Trains from
Bordeaux to La Rochelle

Route overview
Avg. journey time2h 53m
Trains per day5
Fare range€15-€275
Distance153km
Train operatorsALSA, flixbus, idbus,
First & last trains
First train departs at05:46
Last train departs at18:39
Fastest journey
Fastest route2h 11m
ChangesDirect
Stations
Origin StationBordeaux
Destination StationLa Rochelle

Train times for Sun 17 Dec

07:42
09:53
Bordeaux
La Rochelle
2h 11mDirect
08:39
11:07
Bordeaux
La Rochelle
2h 28mDirect
09:08
12:16
Bordeaux
La Rochelle
3h 08m1 change
11:08
15:12
Bordeaux
La Rochelle
4h 04m1 change
12:55
15:29
Bordeaux
La Rochelle
2h 34mDirect

When is the best time to buy tickets?

Buying tickets in advance can save you money. Prices for train journeys from Bordeaux to La Rochelle start at €30.97 when you book at least 28 days in advance.*

28 days
in advance
Find this ticket!
€30.97
14 days
in advance
€37.31
Avg. single price
On the day
€48.43
Avg. single price

What is the minimum price of a ticket from Bordeaux to La Rochelle?

The minimum price of a train ticket from Bordeaux to La Rochelle is €15. To buy train tickets from Bordeaux to La Rochelle for the lowest price possible, we recommend that you book your tickets as early as possible. Tickets go on sale usually 3 months in advance, yet in some rare cases this can be up to 6 months. For more precise information on when you can book your tickets or whether there are any promotional sales, click here.

How long does it take to travel from Bordeaux to La Rochelle by train?

The average journey time between Bordeaux and La Rochelle is 2 hours and 53 minutes and the fastest journey time is 2 hours and 11 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 11 trains per day travelling from Bordeaux to La Rochelle. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What time is the first and last train of the day from Bordeaux to La Rochelle?

The first train from Bordeaux to La Rochelle departs at 05:46. The last train from Bordeaux to La Rochelle departs at 18:39. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services. Alternatively, some popular routes may run throughout the night at a reduced frequency. There may also be less services on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Are there direct train services between Bordeaux and La Rochelle?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Bordeaux to La Rochelle without having to change trains. There are 5 direct trains from Bordeaux to La Rochelle. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

How do I get back to Bordeaux?

By train, of course. See trains from La Rochelle to Bordeaux.

  • *Average prices for adult tickets in economy. Discount cards and coach journey excluded. Prices are based on searches made by our customers over the past 6 months. “14 days in advance” includes days 13 and 15.
  • **The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Bordeaux to La Rochelle for a typical week day using timetable data for 17/12/2017. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 17/09/2017 for travel on 17/09/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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