There are 4 ways to get from Nantes Airport (NTE) to La Rochelle by bus, train, night bus or car

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Bus  •  3 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Nantes to La Rochelle

$11 - $15

3 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Nantes to La Rochelle Ville Ic

$32 - $47

Night bus  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Take the night bus from Nantes, Nantes Haluchère to La Rochelle N723 / ...

$16 - $25

Drive  •  1 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Nantes Airport (NTE) to La Rochelle 85.9 miles

$18 - $27

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Nantes Airport (NTE) to La Rochelle is to bus which costs 9€ - 13€ and takes 3 h 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Nantes Airport (NTE) to La Rochelle is to drive which costs 16€ - 24€ and takes 1 h 31 min.

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The distance between Nantes Airport (NTE) and La Rochelle is 115 km. The road distance is 137.5 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 47 min to get from Nantes Airport (NTE) to La Rochelle, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Nantes Airport (NTE) to La Rochelle. However, there are services departing from Nantes-Atlantique and arriving at La Rochelle via Nantes. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 47 min.

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There are 879+ hotels available in La Rochelle. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Nantes Airport (NTE) to La Rochelle.
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  • Distance: 72.1 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 47 min

What companies run services between Nantes Airport (NTE), France and La Rochelle, France?

Isilines operates a bus from Nantes Airport (NTE) to La Rochelle 3 times a day. Tickets cost $9 - $13 and the journey takes 2 h 21 min. Alternatively, SNCF operates a train from Nantes Airport (NTE) to La Rochelle every 4 hours. Tickets cost $30 - $45 and the journey takes 2 h 41 min.

Train operators
SNCF
Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
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
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Nantes to La Rochelle
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $13
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
Night bus from Nantes, Nantes Haluchère to La Rochelle
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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