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There are 9 ways to get from London to Saint-Plantaire by train, bus, car, car train, car ferry 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  7h 31m

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Paris Nord Eil
  2. Take the train from Paris Austerlitz to Chateauroux
  3. Take the train from Chateauroux to Eguzon Ter

€182 - €465

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Bus, train  •  13h 46m

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria to Paris Bercy
  2. Take the train from Paris Austerlitz to Chateauroux
  3. Take the bus from Châteauroux Gare Routière to St Plantaire Eglise I

€79 - €115

7 alternative options

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  7h 50m

  1. Drive from London to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
  3. Drive from Calais-Fréthun to Saint-Plantaire

€230 - €270

Drive, car ferry  •  8h 58m

  1. Drive from London to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Saint-Plantaire

€100 - €150

Fly London Stansted to Limoges, train  •  8h 7m

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Limoges (LIG) STN - LIG
  2. Take the train from Limoges Benedictins to Eguzon

€106 - €320

Fly London Heathrow to Paris CDG, train, bus  •  9h 46m

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Paris CDG (CDG) LHR - CDG
  2. Take the train from Paris Austerlitz to Chateauroux
  3. Take the bus from Châteauroux Gare Routière to St Plantaire Eglise

€96 - €296

Fly London City to Bergerac, bus, train  •  10h 46m

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Bergerac (EGC) LCY - EGC
  2. Take the bus from BERGERAC - Aéroport Roumanière TAD to Gare SNCF
  3. Take the train from Perigueux to Limoges Benedictins
  4. Take the train from Limoges Benedictins to Eguzon

€122 - €420

Fly London Stansted to Bergerac, bus, train  •  11h 20m

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Bergerac (EGC) STN - EGC
  2. Take the bus from BERGERAC - Aéroport Roumanière TAD to Gare SNCF
  3. Take the train from Perigueux to Limoges Benedictins
  4. Take the train from Limoges Benedictins to Eguzon

€85 - €220

Fly London Stansted to Tours St Symphorien, train, bus  •  9h 59m

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Tours St Symphorien (TUF) STN - TUF
  2. Take the train from St Pierre Des Corps to Vierzon Ville
  3. Take the train from Vierzon Ville to Chateauroux
  4. Take the bus from Châteauroux Gare Routière to St Plantaire Eglise

€100 - €238

London to Saint-Plantaire by bus and train

The journey time between London and Saint-Plantaire is around 15h 7m and covers a distance of around 821 km. The fastest journey normally takes 12h 55m. Operated by Traveleuro Tours & Travels, Bus RATP, SNCF and others, the London to Saint-Plantaire service departs from London Victoria and arrives in St Plantaire Eglise. Typically 11 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
15h 7m
Fastest journey time:
12h 55m
Journey distance:
821 km
Services per week:
11
Cheapest price:
€79
Carbon emissions:
83 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:30
Last service departs at:
21:15

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

London to Saint-Plantaire bus and train schedules

Bus services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Saint-Plantaire is 800 130 000.

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The cheapest way to get from London to Saint-Plantaire is to bus and train which costs £65 - £100 and takes 13h 46m.

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The quickest way to get from London to Saint-Plantaire is to train which costs £150 - £400 and takes 7h 31m.

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It is approximately 577 km to get from London to Saint-Plantaire.

The best way to get from London to Saint-Plantaire without a car is to train which takes 7h 31m and costs £150 - £400.

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It takes approximately 7h 31m to get from London to Saint-Plantaire, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from London Stansted Airport to Limoges Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 35m.

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Saint-Plantaire is 1h ahead of London. It is currently 2:50 PM in London and 3:50 PM in Saint-Plantaire.

Ryanair offers flights from London Stansted Airport to Limoges Airport.

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There are 14+ hotels available in Saint-Plantaire. Prices start at €75 per night.

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The best way to get from London to London Stansted Airport is to train which takes 50 min and costs £15 - £27.

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Map of how to get from London to Saint-Plantaire.
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  • Distance: 576.8 km
  • Duration: 7h 31m

What companies run services between London, England and Saint-Plantaire, France?

You can take a train from London King's Cross to Saint-Plantaire via Paris Nord, Gare du Nord, Gare d'Austerlitz, Paris Austerlitz, Chateauroux, and Eguzon in around 7h 31m.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€65 - €230
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Limoges
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€100 - €320
Flights from London Stansted to Bergerac
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€16 - €95
Flights from London Stansted to Tours St Symphorien
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€14 - €90
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€55 - €500
Flights from London City to Bergerac
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€70 - €320
Train operators
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. 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 Paris Austerlitz to Chateauroux
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€30 - €65
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€30 - €45
Rail 1st Class
€40 - €65
Train from Chateauroux to Eguzon
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€9 - €23
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€9 - €13
Rail 1st Class
€16 - €23
Train from Limoges Benedictins to Eguzon
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€11 - €28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€11 - €17
Rail 1st Class
€19 - €28
Train from Perigueux to Limoges Benedictins
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€13 - €35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€13 - €19
Rail 1st Class
€21 - €35
Train from St Pierre Des Corps to Vierzon Ville
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€14 - €35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€14 - €21
Rail 1st Class
€22 - €35
Train from Vierzon Ville to Chateauroux
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€9 - €24
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€9 - €14
Rail 1st Class
€16 - €24
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€153
Website
Eurotunnel
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from St-Pierre-des-Corps to Vierzon
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€35 - €65
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Bus operators
Traveleuro Tours & Travels
Phone
07710115044
Email
info@traveleuro.co.uk
Website
traveleuro.co.uk
Bus from London Victoria to Paris Bercy
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€46
Schedules at
traveleuro.co.uk
Rémi
Phone
+33 2 38 70 30 30
Email
pole-internet@regioncentre.fr
Website
remi-centrevaldeloire.fr
Bus from Châteauroux Gare Routière to St Plantaire Eglise
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€3
Website
Rémi
Car Aquitaine
Phone
0 800 64 40 47
Website
transports.nouvelle-aquitaine.fr
Bus from BERGERAC - Aéroport Roumanière TAD to Gare SNCF
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€2
Website
Car Aquitaine
Ferry operators

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