There are 5 ways to get from Lyon 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.

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Train  •  1 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Montpellier Saint-Roch Tgv / ...

$45 - $75

Cheapest option

Bus Ouibus  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Montpellier Ouibus

$11 - $28

3 alternative options

Bus FlixBus  •  4 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Lyon, Lyon Perrache to Montpellier N710 / ...

$19 - $30

Rideshare  •  3 h 42 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Lyon to Montpellier 188.7 miles

$22 - $27

Drive  •  2 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Lyon to Montpellier 188 miles

$40 - $60

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lyon to Montpellier is to bus which costs 9€ - 24€ and takes 4 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lyon to Montpellier is to train which takes 1 h 49 min and costs 40€ - 65€.

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The distance between Lyon and Montpellier is 250 km. The road distance is 301 km.

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The train from Lyon Part Dieu to Montpellier Saint-Roch takes 1 h 49 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Lyon - Perrache Bus station and arriving at Montpellier. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 10 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Lyon Part Dieu and arriving at Montpellier Saint-Roch. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 49 min.

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

TGV operates a train from Lyon to Montpellier hourly. Tickets cost $60 - $75 and the journey takes 1 h 49 min. SNCF also services this route once daily. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Lyon to Montpellier 4 times a day. Tickets cost $17 - $29 and the journey takes 3 h 45 min.

Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$60 - $75
1st Class
$90 - $120
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $70
1st Class
$65 - $100
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Lyon, Lyon Perrache to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $29
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
Ouibus
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Lyon to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $28
Schedules at
isilines.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Lyon to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $27
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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