Trains from
La Rochelle to Poitiers

La Rochelle to Poitiers route details

Route overview
Avg. journey time1h 31m
Trains per day13
Fare range€18-€41
Distance123km
First & last trains
First train departs at05:36
Last train departs at19:49
Fastest journey
Fastest route1h 23m
ChangesDirect
Stations
Origin StationLa Rochelle
Destination StationPoitiers

Train times for Tue 24 Oct

07:46
09:16
La Rochelle
Poitiers
1h 30mDirect
08:49
10:13
La Rochelle
Poitiers
1h 24mDirect
11:49
13:12
La Rochelle
Poitiers
1h 23mDirect
12:25
14:02
La Rochelle
Poitiers
1h 37mDirect
13:45
15:12
La Rochelle
Poitiers
1h 27mDirect

When is the best time to buy tickets?

Buying tickets in advance can save you money. Prices for train journeys from La Rochelle to Poitiers start at €21.14 when you book at least 28 days in advance.*

28 days
in advance
Find this ticket!
€21.14
14 days
in advance
€21.31
Avg. single price
On the day
€22.60
Avg. single price

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

The minimum price of a train ticket from La Rochelle to Poitiers is €17.5. To buy train tickets from La Rochelle to Poitiers 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 La Rochelle to Poitiers by train?

The average journey time between La Rochelle and Poitiers is 1 hour and 31 minutes and the fastest journey time is 1 hour and 23 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 13 trains per day travelling from La Rochelle to Poitiers. 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 La Rochelle to Poitiers?

The first train from La Rochelle to Poitiers departs at 05:36. The last train from La Rochelle to Poitiers departs at 19:49. 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 La Rochelle and Poitiers?

Yes, it is possible to travel from La Rochelle to Poitiers without having to change trains. There are 13 direct trains from La Rochelle to Poitiers. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

How do I get back to La Rochelle?

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

  • *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 La Rochelle to Poitiers for a typical week day using timetable data for 24/10/2017. 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 09/08/2017 for travel on 08/10/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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