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There are 9 ways to get from Montpellier to Vézelay by train, bus, car, plane or night bus

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Train, bus  •  6h 47m

  1. Take the train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Dijon Ville Tgv
  2. Take the train from Dijon to Montbard Ter / ...
  3. Take the bus from Gare Sncf to Arret Des Cars

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Bus  •  11h 22m

  1. Take the bus from Montpellier to Lyon Perrache 788 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus Station to Auxerre BlaBlaCar Bus / ...

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Train, bus via Montpellier Saint-Roch  •  7h

  1. Take the train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Dijon Tgv
  2. Take the train from Dijon to Montbard Ter / ...
  3. Take the bus from Gare Sncf to Arret Des Cars

Train, bus via Lyon  •  8h 3m

  1. Take the train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Lyon Part Dieu Tgv / ...
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Montbard Ter
  3. Take the bus from Gare Sncf to Arret Des Cars

Drive  •  5h 32m

  1. Drive from Montpellier to Vézelay 571.5 km

Fly Montpellier to Paris CDG, train  •  8h 43m

  1. Fly from Montpellier (MPL) to Paris CDG (CDG) MPL - CDG
  2. Take the train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Sermizelles Vezelay

Fly Montpellier to Paris Orly, train  •  9h

  1. Fly from Montpellier (MPL) to Paris Orly (ORY) MPL - ORY
  2. Take the train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Sermizelles Vezelay

Night bus to Marseille, fly to Lyon, train, bus  •  9h 27m

  1. Take the night bus from Montpellier to Marseille - Marseille Provence Airport
  2. Fly from Marseille (MRS) to Lyon (LYS) MRS - LYS
  3. Take the train from Lyon Saint-Exupéry TGV to Dijon
  4. Take the train from Dijon to Montbard
  5. Take the bus from Gare Sncf to Arret Des Cars

Night bus to Marseille, fly to Paris Orly, train  •  10h 25m

  1. Take the night bus from Montpellier to Marseille - Marseille Provence Airport
  2. Fly from Marseille (MRS) to Paris Orly (ORY) MRS - ORY
  3. Take the train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Sermizelles Vezelay
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The cheapest way to get from Montpellier to Vézelay is to bus which costs €30 - €55 and takes 11h 22m.

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The fastest way to get from Montpellier to Vézelay is to drive. Taking this option will cost €65 - €100 and takes 5h 32m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Montpellier to Vézelay. However, there are services departing from Montpellier and arriving at Champ de foire/RD951 via Lyon - Perrache Bus Station, Auxerre-Saint-Gervais and Gare Sncf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 22m.

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The distance between Montpellier and Vézelay is 429 km. The road distance is 571.5 km.

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The best way to get from Montpellier to Vézelay without a car is to train and bus which takes 6h 47m and costs €90 - €150.

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It takes approximately 6h 47m to get from Montpellier to Vézelay, including transfers.

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Montpellier to Vézelay bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Montpellier station.

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The quickest flight from Montpellier Airport to Paris CDG Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 30m.

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Montpellier to Vézelay bus services, operated by Blablabus, arrive at Auxerre station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Montpellier to Vézelay is 571 km. It takes approximately 5h 32m to drive from Montpellier to Vézelay.

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  • Distance: 428.7 km
  • Duration: 6h 47m

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

You can take a bus from Montpellier to Vézelay via Lyon Perrache, Lyon - Perrache Bus Station, Auxerre, Auxerre-Saint-Gervais, and Gare Sncf in around 11h 22m.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Montpellier to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €320
Flights from Montpellier to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€95 - €290
Flights from Marseille to Lyon
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€110 - €700
Flights from Marseille to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €310
Flights from Marseille to Paris Orly via Ajaccio
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€190 - €600
Flights from Marseille to Paris Orly via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
€90 - €310
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Montpellier to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€35 - €180
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Montpellier to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€22 - €340
Air Senegal
Website
flyairsenegal.com
Flights from Marseille to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€9 - €270
Corsairfly
Website
corsair.com
Flights from Marseille to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€170 - €380
Air Corsica
Website
aircorsica.com
Flights from Marseille to Paris Orly via Ajaccio
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€190 - €600
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 Dijon Ville
Ave. Duration
3h 29m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€80 - €110
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€80 - €95
1st Class
€90 - €110
Train from Dijon to Montbard
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€22 - €35
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€28 - €33
1st Class
€22 - €26
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Dijon
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€80 - €110
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€80 - €95
1st Class
€90 - €110
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
Train from Lyon Saint-Exupéry TGV to Dijon
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€40 - €55
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€45 - €55
1st Class
€40 - €50
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Dijon to Montbard
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€26 - €50
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Montbard
Ave. Duration
2h 53m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€75 - €140
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
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 Dijon Ville to Montbard
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€10 - €25
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€10 - €15
Rail 1st Class
€17 - €25
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Montbard
Ave. Duration
2h 54m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€30 - €65
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€30 - €45
Rail 1st Class
€40 - €65
Train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Sermizelles Vezelay
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€26 - €55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€26 - €40
Rail 1st Class
€35 - €55
Bus operators
Mobigo Yonne
Phone
+33 3 80 11 29 29
Website
viamobigo.fr
Bus from Gare Sncf to Arret Des Cars
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€2
Schedules at
Mobigo Yonne
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 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Montpellier to Lyon Perrache
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€16 - €20
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Lyon Perrache to Auxerre
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
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
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
Bus from Montpellier to Lyon - Perrache Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€12 - €15
Website
Blablabus
Bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus Station to Auxerre
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€12 - €15
Website
Blablabus
Night bus from Montpellier to Marseille - Marseille Provence Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€9 - €12
Website
Blablabus
Estació d'autobusos Barcelona Nord
Phone
+34 937 065 366
Website
barcelonanord.cat
Bus from Montpellier to Lyon
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
Estació d'autobusos Barcelona Nord
Union Ivkoni - Unibus
Website
bustickets.distribusion.com
Bus from Montpellier Sabines to Lyon Gare Perrache
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
bustickets.distribusion.com

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Air France offers flights from Montpellier Airport to Paris CDG Airport.

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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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