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The train from Le Puy-en-Velay to Poitiers usually takes 13 hours 24 minutes on average to travel 202 miles (325 km), although the quickest services can take as little as 9 hours 12 minutes. You can expect to find 5 trains per day running on this popular route. As there aren’t any direct services running between Le Puy-en-Velay and Poitiers, you’ll need to make 3 changes on your way to Poitiers.
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Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from Le Puy-en-Velay to Poitiers by booking early.§
Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.
On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!
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The average journey time by train between Le Puy-en-Velay and Poitiers is 13 hours and 24 minutes, with around 5 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.
The fastest journey time by train from Le Puy-en-Velay to Poitiers is 9 hours and 12 minutes.
Train ticket prices from Le Puy-en-Velay to Poitiers can start from as little as €60.50 when you book in advance. The cost of tickets can vary depending on the time of day, route and class you book and are usually more expensive if you book on the day.
No, there are no direct train services from Le Puy-en-Velay to Poitiers. Travelling from Le Puy-en-Velay to Poitiers by train will require a minimum of 3 changes.
The first train from Le Puy-en-Velay to Poitiers leaves at 06:42. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.
The last train from Le Puy-en-Velay to Poitiers leaves at 17:36. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.
Trains travelling from Le Puy-en-Velay to Poitiers cover a distance of around 202 miles (325 km) during the journey.