dordogne to paris

Jul 8th, 2010, 01:48 PM
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dordogne to paris

we are visiting the Dordogne region next month. We are going to fly into bergerac and rent a car for a few days. I am trying to determine the best itinerary or town to drop the car and return to Paris by train. Sarlat? Brive? Drive up to perigueux? As we are only there for a few days, I need to be "efficient". Suggestions?
tandrtravel is offline  
Jul 8th, 2010, 02:03 PM
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Brive would be the most efficient. In fact, if you are willing to catch a very early morning train, there is one that goes to CDG from Brive, assuming that you are flying out of CDG.
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Jul 9th, 2010, 03:10 AM
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Another vote for Brive. You can generally leave the car there even if booked in Bergerac, and it's 4 hours to Paris.

There is no direct train from Sarlat. It's either coach to Souillac and then train to Paris (often with a change in Brive) or west to Libourne or Bordeax, with a change.
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Jul 9th, 2010, 04:31 AM
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Like Michael and Carlux, we have used Brive as our drop off point--easy! Look for PREM fares several weeks in advance to save a few euros.
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Jul 14th, 2010, 06:40 AM
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Need another vote for Brive? You have mine. Have a great visit to the beautiful Dordogne!
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