Lyon to Montpellier train

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Cheap train tickets from Lyon to Montpellier

Showing times and prices for Jul 21

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Lyon to Montpellier is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Cheapest
Renfe AVE INT
02:35PM1h49
Lyon Part Dieu
04:24PMMontpellier-Saint-Roch
$701One-way
0 transfers
2nd Cheapest
SNCF | TGV
08:10PM1h52
Lyon Part Dieu
10:02PMMontpellier-Saint-Roch
$751One-way
0 transfers
2nd Cheapest
SNCF | TGV INOUI
08:10PM1h52
Lyon Part Dieu
10:02PMMontpellier-Saint-Roch
$751One-way
0 transfers
SNCF | TGV INOUI
09:40AM1h40
Lyon Part Dieu
11:20AMMontpellier-Sud-de-France
$801One-way
0 transfers
SNCF | TGV INOUI
02:20PM3h50
Lyon Part Dieu
06:10PMMontpellier-Saint-Roch
$851One-way
2 transfers

Train schedule from Lyon to Montpellier

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, July 21
SNCF | TGV INOUI
06:40AM1h56
Lyon Part Dieu
08:36AMMontpellier-Saint-Roch
0 transfers
SNCF | TGV INOUI
08:06AM2h05
Lyon Part Dieu
10:11AMMontpellier-Saint-Roch
1 transfer
SNCF | TGV INOUI
09:40AM1h40
Lyon Part Dieu
11:20AMMontpellier-Sud-de-France
0 transfers
SNCF | TGV INOUI
02:20PM3h50
Lyon Part Dieu
06:10PMMontpellier-Saint-Roch
2 transfers
Renfe AVE INT
02:35PM1h49
Lyon Part Dieu
04:24PMMontpellier-Saint-Roch
0 transfers
SNCF | TGV INOUI
04:40PM1h54
Lyon Part Dieu
06:34PMMontpellier-Saint-Roch
0 transfers
SNCF | TGV INOUI
05:10PM1h40
Lyon Part Dieu
06:50PMMontpellier-Sud-de-France
0 transfers
SNCF | TGV INOUI
06:10PM1h51
Lyon Part Dieu
08:01PMMontpellier-Saint-Roch
0 transfers
SNCF | TGV INOUI
06:40PM2h09
Lyon Part Dieu
08:49PMMontpellier-Saint-Roch
0 transfers
SNCF | TGV
08:10PM1h52
Lyon Part Dieu
10:02PMMontpellier-Saint-Roch
0 transfers
SNCF | TGV INOUI
08:10PM1h52
Lyon Part Dieu
10:02PMMontpellier-Saint-Roch
0 transfers
SNCF | TGV INOUI
08:40PM2h41
Lyon Part Dieu
11:21PMMontpellier-Saint-Roch
1 transfer

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Fastest train times from Lyon to Montpellier

Showing times and prices for Jul 21

Fastest Journey

1 h 40 m

Average

2 h 6 m

Trains per day

12

Distance

250 km

Of the 12 trains that leave Lyon for Montpellier every day 9 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
SNCF | TGV INOUI
09:40AM1h40
Lyon Part Dieu
11:20AMMontpellier-Sud-de-France
$801One-way
0 transfers
Fastest
SNCF | TGV INOUI
05:10PM1h40
Lyon Part Dieu
06:50PMMontpellier-Sud-de-France
$1231One-way
0 transfers
2nd Fastest
Renfe AVE INT
02:35PM1h49
Lyon Part Dieu
04:24PMMontpellier-Saint-Roch
$701One-way
0 transfers
SNCF | TGV INOUI
06:10PM1h51
Lyon Part Dieu
08:01PMMontpellier-Saint-Roch
$1231One-way
0 transfers
SNCF | TGV
08:10PM1h52
Lyon Part Dieu
10:02PMMontpellier-Saint-Roch
$751One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Lyon to Montpellier

distanceDistance154 miles (249 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 43 min
priceAverage train ticket price$58 (€50)
frequencyTrain frequency8 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 5 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersTGV INOUI, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI, Renfe AVE INT, SNCF TER, AVE or SNCF (3)

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 TGV INOUI, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI, Renfe AVE INT, SNCF TER, AVE or SNCF (3). Normally, there are 8 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $58 (€50), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $16 (€14). Travelers depart most frequently from Lyon Part Dieu and arrive in Montpellier-Saint-Roch.

Train companies: TGV INOUI, SNCF | TGV and SNCF | TGV INOUI from Lyon to Montpellier trains

You can travel by train between Lyon and Montpellier with TGV INOUI, SNCF | TGV and SNCF | TGV INOUI for as low as $16 (€14). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.

The SNCF TGV is a high-speed train service operated by the French national railway company, SNCF. It is one of the fastest trains in the world, with speeds of up to 320 km/h (200 mph). The TGV has been in operation since 1981 and is now the most popular high-speed train in Europe. The TGV offers a variety of train types, including the TGV Duplex, TGV Lyria, TGV InOui, and TGV OuiGo. Each type of train offers different amenities, such as Wi-Fi, power outlets, and comfortable seating. There are also different ticket types available, such as the Prem's ticket, which offers discounts on certain routes. Onboard facilities include a café-bar, a selection of newspapers and magazines, and a range of audio-visual entertainment. Passengers can also take advantage of the TGV's free Wi-Fi service. The most popular routes for the SNCF TGV include Paris to Lyon, Paris to Marseille, Paris to Bordeaux, and Paris to Lille. These routes offer passengers a fast and convenient way to travel between major cities in France.

Train information from Lyon to Montpellier with SNCF | TGV:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 43 min
  • Cheapest Price: $27

FAQs: Trains from Lyon to Montpellier

FAQs: Travel by train from Lyon to Montpellier easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Lyon to Montpellier.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Lyon to Montpellier can start from as little as $16 (€14) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Lyon to Montpellier is $58 (€50); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time from Lyon to Montpellier is on average 1 h 43 min   for the 154 mile (249 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Lyon to Montpellier by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Lyon to Montpellier leaves at 4: 37 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Lyon to Montpellier leaves at 7: 39 PM.
Yes, there are 5 direct trains a day from Lyon to Montpellier with TGV INOUI, SNCF | TGV or SNCF | TGV INOUI. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer direct trains.
Yes, you can take a high-speed train from Lyon to Montpellier with TGV INOUI or SNCF | TGV. Overall you can travel with the following companies: TGV INOUI, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI, Renfe AVE INT, SNCF TER, AVE or SNCF (3).
When taking a train from Lyon to Montpellier, you can count on TGV INOUI, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI, Renfe AVE INT, SNCF TER, AVE or SNCF (3) for the best way to get you to Montpellier. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service between Lyon and Montpellier and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 7: 39 PM.

When departing from Lyon, you have various train station options to start your route from including Lyon Part Dieu, Gare de Lyon-Perrache and Lyon Saint-Exupéry TGV. When arriving in Montpellier, you can end your trip in train stations like Montpellier-Saint-Roch, Montpellier-Sud-de-France and Montpellier.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Lyon Part Dieu, which is located around 2 miles (3.3 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Montpellier-Saint-Roch, located 3.5 miles (5.6 km) away from the city centre.

A day trip to Montpellier from Lyon is worth doing with a journey time of 1 h 43 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Lyon to Montpellier is October.
You have options as you can travel to Montpellier from Lyon 2 different ways: train or bus.

Important Stations and Airports in Lyon and Montpellier

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
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+33 72401062
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 10: 00 - 18: 00
Public transit options for Gare de 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
Montpellier-Saint-Roch is the most popular Montpellier train station for Omio travelers, but Montpellier has quite a few train hubs. Find all the information you need to know about the main railway stations in Montpellier for your trip from Lyon.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+33 892353535
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 10: 00 - 19: 00
Public transit options for Montpellier-Saint-Roch
Tram lines: 1, 2, 3, 4
Bus lines: 6, 7, 8, 11, 12
Train lines: TGV, TGV INOUI, OUIGO, TER L1, TER L2, TER L3, Intercités, AVE
Montpellier-Sud-de-FranceParkingTaxisAccessibility
Amenities at station
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility

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