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Madrid to Montpellier by train

The journey from Madrid to Montpellier by train is 447.59 mi and takes 8 hr 34 min. There are 4 connections per day, with the first departure at 10:00 AM and the last at 8:25 PM. It is possible to travel from Madrid to Montpellier by train for as little as $49.87 or as much as $209.77. The best price for this journey is $49.87.

Lowest Price$49.87
Journey Duration8 hr 34 min
Connection per Day4
Lowest Price$49.87
Highest Price$209.77
First Departure10:00 AM
Last Departure8:25 PM
Distance447.59 mi
DepartureMadrid
ArrivalMontpellier
CarriersTGV inOui, FlixBusMore

Madrid to Montpellier Train Times

Departure date
Wednesday, May 22, 2024

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How much does it cost to get from Madrid to Montpellier by train?

On average, a train ticket from Madrid to Montpellier will cost you $121.51. However, there may be cheaper alternatives available. Virail will show you the lowest prices available for your chosen travel dates, which could be as little as $49.87. If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest train tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.
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On average, a train ticket from Madrid to Montpellier will cost you $121.51. If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest train tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.

How long is the journey from Madrid to Montpellier by train?

With a distance of 447.59 mi between Madrid and Montpellier, it will usually take 8 hr 34 min to complete the journey. This average figure may vary from day to day. Delays could be caused by unexpected weather conditions, roadworks or construction, local events, or other unforeseen circumstances. Remember that your journey may take longer than 8 hr 34 min. Make your plans with this in mind to avoid disappointment, particularly if you are traveling on a tight schedule. The distance between Madrid and Montpellier is around 447.59 mi. Depending on the exact route and provider you travel with, your journey time can vary. On average, this journey will take approximately 8 hr 34 min. However, the fastest routes between Madrid and Montpellier take 6 hr 25 min. If a fast journey is a priority for you when traveling, look out for express services that may get you there faster. Some flexibility may be necessary when booking. Often, these services only leave at particular times of day - or even on certain days of the week. You may also find a faster journey by taking an indirect route and connecting in another station along the way.

At what time of the day can I travel from Madrid to Montpellier?

If you want to set off early, take the first departure of the day from Madrid to Montpellier, which usually leaves at 10:00 AM. The last scheduled departure of the day is normally at 8:25 PM. These timetables may vary depending on the day of the week, or at different times of year. In general, the first departure of the night will leave Madrid at 10:00 AM, and the last departure will leave at 8:25 PM. However, it is important to remember that this is general information, and these journey times are not necessarily available every day. Timetables for each provider on the route from Madrid to Montpellier can change from day to day or month to month. In particular, many providers offer different schedules on weekdays and weekends. Public holidays, local events, and seasonal timetables can also cause schedules to change.

When traveling from Madrid to Montpellier by train, which stations can I use?

Depending on the type of transport, and the provider you decide to use for your journey, you will be able to depart Madrid from the following stations: Madrid Barajas Airport,Madrid-Atocha,MADRID (E),Madrid Chamartin,MADRID BARAJAS aeropuerto T1,Madrid Puente de la Cea,Madrid Méndez Alvaro,Madrid - Avenida de America. Arriving at Montpellier, your route will pass through all or some of the following stations: MONTPELLIER SABINES,St-Aunes,Montpellier - Saint-Roch,Montpellier-Méditerranée Airport,Montpellier - Sud-de-France. Not all transport providers serve every station, so check in advance to see exactly where your route takes you. You may need to use another form of transport to get from one station to another or to your final destination when you arrive in Montpellier.

How many times a day do journeys run from Madrid to Montpellier?

On average, there are 4 daily departures from Madrid to Montpellier. However, there may be more or less on different days. Providers' timetables can change on certain days of the week or public holidays, and many also vary at particular times of year. Some providers change their schedules during the summer season, for example. At very busy times, there may be up to departures each day. The providers that travel along this route include , and each operates according to their own specific schedules. As a traveler, you may prefer a direct journey, or you may not mind making changes and connections. If you have heavy suitcases, a direct journey could be best; otherwise, you might be able to save money and enjoy more flexibility by making a change along the way. Every day, there are an average of 1 departures from Madrid which travel directly to Montpellier. There are 3 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Madrid to Montpellier. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap train tickets from Madrid to Montpellier
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Madrid to Montpellier.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Madrid to Montpellier, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Madrid to Montpellier.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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Price as departure date approaches

Train companies may charge higher ticket prices as the date of departure approaches. Prices in the next days can range from around $31.17 to $145.34 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 79% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap train tickets from Madrid to Montpellier

The cheapest Madrid - Montpellier train tickets can be found for as low as $50.59 if you’re lucky, or $97.08 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $183.03.

Find the best day to travel to Montpellier by train

When travelling to Montpellier by train, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Carriers on this route

Find out more about the carriers on this route.

FlixBus, a long-distance bus company, operates in both Europe and the United States. Founded in 2013, it has grown to become one of the largest bus operators in Europe, connecting over 2,500 destinations in 30 countries. Originating in Germany, FlixBus has expanded quickly to neighboring countries including France, Italy, Denmark, the Netherlands, and Croatia, while also offering regular services to Norway, Spain, and England. With affordable fares and comfortable amenities such as free Wi-Fi, power outlets, and onboard toilets, FlixBus provides a convenient and enjoyable travel experience.

Iryo is a Spanish high-speed train operator, founded in 2019 and serving Spain's major cities such as Madrid, Barcelona, Malaga, Seville, Valencia and Zaragoza. iryo operates on the national rail network in Spain, using the latest AVE high-speed trains to transport passengers at speeds of up to 310 km/h.

TGV inOui, which replaces traditional TGV services by offering a contemporary upgrade, is a high-speed train service operated by the French National Railways, SNCF that make it easy to explore around 50 destinations in neighboring countries such as Belgium, Germany, and Spain. TGV inOUI is designed to offer more comfort and flexibility to travelers, with features such as spacious seats, Wi-Fi, and catering services. It connects major cities in France and provides a fast, convenient, and comfortable mode of travel.

Ticket types and facilities from Madrid to Montpellier

Compare the different ticket types and the facilities provided by Iryo and TGV inOui when traveling from Madrid to Montpellier.

Singular

The "Singular fare" offers flexibility for entrepreneurs and companies with personalized customer service from iryo assistants.
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Inicial

iryo's Inicial fare provides affordable travel without compromising on comfort or service.
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Singular ONLY YOU

The "Singular Only YOU" fare is designed for entrepreneurs and companies, providing the best conditions for changes and cancellations in the ticket.
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Infinita

Infinita is iryo's all-inclusive fare that offers the best travel options with flexibility and comfort.
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Second Class (The essentials)

For a practical and affordable journey, TGV INOUI has two fares for second class tickets: The Prems Second, an affordable option, and The Second, the classic second class. Both of them can be exchanged and refunded, subject to certain conditions. The Prem's fare tickets are perfect if you're looking for the lowest prices, starting at just 15€ and available for booking up to 4 months in advance.
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First Class (The comfort)

First-class tickets take your journey to the next level, offering enhanced comfort and exclusive benefits, including the option to choose seats in the Quiet Area. Additionally, this ticket offers flexibility for your booking and provides added benefits to Second Class features.
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Business Première (The flexibility)

Business Première offers premium advantages like no-cost exchanges or refunds and exclusive amenities including advanced Wi-Fi and access to Grand Voyageur lounges, all while ensuring flexibility in your booking.
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Facility Description

Find out more about the different facilities available onboard with each carrier on this route.

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Connect to free WiFi on iryo trains in any class. Enjoy movies, TV shows, live news, and Spotify for entertainment.
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Every seat on iryo trains comes with power sockets, and those in the Infinita and Singular Cafe class boast additional USB ports.
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On iryo trains, flexible baggage policy lets you travel comfortably with up to 3 pieces of luggage, including a piece of hand luggage. Maximum size for 2 larger pieces is 85x55x35cm, while hand luggage must be 36x27x15cm. Total weight limit is 25kg.
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iryo trains are designed for inclusivity, offering designated seats for passengers with reduced mobility and ensuring step-free access during both boarding and disembarking.
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iryo offers quality menus for all classes. Find the onboard restaurant/bar usually close to coach 2. For Infinita Class passengers, meals are served at your seat, but remember to book 24 hours in advance.
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Enjoy fresh and comfortable air on the ETR1000 train; its cutting-edge air-conditioning system refreshes the entire carriage's air in just 3 minutes, ensuring a generous 35 m3/h of fresh outside air for every passenger.
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On Iryo trains, you can bring along one disassembled bicycle or electric scooter per coach, as long as it's tucked into a bag and stays within 90x120x40cm. It's free to transport! Just keep in mind that you'll handle the loading, safekeeping, and unloading. Also, be considerate of other passengers' comfort and safety, and remember any damages caused are on you.
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On TGV INOUI trains, enjoy complimentary WiFi access throughout your journey. Whether you're working, replying to emails, or diving into the TGV INOUI entertainment hub, we've got you covered.
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With a Business Première ticket, step into an exclusive coach designed for comfort. It's your silent sanctuary, ideal for both work and relaxation.
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Every seat on TGV inOUI is power-packed! With an outlet at your disposal, you're always charged and ready.
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On TGV INOUI trains, you can bring as much luggage as your arms and legs can carry, but remember to properly label your own luggage. Handbags and small items are best stored either at feet-level or under the seat; heavier pieces should be placed in an available corner of the car or along its central aisle.
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For travelers with mobility concerns, TGV INOUI offers the 'Accès Plus' service. This provides dedicated assistance from the station directly to the train seat. It is advisable for passengers to contact 'Accès Plus' after securing their tickets and ensure arrangements are made at least 48 hours before the scheduled departure.
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Travelers on TGV INOUI can look forward to an assortment of food and beverages. The train service presents a curated selection that promises to cater to diverse palates.
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Stay cool and comfortable. All TGV inOUI trains are air-conditioned, ensuring a pleasant journey, irrespective of the weather outside.
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Booking required for non-foldable bikes (€10) on select TGV INOUI trains, foldable bikes under 130x90cm can travel as hand luggage on any TGV INOUI train, disassembled bikes can be taken without booking if stored in a bike bag under 130x90cm. Aquatic or snowboards, folded scooters, and musical instruments can be taken as hand luggage if they are in a carrying case under 130 x 90 cm.
Services on board TGV inOui, FlixBus and Iryo from Madrid to Montpellier
Compare services on board when travelling from Madrid to Montpellier by train.
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Madrid to Montpellier CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
50.42kg
Bus
54.02kg
Flight
144.06kg
Car
115.25kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Madrid to Montpellier by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Madrid and Montpellier are 50.42kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Madrid and Montpellier? By taking the train between Madrid and Montpellier you will save 93.64kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 3.6kg compared to a bus and 64.83kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Madrid to Montpellier?
A train ticket from Madrid to Montpellier is $121.51. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $49.87.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Madrid to Montpellier?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Madrid to Montpellier is $49.87. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Madrid and Montpellier by train?
Madrid to Montpellier is 447.59 mi.
How long does the train between Madrid and Montpellier take?
Madrid to Montpellier is on average 8 hr 34 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 6 hr 25 min.
Which companies operate from Madrid to Montpellier?
The train journey from Madrid to Montpellier is covered by 3 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: TGV inOui, FlixBus, Iryo and Renfe.
How many train connections per day go from Madrid to Montpellier?
Madrid to Montpellier has 4 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Madrid to Montpellier leave?
The earliest train from Madrid to Montpellier departs at 10:00 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last train from Madrid to Montpellier depart?
The latest train from Madrid to Montpellier departs at 8:25 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Madrid to Montpellier in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest train ticket we have found is $49.87 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
How many direct connections depart from Madrid to Montpellier?
There are on average 1 direct connection(s) from Madrid to go to Montpellier.
What's the fastest journey time between Madrid to Montpellier by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Madrid and Montpellier is 6 hr 25 min.
Is there a direct train from Madrid to Montpellier?
Yes, there is a direct train between Madrid and Montpellier.
What are the CO2 emissions for Madrid to Montpellier by train?
The train journey from Madrid to Montpellier creates 50.42kg of CO2 emissions.

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