There are 11 ways to get from Milan to La Rochelle by train, bus, 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  11 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Torino Porta Susa Fr
  2. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Paris Gare de Lyon Tgv
  3. Take the train from Paris Montparnasse to La Rochelle Ville Tgv

$254 - $298

Cheapest option

Bus  •  18 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Milan, Milan to Valence 740
  2. Take the bus from Valence to Rochefort

$61 - $125

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Train via Lyon Part Dieu  •  13 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Milano Porta Garibaldi to Lyon Part Dieu Tgv
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to St-Pierre-des-Corps Tgv
  3. Take the train from St-Pierre-des-Corps to La Rochelle Ville Tgv

$259 - $298

Bus, train  •  24 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Milan to Bordeaux
  2. Take the train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to La Rochelle Ville Ic

$97 - $212

Drive  •  10 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Milan to La Rochelle 656.4 miles

$150 - $230

Fly Milan Malpensa to Nantes, train  •  8 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Nantes (NTE) MXP - NTE
  2. Take the train from Nantes to La Rochelle Ville

$85 - $333

Fly Milan Linate to Nantes, train  •  10 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Nantes (NTE) LIN - NTE
  2. Take the train from Nantes to La Rochelle Ville

$114 - $329

Fly Milan Malpensa to Bordeaux, train  •  8 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Bordeaux (BOD) MXP - BOD
  2. Take the train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to La Rochelle Ville

$93 - $246

Fly Milan Linate to Bordeaux, train  •  10 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Bordeaux (BOD) LIN - BOD
  2. Take the train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to La Rochelle Ville

$117 - $292

Fly Milan Linate to La Rochelle  •  10 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to La Rochelle (LRH) LIN - LRH

$154 - $954

Fly Milan Bergamo to Bordeaux, train  •  9 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Milan Bergamo (BGY) to Bordeaux (BOD) BGY - BOD
  2. Take the train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to La Rochelle Ville

$67 - $1,368

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Milan to La Rochelle is to bus which costs 50€ - 110€ and takes 18 h 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from Milan to La Rochelle is to fly and train which costs 75€ - 210€ and takes 8 h 33 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Milan to La Rochelle. However, there are services departing from via orefici p.za cordusio and arriving at Place de Verdun via Milan, Milan, Valence and Rochefort - Gare. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 48 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Milan to La Rochelle. However, there are services departing from Milano Porta Garibaldi and arriving at La Rochelle Ville via Lyon Part Dieu and St-Pierre-des-Corps. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 3 min.

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The distance between Milan and La Rochelle is 805 km. The road distance is 1050.3 km.

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The best way to get from Milan to La Rochelle without a car is to train which takes 11 h 53 min and costs 210€ - 260€.

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It takes approximately 11 h 53 min to get from Milan to La Rochelle, including transfers.

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Milan to La Rochelle bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Milan, Milan station.

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Map of how to get from Milan to La Rochelle.
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  • Distance: 502.8 miles
  • Duration: 11 h 53 min

What companies run services between Milan, Italy and La Rochelle, France?

You can take a train from Milan to La Rochelle via Torino Porta Susa, Torino Porta Susa, Paris Gare de Lyon, Gare de Lyon, Bercy, Montparnasse-Bienvenue, and Paris Montparnasse in around 11 h 53 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Milan to La Rochelle via lampugnano m1, Milan, Milan, Valence, Rochefort, and Rochefort - Gare in around 18 h 48 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Nantes via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $490
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Nantes via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $470
Flights from Milan Linate to Nantes via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Bordeaux via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $440
Flights from Milan Linate to Bordeaux via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $440
Flights from Milan Linate to La Rochelle via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
15 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $950
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $390
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Nantes via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $390
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Nantes via London Luton
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $390
Flights from Milan Linate to Nantes via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $270
Flights from Milan Linate to Bordeaux via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Nantes via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $490
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Bordeaux via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $440
Flights from Milan Linate to La Rochelle via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
15 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Nantes via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $700
Flights from Milan Linate to Bordeaux via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Milan Linate to Bordeaux via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$140 - $850
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Milan Linate to La Rochelle via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Milan Linate to La Rochelle via Geneva, London Stansted
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$17 - $110
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Bordeaux via Charleroi
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$17 - $110
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Milan Linate to La Rochelle via London Heathrow, Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,300
Flights from Milan Linate to La Rochelle via Frankfurt, Manchester
Ave. Duration
14 h 35 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$470 - $2,200
Flights from Milan Linate to La Rochelle via Brussels, Manchester
Ave. Duration
14 h 25 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $950
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Nantes via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $1,900
Flights from Milan Linate to Nantes via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,500
Flights from Milan Linate to Bordeaux via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Nantes via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Milan Linate to Bordeaux via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $1,000
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Nantes via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from Milan Linate to Bordeaux via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $900
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Bordeaux via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Bordeaux via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Paris Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
5 h 46 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$140 - $160
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$140 - $160
1st Class
$180 - $270
Train from Paris Montparnasse to La Rochelle Ville
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $105
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$90 - $105
1st Class
$120 - $180
Train from Milano Porta Garibaldi to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
5 h 48 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$85 - $100
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$85 - $100
1st Class
$120 - $170
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to St-Pierre-des-Corps
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$120 - $140
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$120 - $140
1st Class
$160 - $240
Train from St-Pierre-des-Corps to La Rochelle Ville
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $60
1st Class
$75 - $100
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. 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 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 Nantes to La Rochelle Ville
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $65
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Milan, Milan to Valence
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Valence to Rochefort
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Schedules at
isilines.com

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