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from Nantes to La Rochelle

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

Our recommendation

To get from Nantes to La Rochelle on 17 Oct we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

07:55Gare de Nantes1h45 09:40La Rochelle
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£91One-way
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07:55Gare de Nantes1h45 09:40La Rochelle
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£91One-way
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11:55Gare de Nantes1h45 13:40La Rochelle
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£141One-way
10:50Nantes2h35 13:25La Rochelle
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£131One-way
16:55Gare de Nantes1h45 18:40La Rochelle
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£261One-way

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Sun
17 Oct
£9SNCF | Intercités
£9Flixbus
Mon
18 Oct
£14SNCF | Intercités
£11Flixbus
Tue
19 Oct
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£13BlaBlaCar Bus
Wed
20 Oct
£9SNCF | Intercités
£4Flixbus
Fri
22 Oct
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£9Flixbus
Sat
23 Oct
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£13BlaBlaCar Bus
Sun
24 Oct
£12SNCF | Intercités
£11Flixbus
Mon
25 Oct
£14SNCF | Intercités
£11Flixbus
Tue
26 Oct
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£4Flixbus
Wed
27 Oct
£9SNCF | Intercités
£11Flixbus
Thu
28 Oct
£9SNCF | Intercités
£6Flixbus
Fri
29 Oct
£9SNCF | Intercités
£11Flixbus

Travel Information from Nantes to La Rochelle

distanceDistance74 miles (120 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£9 - £9
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £9 • 2 h 25 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £9 • 1 h 45 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or SNCF | Intercités

Travel 74 miles (120 km) by coach or train from Nantes to La Rochelle. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 45 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £9. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Flixbus or SNCF | Intercités among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Nantes to La Rochelle.

Travel Tips

Travel from Nantes to La Rochelle
Travel 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 Nantes to La Rochelle.
FAQs
What are my Nantes to La Rochelle travel options?

There are 2 ways that you can travel between Nantes and La Rochelle. You can take a coach or train.

What is the cheapest way to travel to La Rochelle from Nantes?

The cheapest way from Nantes to La Rochelle is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £9 compared to other travel options to La Rochelle:

A coach is £1 less than a train for this trip with tickets for a train from Nantes to La Rochelle costing on average £9.

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

The quickest way to travel to La Rochelle from Nantes is by train, which takes on average 1 h 45 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 2 h 25 min   of travel time.

How far is La Rochelle from Nantes?

The Nantes to La Rochelle distance is approximately 74 miles (120 km).

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

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

  • 3 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between Nantes and La Rochelle as scheduled services by coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.

What are the departure and arrival points when travelling from Nantes to La Rochelle?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Nantes to La Rochelle:

  • Most travellers board their coach from Nantes, Haluchère-Batignolles and arrive in La Rochelle, Jean Moulin.
  • Most travellers catch their train from Gare de Nantes and arrive in La Rochelle.
Who can get me from Nantes to La Rochelle?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Nantes to La Rochelle, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with Flixbus for coaches to La Rochelle. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Flixbus Nantes to La Rochelle tickets on Omio for £9.
  • SNCF | Intercités can take you to La Rochelle by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for SNCF | Intercités from Nantes to La Rochelle for £9.
Where else should I travel to after my journey to La Rochelle from Nantes ends?
Many of our customers travelling from Nantes to La Rochelle don't make La Rochelle their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are Paris, Bordeaux or Poitiers, either of which you could add to your Nantes and La Rochelle trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from La Rochelle to any of these top destinations today!
When should I book a ticket to La Rochelle from Nantes online to score the best deals?

When planning your trip to La Rochelle from Nantes, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Coach tickets are costing £9 one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost on average £9 one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets to La Rochelle from Nantes online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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