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La Rochelle to Saintes by train

  • First train
    05:44
  • Last train
    20:51
  • Avg changes
    0
  • Fastest journey
    47m
  • Distance
    61 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    47
  • Avg. journey time
    55m
  • Train operators

Travelling from La Rochelle to Saintes by train

Fast trains from La Rochelle to Saintes take around 47 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 61 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between La Rochelle and Saintes.

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

Direct trains from La Rochelle to Saintes have been found.

We usually find around 47 direct trains on the route from La Rochelle to Saintes every weekday.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 44 departures.

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

The La Rochelle to Saintes train travel time is normally about 47 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Saintes is usually scheduled to depart La Rochelle around 05:44 and the last train is around 20:46. At weekends the first train of the day leaves La Rochelle around 05:44, and the last at 21:43.

When to book La Rochelle to Saintes 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 La Rochelle to Saintes by train.

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Which train companies operate between La Rochelle and Saintes?

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

  • Autocar
  • Corail
  • Intercites
  • Intercités
  • TER
  • Train Express Regional

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

Saintes to La Rochelle by train

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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.