Cheap train tickets from Lyon to Montpellier

Showing times and prices for Jan 20

Cheapest

$41

Average

$56

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 Lyon to Montpellier will cost around $ 56 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 41.

Cheapest
06:36AMLyon Part Dieu2h04 08:40AMMontpellier Saint-Roch
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$411One-way
2nd Cheapest
05:10PMLyon Part Dieu1h43 06:53PMMontpellier
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$431One-way
09:36AMLyon Part Dieu1h43 11:19AMMontpellier
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$471One-way
08:10PMLyon Part Dieu1h55 10:05PMMontpellier Saint-Roch
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$471One-way
12:10PMLyon Part Dieu1h56 02:06PMMontpellier Saint-Roch
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$471One-way

Train schedule from Lyon to Montpellier

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06:36AMLyon Part Dieu2h04 08:40AMMontpellier Saint-Roch
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06:42AMLyon3h44 10:26AMMontpellier
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09:36AMLyon Part Dieu1h43 11:19AMMontpellier
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09:36AMLyon Part Dieu2h06 11:42AMMontpellier Saint-Roch
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11:06AMLyon Part Dieu1h48 12:54PMMontpellier Saint-Roch
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12:10PMLyon Part Dieu1h56 02:06PMMontpellier Saint-Roch
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12:36PMLyon Part Dieu1h50 02:26PMMontpellier
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12:36PMLyon Part Dieu2h35 03:11PMMontpellier Saint-Roch
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05:10PMLyon Part Dieu2h39 07:49PMMontpellier Saint-Roch
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05:10PMLyon Part Dieu1h43 06:53PMMontpellier
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06:10PMLyon Part Dieu1h56 08:06PMMontpellier Saint-Roch
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07:10PMLyon Part Dieu2h16 09:26PMMontpellier
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08:10PMLyon Part Dieu1h55 10:05PMMontpellier Saint-Roch
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08:10PMLyon Part Dieu1h55 10:05PMMontpellier Saint-Roch
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Thu
Jan 20
$41SNCF | TGV INOUI
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Fri
Jan 21
$43SNCF | TGV INOUI
$7BlaBlaCar Bus
Sat
Jan 22
$41SNCF | TGV INOUI
$7Flixbus
Sun
Jan 23
$35SNCF | TGV INOUI
$7Flixbus
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$17Alsa
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Jan 26
$35SNCF | TGV INOUI
$7Flixbus
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Jan 27
$35SNCF | TGV INOUI
$7Flixbus
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Jan 28
$35SNCF | TGV INOUI
$7Flixbus
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Feb 1
$35SNCF | TGV INOUI
$7Flixbus
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$35SNCF | TGV INOUI
$7Flixbus
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Feb 3
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$7BlaBlaCar Bus
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$7BlaBlaCar Bus
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Feb 5
$31SNCF | TGV INOUI
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$35SNCF | TGV INOUI
$7Flixbus
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Feb 7
$35SNCF | TGV INOUI
$7Flixbus
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Feb 8
$35SNCF | TGV INOUI
$7Flixbus

Fastest train times from Lyon to Montpellier

Showing times and prices for Jan 20

Fastest Journey

1 h 43 m

Average

2 h 9 m

Trains per day

14

Distance

250 km

Of the 14 trains that leave Lyon for Montpellier every day 8 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 250 km distance in an average of 2 h 9 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 1 h 43 m .

The slowest trains will take 3 h 44 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
09:36AMLyon Part Dieu1h43 11:19AMMontpellier
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$471One-way
Fastest
05:10PMLyon Part Dieu1h43 06:53PMMontpellier
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$431One-way
2nd Fastest
11:06AMLyon Part Dieu1h48 12:54PMMontpellier Saint-Roch
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$601One-way
12:36PMLyon Part Dieu1h50 02:26PMMontpellier
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$551One-way
08:10PMLyon Part Dieu1h55 10:05PMMontpellier Saint-Roch
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$561One-way

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Overview: Train from Lyon to Montpellier

distanceDistance154 miles (249 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 43 min
priceAverage train ticket price$37 (€31)
frequencyTrain frequency7 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 7 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersSNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI or SNCF | TER

Trains from Lyon to Montpellier cover the 154 miles (249 km) long route taking on average 1 h 43 min with our travel partners like SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI or SNCF | TER. Normally, there are 7 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $37 (€31), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $24 (€20). Travelers depart most frequently from Lyon Part Dieu and arrive in Montpellier Saint-Roch.

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FAQs

How much do cheap trains between Lyon and Montpellier cost?

If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Lyon to Montpellier trains for as little as $24 (€20)  in the next 7 days.

How much is the train to Montpellier from Lyon on average?

The train price between Lyon and Montpellier is on average $37 (€31)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this route in the next 7 days.

How far is Lyon to Montpellier by train?

When traveling this route you should expect the distance from Lyon to Montpellier by train to be approximately 154 miles (249 km).

How long is the train to Montpellier from Lyon?

On average the Lyon to Montpellier train travel time is 1 h 43 min  for the 154 miles (249 km) long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

What train station in Lyon goes to Montpellier? What train station do I come into Montpellier from Lyon?

When taking the train to Montpellier from Lyon, you can choose to depart from train stations like Lyon Part Dieu, Lyon-Perrache and Lyon Part-Dieu, Gare routière. Your route can end in train stations such as Montpellier Saint-Roch, Montpellier-Sud-de-France and Montpellier.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Lyon Part Dieu   and arrive in Montpellier Saint-Roch.

Where is the train station in Lyon? Where is the train station in Montpellier?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, Lyon Part Dieu, located approximately 1.1 miles (1.8 km) from the city center of Lyon. The most popular arrival train station in Montpellier, called Montpellier Saint-Roch, is located around 0.4 miles (740 m) away from its city center.

Which train companies can get me from Lyon to Montpellier?

For the best Lyon to Montpellier train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI or SNCF | TER. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services to Montpellier from Lyon to compare what amenities they may offer.

Is there a direct train from Lyon to Montpellier?

Yes, there are 7 direct trains per day from Lyon to Montpellier with SNCF | TGV or SNCF | TGV INOUI, and you won’t need to transfer at another stop in between. Direct train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time when traveling to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to before you buy your train ticket.

How many train services per day are there between Lyon and Montpellier?

On average, there are 7 trains a day from Lyon to Montpellier. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

What are the first and last departure train times from Lyon to Montpellier?

You can take the earliest train from Lyon to Montpellier at 5: 36 AM   or take the last train from Lyon to Montpellier leaving at 6: 42 PM. Look for the latest Lyon to Montpellier train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this trip.

How far in advance should I book a train ticket from Lyon to Montpellier to get the best deals?

If you buy a train ticket from Lyon to Montpellier within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $37 (€31) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets between Lyon and Montpellier are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Lyon
Montpellier
Lyon Part Dieu is the most popular Lyon 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 Lyon for your trip to Montpellier.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+33 184943635
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Wed: 05: 00 - 20: 45 | Thu - Sat: 05: 00 - 21: 45 | Sun: 06: 45 - 21: 45
Public transit options for Lyon Part Dieu
Metro lines: A, B, C, D
Tram lines: T4, K240, T3, K100
Bus lines: 2960, C2, C3, C6, C9
Train lines: TGV, TGV Lyria, TGV INOUI, OUIGO, TER, Intercités, Eurostar, AVE
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+33 72401062
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 10: 00 - 18: 00
Public transit options for Lyon-Perrache
Metro lines: A, B, C, D
Bus lines: 8, 31, 46, 49, 55, 60, 63, S1, C19, C21, C22
Tram lines: 1, 2
Train lines: TGV, TGV INOUI, OUIGO, TER Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, Intercités