Bordeaux to La Rochelle by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    07:42
  • Last train
    20:55
  • Avg changes
    0
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 5m

Travelling from Bordeaux to La Rochelle by train

The fastest trains from Bordeaux to La Rochelle take around 2 hours and 5 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 155 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Bordeaux and La Rochelle.

Direct trains run between Bordeaux and La Rochelle.

We usually find around 19 direct trains on the route from Bordeaux to La Rochelle every weekday.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 18 departures. The duration is normally about 2 hours and 5 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

On weekdays the earliest direct train to La Rochelle is usually scheduled to depart Bordeaux around 07:42 and the last train is around 20:55. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Bordeaux around 07:42, and the last at 20:39.

Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.

When to book Bordeaux to La Rochelle train tickets?

Trains in France usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Bordeaux to La Rochelle by train.

Which trains operate between Bordeaux and La Rochelle?

More than one type of train operates on the route from Bordeaux to La Rochelle, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Bus
  • Corail
  • Intercités
  • Train Express Regional

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

Find journey information for La Rochelle to Bordeaux

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and rail operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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