There are 10 ways to get from Zagreb to Montpellier by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly to Montpellier  •  8 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Zagreb (ZAG) to Montpellier (MPL) ZAG - MPL

$166 - $807

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Bus Arriva d.o.o., train  •  17 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Zagreb to Grenoble
  2. Take the train from Grenoble to Valence TGV
  3. Take the train from Valence TGV to Montpellier Saint-Roch Tgv / ...

$99 - $184

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Fly to Marseille, train  •  8 h 43 min

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

$138 - $438

Fly to Lyon, train  •  9 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Zagreb (ZAG) to Lyon (LYS) ZAG - LYS
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Montpellier Saint-Roch

$150 - $427

Fly to Toulouse, train  •  10 h 15 min

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

$153 - $719

Fly to Barcelona, train  •  9 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Zagreb (ZAG) to Barcelona (BCN) ZAG - BCN
  2. Take the train from Barcelona Sants Station to Montpellier St. Roch Station

$150 - $458

Bus FlixBus, train  •  21 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Zagreb to Marseille, Marseille St. Charles N482
  2. Take the train from Marseille-St-Charles to Montpellier Saint-Roch Ic / ...

$101 - $231

Bus  •  21 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Zagreb to Nice
  2. Take the bus from Nice to Montpellier

$127 - $182

Train  •  23 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Zagreb Glavni Kolod. to Zürich HB En
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Mulhouse Ville TGV / ...
  3. Take the train from Mulhouse Ville to Belfort-Montbéliard TGV Tgv
  4. Take the train from Belfort-Montbéliard TGV to Montpellier Saint-Roch Tgv

$288 - $394

Drive  •  12 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Zagreb to Montpellier 791.9 miles

$170 - $250

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No, there is no direct bus from Zagreb to Montpellier. However, there are services departing from Zagreb and arriving at Montpellier via Wilson and Nice. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21 h 58 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Zagreb to Montpellier. However, there are services departing from Zagreb Glavni Kolod. and arriving at Montpellier Saint-Roch via Zürich HB, Mulhouse Ville and Belfort-Montbéliard TGV. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23 h 16 min.

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The distance between Zagreb and Montpellier is 986 km. The road distance is 1267.1 km.

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The best way to get from Zagreb to Montpellier without a car is to bus and train which takes 17 h 56 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h 9 min to get from Zagreb to Montpellier, including transfers.

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Zagreb to Montpellier bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, depart from Zagreb station.

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Zagreb to Montpellier train services, operated by Croatian Railways (HŽPP), depart from Zagreb Glavni Kolod. station.

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The best way to get from Zagreb to Montpellier is to fly which takes 8 h 9 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 21 h 58 min, you could also train, which costs and takes 23 h 16 min.

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There is no direct flight from Zagreb Airport to Montpellier Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 35 min and has one stopover.

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

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  • Distance: 616.3 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 9 min

What companies run services between Zagreb, Croatia and Montpellier, France?

Air France, Croatia Airlines and three other airlines fly from Zagreb to Montpellier 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Zagreb to Montpellier via Nice, Wilson, Gare Thiers, and Nice in around 21 h 58 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zagreb to Marseille via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Zagreb to Marseille via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Zagreb to Lyon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $470
Flights from Zagreb to Lyon via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $550
Flights from Zagreb to Lyon via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $550
Flights from Zagreb to Toulouse via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Zagreb to Toulouse via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Zagreb to Barcelona via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Flights from Zagreb to Barcelona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Zagreb to Montpellier via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Flights from Zagreb to Marseille via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Zagreb to Marseille via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Zagreb to Lyon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $470
Flights from Zagreb to Lyon via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $550
Flights from Zagreb to Toulouse via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Zagreb to Toulouse via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Zagreb to Barcelona via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Flights from Zagreb to Barcelona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $650
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Zagreb to Montpellier via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $900
Flights from Zagreb to Montpellier via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Zagreb to Marseille via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Zagreb to Lyon via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Zagreb to Toulouse via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,000
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Zagreb to Montpellier via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $800
Flights from Zagreb to Marseille via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Zagreb to Lyon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Zagreb to Toulouse via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Zagreb to Marseille via Brussels
Ave. Duration
6 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Zagreb to Lyon via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $440
Flights from Zagreb to Toulouse via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $900
Flights from Zagreb to Barcelona via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Zagreb to Marseille via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Zagreb to Marseille via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Zagreb to Lyon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Zagreb to Toulouse via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Flights from Zagreb to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $410
Flights from Zagreb to Barcelona via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Zagreb to Marseille via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Zagreb to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $410
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Zagreb to Marseille via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Zagreb to Lyon via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Zagreb to Lyon via Split
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $370
Flights from Zagreb to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $700
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Zagreb to Marseille via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zagreb to Marseille via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $390
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Zagreb to Lyon via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $500
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.

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
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $65
1st Class
$65 - $100
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
$50 - $85
Train from Grenoble to Valence TGV
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$19 - $27
1st Class
$25 - $40
Train from Valence TGV to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$45 - $75
Train from Marseille-St-Charles to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$29 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $65
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$60 - $75
1st Class
$90 - $120
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 Valence TGV to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$65 - $85
Train from Zürich HB to Mulhouse Ville
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Website
en.oui.sncf
Standard
$50 - $70
First
$90 - $110
Train from Mulhouse Ville to Belfort-Montbéliard TGV
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$14 - $19
1st Class
$25 - $35
Train from Belfort-Montbéliard TGV to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $140
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$120 - $140
1st Class
$170 - $250
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
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Mulhouse Ville
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Standard
$50 - $70
First
$90 - $110
Bus operators
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Grenoble
Ave. Duration
14 h 28 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$45 - $110
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
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 Zagreb to Marseille, Marseille St. Charles
Ave. Duration
18 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $120
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Zagreb to Marseille
Ave. Duration
19 h 28 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$130 - $190
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Bus from Zagreb to Nice
Ave. Duration
15 h 58 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Nice to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $30
Schedules at
isilines.com

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Zagreb to Montpellier train services, operated by inOui TGV, arrive at Montpellier Saint-Roch station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Zagreb to Montpellier is 1267 km. It takes approximately 12 h 1 min to drive from Zagreb to Montpellier.

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Norwegian Air International, Scandinavian Airlines, KLM and two other airlines offer flights from Zagreb Airport to Montpellier 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 Zagreb to Zagreb Airport is to shuttle which takes 27 min and costs .

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