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from La Rochelle to Brussels

You can get from La Rochelle to Brussels by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from La Rochelle to Brussels on 20 Oct we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:47La Rochelle6h46 15:33Brussels-Midi
2 changes
£1241One-way
Cheapest
08:47La Rochelle6h46 15:33Brussels-Midi
2 changes
£1241One-way
Other options
12:20La Rochelle6h23 18:43Brussels-Midi
1 changes
£1311One-way

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Travel Information between La Rochelle and Brussels

distanceDistance409 miles (659 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight or train
priceTicket price range£15 - £55
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • £15 • 1 h 20 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £15 • 1 h 20 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Ryanair or SNCF | TGV

Travel 409 miles (659 km) by coach, flight or train to Brussels from La Rochelle. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 20 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a flight is the best option with prices starting as low as £15. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are Flixbus, Ryanair or SNCF | TGV among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach from La Rochelle to Brussels.

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FAQs
Does Belgium have any COVID-19 travel restrictions for people travelling to Brussels from La Rochelle?

Travel between La Rochelle, France and Brussels, Belgium is: Fully open.

Can travellers from France enter Belgium?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of France.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Brussels from La Rochelle?

Conditions of entry into Belgium:

  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Brussels, Belgium?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Belgium has imposed the following measures:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

This information was last checked on 17/10/2021. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your trip between La Rochelle and Brussels.

Am I required to self-quarantine when I return to La Rochelle, France from Brussels, Belgium?

The current restriction level for returning to La Rochelle, France from Belgium is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter La Rochelle, France from Brussels, Belgium?

Reentering France is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to La Rochelle from Brussels?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required

Which rules do I need to follow in La Rochelle, France regarding COVID-19?

All travellers returning to France must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

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

The information above was last checked on 18/10/2021. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to La Rochelle from Brussels here.

How do I travel to Brussels from La Rochelle?

You can travel between La Rochelle and Brussels 3 different ways: coach, flight or train.

How do I get from La Rochelle to Brussels the cheapest way?

A flight service offers the cheapest way to travel from La Rochelle to Brussels, which costs on average £15.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Brussels:

A flight is about £6 less than a coach, which costs on average £20 for this trip.

A flight is about £41 less than a train, which costs on average £55 for this trip.

What is the fastest way to get to Brussels from La Rochelle?

The quickest way to travel between La Rochelle and Brussels is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 20 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, travelling by coach can take you on average 13 h 35 min.

In comparison, getting to Brussels by train can take on average 6 h 23 min.

How many miles from La Rochelle to Brussels would I travel?

The distance between La Rochelle and Brussels is around 409 miles (659 km).

How many scheduled departures are there a day from La Rochelle to Brussels?

The average frequency per day from La Rochelle to Brussels is:

  • 1 train a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to Brussels from La Rochelle as scheduled services by coach, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

Where do I depart from La Rochelle? Where do I arrive in Brussels?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from La Rochelle to Brussels:

  • Coaches most often depart from La Rochelle at La Rochelle, Jean Moulin and arrive in Brussels at Brussels, Brussels South (Gare du Midi).
  • Flights most often depart from La Rochelle at La Rochelle Ile de Re Airport and arrive in Brussels at Brussels Airport.
  • Trains mostly depart from La Rochelle and arrive in Bruxelles-Midi.
Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from La Rochelle to Brussels?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from La Rochelle to Brussels:

  • You can go to Brussels from La Rochelle by coach with Flixbus. You'll see cheap coach tickets for £20 with Flixbus from La Rochelle to Brussels on Omio.
  • You can travel by plane from La Rochelle to Brussels with Ryanair, and you can find Ryanair La Rochelle to Brussels tickets for £15 on Omio.
  • You can go to Brussels from La Rochelle by train with SNCF | TGV. You'll see cheap train tickets for £55 with SNCF | TGV from La Rochelle to Brussels on Omio.
Is there a way to travel directly from La Rochelle to Brussels?

Yes, there are direct services available from La Rochelle to Brussels with the following travel operators:

  • You can take a direct coach with.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Brussels as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets from La Rochelle to Brussels.

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip to Brussels from La Rochelle?
Looking to extend your trip from La Rochelle to Brussels? Many Omio customers who go from La Rochelle to Brussels usually extend their holiday to explore other popular destinations like Paris, Amsterdam or London. If you're looking to explore Paris, Amsterdam or London from Brussels, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
When should I book a ticket from La Rochelle to Brussels online to score the best deals?

Before travelling from La Rochelle to Brussels, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a coach ticket for this trip is on average £20 one way.
  • The price of a plane ticket is £15 one way on average for this route.
  • The price of a train ticket is £55 one way on average for this route.

But we recommend booking La Rochelle to Brussels tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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