These companies trust us. We sell their tickets all in one place.

Virgin Trains
East Coast
Cross Country
Deutsche Bahn

Train Information from La Rochelle to London

distanceDistance371 miles (598 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain providersTGV or Eurostar

Trains from La Rochelle to London cover the 371 miles (598 km) long trip with our travel partners like TGV or Eurostar. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from La Rochelle and arrive in London Victoria.

Train companies

Eurostar La Rochelle – London

Find the best trip between La Rochelle and London with Eurostar. Comparing timetables and prices and booking the most convenient journey has never been easier with over 1000 travel operators on Omio.

Eurostar

Eurostar is the exclusive high-speed railway service connecting the United Kingdom with countries in Europe like France, Belgium and the Netherlands. Most Eurostar trains travel through the Channel Tunnel between the UK and France. With a high-speed train service reaching speeds up to 186 mph (300 km/h), you will travel from La Rochelle to London in ultimate comfort coupled with modern, comfortable seats and large windows. When booking your Eurostar train from La Rochelle to London, you can choose between three ticket types: Standard, Standard Premier (with light refreshments served and spacious seats), and Business Premier (with flexible travel options, spacious seating, lounge access, priority boarding and hot meal served).

    Eurostar has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your Eurostar tickets from La Rochelle to London and when travelling by train:

    • Cashless payments recommended
    • Online booking and check-in recommended
    • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
    • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
    • If passengers have an upcoming booking and are unable to or would rather not travel, there is a possibility to postpone their trip and claim an eVoucher. The eVoucher allows passengers to make a new booking within 12 months of the initial booking for travel until late 2021.

    Eurostar trains from La-Rochelle to London

    +

    The Eurostar is a high-speed railway company operating in Europe since 1994. It travels at 186mph under the English Channel to cities on the continent—whether you’re going to Brussels, Amsterdam or Rotterdam. The train is Europe’s solution to fly less; over 11 million Europeans chose to take the train to London from Paris instead of flying in 2019.

    The check-in time for Eurostar to London train is around 30 minutes. This means you can arrive in plenty of time to pick up a coffee at the Gare du Nord station in Paris or St Pancras Station in London. Eurostar trains are kitted out with an onboard bistro, toilets, air conditioning and Wi-Fi to make the train journey from La-Rochelle to London more comfortable.

    With three fare classes to choose from—Standard, Standard Premier and Business Premier—you can pick which is best for you; It’s easy to book cheap Eurostar return tickets in advance by travelling mid-week. You can choose to travel in comfort in Business Premier when taking the La-Rochelle to London train, get served a hot meal and drinks throughout the crossing with newspapers and access to the Ashford Departure Lounge in London.


    More information: Trains in France
    More information: Travelling by train
    More information: High-speed trains
    More information: Taking the Eurostar
    More information: Cheap Train Tickets

    Eurostar Trains from La-Rochelle to London

    The Eurostar is a high-speed train company connecting the UK to continental Europe and beyond.

    When planning trips to Eurostar destinations, consider checking back for offers on Eurostar tickets. Speak to the Customer Care team at the Omio help centre for cancellations or changes to your ticket from La-Rochelle to London.

    Travel Tips

    Trains from La Rochelle to London
    Travel by train to London easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from La Rochelle to London.
    FAQs
    Is travel by train currently allowed from La Rochelle, France to London, United Kingdom?

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

    Is international entry into London from La Rochelle restricted?

    International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France

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

    Entry Requirements:

    • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival for unvaccinated travellers
    • Prebook and pay for day 2 and day 8 COVID-19 PCR tests for unvaccinated travellers
    • Prebook and pay for a COVID-19 test, to be taken on the end of day 2 for vaccinated travellers
    • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
    • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
    • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
    • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

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

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

    • Physical distance required: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
    • Face mask required: Regional advice

    The above information was last checked on 27/11/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between La Rochelle and London closer to your date of departure here.

    Are there travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, in place when returning to La Rochelle, France from London, United Kingdom?

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

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

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

    Do I need to quarantine on arrival in France from London?

    Requirements for reentering:

    • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
    • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
    • 7-day mandatory self-quarantine
    • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
    • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
    • Exempted International Movement Certificate for travel required
    • Health declaration required

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

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

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

    Last checked on 27/11/2021. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to La Rochelle from London.

    What is the distance by train from La Rochelle to London?
    The distance to London from La Rochelle by train is approximately 371 miles (598 km).
    Which train station from La Rochelle to London do I depart from? Which London train station from La Rochelle do I arrive in?

    There are a few train stations in La Rochelle to start your journey from including La Rochelle and La Rochelle Porte Dauphine. In London you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including London Victoria, London Euston and London Kings Cross.

    Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from La Rochelle   and arrive in London Victoria.

    Where is the train station in La Rochelle? Where is the train station in London?

    Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their trains from La Rochelle and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre to get to this train station.

    Passengers arriving in London most often arrive at London Victoria and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from this train station to the city centre.

    Which train providers should I travel with from La Rochelle to London?
    For the best La Rochelle to London train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with TGV or Eurostar. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services between La Rochelle and London to compare what amenities they may offer.
    How many train services per day are there to London from La Rochelle?
    The average number of trains departing La Rochelle for London is 1 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    La Rochelle
    London
    La Rochelle is the most popular La Rochelle 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 La Rochelle for your journey to London.