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Directions to La Rochelle

By car

Motorway A10 exit 33 or motorway A83 exit 7, follow signs for La Rochelle

Paris: 474 km by motorway A10 (exit A83 at Niort)

Bordeaux: 190 km including 120 km on motorway A10 (exit La Rochelle)

Nantes: 150 km via motorway A83 (takes around 1 hr 30 min)

By train

The SNCF runs trains to La Rochelle from all major French cities.


From Paris-Montparnasse

6 trains daily

Direct service on the TGV Atlantique (takes around 2 hr 50 min)


From other French cities

Nantes: 4 trains daily

Bordeaux: 6 trains daily

Toulouse: 4 trains daily

Marseille: 4 trains daily

Tel.: +33 (0)8 36 35 35 35
Internet : uk.voyages-sncf.com

By plane

La Rochelle-Laleu airport flies to over 15 destinations, both in France and overseas.

La Rochelle-Laleu Airport
Tel.: +33 (0)5 46 42 30 26
Website: www.larochelle.aeroport.fr/en/


From Paris-Orly

Air Jet
Tel.: 0 810 78 98 78 (from within France)
Website: www.air-jet.fr
Flies from major French cities

Connecting flights are operated by Air France from French cities via Clermont-Ferrand.

Air France
Tel.: +33 (0)5 46 42 86 70
Website: www.airfrance.fr/en

From Lyon

Tél. : +33 (0)1 72 95 33 33)
Internet: www.hop.com

From London Stansted, Dublin, Brussels, Oslo, Cork

Website: www.ryanair.com

From London Gatwick, Bristol

Website: www.easyjet.com

From Southampton, Birmingham, Manchester, Glasgow

Website: fr.flybe.com

From Edinburgh, Leeds

Website: http://flights.jet2.com

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