From Limoges, Bergerac, Bordeaux or Paris, there are trains to Perigueux. Once at Perigueux train station, you can take a local bus or a taxi. Below are further details.
By Plane There are three international airports to chose from. Bordeaux is farthest away but has the most international flights. Limoges airport and Bergerac airport are closer and have flights from Ryanair. Limoges is the best option if you are flying from the UK. From these airports you then need to get to Perigueux – by train is the best option from Limoges and Bordeaux and by bus from Bergerac.
Note: We advise to come to Limoges airport rather than to Bergerac, because the transport is much easier from Limoges than from Bergerac – and we cannot arrange pick up from Bergerac airport.
By Train There is a train station in Perigueux (see Rail Europe / SNCF). A local line also connects Bordeaux, Limoges and Brive la Gaillarde with Perigueux. Trains leave regularly and often from Bordeaux St Jean to Perigueux. See below By Taxi about being picked up at the train stations.
Please be aware that all the timetables below are only valid until early July (after this date times may vary slightly so please check your travel using the Rail Europe / SNCF site which includes track repairs.
If you understand French this version is much better for local trains: http://www.ter-sncf.com/aquitaine/index.asp
By Bus A local bus leaves from Perigueux (centre of town on the Cours Montaigne, behind the big cinema complex) going to Cubjac in the evenings. The bus route is Perigueux-Hautefort-Clairvivre. Get off in Cubjac opposite the Mairie. Buses depart Perigueux 17:00 + 18:10 Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays. Wednesdays 12:05 + 18:10. The journey takes about an hour. There are no buses at the weekends. Also these times are subject to change. To check bus times call the Périgord Voyages/Chèze office at +33 (0)5 53 59 01 48 / +33 (0)5 53 50 04 97.
Also contact the Perigueux office of tourism for more information www.tourisme-perigueux.fr/default.asp tel: +33 (0)553 53 10 63
The PDF below has all the bus times for the region.
Line 3 is Bergerac-Perigueux
Line 9 is Perigueux-Cubjac.
By Car Cubjac is 20km from Perigueux going east on the D5. Follow the signs for Bassillac airport and Hautefort. If you come via Brive la Gaillard then follow the N89 direction Perigueux. Just after you pass through Thenon take the turning signed Cubjac on the right hand side.
Arriving at Le Moulin
With increasing amounts of visitors to Le Moulin we are no longer able to organises the shuttles and taxis. Instead our local taxi man, Stephane (who also speaks some english), will now look after picking people up and bringing them to Le Moulin. He will endeavour to group people together as much as possible in order to make the taxi fares less expensive.
If you wish to organise a taxi to Le Moulin you can contact Stephane directly on his mobile no: +33 (0)6 07 48 60 64 or write to him on firstname.lastname@example.org, giving details of the date and time you will arrive at Perigueux train station.
He can also organises lifts from Limoges airport and Limoges train station. Once again contact him directly for prices.
Please remember do not arrive at Le Moulin before 14h on the arrival day of your course.
Once at Le Moulin the taxis ride back to Perigueux can be organised by yourselves by writing down your date and time of trains. These will then be grouped together by and Stephane, our taxi man, will be contacted to pick you up at the designated time.
Please allow one hour to get to Perigueux train station.
When you arrive in Cubjac… From the Mairie (village centre beside the bridge) follow the road out of the village in the Hautefort direction past the Post office on your right and the Proxi mini-market on your left. You will see a sign for Le Moulin after 300 meters on the right hand side. Follow the track for another 200 meters and you will come to our gates.