Tours to La Rochelle by train

  • First train
    06:15
  • Last train
    20:28
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 15m
  • Distance
    196 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    17
  • Avg. journey time
    3hr 3m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Tours to La Rochelle by train

Fast trains from Tours to La Rochelle take around 2 hours and 15 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 196 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Tours and La Rochelle.

1. Are there direct trains from Tours to La Rochelle?

Journeys between Tours and La Rochelle usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 20 departures on the route from Tours to La Rochelle every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 18 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Tours to La Rochelle?

The Tours to La Rochelle train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 15 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Tours to La Rochelle train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to La Rochelle is usually scheduled to depart Tours around 06:15 and the last train is around 20:39. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Tours around 06:15, and the last at 20:28.

When to book Tours to La Rochelle train tickets?

Trains in France usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Tours to La Rochelle by train.

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Which train companies operate between Tours and La Rochelle?

More than one train company operates on the route from Tours to La Rochelle, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Corail
  • Intercités
  • Navette
  • TER
  • TGV
  • Train Express Regional

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.