BA Heathrow to Marseille Marignane (1 hour from house).
EasyJet from Gatwick to Marseille Marignane MP2.
RyanAir Stanstead to Marseille Marignane MP2.
Flybe Southampton and Exeter to Avignon (1/2 hour from house) in mid and high season.
NEW: June - Oct 2013, XL Airlines Marseilles to/from New York JFK twice a week.
train London St Pancras to Avignon TGV (under 1 hour from house) direct on Eurostar, Saturdays in summer.
car 10 hours from Calais.