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Duration 10h 53m
Distance 928.6 km
Average price 123€
Frequency 2/day

Trip overview

The average train between Madrid and Montpellier takes 10h 53m and the fastest train takes 6h 13m. The train service runs several times per day from Madrid to Montpellier. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Madrid-Puerta De Atocha
  2. Barcelona-Sants
  3. Montpellier
6h 36m
103€ - 173€

Madrid to Montpellier train times

Trains run twice daily between Madrid and Montpellier. The earliest departure is at 07:00 in the morning, and the last departure from Madrid is at 20:40 which arrives into Montpellier at 11:22. All services require a transfer at BARCELONA-SANTS and take an average of 10h 53m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Madrid to Montpellier. However, there are services departing from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha and arriving at Montpellier Saint-Roch via Barcelona-Sants. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 36m.

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It is 720 km from Madrid to Montpellier. It is approximately 928.6 km to drive.

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Madrid to Montpellier train services, operated by Renfe AVE, depart from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha station.

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Madrid to Montpellier train services, operated by Renfe SNCF, arrive at Montpellier Saint-Roch station.

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There are 1612+ hotels available in Montpellier. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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