There are 4 ways to get from Carcassonne to Montpellier by train, bus, rideshare or car

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  •  1 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Carcassonne to Montpellier Saint-Roch Ic / ...

$27 - $45

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Carcassonne to Montpellier Ouibus

$6 - $9

2 alternative options

Rideshare  •  2 h 1 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Carcassonne to Montpellier 93.8 miles

$10

Drive  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Carcassonne to Montpellier 93.6 miles

$20 - $29

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

SNCF operates a train from Carcassonne to Montpellier every 3 hours. Tickets cost $27 - $40 and the journey takes 1 h 27 min. TGV also services this route 4 times a day. Alternatively, Ouibus operates a bus from Carcassonne to Montpellier hourly. Tickets cost $6 - $9 and the journey takes 2 h 40 min.

Train operators
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Carcassonne to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$27 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $60
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Carcassonne to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $70
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Carcassonne to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
Ouibus
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Carcassonne to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Carcassonne and Montpellier is 131 km. The road distance is 150 km.

The cheapest way to get from Carcassonne to Montpellier is to bus which costs 5€ - 8€ and takes 2 h 40 min.

The quickest way to get from Carcassonne to Montpellier is to train which takes 1 h 27 min and costs 23€ - 35€.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Carcassonne and arriving at Montpellier Saint-Roch. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 27 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Carcassonne and arriving at Montpellier. Services depart hourly, and operate Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 2 h 40 min.

The train from Carcassonne to Montpellier Saint-Roch takes 1 h 27 min including transfers and departs hourly.