La Rochelle (LRH) Airport
La Rochelle LRH Airport Overview
LRH Airport is only 2.5 km northwest of the city of La Rochelle, in the , off motorway N237 which connects to N11 to the east and to D137 to the south.
With one runway and a yearly estimated passenger count of 237,000, La Rochelle Airport is served by AirFrance and some low-cost airlines, offering direct flights to European cities, with connections to all points of the globe. Seasonal charter flights are available to popular vacation destinations. Separate Winter & Summer airline schedules are in force.
NOTE: It is recommended that you arrive for domestic flights one hour ahead of scheduled departure, and for international flights 2 hours.
Ryanair, Flybe, EasyJet, Jet2 & AirLingus close 40 minutes, and HOP 15 minutes prior to scheduled departure.
The passenger terminal at La Rochelle Airport was recently extended and a new departure lounge added. For information, including questions about your trip, flight schedules, airline ticket reservations, baggage size/weight , required documents and more, contact the Avia desk in the terminal or call the ico-telephone at 0033.5.46.42.86.70. The terminal offers the L'Escale restaurant, a snack bar and a duty-free shop.
Rental Cars have to be reserved in advance. Call the rental car agency directly and an agent will be waiting for you in the terminal arrival area.
Parking at La Rochelle Airport is available in the outdoor parking lot across from the passenger terminal offering 252 parking spaces, with the first 20 minutes free.
Transport from LaRochelle Airport: For taxis, call either taxi radio +33 546 41 55 55; or +33 546 67 68 35). Buses 40A & 40B to city center 'Place de Verdun' run frequently and take 20 minutes. From Place de Verdun you can take a bus to the Island of Re (Saint Martin). For public transport & transfer options contact Oxygene Transport at tel. +33 (0) 875 950 656, or visit oxygene-transport.com.