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Overview: Train from Birmingham to La Rochelle

distanceDistance436 miles (704 km)
frequencyTrain frequency4 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 4 direct trains a day

Trains from Birmingham to La Rochelle cover the 436 miles (704 km) long trip taking on average 11 h 50 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 4 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Birmingham New Street and arrive in La Rochelle.

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FAQs

Is travel by train currently allowed from Birmingham, United Kingdom to La Rochelle, France?

Travel between Birmingham, United Kingdom and La Rochelle, France by train is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into France from United Kingdom?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in France from Birmingham?

Conditions of entry:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 48 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Health declaration required

What are the safety rules to follow in La Rochelle, France?

When travelling in France, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 16/05/2022. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Birmingham to La Rochelle before travelling.

What COVID restrictions are there for my return journey by train to Birmingham, United Kingdom from La Rochelle, France?

Return travel from France to United Kingdom is: Fully open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Birmingham from La Rochelle?

Entry into United Kingdom is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of France

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in United Kingdom from La Rochelle?

Requirements for reentering:

  • No COVID-19 testing required
  • No quarantine required

What are the safety rules to follow in Birmingham, United Kingdom?

The government of United Kingdom has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Regional advice

Last checked on 16/05/2022. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Birmingham from La Rochelle.

How far is it from Birmingham to La Rochelle by train?

The Birmingham to La Rochelle train distance is approximately 436 miles (704 km).

What is the average Birmingham to La Rochelle train duration?

On average the Birmingham to La Rochelle train time is 11 h 50 min  covering the 436 miles (704 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.

What is the departure train station in Birmingham and arrival train station in La Rochelle?

When taking a train from Birmingham, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Birmingham New Street, Birmingham Moor Street and Birmingham International. When you arrive in La Rochelle, your train can arrive in train stations including La Rochelle and La Rochelle Porte Dauphine.

Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Birmingham New Street   to La Rochelle.

Where is the departure train station in Birmingham located? Where is the arrival train station in La Rochelle located?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Birmingham New Street, which is located around 1.5 miles (2.4 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at La Rochelle, located 0.6 miles (919 m) away from the city centre.

How many train services per day are there from Birmingham to La Rochelle?

The average number of trains departing Birmingham for La Rochelle is 4 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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La Rochelle
Birmingham New Street is the most popular Birmingham railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Birmingham for your journey to La Rochelle.
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