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There are 5 ways to get from Montpellier to Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu by train, bus, car, night bus or plane

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Train

  1. Take the train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Lyon Part Dieu

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Montpellier to Lyon - Perrache Bus Station

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Drive

  1. Drive from Montpellier to Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu

Night bus to Marseille, fly

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

Fly from Montpellier

  1. Fly from Montpellier (MPL) to Lyon (LYS)

Montpellier to Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu by train

The train journey time between Montpellier and Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu is around 1h 53m and covers a distance of around 308 km. The fastest train normally takes 1h 44m. Operated by TGV inOui and Renfe SNCF, the Montpellier to Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu train service departs from Montpellier Saint-Roch and arrives in Lyon Part Dieu. Typically 43 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Train route information

Average train time:
1h 53m
Fastest train time:
1h 44m
Train distance:
308 km
Trains per week:
43
Cheapest price:
€40
Carbon emissions:
16 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
05:23
Last train departs at:
17:58

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Montpellier to Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu train schedules

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The cost-effective way to get from Montpellier to Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu is to bus, which costs €14 - €45 and takes 3h 44m.

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The quickest way to get from Montpellier to Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu is to train which costs €40 - €70 and takes 1h 52m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Montpellier Saint-Roch and arriving at Lyon Part Dieu. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 52m.

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The distance between Montpellier and Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu is 251 km. The road distance is 302.1 km.

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The best way to get from Montpellier to Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu without a car is to train which takes 1h 52m and costs €40 - €70.

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The train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Lyon Part Dieu takes 1h 52m including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Montpellier to Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu train services, operated by TGV inOui, depart from Montpellier Saint-Roch station.

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The best way to get from Montpellier to Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu is to train which takes 1h 52m and costs €40 - €70. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €14 - €45 and takes 3h 44m, you could also fly, which costs €110 - €360 and takes 5h 31m.

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The quickest flight from Marseille Airport to Lyon Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Montpellier to Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu train services, operated by TGV inOui, arrive at Lyon Part Dieu station.

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Map of how to get from Montpellier to Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu.
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  • Distance: 251.3 km
  • Duration: 1h 52m

What companies run services between Montpellier, France and Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu, France?

TGV inOui operates a train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Lyon Part Dieu every 4 hours. Tickets cost €55 - €70 and the journey takes 1h 52m. Renfe SNCF also services this route once daily. Alternatively, Blablabus operates a bus from Montpellier to Lyon - Perrache Bus Station 3 times a day. Tickets cost €12 - €15 and the journey takes 3h 30m. Two other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Marseille to Lyon
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€110 - €700
Flights from Montpellier to Lyon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€160 - €650
Flights from Montpellier to Lyon via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
€280 - €1200
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Montpellier to Lyon via Tunis
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€70 - €460
Flights from Montpellier to Lyon via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€90 - €550
Air Senegal
Website
flyairsenegal.com
Flights from Marseille to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€8 - €270
Corsairfly
Website
corsair.com
Flights from Marseille to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
€170 - €370
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Montpellier to Lyon via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
€280 - €1200
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Montpellier to Lyon via Nantes
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€130 - €460
Royal Air Maroc
Website
royalairmaroc.com
Flights from Montpellier to Lyon via Casablanca
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€210 - €950
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Montpellier to Lyon via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€75 - €290
Train operators
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 Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€55 - €70
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€55 - €70
1st Class
€55 - €70
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
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Montpellier to Lyon - Perrache Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€12 - €15
Website
Blablabus
Night bus from Montpellier to Marseille - Marseille Provence Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€9 - €12
Website
Blablabus
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).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Montpellier to Lyon Perrache
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€16 - €20
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
For more information, please visit this page
FlixBus-de
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Montpellier to Lyon Perrache
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
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Yes, the driving distance between Montpellier to Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu is 302 km. It takes approximately 2h 55m to drive from Montpellier to Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu.

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Air Senegal, Corsairfly and Air France offer flights from Marseille Airport to Lyon Airport.

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Book your Montpellier to Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu train tickets online with Omio.

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There are 333+ hotels available in Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu. 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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