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.
This is the last bus of the day.
Find all the dates and times for this journey
3 h 50 m
4 h 3 m
Buses per day
Of the 3 buses that leave Rennes for La Rochelle every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||136 miles (219 km)|
|Average bus duration||3 h 50 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$18 (€17)|
|Bus companies||Ouibus, Flixbus, BlaBlaCar or BlaBlaCar Bus|
Buses from Rennes to La Rochelle cover the 136 miles (219 km) long route taking on average 3 h 50 min with our travel partners like Ouibus, Flixbus, BlaBlaCar or BlaBlaCar Bus. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this journey for as low as $13 (€12), but the average price of bus tickets is $18 (€17). Travelers depart most frequently from Rennes and arrive in La Rochelle, Gare routière.
Travel to La Rochelle from Rennes from $13 (€12) with Omio’s bus partners FlixBus! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient trip for you.
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.
There are a few bus stations in Rennes to start your route from including Rennes, Gare Routière, Rennes, Boulevard Solférino (Académie Jacques Bedfert) and Rennes, Boulevard Solférino. In La Rochelle you have a few bus station options to choose from for your arrival including La Rochelle, Gare routière, La Rochelle, Jean Moulin and La Rochelle, Place De Verdun.
Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Rennes and arrive in La Rochelle, Gare routière.
Passengers booking this route most frequently board their buses from Rennes and need to travel around 1.1 miles (1.8 km) from the city center to get to this bus station.
Passengers arriving in La Rochelle most often arrive at La Rochelle, Gare routière and need to travel around 0.9 miles (1.5 km) from this bus station to the city center.
Here are some other resources that might have the information you need