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Venue to La Rochelle
By air - By road / Train
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Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland,
Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, the Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal,
Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain and Sweden. A Schengen visa issued by an Embassy or Consulate
of the above countries allows the holder to travel freely in all of these countries.
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Lithuania, Estonia, Hungary, Poland, The Czech Republic, Slovakia, Slovenia and Malta)
are only valid for these 9 new Schengen countries, not for the whole Schengen area.
American Citizens do not need a visa when they travel to France for business or for
personal travel. The stay in the Schengen area should not exceed 90 days in a 6 month
period. Please note that the American visitor will need to present a valid American
passport (valid three months beyond intended stay), proof of sufficient funds and a
return airline ticket.
There are some other countries that don't require a visa if the person will stay less
than 3 months. Please contact a French embassy in your country to know if you need a
It's recommended that this process be started as soon as possible. We can provide the
invitation letter so long as you have already registered, completed the payment and
submitted the final version of your paper. Please note that this letter does not
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How to get to La Rochelle by Air
LYON - LA ROCHELLE (via Poitiers)
AIR LINAIR : +33 810 478 478 (Booking department)
Ability to manage flights on demand, Congress fares on all routes and group rates (25/30 max).
For more information, contact: David BRUNET (Tel: +33 1 45 12 50 34 / +33 6 71 00 27 42 - email: email@example.com)
La Rochelle - Lyon St Exupéry via Poitiers:
Numerous connections at Lyon for
both French and foreign cities (Marseille, Nice, Strasbourg, Mulhouse,
Metz, Amsterdam, Milan, Barcelone, Madrid, Francfort, Munich, Stuttgart)
2 flights a day on Monday and Tuesday, 3 flights a day on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, 1 flight on Sunday.
If you would like to find out more about the services available: www.airlinair.com or firstname.lastname@example.org
LONDON STANSTED - LA ROCHELLE
RYANAIR : +33 5 46 42 86 70 or +33 892 232 375
La Rochelle - Londres (1 flight a day)
If you would like to find out more about the services available: www.ryanair.com
Stansted Airport (green flag) is located in North London and 57 km from the center and 103 km from Heathrow Airport (red flag).
It serves 160 destinations in 35 countries Airlines: Eos Airlines
(New York JFK, ...), Max Jex (Washington Dulles, New York JFK, Las
Vegas ...), Ryanair (Brussels, Frankfurt, Amsterdam ...), Easyjet
(Amsterdam, Naples, Dublin …), Air Berlin. ...
More information : www.stanstedairport.com
OTHER DESTINATIONS - LA ROCHELLE
There are other specific routes (Dublin,
Southampton, Birmingham, Bristol, London Gatwick, Ajaccio). For more
information on schedules and different ways: www.larochelle.aeroport.fr
How to get to La Rochelle by Road / Train
The high speed TGV train station is 5 minutes from the town centre.
PARIS - LA ROCHELLE
BY ROAD : A10/ 460km / 5h
BY TRAIN :
|Roissy - CDG
||4 (transfer in Poitiers)
For more information on schedules, prices and different connections, please contact the SNCF (www.sncf.com) or direct number booking SNCF (3635)
NANTES - LA ROCHELLE
BY ROAD: A83/ 140 km / 1h45
INTER AIRPORT TRANSFERS
Airport Transfer - Rail Station: The TAN
(Transport for Community Nantes) connects the train station south to
the terminal in 20 mm. The hours are tailored to scheduled flights.
For more information: www.nantes.aeroport.fr
BORDEAUX - LA ROCHELLE
BY ROAD: A10/ 180 km / 1h50
INTER AIRPORT TRANSFERS
Airport transfers – St-Jean Train Station : Daily every 45 minutes during the day
For more information: www.bordeaux.aeroport.fr