Easily reach the surrounding destinations of Montpellier

Treat yourself to a serene getaway by taking the train to Montpellier

Most popular destinations around Montpellier



Immerse yourself in the unique ambiance of La Grande Motte, an iconic seaside resort on the Mediterranean coast. With its bold architecture and fine sandy beaches lined with palm trees, it offers relaxation and adventure. Take advantage of its beaches to relax, swim in the crystal clear waters or practice various water sports. Explore its bustling streets, colorful markets and delicious restaurants offering Mediterranean specialties. End your day admiring the magnificent sunsets over the marine horizon, for an unforgettable vacation between relaxation and discovery.



Discover Palavas-les-Flots, a captivating seaside resort on the Mediterranean coast. Take advantage of its golden sand beaches for refreshing swims and relaxing moments in the sun. Explore its picturesque harbor and taste fresh seafood in its traditional restaurants. Soak up its authentic atmosphere by strolling through its streets and visiting its historic sites. End your day in style by admiring the sunset over the sea. Palavas-les-Flots promises you an unforgettable vacation between relaxation, culture and seaside pleasures.

How to get to Montpellier ?


Which cities serve Montpellier station?

Montpellier from Paris

Every day, SNCF offers direct trains (TGV, Ouigo) between Paris Gare de Lyon and Montpellier, allowing you to travel between the capital and the coast in 4 hours.

> Visit SNCF-connect for information on train schedules and frequencies.

Montpellier from Toulouse

Regional trains (TER) connect Montpellier to Toulouse every day. The journey takes about 2 hours, with approximately 15 trains running each day.

Top things to see in Montpellier and surroundings

  • Explore the fine sandy beaches of Carnon-Plage and Palavas-les-Flots for sunny days.
  • Sample fresh seafood in the picturesque coastal villages of Sète and Marseillan.
  • Go hiking through the Camargue marshes or discover the historical and cultural heritage of Montpellier.