There are 8 ways to get from Alicante to Montpellier by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  8 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Alacant-Terminal to Barcelona Sants Em / ...
  2. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Montpellier Saint-Roch Tgv / ...

$111 - $155

Cheapest option

Bus Starbus  •  18 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Alicante to Perpignan
  2. Take the bus from Perpignan to Montpellier

$11 - $15

6 alternative options

Bus via Barcelona  •  13 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Alicante to Valencia
  2. Take the bus from Valencia to Barcelona
  3. Take the bus from Barcelona City Center to Montpellier

$63 - $96

Drive  •  8 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Alicante to Montpellier 532.1 miles

$110 - $170

Fly to Montpellier  •  7 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Alicante (ALC) to Montpellier (MPL) ALC - MPL

$103 - $246

Fly to Barcelona, train  •  7 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Alicante (ALC) to Barcelona (BCN) ALC - BCN
  2. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Montpellier Saint-Roch

$93 - $272

Fly to Toulouse, train  •  7 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Alicante (ALC) to Toulouse (TLS) ALC - TLS
  2. Take the train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Montpellier Saint-Roch

$119 - $326

Fly to Marseille, train  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Alicante (ALC) to Marseille (MRS) ALC - MRS
  2. Take the train from Aix-en-Provence TGV to Montpellier Saint-Roch

$101 - $272

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Alicante to Montpellier is to bus which costs 9€ - 13€ and takes 18 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Alicante to Montpellier is to fly and train which costs 85€ - 240€ and takes 6 h 45 min.

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The distance between Alicante and Montpellier is 690 km. The road distance is 851.4 km.

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It takes approximately 8 h 55 min to get from Alicante to Montpellier, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Alicante to Montpellier. However, there are services departing from Alicante and arriving at Montpellier via Valencia and Barcelona City Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 23 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Alicante to Montpellier. However, there are services departing from Alacant-Terminal and arriving at Montpellier Saint-Roch via Barcelona Sants. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 55 min.

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What companies run services between Alicante, Spain and Montpellier, France?

You can take a train from Alicante to Montpellier via Barcelona Sants in around 8 h 55 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Alicante to Montpellier via Valencia, Barcelona, and Barcelona City Center in around 13 h 23 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Alicante to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Alicante to Barcelona via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Alicante to Barcelona via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Alicante to Barcelona via Mahon
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Alicante to Toulouse via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $950
Flights from Alicante to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $390
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Alicante to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Alicante to Barcelona via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Alicante to Barcelona via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Alicante to Barcelona via Mahon
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Alicante to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $390
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Alicante to Montpellier via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
7 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Alicante to Montpellier via Nantes
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Alicante to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Flights from Alicante to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $220
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Alicante to Montpellier via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Alicante to Montpellier via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Train operators
Spanish Railways (RENFE)
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $80
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$70 - $80
1st Class
$100 - $140
Train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $60
1st Class
$75 - $100
SNCF
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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$55 - $85
Train from Aix-en-Provence TGV to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$28 - $45
1st Class
$35 - $60
Bus operators
ALSA
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Alicante to Valencia
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Valencia to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
alsa.com
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Barcelona City Center to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
Ouibus
Starbus
Phone
+34 (0) 963 49 67 67
Email
comercial@starbus.es
Website
starbus.es
Bus from Alicante to Perpignan
Ave. Duration
14 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
starbus.es
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Perpignan to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
isilines.com

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