A Place Accessible to All

L'Envol des Pionniers wants to be accessible to everyone, and offers a range of services for people with disabilities.

Since January 2021, L’Envol des Pionniers has had “Tourism & Handicap” certification for four disabilities (hearing, mental, motor and visual). Further information on “Tourism & Handicap” certification.

Around My Visit

Explore the area around Montaudran to enhance your experience at L'Envol des Pionniers. You can round off your visit by taking advantage of the restaurants and activities nearby.

Where to eat ?

You can eat in the Montaudran district, many restaurants are at your disposal. Green spaces also allow you to picnic.

Activities in the District

You can complete your visit to L’Envol des Pionniers with a visit to La Halle de la Machine or with a break in Les Jardins de la Ligne where a children’s play area is available.

Questions About Your Visit

If you have any questions about your visit, check out our Frequently Asked Questions. It answers the most frequently asked questions.

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