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

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Bus Isilines  •  6 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Nice Airport to Montpellier

$69 - $90

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Bus FlixBus  •  8 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Nice, Nice to Montpellier 768

$33 - $54

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Train  •  7 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Nice Ville to Marseille-St-Charles Tgv
  2. Take the train from Marseille-St-Charles to Montpellier Saint-Roch Ic / ...

$74 - $118

Drive  •  3 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Ventimiglia to Montpellier 231.1 miles

$55 - $85

Train, fly to Montpellier  •  7 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Ventimiglia to St-Laurent-du-Var
  2. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Montpellier (MPL) NCE - MPL

$76 - $301

Train, fly to Toulouse  •  7 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Ventimiglia to St-Laurent-du-Var
  2. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Toulouse (TLS) NCE - TLS
  3. Take the train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Montpellier Saint-Roch

$93 - $253

Train, fly to Lyon  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Ventimiglia to St-Laurent-du-Var
  2. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Lyon (LYS) NCE - LYS
  3. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Montpellier Saint-Roch

$115 - $372

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The cheapest way to get from Ventimiglia to Montpellier is to bus which costs 28€ - 50€ and takes 8 h 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ventimiglia to Montpellier is to drive which costs 45€ - 70€ and takes 3 h 39 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ventimiglia to Montpellier. However, there are services departing from Ventimiglia and arriving at Montpellier via Station J.C. Bermond and Nice Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 58 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Ventimiglia to Montpellier. However, there are services departing from Ventimiglia and arriving at Montpellier Saint-Roch via Nice Ville and Marseille-St-Charles. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 18 min.

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The distance between Ventimiglia and Montpellier is 301 km. The road distance is 369.8 km.

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The best way to get from Ventimiglia to Montpellier without a car is to bus which takes 6 h 58 min and costs 55€ - 80€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 58 min to get from Ventimiglia to Montpellier, including transfers.

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Ventimiglia to Montpellier bus services, operated by Isilines, depart from Nice Airport station.

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Ventimiglia to Montpellier train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Nice Ville station.

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The best way to get from Ventimiglia to Montpellier is to bus which takes 6 h 58 min and costs 55€ - 80€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 60€ - 100€ and takes 7 h 18 min.

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Map of how to get from Ventimiglia to Montpellier.
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  • Distance: 187.9 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 58 min

What companies run services between Ventimiglia, Italy and Montpellier, France?

Isilines operates a bus from Ventimiglia to Montpellier once daily. Tickets cost $23 - $30 and the journey takes 4 h 39 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Ventimiglia to Montpellier via Nice Ville and Marseille-St-Charles in around 7 h 18 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Nice to Montpellier via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Nice to Montpellier via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Nice to Montpellier via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Nice to Montpellier via Nantes
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $850
Flights from Nice to Toulouse via Lyon
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $420
Flights from Nice to Lyon
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $450
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Nice to Montpellier via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Nice to Montpellier via Nantes
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $850
Flights from Nice to Toulouse via Lyon
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $420
Flights from Nice to Toulouse via Ajaccio
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Nice to Lyon
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $450
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Nice to Montpellier via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $430
Flights from Nice to Montpellier via Basel
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $280
Flights from Nice to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Flights from Nice to Toulouse via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $220
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Nice to Montpellier via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Air Corsica
Website
aircorsica.com
Flights from Nice to Toulouse via Ajaccio
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Nouvel Air Tunisie
Website
nouvelair.com
Flights from Nice to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$26 - $220
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 Nice Ville to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$50 - $80
Train from Marseille-St-Charles to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $65
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 Lyon Part Dieu to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $70
1st Class
$65 - $110
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Nice Ville to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$70 - $90
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 Lyon Part Dieu to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $75
1st Class
$90 - $130
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Ventimiglia to St-Laurent-du-Var
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Nice Airport to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $30
Schedules at
isilines.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 Nice, Nice to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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There is no direct flight from Nice Airport to Montpellier Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 30 min and has one stopover.

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Ventimiglia to Montpellier bus services, operated by Isilines, arrive at Montpellier station.

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Ventimiglia to Montpellier train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Montpellier Saint-Roch station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ventimiglia to Montpellier is 370 km. It takes approximately 3 h 39 min to drive from Ventimiglia to Montpellier.

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KLM, Hop!, easyJet and Air France offer flights from Nice Airport to Montpellier Airport.

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