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There are 8 ways to get from Montpellier to Cagliari Airport (CAG) by night bus, plane, train, ferry, car, car ferry or bus

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Night bus to Marseille, fly  •  5h 10m

  1. Take the night bus from Montpellier to Marseille - Marseille Provence Airport
  2. Fly from Marseille (MRS) to Cagliari (CAG) MRS - CAG

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Fly from Montpellier  •  6h

  1. Fly from Montpellier (MPL) to Cagliari (CAG) MPL - CAG

Train to Toulouse, fly  •  6h 24m

  1. Take the train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Toulouse Matabiau
  2. Fly from Toulouse (TLS) to Cagliari (CAG) TLS - CAG

Train to Barcelona, fly  •  7h 2m

  1. Take the train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Barcelona-Sants
  2. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Cagliari (CAG) BCN - CAG

Train, ferry  •  18h 46m

  1. Take the train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Marseille St Charles Ter / ...
  2. Take the train from Marseille St Charles to Toulon Tgv / ...
  3. Take the ferry from Toulon to Porto Torres
  4. Take the train from Porto Torres M.Ma to Cagliari Re

Drive, car ferry  •  21h 42m

  1. Drive from Montpellier to Marseille
  2. Take the car ferry from Marseille to Porto Torres
  3. Drive from Porto Torres to Cagliari Airport (CAG)

Train, car ferry  •  26h 25m

  1. Take the train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Marseille St Charles Ter / ...
  2. Take the car ferry from Marseille to Porto Torres
  3. Take the train from Porto Torres M.Ma to Cagliari Re

Bus, ferry  •  3 days 4h

  1. Take the bus from Montpellier to Deva
  2. Take the bus from Deva to Salerno
  3. Take the ferry from Salerno to Cagliari

Montpellier to Cagliari Airport (CAG) by train, walk, ferry and bus

The journey time between Montpellier and Cagliari Airport (CAG) is around 30h 55m and covers a distance of around 890 km. This includes an average layover time of around 16h 6m. The fastest journey normally takes 30h 55m. Operated by SNCF, Renfe SNCF, TGV inOui and others, the Montpellier to Cagliari Airport (CAG) service departs from Montpellier Saint-Roch and arrives in Aeroporto Elmas Arrivi. Typically only one service runs weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
14h 49m
Layover time:
16h 6m
Total time:
30h 55m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
30h 55m
Journey distance:
890 km
Services per week:
1
Cheapest price:
€102
Carbon emissions:
37 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
08:55
Last service departs at:
08:55

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Montpellier to Cagliari Airport (CAG) train, walk, ferry and bus schedules

France → Italy
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International entry into Italy from France

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France
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Allowed for: All visitors

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Conditions of entry into Italy from France

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 5 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This applies to arrivals from France
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 5 day mandatory self-quarantine
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Andorra, Faroe Islands, Greenland, Guadeloupe, Guyana, Israel, Martinique, Monaco, Réunion, Svalbard and Jan Mayen and United Kingdom
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine and COVID-19 test at the end of the isolation period
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Albania, Andorra, Armenia, Aruba, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brunei, Canada, Dominican Republic, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Guernsey, Guyana, Hong Kong, Isle of Man, Israel, Japan, Jersey, Jordan, Kosovo, Lebanon, Macau, Maldives, Martinique, Mauritius, Mayotte, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Qatar, Réunion, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Seychelles, Singapore, South Korea, Svalbard and Jan Mayen, Taiwan, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States and Vatican
  • COVID-19 testing required within 72 hours from entering the country
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Albania, Andorra, Armenia, Aruba, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brunei, Canada, Dominican Republic, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Guernsey, Guyana, Hong Kong, Isle of Man, Israel, Japan, Jersey, Jordan, Kosovo, Lebanon, Macau, Maldives, Martinique, Mauritius, Mayotte, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Qatar, Réunion, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Seychelles, Singapore, South Korea, Svalbard and Jan Mayen, Taiwan, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States and Vatican unless other countries have been visited within the past 14 days prior to arrival
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 5 day mandatory self-quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Albania, Armenia, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brunei, Canada, Gibraltar, Guernsey, Hong Kong, Isle of Man, Japan, Jersey, Jordan, Kosovo, Lebanon, Macau, Moldova, Montenegro, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates and United States
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Andorra and Monaco
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
This applies to arrivals who have visited Canada, Gibraltar, Guernsey, Isle of Man, Israel, Japan, Jersey, United Kingdom and United States in the last 14 days
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: San Marino and Vatican
  • Negative COVID-19 test within 2 days before arrival and testing upon arrival
This applies to arrivals from Aruba, Dominican Republic, Maldives, Mauritius and Seychelles

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Rules to follow in Italy

1.5m

Mandatory

Mandatory

Considerations leaving from France

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Italy from France.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Nationwide control measures in place
  • Inter-regional travel is permitted
  • Health pass is required for long-distance travel by plane, train or coach, as well as in some public venues

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Cagliari Airport (CAG) is 1500.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Cagliari Airport (CAG) is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Cagliari Airport (CAG) is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1500.

No, but conditions apply when returning to France from Italy.

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Last updated: 17 Oct 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Montpellier to Cagliari Airport (CAG) is to night bus and fly, which costs €35 - €140 and takes 5h 10m.

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The quickest way to get from Montpellier to Cagliari Airport (CAG) is to night bus and fly which costs €35 - €140 and takes 5h 10m.

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The distance between Montpellier and Cagliari Airport (CAG) is 649 km.

The best way to get from Montpellier to Cagliari Airport (CAG) without a car is to train and ferry which takes 18h 46m and costs €100 - €260.

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It takes approximately 5h 10m to get from Montpellier to Cagliari Airport (CAG), including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Marseille Airport to Cagliari Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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Volotea and Ryanair offer flights from Marseille Airport to Cagliari Airport.

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There are 239+ hotels available in Cagliari Airport (CAG). Prices start at €87 per night.

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The best way to get from Montpellier to Montpellier Airport is to line 620 bus which takes 25 min and costs €2.

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Map of how to get from Montpellier to Cagliari Airport (CAG).
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  • Distance: 649 km
  • Duration: 5h 10m

What companies run services between Montpellier, France and Cagliari Airport (CAG), Italy?

Air France, Transavia France and two other airlines fly from Montpellier to Cagliari Airport (CAG) once daily.

Airlines
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Marseille to Cagliari
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€45 - €250
Flights from Montpellier to Cagliari via Palermo
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€70 - €600
Flights from Toulouse to Cagliari
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€40 - €220
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Toulouse to Cagliari
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€65 - €270
Flights from Toulouse to Cagliari via Basel
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
€90 - €350
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Marseille to Cagliari via Rome Ciampino
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€29 - €170
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Montpellier to Cagliari via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€200 - €600
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Montpellier to Cagliari via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€90 - €650
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Barcelona to Cagliari
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€30 - €160
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 Toulouse Matabiau
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€29 - €60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€29 - €45
Rail 1st Class
€40 - €60
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Marseille St Charles
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€22 - €50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€22 - €35
Rail 1st Class
€30 - €50
Train from Marseille St Charles to Toulon
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€9 - €24
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€9 - €14
Rail 1st Class
€16 - €24
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Toulouse Matabiau
Ave. Duration
2h 14m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€50 - €60
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€50 - €60
1st Class
€50 - €60
Train from Marseille St Charles to Toulon
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€21 - €35
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€27 - €32
1st Class
€21 - €25
Renfe SNCF
Phone
+34 902 320 320
Email
comunicacion@renfe.es
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Barcelona-Sants
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€40 - €60
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Marseille St Charles
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€35 - €50
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Porto Torres M.Ma to Cagliari
Ave. Duration
3h 53m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€20 - €40
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€36 - €40
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on Trenitalia?
Yes - Wi-Fi is available on both Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services, and may be accessed free of charge. Services require either a mobile phone number or credit card for verification purposes and allow access for 24 hours.
Are there power outlets on Trenitalia?
Yes - Frecce services include a power socket for each seat.
Does Trenitalia offer meals or snacks?
Yes - Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services often offer bar and restaurant options, though this depends on the individual route and train type. Business, Premium and First Class tickets include a complimentary drink and snack. Some services may offer restaurant, FRECCIABistro or pre-booked, in-seat meal options. Please check your service as options vary.
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Bus operators
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
+33 1 71 53 01 80
Website
fr.ouibus.com
Night bus from Montpellier to Marseille - Marseille Provence Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€9 - €12
Website
Blablabus
Tabita Tour
Phone
+4-0263-21.55.00
Website
tabitatour.ro
Bus from Montpellier to Deva
Ave. Duration
28h 19m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€65 - €80
Schedules at
tabitatour.autogari.ro
Amring
Phone
+4-0269-238.788
Website
amring.autogari.ro
Bus from Montpellier to Deva
Ave. Duration
25h 24m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€70 - €95
Schedules at
amring.autogari.ro
Bep's Travel
Phone
+40-745.499.985
Website
bepstravel.autogari.ro
Bus from Deva to Salerno
Ave. Duration
27h 15m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€55 - €85
Schedules at
Bep's Travel
Ferry operators
Corsica Ferries
Phone
+33.4.95.32.95.95
Website
corsica-ferries.it
Ferry from Toulon to Porto Torres
Ave. Duration
8h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€50 - €130
Website
Sardinia Ferries
Website
Sardinia Ferries
Passenger Flex Fare
€50 - €70
Passenger & Vehicle Flex Fare
€95 - €130
Grimaldi Lines
Phone
+39.081.496.444
Email
info@grimaldi.napoli.it
Website
grimaldi-lines.com
Ferry from Salerno to Cagliari
Ave. Duration
17h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€35 - €60
Website
Grimaldi Lines

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