Directions and Travel
Château de la Vigne offers easy access; a comfortable drive from the ferry and Eurotunnel ports via the motorways, but also very accessible from international airports, whilst still providing a tranquil rural location for your holiday.
Distance to Château de la Vigne, by car, from following channel ports:
|Caen||Approx 3½ hours|
|St Malo||Approx 3½ hours|
|Le Havre||Approx 4 hours|
|Roscoff||Approx 4½ hours|
|Cherbourg||Approx 4¾ hours|
|Calais||Approx 5 hours|
Scheduled and Budget airlines provide easy access to Château de la Vigne by air. Private transfers can be arranged from any airport – please contact us for further details
- Ryan Air
- London (Stanstead) to TOURS or POITIERS
- Shannon, Dublin, Bournemouth, East Midlands, London (Stanstead) to NANTES
- BA or Flybe
- Southampton to ANGERS
- Scheduled flights to PARIS and NANTES
Transfers by car from airports – car hire or private transfers can be easily arranged
Transfer time to Château de la Vigne by car from the following airports:
|TOURS||Approx 1¼ hours|
|POITIERS||Approx 1 hour|
|NANTES||Approx 1½ hours|
|PARIS (Charles de Gaule, Roissy)||Approx 4 hours|
|PARIS (Orly)||Approx 3½ hours|
The TGV train takes 1½ hours to ANGERS from PARIS MONTPARNASSE or PARIS CHARLES de GAULE, Roissy.
Transfer time to Château de la Vigne by car from:
|ANGERS (St Laud)||Approx 35 mins|
Car Hire is easily available at Angers and Saumur Train stations. Private transfers can be arranged to and from the train stations – please contact us for further details
Once in CONCOURSON-sur-LAYON
When you arrive at Concourson-sur-Layon from the direction of Angers or Saumur, go through the village and over the bridge, crossing the River Layon. Immediately after the river (approx 200m), turn right (signposted “Camping Vallée des Vignes”). If you are arriving from the opposite direction of Cholet, turn left just before you enter Concourson-sur-Layon, before the bridge.
The CHÂTEAU entrance is the first black gate on the left hand side. Please continue to the second black gate on the left hand side for the COACH HOUSE, FARM COTTAGE and APARTMENT. As you enter, the COACH HOUSE is the first property on the left, FARM COTTAGE is the second property on the left and the APARTMENT is in the corner on the left.
The property directly opposite as you enter is Walnut Cottage and is occupied by the owners when on-site.