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There are 4 ways to get from Montpellier to Aix-en-Provence by train, bus, rideshare or car

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Recommended option

Train, bus  •  2h 7m

  1. Take the train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Marseille St Charles Intercités / ...
  2. Take the bus from Gare St Charles to Sous Préfecture L050 / ...

24€ - 51€

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  2h 4m

  1. Take the rideshare from Montpellier to Aix-en-Provence 153 km

9€

2 alternative options

Bus  •  2h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Montpellier to Aix-en-Provence 728 / ...

12€ - 25€

Drive  •  1h 36m

  1. Drive from Montpellier to Aix-en-Provence 154.8 km

18€ - 27€

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Montpellier to Aix-en-Provence is to rideshare which costs 9€ and takes 2h 4m.

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The quickest way to get from Montpellier to Aix-en-Provence is to drive which costs 18€ - 27€ and takes 1h 36m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Montpellier and arriving at Aix-en-Provence. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 45m.

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The distance between Montpellier and Aix-en-Provence is 127 km. The road distance is 154.8 km.

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The best way to get from Montpellier to Aix-en-Provence without a car is to train and bus which takes 2h 7m and costs 24€ - 55€.

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It takes approximately 2h 7m to get from Montpellier to Aix-en-Provence, including transfers.

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Montpellier to Aix-en-Provence bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Montpellier station.

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Montpellier to Aix-en-Provence bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Aix-en-Provence station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Montpellier to Aix-en-Provence is 155 km. It takes approximately 1h 36m to drive from Montpellier to Aix-en-Provence.

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  • Distance: 127 km
  • Duration: 2h 7m

What companies run services between Montpellier, France and Aix-en-Provence, France?

FlixBus operates a bus from Montpellier to Aix-en-Provence every 2 hours. Tickets cost 12€ - 15€ and the journey takes 2h 45m. Eurolines FR also services this route 4 times a week.

Train operators
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. 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 Montpellier Saint-Roch to Marseille St Charles
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
22€ - 50€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
22€ - 35€
Rail 1st Class
30€ - 50€
Bus operators
CarTreize
Phone
0 810 00 13 26
Website
lepilote.com
Bus from Gare St Charles to Sous Préfecture
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
2€ - 4€
Website
CarTreize
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Montpellier to Aix-en-Provence
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
12€ - 15€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR

Eurolines is a network of coach companies that operate throughout Europe plus Morocco. It’s an affordable way to travel around the continent, with tickets starting at €5. All coaches have Wi-Fi, plug sockets and USBs, reclining chairs and toilets, and a standard ticket includes up to two medium suitcases plus carry-on luggage. Within France, Eurolines serves 69 destinations; including Paris, Lyon, Versailles, Nice and Bordeaux.

Contact Details
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Montpellier Gare Routière to Aix-en-Provence Gare SNCF
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
17€ - 25€
Website
Eurolines FR
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

Blablacar is a popular ridesharing platform with 70 million users over 22 (mostly European) countries. 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 to be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Montpellier to Aix-en-Provence
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
9€
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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

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