To facilitate your access to downtown Montpellier, use the park and ride lots just outside the city. Get around Montpellier and surrounding area by tramway, bus, bicycle, two-wheeled vehicles, foot, tourist train, rental car and taxi.
Getting to Montpellier
Located 11 km from the Mediterranean, roughly 3½ hours by car or 3 hours by high-speed train from Barcelona, 4 hours by car from Italy, 3½ hours by high-speed train or 70 minutes by plane from Paris, in the heart of the Occitan region and close to Provence, Montpellier is the seventh largest city in France and has something for everyone.
In and around Montpellier
On foot, by bike, by tram or by train, from the beach to the garrigue via the vineyards, you are spoilt for choice to discover the city of Montpellier in an eco-responsible way.