The best way to find a cheap bus ticket from Bordeaux to La Rochelle is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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1 h 40 m
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Of the 5 buses that leave Bordeaux for La Rochelle every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||95 miles (154 km)|
|Average bus duration||2 h 15 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$27 (€23)|
|Bus frequency||3 a day|
|Direct bus||Yes, there are 3 direct buses a day|
|Bus companies||BlaBlaCar, BlaBlaCar Bus, Flixbus, SNCF | Autocar or Alsa|
Buses from Bordeaux to La Rochelle cover the 95 miles (154 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 15 min with our travel partners like BlaBlaCar, BlaBlaCar Bus, Flixbus, SNCF | Autocar or Alsa. Normally, there are 3 buses operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this trip for as low as $10 (€9), but the average price of bus tickets is $27 (€23). Travelers depart most frequently from Bordeaux, Gare Saint Jean and arrive in La Rochelle, Gare routière.
For as little as $10 (€9) you can travel by bus between Bordeaux and La Rochelle with BlaBlaCar Bus, FlixBus and Alsa. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this route.
FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost bus companies in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travelers in both continents the option to take a long-distance bus at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight buses on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on bag and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long bus journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.
FlixBus from Bordeaux to La Rochelle bus information:
Alsa is the main bus company in Spain, a subsidiary of the UK bus company National Express. Alsa offers a wide variety of national and international routes and transports more than 300 million passengers every year. Apart from the Standard fare, Alsa provides ticket types like Minimum, Reduced and Flexible fares on select routes for those looking to save money on bus journeys. While most travelers don’t mind traveling on normal buses with basic services like bathrooms, free WiFi, footrests and onboard entertainment, some others may want to check out Alsa’s deluxe buses like the Alsa Supra, Alsa Eurobus and Alsa Premium, which provide more luxurious amenities on specific routes.
BlaBlaCar Bus (formerly known as Ouibus or iDBUS) is a popular French bus company from France operating long-distance services in 10 countries in Europe and connecting over 300 destinations. It is a subsidiary of the French carpooling service, BlaBlaCar. Standard amenities on BlaBlaCar Bus include toilets, air conditioning, USB and power outlets for charging phones, tablets and laptops during long bus journeys, extra legroom and adjustable seats. There is also free Wi-Fi available on select routes. The only ticket type from BlaBlaCar Bus is the Standard ticket, which allows each traveler to bring one carry-on bag and up to two checked bags.
BlaBlaCar Bus from Bordeaux to La Rochelle bus information:
Some of the Bordeaux bus stations to La Rochelle you can start your journey from include Bordeaux, Gare Saint Jean, Bordeaux, Quai de Paludate (Parkplatz) and Bordeaux, Avenue Salvador Allende (Floirac Dravemont). Similarly, some of the arrival bus stations in La Rochelle include La Rochelle, Gare routière, La Rochelle, Jean Moulin and La Rochelle, Place De Verdun.
When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Bordeaux, Gare Saint Jean and arriving in La Rochelle, Gare routière.
The most popular departure bus station with passengers for this route, called Bordeaux, Gare Saint Jean, is located 1.9 miles (3 km) from the city center of Bordeaux.
The most popular arrival bus station, La Rochelle, Gare routière, is located 1.9 miles (3.1 km) away from the city center of La Rochelle.
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