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Nearest travel links

Airport Angouleme 55 km
Ferry St Malo 440 km
Train station Cognac 11 km
Car Car advised

Activities near Brives-sur-Charente

Sports Tennis in town, Water sports, Horse riding, Waterpark, Fishing
Great for Walking holidays, Rural or countryside holidays, Beach or lakeside relaxation, Cycling holidays, Winter sun

How to get there

We are 12 mins from Cognac and 12 mins from Pons - with Saintes 20 minutes away.

Getting to Brives sur Charente is easy - exit the A10 at junction 36 (Pons). We are 4-5 hrs drive from St Malo and Caen; 6 hrs from Cherbourg, Le Havre and Roscoff; 7 hrs drive from the Tunnel, Calais and Boulogne (Brittany Ferries & LD Lines offer good services).

You will enjoy using your car while you are here because there is so much to see and do!

Train: TGV (Paris to Angouleme or Saintes, 2.5 hours -ish). Connexion to Cognac (local station).

Local Airports: Angouleme 30 mins, La Rochelle 1 hr 10 mins, Bordeaux 1 hr 15 mins. It is also possible to fly to Nantes, Poitiers or Limoges but the airports are almost a two hour drive away. Try Ryanair, Easyjet, BA, Flybe, BMIBaby and Air France.

You can hire cars at all airports (Hertz, Avis, Holiday Autos, Europcar etc.) and in Cognac or Saintes.