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from Paris to La Rochelle

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

Our recommendation

To get from Paris to La Rochelle on 26 Oct we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

19:21Gare Montparnasse2h58 22:19La Rochelle
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£481One-way
Cheapest
23:50Paris14h05 13:55La Rochelle
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£441One-way
Other options
18:19Gare Montparnasse3h02 21:21La Rochelle
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£591One-way
17:08Gare Montparnasse3h44 20:52La Rochelle
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£651One-way
06:05Gare Montparnasse3h29 09:34La Rochelle
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£731One-way

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Mon
25 Oct
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£26Flixbus
Tue
26 Oct
£48SNCF | TGV INOUI
£18Flixbus
Wed
27 Oct
£48SNCF | TGV
£22Flixbus
Thu
28 Oct
£52SNCF | TGV
£26Flixbus
Fri
29 Oct
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£53Flixbus
Sat
30 Oct
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£26Flixbus

Travel Information to La Rochelle from Paris

distanceDistance246 miles (397 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£22 - £35
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £22 • 7 h 50 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or SNCF | TGV INOUI

Take a coach or train to travel 246 miles (397 km) between Paris and La Rochelle. A coach is best for those looking to save money on this trip, with tickets costing about £22. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are Flixbus or SNCF | TGV INOUI among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach from Paris to La Rochelle.

Travel Tips

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

You can travel between Paris and La Rochelle 2 different ways: coach or train.

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

The cheapest way from Paris to La Rochelle is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £22 compared to other travel options to La Rochelle:

A coach is £13 less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from Paris to La Rochelle costing on average £35.

What is the fastest way to La Rochelle from Paris?

The quickest way to travel to La Rochelle from Paris is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 10 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, getting to La Rochelle by coach can take on average 7 h 50 min.

In comparison, going by train can take 2 h 49 min   on average.

What is the distance from Paris to La Rochelle?

The distance between Paris and La Rochelle is around 246 miles (397 km).

How many services a day are there from Paris to La Rochelle?

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

  • Around 5 trains per day.

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

Where do people depart from and arrive in when travelling from Paris to La Rochelle?

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

  • Most travellers board their coach from Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine) and arrive in La Rochelle, Jean Moulin.
  • Most travellers take a train from Paris Gare de Lyon to La Rochelle.
Who can get me from Paris to La Rochelle?

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

  • Travel with Flixbus to go to La Rochelle by coach. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Flixbus Paris to La Rochelle tickets on Omio for £22.
  • SNCF | TGV INOUI can get you to La Rochelle by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with SNCF | TGV INOUI from Paris to La Rochelle for £35 on Omio.
Is it possible to travel directly to La Rochelle from Paris?

Yes, there are direct services available between Paris and La Rochelle with the following travel operators:

  • You can take a direct coach with Flixbus or BlaBlaCar.

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

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Paris to La Rochelle?
Many of our customers travelling from Paris to La Rochelle don't make La Rochelle their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are Bordeaux, Nantes or Poitiers, either of which you could add to your Paris 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!
How early should I book Paris to La Rochelle tickets online to score the best deals?

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

  • Coach tickets are costing on average £22 one way.
  • Train tickets cost £35 one way on average.

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