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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 19 May we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

06:02Gare Montparnasse3h35 09:37La Rochelle
1 changes
£551One-way
Cheapest
06:02Gare Montparnasse3h35 09:37La Rochelle
1 changes
£551One-way
Other options
06:53Gare Montparnasse2h51 09:44La Rochelle
0 changes
£701One-way
12:31Gare Montparnasse4h25 16:56La Rochelle
1 changes
£661One-way
17:27Gare Montparnasse2h38 20:05La Rochelle
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£921One-way

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Thu
19 May
£49SNCF | TER
£24Flixbus
Fri
20 May
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£22Flixbus
Sat
21 May
£63SNCF | TER
£18Flixbus
Sun
22 May
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£13Flixbus
Mon
23 May
£54SNCF | TGV INOUI
£18Flixbus
Tue
24 May
£54SNCF | TGV INOUI
£72Flixbus
Wed
25 May
£93SNCF | TER
£66Flixbus
Thu
26 May
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£26Flixbus
Fri
27 May
£65SNCF | TER
£26Flixbus
Sat
28 May
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£22Flixbus
Sun
29 May
£56SNCF | TGV INOUI
£38Flixbus
Mon
30 May
£45SNCF | TGV INOUI
£13Flixbus
Tue
31 May
£30SNCF | TGV INOUI
£13Flixbus
Wed
1 Jun
£30SNCF | TGV INOUI
£13Flixbus
Thu
2 Jun
£48SNCF | TGV INOUI
£13Flixbus
Fri
3 Jun
£70SNCF | TGV INOUI
£35Flixbus
Sat
4 Jun
£59SNCF | TGV INOUI
£13Flixbus
Sun
5 Jun
£38SNCF | TGV INOUI
£13Flixbus
Mon
6 Jun
£48SNCF | TGV INOUI
£26Flixbus
Tue
7 Jun
£30SNCF | TGV INOUI
£13Flixbus

Travel Information between Paris and La Rochelle

distanceDistance246 miles (397 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£13 - £30
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £13 • 7 h 35 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or SNCF | TGV

Travel 246 miles (397 km) by coach or train from Paris to La Rochelle. A coach is best for those looking to save money on this trip, with tickets costing about £13. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Flixbus or SNCF | TGV among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Paris to La Rochelle.

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FAQs

How do I go from Paris to La Rochelle?

There are 2 ways to travel from Paris to La Rochelle including taking a coach or train.

What is the cheapest way to get from Paris to La Rochelle?

Coach services offer the cheapest way to get from Paris to La Rochelle. Tickets for a coach cost on average £13.

This is compared to other travel options to La Rochelle:

A coach journey is usually £17 less than a journey to La Rochelle by train, which costs on average £30 for the same trip.

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

The fastest way to get to La Rochelle from Paris is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 5 min.

There are alternative travel options to La Rochelle that can usually take longer:

In comparison, travelling by coach can take you on average 7 h 35 min.

In comparison, travelling by train can take you on average 2 h 35 min.

What is the distance from Paris to La Rochelle?

The distance from Paris to La Rochelle is approximately 246 miles (397 km).

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

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

  • 5 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey from Paris to 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 in Paris and in 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, Gare routière.
  • Most travellers board their train from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in La Rochelle.

Which travel companies 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:

  • Flixbus can take you to La Rochelle by coach. If searching for a good deal on coaches, you can find tickets for Flixbus from Paris to La Rochelle for £13.
  • Travel with SNCF | TGV for trains to La Rochelle. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for SNCF | TGV Paris to La Rochelle tickets on Omio for £30.

What other destinations are worth visiting after travelling from Paris to La Rochelle?

Many of our customers who book a trip from Paris to La Rochelle often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like Bordeaux, Nantes or Poitiers. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Paris and La Rochelle itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between La Rochelle and any of these top destinations today!

How far in advance should I buy my Paris to La Rochelle ticket online to get the best deals?

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

  • Coach tickets are costing on average £13 one way.
  • Train tickets are costing on average £30 one way.

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.