Montpellier Airport

Montpellier–Méditerranée Airport (MPL)


The airport is located four miles (7km) southeast of Montpellier.

Getting to the city

Airport Shuttle Line 120 connects the airport to the "Place de l'Europe" Tramway Station, where connections can be made by train to the Montpellier St Roch Railway Station, and by tram to many destinations around Montpellier.


GMT +1 (GMT +2 from last Sunday of March to last Sunday in October)

Car rental

Car rental companies represented at the airport include Avis, Budget, Europcar, Hertz, Enterprise Rent-A-Car, Sixt and Autorapido.

Airport Taxis

A taxi from Montpellier Airport to Place de l'Europe (where tram or train services are available from) costs between €17 and €24 (maximum four passengers). This rate is increased at night (7pm to 7am), on Sundays, and bank holidays. Taxi services accept cash and cheques; some drivers will acept credit cards for fares over €20.


Airport facilities include ATMs, a hotel, restaurants, bars, takeaways, shopping (duty free shopping in departures area), a children's play area, and secure parking. The airport information desk also offers travellers assistance when needed.


There are more than 2,000 parking bays available at the airport, with designated areas for short stays, medium stays, long stays and very long stays. Parking tariffs range from €2.50 for a 30-minute stay to €60 in the 'very long stay' lot for 30 days.




The departure lounge of the airport offers 10 minutes of free wifi, thereafter travellers can purchase browsing time throughout the airport with their credit card or they can purchase a prepaid card at the Relay store.

Montpellier Airport Taxis: the taxi fares above are intended as a guideline only.