There are 6 ways to get from Amsterdam 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.

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Train via Paris Gare De Lyon  •  7 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Paris-Nord Thalys
  2. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Montpellier Saint-Roch Tgv

$287 - $345

Cheapest option

Fly to Montpellier  •  5 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Montpellier (MPL) AMS - MPL

$74 - $314

4 alternative options

Train  •  8 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Lille Europe Thalys
  2. Take the train from Lille Europe to Montpellier Saint-Roch Tgv

$270 - $328

Bus  •  19 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam to Lyon
  2. Take the bus from Lyon, Lyon Perrache to Montpellier 748 / ...

$127 - $183

Drive  •  11 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Montpellier 762.7 miles

$180 - $270

Fly to Marseille, train  •  6 h 48 min

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

$87 - $321

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Montpellier is to fly and train which costs 70€ - 280€ and takes 6 h 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Montpellier is to fly which costs 60€ - 270€ and takes 5 h 13 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Amsterdam to Montpellier. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam and arriving at Montpellier via Lyon, Lyon Perrache. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Amsterdam to Montpellier. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam Centraal and arriving at Montpellier Saint-Roch via Paris Nord and Paris Gare de Lyon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 47 min.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Montpellier is 977 km. The road distance is 1220.3 km.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Montpellier without a car is to train which takes 7 h 47 min and costs 240€ - 300€.

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It takes approximately 7 h 47 min to get from Amsterdam to Montpellier, including transfers.

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Amsterdam to Montpellier bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, depart from Amsterdam station.

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Amsterdam to Montpellier train services, operated by Thalys, depart from Amsterdam Centraal station.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Montpellier is to train which takes 7 h 47 min and costs 240€ - 300€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 100€ - 160€ and takes 19 h 55 min, you could also fly, which costs 60€ - 270€ and takes 5 h 13 min.

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Airport to Montpellier Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 50 min.

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Amsterdam to Montpellier bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Montpellier station.

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Map of how to get from Amsterdam to Montpellier.
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  • Distance: 610.8 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 47 min

What companies run services between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Montpellier, France?

You can take a train from Amsterdam to Montpellier via Paris-Nord, Paris Nord, Paris Gare De Lyon, and Paris Gare de Lyon in around 7 h 47 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Amsterdam to Montpellier via Lyon and Lyon, Lyon Perrache in around 19 h 55 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $470
Flights from Amsterdam to Montpellier via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $470
Flights from Amsterdam to Montpellier via Nantes
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $470
Flights from Amsterdam to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Flights from Amsterdam to Marseille via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $420
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $470
Flights from Amsterdam to Montpellier via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $470
Flights from Amsterdam to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $420
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Marseille
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $600
Flights from Amsterdam to Marseille via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $600
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Marseille via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Marseille via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $460
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Marseille via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Train operators
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Paris-Nord
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$140 - $180
1st Class
$190 - $260
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$90 - $120
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$90 - $120
1st Class
$120 - $170
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$140 - $160
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$140 - $160
1st Class
$190 - $280
Train from Lille Europe to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$180 - $210
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$180 - $210
1st Class
$240 - $360
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Aix-en-Provence TGV to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$29 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $60
Bus operators
Eurolines FR
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Lyon, Lyon Perrache to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $30
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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