Travel

Transportation

By Car

Distance from major french cities :

  • Paris : 467 km
  • Lyon : 650 km
  • Marseille : 825 km
  • Nantes : 146 km
  • Bordeaux : 180 km
  • Toulouse : 400 km
  • Strasbourg : 950 km

By Train

By Plane

La Rochelle / Ile de Ré Airport
Rue du Jura – 17000 La Rochelle
Tel. : (+33) 5 46 42 30 26

http://www.larochelle.aeroport.fr

Located 5 minutes from La Rochelle City Center and the Ile de Ré. Regular shuttles (Yélo), Monday to Sunday to the city centre. Paid parking for 200 cars. Shuttle on the Ile de Ré in July and August (Les Mouettes).

More information : http://www.larochelle.aeroport.fr/en/access-and-car-park/bus/

Southampton – La Rochelle: 1h20 (flights from March to October)
Birmingham – La Rochelle:  1h35 (flights from May to September)
Manchester – La Rochelle: 1h55 (flights from May to September)
Flights operated by Flybe: http://www.flybe.com

Bristol – La Rochelle: 1h20 (flights from May to September)
Londres Gatwick – La Rochelle: 1h35 (flights from July to September)
Flights operated by Easyjet: http://www.easyjet.com

Londres Stansted – La Rochelle: 1h25 (flights all year long)
East Midlands – La Rochelle : 1h30 (flights from March to October)
Dublin – La Rochelle: 1h50 (flights from March to October)
Bruxelles Charleroi – La Rochelle: 1h30 (flights from March to October)
Porto – La Rochelle: 2h (from April to October)
Cork – La Rochelle: 1h10 (flights from June to September)
Geneva – La Rochelle: 1h20 (flights from June to August)
Flights operated by Ryanair : http://www.ryanair.com

Edimbourg – La Rochelle: 1h50 (flights from May to September)
Leeds – La Rochelle: 1h45 (flights from May to September)
Flights operated by Jet2 : http://www.Jet2.com

Lyon – La Rochelle: 1h55 (2 flights a day – all year long)
Paris – La Rochelle : 1h15 (all year long flights)
Ajaccio – La Rochelle : 2h (flights from April to September)
Flights operated by Hop : http://www.hop.fr

For other flights, Nantes and Bordeaux airports are less than 2 hours from La Rochelle.