Vue aerienne sur Grau du Roi © S.Dupuis - OT Montpellier

Get to Montpellier by plane

The Montpellier Méditerranée Airport is located just 8 km from the city center. The drive takes around ten minutes.
It is easy to get from the airport to downtown Montpellier by Airport Shuttle, by taxi or thanks to a car rental service.

Avions à Mpl - Pont d'embarquement © Aeroport Montpellier Méditérranée

How to get there ?


Airport shuttle line 620 (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 25 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

Book a taxi :

Fares vary between 17€ and 24€ (day/night fares). Fares may increase

You wish to book an airport taxi ?

One single number: 04 30 96 60 60

You might also download the app - Mon appli taxi

By train

A new TGV train station will be

finished by the end of 2017 and is

situated only 2 km from the airport

By tram

In the next few years one of the Montpellier tram lines is going to connect the city center directly to the airport.

All the destinations


■ Direct domestic flights:

Ajaccio, Bastia, Brest, Nantes

Caen, Calvi, Figari

Paris (Orly & CDG), Lille



■ Direct flights in Europe:

Amsterdam (The Netherlands)

Athen (Greece)

Basel Mulhouse (Switzerland)

Berlin (Germany)

Copenhaguen (Denmark)

Héraklion (Greece)

Lisbonne (Portugal)

London Gatwick (United Kingdom)

London Luton (United Kingdom)

Luxembourg (Luxembourg)

Palermo (Italy)

Porto (Portugal)

Rotterdam (The Netherlands)

Stockholm (Sweden)


■ Direct international flights:

Morocco (Casablanca, Fès, Marrakech)

Tunisia (Djerba, Tunis)

Algeria (Algiers, Oran)

Other international airports close to Montpellier and easy to reach

Arrival from Paris Charles-de-Gaulle Airport

Paris Charles-de-Gaulle Airport is France’s biggest airport, served by over 150 airlines which fly towards all international destinations. 

Airline list:

Montpellier is easily reachable from Paris:

From Paris Charles de Gaulle airport

- by plane : 4 daily flights from Paris Charles de Gaulle and up to 10 daily from Paris Orly

-by train (9 daily direct trains from Paris Charles de Gaulle airport (4h) and 19 daily direct trains from Paris city center (3h15)).

Arrival from Marseille Provence Airport

Marseille Provence Airport schedules over 109 destinations, with stopovers to almost all international destinations. Regular but not daily flights between New York and Marseille.

 The airport is served by 34 airlines: AirFrance, Lufthansa, Alitalia, KLM, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Iberia, TAP, Easyjet, Ryanair… Airline list:

 Montpellier is easily reachable from Marseille by train, 20 daily direct trains (travelling time: 1h35).

Arrival from Lyon Saint-Exupéry Airport

Lyon Saint Exupery offers one-stop flights from all main American cities via London or Paris and regular flights to 68 international destinations. 


The airport is served by 45 airlines: AirFrance, Lufthansa, Emirates, Alitalia, KLM, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Iberia, TAP, Suisse, Easyjet, Ryanair… Airline list:

 Montpellier is easily reachable from Lyon:

-by train (1 daily direct train from Lyon Saint Exupéry airport (1h50).

Arrival from Toulouse:

 Toulouse airport operates over 83 national and international regular destinations.

The airport is served by 32 airlines: Air France, Alitalia, British Airways, KLM, Lufthansa, Royal Air Maroc, TAP, Easyjet…  Airline list:

 13 direct daily trains from Toulouse to Montpellier (travelling time: 2h15). 

Arrival from Béziers :

 Beziers Cap d'Agde airport operates 9 European destinations. The airport is served by 1 airline: Ryanair.

 45 direct daily trains from Béziers to Montpellier (travelling time: 45 min).

Arrival from Carcassonne:

 Carcassonne airport operates 11 European destinations. The airport is served by 1 airline: Ryanair

 9 direct daily trains from Carcassonne to Montpellier (travelling time: 1h25 min).

Arrival from Barcelona (Spain):

Barcelona El Prat international airport operates 211 destinations from all over the world.

The airport is served by 84 airlines: US Airways, American Airlines, United, AirFrance, Lufthansa, Swiss, British Airways, Air Canada, Alitalia, Emirates, Singapore Airlines… Airline list:

 Thanks to 6 daily direct trains Barcelona is only 3h from Montpellier.

Arrival from Girona (Spain):

 Girona Airport operates 55 national and European destinations.

 The airport is served by 13 airlines: Ryanair, BMI Airways, Centralwings, Flyglobespan, Jetairfly, My Travel, Spanair, Thomas Cook Airlines, TUI, Transavia, Transavia France, Wizzair, KLM.

 By 6 daily direct trains Girona is 2h15 from Montpellier.

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