LogoJEELS 2018 : 11es Journées d'EELS

  June 11th - 14th 2018, Porquerolles (France) 




Practical information > Getting there



Here is some additional information to organize your trip.
(Transport costs are the responsibility of the participants)

We will try to arrange for taxis to be available in sufficient numbers at the times when people are going to arrive. We therefore need to know as soon as possible your arrival time at the airport or train station so we can do this and suggest groups to share.


(1) Arrival by plane
There is no direct public transport from the airport to the La Tour Fondue pier and it is best to take a taxi.
The journey takes about 20 minutes depending on the traffic. The price is around 25 €.
(2) Arrival by train
There is no direct public transport from Toulon train station to the La Fondue Ferry Terminal and it is better to take a taxi.The journey takes about 45 minutes depending on the traffic. The price is around 80 €.

(3) Crossing La Tour Fondue - Porquerolles
Your should allow 30 minutes before the departure of the boat to buy the tickets. It is not possible to buy tickets in advance.
A one way ticket costs € 12.50. The crossing lasts 20 minutes.

Leaving times from La Tour Fondue for the regular shuttle in June are:
07:30 09:00 09:30 10:00 10:30 11:00 11:30 12:00 12:30
13:30 14:30 15:30 16:30 17:30 18:30


It is also possible to take a taxi boat (about 95 € one way for 1 to 6 people).
At peak times, it is best to book in advance:
http://www.bateau-porquerolles.fr/ tel: 04 94 58 94 94
/ 06 71 73 28 91

http://www.bateaux-taxi.com/porquerolles tel: 06 09 52 31 19


By Air
Toulon-Hyères International Airport is the nearest airport to Porquerolles.
Close-by, there is also Marseille's and Nice's Airports.


Travel documents
Non-Eu citizens entering France must have a valid passport. If you need information for a visa request, contact us. For EU citizens, a valid ID card should be sufficient.

By Rail and Public Transport
The closest train station is Hyères.
From the train station, take the 67 bus to "La Tour Fondue", the ferry terminal to Porquerolles.


By Taxi

Taxi prices to La Tour Fondue (Giens) - ferry terminal:

From Toulon railway station (80 €)           45 minutes

From Hyères railway station (35 €)          15 minutes

From Toulon-Hyères Airport (25 €)           10 minutes

Taxis Radio-Hyérois Tel. +33 (0) 4 94 00 60 00


By Car

To reach La Tour Fondue, which is the ferry terminal, first go to Hyèeres and then take the D97 to La Tour Fondue.

More information is available from www.mappy.com (for an English version click on the UK flag in settings, bottom-right corner). At his "mappy" web page, fill in the form as follows for the arrival place:

La Tour Fondue


Post code: 83400

Country: France




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