Don't forget to buy food and drinks in advance if you need them: train stations do not always have shops, while onboard cafés are not always available and often very expensive.
When it comes to short distances, bus and carpooling represent a good alternative to the train journey, especially if you are travelling with a limited budget.
Which stations serve the rail line La Rochelle - Nantes?
The trains to Nantes will leave from La Rochelle (FR) or LA ROCHELLE.PORTE DAUPHINE and will arrive at NANTES.
How many connections are there to go Nantes from La Rochelle by train per day?
If you need to travel to Nantes from La Rochelle please know that there are 7 train connections every day. Please know that there exist 4 routes with at least one change versus 3 direct lines. Therefore, choosing a trip including a change is sometimes more efficient although it is longer especially if there are too few connections and if you look for a ticket at the last minute. Yet, considering choosing a ticket for a direct line seems to be the best option if your priority is to stay in the same train for the whole trip.
How long does it take from La Rochelle to Nantes and when do the trains leave?
The average duration of the journey is 3 hours and 44 minutes, but the fastest connections take you to Nantes in 2 hours and 33 minutes. The first train leaves from La Rochelle at 06:07, while the last one leaves at 18:07.