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Overview: Train from Lyon to La Rochelle

distanceDistance288 miles (465 km)
durationAverage train duration6 h 3 min
priceAverage train ticket price£60 (€69)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 2 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersSNCF | TGV or SNCF | TGV

Trains from Lyon to La Rochelle cover the 288 miles (465 km) long trip taking on average 6 h 3 min with our travel partners like SNCF | TGV or SNCF | TGV. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £60, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £53. Travellers depart most frequently from Lyon Part Dieu and arrive in La Rochelle.

Travel Tips: Trains from Lyon to La Rochelle

Travel by train to La Rochelle 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 Lyon to La Rochelle.
FAQs

What is the price of the cheapest train from Lyon to La Rochelle?

Omio customers have found the cheapest trains between Lyon and La Rochelle to cost as little as £53  in the next 7 days.

What is the cost of a train ticket from Lyon to La Rochelle on average?

The Lyon to La Rochelle train ticket price is on average £60  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this route in the next week.

What is the distance from Lyon to La Rochelle by train?

You should expect to travel around 288 miles (465 km)  to La Rochelle from Lyon by train.

How many hours does it take from Lyon to La Rochelle by train?

The train time from Lyon to La Rochelle is on average 6 h 3 min  for the 288 miles (465 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to La Rochelle from Lyon by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.

When travelling by train from Lyon to La Rochelle, which train station in Lyon do I depart from and which train station in La Rochelle do I arrive in?

Some of the Lyon train stations to La Rochelle you can start your journey from include Lyon Part Dieu, Lyon-Perrache and Lyon Part-Dieu, Gare routière. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in La Rochelle include La Rochelle and La Rochelle Porte Dauphine.

When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Lyon Part Dieu   and arriving in La Rochelle.

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

You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, Lyon Part Dieu, located approximately 1.1 miles (1.8 km) from the city centre of Lyon. The most popular arrival train station in La Rochelle, called La Rochelle, is located around 0.4 miles (669 m) away from its city centre.

Which train providers should I travel with from Lyon to La Rochelle?

Take the Lyon to La Rochelle train with SNCF | TGV or SNCF | TGV. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the trip from Lyon to La Rochelle as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

How many trains are there from Lyon to La Rochelle a day?

The average number of trains departing Lyon for La Rochelle is 2 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

When is the earliest train from Lyon to La Rochelle? When is the last train from Lyon to La Rochelle?

If you prefer early morning trains from Lyon to La Rochelle, the first train leaves at 05: 30. If you prefer late night trains from Lyon to La Rochelle, the last train of the day leaves at 12: 04. Omio shows you the latest train from Lyon to La Rochelle times to help you book the best departure time for this journey.

How early should I buy train tickets between Lyon and La Rochelle to score the best deals?

You can find a train to La Rochelle from Lyon to cost on average £60 one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your journey. You’ll see tickets for the Lyon to La Rochelle train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Lyon
La Rochelle
Lyon Part Dieu is the most popular Lyon 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 Lyon for your journey to La Rochelle.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+33 184943635
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Wed: 05: 00 - 20: 45 | Thu - Sat: 05: 00 - 21: 45 | Sun: 06: 45 - 21: 45
Public transport options for Lyon Part Dieu
Metro lines: A, B, C, D
Tram lines: T4, K240, T3, K100
Bus lines: 2960, C2, C3, C6, C9
Train lines: TGV, TGV Lyria, TGV INOUI, OUIGO, TER, Intercités, Eurostar, AVE
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+33 72401062
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 10: 00 - 18: 00
Public transport options for Lyon-Perrache
Metro lines: A, B, C, D
Bus lines: 8, 31, 46, 49, 55, 60, 63, S1, C19, C21, C22
Tram lines: 1, 2
Train lines: TGV, TGV INOUI, OUIGO, TER Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, Intercités

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