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There are 5 ways to get from La Rochelle-Normande to Coulon by train, bus or car

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Train via Paris  •  8h 2m

  1. Take the train from Folligny to Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 Ter
  2. Take the train from Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 to Niort Tgv

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Bus  •  10h 47m

  1. Take the bus from Avranches to Nantes 712
  2. Take the bus from Nantes to La Roche-sur-Yon
  3. Take the bus from La Roche Sur Yon to Fontenay Le Comte 520

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Bus, train  •  9h 6m

  1. Take the bus from Avranches to Nantes 712
  2. Take the train from Nantes to La Rochelle Ville Ter
  3. Take the train from La Rochelle Ville to Niort Ter / ...

Train  •  9h 35m

  1. Take the train from Folligny to Rennes Ter
  2. Take the train from Rennes to Nantes Ter
  3. Take the train from Nantes to La Rochelle Ville Ter
  4. Take the train from La Rochelle Ville to Niort Ter / ...

Drive  •  3h 29m

  1. Drive from La Rochelle-Normande to Coulon 343.2 km
La Rochelle-Normande → Coulon
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The cost-effective way to get from La Rochelle-Normande to Coulon is to bus, which costs €55 - €85 and takes 10h 47m.

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The quickest way to get from La Rochelle-Normande to Coulon is to drive which costs €60 - €90 and takes 3h 29m.

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The distance between La Rochelle-Normande and Coulon is 279 km. The road distance is 343.2 km.

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The best way to get from La Rochelle-Normande to Coulon without a car is to train via Paris which takes 8h 2m and costs €120 - €200.

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It takes approximately 8h 2m to get from La Rochelle-Normande to Coulon, including transfers.

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The best way to get from La Rochelle-Normande to Coulon is to train via Paris which takes 8h 2m and costs €120 - €200. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €55 - €85 and takes 10h 47m.

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Yes, the driving distance between La Rochelle-Normande to Coulon is 343 km. It takes approximately 3h 29m to drive from La Rochelle-Normande to Coulon.

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There are 52+ hotels available in Coulon. Prices start at €100 per night.

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Map of how to get from La Rochelle-Normande to Coulon.
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  • Distance: 279 km
  • Duration: 8h 2m

What companies run services between La Rochelle-Normande, France and Coulon, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France?

You can take a train from La Rochelle-Normande to Coulon via Folligny, Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2, Niort, and Niort Gare SNCF in around 8h 2m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from La Rochelle-Normande to Coulon via Avranches, Nantes, La Roche-sur-Yon, La Roche Sur Yon, Fontenay Le Comte, Niort, and Niort Gare SNCF in around 10h 47m.

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 Folligny to Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€35 - €75
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€35 - €55
Rail 1st Class
€50 - €75
Train from Nantes to La Rochelle Ville
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€18 - €40
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€18 - €26
Rail 1st Class
€27 - €40
Train from La Rochelle Ville to Niort
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€9 - €25
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€9 - €14
Rail 1st Class
€17 - €25
Train from Folligny to Rennes
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€15 - €35
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€15 - €23
Rail 1st Class
€24 - €35
Train from Rennes to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€19 - €40
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€19 - €27
Rail 1st Class
€28 - €40
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 Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 to Niort
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€65 - €90
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€65 - €80
1st Class
€70 - €90
Train from La Rochelle Ville to Niort
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€21 - €35
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€27 - €32
1st Class
€21 - €25
Bus operators
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
+33 1 71 53 01 80
Website
blablacar.fr
Bus from Avranches to Nantes
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€10 - €13
Website
Blablabus
Bus from Nantes to La Roche-sur-Yon
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€7 - €10
Website
Blablabus
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
Bus from Avranches to Nantes Haluchère
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€11 - €14
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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