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

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  •  5 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Marseille-St-Charles Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Marseille-St-Charles to Nice Ville Ec / ...

$66 - $103

Cheapest option

Bus Ouibus  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Montpellier to Nice - Airport Ouibus

$39 - $72

5 alternative options

Bus Isilines  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Montpellier to Nice Airport

$42 - $55

Drive  •  3 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Montpellier to Monte Carlo 218.5 miles

$45 - $70

Fly from Montpellier  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Montpellier (MPL) to Nice (NCE) MPL - NCE

$90 - $397

Train to Lyon, fly  •  5 h 23 min

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

$112 - $361

Train to Toulouse, fly  •  6 h

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

$100 - $257

What companies run services between Montpellier, France and Monte Carlo, Monaco?

You can take a train from Montpellier to Monte Carlo via Marseille-St-Charles and Nice Ville in around 5 h 21 min. Alternatively, Isilines operates a bus from Montpellier to Monte Carlo 5 times a week. Tickets cost $23 - $29 and the journey takes 4 h 38 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Montpellier to Nice via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Montpellier to Nice via Nantes
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $900
Flights from Montpellier to Nice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Montpellier to Nice via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Lyon to Nice
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $450
Flights from Toulouse to Nice via Lyon
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $420
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Montpellier to Nice via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Montpellier to Nice via Nantes
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $900
Flights from Lyon to Nice
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $450
Flights from Toulouse to Nice via Lyon
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $420
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Montpellier to Nice via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $440
Flights from Montpellier to Nice via London Luton
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$90 - $470
Flights from Toulouse to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $220
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Montpellier to Nice via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Montpellier to Nice via Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $370
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Montpellier to Nice via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Nouvel Air Tunisie
Website
nouvelair.com
Flights from Lyon to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$30 - $260
TUI fly Belgium
Website
tuifly.be
Flights from Lyon to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$15 - $75
Train operators
SNCF
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
Train from Marseille-St-Charles to Nice Ville
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$27 - $40
1st Class
$40 - $65
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $70
1st Class
$65 - $110
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Toulouse-Matabiau
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$55 - $85
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Marseille-St-Charles to Nice Ville
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$41 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$41 - $45
1st Class
$50 - $80
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $75
1st Class
$90 - $130
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Toulouse-Matabiau
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $60
1st Class
$75 - $100
Bus operators
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Montpellier to Nice Airport
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$23 - $29
Schedules at
isilines.com
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Montpellier to Nice - Airport
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
Ouibus

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Montpellier and Monte Carlo is 286 km. The road distance is 350 km.

The cheapest way to get from Montpellier to Monte Carlo is to bus which costs 30€ - 65€ and takes 7 h 12 min.

The quickest way to get from Montpellier to Monte Carlo is to drive which takes 3 h 29 min and costs 40€ - 60€.

No, there is no direct train from Montpellier to Monte Carlo. However, there are services departing from Montpellier Saint-Roch and arriving at Monaco-Monte-Carlo via Marseille-St-Charles and Nice Ville. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 21 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Montpellier to Monte Carlo. However, there are services departing from Montpellier and arriving at Monte Carlo Casino via Nice Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 29 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 21 min to get from Montpellier to Monte Carlo, including transfers.