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Montpellier Méditerranée Airport (www.montpellier.aeroport.fr) is 11km (7 miles) southeast from the center and has flights from Paris, Great Britain, Spain, Germany, and North Africa, among other destinations. Trains arrive regularly from Avignon, Marseille, Toulouse, Perpignan, and other towns. The city is on the TGV line that goes from Paris to Perpignan and eventually to Barcelona. The St-Roch SNCF station is a few minutes' walk south of the old town. For rail information, call tel. 36-35, or visit www.voyages-sncf.com. Regular shuttle buses connect the airport with the city center.

Montpellier has an efficient tramway system that continues to expand. Visit www.montpellier-agglo.com/tam for details. The bus station is at 1 rue du Grand St-Jean (tel. 04-67-92-01-43), with buses covering most of the towns in the Hérault region. Visit www.herault-transport.fr for timetables.

If you're driving, Montpellier is off the A9.

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