There are 6 ways to get from Santander to La Rochelle by bus, train, night 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

Bus via Hernani  •  8 h 19 min

  1. Ouibus
  2. Ouibus

$23 - $32

5 alternative options

Bus, train  •  8 h 21 min

  1. Ic

$47 - $75

Bus ALSA  •  8 h 40 min

  1. Ouibus

$49 - $103

Night bus  •  9 h 55 min

  1. 783
  2. N701

$35 - $58

Drive  •  6 h 1 min

  1. 387.7 miles

$80 - $120

Fly, night bus  •  8 h 56 min

  1. SDR - NTE

$102 - $384

What companies run services between Santander, Spain and La Rochelle, France?

You can take a bus from Santander to La Rochelle via Hernani in around 8 h 19 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Santander to Nantes via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Santander to Nantes via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Flights from Santander to Nantes via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Santander to Nantes via Palma Mallorca, Barcelona
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Santander to Nantes via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Flights from Santander to Nantes via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Santander to Nantes via Palma Mallorca, Barcelona
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Santander to Nantes via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Santander to Nantes via Venice
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Train operators
SNCF
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
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Santander to Hernani
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Hernani to La Rochelle
Ave. Duration
5 h 31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
Ouibus
Bus from San Sebastián to Bordeaux City Center
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Santander to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
Ouibus
Night bus from Nantes to La Rochelle
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
Ouibus
ALSA
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Santander to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Bilbao to La Rochelle
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
alsa.com
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Santander, Santander to Bordeaux, Bordeaux Saint-Jean
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from Bordeaux, Bordeaux Saint-Jean to La Rochelle
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Santander and La Rochelle is 366 km. The road distance is 620 km.

The cheapest way to get from Santander to La Rochelle is to bus which costs 19€ - 28€ and takes 8 h 19 min.

The quickest way to get from Santander to La Rochelle is to drive which takes 6 h 1 min and costs 70€ - 110€.

No, there is no direct bus from Santander to La Rochelle. However, there are services departing from Santander and arriving at La Rochelle via Hernani. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 19 min.

It takes approximately 8 h 19 min to get from Santander to La Rochelle, including transfers.