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Address

route de St Gilles - 85 220 Commequiers

 

Road Network

From Paris :

From Oceane Highway A11 : Paris > Le Mans > A87 > La Roche sur Yon > Aizenay > Commequiers

From Aquitaine Highway A10 : Paris > Orléans > Tours > Angers > A87 > La Roche sur Yon > Aizenay > Commequiers

 

From Angers :

Highway A87 exit 30 > La Roche sur Yon > Aizenay > Commequiers

 

From Nantes :

Highway A83 direction Bordeaux exit 1 (Sorinières Gate) > Saint Philbert de Grand Lieu > Machecoul > Challans > Commequiers

 

From Southwest :

Highway A83 exit 6 > La Roche sur Yon > Aizenay > Commequiers

 

Railway station

Paris > Nantes (TGV) + Nantes > Saint Gilles Croix de Vie (TER) all year long

Paris > Les Sables d’Olonne (TGV)

 

Travel Information : www.voyages-sncf.com

 

Bus station 

Company Sovetours

La Roche sur Yon : 02.51.62.18.23

Saint Jean de Monts : 02.51.58.97.33

www.sovetours.fr

www.destineo.fr : information and calculation of transit routes in the Pays de la Loire

 

So you’re already on holiday in the Vendée and you would like to visit Vélo Rail (don’t forget to book first). Here are the directions:

From St Gilles Croix de Vie: 6 miles

Go through the town of Le Fenouiller then follow the sign for Challans.

From Saint Hilaire de Riez: 7 to 14 miles

Follow the sign for Notre Dame de Riez, then go through the town before following the sign for Commequiers

From Brétignolles sur Mer/Brem sur Mer: 12 miles

Go through the towns of La Chaize Giraud and L'Aiguillon sur Vie, then follow the signs for Challans and Commequiers (the signpost for Commequiers first appears quite a while before you reach Challans)

From Saint Jean de Monts: 14 miles

2 possible routes, but the first has more traffic during the holiday period :

- follow the sign for St Hilaire de Riez, Notre Dame de Riez (go through the town), then Commequiers

- follow the sign for Soullans (go through the town), then Commequiers.

From Les Sables d'Olonne: 22 miles

Follow the sign for Challans: go through Vairé, La Chaize Giraud and L'Aiguillon sur Vie. The way to Commequiers is shown quite a while before you reach Challans.

From Jard sur Mer/Longeville sur Mer: 35 miles

Follow the sign for Le Château d'Olonne, then Olonne sur Mer, Vairé, La Chaize Giraud and L'Aiguillon sur Vie. Finally, follow the sign for Challans.