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Nearest travel links
|Airport||Angouleme (Brie-Champniers) 35 km|
|Ferry||Saint-Malo 436 km|
|Train station||Ruffec 6 km|
Activities near Barro
|Sports||Water sports, Horse riding, Fishing|
|Great for||Walking holidays, Rural or countryside holidays, Cycling holidays|
How to get there
Barro is located just off the N10 signposted about 4km south of Ruffec in the southwest of France. From Paris, it is a 4-hour drive (411km). The nearest ferry port is Caen (we recommend Brittany Ferries from Portsmouth). 435km/270 miles (4hr12 and 33 euro tolls ). For more driving distances visit www.viamichelin.com.
RUFFEC - 6km - Daily direct TGV to/from Paris (2 1/4 hrs) where you can connect through to the Eurostar from London. Also connecting trains to Poitiers, where you can catch direct train to Lille Europe and pick up Eurostar.
1) ANGOULEME (42km/25min on N10)
No flights currently. Free parking.
2) POITIERS (75km/50min on N10)
Flights all year from Stansted with Ryanair. Summer flights with Ryanair from Edinburgh.
3) LIMOGES (95km/1hr15)
Summer flights with Ryanair from Bristol, East Midlands, Leeds-Bradford, Liverpool, Stansted, and with Flybe to Birmingham, Gatwick, Manchester, Newcastle,Southampton; Nice with Air France.
All year flights with Ryanair to Liverpool and East Midlands.
4) LA ROCHELLE (147km/1hr50)
Summer flights with easyJet to Bristol, Gatwick; Flybe to Birmingham, Manchester, Southampton; Jet2 to Edinburgh, Leeds; Ryanair to Brussels, Dublin, Cork, Stansted, Oslo, Porto; Paris Orly with Air France
5) BORDEAUX (165km/2hr)
Summer flights with easyJet to Bristol; Gatwick; Ryanair to Edinburgh.