Beautiiful Gite in South West France

Getting to La Maison Bleue

Getting to La Maison Bleue couldn't be easier! Flybe, Ryanair, Easyjet, BMIBaby, CityJet, and British Airways all fly to either Brive, Bergerac, Bordeaux, Limoges and Toulouse.


CityJet fly to Brive from London City airport. fly Brive, Bergerac and Toulouse from Belfast, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Leeds-Bradford, Manchester, Newcastle.

Flybe fly direct to Bergerac, Limoges and Toulouse from Birmingham, Southampton, Exeter, Leeds, Manchester, London Gatwick and Edinburgh.

Ryanair fly direct to Bergerac & Limoges from London Stanstead, Bristol and Liverpool.

Easyjet fly to Bordeaux  and Toulouse from Bristol, Liverpool and Luton, London Gatwick.

British Airways fly to Toulouse from Heathrow, Bordeaux from London Gatwick

BMIBaby fly to Bordeaux from Manchester.

Toulouse is 2hrs away
Bordeaux is 2 1/2hrs away
Bergerac is 1hr away
Limoges is 3hrs away

Brive is 1 1/2hrs away

For links to Airlines, please see below.

Driving directions from Cahors: Leave the A20/N20 in Cahors and take the D811/D911 road. You will pass through Mercues, Espere, Labastide-du-Vert, Castelfranc, Prayssac, and Puy L'Eveque. Girard is between Puy L'Eveque and Duravel and is on the main road.

Direction from Cahors can be found on, by typing in Start - Cahors; End - Duravel, 46700. The D811 takes you from Cahors straight to Girard.  If you enter the village of Duravel you have gone too far. Total est. time: 35mins.

Car hire is easy from Toulouse, Limoges or Bergerac Airports. See links below.

Directions From Bergerac Airport (Roumaniere)

Turn left at airport exit and follow the N21 South. Turn left for directions to "Issigeac" and follow the D14 to Villereal. At Villereal follow directions for "Monflanquin" and follow the D124 to Fumel. From Fumel/Monsempron-Libos follow directions for Puy L'Eveque D911/D811. You will pass through "Soturac" and then "Duravel". Continue through Duravel until you see a small sign for the Hamlet of "Girard". La Maison Bleue is approximately 500 meters on your left on the main road.

Directions from Toulouse Blagnac Airport:

Leave Toulouse Blagnac Airport and take the A620/peripherique interieur. Keep right to take E09/E72 towards Bourdeaux/Paris. E09/E72 becomes A62-toll road. Take the E9/A20 exit - exit 10 towards Paris/Limoges/Montauban. Merge onto E09, E09 becomes the A20, A20 becomes N20. Stay straight to go onto A20 - toll road. Take exit 58 towards Villeneuve Sur Lot/Cahors Centre. Once in Cahors follow the D811 towards Puy L'Eveque/Fumel, then Duravel. Keep on the D811 as it will take you all the way to La Maison Bleue. As you leave Puy L'Eveque, you will see a small sign for Girard (right hand side of road). You will see a row of houses and La Maison Bleue is the 4th house along. There is a big balcony at the side of the house, Big dark blue arch windows at the front. It is 5mins from Puy L'Eveque on the main D811 road.

If you would rather let the train take the strain, you can also travel on the TGV high speed train which leaves from Paris and stops at Agen, Cahors or Bergerac.

Eurostar is also a gateway to France and has frequent trains arriving in Paris, in which to start your holiday.

Links included in this section should help you on your way.

Car Hire

Bergerac travel site

France Car Hire Rental

Toulouse Care Hire





British Airways

Rail Travel




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