There are 4 ways to get from Île de Ré to Saint-Martin-de-Ré by bus, taxi, car or foot
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Line 11 bus, line 0003 bus • 2h 18m
Taxi • 26 min
45€ - 60€
2 alternative options
Drive • 26 min
2€ - 4€
Walk • 4h 10m
Île de Ré to Saint-Martin-de-Ré by buses
The bus journey time between Île de Ré and Saint-Martin-de-Ré is around 1h 42m and covers a distance of around 33 km. The fastest bus normally takes 1h 21m. Operated by Liaison Maritime and Les Mouettes Transport, the Île de Ré to Saint-Martin-de-Ré bus service departs from Mairie de Nieul-sur-Mer and arrives in Cognacq Jay. Typically 76 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.
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Île de Ré to Saint-Martin-de-Ré bus schedules
Buses departing Tuesday, June 15, 2021
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Last updated: 8 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Île de Ré to Saint-Martin-de-Ré is to drive which costs 2€ - 4€ and takes 26 min.
The quickest way to get from Île de Ré to Saint-Martin-de-Ré is to taxi which costs 45€ - 60€ and takes 26 min.
No, there is no direct bus from Île de Ré to Saint-Martin-de-Ré. However, there are services departing from Mairie de Nieul-sur-Mer and arriving at Cognacq Jay via Place de Verdun. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 18m.
It is 4 km from Île de Ré to Saint-Martin-de-Ré. It is approximately 23.1 km to drive.
The best way to get from Île de Ré to Saint-Martin-de-Ré without a car is to line 11 bus and line 0003 bus which takes 2h 18m and costs .
It takes approximately 2h 18m to get from Île de Ré to Saint-Martin-de-Ré, including transfers.
Île de Ré to Saint-Martin-de-Ré bus services, operated by Liaison Maritime, depart from Mairie de Nieul-sur-Mer station.
Île de Ré to Saint-Martin-de-Ré bus services, operated by Les Mouettes Transport, arrive at Cognacq Jay station.
Yes, the driving distance between Île de Ré to Saint-Martin-de-Ré is 23 km. It takes approximately 26 min to drive from Île de Ré to Saint-Martin-de-Ré.
There are 133+ hotels available in Saint-Martin-de-Ré. Prices start at 75€ per night.
What companies run services between Île de Ré, France and Saint-Martin-de-Ré, France?
You can take a bus from Nieul-sur-Mer to Saint-Martin-de-Ré via Place de Verdun in around 2h 18m.
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