SNCF is the national train operator of France. It operates all domestic trains and routes across France, as well as international services to Spain and Germany. There are three different types of domestic trains that operate under the SNCF banner – TGV (high-speed, full-service trains that connect the major cities in France), Intercités (usually a more frequent stopping service, but with all the amenities), and TER (regional train services with basic onboard facilities).
The average journey time between La Rochelle and Angoulême is 3 hours and 13 minutes and the fastest journey time is 1 hour and 57 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 14 trains per day travelling from La Rochelle to Angoulême. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.
The first train from La Rochelle to Angoulême departs at 05:39. The last train from La Rochelle to Angoulême departs at 20:22. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services. Alternatively, some popular routes may run throughout the night at a reduced frequency. There may also be less services on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.
Yes, it is possible to travel from La Rochelle to Angoulême without having to change trains. There are 2 direct trains from La Rochelle to Angoulême. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.