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Comment venir-sur l'île
Come to Noirmoutier Island

By car / Motorcycle / Bicycle

Located in the Vendée, just an hour away from Nantes, Noirmoutier Island is easy to reach by road.

VIA THE BRIDGE

The Noirmoutier Bridge connects Barbâtre to the continent at Fromentine (La Barre des Monts). It is open 24/7. It is free.

 

Noirmoutier Bridge also has a bike lane (West side) and a pedestrian lane (East side)
Getting here via Noirmoutier Bridge

Venir par le pont de l'île de Noirmoutier

Bridge of Noirmoutier Island - Alexandre Lamoureux

VIA THE GOIS PASSAGE The Gois Passage, a sometimes flooded road, that stretches more than 4 km between Barbâtre and Beauvoir-sur-Mer, can only be taken at low tide.
If you want to take this route, first check the tide tables to see when you’ll be able to cross.
 

SEE THE TIDE TABLES

Le passage du Gois mi-immergé mi-découvert - Pascal Beltrami

Gois passage - Pascal Beltrami

carpooling

Do you want to come in Noirmoutier island for 1 day, 1 weekend or a few weeks ? Think about carpooling or "Blablacar" ! 

 

Access to Blablacar carpooling platform  

 

You will save money, preserve environment and share the journey with nice people !

 

The Noirmoutier island has some areas dedicated to carpooling :

  • Barbâtre (entrance to the island) : Aire de la pointe de la Fosse, rue de la Pointe (25 places available) 
  • La Guérinière (The centre of the island) : Aire de Parking des Pinsonnières, Pré Brochet (20 places available)
  • Noirmoutier en l'île (North east of the island) : Aire de l'Étier du Moulin, D948 (24 places available) 
  • L"Epine (North West of the island) :  rue Mon Repos, at the opposite of the "garage Renault" garage 
Voiture-Passage-du-Gois-Covoiturage-©JS-Evrard

Passage du Gois © JS Évrard