There are 9 ways to get from Barcelona to La Rochelle by train, bus, car, plane or night bus

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  9 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Narbonne Tgv / ...
  2. Take the train from Narbonne to Bordeaux-St-Jean Ic
  3. Take the train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to La Rochelle Ville Ic

$125 - $194

Cheapest option

Bus Ouibus  •  10 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona City Center to Bordeaux City Center Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Bordeaux City Center to La Rochelle Ouibus

$29 - $41

7 alternative options

Bus, train  •  11 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona City Center to Toulouse
  2. Take the train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Bordeaux-St-Jean Ic / ...
  3. Take the train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to La Rochelle Ville Ic

$84 - $135

Bus Eurolines FR  •  13 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona Nord to Bordeaux
  2. Take the bus from Gare de Bordeaux-Saint-Jean to La Rochelle

$98 - $135

Drive  •  7 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Barcelona to La Rochelle 509.1 miles

$100 - $160

Fly to La Rochelle  •  7 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to La Rochelle (LRH) BCN - LRH

$112 - $557

Fly to Nantes, night bus  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Nantes (NTE) BCN - NTE
  2. Take the night bus from Nantes to La Rochelle

$61 - $249

Fly to Bordeaux, train  •  8 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Bordeaux (BOD) BCN - BOD
  2. Take the train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to La Rochelle Ville

$77 - $227

Fly to Rennes, bus, night bus  •  8 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Rennes (RNS) BCN - RNS
  2. Take the bus from Rennes to Nantes
  3. Take the night bus from Nantes to La Rochelle

$70 - $305

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Barcelona to La Rochelle is to bus which costs 24€ - 35€ and takes 10 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Barcelona to La Rochelle is to fly and night bus which takes 6 h 45 min and costs 50€ - 220€.

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The distance between Barcelona and La Rochelle is 595 km. The road distance is 815 km.

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It takes approximately 9 h 41 min to get from Barcelona to La Rochelle, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Barcelona to La Rochelle. However, there are services departing from Barcelona City Center and arriving at La Rochelle via Bordeaux City Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 35 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Barcelona to La Rochelle. However, there are services departing from Barcelona Sants and arriving at La Rochelle Ville via Narbonne and Bordeaux-St-Jean. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 41 min.

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What companies run services between Barcelona, Spain and La Rochelle, France?

You can take a train from Barcelona to La Rochelle via Narbonne and Bordeaux-St-Jean in around 9 h 41 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Barcelona to La Rochelle via Bordeaux City Center in around 10 h 35 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Barcelona to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $470
Flights from Barcelona to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Flights from Barcelona to Rennes
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $600
Flights from Barcelona to Rennes via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $600
Flights from Barcelona to Rennes via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$85 - $650
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Barcelona to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $470
Flights from Barcelona to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Flights from Barcelona to Rennes
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $600
Flights from Barcelona to Rennes via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Barcelona to La Rochelle via Bristol
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Barcelona to La Rochelle via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Barcelona to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $240
Flights from Barcelona to Rennes via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $380
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Barcelona to La Rochelle via Porto
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Barcelona to La Rochelle via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Barcelona to La Rochelle via Dublin
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Barcelona to La Rochelle via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Narbonne
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $60
1st Class
$75 - $100
Train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Bordeaux-St-Jean
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $65
1st Class
$80 - $110
Spanish Railways AVE
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Narbonne to Bordeaux-St-Jean
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$55 - $85
1st Class
$85 - $130
Train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to La Rochelle Ville
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$45 - $70
Train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Bordeaux-St-Jean
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $60
1st Class
$55 - $85
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Barcelona City Center to Bordeaux City Center
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Bordeaux City Center to La Rochelle
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Barcelona City Center to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
Ouibus
Night bus from Nantes to La Rochelle
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Rennes to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
Ouibus
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Gare de Bordeaux-Saint-Jean to La Rochelle
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Schedules at
isilines.com

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