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Travelling from Montpellier to Lyon by train

Fast trains from Montpellier to Lyon take around 1 hour and 42 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 246 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Montpellier and Lyon.

Are there direct trains from Montpellier to Lyon?

Direct trains from Montpellier to Lyon have been found.

We usually find around 45 direct trains on the route from Montpellier to Lyon every weekday.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 48 departures.

How long is the train journey from Montpellier to Lyon?

The Montpellier to Lyon train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 42 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Montpellier to Lyon train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Lyon is usually scheduled to depart Montpellier around 07:00 and the last train is around 20:07. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Montpellier around 06:50, and the last at 20:47.

When to book Montpellier to Lyon train tickets?

Trains in France usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Montpellier to Lyon by train.

Which train companies operate between Montpellier and Lyon?

More than one train company operates on the route from Montpellier to Lyon, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • AVE
  • TGV

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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