There are 4 ways to get from La Rochelle to Bordeaux by train, bus, rideshare or car

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What companies run services between La Rochelle, France and Bordeaux, France?

French Railways (SNCF) operates a train from La Rochelle to Bordeaux every 3 hours. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 2 h 14 min. Alternatively, Eurolines FR operates a bus from La Rochelle to Bordeaux once daily. Tickets cost $50 - $75 and the journey takes 2 h 25 min. FlixBus also services this route once daily.

Train operators
French Railways (SNCF)
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from La Rochelle Ville to Bordeaux-St-Jean
Avg. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$45 - $75
Bus operators
Eurolines FR
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from La Rochelle to Bordeaux, BDX St-Jean
Avg. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $19
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from La Rochelle to Bordeaux
Avg. Duration
2 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from La Rochelle to Bordeaux?

The distance between La Rochelle and Bordeaux is 154 km. The road distance is 184 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from La Rochelle to Bordeaux is to rideshare which costs 11€ and takes 2 h 24 min.

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

The quickest way to get from La Rochelle to Bordeaux is to drive which takes 1 h 47 min and costs 25€.

Is there a direct train between La Rochelle and Bordeaux?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from La Rochelle Ville and arriving at Bordeaux-St-Jean. Services depart every three hours, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 2 h 14 min.

Is there a direct bus between La Rochelle and Bordeaux?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from La Rochelle and arriving at Gare de Bordeaux-Saint-Jean. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 25 min.

How long does it take to get from La Rochelle to Bordeaux?

The train from La Rochelle Ville to Bordeaux-St-Jean takes 2 h 14 min including transfers and departs every three hours.