By Ferry, By Train & By Plane

By Ferry/Euro Tunnel

Ferry Operator Crossing
Brittany Ferries Portsmouth - Caen
Portsmouth - Cherbourg
Portsmouth - St Malo
Plymouth - Roscoff
Poole - Cherbourg
Portsmouth - Bilbao
LD Lines Portsmouth - Le Havre
DFDS Seaways – Dover – Calais
Newhaven - Dieppe
Sea France Dover - Calais
Euro Tunnel Folkstone - Calais
P&O Ferries Dover - Calais


Port Average Driving Time Distance in Miles
Caen 10H22 573 miles
Le Havre 10H33 621 miles
Cherbourg 11H13 626 miles
St Malo 09H20 526 miles
Dieppe 11H01 651 miles
Eurotunnel / Calais 11H41 714 Miles
Roscoff 10H38 612 Miles
Bilbao 04H05 216 Miles


By Plane

The fastest way to the Pyrenees is by plane. Browse the table below to see what airport you would fly from in the UK and the transfer time once you arrive in France.

UK Airport French Airport Transfer Time in France
London, Manchester, Dublin Lourdes  20km - 30 mins
London, Bristol, Aberdeen, Birmingham, Dundee, Edinburgh, East Midlands. Pau  85km – 1hr10 mins
London, Bristol, Manchetser, Belfast, Birmingham, Dublin Toulouse 198km – 2hrs
London, Birmingham, Dublin Biarritz 190km – 2hrs

By Train

Travel by from Ashford or London St Pancreas to Paris Gare du Nord.
 TGV - Paris - Lourdes concluded with a coach transfer of 20km about 30 minutes once you arrive at Lourdes train station.

Transfers in France:

You will be met at the airport or station by a coach and representative of RocknRoll Adventures and then taken to your accommodation.

Passports and Visas:

Full UK/EU/US passport is required