How to travel from Barcelona to Montpellier

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from Barcelona to Montpellier

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

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The best way to travel from Barcelona to Montpellier is by taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

BlaBlaCar Bus
Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord
01:10PMMontpellier, Sabines Gare Routière
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BlaBlaCar Bus
Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord
01:10PMMontpellier, Sabines Gare Routière
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Barcelona Sants
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Barcelona Sants
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BlaBlaCar Bus
Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord
02:15PMMontpellier, Sabines Gare Routière
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BlaBlaCar Bus
Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord
07:20PMMontpellier, Sabines Gare Routière
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BlaBlaCar Bus
Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord
03:15PMMontpellier, Sabines Gare Routière
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Travel Information to Montpellier from Barcelona

distanceDistance176 miles (284 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain or bus
priceTicket price range$33 - $12
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $12 (€10) • 4 h 10 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $33 (€29) • 3 h 5 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBlaBlaCar Bus, GNV or AVE

Travel 176 miles (284 km) by train or bus between Barcelona and Montpellier. The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are BlaBlaCar Bus, GNV or AVE among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, ferry, flight or train from Barcelona to Montpellier.

How to get from Barcelona to Montpellier

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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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Travel on Renfe, BlaBlaCar Bus and Alsa travel between Barcelona and Montpellier at great prices. Omio finds you travel times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies all in one place.

Looking for a comfortable way to travel between Barcelona and Montpellier? Reserve your Renfe AVE travel from Barcelona to Montpellier with Omio today! Renfe is Spain’s national travel company that offers a wide variety of connections throughout the country as well as France and Portugal, including the Barcelona to Montpellier route. Omio shows you current AVE schedules and tickets to cover the 176 miles (284 km) distance. You can choose from ticket options like Promo, Promo + or Flexible for the best deals on this trip. Renfe discount cards, such as the Renfe Gold Card and the + Renfe Youth 50 Card, can also be applied when purchasing your AVE ticket on Omio.

As the main high-speed travel service in Spain, AVE provides amenities like a restaurant, bathrooms, WiFi access, and onboard entertainment on its routes. AVE covers long distances and connects major cities in Spain in just a few hours thanks to its high speed. These travel can reach speeds up to 192 mph (310 kmh) on select routes, making AVE travel one of the fastest in the entire world. AVE offers all travelers ultimate comfort, flexibility and convenience, and on Omio you can book AVE tickets in a few steps!

    FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost travel companies in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travelers in both continents the option to take a long-distance travel at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight travel on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on bag and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long travel journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.

      FAQs: Travel from Barcelona to Montpellier

      FAQs: Travel 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 Barcelona to Montpellier.

      There are 2 options to travel between Barcelona and Montpellier including taking a train or bus.

      The cheapest way to travel between Barcelona and Montpellier is a bus with an average price of $12 (€10).

      This is compared to other travel options from Barcelona to Montpellier:

      A bus is () less than a ferry with an average ticket price of () from Barcelona to Montpellier.

      A bus is () less than a flight for this journey with tickets for a flight from Barcelona to Montpellier costing on average ().

      Taking a bus costs $22 (€19) less than taking a train, which average ticket prices of $33 (€29).

      The fastest way from Barcelona to Montpellier is by train with an average journey time of 3 h 5 min.

      There are alternative travel options to Montpellier that take longer:

      Bus takes 4 h 10 min on average.

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

      The average frequency per day from Barcelona to Montpellier is:

      • Around 11 buses per day.
      • 2 trains per day.

      However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip from Barcelona to Montpellier as scheduled services by train or bus can vary by season or day of the week.

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

      • Buses mostly depart from Barcelona, Estación de Autobuses de Sants and arrive in Montpellier, Gare Montpellier Sud de France.
      • Flights from Barcelona to Montpellier most often leave from Barcelona El Prat Airport and arrive in Montpellier Airport.
      • Trains from Barcelona to Montpellier most often leave from Barcelona and arrive in Montpellier-Saint-Roch.

      Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Barcelona to Montpellier:

      • You can take a bus from Barcelona to Montpellier with BlaBlaCar Bus, Alsa, FlixBus, Ourbus, BlaBlaCar, Movelia, Eurolines Switzerland or Infobus. Cheap tickets can be found for $12 (€10) with BlaBlaCar Bus from Barcelona to Montpellier.
      • You can go to Montpellier from Barcelona by train with AVE, Renfe AVE INT, Renfe-SNCF, TGV INOUI, SNCF | TGV INOUI or Renfe. You'll see cheap train tickets for $33 (€29) with Renfe AVE INT from Barcelona to Montpellier on Omio.

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

      • You can find 11 direct buses per day to Montpellier with BlaBlaCar Bus, Alsa or FlixBus.
      • You can check for a direct train to Montpellier with TGV INOUI with 1 direct train per day.

      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 journey.

      Looking to extend your trip from Barcelona to Montpellier? Many Omio customers who go from Barcelona to Montpellier usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Paris, Marseille, Lyon or Toulouse. If you're looking to explore Paris, Marseille, Lyon or Toulouse from Montpellier, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
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