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

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Fly  •  5h 25m

  1. Fly from Berlin Tegel (TXL) to Montpellier (MPL) TXL - MPL

90€ - 185€

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Bus via Frankfurt am Main  •  23h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Berlin, Berlin central bus station to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station N13 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Montpellier N1720

73€ - 93€

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Train via Lyon  •  14h 5m

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Lyon Part Dieu Tgv
  3. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Montpellier Saint-Roch Tgv / ...

229€ - 355€

Train  •  15h 3m

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Avignon Tgv Tgv
  3. Take the train from Avignon Centre to Montpellier Saint-Roch Ter

239€ - 362€

Bus  •  27h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Berlin to Avignon
  2. Take the bus from Avignon, Porte Saint-Michel to Montpellier 640 / ...

91€ - 141€

Drive  •  13h 44m

  1. Drive from Berlin Hbf to Montpellier 1525.5 km

180€ - 270€

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Berlin to Montpellier is to bus via Frankfurt am Main which costs 70€ - 95€ and takes 23h 30m.

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The quickest way to get from Berlin to Montpellier is to fly which costs 85€ - 190€ and takes 5h 25m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Berlin station to Montpellier. However, there are services departing from Berlin, Berlin central bus station and arriving at Montpellier via Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23h 30m.

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No, there is no direct train from Berlin to Montpellier. However, there are services departing from Berlin Hbf and arriving at Montpellier Saint-Roch via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and Lyon Part Dieu. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14h 5m.

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The distance between Berlin and Montpellier is 1216 km. The road distance is 1525.5 km.

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The best way to get from Berlin to Montpellier without a car is to train via Lyon which takes 14h 5m and costs 220€ - 360€.

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It takes approximately 5h 25m to get from Berlin to Montpellier, including transfers.

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Berlin to Montpellier bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Berlin, Berlin central bus station.

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Berlin to Montpellier train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Berlin Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Berlin to Montpellier is to fly which takes 5h 25m and costs 85€ - 190€. Alternatively, you can train via Lyon, which costs 220€ - 360€ and takes 14h 5m, you could also bus via Frankfurt am Main, which costs 70€ - 95€ and takes 23h 30m.

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  • Distance: 1216 km
  • Duration: 5h 25m

What companies run services between Berlin, Germany and Montpellier, France?

easyJet, Luxair and three other airlines fly from Berlin to Montpellier 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Berlin Hbf to Montpellier via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and Lyon Part Dieu in around 14h 5m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
130€ - 200€
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Montpellier via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
130€ - 200€
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Montpellier via Basel
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
130€ - 200€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Montpellier via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 290€
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Montpellier via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
210€ - 650€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Montpellier via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
140€ - 380€
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Montpellier via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
150€ - 850€
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

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Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
90€ - 130€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

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Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
5h 14m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
95€ - 130€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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 Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
100€ - 150€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
100€ - 130€
1st Class
120€ - 150€
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
55€ - 70€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
55€ - 70€
1st Class
60€ - 70€
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Avignon Tgv
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
130€ - 190€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
130€ - 160€
1st Class
160€ - 190€
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
35€ - 75€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
35€ - 55€
Rail 1st Class
50€ - 75€
Train from Avignon Centre to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
13€ - 30€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
13€ - 19€
Rail 1st Class
21€ - 30€
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 Berlin, Berlin central bus station to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
27€ - 35€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
15h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
45€ - 60€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Avignon, Avignon to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
8€ - 10€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Berlin to Avignon
Ave. Duration
25h 13m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
80€ - 120€
Website
eurolines.de
Low
113€
High
120€
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 Avignon, Porte Saint-Michel to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
14€ - 21€
Website
Eurolines FR

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The quickest flight from Berlin Tegel Airport to Montpellier Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 25m.

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Berlin to Montpellier is 1526 km. It takes approximately 13h 44m to drive from Berlin to Montpellier.

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Luxair, KLM, British Airways and two other airlines offer flights from Berlin Tegel Airport to Montpellier Airport.

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Book your Berlin to Montpellier bus tickets online with FlixBus and FlixBus.

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There are 2072+ hotels available in Montpellier. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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The best way to get from Berlin to Berlin Tegel Airport is to bus which takes 22 min and costs 2€ - 3€.

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