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Travel

Driving in France is relatively stress free and Le Petit Bourg is approximately five hours from the ports of Calais and Boulogne and three hours from Le Havre and Caen.

There are a host of great airports to choose from depending on where you are coming from. Ryanair fly from Stansted to Tours and during the summer Eastern Airways fly from Southampton to Angers, both airports within a 40 minute drive. Other destinations close by are Nantes and Poitiers.

Nantes Atlantique Airport (NTE) has regular flights on Ryanair to Liverpool and BA and Air France to London Gatwick and London City.

Pays de la Loire Car Rental

Car Hire is available at the airports but if arriving at Tours your car must be booked in advance via Ryanair.

Pays de la Loire Trains

France's extensive rail network makes train travel through France easy, safe and enjoyable. Trains on the SNCF network lead into the Pays de la Loire from all directions.