||+ 3 to 4 hours of travel||+ 4 hours of travel|
› From Toulon-Hyères Airport
Take bus 63 at the airport and exit after about 4 stations at Arromanches. Then, take bus 67 and exit at La Tour Fondue (see below). Details can be found on this map. This map shows all trains, buses etc. in the whole region.
› From Marseille-Provence Airport
Take the shuttle bus at the airport to Saint-Charles (main railway station of Marseille). The bus costs about 8.00 Euro, and it takes about 1hour to get to Saint-Charles (checking out, bying bus ticket, etc.). Then, take a regular train at Saint-Charles, which needs about 1 hour to arrive at Toulon (main railway station). From there, take the bus to Porquerolles as explained below. Overall, about 3 to 4 hours are needed to get from the airport to La Tour Fondue.
› From Nice Airport
Take the shuttle bus at the airport to Nice main railway station (Ville, Gare SNCF, main railway station). Then, take a regular train at Nice to Toulon (main railway station), which takes about 1 hour and 50 minutes. From there, take the bus to Porquerolles as explained below. Overall, about 4 hours are needed to get from the airport to La Tour Fondue.
The nearest train station is in Hyères,
which is 20 minutes by car from the point of departure to
the island. The closest main railway station is in Toulon (9 TGVs' from
Paris per day).
In Hyères, take the
bus to Porquerolles as explained below.
More information about trains can be found here: www.sncf.com
There are regular bus lines from Toulon or Hyères to La Tour Fondue.
› From Hyères railway station take the bus No. 67 to La Tour Fondue' – Ferry Terminal.
› From Toulon railway station there are two possibilities:
- Bus 39 to Gare de Hyères (station), then take the bus 67 to 'La Tour Fondue' – Ferry Terminal.
- Bus 103 to Hyères centre, then take the bus 67 to 'La Tour Fondue' – Ferry Terminal.
More information can be found here: www.reseaumistral.com
› From Paris, take motorway
A7, then A8 towards Aix-en-Provence
and after Toulon,
and then take the A570 until Hyères.
From there take the D97 to La
Tour Fondue' – Ferry Terminal.
› From Nice, take the motorway A8 until Hyères and then the national road D 97 to La Tour Fondue.
Taxi prices to La Tour Fondue (Giens) – ferry terminal:
|From Toulon railway station||60-70 €||45 mn|
|From Hyères railway station||35 €||15 mn|
|From Toulon-Hyères airport||25 €||10 mn|
Taxis Radio Hyèrois: Tel. +33 (0) 4 94 00 60 00 (taxishyerois.free.fr)
Radio-Taxi Toulon: Tel. +33 (0) 4 94 93 51 51 (www.taxi-toulon.com)
2. Accessing the island of Porquerolles
For those who cannot take the boat at scheduled times, a 'Taxi service' can be used:Taxi boat Pélican 24h/24h Tel: +33 (0)6 09 52 31 19 | Pelicantaxi@wanadoo.fr.
From 7H to 19H and from 19H to 23H : around 100€ for 1 to 6 persons.
More information can be found here: www.bateaux-taxi.com.
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