By Air

The nearest airport to Pont de Chambon is in Bergerac 35 minutes drive away, serviced by Flybe, Ryanair and Jet2

Alternatively Bordeaux airport is just over 1 hrs drive away and is serviced by , Flybe , easyjet and BA .

Car hire is available at both airports.

By Sea

Although a full days drive from the north of France, the driving is mainly Autoroutes and there are a number of ferry services operating from different UK ports.

  • DFDS (Dover - Dunkirk Dover - Calais) Newhaven - Dieppe Portsmouth - Caen
  • Brittany Ferries (Portsmouth - Caen/St Marlo/Cherbourg/ LeHavre

By Car

Autoroutes from the north, south, east & west are only 30 minutes away, which means that although the area feels secluded, it is extremely accessible by car.
Approx time to the house from:

Calais/Dunkirk: 10hours
Le Havre/Caen/Cherbourg: 8 hrs
St Malo: 6 hrs

By Rail

The Euro tunnel can be taken from Folkestone to Calais and the TGV (France’s high speed train) means that Bordeaux is accessible from Lille or Paris in just a few hours.