There are 5 ways to get from Montpellier to Amsterdam by train, bus 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 via Paris Gare De Lyon  •  7 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Paris Gare de Lyon Tgv
  2. Take the train from Gare du Nord to Amsterdam Centraal Station Thalys

$304 - $360

Cheapest option

Bus  •  20 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Montpellier to Lyon - Perrache Bus station Montpellier > Nîmes > Valence sud > Lyon - gare routière Perrache > Paris centre - Bercy
  2. Take the bus from Lyon to Amsterdam

$122 - $176

3 alternative options

Train  •  7 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Bruxelles Midi Tgv
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles Midi to Amsterdam Centraal Tha / ...

$240 - $323

Train, bus  •  21 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Marseille-St-Charles Ic / ...
  2. Take the bus from Marseille, Marseille St. Charles to Brussels, Brussels-North station
  3. Take the train from Bruxelles-Nord to Amsterdam Centraal

$124 - $210

Drive  •  11 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Montpellier to Amsterdam 766 miles

$180 - $270

What companies run services between Montpellier, France and Amsterdam, Netherlands?

You can take a train from Montpellier to Amsterdam via Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare De Lyon, Paris Nord, and Gare du Nord in around 7 h 57 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Montpellier to Amsterdam via Lyon - Perrache Bus station and Lyon in around 20 h 5 min.

Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Paris Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$150 - $170
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$150 - $170
1st Class
$200 - $290
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Bruxelles Midi
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$210 - $240
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$210 - $240
1st Class
$280 - $410
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Gare du Nord to Amsterdam Centraal Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$150 - $190
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$150 - $190
1st Class
$200 - $280
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$65 - $90
1st Class
$90 - $130
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Bruxelles-Midi to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Bruxelles-Nord to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $70
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Montpellier to Lyon - Perrache Bus station
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
Ouibus
Eurolines FR
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Marseille, Marseille St. Charles to Brussels, Brussels-North station
Ave. Duration
15 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Montpellier to Amsterdam?

The distance between Montpellier and Amsterdam is 977 km. The road distance is 1226 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Montpellier to Amsterdam?

The cheapest way to get from Montpellier to Amsterdam is to bus which costs 95€ - 150€ and takes 20 h 5 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Montpellier to Amsterdam?

The quickest way to get from Montpellier to Amsterdam is to train which takes 7 h 57 min and costs 240€ - 300€.

Is there a direct train between Montpellier and Amsterdam?

No, there is no direct train from Montpellier to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Montpellier Saint-Roch and arriving at Amsterdam Centraal Station via Paris Gare De Lyon and Gare du Nord. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 57 min.

Is there a direct bus between Montpellier and Amsterdam?

No, there is no direct bus from Montpellier to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Montpellier and arriving at Amsterdam via Lyon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h 5 min.

How long does it take to get from Montpellier to Amsterdam?

It takes approximately 7 h 57 min to get from Montpellier to Amsterdam, including transfers.