There are 5 ways to get from Montpellier to Grenoble 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 53 min

  1. Tgv / ...

$45 - $67

Cheapest option

Bus Ouibus  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Ouibus

$11 - $16

3 alternative options

Bus FlixBus  •  5 h 40 min

  1. 740

$19 - $31

Rideshare  •  3 h 36 min

  1. 185.4 miles

$19 - $22

Drive  •  2 h 51 min

  1. 186 miles

$40 - $60

What companies run services between Montpellier, France and Grenoble, France?

You can take a train from Montpellier to Grenoble via Valence TGV in around 2 h 53 min. Alternatively, Ouibus operates a bus from Montpellier to Grenoble hourly. Tickets cost $11 - $16 and the journey takes 3 h 40 min.

Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Valence TGV
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$65 - $85
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Valence TGV
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$45 - $75
Train from Valence TGV to Grenoble
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$10 - $15
1st Class
$16 - $25
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Montpellier to Grenoble - Bus station
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Montpellier to Grenoble
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $29
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Montpellier to Grenoble
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $22
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Montpellier and Grenoble is 227 km. The road distance is 298 km.

The cheapest way to get from Montpellier to Grenoble is to bus which costs 9€ - 14€ and takes 3 h 40 min.

The quickest way to get from Montpellier to Grenoble is to drive which takes 2 h 51 min and costs 30€ - 50€.

No, there is no direct train from Montpellier to Grenoble. However, there are services departing from Montpellier Saint-Roch and arriving at Grenoble via Valence TGV. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 53 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Montpellier and arriving at Grenoble - Bus station. Services depart hourly, and operate Wednesday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 3 h 40 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 53 min to get from Montpellier to Grenoble, including transfers.