Find us

The Puisaye-Forterre territory is ideally located in western Burgundy, between the valleys of the Yonne and the Loire and combines the departments of Yonne and Nièvre. Located a few steps from the great vineyards of Bourgogne and the cities of Auxerre, Vezelay and Sancerre. Only 1h45 away from Paris.

By car

1h45 from Paris/  1h30 from Orléans/ 1h40 from Beaune / 2h00 from Dijon / 3h00 from Lyon.

You can easily find us by driving the following motorways :

  • From the North: A6/E15 and take the exit number 17 at Courtenay or 18 at Joigny.
  • From the East: A6/E15 and take the exit number 19 at Auxerre nord or 20 at Auxerre sud.
  • From the West: A77 and take the exit number 22 at Cosne sur Loire or Bonny sur Loire.

Here are some useful websites if you wish to try carpooling to move around Burgundy :

Need to rent a car ? Check the nearest sixt agency. And here are some other hints to find transportation.

By train

The nearest stations to reach la Puisaye-Forterre are in the cities of Auxerre, Cosne sur Loire and Joigny.

From Paris :

  • To reach the North of the territory : Paris-Joigny within 1h15.
  • To reach the South of the territory : Paris-Cosne sur Loire within 1h45.
  • To reach the East of the territory : Paris-Auxerre within 1h45.

Other provenance :

  • Lyon-Auxerre : 4h00 / Genève-Auxerre : 5h30 / Bruxelles-Auxerre : 4h00.

If you need more informtion, please check the French train company website :

By coach

  •  We have regular coaches connecting Paris to Saint-Fargeau,via Saint-Sauveur en Puisaye.
  • From Auxerre : daily shuttles are provided from the train station to Saint-Sauveur-en-Puisaye and Saint-Fargeau  via Toucy
  • From Joigny : daily shuttles are provided from the train station to Villiers Saint-Benoit via Charny.

By plane

Auxerre-Branches aerodrome :
Dijon-Bourgogne airport (173km away) :
Paris-Orly airport (153km away) :
Paris-Charles-de-Gaulle airport (188km away) :