Escape to the Chateau de la Vigne | Loire Valley, France

Directions and Travel

Just 20 mins south west of Saumur, in the Maine-et-Loire region of France, Château de la Vigne offers easy access from the ferry ports and the Eurotunnel via the motorways. We are also very accessible from international airports, whilst still providing a tranquil rural location for your holiday.

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Directions and Travel

Just 20 mins south west of Saumur, in the Maine-et-Loire region of France, Château de la Vigne offers easy access from the ferry ports and the Eurotunnel via the motorways. We are also very accessible from international airports, whilst still providing a tranquil rural location for your holiday.

By car

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

GPS or Satellite Navigation Instructions: We are located on the D960 in Concourson-sur-Layon, Maine et Loire

Escape to the Chateau de la Vigne | Loire Valley, France

By air

Scheduled and Budget airlines provide easy access to Château de la Vigne by air.

  • EasyJet and British Airways
  • London Gatwick to NANTES
  • Ryan Air
  • London (Stanstead) to Tours
  • London (Stanstead) or Dublin to TOURS

    • Scheduled flights to PARIS; direct TGV trains to Angers from the airport terminal (no need to go into the centre)

Please note there is no public transport from the airports. We recommend you arrange car hire from the airport terminal.

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

 

By Train

There are direct TGV trains from PARIS CHARLES de GAULE, Roissy to Angers (St Laud) and also from PARIS MONTPARNASSE in the centre of Paris

The train takes 1½ hours to ANGERS.

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.

Escape to the Chateau de la Vigne | Loire Valley, France

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), take the next turning on the right.

If you are arriving from the opposite direction of Cholet, turn left before you enter Concourson-sur-Layon. If you've reached the bridge, you've gone too far!

  • The CHATEAU entrance is at the first black gate on the left-hand side.

For the COACH HOUSE and FARM COTTAGE, continue to the second black gate on the left-hand side. As you enter, the Coach House is the first property on the left and Farm Cottage is the second property on the left.

  • The property directly opposite as you enter is Walnut Cottage and is occupied by the owners when on site.