There are 5 ways to get from Nantes to La Rochelle by bus, train, rideshare or car
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Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Nantes to La Rochelle is to bus which costs 5€ - 9€ and takes 2 h 23 min.
The quickest way to get from Nantes to La Rochelle is to drive which takes 1 h 32 min and costs 15€ - 23€.
The distance between Nantes and La Rochelle is 121 km. The road distance is 136 km.
The bus from Nantes to La Rochelle takes 2 h 21 min including transfers and departs hourly.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Nantes and arriving at La Rochelle. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 21 min.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Nantes and arriving at La Rochelle Ville. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 41 min.
What companies run services between Nantes, France and La Rochelle, France?
Isilines operates a bus from Nantes to La Rochelle 3 times a day. Tickets cost $9 - $13 and the journey takes 2 h 21 min. Ouibus also services this route hourly. Alternatively, SNCF operates a train from Nantes to La Rochelle every 4 hours. Tickets cost $30 - $45 and the journey takes 2 h 41 min.
Train from Nantes to La Rochelle Ville
- Ave. Duration
- 2 h 41 min
- Every 4 hours
- Estimated price
- $30 - $45
- 2nd Class
- $30 - $45
- 1st Class
- $40 - $65
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