There are 3 ways to get from Saint-Émilion to Cognac by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Libourne to Angouleme Tgv
  2. Take the train from Angouleme to Cognac

$45 - $65

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Train, bus  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Libourne to Angouleme Tgv
  2. Take the bus from Angoulême - SNCF to Cognac - Place Gambetta 15

$25 - $35

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Saint-Émilion to Cognac 78.3 miles

$16 - $25

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The cheapest way to get from Saint-Émilion to Cognac is to drive which costs 14€ - 21€ and takes 1 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Saint-Émilion to Cognac is to drive which costs 14€ - 21€ and takes 1 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Saint-Émilion to Cognac. However, there are services departing from St Emilion and arriving at Cognac via Libourne and Angouleme. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 54 min.

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The distance between Saint-Émilion and Cognac is 91 km. The road distance is 125.3 km.

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The best way to get from Saint-Émilion to Cognac without a car is to train which takes 3 h 54 min and costs 35€ - 55€.

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It takes approximately 3 h 54 min to get from Saint-Émilion to Cognac, including transfers.

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Saint-Émilion to Cognac train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Libourne station.

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Saint-Émilion to Cognac train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Cognac station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Saint-Émilion to Cognac is 125 km. It takes approximately 1 h 30 min to drive from Saint-Émilion to Cognac.

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Map of how to get from Saint-Émilion to Cognac.
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  • Distance: 56.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 54 min

What companies run services between Saint-Émilion, France and Cognac, France?

You can take a train from Saint-Émilion to Cognac via Libourne and Angouleme in around 3 h 54 min.

Train operators
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 Libourne to Angouleme
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $30
1st Class
$27 - $45
Train from Angouleme to Cognac
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$15 - $21
1st Class
$18 - $28
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Libourne to Angouleme
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$24 - $30
1st Class
$43 - $45
Bus operators
Région Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Phone
05 49 18 59 27
Email
transport16@nouvelle-aquitaine.fr
Website
transports.nouvelle-aquitaine.fr
Bus from Angoulême - SNCF to Cognac - Place Gambetta
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
transports.nouvelle-aquitaine.fr

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