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There are 10 ways to get from Paris to Montpellier by train, bus, rideshare, 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  •  3 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Montpellier Saint-Roch Tgv

$140 - $160

Cheapest option

Bus Isilines  •  12 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris Gallieni to Montpellier

$28 - $70

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Bus Ouibus  •  11 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy to Montpellier Ouibus

$29 - $39

Rideshare  •  8 h 42 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Paris to Montpellier 467.5 miles

$56

Drive  •  6 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Paris to Montpellier 467.5 miles

$100 - $150

Fly Paris Orly to Montpellier  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Montpellier (MPL) ORY - MPL

$57 - $302

Fly Paris CDG to Montpellier  •  4 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Montpellier (MPL) CDG - MPL

$64 - $304

Fly Paris Orly to Marseille, train  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Marseille (MRS) ORY - MRS
  2. Take the train from Aix-en-Provence TGV to Montpellier Saint-Roch

$85 - $293

Fly Paris CDG to Marseille, train  •  5 h 42 min

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

$92 - $325

Fly Paris Orly to Toulouse, train  •  5 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Toulouse (TLS) ORY - TLS
  2. Take the train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Montpellier Saint-Roch

$82 - $232

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The cheapest way to get from Paris to Montpellier is to bus which costs 25€ - 35€ and takes 11 h 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from Paris to Montpellier is to train which costs 120€ - 140€ and takes 3 h 29 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Paris Gallieni and arriving at Montpellier. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 12 h 15 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Paris Gare de Lyon and arriving at Montpellier Saint-Roch. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 29 min.

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The distance between Paris and Montpellier is 595 km. The road distance is 748 km.

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The best way to get from Paris to Montpellier without a car is to train which takes 3 h 29 min and costs 120€ - 140€.

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The train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Montpellier Saint-Roch takes 3 h 29 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Paris to Montpellier bus services, operated by Isilines, depart from Paris Gallieni station.

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Paris to Montpellier train services, operated by inOui TGV, depart from Paris Gare de Lyon station.

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The best way to get from Paris to Montpellier is to train which takes 3 h 29 min and costs 120€ - 140€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 25€ - 35€ and takes 11 h 52 min, you could also fly, which costs 45€ - 270€ and takes 3 h 37 min.

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Map of how to get from Paris to Montpellier.
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  • Distance: 371.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 29 min

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

inOui TGV operates a train from Paris to Montpellier hourly. Tickets cost $140 - $160 and the journey takes 3 h 29 min. Alternatively, Ouibus operates a bus from Paris to Montpellier 5 times a week. Tickets cost $26 - $40 and the journey takes 11 h 30 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $400
Flights from Paris CDG to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $490
Flights from Paris CDG to Montpellier via Nantes
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Paris Orly to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Flights from Paris Orly to Marseille via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $850
Flights from Paris Orly to Marseille via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Flights from Paris CDG to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $410
Flights from Paris CDG to Marseille via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $410
Flights from Paris Orly to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $400
Flights from Paris Orly to Toulouse via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $400
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $400
Flights from Paris Orly to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Flights from Paris Orly to Marseille via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $850
Flights from Paris Orly to Marseille via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Flights from Paris Orly to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $400
Flights from Paris Orly to Toulouse via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $400
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Air Madagascar
Website
airmadagascar.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$320 - $600
XL Airways France
Website
xl.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$45 - $160
Train operators
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$140 - $160
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$140 - $160
1st Class
$180 - $270
Train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $60
1st Class
$75 - $100
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Aix-en-Provence TGV to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$28 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $60
Train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$50 - $85
Bus operators
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 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 Paris City Centre - Bercy to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
11 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
Ouibus
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Paris Gallieni to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
12 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Schedules at
isilines.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Paris to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
8 h 42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$56
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Paris Orly Airport to Montpellier Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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Paris to Montpellier bus services, operated by Isilines, arrive at Montpellier station.

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Paris to Montpellier train services, operated by inOui TGV, arrive at Montpellier Saint-Roch station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Paris to Montpellier is 748 km. It takes approximately 6 h 58 min to drive from Paris to Montpellier.

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

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Book your Paris to Montpellier train tickets online with Rome2rio.

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There are 1420+ hotels available in Montpellier. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Paris and Montpellier. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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The best way to get from Paris to Paris Orly Airport is to bus which takes 15 min and costs 9€.

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