The cheapest trains from Paris to Montpellier

Showing times and prices for Sep 23

Cheapest

$142

Average

$159

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 Paris to Montpellier will cost around $ 159 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 142.

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10:12AMParis Gare de Lyon3h29 01:41PMMontpellier
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$1421One-way
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11:11AMParis Gare de Lyon3h15 02:26PMMontpellier
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$1421One-way
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05:11PMParis Gare de Lyon3h21 08:32PMMontpellier
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$1421One-way
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04:11PMParis Gare de Lyon3h15 07:26PMMontpellier
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$1421One-way
2nd Cheapest
11:51AMParis Gare de Lyon4h04 03:55PMMontpellier
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$1461One-way

Timetable Paris to Montpellier

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08:11AMParis Gare de Lyon3h22 11:33AMMontpellier
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10:12AMParis Gare de Lyon3h29 01:41PMMontpellier
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11:11AMParis Gare de Lyon3h15 02:26PMMontpellier
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11:51AMParis Gare de Lyon4h04 03:55PMMontpellier
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02:57PMParis Gare de Lyon3h56 06:53PMMontpellier
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04:11PMParis Gare de Lyon3h15 07:26PMMontpellier
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05:11PMParis Gare de Lyon3h21 08:32PMMontpellier
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06:19PMParis Gare de Lyon3h09 09:28PMMontpellier
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Wed
Sep 22
$103SNCF | TGV INOUI
$66Flixbus
$340Air France
Thu
Sep 23
$142SNCF | TGV INOUI
$37BlaBlaCar Bus
$71easyJet
Fri
Sep 24
$139SNCF | TGV INOUI
$31BlaBlaCar Bus
$123easyJet
Sat
Sep 25
$78SNCF | TGV INOUI
$19Flixbus
$227Air France
Sun
Sep 26
$97SNCF | TGV INOUI
$31BlaBlaCar Bus
$125easyJet
Mon
Sep 27
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$19BlaBlaCar Bus
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Sep 28
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$35BlaBlaCar Bus
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Sep 29
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$26Flixbus
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Thu
Sep 30
$72SNCF | TGV INOUI
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$56easyJet
Fri
Oct 1
$72SNCF | TGV INOUI
$17Flixbus
$74easyJet
Sat
Oct 2
$61SNCF | TGV INOUI
$17Flixbus
$166Air France
Sun
Oct 3
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$19BlaBlaCar Bus
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Oct 4
$50SNCF | TGV INOUI
$17Flixbus
$49easyJet
Tue
Oct 5
$50SNCF | TGV INOUI
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$164Air France
Wed
Oct 6
$50SNCF | TGV INOUI
$17Flixbus
$164Air France
Thu
Oct 7
$50SNCF | TGV INOUI
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$46easyJet
Fri
Oct 8
$78SNCF | TGV INOUI
$17Flixbus
$59easyJet
Sat
Oct 9
$50SNCF | TGV INOUI
$17BlaBlaCar Bus
$164Air France
Sun
Oct 10
$73SNCF | TGV INOUI
$17Flixbus
$79easyJet
Mon
Oct 11
$61SNCF | TGV INOUI
$17Flixbus
$46easyJet
Tue
Oct 12
$56SNCF | Intercités de nuit
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$164Air France

The fastest trains from Paris to Montpellier

Showing times and prices for Sep 23

Fastest Journey

3 h 9 m

Average

3 h 28 m

Trains per day

8

Distance

595 km

Of the 8 trains that leave Paris for Montpellier every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 595 km distance in an average of 3 h 28 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 3 h 9 m .

The slowest trains will take 4 h 4 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
06:19PMParis Gare de Lyon3h09 09:28PMMontpellier
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$1951One-way
2nd Fastest
11:11AMParis Gare de Lyon3h15 02:26PMMontpellier
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$1421One-way
2nd Fastest
04:11PMParis Gare de Lyon3h15 07:26PMMontpellier
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$1421One-way
05:11PMParis Gare de Lyon3h21 08:32PMMontpellier
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$1421One-way
08:11AMParis Gare de Lyon3h22 11:33AMMontpellier
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$1921One-way

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Train Information to Montpellier from Paris

distanceDistance368 miles (594 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 9 min
priceAverage train ticket price$98 (€79)
frequencyTrain frequency5 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 5 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesSNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI or SNCF

Trains from Paris to Montpellier cover the 368 miles (594 km) long trip taking on average 3 h 9 min with our travel partners like SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI or SNCF. Normally, there are 5 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $98 (€79), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $50 (€40). Travelers depart most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in Montpellier Saint-Roch.

Trains from Paris to Montpellier

For visitors to the south-west of France, frequent direct trains to Montpellier from Paris offer the easiest connections to France's fastest growing city. There are daily direct trains from Paris Gare De Lyon, mostly taking around three hours and 30 minutes to reach Montpellier. Timetables include departures from early morning to mid-evening, with additional services on Fridays for Mediterranean weekend breaks. Indirect connections are also available with one change of train en route.

Which train companies travel from Paris to Montpellier?

French state rail operator SNCF provides all daily direct departures from Paris Gare De Lyon to Montpellier Gare Saint Roch or Montpellier Sud on high-speed TGV trains. Indirect connections use SNCF TGV connections with one change at Nîmes en route .

How long is the train from Paris to Montpellier?

The fastest connections on the 412-mile route south-west to Montpellier are SNCF evening departures, taking three hours and nine minutes. Most direct trains take up to 20 minutes longer. The fastest indirect connection to Montpellier takes three hours and 47 minutes .

How many trains are there from Paris to Montpellier?

SNCF's TGV timetable offers 11 daily departures from Paris to Montpellier from Monday-Thursday, 13 trains on Fridays, eight on Saturdays and ten on Sundays. One TGV train a day stops at Montpellier Sud station, the rest at Saint Roch. Departure times range from early morning services to mid-evening connections, with frequent additional indirect departures from Paris.  

What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Paris to Montpellier?

Departure train station: Paris Gare De Lyon, where all trains depart, is situated on the eastern side of central Paris, with connections on Metro lines 1 and 14 and RER lines A and D. The station concourse has luxury gift stores, a food supermarket, restaurants, luggage lockers, and taxi stands.

Arrival train station: Passengers may arrive at Montpellier Gare Saint Roch or Montpellier Sud. Gare Saint Roch is located in the heart of the city, with connections on local trams and bus routes 6, 7, 8, 11, 12 and 16. Montpellier Sud station is three miles south-east of the city, with bus lines 106 and 120 providing connections downtown. Facilities at the stations include cafe-bars, gift stores, luggage lockers, and car rental desks.

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

Time Price Savings
1 week earlier 64 €
2 weeks earlier 57 €12%
3 weeks earlier 55 €16%
1 month before 52 €23%
2 months earlier 48 €33%
3 months earlier 44 €45%


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  • Buying your train ticket from Paris - Montpellier 3 weeks in advance means you can save on average up to 16% compared to the price available on the day of departure.
  • If you book a ticket Paris - Montpellier with 2 months in advance you save up to about 33% compared to the initial price.
  • By booking 3 months in advance, you could save up to 45%.
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Travel Tips

Trains from Paris to Montpellier
Travel by train 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 Paris to Montpellier.
FAQs
What is the price of the cheapest train from Paris to Montpellier?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Paris to Montpellier trains for as little as $50 (€40)  in the next 7 days.
How much is the train between Paris and Montpellier on average?
If you’re looking to buy your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Paris to Montpellier train price to come in at an average of $98 (€79)  one way.
How far is Paris to Montpellier by train?
The Paris to Montpellier train distance is approximately 368 miles (594 km).
What is the Paris to Montpellier train travel time?
The Paris to Montpellier train duration is on average 3 h 9 min, which is to be expected when traveling 368 miles (594 km) from Paris to Montpellier. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.
What station does the train from Paris to Montpellier depart from? Which Montpellier train station do I come into from Paris?

When taking the train from Paris to Montpellier, you can choose to depart from train stations like Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare du Nord and Paris Gare de l'Est. Your journey 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 Paris Gare de Lyon   and arrive in Montpellier Saint-Roch.

Where is the Paris train station located? Where is the Montpellier train station located?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and travel around 1 mile (s) / 2 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 mile (s) / 0 km from the train station to the city center in Montpellier.

Which train companies should I travel with from Paris to Montpellier?
For the best Paris to Montpellier train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI or SNCF. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services from Paris to Montpellier to compare what amenities they may offer.
Is there a direct train from Paris to Montpellier?
Yes, there are 5 direct trains a day to Montpellier from Paris. If you’re looking for a direct train, consider traveling with SNCF | TGV INOUI. Nonstop train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking your train tickets.
How many train services are there to Montpellier from Paris a day?
On average, there are 5 trains a day from Paris to Montpellier. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
When is the earliest train from Paris to Montpellier? When is the last train from Paris to Montpellier?
The earliest train for this trip departs from Paris at 5: 10 AM. The last train leaves from Paris at 6: 10 PM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Paris to Montpellier and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
How far in advance should I buy train tickets between Paris and Montpellier for the best deals?
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train companies offering this journey and save money. If you purchase train tickets from Paris to Montpellier within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $98 (€79) one way. To find the best prices for this trip, consider booking your train ticket from Paris to Montpellier a few months in advance.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Paris
Montpellier
Gare Saint-Lazare
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Paris Gare Montparnasse
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Paris Gare d'Austerlitz
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Paris Gare de Lyon
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Refreshments
WC

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.<br>Metro lines 1, 14<br>Bus lines 29, 57, 61, 91, 20, 24, 63, 65, 87<br>Suburban train lines RER A, D
Paris Gare de l'Est
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Paris Gare du Nord
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Refreshments
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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is within walking distance of the city centre and is connected to other parts of the city by public transport.<br>Metro lines 4, 5<br>Suburban train lines RER B, D
How long does it take to get from the train station to the city centre?
This station is a 5-10 minute walk from the city centre.