Many people hop on the Eurostar to get from London to Paris, but you can continue much further on your journey, heading all the way down to the south of France on a fast TGV or OUIGO train operated by SNCF. Leave London early in the morning and get to Montpellier just in time for lunch, indulging in oysters, some cheese and wine.
There are about 14 trains running every day from London to Montpellier, with the first train departing at 05:40 and the last one at 20:01.
You’ll arrive in the heart of the city, ready to enjoy Montpellier's beautiful architecture, vibrant boutiques, and countless classy cafés and restaurants. The local Musée Fabre is a haven for art lovers, while day trips to nearby cities like Carcassonne and Toulouse can also be enjoyed.
Still not convinced? Keep reading for more information about the train route from London St Pancras to Montpellier St Roch, including train times, ticket prices and FAQs.
Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from London St-Pancras to Montpellier St-Roch by booking early.§
Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.
On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!
For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.
The average journey time by train between London St-Pancras and Montpellier St-Roch is 12 hours and 17 minutes, with around 4 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.
The fastest journey time by train from London St-Pancras to Montpellier St-Roch is 7 hours and 16 minutes.
Train tickets from London St-Pancras to Montpellier St-Roch can start from as little as €71 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.
No, there are no direct train services from London St-Pancras to Montpellier St-Roch. Travelling from London St-Pancras to Montpellier St-Roch by train will require a minimum of 2 changes.
The first train from London St-Pancras to Montpellier St-Roch leaves at 10:24. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.
The last train from London St-Pancras to Montpellier St-Roch leaves at 17:16. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.
Trains travelling from London St-Pancras to Montpellier St-Roch cover a distance of around 578 miles (931 km) during the journey.