You can get from Barcelona to Montpellier by train, bus or flight.
To get from Barcelona to Montpellier on Dec 3 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
Find all the dates and times for this journey by train, bus, and flight, .
|Distance||176 miles (284 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus, ferry or train|
|Ticket price range||$11 - $146|
|Cheapest mode||Bus • $11 (€9) • 4 h 20 min|
|Fastest mode||Train • $78 (€65) • 3 h 6 min|
|Popular travel companies||BlaBlaCar Bus, Gnv or Renfe-SNCF|
Take a bus, ferry or train to travel 176 miles (284 km) between Barcelona and 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 journey are BlaBlaCar Bus, Gnv or Renfe-SNCF among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Barcelona to Montpellier.
Travel between Barcelona, Spain and Montpellier, France is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain.
Conditions of entry into France:
To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of France has imposed the following measures:
This information was last checked on 12/1/21. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your journey to Montpellier from Barcelona.
The restriction level for your return to Barcelona, Spain from France is: Partially open.
Entry into Spain is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France.
Conditions of reentry into Spain:
You should observe these safety measures in Spain as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
This information about your return travel to Spain was last checked on 12/1/21. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Barcelona from Montpellier closer to your date of departure here.
There are 3 ways to travel to Montpellier from Barcelona including taking a bus, ferry or train.
The cheapest way to travel to Montpellier from Barcelona is by taking a bus with an average price of $11 (€9).
This is compared to other travel options to Montpellier:
A bus is $135 (€113) less than a ferry for this trip with tickets for a ferry from Barcelona to Montpellier costing on average $146 (€122).
A bus is $68 (€56) less than a train for this trip with tickets for a train from Barcelona to Montpellier costing on average $78 (€65).
The fastest way to get to Montpellier from Barcelona is by train with an average travel time of 3 h 6 min.
Other travel options to Montpellier can usually take longer:
In comparison, going by bus can take 4 h 20 min on average.
In comparison, going by ferry can take 0 h 0 min on average.
The distance is approximately 176 miles (284 km) from Barcelona to Montpellier.
The average frequency per day from Barcelona to Montpellier is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route from Barcelona to Montpellier as scheduled services by bus, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points 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:
Yes, there are direct routes from Barcelona to Montpellier with the following travel companies:
Direct services to Montpellier tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your route.
When planning your trip from Barcelona to Montpellier, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:
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.
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