Transport in Montpellier
Montpellier is a city in Hérault, France. The city is located 750 kilometres (470 mi) south of Paris, on the Mediterranean Sea. The city has a population of 255,080 and is the 8th largest city in France.
Urban transport 
Bus services are operated by TaM.
Montpellier has 4 tram routes, serving large parts of the city. The first line opened in 2000 and there is now a network of 63 km (2012). All 4 routes serve Montpellier-Saint-Roch railway station.
- 1 (Mosson - Hospital Lapeyronie - University - City Centre - Odysseum)
- 2 (Saint-Jean de Vedas - Villeneuve d'Angoulême - City Centre - Castelnau-le-Lez - Jacou)
- 3 (Juvignac - Mosson - City Centre - Boirargues - Lattes / Perols-Etang de l'Or)
- 4 (City Centre Service: Place Albert 1er - Saint-Denis)
A fifth tram route is planned from Clapiers - City Centre - Paul Fajon - Laverune, to open in 2017.
Longer distance transport 
Montpellier-Saint-Roch railway station is the main station, located in the city centre. The station is served by trains to major cities such as Paris, Angers, Avignon, Béziers, Bordeaux, Dijon, Le Mans, Lille, Lyon, Marseille, Nantes, Narbonne, Nice, Nîmes, Perpignan, Rennes and Toulouse. International services operate to Barcelona and Cartagena in Spain and Brussels in Belgium.
Train services are operated by SNCF.
Montpellier – Méditerranée Airport is located 7 kilometres (4.3 mi) south-east of the city, in the area of Fréjorgues. Marseille Provence Airport is 150 kilometres (93 mi) away, which offers more international flights. Lyon-Saint Exupéry Airport and Paris-Charles de Gaulle Airport can both be reached by public transport from Montpellier. Paris-CDG airport has a number of direct TGV train services from Montpellier.
- "Railway Gazette: Southern LGV projects make progress". Retrieved 14 February 2011.
- TaM Official site (French)