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There are 5 ways to get from Aquarium de la Rochelle to Bretignolles-sur-Mer by train, bus, night bus or car

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Train, bus  •  3h 28m

  1. Take the train from La Rochelle Ville to La Roche Sur Yon Intercités / ...
  2. Take the bus from La Roche-sur-Yon to Bretignolles-sur-Mer 174

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4h 54m

  1. Take the bus from Gare SNCF to Pem-Sncf 540
  2. Take the bus from La Roche-sur-Yon to Bretignolles-sur-Mer 174

3 alternative options

Night bus, bus  •  4h 6m

  1. Take the night bus from La Rochelle to La Roche sur Yon N723
  2. Take the bus from La Roche-sur-Yon to Bretignolles-sur-Mer 174

Train, line 568 bus  •  4h 7m

  1. Take the train from La Rochelle Ville to La Roche Sur Yon Ter
  2. Take the train from La Roche Sur Yon to Les Sables D'olonne Ter / ...
  3. Take the line 568 bus from Gare Routière to Rond-Point Bacchus 568

Drive  •  1h 40m

  1. Drive from Aquarium de la Rochelle to Bretignolles-sur-Mer 124.1 km

Aquarium de la Rochelle to Bretignolles-sur-Mer by walk, train and bus

The journey time between Aquarium de la Rochelle and Bretignolles-sur-Mer is around 4h 7m and covers a distance of around 120 km. This includes an average layover time of around 1h 55m. Operated by SNCF, TGV inOui and Aléop en Vendée (Sovetours), the Aquarium de la Rochelle to Bretignolles-sur-Mer service departs from Aquarium de la Rochelle and arrives in Rond-Point Bacchus. Typically 24 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

24 Weekly Services
4h 7m Average Duration
€18 Cheapest Price
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The cost-effective way to get from Aquarium de la Rochelle to Bretignolles-sur-Mer is to bus, which costs €9 - €14 and takes 4h 54m.

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The quickest way to get from Aquarium de la Rochelle to Bretignolles-sur-Mer is to drive which costs €15 - €23 and takes 1h 40m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Aquarium de la Rochelle to Bretignolles-sur-Mer. However, there are services departing from La Rochelle and arriving at Bretignolles-sur-Mer via La Roche-sur-Yon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 6m.

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The distance between Aquarium de la Rochelle and Bretignolles-sur-Mer is 76 km. The road distance is 124.1 km.

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The best way to get from Aquarium de la Rochelle to Bretignolles-sur-Mer without a car is to train and bus which takes 3h 28m and costs €12 - €29.

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It takes approximately 3h 28m to get from Aquarium de la Rochelle to Bretignolles-sur-Mer, including transfers.

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Aquarium de la Rochelle to Bretignolles-sur-Mer bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from La Rochelle station.

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Aquarium de la Rochelle to Bretignolles-sur-Mer bus services, operated by Aléop en Vendée (Sovetours), arrive at Bretignolles-sur-Mer station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Aquarium de la Rochelle to Bretignolles-sur-Mer is 124 km. It takes approximately 1h 40m to drive from Aquarium de la Rochelle to Bretignolles-sur-Mer.

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Map of how to get from Aquarium de la Rochelle to Bretignolles-sur-Mer.
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  • Distance: 75.5 km
  • Duration: 3h 28m

What companies run services between Aquarium de la Rochelle, France and Bretignolles-sur-Mer, France?

You can take a bus from Aquarium de la Rochelle to Bretignolles-sur-Mer via Gare SNCF and La Roche-sur-Yon in around 4h 54m.

Train operators
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from La Rochelle Ville to La Roche Sur Yon
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€9 - €24
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€9 - €14
Rail 1st Class
€16 - €24
Train from La Roche Sur Yon to Les Sables D'olonne
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€6 - €18
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€6 - €9
Rail 1st Class
€12 - €18
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf-connect.com
Train from La Roche Sur Yon to Les Sables D'olonne
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€16 - €28
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€24 - €28
1st Class
€16 - €20
Bus operators
Aléop en Vendée (Sovetours)
Phone
02 51 44 76 10
Website
sovetours.com
Bus from La Roche-sur-Yon to Bretignolles-sur-Mer
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€3 - €5
Website
Aléop en Vendée (Sovetours)
Bus from Gare Routière to Rond-Point Bacchus
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€2 - €3
Website
Aléop en Vendée (Sovetours)
Bus from Gare SNCF to Pem-Sncf
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€6 - €9
Website
Aléop en Vendée (Sovetours)
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from La Rochelle to La Roche sur Yon
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€7 - €9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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