The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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4 h 10 m
5 h 51 m
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Of the 7 buses that leave Paris for La Rochelle every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||246 miles (397 km)|
|Average bus duration||7 h 15 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$73 (€67)|
|Bus frequency||1 a day|
|Direct bus||Yes, there is 1 direct bus a day|
|Bus providers||BlaBlaCar Bus, Ouibus, Flixbus, SNCF | Autocar or BlaBlaCar|
Buses from Paris to La Rochelle cover the 246 miles (397 km) long route taking on average 7 h 15 min with our travel partners like BlaBlaCar Bus, Ouibus, Flixbus, SNCF | Autocar or BlaBlaCar. Normally, there is 1 bus operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $73 (€67), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $49 (€45). Travelers depart most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in La Rochelle, Gare routière.
Buy your official FlixBus and BlaBlaCar Bus bus tickets to La Rochelle from Paris from $49 (€45) with Omio. Find bus times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most popular 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.
Bus information from Paris to La Rochelle with FlixBus:
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.
When taking the bus to La Rochelle from Paris, you can choose to depart from bus stations like Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine), Paris, Place du Pantheon (Bibliothèque Sainte-Geneviève) and Paris, La Défense. Your journey can end in bus stations such as La Rochelle, Gare routière, La Rochelle, Jean Moulin and La Rochelle, Place De Verdun.
Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in La Rochelle, Gare routière.
You can find the most popular departure bus station for this route, Paris Gare de Lyon, located approximately 1.9 miles (3.1 km) from the city center of Paris. The most popular arrival bus station in La Rochelle, called La Rochelle, Gare routière, is located around 0.9 miles (1.5 km) away from its city center.
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