Don't forget to buy food and drinks in advance if you need them: train stations do not always have shops, while onboard cafés are not always available and often very expensive.
For short distances like between Nantes and La Rochelle, busses and carpooling are good alternatives to the train, thanks to their low costs. Also, busses have the advantage of getting to the smallest towns where the is no train station.
Which stations are served by the trains travelling from Nantes to La Rochelle?
The trains to La Rochelle will leave from NANTES and will arrive at La Rochelle (FR).
How many train connections are there from Nantes to La Rochelle every day?
6 train connections exist to reach La Rochelle from Nantes per day. Please be aware that among these connections there are 4 direct lines versus 2 routes which have at least one change. So select a ticket for a direct line if you would rather stay in the same train and avoid a change. However, although the trip is longer, if you want to travel between these cities at the last moment, choosing a route including one change or more could be better especially if there are too few connections.
How long will it take you from Nantes to La Rochelle by train and when do the trains leave?
With the fastest connections you will be in La Rochelle in 2 hours and 35 minutes, but on average it takes 3 hours and 32 minutes. The first train headed to La Rochelle is at 04:06, while the last one leaves Nantes at 19:06.