Cheap train tickets from Barcelona to Montpellier

Showing times and prices for Dec 4

Cheapest

$111

Average

$116

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Barcelona to Montpellier will cost around $ 116 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 111.

Cheapest
10:05AMBarcelona Sants3h07 01:12PMMontpellier Saint-Roch
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$1111One-way
2nd Cheapest
08:15AMBarcelona Sants3h06 11:21AMMontpellier Saint-Roch
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$1211One-way

Train schedule from Barcelona to Montpellier

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08:15AMBarcelona Sants3h06 11:21AMMontpellier Saint-Roch
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10:05AMBarcelona Sants3h07 01:12PMMontpellier Saint-Roch
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Dec 3
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$18Flixbus
Sat
Dec 4
$111Renfe-SNCF
$11Flixbus
Sun
Dec 5
$96Renfe-SNCF
$11Flixbus
Mon
Dec 6
$78Renfe-SNCF
$23Flixbus
Tue
Dec 7
$74Renfe-SNCF
$18Flixbus
Wed
Dec 8
$78Renfe-SNCF
$11Flixbus
Thu
Dec 9
$69Renfe-SNCF
$11Flixbus
Fri
Dec 10
$69Renfe-SNCF
$11BlaBlaCar Bus
Sat
Dec 11
$64Renfe-SNCF
$11BlaBlaCar Bus
Sun
Dec 12
$83Renfe-SNCF
$11BlaBlaCar Bus
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Dec 13
$69Renfe-SNCF
$11BlaBlaCar Bus
Tue
Dec 14
$64Renfe-SNCF
$13Alsa
Wed
Dec 15
$60Renfe-SNCF
$11BlaBlaCar Bus
Thu
Dec 16
$60Renfe-SNCF
$11BlaBlaCar Bus
Fri
Dec 17
$87Renfe-SNCF
$18BlaBlaCar Bus
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Dec 18
$87Renfe-SNCF
$18BlaBlaCar Bus
Sun
Dec 19
$74Renfe-SNCF
$18Flixbus
Mon
Dec 20
$87Renfe-SNCF
$18Flixbus
Tue
Dec 21
$87Renfe-SNCF
$23BlaBlaCar Bus
Wed
Dec 22
$106Renfe-SNCF
$18Flixbus
Thu
Dec 23
$121Renfe-SNCF
$18Flixbus

Fastest train times from Barcelona to Montpellier

Showing times and prices for Dec 4

Fastest Journey

3 h 6 m

Average

3 h 6 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

284 km

Of the 2 trains that leave Barcelona for Montpellier every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 284 km distance in an average of 3 h 6 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 3 h 6 m .

The slowest trains will take 3 h 7 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
08:15AMBarcelona Sants3h06 11:21AMMontpellier Saint-Roch
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$1211One-way
2nd Fastest
10:05AMBarcelona Sants3h07 01:12PMMontpellier Saint-Roch
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$1111One-way

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Train Information to Montpellier from Barcelona

distanceDistance176 miles (284 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 6 min
priceAverage train ticket price$90 (€75)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 2 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersRenfe-SNCF

Trains from Barcelona to Montpellier cover the 176 miles (284 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 6 min with our travel partners like Renfe-SNCF. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $90 (€75), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $69 (€58). Travelers depart most frequently from Barcelona Sants and arrive in Montpellier Saint-Roch.

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FAQs
Is cross-border travel by train between Barcelona, Spain and Montpellier, France allowed?

Travel between Barcelona, Spain and Montpellier, France by train is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into France from Spain?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in France from Barcelona?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be placed under state quarantine

What are the safety rules to follow in Montpellier, France?

When traveling in France, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 12/3/21. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Barcelona and Montpellier before traveling.

What restrictions are there on reentering Spain from Montpellier, France?

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Montpellier to Barcelona is: Partially open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Spain from France?

Reentry to Spain is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Spain from Montpellier?

What are the requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands
  • Health screen upon arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Barcelona, Spain?

The government of Spain has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

Last checked on 12/2/21. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your train to Barcelona from Montpellier here.

How much does a cheap train to Montpellier from Barcelona cost?
Omio customers have found cheap train tickets from Barcelona to Montpellier for as low as $69 (€58)  for the next 7 days.
How much does it cost to take a train from Barcelona to Montpellier?
The Barcelona to Montpellier train ticket price is on average $90 (€75)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this route in the next week.
What is the distance between Barcelona and Montpellier by train?
The Barcelona to Montpellier train distance is approximately 176 miles (284 km).
How many hours is the train time between Barcelona and Montpellier?
The train time to Montpellier from Barcelona is on average 3 h 6 min  for the 176 miles (284 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Barcelona to Montpellier by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
Which train station from Barcelona to Montpellier do I depart from? Which Montpellier train station from Barcelona do I arrive in?

When taking a train from Barcelona, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Barcelona Sants, Barcelona Passeig De Gracia and Barcelona Estació De França. When you arrive in Montpellier, your train can arrive in train stations including Montpellier Saint-Roch, Montpellier-Sud-de-France and Montpellier.

Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Barcelona Sants   to Montpellier Saint-Roch.

Where do I find the Barcelona train station to Montpellier? Where is the Montpellier train station?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Barcelona Sants and travel around 1.2 miles (1.9 km) from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Montpellier Saint-Roch and need to travel approximately 0.4 miles (740 m) from the train station to the city center in Montpellier.

What train companies go from Barcelona to Montpellier?
For the best Barcelona to Montpellier train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Renfe-SNCF. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services from Barcelona to Montpellier to compare what amenities they may offer.
Are there any direct trains from Barcelona to Montpellier?
Yes, there are 2 direct trains per day from Barcelona to Montpellier. You can look to travel with Renfe-SNCF  without needing to transfer at another stop in between. Taking a direct train tends to save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking a ticket for this route.
How many train services are there to Montpellier from Barcelona a day?
The average number of trains departing Barcelona for Montpellier is 2 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
What time is the earliest train from Barcelona to Montpellier? What time is the last train from Barcelona to Montpellier?
You can take the first train from Barcelona to Montpellier at 7: 15 AM. The last train from Barcelona to Montpellier that you can take departs at 9: 05 AM. Omio shows you the latest train from Barcelona to Montpellier schedule to help you book the best departure time for this journey.
How early should I book train tickets between Barcelona and Montpellier to score the best deals?
If you book the Barcelona to Montpellier train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $90 (€75). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains between Barcelona and Montpellier. Look out for train tickets for this route to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Barcelona
Montpellier
Barcelona Sants is the most popular Barcelona railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Barcelona for your trip to Montpellier.
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LockersLockers
ParkingParking
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Phone Number
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Mon - Sun: 06: 00 - 22: 00
Public transit options for Barcelona Sants
Metro lines: L3, L5
Bus lines: A1, A2
Train lines: AVE, Alvia, Euromed, Talgo, Trenhotel, TGV, Avant, Intercity, R1, R2, R2 Nord, R2 Sud, R3, R4, RG1, R11, R12, R13, R14, R15, R16, R17