Transport in La Rochelle

According to the local dynamics, the Yachting port of La Rochelle favors "clean transports".

Close to touristic sites, the town center and the station, distance is not a problem !

A large choice of transport modes are available for your pleasure :

Yelow bikes 250 bikes are available in free access (50 points in the town) 3 "automatic bike-stations" allows to loan a bike for a fee - just with your credit card - (station, Place de Verdun and Tourism Office)

At the Harbour’s Office, in Les Minimes, 10 bikes are reserved to Yachtmen (2 hours free, then : €1/h)

ILLICO BUS To reach the town center in about 10 mn from Les Minimes, 7/7 (every 10mn on Mondays, Tuesdays, wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays. Every 30mn during the WE).

The "Seabus" ("Le bus de mer")

Running from Les Minimes (near pontoon N°10) to the Old Port, this electric boat offers a wonderful and singular point of view on the old historical town. (€2,00)

"Le passeur" The second electric boat offers a short-cut to cross the Old Harbour. 3 minutes to get from the town center to the "Médiathèque" , between the two towers (Tour de la Chaîne et Tour Saint-Nicolas) and crossing the channel.

Mélitourisme "Mélitourisme" is a personalized transport service. Quiet and comfortable to reach a destination or to visit the town areas : Minivan 8 places with chauffeur (English spoken). Possibility of short and long distances.

Tel : 0033 (0) ✉contact

Train • TGV Paris in less than3 hours • La Rochelle / Rochefort  (13 round-trips/day).

Tel : 0033 (0)

Plane Aéroport de La Rochelle-Île de Ré Air links to principal towns in France and Europe Tel : 0033 (0)

More information

about bikes & electric cars service Airport Train

Taxis ABC Radio Taxi Tél. 05 46 42 22 00

Abeilles Radio Taxis Tél. 05 46 41 55 55

Seb’Taxi Tél. 06 26 80 75 32

Taxi ll Rupella Tél. 06 50 24 29 20

Taxis Autoplus Tél.

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