At about 470 miles from Calais and close to motorways, the Sancy massif is easily accessible by car. Your car can be safely parked at the first accommodation of your holiday.

In winter time, the road conditions at the Sancy massif  can be checked in text and images on the website of the Conseil Général of the Puy de Dôme department.

KLM/AirFrance have regular flights from most UK airports via Paris to Clermont-Ferrand.

Starting location Le Mont-Dore has a train station. Travelling from London St. Pancras International to Le Mont-Dore will take between 8 and 10 hours. Information can be found on the Deutsche Bahn website.

For a reasonable fee a transfer from the airport or the train station at Clermont-Ferrand can be arranged.

A number of starting accommodations can also be reached by bus from Clermont-Ferrand or Issoire.


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