There are 14 ways to get from London to Cognac by train, bus, car, car ferry, car train, plane or night bus

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train via Massy TGV  •  7 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
  2. Take the train from Massy TGV to Angouleme Tgv
  3. Take the train from Angouleme to Cognac

$173 - $350

Cheapest option

Bus  •  15 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from London to Paris City Center - Bercy
  2. Take the bus from Paris City Center - Bercy to Tours
  3. Take the bus from Tours to Angoulême
  4. Take the bus from Angoulême - SNCF to Cognac - Place Gambetta 15

$2

12 alternative options

Train  •  8 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Marne-la-Vallée - Chessy
  2. Take the train from Marne la Vallée-Chessy to Angouleme Tgv
  3. Take the train from Angouleme to Cognac

$186 - $379

Bus, train  •  16 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from London to Paris, Paris 700
  2. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Poitiers 723
  3. Take the train from Poitiers to Cognac

$75 - $126

Drive, car ferry  •  10 h 26 min

  1. Drive from London to Portsmouth
  2. Take the car ferry from Portsmouth to Cherbourg
  3. Drive from Cherbourg to Cognac

$121 - $228

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  9 h 1 min

  1. Drive from London to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Cognac

$290 - $347

Fly London Stansted to Limoges, bus, train  •  7 h 52 min

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Limoges (LIG) STN - LIG
  2. Take the bus from Limoges to Angoulême
  3. Take the train from Angouleme to Cognac

Fly London Stansted to La Rochelle, train  •  7 h 48 min

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to La Rochelle (LRH) STN - LRH
  2. Take the train from La Rochelle Ville to Saintes
  3. Take the train from Saintes to Cognac

$86 - $708

Fly London Gatwick to Bordeaux, train  •  8 h 31 min

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Bordeaux (BOD) LGW - BOD
  2. Take the train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Angouleme
  3. Take the train from Angouleme to Cognac

$94 - $268

Fly London Stansted to Poitiers, train  •  8 h

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Poitiers (PIS) STN - PIS
  2. Take the train from Poitiers to Angouleme
  3. Take the train from Angouleme to Cognac

$114 - $291

Fly London Gatwick to Nantes, night bus, train  •  9 h 42 min

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Nantes (NTE) LGW - NTE
  2. Take the night bus from Nantes to La Rochelle
  3. Take the train from La Rochelle Ville to Saintes

Train to London Luton, fly to Bordeaux, train  •  8 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Bordeaux (BOD) LTN - BOD
  3. Take the train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Angouleme
  4. Take the train from Angouleme to Cognac

$89 - $295

Fly London Stansted to Bordeaux, train  •  8 h 58 min

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Bordeaux (BOD) STN - BOD
  2. Take the train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Angouleme
  3. Take the train from Angouleme to Cognac

$95 - $827

Fly London Stansted to Bergerac, train  •  10 h 3 min

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Bergerac (EGC) STN - EGC
  2. Take the train from Bergerac to Bordeaux-St-Jean
  3. Take the train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Angouleme
  4. Take the train from Angouleme to Cognac

$114 - $531

What companies run services between London, England and Cognac, France?

You can take a train from London to Cognac via Paris Nord Eurostar, Paris Nord RER, Massy Palaiseau Ratp, Massy TGV, and Angouleme in around 7 h 33 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London to Cognac via Paris City Center - Bercy, Tours, Angoulême, and Angoulême - SNCF in around 15 h 41 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $340
Flights from London Gatwick to Bordeaux via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $340
Flights from London Gatwick to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $290
Flights from London Luton to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $350
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Limoges
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $330
Flights from London Stansted to La Rochelle
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $460
Flights from London Stansted to Poitiers
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $280
Flights from London Stansted to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$27 - $260
Flights from London Stansted to Bergerac
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $600
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $340
Train operators
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $250
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$80 - $250
Premier
$190 - $280
Train from London St. Pancras International to Marne-la-Vallée - Chessy
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$85 - $270
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$85 - $270
Premier
$200 - $310
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Massy TGV to Angouleme
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $95
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$85 - $95
1st Class
$110 - $160
Train from Marne la Vallée-Chessy to Angouleme
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$95 - $105
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$95 - $105
1st Class
$130 - $180
Train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Angouleme
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $33
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$27 - $33
1st Class
$47 - $51
Train from Poitiers to Angouleme
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $33
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$27 - $33
1st Class
$47 - $51
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Angouleme to Cognac
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$6 - $9
1st Class
$9 - $14
Train from Poitiers to Cognac
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$28 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $60
Train from La Rochelle Ville to Saintes
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $25
1st Class
$23 - $35
Train from Saintes to Cognac
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$3 - $5
1st Class
$5 - $8
Train from Bergerac to Bordeaux-St-Jean
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $29
1st Class
$27 - $45
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$176
Website
eurotunnel.com
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
Bus operators
Ouibus
Website
fr.ouibus.com
Bus from London to Paris City Center - Bercy
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Schedules at
fr.ouibus.com
Bus from Paris City Center - Bercy to Tours
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Schedules at
fr.ouibus.com
Bus from Tours to Angoulême
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Schedules at
fr.ouibus.com
Bus from Limoges to Angoulême
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Schedules at
fr.ouibus.com
Night bus from Nantes to La Rochelle
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
fr.ouibus.com
Département de la Charente
Phone
+33 5 16 09 50 00
Email
contact@lacharente.fr
Website
lacharente.fr
Bus from Angoulême - SNCF to Cognac - Place Gambetta
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
lacharente.fr
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from London to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris, Paris to Poitiers
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators
Brittany Ferries
Phone
0330 159 7000
Email
reservations@brittanyferries.com
Website
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Car ferry from Portsmouth to Cherbourg
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $85
Schedules at
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Adult
$30 - $40
Car
$60 - $85

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Questions & Answers

The distance between London and Cognac is 646 km.

The cheapest way to get from London to Cognac is to bus which costs £1 and takes 15 h 41 min.

The quickest way to get from London to Cognac is to train which takes 7 h 33 min and costs £120 - £270.

No, there is no direct train from London to Cognac. However, there are services departing from London St. Pancras International and arriving at Cognac via Paris Nord RER, Massy TGV and Angouleme. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 33 min.

No, there is no direct bus from London to Cognac. However, there are services departing from London and arriving at Cognac - Place Gambetta via Paris City Center - Bercy, Tours and Angoulême - SNCF. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 41 min.

It takes approximately 7 h 33 min to get from London to Cognac, including transfers.