There are 3 ways to get from Portbou to Montpellier by train, bus or car

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  •  2 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Cerbère to Montpellier Saint-Roch

$35 - $50

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Figueras to Montpellier Barcelone - Gare Sants > Barcelone Centre > Lloret de Mar > Gérone > Figueras > Perpignan > Narbonne > Montpellier > Avignon Centre > Grenoble Centre - Gare routière > Chambéry > Annecy > Annemasse > Genève - Gare routière > Lausanne / ...

$12 - $26

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Portbou to Montpellier 130.4 miles

$28 - $45

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

SNCF operates a train from Portbou to Montpellier hourly. Tickets cost $35 - $50 and the journey takes 2 h 34 min. Alternatively, Ouibus operates a bus from Portbou to Montpellier hourly. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 2 h 40 min.

Train operators
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Cerbère to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $50
1st Class
$45 - $75
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Figueras to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
Ouibus

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Portbou to Montpellier?

The distance between Portbou and Montpellier is 144 km. The road distance is 209 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from Portbou to Montpellier is to bus which costs 10€ - 21€ and takes 3 h 50 min.

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

The quickest way to get from Portbou to Montpellier is to drive which takes 2 h 15 min and costs 22€ - 35€.

Is there a direct train between Portbou and Montpellier?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Cerbère and arriving at Montpellier Saint-Roch. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 34 min.

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

The train from Cerbère to Montpellier Saint-Roch takes 2 h 34 min including transfers and departs hourly.