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Coming and getting around

How to get there

Train, bus, car, etc.: everything you need to know about how to get here !

Ideally located in the heart of Normandy, the Coutances Mer et Bocage region is accessible by many means of transport. Trains, cars, camper vans or buses will help you arrive but also move about (depending on the season) the region during your stay.

Quai de la Gare de CoutancesGare de Coutances© Françoise Laty

Many roads allow you to easily reach the Coutances Mer et Bocage region

• A84 : Caen/Rennes
Exit 37 Fleury or 38 Villedieu les Poêles

• D9 / D7  : Villedieu les Poêles – Gavray-sur-Sienne – Coutances
Exit at Villedieu then D9 to Gavray and D7 to Coutances

• D 972 : Saint-Lô – Coutances

• D 971  : Carentan – Periers – Coutances

• N 13 : Caen – Cherbourg
Exit at Carentan then D971

• D 650 : Take the tourist road from Cherbourg
Travel along the west coast and take in the sights

Train station of Coutances – TER

• By phone : 3635

• From Paris, Caen, Rennes, Granville

• By Internet : www.oui.sncf.fr
You can receive your tickets free of charge at home, subject to the terms and conditions for online orders.
For your return ticket, buy your ticket at the tourist office of Coutances! Consult the opening hours.

Nearest airport: Caen/Carpiquet

Approximately 1 hour by car on the A84

Airport of Caen/Carpiquet –Route de Caumont -14650 Carpiquet
Tél. 02 31 71 20 10
https://www.caen.aeroport.fr

For information on flight times, prices and discounts, contact the airlines or travel agencies, or consult the airport’s website.

A regular bus route to Granville

A Nomad Granville – Lison bus route passes through Coutances and connects several towns on the sea and land sides, such as Saint-Lô, Donville-les-Bains, Bréhal, etc.

During the summer, Nomad shuttles are set up to link Coutances to the coast

• Line 53 : Coutances to the beach
To Gouville-sur-Mer, Tourville sur Sienne or bien Agon-Coutainville

• Line 54 :
Regnéville-sur-Mer, Montmartin-sur-Mer, Lingreville, Annoville, … to Granville.

All the information on these annual or summer routes is available on the website Normandie.fr in the Transport section.