To see the best (and worst) times to visit, please read our reviews of our recommended places to stay
Note: flight, boat, train and bus timetables change constantly, and airlines come and go, so please do not rely solely on this information for your travel planning. Check with relevant companies, or a flight search engine like Skyscanner, first.
BY AIR FROM UK
Southern France is well served with direct flights to at least 4 airports, all of which are near motorways for easy onward access. Flight times are about 2 hours from London, 2.5 hours from northern England. Car hire is available at all airports - see our car rental recommendations.
easyJet has flights to Biarritz from Bristol and Gatwick and to Toulouse from Bristol and Gatwick.
Ryanair flies to Biarritz from Birmingham, Manchester, Luton and Stansted and to Pau from Bristol and Stansted.