There are 7 ways to get from Montpellier to Amsterdam by train, bus, car or plane

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Train via Paris Lyon Banlieue  •  7 h 59 min

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

$283 - $337

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Fly from Montpellier  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Montpellier (MPL) to Amsterdam (AMS) MPL - AMS

$73 - $314

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Train  •  9 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Bruxelles Midi Tgv
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Amsterdam Centraal Intercity direct / ...

$231 - $269

Bus  •  18 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Montpellier to Chalon-sur-Saone
  2. Take the bus from Chalon-sur-Saône to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk N760

$76 - $119

Drive  •  11 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Montpellier to Amsterdam 766 miles

$180 - $270

Train to Marseille, fly  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Marseille-St-Charles
  2. Fly from Marseille (MRS) to Amsterdam (AMS) MRS - AMS

$87 - $318

Train to Lyon, fly  •  6 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Lyon Part Dieu
  2. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Amsterdam (AMS) LYS - AMS

$125 - $280

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Montpellier to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Montpellier and arriving at Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk via Chalon-sur-Saône. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Montpellier to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Montpellier Saint-Roch and arriving at Amsterdam Centraal via Paris Lyon Banlieue and Paris-Nord. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 59 min.

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The distance between Montpellier and Amsterdam is 977 km. The road distance is 1225.6 km.

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The best way to get from Montpellier to Amsterdam without a car is to train which takes 7 h 59 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 59 min to get from Montpellier to Amsterdam, including transfers.

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Montpellier to Amsterdam bus services, operated by Isilines, depart from Montpellier station.

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Montpellier to Amsterdam train services, operated by TGV, depart from Montpellier Saint-Roch station.

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The best way to get from Montpellier to Amsterdam is to train which takes 7 h 59 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 18 h 25 min, you could also fly, which costs and takes 4 h 51 min.

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The quickest flight from Montpellier Airport to Amsterdam Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 5 min.

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

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  • Distance: 610.8 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 59 min

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 Lyon Banlieue, Paris Nord RER, and Paris-Nord in around 7 h 59 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Montpellier to Amsterdam via Chalon-sur-Saone and Chalon-sur-Saône in around 18 h 25 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Montpellier to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $470
Flights from Montpellier to Amsterdam via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $470
Flights from Marseille to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Flights from Marseille to Amsterdam via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Flights from Lyon to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Lyon to Amsterdam via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Flights from Lyon to Amsterdam via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Montpellier to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $470
Flights from Montpellier to Amsterdam via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $470
Flights from Marseille to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Flights from Lyon to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Montpellier to Amsterdam via London Luton
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Montpellier to Amsterdam via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Marseille to Amsterdam via Manchester
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$70 - $600
Flights from Marseille to Amsterdam via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $600
Flights from Lyon to Amsterdam via London Luton
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $500
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Marseille to Amsterdam via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Lyon to Amsterdam via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Lyon to Amsterdam via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Marseille to Amsterdam via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Lyon to Amsterdam via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Marseille to Amsterdam via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $490
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Marseille to Amsterdam via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,000
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Paris Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$140 - $160
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$140 - $160
1st Class
$180 - $270
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Bruxelles Midi
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$200 - $220
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$200 - $220
1st Class
$260 - $390
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$60 - $75
1st Class
$90 - $120
Spanish Railways (RENFE)

Based in Madrid, Renfe is a state-owned train operator, that connects cities across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, Switzerland, and the Netherlands. Renfe’s extensive network means most destinations offer multiple trains a day, with the most popular routes normally offering a train each hour. Locally known as AVE, the high-speed trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. Comfort is key in a Renfe train, with seats with footrests in all three classes of travel: Standard, Club and First. Each seat has an individual light, a pull-down table and an electrical outlet for in Club and First classes. There is free WiFi for first class passengers and for those with a + Renfe card.

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Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Montpellier St. Roch Station to Paris Gare De Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$85 - $110
Website
renfe.com
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Paris-Nord to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$140 - $180
1st Class
$180 - $260
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $50
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$45 - $120
Premier
$100 - $140
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 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 - $65
Bus operators
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Montpellier to Chalon-sur-Saone
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
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 Chalon-sur-Saône to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
11 h 55 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Montpellier to Amsterdam train services, operated by Thalys, arrive at Amsterdam Centraal station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Montpellier to Amsterdam is 1226 km. It takes approximately 11 h 33 min to drive from Montpellier to Amsterdam.

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KLM, Air France and easyJet offer flights from Montpellier Airport to Amsterdam Airport.

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There are 2563+ hotels available in Amsterdam. Prices start at $86 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Montpellier to Montpellier Airport is to line 120 bus which takes 15 min and costs .

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