The Loire Valley Places



Getting Here

Trains from Paris (Gare d'Austerlitz) leave for Orléans every hour or so; the 85-mile trip (€19.40) takes between 1 hour, 5 minutes and 1 hour, 25 minutes with a change in suburban Les Aubrais sometimes necessary. Trains run every couple of hours from Orléans to Tours (75 mins, €18.80) via Blois (25–40 mins, €10.50). Three trains daily continue to Angers (1 hr, 50 mins; €25.30).

Visitor Information

Orléans Tourist Office (2 pl. de l'Etape, Orléans, 45000. 02–38–24–05–05.