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Trip La Rochelle Poitiers

Plan your trip by train, bus, carpooling, plane from La Rochelle to Poitiers


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How to get from La Rochelle to Poitiers?

We are suggesting 5 routes by train, bus, carpooling, plane to plan your trip La Rochelle Poitiers. Routes displayed are sorted depending on a performance indicator (calculated from number of changes, expected duration, distance between an airport and the center of the city it serves...). You'll be able to:
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  • Locate cities of La Rochelle and Poitiers on a map as well as the route La Rochelle Poitiers and the different connecting points (Biard Airport, Poitiers Railway Station, Poitiers Coach Station, La Rochelle - île de Ré Airport, La Rochelle-Ville Railway Station, ...) by clicking on the 'Details & Map' button.
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All modes of transport La Rochelle Poitiers

For your trip from La Rochelle (Poitou-Charentes, France) to Poitiers (Poitou-Charentes, France) with a distance of 77 mi you will be able to take 4 modes of transport, eventually by combining plane, carpooling, bus and/or train, and according to which the duration of the journey will be significantly different.
The train La Rochelle Poitiers is a direct bound.
Trains TGV or TER of SNCF to Poitiers leave from La Rochelle-Ville railway station in La Rochelle. Arrival in Poitiers will take place at Poitiers station (0.6 mi from the city centre).
The direct flight La Rochelle > Poitiers will be the fastest way to get to your destination.
Leave La Rochelle and arrive early enough (at least 2 hours before the departure time) at La Rochelle - île de Ré LRH airport, 2.3 mi away, to check in your luggage for the flight to Poitiers (Biard airport, IATA code: PIS) operated by Hop!.
You are lucky, there is a direct intercity bus line La Rochelle-Poitiers that often turns out to be the most economical solution.
You will board a coach of OUIBUS in La Rochelle. The bus will drop you off at Poitiers bus station (0.6 mi from Poitiers, France). Please make sure to show up on time at La Rochelle bus station (0.3 mi from La Rochelle) at least 15 minutes before the time of departure for Poitiers.
With Blablacar you will probably find drivers sharing a ride on the itinerary La Rochelle-Poitiers.

Which carriers to travel between La Rochelle and Poitiers?

Depending on the requested date, Blablacar can display an offer to share a ride La Rochelle-Poitiers (77.7 mi)
Hop! carries out a flight from La Rochelle - île de Ré LRH airport situated 2.3 mi away from the city centre of La Rochelle to Poitiers (arrival at Biard PIS airport)
Railway companies
SNCF provides a rail connection La Rochelle-Poitiers with the train TER from La Rochelle-Ville railway station (0.6 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Poitiers at arrival (0.6 mi from centre)
Bus companies
The bus company OUIBUS operates the intercity service from the bus station of La Rochelle in La Rochelle and to the one of Poitiers (Poitou-Charentes France)

Stop cities from La Rochelle or cities to visit near Poitiers

When travelling from Poitiers to La Rochelle by plane, carpooling, bus, train, you might have to change at Niort located at 35 mi from La Rochelle and 43 mi away from Poitiers, Saint-Maixent-l'École situated at 49 mi from La Rochelle and at approximately 29 mi from Poitiers (France). If you have some time on your way to Poitiers or back to La Rochelle, this may be a really good opportunity to visit and have a short stay in those cities.
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