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Getting there

Located 150 km (less than 100 miles) to the east of Paris, and around 275 km (170 miles) south of Calais, the region is easily accessed by car or train from the French capital or the UK.

By train

Fast train connections from Paris
Paris Gare de l’Est to Reims Centre : 45 mins
Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport to Champagne-Ardenne TGV* : 30 mins

Other train connections
From Paris Gare de l’Est :
• To Epernay (TER)* – 1 hr 15 mins
• To Châlons-en-Champagne – (TGV)* 1 hr ; (TER)* 1 hr 45 mins
• To Troyes (TER)* – 1 hr 30 mins
* Champagne-Ardenne TGV station is situated 8km (5 miles) south of the centre of  Reims. Local trains connect to Reims central station (8 mins).
TER – local train
TGV – high speed train

By car

From Paris, the A4 toll motorway leads directly to Reims and the A5 toll motorway takes you to Troyes.
From the ports at Calais (ferry and Eurotunnel terminals), Reims is an easy 2½ hour drive down the A26 toll motorway.

By plane

From Paris : Roissy Charles de Gaulle airport
(30 minutes from Reims taking TGV)
Regional airport of Paris-Vatry : www.vatry.com