Le Vieil Aiglun is a remote place, however it can be reached easily by car, plane or train. It is located at only 4 km from the RN-85 (Route Napoléon) and 20 km from the motorway A-51 which links Aix-en-Provence with Gap.
If you prefer to travel by plane, there are many flight connections to/from Marseille-Provence Airport (1h30 driving) and Nice Airport (2h30 driving).
The TGV - train station of Aix-en-Provence is located at 1h15 driving from Le Vieil Aiglun. You can also choose to travel by the scenic railroad « Train des Pines » which links Nice to Digne-les-Bains (15 min driving to/from Le Vieil Aiglun).
Once on site in Le Vieil Aiglun, you will really need a car to make the best out of your holiday. So we strongly recommend you to rent a car if you travel by plane or train.
Some useful links :
Airport - Marseille-Provence : Flights from most european cities. Car rental on site. 1h30 to/from Le Vieil Aiglun.
Airport - Nice : Flights from the main international cities. Car rental on site. 2h30 to/from Le Vieil Aiglun.
Trainstation - Aix TGV : TGV from Paris, Brussels, Lille, Barcelona, Nantes, Basel and many more european cities. Car rental on site. 1h15 to/from Le Vieil Aiglun.
Scenic train « Train des Pignes » : links Nice with Digne-les-Bains 4 times per day. Car rental at 5 min from the Digne-les-Bains train station. 15 min driving to/from Le Vieil Aiglun.
ADA car rental : A 5 minutes’ walk from the train station of Digne-les-Bains. And a 15 min drive to/from Le Vieil Aiglun.
HERTZ car rental : a 10 min drive to/from Le Vieil Aiglun.
TAXI Julien : local taxi driver in Aiglun. Phone: 06 30 18 89 82.
1. « Our » Aiglun is located in the « Alpes de Haute Provence » (04), at 12 km from Digne-les-Bains, and not in the « Alpes Maritimes » (06), where you can find a village with exactly the same name but…at 2h30 from Le Vieil Aiglun !!
2. If you are using a GPS or Google Map, it might recommend you a wrong itinerary. Just check the map on your left to make sure you follow the right direction.