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There are 10 ways to get from Milan to Montpellier by train, bus, 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.

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Train via Chambery-Challes-E  •  8 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Milano Porta Garibaldi to Chambery-Challes-E Tgv
  2. Take the train from Chambery-Challes-E to Valence TGV
  3. Take the train from Valence TGV to Montpellier Saint-Roch Tgv / ...

$125 - $171

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Bus Ouibus  •  13 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Milan to Montpellier Ouibus

$30 - $44

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Bus FlixBus  •  10 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Milan, Milan to Montpellier N740 / ...

$37 - $67

Train Trenitalia Eurocity  •  10 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Marseille-Saint-Charles Ec
  2. Take the train from Marseille-St-Charles to Montpellier Saint-Roch Ic / ...

$110 - $155

Drive  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Milan to Montpellier 406.4 miles

$95 - $150

Fly Milan Linate to Montpellier  •  7 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Montpellier (MPL) LIN - MPL

$124 - $474

Fly Milan Malpensa to Marseille, train  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Marseille (MRS) MXP - MRS
  2. Take the train from Aix-en-Provence TGV to Montpellier Saint-Roch

$113 - $319

Fly Milan Malpensa to Toulouse, train  •  7 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Toulouse (TLS) MXP - TLS
  2. Take the train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Montpellier Saint-Roch

$90 - $288

Fly Milan Malpensa to Lyon, train  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Lyon (LYS) MXP - LYS
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Montpellier Saint-Roch

$139 - $308

Fly Milan Linate to Geneva, train  •  7 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Geneva (GVA) LIN - GVA
  2. Take the train from Genève to Lyon Part Dieu
  3. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Montpellier Saint-Roch

$117 - $335

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The cheapest way to get from Milan to Montpellier is to bus which costs 25€ - 40€ and takes 13 h 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Milan to Montpellier is to drive which costs 85€ - 130€ and takes 6 h 19 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Milan to Montpellier. However, there are services departing from via orefici p.za cordusio and arriving at Montpellier via Milan, Milan. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Milan to Montpellier. However, there are services departing from Milano Porta Garibaldi and arriving at Montpellier Saint-Roch via Chambery-Challes-E and Valence TGV. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 16 min.

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The distance between Milan and Montpellier is 469 km. The road distance is 650.2 km.

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The best way to get from Milan to Montpellier without a car is to train which takes 8 h 16 min and costs 100€ - 150€.

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It takes approximately 8 h 16 min to get from Milan to Montpellier, including transfers.

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

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Milan to Montpellier train services, operated by inOui TGV, depart from Milano Porta Garibaldi station.

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The best way to get from Milan to Montpellier is to train which takes 8 h 16 min and costs 100€ - 150€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 30€ - 60€ and takes 10 h 20 min, you could also fly, which costs 100€ - 420€ and takes 7 h 21 min.

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Map of how to get from Milan to Montpellier.
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  • Distance: 292.9 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 16 min

What companies run services between Milan, Italy and Montpellier, France?

You can take a train from Milan to Montpellier via Chambery-Challes-E and Valence TGV in around 8 h 16 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Milan to Montpellier 3 times a day. Tickets cost $35 - $65 and the journey takes 9 h.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Montpellier via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Flights from Milan Linate to Montpellier via Paris CDG, Nantes
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Flights from Milan Linate to Montpellier via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Marseille via Lyon
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Toulouse via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $460
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $500
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Montpellier via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Marseille via Lyon
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Toulouse via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $460
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $500
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $500
Flights from Milan Linate to Geneva
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $190
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Montpellier via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $420
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $280
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Toulouse via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $280
Twin Jet
Website
twinjet.fr
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Toulouse via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Train operators
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Milano Porta Garibaldi to Chambery-Challes-E
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $80
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $80
1st Class
$95 - $130
Train from Valence TGV to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$65 - $85
Train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $60
1st Class
$75 - $100
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$60 - $75
1st Class
$90 - $120
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Chambery-Challes-E to Valence TGV
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$27 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $60
Train from Valence TGV to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$45 - $75
Train from Marseille-St-Charles to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$29 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $65
Train from Aix-en-Provence TGV to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$28 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $60
Train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$50 - $85
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $65
1st Class
$65 - $100
Train from Gare de Genève to Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
bretagne.prod.navitia.com
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Marseille-Saint-Charles
Ave. Duration
7 h 26 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $110
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Genève to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Sncf Ter
Website
bretagne.prod.navitia.com
Train from Gare de Genève to Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
bretagne.prod.navitia.com
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Milan, Milan to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Milan to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
11 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
Ouibus

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There is no direct flight from Milan Linate Airport to Montpellier Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 20 min and has one stopover.

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Milan to Montpellier is 650 km. It takes approximately 6 h 19 min to drive from Milan to Montpellier.

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KLM, Hop!, Alitalia and two other airlines offer flights from Milan Linate Airport to Montpellier Airport.

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There are 1384+ hotels available in Montpellier. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Milan to Milan Linate Airport is to line 73 bus which takes 19 min and costs 1€ - 2€.

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