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There are 10 ways to get from Palma to Montpellier by car ferry, train, car, bus 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.

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Car ferry, train  •  12h 5m

  1. Take the car ferry from Palma de Mallorca to Barcelona
  2. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Montpellier Saint-Roch Tgv / ...

$105 - $290

Cheapest option

Fly to Montpellier  •  8h

  1. Fly from Palma Mallorca (PMI) to Montpellier (MPL) PMI - MPL

$64 - $308

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Car ferry, drive  •  11h 5m

  1. Take the car ferry from Palma de Mallorca to Barcelona
  2. Drive from Barcelona to Montpellier

$97 - $277

Car ferry, bus FlixBus  •  13h 31m

  1. Take the car ferry from Palma de Mallorca to Barcelona
  2. Take the bus from Barcelona to Montpellier 788 / ...

$73 - $252

Car ferry, bus Autocares Grupo Samar  •  14h 14m

  1. Take the car ferry from Palma de Mallorca to Barcelona
  2. Take the bus from Barcelona to Montpellier

$77 - $252

Fly to Marseille, train  •  6h 17m

  1. Fly from Palma Mallorca (PMI) to Marseille (MRS) PMI - MRS
  2. Take the train from Aix-en-Provence TGV to Montpellier Saint-Roch

$82 - $269

Fly to Barcelona, train  •  6h 40m

  1. Fly from Palma Mallorca (PMI) to Barcelona (BCN) PMI - BCN
  2. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Montpellier Saint-Roch

$69 - $194

Fly to Lyon, train  •  7h 21m

  1. Fly from Palma Mallorca (PMI) to Lyon (LYS) PMI - LYS
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Montpellier Saint-Roch

$103 - $358

Fly to Toulouse, train  •  7h 5m

  1. Fly from Palma Mallorca (PMI) to Toulouse (TLS) PMI - TLS
  2. Take the train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Montpellier Saint-Roch

$79 - $438

Fly to Nice, train  •  10h 26m

  1. Fly from Palma Mallorca (PMI) to Nice (NCE) PMI - NCE
  2. Take the train from Gare de Antibes to Gare de Marseille-St-Charles
  3. Take the train from Marseille-St-Charles to Montpellier Saint-Roch

$136 - $326

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Palma to Montpellier is to car ferry and bus which costs 65€ - 220€ and takes 14h 14m.

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The quickest way to get from Palma to Montpellier is to fly and train which costs 70€ - 240€ and takes 6h 17m.

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The distance between Palma and Montpellier is 461 km.

The best way to get from Palma to Montpellier without a car is to car ferry and train which takes 12h 5m and costs 90€ - 260€.

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It takes approximately 12h 5m to get from Palma to Montpellier, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Palma Mallorca Airport to Marseille Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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Volotea, Ryanair and Vueling Airlines offer flights from Palma Mallorca Airport to Marseille Airport.

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There are 1594+ hotels available in Montpellier. Prices start at $53 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Palma to Palma Mallorca Airport is to bus which takes 18m and costs 1€ - 5€.

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Map of how to get from Palma to Montpellier.
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  • Distance: 288 miles
  • Duration: 12h 5m

What companies run services between Palma, Spain and Montpellier, France?

Air France, easyJet and three other airlines fly from Palma to Montpellier 5 times a day.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Palma Mallorca to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Flights from Palma Mallorca to Marseille via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Flights from Palma Mallorca to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $170
Flights from Palma Mallorca to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$55 - $440
Flights from Palma Mallorca to Lyon via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $440
Flights from Palma Mallorca to Lyon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $480
Flights from Palma Mallorca to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$70 - $380
Flights from Palma Mallorca to Nice
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $380
Flights from Palma Mallorca to Nice via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $340
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Palma Mallorca to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Flights from Palma Mallorca to Marseille via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Flights from Palma Mallorca to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $170
Flights from Palma Mallorca to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$55 - $440
Flights from Palma Mallorca to Lyon via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $440
Flights from Palma Mallorca to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$70 - $380
Flights from Palma Mallorca to Nice via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $340
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Palma Mallorca to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $190
Flights from Palma Mallorca to Montpellier via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Flights from Palma Mallorca to Montpellier via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $400
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Palma Mallorca to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Flights from Palma Mallorca to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$18 - $150
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Palma Mallorca to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $190
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Palma Mallorca to Montpellier via Basel
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Flights from Palma Mallorca to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Palma Mallorca to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $290
Flights from Palma Mallorca to Nice
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$65 - $290
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Palma Mallorca to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Flights from Palma Mallorca to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $240
Flights from Palma Mallorca to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$20 - $420
Chalair Aviation
Website
chalair.eu
Flights from Palma Mallorca to Montpellier via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $300
Train operators
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Barcelona Sants to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
2h 52m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $80
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $80
1st Class
$95 - $140
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$60 - $75
1st Class
$90 - $120
Train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
2h 9m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $60
1st Class
$75 - $100
Train from Antibes to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
2h 24m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $50
1st Class
$65 - $85
Spanish Railways (RENFE)

Based in Madrid, Renfe is a state-owned train operator, that connects cities across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, Switzerland, and the Netherlands. Renfe’s extensive network means most destinations offer multiple trains a day, with the most popular routes normally offering a train each hour. Locally known as AVE, the high-speed trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. Comfort is key in a Renfe train, with seats with footrests in all three classes of travel: Standard, Club and First. Each seat has an individual light, a pull-down table and an electrical outlet for in Club and First classes. There is free WiFi for first class passengers and for those with a + Renfe card.

Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants Station to Montpellier St. Roch Station
Ave. Duration
2h 52m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
renfe.com
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Aix-en-Provence TGV to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$28 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $60
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $65
1st Class
$65 - $100
Train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$50 - $85
Train from Gare de Antibes to Gare de Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$45 - $70
Train from Marseille-St-Charles to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$29 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $65
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Barcelona to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators
Acciona Trasmediterranea
Phone
+34 (0) 917369957
Website
trasmediterranea.es
Car ferry from Palma de Mallorca to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $100
Schedules at
trasmediterranea.es
Seat
$52
Cabin
$101
Balearia
Phone
+34 912 66 02 14
Email
reservas@balearia.com
Website
balearia.com
Car ferry from Palma de Mallorca to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $210
Schedules at
balearia.com
Cabin
$150 - $210
Seating
$60 - $75
Balearia
$55 - $80
Lobby Bar
$60 - $85

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