There are 6 ways to get from Amsterdam to Montpellier by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly to Montpellier  •  4h 41m

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

138€ - 255€

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Bus  •  20h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam, Duivendrecht to Montpellier 530

52€ - 77€

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Fly to Marseille, train  •  6h 47m

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

98€ - 316€

Train  •  8h 39m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi Thalys / ...
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Montpellier Saint-Roch Tgv

214€ - 542€

Train, bus  •  18h 51m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Duesseldorf Hbf Ice
  2. Take the bus from Düsseldorf to Montpellier N710

72€ - 110€

Drive  •  11h 32m

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Montpellier 1220.4 km

160€ - 240€

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The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Montpellier is to bus which costs 50€ - 80€ and takes 20h 40m.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Montpellier is to fly which costs 130€ - 260€ and takes 4h 41m.

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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 Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 39m.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Montpellier is 977 km. The road distance is 1220.4 km.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Montpellier without a car is to train which takes 8h 39m and costs 210€ - 550€.

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It takes approximately 4h 41m to get from Amsterdam to Montpellier, including transfers.

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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 fly which takes 4h 41m and costs 130€ - 260€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 210€ - 550€ and takes 8h 39m, you could also bus, which costs 50€ - 80€ and takes 20h 40m.

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

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Amsterdam to Montpellier train services, operated by TGV inOui, arrive at Montpellier Saint-Roch station.

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Map of how to get from Amsterdam to Montpellier.
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  • Distance: 977.3 km
  • Duration: 4h 41m

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

KLM and Air France fly from Amsterdam to Montpellier 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Amsterdam to Montpellier via Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi in around 8h 39m.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
260€ - 470€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Montpellier via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
260€ - 470€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 360€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Marseille via Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
110€ - 360€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Marseille via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 360€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
260€ - 470€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Montpellier via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
260€ - 470€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 360€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Marseille via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 490€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Marseille via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 490€
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Marseille via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 600€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Marseille via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
190€ - 340€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Marseille via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
65€ - 180€
Train operators
Renfe SNCF
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Train from Aix En Provence Tgv to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
30€ - 50€
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
60€ - 130€
Website
Thalys
Standard
60€ - 90€
Comfort
75€ - 100€
Premium
90€ - 130€
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Phone
+44 343 218 6186
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
75€ - 340€
Website
Eurostar
Business Premier
290€ - 340€
Standard
75€ - 95€
Standard Premier
120€ - 160€
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
5h 46m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
150€ - 210€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
150€ - 180€
1st Class
170€ - 210€
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Duesseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
22€ - 50€
Website
NS
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
22€ - 30€
1st Class
35€ - 50€
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Düsseldorf to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
15h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
50€ - 60€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR

Eurolines is a network of coach companies that operate throughout Europe plus Morocco. It’s an affordable way to travel around the continent, with tickets starting at €5. All coaches have Wi-Fi, plug sockets and USBs, reclining chairs and toilets, and a standard ticket includes up to two medium suitcases plus carry-on luggage. Within France, Eurolines serves 69 destinations; including Paris, Lyon, Versailles, Nice and Bordeaux.

Contact Details
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Amsterdam, Duivendrecht to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
19h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
50€ - 75€
Website
Eurolines FR

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Yes, the driving distance between Amsterdam to Montpellier is 1220 km. It takes approximately 11h 32m to drive from Amsterdam to Montpellier.

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KLM and Air France offer flights from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Montpellier Airport.

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There are 1621+ hotels available in Montpellier. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is to train which takes 13 min and costs 6€ - 13€.

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