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There are 6 ways to get from Monte Carlo to Montpellier by bus, train, rideshare, car or plane

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Bus Isilines  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Nice Airport to Montpellier

$25 - $54

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  4 h

  1. Take the rideshare from Monaco to Montpellier 217.8 miles

$22 - $30

4 alternative options

Train  •  6 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Nice Ville to Marseille-St-Charles Tgv
  2. Take the train from Marseille-St-Charles to Montpellier Saint-Roch Ic / ...

$70 - $115

Bus FlixBus  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Nice, Nice to Montpellier 482 / ...

$24 - $62

Drive  •  3 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Monte Carlo to Montpellier 218.3 miles

$45 - $70

Fly  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Montpellier (MPL) NCE - MPL

$135 - $627

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The cheapest way to get from Monte Carlo to Montpellier is to rideshare which costs 19€ - 27€ and takes 4 h.

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The quickest way to get from Monte Carlo to Montpellier is to drive which costs 40€ - 60€ and takes 3 h 29 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Monte Carlo to Montpellier. However, there are services departing from Monaco Monte Carlo Casino and arriving at Montpellier via Nice Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 24 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Monte Carlo to Montpellier. However, there are services departing from Gare de Monaco-Monte-Carlo and arriving at Montpellier Saint-Roch via Nice Ville and Marseille-St-Charles. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 43 min.

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The distance between Monte Carlo and Montpellier is 286 km. The road distance is 349.3 km.

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The best way to get from Monte Carlo to Montpellier without a car is to bus which takes 6 h 24 min and costs 21€ - 50€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 24 min to get from Monte Carlo to Montpellier, including transfers.

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Monte Carlo to Montpellier bus services, operated by Isilines, depart from Nice Airport station.

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Monte Carlo to Montpellier train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Nice Ville station.

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The best way to get from Monte Carlo to Montpellier is to bus which takes 6 h 24 min and costs 21€ - 50€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 60€ - 100€ and takes 6 h 43 min, you could also fly, which costs 110€ - 550€ and takes 6 h 17 min.

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Map of how to get from Monte Carlo to Montpellier.
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  • Distance: 178.7 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 24 min

What companies run services between Monte Carlo, Monaco and Montpellier, France?

Isilines operates a bus from Monte Carlo to Montpellier once daily. Tickets cost $23 - $29 and the journey takes 4 h 39 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Monte Carlo to Montpellier via Nice Ville and Marseille-St-Charles in around 6 h 43 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Nice to Montpellier via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Nice to Montpellier via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Nice to Montpellier via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Train operators
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Nice Ville to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $50
1st Class
$50 - $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
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Nice Ville to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$70 - $90
Bus operators
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Nice Airport to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $29
Schedules at
isilines.com
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 Nice, Nice to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Monaco to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $30
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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There is no direct flight from Nice Airport to Montpellier Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 35 min and has one stopover.

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Monte Carlo to Montpellier bus services, operated by Isilines, arrive at Montpellier station.

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Monte Carlo to Montpellier train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Montpellier Saint-Roch station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Monte Carlo to Montpellier is 349 km. It takes approximately 3 h 29 min to drive from Monte Carlo to Montpellier.

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Aer Lingus and Air France offer flights from Nice Airport to Montpellier Airport.

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There are 1420+ hotels available in Montpellier. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Monte Carlo and Montpellier. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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The best way to get from Monte Carlo to Nice Airport is to line 110 shuttle which takes 35 min and costs 20€ - 22€.

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