There are 7 ways to get from Normandy landings to Cognac by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  7h 30m

  1. Take the train from Bayeux to Paris St Lazare
  2. Take the train from Gare de Paris-Montparnasse 1-2 to Gare de Angoulême
  3. Take the train from Gare de Angoulême to Gare de Cognac Ter

146€ - 250€

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Train, bus via Tours  •  11h 48m

  1. Take the train from Caen to Tours Ter
  2. Take the bus from Tours to Angoulême
  3. Take the bus from Angoulême - SNCF to Cognac - Place Gambetta 15

55€ - 101€

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Train, bus  •  9h 7m

  1. Take the train from Gare de Caen to Gare de St-Pierre-des-Corps Ter
  2. Take the train from Gare de St-Pierre-des-Corps to Gare de Angoulême Ter / ...
  3. Take the bus from Angoulême - SNCF to Cognac - Place Gambetta 15

70€ - 131€

Bus  •  12h 22m

  1. Take the bus from Caen to Rennes 1722 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Rennes to Saintes Bcn169 / ...

Drive  •  5h 14m

  1. Drive from Normandy landings to Cognac 531.3 km

60€ - 95€

Fly to Bordeaux, train  •  8h 18m

  1. Fly from Caen (CFR) to Bordeaux (BOD) CFR - BOD
  2. Take the train from Gare de Bordeaux-St-Jean to Gare de Angoulême
  3. Take the train from Gare de Angoulême to Gare de Cognac

194€ - 546€

Fly to Poitiers, drive  •  5h 29m

  1. Fly from Caen (CFR) to Poitiers (PIS) CFR - PIS
  2. Drive from Poitiers to Cognac

393€ - 1892€

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The cheapest way to get from Normandy landings to Cognac is to train and bus via Tours which costs 50€ - 110€ and takes 11h 48m.

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The quickest way to get from Normandy landings to Cognac is to drive which costs 60€ - 95€ and takes 5h 14m.

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The distance between Normandy landings and Cognac is 404 km. The road distance is 531.3 km.

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The best way to get from Normandy landings to Cognac without a car is to train which takes 7h 30m and costs 140€ - 250€.

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It takes approximately 7h 30m to get from Normandy landings to Cognac, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Normandy landings to Cognac is to train which takes 7h 30m and costs 140€ - 250€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 12h 22m.

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There is no direct flight from Caen Airport to Bordeaux Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 20m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Normandy landings to Cognac is 531 km. It takes approximately 5h 14m to drive from Normandy landings to Cognac.

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Volotea and Air France offer flights from Caen Airport to Bordeaux Airport.

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There are 231+ hotels available in Cognac. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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Map of how to get from Normandy landings to Cognac.
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  • Distance: 404.4 km
  • Duration: 7h 30m

What companies run services between Normandy landings, France and Cognac, France?

You can take a train from Normandy landings to Cognac via Bayeux, Paris St Lazare, Saint-Lazare, Montparnasse-Bienvenue, Gare de Paris-Montparnasse 1-2, and Gare de Angoulême in around 7h 30m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Normandy landings to Cognac via ASNELLES: église, Caen, Rennes, Saintes, Saintes - Gare Routière, Saintes Gare SNCF, and Gare de Saintes in around 12h 22m.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Caen to Bordeaux via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 800€
Flights from Caen to Bordeaux via Marseille
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
110€ - 700€
Flights from Caen to Bordeaux via Lyon, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 800€
Flights from Caen to Bordeaux via Lyon, Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
100€ - 800€
Chalair Aviation
Website
chalair.eu
Flights from Caen to Poitiers via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
320€ - 1800€
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.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Bayeux to Paris St Lazare
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
40€ - 70€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
40€ - 45€
1st Class
60€ - 70€
Train from Gare de Paris-Montparnasse 1-2 to Gare de Angoulême
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
60€ - 120€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
60€ - 75€
1st Class
95€ - 120€
Train from Gare de Angoulême to Gare de Cognac
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
9€ - 17€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
9€ - 11€
1st Class
12€ - 17€
Train from Gare de Caen to Gare de St-Pierre-des-Corps
Ave. Duration
2h 39m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
35€ - 70€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
39€ - 45€
1st Class
60€ - 70€
Train from Gare de St-Pierre-des-Corps to Gare de Angoulême
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
30€ - 55€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
32€ - 37€
1st Class
50€ - 56€
Train from Caen to Tours
Ave. Duration
2h 52m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
40€ - 70€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
40€ - 45€
1st Class
60€ - 70€
Train from Gare de Bordeaux-St-Jean to Gare de Angoulême
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
21€ - 35€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
21€ - 24€
1st Class
33€ - 35€
TGV inOui
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from St Pierre Des Corps to Angouleme
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
45€ - 55€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
45€ - 55€
1st Class
45€ - 55€
Train from Bordeaux St Jean to Angouleme
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
36€ - 41€
1st Class
32€ - 37€
Bus operators
CFTA Centre Ouest
Website
cftaco.fr
Bus from Angoulême - SNCF to Cognac - Place Gambetta
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
2€
Schedules at
transports.nouvelle-aquitaine.fr
CITRAM Charente
Phone
05.45.25.99.99
Email
infos@citram-charente.fr
Website
citram-charente.fr
Bus from Angoulême - SNCF to Cognac - Place Gambetta
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
1€
Schedules at
citram-charente.fr
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. There are three types of tickets on offer (Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass), along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Tours to Angoulême
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
17€ - 25€
Website
alsa.com
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 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 Tours to Angoulême
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
10€ - 13€
Website
Blablabus
Bus from Caen to Rennes
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
9€ - 12€
Website
Blablabus
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Caen to Rennes
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
11€ - 14€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Estació d'autobusos Barcelona Nord
Website
barcelonanord.cat
Bus from Rennes to Saintes
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Once daily
Website
Estació d'autobusos Barcelona Nord

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The best way to get from Normandy landings to Caen Airport is to taxi which takes 26 min and costs 55€ - 70€.

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