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Traveling to Montpellier

Visa Requirements

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Travel by Plane

Montpelier is easy to reach by plane from the main European hubs : Paris (1h10), Basel-Mulhouse (1h20)  Rome (1h25), Amsterdam (1h55), London (1H45). View all the destinations on  the Montpellier Méditerranée Airport website.

Local Transport:

Airport Shuttle

  • Airport shuttle line 120 (City Center - Airport)
    Shuttle departure and arrival at Place de l'Europe, in the Antigone district. To get there by tramway, take line 1 or 2 and get off at Place de l'Europe.
  • Total shuttle trip takes around 15 minutes
  • Ticket price: single fare ticket for the bus shuttle only = 1.60 € (free of charge for children under 5 years) / intermodal ticket with city bus/tramway included = 2.60 € (tramway free of charge only for children under 3 years). More information about the airport shuttle

Hérault Transport
+33 (0)4 34 88 89 99
Information and timetables online

Tam / Transports de l'Agglomération de Montpellier
+33 (0)4 67 22 87 87
Information and timetables online

Association des taxis aéroport de Montpellier
+ 33 (0)4 30 96 60 60

Learn more about plane travel here.

Travel by Train

The Montpellier Saint-Roch train station is located right in the center of town, just 1 km from Le Corum, the venue for ISTH SSC 2016. You can get to all Montpellier districts by taking the two local tramway lines, as well as by bus or taxi.

The train station and all other forms of transport (trams, bus, taxi) are all just a stone’s throw away from the city center! Thanks to 4 lines of tramway, ample bus services (line 6, 7, 8, 11, 12, 16) taxis & car rentals, you can go anywhere your heart desires in and around Montpellier.

Check updated Montpellier Saint Roch departures and arrivals

TGV, Thalys, Talgo et Eurostar: Direct access right to the heart of Montpellier!

City             Time*
Paris            3h20
Marseille      1h40
Lyon            1h50
Toulouse      1h55
Nice             4h10
Lille              5h00
Bruxelles      5h40
Barcelone     2h50

More information on

SNCF TER (Regional Express Train)

Local trains for discovering essential sites around the Languedoc-Roussillon area from Montpellier.

City                   Time*
Sète                  0h20
Nîmes                0h35
Béziers              0h45
Narbonne           1h00
Avignon             1h05
Carcassonne      1h30

*Minimum trip time, may vary depending on train

Download the map of the station

Learn more about train travel here.