There are 11 ways to get from Santiago de Compostela to Montpellier by plane, train, shuttle, 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.

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Fly Santiago de Compostela to Barcelona, train  •  7 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Santiago de Compostela (SCQ) to Barcelona (BCN) SCQ - BCN
  2. Take the train from Barcelona Sants Station to Montpellier St. Roch Station

$63 - $196

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Fly Santiago de Compostela to Marseille, train  •  9 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Santiago de Compostela (SCQ) to Marseille (MRS) SCQ - MRS
  2. Take the train from Aix-en-Provence TGV to Montpellier Saint-Roch

$100 - $376

Fly Santiago de Compostela to Montpellier  •  9 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Santiago de Compostela (SCQ) to Montpellier (MPL) SCQ - MPL

$78 - $385

Train to A Coruna, fly to Barcelona, train  •  8 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Santiago de Compostela to A Coruna
  2. Fly from A Coruna (LCG) to Barcelona (BCN) LCG - BCN
  3. Take the train from Barcelona Sants Station to Montpellier St. Roch Station

$80 - $232

Train to Vigo, fly to Barcelona, train  •  8 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Santiago de Compostela to Vigo Urzaiz
  2. Fly from Vigo (VGO) to Barcelona (BCN) VGO - BCN
  3. Take the train from Barcelona Sants Station to Montpellier St. Roch Station

$74 - $214

Shuttle to Porto, fly to Marseille, train  •  10 h 11 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Santiago de Compostela to Porto Airport
  2. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Marseille (MRS) OPO - MRS
  3. Take the train from Aix-en-Provence TGV to Montpellier Saint-Roch

$353 - $562

Train via Madrid-Puerta de Atocha  •  12 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Santiago de Compostela to Madrid-Chamartin A
  2. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Barcelona Sants Ave / ...
  3. Take the train from Barcelona Sants Station to Montpellier St. Roch Station Tgv

$183 - $251

Train  •  16 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Santiago de Compostela to Barcelona Sants A
  2. Take the train from Barcelona Sants Station to Montpellier St. Roch Station Tgv

$190 - $229

Bus Iberocoach  •  21 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Santiago de Compostela - Train Staion to Ourense
  2. Take the bus from Ourense to Montpellier

$105 - $135

Bus Eurolines FR  •  28 h

  1. Take the bus from Santiago de Compostela to Marseille
  2. Take the bus from Marseille to Montpellier

$157 - $220

Drive  •  12 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Santiago de Compostela to Montpellier 787.5 miles

$160 - $250

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No, there is no direct bus from Santiago de Compostela to Montpellier. However, there are services departing from Santiago de Compostela - Train Staion and arriving at Montpellier via Ourense. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21 h 8 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Santiago de Compostela to Montpellier station. However, there are services departing from Santiago de Compostela and arriving at Montpellier St. Roch Station via Madrid Chamartín, Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and Barcelona Sants Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 53 min.

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The distance between Santiago de Compostela and Montpellier is 1009 km. The road distance is 1260 km.

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The best way to get from Santiago de Compostela to Montpellier without a car is to train which takes 12 h 53 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 36 min to get from Santiago de Compostela to Montpellier, including transfers.

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Santiago de Compostela to Montpellier bus services, operated by MonBus, depart from Santiago de Compostela - Train Staion station.

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Santiago de Compostela to Montpellier train services, operated by Spanish Railways (RENFE), depart from Santiago de Compostela station.

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The best way to get from Santiago de Compostela to Montpellier is to fly which takes 9 h 15 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 12 h 53 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 21 h 8 min.

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The quickest flight from Santiago de Compostela Airport to Barcelona Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 40 min.

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Santiago de Compostela to Montpellier bus services, operated by Iberocoach, arrive at Montpellier station.

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Map of how to get from Santiago de Compostela to Montpellier.
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  • Distance: 630.3 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 36 min

What companies run services between Santiago de Compostela, Spain and Montpellier, France?

easyJet flies from Santiago de Compostela to Montpellier 4 times a week. Alternatively, you can take a train from Santiago de Compostela to Montpellier via Madrid-Chamartin, Madrid Chamartín, Madrid Atocha, Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, Barcelona Sants, and Barcelona Sants Station in around 12 h 53 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Barcelona via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $240
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Marseille via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $440
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Marseille via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $370
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Marseille via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $370
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Marseille via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $370
Flights from A Coruna to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $220
Flights from A Coruna to Barcelona via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $290
Flights from Vigo to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Flights from Vigo to Barcelona via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $260
Flights from Vigo to Barcelona via Bilbao
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$45 - $290
Flights from Porto to Marseille via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Marseille via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $370
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Marseille via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $370
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Marseille via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $370
Flights from A Coruna to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $220
Flights from Vigo to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $190
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Marseille via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $220
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Marseille via Malaga
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Flights from Vigo to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $200
Flights from Porto to Marseille
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $350
Flights from Porto to Marseille via Tours St Symphorien
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$35 - $350
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Montpellier via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
8 h 37 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $400
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Montpellier via Basel
Ave. Duration
9 h 55 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $380
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Vigo to Barcelona via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $440
Flights from Porto to Marseille via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $600
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Marseille via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,200
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Marseille via Munich
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,200
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from A Coruna to Barcelona via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $350
Flights from Vigo to Barcelona via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Air Corsica
Website
aircorsica.com
Flights from Porto to Marseille via Ajaccio
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Train operators
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
2 h 52 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
renfe.com
Train from Santiago de Compostela to A Coruna
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Website
renfe.com
Train from Santiago de Compostela to Vigo Urzaiz
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $22
Website
renfe.com
Train from Santiago de Compostela to Madrid-Chamartin
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $85
Website
renfe.com
Train from Santiago de Compostela to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
12 h 51 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$150 - $180
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
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
Spanish Railways AVE
Bus operators
VMTransfers
Phone
(+351) 220971653
Email
info@vmtransfers.com
Website
vmtransfers.com
Shuttle from Santiago de Compostela to Porto Airport
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$290
Schedules at
vmtransfers.com
MonBus
Phone
+34 982 29 29 00
Website
monbus.es
Bus from Santiago de Compostela - Train Staion to Ourense
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
monbus.es
Iberocoach
Phone
(+351) 253 267 730
Website
iberocoach.com
Bus from Ourense to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
18 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$95 - $120
Website
iberocoach.com
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Santiago de Compostela to Marseille
Ave. Duration
24 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$140 - $210
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Marseille to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Schedules at
isilines.com

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Santiago de Compostela to Montpellier train services, operated by Spanish Railways (RENFE), arrive at Montpellier St. Roch Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Santiago de Compostela to Montpellier is 1260 km. It takes approximately 12 h 3 min to drive from Santiago de Compostela to Montpellier.

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Ryanair, Vueling Airlines and Iberia offer flights from Santiago de Compostela Airport to Barcelona Airport.

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There are 1504+ hotels available in Montpellier. Prices start at $68 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Santiago de Compostela to Santiago de Compostela Airport is to bus which takes 17 min and costs .

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