The cheapest trains from Montpellier to Lyon

Showing times and prices for Sep 23

Cheapest

$42

Average

$66

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 Montpellier to Lyon will cost around $ 66 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 42.

Cheapest
04:40PMMontpellier1h40 06:20PMLyon Part Dieu
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$421One-way
Cheapest
09:10AMMontpellier1h43 10:53AMLyon Part Dieu
0 changes
$421One-way
2nd Cheapest
09:10AMMontpellier1h43 10:53AMLyon Part Dieu
0 changes
$451One-way
2nd Cheapest
01:55PMMontpellier1h55 03:50PMLyon Part Dieu
0 changes
$451One-way
12:48PMMontpellier Saint-Roch3h02 03:50PMLyon Part Dieu
1 changes
$471One-way

Timetable Montpellier to Lyon

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06:28AMMontpellier1h56 08:24AMLyon Part Dieu
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09:10AMMontpellier1h43 10:53AMLyon Part Dieu
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09:10AMMontpellier1h43 10:53AMLyon Part Dieu
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10:07AMMontpellier1h43 11:50AMLyon Part Dieu
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12:48PMMontpellier Saint-Roch3h02 03:50PMLyon Part Dieu
0 changes
01:55PMMontpellier1h55 03:50PMLyon Part Dieu
0 changes
02:52PMMontpellier1h56 04:48PMLyon Part Dieu
0 changes
03:18PMMontpellier2h36 05:54PMLyon Part Dieu
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04:40PMMontpellier1h40 06:20PMLyon Part Dieu
0 changes
05:10PMMontpellier1h40 06:50PMLyon Part Dieu
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05:11PMMontpellier Saint-Roch2h39 07:50PMLyon Part Dieu
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05:58PMMontpellier1h52 07:50PMLyon Part Dieu
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06:46PMMontpellier Saint-Roch3h14 10:00PMLyon Part Dieu
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07:33PMMontpellier2h27 10:00PMLyon Part Dieu
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Thu
Sep 23
$42SNCF | TGV INOUI
$7Flixbus
Fri
Sep 24
$45SNCF | TGV INOUI
$7BlaBlaCar Bus
Sat
Sep 25
$42SNCF | TGV INOUI
$7BlaBlaCar Bus
Sun
Sep 26
$45SNCF | TGV INOUI
$7BlaBlaCar Bus
Mon
Sep 27
$42SNCF | TGV INOUI
$7BlaBlaCar Bus
Tue
Sep 28
$36SNCF | TGV INOUI
$7Flixbus
Wed
Sep 29
$36SNCF | TGV INOUI
$7BlaBlaCar Bus
Thu
Sep 30
$36SNCF | TGV
$7BlaBlaCar Bus
Fri
Oct 1
$36SNCF | TGV INOUI
$7BlaBlaCar Bus
Sat
Oct 2
$36SNCF | TGV INOUI
$7BlaBlaCar Bus
Sun
Oct 3
$39SNCF | TGV INOUI
$7BlaBlaCar Bus
Mon
Oct 4
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$9Alsa
Thu
Oct 7
$36SNCF | TGV
$7BlaBlaCar Bus
Fri
Oct 8
$36SNCF | TGV INOUI
$7BlaBlaCar Bus
Sat
Oct 9
$36SNCF | TGV INOUI
$7BlaBlaCar Bus
Sun
Oct 10
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$7BlaBlaCar Bus
Mon
Oct 11
$36SNCF | TGV INOUI
$7BlaBlaCar Bus
Tue
Oct 12
$36SNCF | TGV INOUI
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The fastest trains from Montpellier to Lyon

Showing times and prices for Sep 23

Fastest Journey

1 h 40 m

Average

2 h 9 m

Trains per day

14

Distance

250 km

Of the 14 trains that leave Montpellier for Lyon every day 9 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 40 m .

The slowest trains will take 3 h 14 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
04:40PMMontpellier1h40 06:20PMLyon Part Dieu
0 changes
$421One-way
Fastest
05:10PMMontpellier1h40 06:50PMLyon Part Dieu
0 changes
$521One-way
2nd Fastest
09:10AMMontpellier1h43 10:53AMLyon Part Dieu
0 changes
$421One-way
2nd Fastest
09:10AMMontpellier1h43 10:53AMLyon Part Dieu
0 changes
$451One-way
2nd Fastest
10:07AMMontpellier1h43 11:50AMLyon Part Dieu
0 changes
$811One-way

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Train Information from Montpellier to Lyon

distanceDistance154 miles (249 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 40 min
priceAverage train ticket price$42 (€34)
frequencyTrain frequency5 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 5 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesSNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF, SNCF | TER or SNCF | TER

Trains from Montpellier to Lyon cover the 154 miles (249 km) long journey taking on average 1 h 40 min with our travel partners like SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF, SNCF | TER or SNCF | TER. Normally, there are 5 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $36 (€29), but the average price of train tickets is $42 (€34). Travelers depart most frequently from Montpellier Saint-Roch and arrive in Lyon Part Dieu.

Train tickets from Montpellier to Lyon: when to book to save $

Time Price Savings
1 week earlier 33 €
2 weeks earlier 30 €10%
3 weeks earlier 30 €10%
1 month before 25 €32%
2 months earlier 23 €43%
3 months earlier 25 €32%


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The rule of buying in advance to save money is not only valid when booking a flight but also for train travel. Train tickets are generally on sale 6 months before the departure date. Some train booking tips from us:

  • Buying your train ticket from Montpellier - Lyon 3 weeks in advance means you can save on average up to 10% compared to the price available on the day of departure.
  • If you book a ticket Montpellier - Lyon with 2 months in advance you save up to about 43% compared to the initial price.
  • By booking 3 months in advance, you could save up to 32%.
  • On Omio you can find all offers, train times and prices for train travel in Europe, the U.S., and Canada.

Travel Tips

Trains from Montpellier to Lyon
Travel by train to Lyon 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 Montpellier to Lyon.
FAQs
What is the price of the cheapest train from Montpellier to Lyon?
Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest train between Montpellier and Lyon for the next 7 days starting from $36 (€29)  one way.
What is the cost of a train between Montpellier and Lyon?
The Montpellier to Lyon train ticket price is on average $42 (€34)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this route in the next week.
How far is it from Montpellier to Lyon by train?
The Montpellier to Lyon train distance is approximately 154 miles (249 km).
How long is the train between Montpellier and Lyon?
On average the Montpellier to Lyon train travel time is 1 h 40 min  for the 154 miles (249 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
What is the departure train station in Montpellier and arrival train station in Lyon?

Some of the Montpellier train stations to Lyon you can start your journey from include Montpellier Saint-Roch, Montpellier-Sud-de-France and Montpellier. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Lyon include Lyon Part Dieu, Lyon-Perrache and Lyon Part-Dieu Gare routière.

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Montpellier Saint-Roch   and arriving in Lyon Part Dieu.

Where is the departure train station in Montpellier located? Where is the arrival train station in Lyon located?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Montpellier Saint-Roch and travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Lyon Part Dieu and need to travel approximately 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the train station to the city center in Lyon.

What train providers go from Montpellier to Lyon?
When taking a train from Montpellier to Lyon, you can count on SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF, SNCF | TER or SNCF | TER for the best way to get you to Lyon. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service from Montpellier to Lyon and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
How many trains per day are there from Montpellier to Lyon?
The average number of trains departing Montpellier for Lyon is 5 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
When can I take the first train from Montpellier to Lyon? When can I take the last train for the day?
The earliest train for this journey departs from Montpellier at 6: 54 AM. The last train leaves from Montpellier at 3: 58 PM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Montpellier to Lyon and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
How far in advance should I purchase a train ticket from Montpellier to Lyon to get the best deals?
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train providers offering this journey and save money. If you purchase train tickets from Montpellier to Lyon within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $42 (€34) one way. To find the best prices for this trip, consider booking your train ticket from Montpellier to Lyon a few months in advance.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Montpellier
Lyon
Montpellier Saint-Roch
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