There are 11 ways to get from Plymouth to Montpellier by train, bus, car ferry, car, car train 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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Train via Paris Gare De Lyon  •  11 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Plymouth to London Paddington
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
  3. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Montpellier Saint-Roch Tgv

$347 - $633

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Bus  •  26 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way to London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Take the bus from London to Paris, Paris 700
  3. Take the bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy to Montpellier

$77 - $115

9 alternative options

Train  •  12 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Plymouth to London Paddington
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Lille Europe Eurostar Est
  3. Take the train from Lille Europe to Montpellier Saint-Roch Tgv

$356 - $584

Car ferry, train, bus  •  31 h 4 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Plymouth to Roscoff
  2. Take the train from Morlaix to Rennes Tgv
  3. Take the bus from Rennes to Clermont-Ferrand
  4. Take the bus from Clermont-Ferrand to Montpellier

$138 - $267

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  14 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Plymouth to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Montpellier

$363 - $459

Drive, car ferry  •  15 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Plymouth to Portsmouth
  2. Take the car ferry from Portsmouth to Cherbourg
  3. Drive from Cherbourg to Montpellier

$197 - $348

Train to Exeter, fly to Montpellier  •  9 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Plymouth to Exeter St Davids
  2. Fly from Exeter (EXT) to Montpellier (MPL) EXT - MPL

$474 - $1,015

Train to Bristol, fly to Marseille, train  •  9 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Plymouth to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Marseille (MRS) BRS - MRS
  3. Take the train from Aix-en-Provence TGV to Montpellier Saint-Roch

$216 - $425

Train to Bristol, fly to Toulouse, train  •  10 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Plymouth to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Toulouse (TLS) BRS - TLS
  3. Take the train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Montpellier Saint-Roch

$155 - $400

Train to Bristol, fly to Beziers, train  •  8 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Plymouth to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Beziers (BZR) BRS - BZR
  3. Take the train from Agde to Montpellier Saint-Roch

$106 - $590

Train, train to London Gatwick, fly to Montpellier  •  9 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Plymouth to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Gatwick Airport
  3. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Montpellier (MPL) LGW - MPL

$173 - $531

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The cheapest way to get from Plymouth to Montpellier is to bus which costs £55 - £90 and takes 26 h 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Plymouth to Montpellier is to train and fly which costs £80 - £450 and takes 8 h 33 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Plymouth station to Montpellier. However, there are services departing from Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way and arriving at Montpellier via London and Paris City Centre - Bercy. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 26 h 36 min.

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The distance between Plymouth and Montpellier is 604 miles.

The best way to get from Plymouth to Montpellier without a car is to train which takes 11 h 19 min and costs £260 - £490.

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It takes approximately 11 h 19 min to get from Plymouth to Montpellier, including transfers.

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Plymouth to Montpellier bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way.

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The best way to get from Plymouth to Montpellier is to train which takes 11 h 19 min and costs £260 - £490. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £55 - £90 and takes 26 h 36 min.

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There is no direct flight from Exeter Airport to Montpellier Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 5 min and has one stopover.

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Plymouth to Montpellier bus services, operated by Ouibus, arrive at Montpellier station.

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Map of how to get from Plymouth to Montpellier.
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  • Distance: 603.7 miles
  • Duration: 11 h 19 min

What companies run services between Plymouth, England and Montpellier, France?

You can take a train from Plymouth to Montpellier via London Paddington, Paddington Underground Station, Elephant & Castle Underground Station, Elephant & Castle, London St Pancras International LL, London St. Pancras International, Paris Nord Eurostar, Paris Nord, Paris Gare De Lyon, and Paris Gare de Lyon in around 11 h 19 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Plymouth to Montpellier via London Victoria Coach Station, London, Paris, Paris, and Paris City Centre - Bercy in around 26 h 36 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Exeter to Montpellier via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $1,900
Flights from Exeter to Montpellier via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Flights from Exeter to Montpellier via Manchester, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,900
Flights from Exeter to Montpellier via Amsterdam, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,900
Flights from Bristol to Marseille via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $700
Flights from Bristol to Toulouse via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Bristol to Toulouse via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$300 - $850
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Exeter to Montpellier via Edinburgh, London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Exeter to Montpellier via Glasgow, London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Bristol to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $360
Flights from Bristol to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Flights from London Gatwick to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $490
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Exeter to Montpellier via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Flights from Exeter to Montpellier via Manchester, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,900
Flights from Exeter to Montpellier via Amsterdam, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,900
Flights from Bristol to Marseille via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $700
Flights from Bristol to Toulouse via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Bristol to Marseille via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $490
Flights from Bristol to Toulouse via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Bristol to Marseille via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Bristol to Beziers
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$20 - $600
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Plymouth to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $220
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$60 - $95
Advanced Single
$65 - $95
Anytime Day Single
$120 - $220
Train from Plymouth to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $26
Advanced Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $50
Train from Plymouth to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $130
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $60
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $130
Train from Plymouth to Reading
Ave. Duration
2 h 51 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $190
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$50 - $80
Advanced Single
$55 - $80
Anytime Day Single
$100 - $190
Train from Reading to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $55
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $26
Advanced Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $55
Eurostar
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Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $240
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$75 - $240
Premier
$180 - $280
Train from London St. Pancras International to Lille Europe Eurostar
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $150
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$50 - $150
Premier
$120 - $170
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
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
$190 - $280
Train from Lille Europe to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$180 - $210
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$180 - $210
1st Class
$240 - $360
Train from Morlaix to Rennes
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $50
1st Class
$65 - $80
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
Train from Agde to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $21
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$16 - $21
1st Class
$28 - $33
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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Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Morlaix to Rennes
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $45
1st Class
$45 - $70
Train from Aix-en-Provence TGV to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$29 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $60
Train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$55 - $85
Train from Agde to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$15 - $22
1st Class
$19 - $29
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$173
Website
eurotunnel.com
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Plymouth to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$27 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$26 - $40
Train from Plymouth to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $95
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $85
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $26
Website
nationalexpress.com
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 London to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
Ouibus
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Rennes to Clermont-Ferrand
Ave. Duration
10 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Schedules at
isilines.com
Bus from Clermont-Ferrand to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
isilines.com
Ferry operators
Brittany Ferries
Phone
0330 159 7000
Email
reservations@brittanyferries.com
Website
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Car ferry from Plymouth to Roscoff
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $120
Schedules at
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Adult
$35 - $45
Car
$75 - $120
Car ferry from Portsmouth to Cherbourg
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $85
Schedules at
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Adult
$30 - $40
Car
$60 - $85
Condor Ferries

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Montpellier is 1 h ahead of Plymouth. It is currently 10:22 PM in Plymouth and 11:22 PM in Montpellier.

KLM, easyJet, Air France and Flybe offer flights from Exeter Airport to Montpellier Airport.

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