Plum Village is about 85 km east of Bordeaux (which has an international airport, Bordeaux-Merignac Airport), and 4 hours from Paris by TGV (Train à Grande Vitesse, meaning high-speed train).

For ticket reservation, you can visit:

  1. idTGV
  2. Railway Europe
  3. TGV-Europe
  4. voyages-sncf
  5. SNCF
  6. ter-sncf
  7. bonjourlafrance

Google translate may help you translate these websites.

From Bordeaux you take the train to Sainte Foy la Grande (direction Bergerac and Sarlat), for more details about the schedule please download the latest «train schedule» [from 15 December 2013 to 05 July 2014] from Bordeaux to St. Foy La Grande vice versa.

We shall arrange for your transportation to and from Ste. Foy la Grande station only on arrival and depature day. The shuttles are organized according to the arrival times you transmit to us!

If you depart or arrive on another day or from or to Bergerac airport you have to take a taxi to Plum Village the price is approximately 40€ to 70€.

Taxi at St. Foy La Grande
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Airport Bergerac – Perigord – Dordogne
Information and Reservation
Telp: +33 (0)
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Bergerac Taxi
Rue Denis Papin
24100 Bergerac
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Paris to Upper Hamlet
Bordeaux to Upper Hamlet
Ste. Foy La Grande to Upper Hamlet

Paris to Lower Hamlet
Bordeaux to Lower Hamlet
Ste. Foy La Grande to Lower Hamlet

Paris to New Hamlet
Bordeaux to New Hamlet
Ste. Foy La Grande to New Hamlet