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Cheap bus tickets and times from Montpellier to Lille

Showing times and prices for May 23


Fastest Journey

13 h 20 m


14 h 38 m

Buses per day



783 km

Cheap bus tickets from Montpellier to Lille start from $46 with an average ticket price of $84.

The fastest bus from Montpellier to Lille takes 13h 20m in comparison to an average duration of 14h 38m and covers a distance of 783 km.

5 buses leave Montpellier for Lille every day with 5 travelling directly.

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Overview: Bus from Montpellier to Lille

distanceDistance485 miles (783 km)
durationAverage bus duration13 h 20 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$69 (€59)
frequencyBus frequency5 a day
changesDirect busNo
carriersBus companiesBlaBlaCar Bus, FlixBus, BlaBlaCar or Alsa

Buses from Montpellier to Lille cover the 485 miles (783 km) long route taking on average 13 h 20 min with our travel partners like BlaBlaCar Bus, FlixBus, BlaBlaCar or Alsa. Normally, there are 5 buses operating per day. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $69 (€59), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $32 (€28). Travelers depart most frequently from Montpellier, Gare Montpellier Sud de France and arrive in Lille, Gare Europe.

Bus providers: BlaBlaCar Bus, FlixBus and BlaBlaCar from Montpellier to Lille

BlaBlaCar Bus, FlixBus and BlaBlaCar buses will get you from Montpellier to Lille from $32 (€28). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best bus times and tickets for your trip.

BlaBlaCar Bus (formerly known as Ouibus or iDBUS), a subsidiary of the popular French carpooling company, BlaBlaCar, is a bus company operating long-distance services in 10 countries in Europe. Founded in France, BlaBlaCar Bus provides connections to over 300 destinations. Standard amenities on the buses include air conditioning, toilets, USB and power outlets for charging phones, tablets and laptops during long bus journeys, extra legroom and adjustable seats. On select routes there is also free Wi-Fi available. BlaBlaCar Bus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on bag and up to two checked bags per person.

Bus information from Montpellier to Lille with BlaBlaCar Bus:

  • Average Duration: 13 h 20 min
  • Cheapest Price: $32
  • BlaBlaCar Bus frequency: 1 a day

Buses from Montpellier to Lille: Journey Details

Lille and Montpellier are located in almost opposite regions of France, with Lille in the north and Montpellier in the south. While both cities are popular and travelled to frequently, there are no direct buses from Montpellier to Lille, and passengers need to travel via Paris and the Paris Gallieni Bus Station. The major provider for this journey is Flixbus.

Return buses from Lille to Montpellier are also available.

Taking the Bus from Montpellier

Montpellier Les Sabines bus station is on Line 2 of the tramway and an easy walk from the city center. An efficient bus and tram system covers the center of Montpellier and the surrounding areas, making connections by pubic transit possible throughout the day. In the evenings, the city has a regular night bus service called L'Amigo and taxis are available around the city for drop-off at Les Sabines.

Getting into Lille by Bus

Lille is a large university town located very close to the border between France and Belgium. Once a center for heavy industry, much of it has been restored and rejuvenated and it is now a popular tourist destination with excellent museums and a lively nightlife, including a monthly Reggae event called the Chalice Sound System. Lille is also well known for La Braderie, an annual street market held in September. People from all over Europe come here to shop for antiques and dine on mussels and French fries. Gare Lille Europe is centrally located in the Place Francois Mitterrand and is served by two Metro lines and several bus routes, which link it to the city center and surrounding villages. There are also two tramlines in Lille, as well as a local cable train service running to nearby towns, such as Roubaix and Tourcoing. The city's night bus network is called the Clair de Lune and a taxi rank is situated at the entrance to the bus station.

FAQs: Bus from Montpellier to Lille

FAQs: Take the bus from Montpellier to Lille with ease. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have the information you need to know so you can find the best option from Montpellier to Lille.
Cheap bus tickets from Montpellier to Lille can start from as little as $32 (€28) when you book in advance. The average bus ticket price for Montpellier to Lille is $69 (€59); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The bus time between Montpellier and Lille is on average 13 h 20 min   for the 485 mile (783 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Lille from Montpellier by bus can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first bus from Montpellier to Lille leaves at 5: 55 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last bus from Montpellier to Lille leaves at 10: 50 PM.
There are 5 buses a day from Montpellier to Lille which require at least one change with BlaBlaCar Bus, FlixBus, BlaBlaCar or Alsa. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer buses.
When taking a bus from Montpellier to Lille, you can count on BlaBlaCar Bus, FlixBus, BlaBlaCar or Alsa for the best way to get you to Lille. You can also check all possible bus companies who offer a service between Montpellier and Lille and compare the amenities they offer before buying a bus ticket.

When departing from Montpellier, you have various bus station options to start your trip from including Montpellier, Gare Montpellier Sud de France, Montpellier, Sabines Gare Routière and Montpellier, Arrêt OUIBUS Parking Circé. When arriving in Lille, you can end your trip in bus stations like Lille, Gare Europe, Lille, Boulevard de Turin (Gare Lille Europe) and Lille, Place Saint Hubert.

Passengers board the bus most frequently from Montpellier, Gare Montpellier Sud de France, which is located around 6.6 miles (10.6 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the bus at Lille, Gare Europe, located 1.4 miles (2.2 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month for a bus from Montpellier to Lille is February.
You have options as you can travel from Montpellier to Lille 3 different ways: train, bus or flight.
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