There are 7 ways to get from Bordeaux to Montpellier by train, bus, rideshare, 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  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Montpellier Saint-Roch Ic

$70 - $100

Cheapest option

Bus Ouibus  •  7 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Bordeaux City Center to Montpellier Ouibus

$17 - $24

5 alternative options

Bus FlixBus  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Bordeaux, Bordeaux Saint-Jean to Montpellier 718

$30 - $47

Rideshare  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Bordeaux to Montpellier 302.2 miles

$35 - $37

Drive  •  4 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Bordeaux to Montpellier 302.1 miles

$65 - $95

Fly to Montpellier  •  3 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Bordeaux (BOD) to Montpellier (MPL) BOD - MPL

$83 - $244

Fly to Marseille, train  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Bordeaux (BOD) to Marseille (MRS) BOD - MRS
  2. Take the train from Marseille-St-Charles to Montpellier Saint-Roch

$68 - $240

What companies run services between Bordeaux, France and Montpellier, France?

SNCF operates a train from Bordeaux to Montpellier every 3 hours. Tickets cost $70 - $100 and the journey takes 4 h 26 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Bordeaux to Montpellier once daily. Tickets cost $27 - $45 and the journey takes 6 h 15 min.

Airlines
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $450
Flights from Bordeaux to Marseille via Lyon
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $450
Chalair Aviation
Website
chalair.eu
Flights from Bordeaux to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $460
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $340
Train operators
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$70 - $100
1st Class
$100 - $160
Train from Marseille-St-Charles to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $65
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bordeaux, Bordeaux Saint-Jean to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Bordeaux City Center to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
Ouibus
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Bordeaux to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
5 h 43 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $37
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Bordeaux and Montpellier is 381 km. The road distance is 483 km.

The cheapest way to get from Bordeaux to Montpellier is to bus which costs 15€ - 21€ and takes 7 h 20 min.

The quickest way to get from Bordeaux to Montpellier is to fly which takes 3 h 6 min and costs 70€ - 210€.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Bordeaux-St-Jean and arriving at Montpellier Saint-Roch. Services depart every three hours, and operate Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 4 h 26 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bordeaux City Center and arriving at Montpellier. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 20 min.

The train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Montpellier Saint-Roch takes 4 h 26 min including transfers and departs every three hours.