Lorient-Bretagne Sud airport is open all year and provides daily flights over to Paris Orly and Lyon and in high season, direct flights to Cork, Galway, Waterford and Kerry (in Ireland). Its air terminal receives approximately 180 000 passengers per year. The airport is equipped with a meeting room for professionals and a bar-brasserie offering various menus. Within the air terminal, you will also find car rental services to travel easily from the airport towards the rest of the region. There is also a parking lot under surveillance providing 400 parking places.
Since last year, the Irish airline, Ryanair, has provided seasonal flights from Lorient airport to Oporto.
Address: Lann Bihoué – 56270 PLOEMEUR
Telephone: +33 (0)2 97 87 21 50
Their website: http://www.lorient.aeroport.fr
The public transport company of Lorient (CTRL) consists of twenty-eight regular bus lines and four bus-boats. The network currently serves 25 districts, among which Ploemeur. The network also extends its services up to the waterfront from Lorient harbour towards Groix Island.
Telephone: +33 (0)2 97 21 28 29
Opening hours of the sales office: from Monday to Friday from 8.00 am – 6.30 pm and on Saturdays from 8.30 am to 12.30 pm and 1.30 to 6.00 pm
Their website: http://www.ctrl.fr
- Albatros taxis
3 rue François Kergoat – 56270 PLOEMEUR
+33 (0)2 97 33 41 48
- Radios taxis côtiers (coastal taxi services)
14 place de l’église – 56270 PLOEMEUR
+33 (0)2 97 85 28 28
- Kerdelhué Taxis
4 place Jean Falquerho – 56270 PLOEMEUR
+33 (0)6 15 60 19 87
Car-sharing has developed extensively for the past few years and people of all ages from across the world share their vehicles to travel together towards a same destination. A very good way to fight against the pollution and to save money while preserving the environment.
Useful car-sharing area for people living in Ploemeur
What is boat-sharing: the purpose is to connect amateur yachtsmen-women with people willing to sail towards a same destination in a responsible and sustainable approach.
Their website: http://www.cobaturage.bzh
Laita Croisières (Laita Cruising Services) provides sea link services from Lomener to Port Tudy (Groix). After a twenty-minute cruise, you will undoubtedly enjoy the beauty of the island, its paths, cliffs and isolated coves.
Return fares: 27 euros for adults and 18 euros for kids from 4 to 18.
Their website: http://www.laita-croisieres.fr
District service area in the industrial estate of the Vraie Croix. They provides the following facilities: waste water outlet, toilets emptying as well as a drinking water spring. Those services are entirely free and the parking is allowed for 48 hours.
Address: ZA de la Vraie Croix – Access: from Ploemeur, take Larmor-Plage direction
GPS coordinates: latitude: 47.7278 – longitude: 3.4139
Kaolins parking area. It is located close to Ploemeur Océan, allée des Korrigans.
GPS coordinates: latitude = 47.7358443 – longitude: -3.497223800000029
Our new projects
Ploemeur district is working on a new project to build six parking lots for camper vans. The project shall provide small parking areas (capacity of five to six vehicles) located all over the district in key places: near the waterfront but also close to the shops. However, they will not provide facilities for camper vans and the parking shall be authorized for 48 hours only:
- Courégant area on an abandoned road at Le Penher Crossroads (boulevard de l’Atlantique)
GPS coordinates – Latitude: 47.7165131 – Longitude: -3.477485099999967
- The Fort Bloqué: allée des Korrigans.
GPS coordinates – Latitude: 47.7358443 – Longitude: -3497223800000029
- Kerroch area, place Louis Kermabon
GPS coordinates – Latitude: 47.70316630000001 – Longitude: -3.454848399999946
- Pérello area, parking des Douvres
GPS coordinates – Latitude: 47.6975695 – Longitude: -3.447341300000062
- Lomener area, place du Palud
GPS coordinates – Latitude: 47.7078725 – Longitude: -3.424416199999996
- City centre in the summer time (on the Fermoy esplanade)
GPS coordinates – Latitude: 47.735695 – Longitude: -3.4271400000000085
The Green Lane
- Waterfront (V5)
- Kaolins (VD8)
- The Landes trail, 13 miles
- The Sables trail, 8 miles
- Hent ar Mor trail, 5.6 miles
- Saint Maudé trail, 2.3 miles
- Etang du Ter route, 1.55 miles
- Etang du Ter route, 2.73 miles
- Connecting route
Trails for pedestrians
- GR 34
Trails for cyclists
- The Fort Bloqué route, 5.22 miles
- The Courégant route, 3.1 miles
- Lomener route, 2.4 miles