You can get from Lyon to Montpellier by train, bus or flight.
To get from Lyon to Montpellier on Aug 17 we recommend taking a train 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||154 miles (249 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus, flight, ferry or train|
|Ticket price range||$12 - $31|
|Cheapest mode||Bus • $12 (€11) • 3 h 10 min|
|Fastest mode||Train • $31 (€29) • 1 h 43 min|
|Popular travel companies||Flixbus or SNCF | TGV INOUI|
Take a bus, flight, ferry or train to travel 154 miles (249 km) between Lyon and Montpellier. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 43 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $12 (€11). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus or SNCF | TGV INOUI among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus from Lyon to Montpellier.
There are 4 ways to travel between Lyon and Montpellier including taking a bus, flight, ferry or train.
The cheapest way to travel between Lyon and Montpellier is by taking a bus with an average price of $12 (€11).
This is compared to other travel options to Montpellier:
Taking a bus is about $13 (€12) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $25 (€23) for this route.
A bus is generally $19 (€18) less than a train for the same trip. Taking a train costs on average $31 (€29) from Lyon to Montpellier.
The fastest way from Lyon to Montpellier is by train with an average journey time of 1 h 43 min.
There are alternative travel options to Montpellier that can usually take longer:
In comparison, going by bus can take 3 h 10 min on average.
In comparison, taking a flight requires on average 0 h 0 min of travel time.
Montpellier is approximately 154 miles (249 km) away from Lyon.
The average frequency per day from Lyon to Montpellier is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between Lyon and Montpellier as scheduled services by bus, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Lyon to Montpellier:
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Yes, there are direct routes from Lyon 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 trip.
When planning your trip from Lyon to Montpellier, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:
However, we recommend buying tickets from Lyon to Montpellier online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.
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