How to come ?

All the roads lead to Saint-Emilion...



Do you want to come by car to Saint-Émilion? Motorway or roads: several ways are possible.
Discover them below and click here to find the car parks of the medieval city >


By motorway : 

          By road :

A10 (Paris - Bordeaux) -

Exit Saint-André de Cubzac
30 km to Saint-Émilion from this exit
See the itinerary from this exit >

A62 (Narbonne - Toulouse - Bordeaux) -

Exist La Réole or Langon
50 km to Saint-Émilion from this exit
See the itinerary from this exit >

A89 (Bordeaux - Périgueux - Clermont-Ferrand) - Exit Libourne
12 km to Saint-Émilion from this exit
See the itinerary from this exit >


D936 (Bergerac - Bordeaux)
See the itinerary from Bergerac >


N89 (Bordeaux - Libourne)
See the itinerary from Bordeaux >

D670 (Saint-André de Cubzac - Libourne - La Réole-Marmande)
See the itinerary from La Réole >

D664 (Angoulême - Libourne - Bordeaux)
See the itinerary from Libourne >


The Transports en Nouvelle Aquitaine bus company offers regular transfers between Bordeaux, Libourne, Saint-Émilion and the surrounding villages of the Saint-Émilionnais.

To see the details of the bus lines and the timetables of the stops in Saint-Émilion, you can click HERE >
Find the detailed timetable of the 304 line - Quinconces / Saint-Émilion - by clicking HERE >


In high season, the Transports en Nouvelle Aquitaine bus stops at a 100 meter-walk from the village center.
See the location of the bus stop in Saint-Émilion here >
Find out more about the Estivales programme: the coaches for your summer holidays in Gironde here >
See the summer timetable here > 

All year round, the Transports en Nouvelle Aquitaine bus stops at Libourne 7 km from Saint-Émilion.
You can then contact a taxi service to come to the medieval city.
See the transport services partners of the Tourist Office here >
The SNCF offers regular transfers between Bordeaux, Libourne and Saint-Emilion.
TER New Aquitaine

Tickets from Bordeaux to Saint-Émilion are sold starting from 9.50 €.

TGV Bordeaux - Paris with a stop in Libourne

By TGV, you enjoy the new high-speed line connecting Bordeaux to Paris in 2h30. One of the stops on the line is in Libourne (the train station is at 7 km from Saint-Emilion). More than 33 daily round trips between Paris and Bordeaux are insured from which 18.5 are direct.
Tickets are sold from 25 €.

Find the timetable of the TGV Bordeaux - Paris here >

Find the TGV Paris - Bordeaux timetables here >

You then have 3 options to get to downtown Saint-Émilion: 

  • A small walk of about twenty minutes from the station. We point out that the access road has sidewalks on only a part of the way. Besides, the path leading to the village is sloping. See the recommended walking route >
  • Ecoexcursions on (+33) The shuttle costs 4€ per person.
  • A tuk-tuk shuttle by Les Cordeliers on (+33) The shuttle costs 5€ per seat.
  • A short ride by taxi or a private tourism vehicle with a driver. This service is of course reserved in advance. You will find the list of our partners here >


Good to know:

  • Bring enough water for your needs, as there are no water points at the station.
  • Bring €0.50 coins to use the public toilets, on the left as you leave the station.

Your arrival :

> If you arrive from the top of the village, coming from Libourne on the D243, at the roundabout turn left onto the D122 towards Montagne, then take the first left onto Rue du Grand Pontet.

> If you arrive from the bottom of the village via the D122 coming from the D670, you can park in the car park at the Saint-Emilion train station.  This car park is located 1.5km from the village centre. The rest of the journey will take about 25 minutes on foot (see village map). 

The car park : 

  • Parking for camper vans is possible throughout the whole of the Guadet park. It is also possible to stay overnight. Parking is free but there is no service available.
  • Parking is possible at the train station. Paying toilets are available. Parking is free but there is no service available.

You can find the list of reception and service areas for the Camping-Car Park by clicking here >.



Two international airports and an aeroclub are located less than 60 km from the medieval city of Saint-Emilion.




The International Airport of Bordeaux-Mérignac

Located 54 km from the medieval city, Bordeaux Airport makes Europe and the international destinations even more accessible thanks to an offer of more than 90 direct flights from Bordeaux of which more than 80 are regular flights and more than 60 are low cost flights.

Find all the destinations served by Bordeaux Airport on

Information and information: (+33) 5 56 34 50 50

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Bergerac Dordogne Périgord Airport: the nearest to go further.

Located 60 km from the medieval city, the airport offers you to fly to Saint-Émilion from more than 14 destinations throughout Europe.

Find all the destinations served by Bergerac Dordogne Périgord Airport on

+33 5 53 22 25 25 - 

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Libourne AéroClub

Located 15 km from the medieval city, the AeroClub Libourne, located in Artigues de Lussac, offers first flights or an initiation flight.

Private driver, you can also contact the airport or go to

Information: +33 5 57 24 31 50
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