Arriving -- High-speed trains make the 1 1/2-hour trip every hour from Paris’s Gare Montparnasse; the cost is 14€ to 80€ one-way. From Tours, about 10 trains per day make the 1-hour trip; a one-way ticket is 10.70€ to 19€. The Angers train station is a convenient walk from the château. For schedules and information, visit www.oui.sncf or call tel. 36-35 (.40€/min.).From Saumur, there are direct bus connections (1 1/2 hrs.); visit www.angoubus.fr or call tel. 08-20-16-00-49 (.15€ per minute) for schedules. If you’re driving from Tours, take the A85 autoroute west and exit at Angers Centre.
Visitor Information -- The Office de Tourisme, 7 pl. Kennedy (www.angersloiretourisme.com; tel. 02-41-23-50-00), is opposite the entrance to the château.
Note: This information was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.