LAT: 44.0637 LONG: 1.0009
LAT: 44 ° 3 ' 49 " LONG: 1 ° 0 ' 3"
If you are coming from Paris, take the A10 motorway towards Bordeaux. After you have passed Orleans take the A20 towards Vierzon and Toulouse. There is no toll charge between Vierzon and Brive La Gaillarde. Continue on the A20 all the way to Montauban. When you have passed through the toll both at Montauban Nord, follow the signs for the A62 Motoroway towards Agen and Bordeaux. Continue on the A62 Motorway until Exit no. 9 - Castelsarrasin. Leave the motorway at exit no.9. After you have passed the toll booth, follow the signs for Saint- Nicolas-de-la-Grave. When you arrive on the outskirts of Moissac, you turn left and follow the signs for Agen and the N113. Continue on the N113 for 5.6km and then turn left and onto the D15. The signs all indicate Saint-Nicolas-de-la Grave. The D15 crosses over the Garonne river and you will have to cross a very narrow and pretty blue bridge. Continue on the road for 4km and you will arrive in the centre of Saint-Nicolas-de-la-Grave. You will see the covered market in the centre of the village and then turn right until you reach a roundabout. You need to follow the signs for the D26. Continue for 300m on Avenue de Notre Dame. You should see the TOTAL garage on your left hand side... just after the garage turn left and you will see signs for DOUCE FRANCE. Turn immediately right and continue on CHEMIN D'AUVILLAR for about 1km. Douce France is 1471 Chemin d'Auvillar on the left hand side of the road and is easily identifed by the large sign "Douce France" in front of the house...
Saint Nicolas de la Grave is a 45 minute drive from Toulouse Airport. There are flights from the following airports to Toulouse: Dublin [Aer Lingus], Manchester [Bmibaby], Broughton, Bristol-Filton [BMI Regional], London-Heathrow [British Airways], Bristol, London-Gatwick [EasyJet] Belfast-International, Edinburgh, Leeds/Bradford, Newcastle upon Tyne [Jet2.com] and many others....
Carcassone Airport is about 1 hour 50 minutes by car from Saint Nicolas with flights to Cork, Dublin, Glasgow, Leeds-Bradford, Liverpool, Nottingham, London [Stansted], Charleroi [Ryanair].
There are also airports in Rodez, Bergerac, Bordeaux etc. that are all about 2 hours drive from Saint Nicolas.
There are trains from Paris to Montauban about 15 times a day. Montauban is about 35km from Saint Nicolas de la Grave. There are railway stations in Moissac and Malause with a couple of connections a day to Montauban and Toulouse. The TGV leaves from Paris-Montparnasse station and you will need to get off at Montauban-Ville-Bourbon. There are also CORAIL trains that leave from Paris-Austerlitz and they also arrive at Montauban-Ville-Bourbon. For more information see www.sncf.com