There are 5 ways to get from Montpellier to Barcelona by train, bus, rideshare 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  •  2 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Barcelona Sants Tgv / ...

$50 - $80

Cheapest option

Bus Ouibus  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Montpellier to Barcelona City Center Ouibus

$14 - $20

3 alternative options

Bus FlixBus  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Montpellier to Barcelona N740 / ...

$19 - $35

Rideshare  •  4 h 9 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Montpellier to Barcelone 212.7 miles

$23

Drive  •  3 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Montpellier to Barcelona 212.6 miles

$45 - $70

What companies run services between Montpellier, France and Barcelona, Spain?

TGV operates a train from Montpellier to Barcelona 3 times a day. Tickets cost $70 - $80 and the journey takes 2 h 54 min. SNCF also services this route 3 times a day. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Montpellier to Barcelona 5 times a day. Tickets cost $19 - $35 and the journey takes 4 h 15 min. Autocares Grupo Samar also services this route 3 times a week.

Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $80
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$70 - $80
1st Class
$100 - $140
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Website
en.oui.sncf
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Montpellier to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Montpellier to Barcelona City Center
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
Ouibus
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Montpellier to Barcelone
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Montpellier and Barcelona is 284 km. The road distance is 340 km.

The cheapest way to get from Montpellier to Barcelona is to bus which costs 11€ - 17€ and takes 5 h 43 min.

The quickest way to get from Montpellier to Barcelona is to train which takes 2 h 54 min and costs 40€ - 70€.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Montpellier Saint-Roch and arriving at Barcelona Sants. Services depart every four hours. The journey takes approximately 2 h 54 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Montpellier and arriving at Barcelona. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 15 min.

The train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Barcelona Sants takes 2 h 54 min including transfers and departs every four hours.