There are 6 ways to get from La Rochelle to Toulouse by train, bus, rideshare, car or plane

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

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Train  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from La Rochelle Ville to Bordeaux-St-Jean Ic
  2. Take the train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Toulouse-Matabiau Ic / ...

$67 - $104

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from La Rochelle to Toulouse Ouibus / ...

$14 - $40

4 alternative options

Rideshare  •  5 h 7 min

  1. Take the rideshare from La Rochelle to Toulouse 262.5 miles

$27 - $29

Drive  •  4 h

  1. Drive from La Rochelle to Toulouse 264.3 miles

$55 - $85

Fly from La Rochelle  •  5 h 21 min

  1. Fly from La Rochelle (LRH) to Toulouse (TLS) LRH - TLS

$73 - $363

Train to Nantes, fly  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from La Rochelle Ville to Nantes
  2. Fly from Nantes (NTE) to Toulouse (TLS) NTE - TLS

$64 - $166

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from La Rochelle to Toulouse is to rideshare which costs 24€ - 26€ and takes 5 h 7 min.

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The quickest way to get from La Rochelle to Toulouse is to drive which costs 50€ - 75€ and takes 4 h.

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The distance between La Rochelle and Toulouse is 351 km. The road distance is 422.8 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 23 min to get from La Rochelle to Toulouse, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from La Rochelle and arriving at Toulouse. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct train from La Rochelle to Toulouse. However, there are services departing from La Rochelle Ville and arriving at Toulouse-Matabiau via Bordeaux-St-Jean. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 23 min.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between La Rochelle and Toulouse. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

Read Rome2rio's guide to Blablacar

Map of how to get from La Rochelle to Toulouse.
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  • Distance: 219.1 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 23 min

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

You can take a train from La Rochelle to Toulouse via Bordeaux-St-Jean in around 5 h 23 min. Alternatively, Ouibus operates a bus from La Rochelle to Toulouse twice daily. Tickets cost $14 - $21 and the journey takes 6 h 5 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from La Rochelle to Toulouse via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from La Rochelle to Toulouse via Southampton, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from La Rochelle to Toulouse via Paris Orly, Nantes
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,200
Flights from Nantes to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $410
Flights from Nantes to Toulouse via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $410
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from La Rochelle to Toulouse via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from La Rochelle to Toulouse via Paris Orly, Nantes
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,200
Flights from Nantes to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $410
Flights from Nantes to Toulouse via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $410
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from La Rochelle to Toulouse via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$90 - $440
Flights from La Rochelle to Toulouse via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Nantes to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $240
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from La Rochelle to Toulouse via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $360
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Nantes to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$20 - $220
TUI fly Belgium
Website
tuifly.be
Flights from Nantes to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$28 - $140
Train operators
SNCF
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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from La Rochelle Ville to Bordeaux-St-Jean
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $70
Train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Toulouse-Matabiau
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$55 - $85
Train from La Rochelle Ville to Nantes
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$29 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $65
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Toulouse-Matabiau
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $60
1st Class
$75 - $100
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from La Rochelle to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
Ouibus
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from La Rochelle to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
isilines.com
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from La Rochelle to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from La Rochelle to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $29
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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