Travelling to Tillac-Gites

To help plan your journey, we have included useful links to low cost airlines, ferry companies, train operators and car hire companies.

If you require further assistance in this regard, please do not hesitate to contact us by emailing us at and we will do our best to help.

BY AIR : Fly Ryan Air and Easy Jet from many U.K. airports into our local airports - Limoges, Bordeaux, Bergerac. Ryan Air and Easy Jet service Bordeaux and Ryan Air service's Limoges and Bergerac. 

BY ROAD : Travel time from St Malo and Caen is approx 5h 30 m and Calais via the channel crossing is approx 7h 30 mins. There are Aires (rest break areas) about every 40 kilometres on French motorways so you can break up your journey for rest breaks. They vary in terms of picnic area, toilets, petrol and food facilities. If using Toll roads, it may be worth investing in a Toll Tag.

BY RAIL : Angoulême Railway Station is 20 mins away from Tillac-Gites, with its main TGV rail links to Paris and Lille (travel time to Paris approx 2h20) with onward travel from or to the UK via Eurostar. Eurostar departs from St Pancras International to Paris and Lille. If travelling to Paris, the Eurostar arrives at Gare du Nord, and the TGV to Angoulême departs from Montparnasse ( a few stops away on the Metro). If travelling to Lille, there is a short walk between stations. 

*** Coming soon - A direct train from London Kings Cross to Angoulême ***

Please contact us and we can advise or help you with your choice.

Flight Links

The options for flying to the Charente region are increasing in 2019. We have listed some of the options below:

Easyjet : Flights to Bordeaux.
Ryanair : Flights to Limoges, Poitiers, Bergerac and Bordeaux
Flybe : Flights to Bergerac, Bordeaux, Limoges, La Rochelle
British Airways : Flights to Bordeaux

Car Hire Links

Car hire is available at all our local airports. We have included some useful links below:

Hertz : There is an agency also at Angoulême Railway Station

Avis : There is an agency also at Angoulême Railway Station

Car Hire 3000

Train Links

Eurostar  (St Pancras International-Paris/Lille)

TGV   (Paris/Lille to Angoulême)

Ferry Links

P & O Ferries
Brittany Ferries
Condor Ferries

LD Lines   (Portsmouth - Le Havre)