There are 7 ways to get from Valencia to Montpellier by bus, rideshare, car, plane or train

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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Bus ALSA  •  10 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Valencia to Barcelona
  2. Take the bus from Barcelona to Montpellier 728 / ...

$50 - $80

Cheapest option

Bus Starbus  •  15 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Valencia to Perpignan
  2. Take the bus from Perpignan to Montpellier

$11 - $15

5 alternative options

Rideshare  •  7 h 52 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Valence to Montpellier 427 miles

$16

Drive  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Valencia to Montpellier 427.4 miles

$90 - $140

Fly to Montpellier  •  7 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Valencia (VLC) to Montpellier (MPL) VLC - MPL

$144 - $326

Fly to Toulouse, train  •  9 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Valencia (VLC) to Toulouse (TLS) VLC - TLS
  2. Take the train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Montpellier Saint-Roch

$121 - $338

Fly to Marseille, train  •  6 h 28 min

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

$107 - $303

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The cheapest way to get from Valencia to Montpellier is to bus which costs 9€ - 13€ and takes 15 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Valencia to Montpellier is to drive which costs 75€ - 120€ and takes 6 h 24 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Valencia to Montpellier. However, there are services departing from Valencia and arriving at Montpellier via Barcelona. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 15 min.

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The distance between Valencia and Montpellier is 581 km. The road distance is 683.8 km.

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The best way to get from Valencia to Montpellier without a car is to bus which takes 10 h 15 min and costs 40€ - 70€.

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It takes approximately 10 h 15 min to get from Valencia to Montpellier, including transfers.

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Valencia to Montpellier bus services, operated by ALSA, depart from Valencia station.

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The best way to get from Valencia to Montpellier is to bus which takes 10 h 15 min and costs 40€ - 70€. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs 120€ - 280€ and takes 7 h 53 min.

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There is no direct flight from Valencia Airport to Montpellier Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 25 min and has one stopover.

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Valencia to Montpellier bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Montpellier station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Valencia to Montpellier is 684 km. It takes approximately 6 h 24 min to drive from Valencia to Montpellier.

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Transavia Holland, Air Europa, Air France and three other airlines offer flights from Valencia Airport to Montpellier Airport.

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  • Distance: 362.9 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 15 min

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

You can take a bus from Valencia to Montpellier via Barcelona in around 10 h 15 min. Alternatively, easyJet, Air Europa and six other airlines fly from Valencia to Montpellier every 4 hours.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Valencia to Toulouse via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $1,000
Flights from Valencia to Toulouse via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $650
Flights from Valencia to Toulouse via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $1,000
Flights from Valencia to Toulouse via Bilbao, Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $1,000
Flights from Valencia to Marseille via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$120 - $390
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Valencia to Montpellier via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Flights from Valencia to Montpellier via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $470
Flights from Valencia to Toulouse via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Valencia to Toulouse via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Valencia to Montpellier via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Valencia to Toulouse via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $480
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Valencia to Montpellier via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Valencia to Toulouse via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Valencia to Toulouse via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Flights from Valencia to Toulouse via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Valencia to Montpellier via Nantes
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $480
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Valencia to Toulouse via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $650
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Valencia to Toulouse via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Valencia to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$28 - $460
Train operators
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 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 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
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
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
Bus operators
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi so you’re never bored on your journey. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. Flexibility is another highlight of an ALSA journey, with three types of tickets on offer - Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass, along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Valencia to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
alsa.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 Barcelona to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Starbus
Phone
+34 (0) 963 49 67 67
Email
comercial@starbus.es
Website
starbus.es
Bus from Valencia to Perpignan
Ave. Duration
11 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
starbus.es
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Perpignan to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
isilines.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar.es
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Valence to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
7 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16
Book at
blablacar.es

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