There are 6 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

$150 - $170

Cheapest option

Bus Ouibus  •  11 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris City Center - Bercy to Montpellier Paris centre - Bercy > Lyon - gare routière Perrache > Valence sud > Nîmes > Montpellier / ...

$31 - $41

4 alternative options

Bus Isilines  •  12 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris Gallieni to Montpellier

$30 - $75

Rideshare  •  8 h 42 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Paris to Montpellier 467.5 miles

$60

Drive  •  6 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Paris to Montpellier 467.5 miles

$100 - $150

Fly  •  2 h 46 min

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

$56 - $302

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

TGV operates a train from Paris to Montpellier hourly. Tickets cost $150 - $170 and the journey takes 3 h 29 min. Alternatively, Ouibus operates a bus from Paris to Montpellier every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $28 - $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 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $400
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$150 - $170
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$150 - $170
1st Class
$200 - $290
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Paris City Center - Bercy to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
11 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $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
$30 - $75
Schedules at
isilines.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Paris to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
8 h 42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Paris to Montpellier?

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

What is the cheapest way to get from Paris to Montpellier?

The cheapest way to get from Paris to Montpellier is to bus which costs 24€ - 35€ and takes 11 h 53 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Paris to Montpellier?

The quickest way to get from Paris to Montpellier is to fly which takes 2 h 46 min and costs 45€ - 250€.

Is there a direct train between Paris and Montpellier?

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

Is there a direct bus between Paris and Montpellier?

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.

How long does it take to get from Paris to Montpellier?

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