There are 10 ways to get from London to Ruffec by train, bus, car, car ferry, car train or plane

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

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Train  •  6 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
  2. Take the train from Paris Montparnasse to Poitiers Tgv
  3. Take the train from Poitiers to Ruffec

$162 - $340

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Bus, train  •  16 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from London to Paris Centre - Bercy
  2. Take the bus from Paris Centre - Bercy to Poitiers
  3. Take the train from Poitiers to Ruffec

$46 - $65

8 alternative options

Drive, carferry  •  9 h 36 min

  1. Drive from London to Newhaven Ferry Port
  2. Take the carferry from Newhaven Ferry Port to Dieppe
  3. Drive from Dieppe to Ruffec

$99 - $210

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  8 h 12 min

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

$276 - $333

Fly London Stansted to Poitiers, train  •  6 h 31 min

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

$88 - $261

Fly London Gatwick to Bordeaux, train  •  7 h 49 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 Ruffec

$97 - $281

Fly London Stansted to Limoges, train  •  9 h 7 min

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Limoges (LIG) STN - LIG
  2. Take the train from Limoges Montjovis to Angouleme
  3. Take the train from Angouleme to Ruffec

$108 - $315

Fly London City to Paris Orly, train  •  7 h 52 min

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Paris Orly (ORY) LCY - ORY
  2. Take the train from Paris Montparnasse to Poitiers
  3. Take the train from Poitiers to Ruffec

$191 - $1,525

Fly London Stansted to La Rochelle, train  •  9 h 25 min

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

$109 - $741

Fly London Stansted to Bergerac, train  •  9 h 51 min

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Bergerac (EGC) STN - EGC
  2. Take the train from Bergerac to Libourne
  3. Take the train from Libourne to Angouleme
  4. Take the train from Angouleme to Ruffec

$117 - $543

Questions & Answers

The distance between London and Ruffec is 381 miles.

The best way to get from London to Ruffec without a car is to train which takes 6 h 28 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 28 min to get from London to Ruffec, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from London Stansted Airport to Poitiers Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 30 min.

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Ruffec is 1 h ahead of London. It is currently 4:32 PM in London and 5:32 PM in Ruffec.

Ryanair offers flights from London Stansted Airport to Poitiers Airport.

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There are 126+ hotels available in Ruffec. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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The best way to get from London to London Stansted Airport is to train which takes 45 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from London to Ruffec.
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  • Distance: 381.1 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 28 min

What companies run services between London, England and Ruffec, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France?

You can take a train from London to Ruffec via Paris Nord Eurostar, Gare du Nord, Montparnasse-Bienvenue, Paris Montparnasse, and Poitiers in around 6 h 28 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $340
Flights from London City to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $39,000
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
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 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 Bergerac
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $600
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
Train operators
Eurostar
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris Montparnasse to Poitiers
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $75
1st Class
$90 - $130
Train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Angouleme
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $32
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$27 - $32
1st Class
$46 - $50
Train from La Rochelle Ville to Poitiers
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $40
1st Class
$50 - $65
Train from Libourne to Angouleme
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $29
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$24 - $29
1st Class
$42 - $45
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Poitiers to Ruffec
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$16 - $24
1st Class
$21 - $35
Train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Angouleme
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$22 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $45
Train from Angouleme to Ruffec
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$14 - $21
1st Class
$17 - $27
Train from Limoges Montjovis to Angouleme
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$22 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $50
Train from La Rochelle Ville to Poitiers
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$26 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $55
Train from Bergerac to Libourne
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$16 - $23
1st Class
$20 - $35
Train from Libourne to Angouleme
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
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
$172
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from London to Paris Centre - Bercy
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Paris Centre - Bercy to Poitiers
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
Ouibus
Ferry operators
DFDS Seaways
Phone
+45 33 42 30 10
Email
incoming@dfdsseaways.dk​​
Website
dfdsseaways.co.uk
Car ferry from Newhaven Ferry Port to Dieppe
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $80
Book at
dfds.co.uk
Reclining seat
$26 - $35
Reclining Seat
$33
Bed in a 4 berth inside shared cabin
$15
2-bed inside cabin
$55 - $80

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