Trains to La Rochelle
In Charente- Maritime, the railway network consists of 275km of lines for passenger transport. It focuses on the main thoroughfare Paris -Bordeaux with the adjacent line Poitiers - La Rochelle, the line Bordeaux - Nantes and the star of Saintes.
Paris (3 hours) , Bordeaux, Poitiers , Nantes, Marseille , Nice and Lyon (in summer)
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Intra -departmental rail network is based on the ways La Rochelle - Saintes, Saintes- Royan.
A shuttle bus operates throughout the year from a service Surgères towards Rochefort. Since 2001 the TGV shuttle was extended to Chateau d'Oleron. Two bus companies (one open year round ) connect the station of La Rochelle to Ile de Ré.
Note that now , users now have the ability to access a range of information on trains offering bicycle transportation .
This railway network allows you , from Belgium , Holland, Germany, the Netherlands ... , joining La Charente -Maritime via correspondence in Paris or Lille particular to La Rochelle.
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