Plage de Carnon coucher de soleil montpellier © Ludovic Carini

Go to the beach without a car

  • .Palavas
  • .Carnon
  • .Villeneuve-les-Maguelone
  • .La Grande Motte
  • .Grau du Roi

Want to go swimming in the Mediterranean Sea or sunbathe on the beautiful beaches of Languedoc? 

No need to drive! Nothing is easier and more convenient than taking the bus or your bike from the city centre.


Bus with Hérault transport Line 131

Direction beaches of Palavas-les-Flots

The 131 bus links the tramway 4 station "Garcia lorca" to the stop "salle Bleue" in Palavas. View the timetable on 131 Montpellier Garcia Lorca/Palavas.

From "salle bleue" stop, there is a bus shuttle from Pays de l'Or Agglomération leading to the other stops of Palavas, from "salle bleue" stop to "Étang de l'or" stop. Read more on:

ligne 1 Palavas/Etang de l'Or (tramway)

Bus with Hérault transport Line 106

Direction beaches of Carnon, Grande Motte, Grau du Roi

The line 106 links the tramway 1 stop "Place de France" to Aigues-Mortes, through the seaside.

View the timetable: 106 Montpellier/Carnon/Aigues-Mortes

Bus with TaM line 32

Direction Villeneuve-lès-Maguelone

The 32 line links the tramway 4 stop "Garcia Lorca" to Villeneuve-lès-Maguelone.

Read more on ligne 32 TaM bus.

From July to August, close to the "Les Moures" stop (line 32), Vélomagg’ plage supply helps you to go to the beach by bike and to rent bikes for free during the day. These bikes can carry children aged 2 or less (with a trailer) or babies (with a special seat). There can also be children bikes. You only need to show a valid travelling TaM ticket.

Read more on Vélomagg'plage

With a bike to the beach

Montpellier centre-town is located 13 kilometers only from the beaches.

To ride to the beaches, it's really easy : Ride along the Lez and through Lattes to Palavas-les-Flots.
Another way is to turn along the Tramway 3 Lines when you are in bassin Jacques Coeur, and then you will get to Carnon.

How to rent a bike in Montpellier?

View our topic on how to ride in Montpellier.

Complementary information - line 32 reinforced

Bus line 32 was reinforced from June the 3rd  to September the 3rd with complementary departures between the stop Garcia-Lorca and the new velomagg stop (boulevard des Moures, Villeneuve- lès-Maguelone )

From June the 3rd to July the 8th: saturdays, sundays and public holidays

From July the 8th to September 3rd: everyday day

News 2017: the stop Pilou is replaced b the stop "Les Moures". Then you have to go the Bérenger de Frédol center at the entrance of the Jérôme Savary Theater with your validated tramticket or the season ticket and an ID by bikes as guarantee

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