Montpellier to Madrid train

Cheap train tickets from Montpellier to Madrid

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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.

Renfe AVE
07:39AMMontpellier6h06 01:45PMMadrid
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Train schedule from Montpellier to Madrid

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Renfe AVE
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Fastest train times from Montpellier to Madrid

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Fastest Journey

6 h 6 m


6 h 6 m

Trains per day



720 km

Of the 1 trains that leave Montpellier for Madrid every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Renfe AVE
07:39AMMontpellier6h06 01:45PMMadrid
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Overview: Train from Montpellier to Madrid

distanceDistance446 miles (719 km)
durationAverage train duration6 h 6 min
priceAverage train ticket price$218 (€200)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain providersRenfe-SNCF or Renfe AVE

Trains from Montpellier to Madrid cover the 446 miles (719 km) long route taking on average 6 h 6 min with our travel partners like Renfe-SNCF or Renfe AVE. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $151 (€138), but the average price of train tickets is $218 (€200). Travelers depart most frequently from Montpellier Saint-Roch and arrive in Madrid-Puerta de Atocha.

Train companies: Renfe-SNCF and AVE from Montpellier to Madrid trains

Buy your official Renfe-SNCF and AVE train tickets from Montpellier to Madrid from $151 (€138) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most popular route.


Enjoy a smooth and easy trip between Montpellier and Madrid with Renfe-SNCF! As an official travel partner of Renfe-SNCF, Omio can help you search current train schedules and timetables from Renfe-SNCF, compare the best routes from Montpellier to Madrid as well as the class fares available for this route (including information on baggage allowance and amenities provided onboard), and buy the most affordable Renfe-SNCF Montpellier to Madrid train ticket available today. If you search for Renfe-SNCF tickets in the Omio app, you can also see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless rather than needing to wait in a line at the train station in person to purchase tickets. Once you find your ideal route, book your one-way train from Montpellier to Madrid on Omio or in the Omio app in just a few simple steps. You can then sit back and enjoy the 446 miles (719 km) trip to Madrid from Montpellier with ease and comfort on a train with Renfe-SNCF.

Renfe-SNCF from Montpellier to Madrid train information:

  • Average Duration: 6 h 6 min
  • Renfe-SNCF frequency: 1 a day

AVE offers excellent high-speed train services in Spain, including the route to Madrid from Montpellier. Omio, as an official Renfe AVE partner, shows you AVE train schedules so you can choose the fastest and cheapest Montpellier to Madrid train ticket. The distance to Madrid from Montpellier on AVE is approximately 446 miles (719 km) and prices start as low as $151 (€138) on Omio.

Renfe AVE has a wide variety of ticket types with special offers such as Promo, Promo + and Flexible tickets. If you are a regular Renfe customer, you can apply discount cards such as the Gold Card and the + Renfe Youth 50 Card at Omio when purchasing an AVE ticket.

The AVE trains are the most popular from Renfe, with the most schedules throughout the day. Their trains offer a restaurant, WiFi, bathrooms, entertainment on board and, most importantly, the highest speed to reach your destination. As one of the fastest trains in the entire world, AVE trains reach speeds up to 192 mph (310 kmh) on select routes and connect the main Spanish cities in just a few hours. Reserve your AVE tickets with Omio today!

  • Average Price: $151

Travel Tips: Trains from Montpellier to Madrid

Travel by train to Madrid 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 Madrid.

Travel between Montpellier, France and Madrid, Spain by train is: Fully open.

Can I enter Spain from France?

International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of France

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

Conditions of entry:

  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands

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

All travelers in Spain must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 7/28/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Madrid from Montpellier as this information can change.

Return travel from Spain to France is: Fully open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Montpellier from Madrid?

Entry into France is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in France from Madrid?

Requirements for reentering:

  • There are no current restrictions

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

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

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

Last checked on 8/8/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Montpellier from Madrid.

Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest train to Madrid from Montpellier for the next 7 days starting from $151 (€138)  one way.
In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $218 (€200)  for a train ticket from Montpellier to Madrid.
The Montpellier to Madrid train distance is approximately 446 miles (719 km).
The train time from Montpellier to Madrid is on average 6 h 6 min  for the 446 miles (719 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Madrid from Montpellier by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

Some of the Montpellier train stations to Madrid you can start your journey from include Montpellier Saint-Roch, Montpellier-Sud-de-France and Montpellier. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Madrid include Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, Madrid Chamartín and Madrid Méndez Alvaro.

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Montpellier Saint-Roch   and arriving in Madrid-Puerta de Atocha.

You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, Montpellier Saint-Roch, located approximately 3.3 miles (5.4 km) from the city center of Montpellier. The most popular arrival train station in Madrid, called Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, is located around 1.4 miles (2.2 km) away from its city center.

For the route from Montpellier to Madrid you can take a train with Renfe-SNCF or Renfe AVE. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services between Montpellier and Madrid on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
The average number of trains departing Montpellier for Madrid is 1 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The first Montpellier to Madrid train departs at 7: 39 AM   and the last train from Montpellier to Madrid leaves at 7: 39 AM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Montpellier to Madrid on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
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 buy train tickets between Montpellier and Madrid within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $218 (€200) one way. To find the best prices for this trip, consider booking your train ticket from Montpellier to Madrid a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Montpellier Saint-Roch is the most popular Montpellier 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 Montpellier for your trip to Madrid.
Amenities at station
Phone Number
+33 892353535
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

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