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from Barcelona to Montpellier

You can get from Barcelona to Montpellier by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Barcelona to Montpellier on Aug 5 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

11:00AMBarcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord4h45 03:45PMMontpellier
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$191One-way
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11:00AMBarcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord4h45 03:45PMMontpellier
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$191One-way
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09:15AMBarcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord5h10 02:25PMMontpellier
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$191One-way
12:00PMBarcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord4h55 04:55PMMontpellier
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$241One-way
09:30PMBarcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord4h40 02:10AMMontpellier
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$241One-way

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Thu
Aug 5
$101Renfe-SNCF
$11Flixbus
Fri
Aug 6
$101Renfe-SNCF
$19Flixbus
Sat
Aug 7
$97Renfe-SNCF
$19Flixbus
Sun
Aug 8
$91Renfe-SNCF
$19Flixbus
Mon
Aug 9
$87Renfe-SNCF
$19Flixbus
Tue
Aug 10
$73Renfe-SNCF
$11Flixbus
Wed
Aug 11
$87Renfe-SNCF
$11Flixbus
Thu
Aug 12
$87Renfe-SNCF
$11Flixbus
Fri
Aug 13
$91Renfe-SNCF
$19Flixbus
Sat
Aug 14
$101Renfe-SNCF
$19Flixbus
Sun
Aug 15
$82Renfe-SNCF
$19Flixbus
Mon
Aug 16
$82Renfe-SNCF
$11Flixbus
Tue
Aug 17
$73Renfe-SNCF
$11Flixbus
Wed
Aug 18
$73Renfe-SNCF
$11BlaBlaCar Bus
Thu
Aug 19
$58Renfe-SNCF
$11Flixbus
Fri
Aug 20
$73Renfe-SNCF
$11Flixbus
Sat
Aug 21
$91Renfe-SNCF
$19Flixbus
Sun
Aug 22
$91Renfe-SNCF
$11BlaBlaCar Bus
Mon
Aug 23
$87Renfe-SNCF
$11Flixbus
Tue
Aug 24
$54Renfe-SNCF
$11Flixbus

Travel Information to Montpellier from Barcelona

distanceDistance176 miles (284 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$11 - $63
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $11 (€9) • 4 h
fastestFastest modeTrain • $63 (€50) • 3 h 6 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBlaBlaCar Bus or Renfe-SNCF

Travel 176 miles (284 km) by bus or train from Barcelona to Montpellier. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 6 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $11 (€9). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are BlaBlaCar Bus or Renfe-SNCF among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus from Barcelona to Montpellier.

How to get from Barcelona to Montpellier

The Best Way According to our Users

If you want to travel from Barcelona to Montpellier there are several options available to you. For this route, however, 62,79% of our customers choose the bus as their preferred method of transportation. Nowadays, traveling by bus is a relaxing and entertaining experience. Most bus companies offer different on-board services; ranging from "welcome drinks" to free wi-fi or personal entertainment. For this reason, the bus is often chosen as the best way to get from Barcelona to Montpellier. Bus companies normally offer comfortable journeys for reasonable prices, and if you choose to travel on a night bus you can even save the money of one night in a hotel. For that reason, the bus is most likely the cheapest way to get to your destination.

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FAQs
Is cross-border travel to Montpellier, France from Barcelona, Spain currently allowed?

Travel from Barcelona, Spain to Montpellier, France is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Montpellier from Barcelona restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Montpellier, France from Barcelona?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Exempted International Movement Certificate for travel required

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Montpellier, France?

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

  • Social distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

The above information was last verified on 8/3/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip from Barcelona to Montpellier closer to your planned date of departure here.

Are there restrictions on reentering Spain from Montpellier, France due to the coronavirus pandemic?

The current restriction level for returning to Barcelona, Spain from France is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Barcelona, Spain from Montpellier, France?

Reentering Spain is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Barcelona from Montpellier?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health screen upon arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing

Which rules do I need to follow in Barcelona, Spain regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to Spain must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

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

The information above was last checked on 8/3/21. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Barcelona from Montpellier here.

What are the ways to get from Barcelona to Montpellier?

There are 2 ways to travel from Barcelona to Montpellier including taking a bus or train.

How far is it from Barcelona to Montpellier?

The Barcelona to Montpellier distance is around 176 miles (284 km).

When traveling between Barcelona and Montpellier, what are the departure and arrival points in Barcelona and Montpellier?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Barcelona to Montpellier:

  • Buses mostly depart from Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord and arrive in Montpellier, Rue de la Madeleine (Sabines).
  • Trains most often depart from Barcelona at Barcelona Sants and arrive in Montpellier at Montpellier Saint-Roch.
Which travel companies can take me from Barcelona to Montpellier?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Barcelona to Montpellier, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with BlaBlaCar Bus to go to Montpellier by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find BlaBlaCar Bus Barcelona to Montpellier tickets on Omio for $11 (€9).
  • Travel with Renfe-SNCF to go to Montpellier by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Renfe-SNCF Barcelona to Montpellier tickets on Omio for $63 (€50).
Is there a way to travel directly from Barcelona to Montpellier?

Yes, there are direct services available from Barcelona to Montpellier with the following travel companies:

  • You can book a direct bus with Flixbus or BlaBlaCar Bus.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Montpellier as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets from Barcelona to Montpellier.

Where else should I travel to after my journey to Montpellier from Barcelona ends?
Many of our customers traveling from Barcelona to Montpellier don't make Montpellier their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Montpellier are Paris, Marseille or Toulouse, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Montpellier to any of these top destinations today!
When should I book a ticket from Barcelona to Montpellier online to score the best deals?

When planning your trip from Barcelona to Montpellier, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets are costing on average $11 (€9) one way.
  • Train tickets are costing $63 (€50) one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Barcelona to Montpellier online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

What is the cheapest way to travel to Montpellier from Barcelona?

The cheapest way to go to Montpellier from Barcelona is by taking a bus, which costs on average $11 (€9).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Montpellier:

A bus is generally $52 (€42) less than a train for the same journey. Taking a train costs on average $63 (€50) from Barcelona to Montpellier.

What is the quickest way to get from Barcelona to Montpellier?

The quickest way to travel to Montpellier from Barcelona is by train, which takes on average 3 h 6 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 4 h   of travel time.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Barcelona
Montpellier
Barcelona, Estacion de Autobuses de Sants
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Estació d'autobusos Barcelona-Nord
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Barcelona Estació De França
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