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from Montpellier to La Rochelle

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Travel Information between Montpellier and La Rochelle

distanceDistance302 miles (487 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$30 - $36
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $30 (€25) • 11 h 25 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $36 (€30) • 6 h 57 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBlaBlaCar Bus or SNCF | Intercités

Take a bus or train to travel 302 miles (487 km) to La Rochelle from Montpellier. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 6 h 57 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $30 (€25). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are BlaBlaCar Bus or SNCF | Intercités among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Montpellier to La Rochelle.

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Travel from Montpellier to La Rochelle
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FAQs
How do I get from Montpellier to La Rochelle?

You can travel from Montpellier to La Rochelle 2 different ways: bus or train.

What is the cheapest way to go from Montpellier to La Rochelle?

The cheapest way to go to La Rochelle from Montpellier is by taking a bus, which costs on average $30 (€25).

This is compared to other ways of getting to La Rochelle:

A bus is generally $6 (€5) less than a train for the same journey. Taking a train costs on average $36 (€30) from Montpellier to La Rochelle.

What is the quickest way from Montpellier to La Rochelle?

The quickest way to travel from Montpellier to La Rochelle is by train, which takes on average 6 h 57 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, going by bus can take 11 h 25 min   on average.

What is the distance between Montpellier and La Rochelle?

The distance is approximately 302 miles (487 km) from Montpellier to La Rochelle.

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Montpellier to La Rochelle?

The average frequency per day from Montpellier to La Rochelle is:

  • Around 5 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey to La Rochelle from Montpellier as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

Where do I depart from Montpellier? Where do I arrive in La Rochelle?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Montpellier to La Rochelle:

  • Buses most often depart from Montpellier at Montpellier, Rue de la Madeleine (Sabines) and arrive in La Rochelle at La Rochelle, Jean Moulin.
  • Trains from Montpellier to La Rochelle most often leave from Montpellier Saint-Roch and arrive in La Rochelle.
Which travel companies can get me from Montpellier to La Rochelle?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Montpellier to La Rochelle, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • BlaBlaCar Bus can get you to La Rochelle by bus. You can find a good deal for bus tickets with BlaBlaCar Bus from Montpellier to La Rochelle for $30 (€25) on Omio.
  • Travel with SNCF | Intercités to go to La Rochelle by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find SNCF | Intercités Montpellier to La Rochelle tickets on Omio for $36 (€30).
What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip from Montpellier to La Rochelle?
Looking to extend your trip from Montpellier to La Rochelle? Many Omio customers who go from Montpellier to La Rochelle usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Paris, Bordeaux or Nantes. If you're looking to explore Paris, Bordeaux or Nantes from La Rochelle, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
How early should I buy Montpellier to La Rochelle tickets online to score the best deals?

When planning your trip from Montpellier to La Rochelle, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets are costing $30 (€25) one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost $36 (€30) one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Montpellier to La Rochelle online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.