The cheapest trains from Montpellier to Lyon

Showing times and prices for 28 Oct

Cheapest

£39

Average

£52

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Montpellier to Lyon will cost around £ 52 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 39.

Cheapest
09:10Montpellier1h43 10:53Lyon Part Dieu
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£391One-way
Cheapest
09:10Montpellier1h43 10:53Lyon Part Dieu
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£391One-way
2nd Cheapest
06:28Montpellier Saint-Roch2h00 08:28Lyon Part Dieu
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£441One-way
2nd Cheapest
16:40Montpellier1h40 18:20Lyon Part Dieu
0 changes
£441One-way
08:08Montpellier Saint-Roch2h45 10:53Lyon Part Dieu
1 changes
£451One-way

Timetable Montpellier to Lyon

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thu, 28 Oct
06:28Montpellier Saint-Roch2h00 08:28Lyon Part Dieu
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06:39Montpellier Saint-Roch3h15 09:54Lyon Part Dieu
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08:08Montpellier Saint-Roch2h45 10:53Lyon Part Dieu
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09:10Montpellier1h43 10:53Lyon Part Dieu
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09:10Montpellier1h43 10:53Lyon Part Dieu
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09:18Montpellier Saint-Roch2h34 11:52Lyon Part Dieu
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10:07Montpellier1h45 11:52Lyon Part Dieu
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13:55Montpellier Saint-Roch1h55 15:50Lyon Part Dieu
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14:52Montpellier Saint-Roch1h56 16:48Lyon Part Dieu
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15:18Montpellier Saint-Roch2h37 17:55Lyon Part Dieu
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15:35Montpellier Saint-Roch2h45 18:20Lyon Part Dieu
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16:08Montpellier Saint-Roch2h42 18:50Lyon Part Dieu
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16:40Montpellier1h40 18:20Lyon Part Dieu
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17:10Montpellier1h40 18:50Lyon Part Dieu
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18:26Montpellier Saint-Roch3h36 22:02Lyon Part Dieu
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19:33Montpellier2h29 22:02Lyon Part Dieu
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Wed
27 Oct
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£7BlaBlaCar Bus
Thu
28 Oct
£39SNCF | TGV
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Fri
29 Oct
£53SNCF | TGV INOUI
£15Alsa
Sat
30 Oct
£57SNCF | TGV INOUI
£12Alsa
Sun
31 Oct
£39SNCF | TGV INOUI
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Mon
1 Nov
£57SNCF | TGV INOUI
£10Alsa
Tue
2 Nov
£34SNCF | TGV INOUI
£8Alsa
Wed
3 Nov
£37SNCF | TGV
£6Alsa
Thu
4 Nov
£32SNCF | TGV INOUI
£6Alsa
Fri
5 Nov
£37SNCF | TGV INOUI
£6Alsa
Sat
6 Nov
£37SNCF | TGV INOUI
£8Alsa
Sun
7 Nov
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£13BlaBlaCar Bus
Mon
8 Nov
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£6Alsa
Tue
9 Nov
£18SNCF | TGV INOUI
£6Alsa
Wed
10 Nov
£26SNCF | TGV INOUI
£6Alsa
Thu
11 Nov
£27SNCF | TGV INOUI
£5BlaBlaCar Bus
Fri
12 Nov
£27SNCF | TGV INOUI
£5BlaBlaCar Bus
Sat
13 Nov
£27SNCF | TGV INOUI
£5BlaBlaCar Bus
Sun
14 Nov
£27SNCF | TGV INOUI
£6Alsa
Mon
15 Nov
£26SNCF | TGV INOUI
£5Flixbus
Tue
16 Nov
£26SNCF | TGV INOUI
£5Flixbus

The fastest trains from Montpellier to Lyon

Showing times and prices for 28 Oct

Fastest Journey

1 h 40 m

Average

2 h 19 m

Trains per day

16

Distance

250 km

Of the 16 trains that leave Montpellier for Lyon every day 8 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 250 km distance in an average of 2 h 19 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 1 h 40 m .

The slowest trains will take 3 h 36 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
17:10Montpellier1h40 18:50Lyon Part Dieu
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£491One-way
Fastest
16:40Montpellier1h40 18:20Lyon Part Dieu
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£441One-way
2nd Fastest
09:10Montpellier1h43 10:53Lyon Part Dieu
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£391One-way
2nd Fastest
09:10Montpellier1h43 10:53Lyon Part Dieu
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£391One-way
10:07Montpellier1h45 11:52Lyon Part Dieu
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£571One-way

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Train Information from Montpellier to Lyon

distanceDistance154 miles (249 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 40 min
priceAverage train ticket price£47 (€54)
frequencyTrain frequency5 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 5 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesSNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF, SNCF | TER or SNCF | TER

Trains from Montpellier to Lyon cover the 154 miles (249 km) long route taking on average 1 h 40 min with our travel partners like SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF, SNCF | TER or SNCF | TER. Normally, there are 5 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £34, but the average price of train tickets is £47. Travellers depart most frequently from Montpellier Saint-Roch and arrive in Lyon Part Dieu.

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Trains from Montpellier to Lyon
Travel by train to Lyon 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 Montpellier to Lyon.
FAQs
What is the cost of cheap trains between Montpellier and Lyon?
Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest train to Lyon from Montpellier for the next 7 days starting from £34  one way.
How much is a train ticket from Montpellier to Lyon?
If you’re looking to book tickets for this route in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Montpellier to Lyon train prices are on average £47  one way.
What is the distance by train from Montpellier to Lyon?
The Montpellier to Lyon train distance is approximately 154 miles (249 km).
How long is the train from Montpellier to Lyon?
On average the train from Montpellier to Lyon duration is 1 h 40 min  for the 154 miles (249 km) long journey, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.
When travelling by train from Montpellier to Lyon, which train station in Montpellier do I depart from and which train station in Lyon do I arrive in?

There are a few train stations in Montpellier to start your route from including Montpellier Saint-Roch, Montpellier-Sud-de-France and Montpellier. In Lyon you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Lyon Part Dieu, Lyon-Perrache and Lyon Part-Dieu Gare routière.

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Montpellier Saint-Roch   and arrive in Lyon Part Dieu.

Where is the train station in Montpellier? Where is the train station in Lyon?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this trip, called Montpellier Saint-Roch, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre of Montpellier.

The most popular arrival train station, Lyon Part Dieu, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city centre of Lyon.

Which train companies can take me from Montpellier to Lyon?
For the best Montpellier to Lyon train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF, SNCF | TER or SNCF | TER. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services from Montpellier to Lyon to compare what amenities they may offer.
How many train services are there between Montpellier and Lyon a day?
The average number of trains departing Montpellier for Lyon is 5 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
When is the earliest train from Montpellier to Lyon? When is the last train from Montpellier to Lyon?
If you prefer early morning trains from Montpellier to Lyon, the first train leaves at 06: 40. If you prefer late night trains from Montpellier to Lyon, the last train of the day leaves at 16: 10. Omio shows you the latest train from Montpellier to Lyon timetable to help you book the best departure time for this journey.
How far in advance should I buy a train ticket to Lyon from Montpellier to get the best deals?
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train companies offering this trip and save money. If you book train tickets between Montpellier and Lyon within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £47 one way. To find the best prices for this trip, consider booking your train ticket from Montpellier to Lyon a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Montpellier
Lyon
Montpellier Saint-Roch is the most popular Montpellier railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Montpellier for your journey to Lyon.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxiTaxi
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Mon - Sun: 10: 00 - 19: 00
Connections to/from station
Tram lines: 1, 2, 3, 4
Bus lines: 6, 7, 8, 11, 12
Train lines: TGV, TGV INOUI, OUIGO, TER L1, TER L2, TER L3, Intercités, AVE