There are 7 ways to get from Talmont-Saint-Hilaire to La Rochelle by bus, train, rideshare, taxi or car

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

Line 147 bus, bus  •  3 h 12 min

  1. Take the line 147 bus from Talmont-Saint-Hilaire to Luçon 147
  2. Take the bus from Luçon to La Rochelle 140

$8 - $12

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  1 h 32 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Talmont-Saint-Hilaire to La Rochelle 51.2 miles

$5

5 alternative options

Line 156 bus, train  •  3 h 44 min

  1. Take the line 156 bus from Talmont-Saint-Hilaire to La Roche-sur-Yon 156
  2. Take the train from La Roche sur Yon to La Rochelle Ville Ic

$25 - $35

Bus  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Talmont-Saint-Hilaire - Place du Payré to Luçon - Gare Routière 150
  2. Take the bus from Luçon to La Rochelle 140

$9 - $14

Train  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from La Roche sur Yon to La Rochelle Ville Ic

$36 - $52

Taxi  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Take a taxi from Talmont-Saint-Hilaire to La Rochelle 50.4 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Talmont-Saint-Hilaire to La Rochelle 50.4 miles

$10 - $16

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Talmont-Saint-Hilaire to La Rochelle. However, there are services departing from Talmont-Saint-Hilaire and arriving at La Rochelle via Luçon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 12 min.

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The distance between Talmont-Saint-Hilaire and La Rochelle is 49 km. The road distance is 80.7 km.

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The best way to get from Talmont-Saint-Hilaire to La Rochelle without a car is to line 147 bus and bus which takes 3 h 12 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 12 min to get from Talmont-Saint-Hilaire to La Rochelle, including transfers.

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Talmont-Saint-Hilaire to La Rochelle bus services, operated by Sovetours, depart from Talmont-Saint-Hilaire station.

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The best way to get from Talmont-Saint-Hilaire to La Rochelle is to line 147 bus and bus which takes 3 h 12 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 4 h 45 min.

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Talmont-Saint-Hilaire to La Rochelle bus services, operated by Sovetours, arrive at La Rochelle station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Talmont-Saint-Hilaire to La Rochelle is 81 km. It takes approximately 1 h 6 min to drive from Talmont-Saint-Hilaire to La Rochelle.

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There are 701+ hotels available in La Rochelle. Prices start at $72 USD per night.

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

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Map of how to get from Talmont-Saint-Hilaire to La Rochelle.
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  • Distance: 30.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 12 min

What companies run services between Talmont-Saint-Hilaire, France and La Rochelle, France?

You can take a bus from Talmont-Saint-Hilaire to La Rochelle via Luçon in around 3 h 12 min. Alternatively, SNCF operates a train from Talmont-Saint-Hilaire to La Rochelle every 4 hours. Tickets cost $21 - $30 and the journey takes 1 h 57 min.

Train operators
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from La Roche sur Yon to La Rochelle Ville
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $30
1st Class
$28 - $45
Bus operators
Sovetours
Phone
(0251) 623166
Website
sovetours.com
Bus from Talmont-Saint-Hilaire to Luçon
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
sovetours.com
Bus from Luçon to La Rochelle
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
sovetours.com
Bus from Talmont-Saint-Hilaire to La Roche-sur-Yon
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
sovetours.com
Bus from Talmont-Saint-Hilaire - Place du Payré to Luçon - Gare Routière
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
sovetours.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Talmont-Saint-Hilaire to La Rochelle
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Talmont-Saint-Hilaire to La Rochelle
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160

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