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How to get there?

Located about 3 hours from Paris by TGV and 1 hour from Nantes by car, the Vendée is easily accessible. Thanks to an extensive road and rail network and two nearby airports, you can reach the Vendée by car, train, TGV, plane and bus. Once there, you want to visit the Vendée with your family, alone or as a couple? Plenty of transports are available for you to travel in complete peace and safety: car, train, TGV, bus, boat and helicopter.

How to get ferries to West France from the UK? 

When taking a car ferry to France from the UK, it adds an exciting experience to the start of your trip. There are several ferry operators that sail to French channel ports that are within easy distance to the Vendée...  Here is some information to help you set sail…   

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Travel to France and the Vendée by road

Travelling to France by road couldn’t be easier as an excellent road infrastructure covers the entire country. So, whether you are travelling from the ports or another destination these well maintained and signposted roads will make your trip a pleasant one. 

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How to get there – ferry routes from Ireland to France

Travel from Ireland to France by ferry couldn’t be easier! Direct sailing from Dublin to France with Irish ferries are possible. Alternatively, you can use Landbridge and extend your journey by passing through the UK.  An interesting option…

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Which airports fly to Nantes from the UK?

Looking to go to the Vendée this summer? Numerous airlines fly into Nantes and La Rochelle from the UK. Several of the best car rental companies can provide cars for your onward journey or shuttles buses connect with local stations …anything is possible!

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Travel to France by train – what are the options for the Vendée ?

Travel to France by train - an interesting option! If you fancy something different, have you thought about travelling to France by train. France has an extensive rail network through the Vendée region. So, getting around is simple…

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Travelling without a car, its easy in the Vendée

When it comes to travelling without a car, the Vendée has all you need to get around and enjoy your trip. From local TER trains, coach services and shuttle buses …it’s easy!  

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