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Duration 12h 28m
Distance 456 km
Average price 320€
Frequency Weekly

Trip overview

The train between Lyon and Metz takes 12h 28m. The train runs, on average, once a week from Lyon to Metz. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train via Lagny-sur-Marne

  1. Lyon Part Dieu
  2. Marne-la-Vallée-Chessy TGV
  3. Metz
4h 3m
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195€ - 351€

Lyon to Metz train times

Trains run once a week between Lyon and Metz. The service departs Lyon at 21:20 at night, which arrives into Metz at 09:48. All services require a transfer at Marne-la-Vallée-Chessy TGV and take an average of 12h 28m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
These schedules are estimated: The schedules shown above are estimated schedules based on typical services on the average day and may vary depending on when you plan to travel. Please make sure you confirm the departure/arrival times and availability with the operator before planning your trip.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Lyon to Metz? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Lyon Part Dieu and arriving at Metz Ville. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4h 53m.

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The distance between Lyon and Metz is 388 km. The road distance is 456 km.

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Lyon to Metz train services, operated by TGV inOui, depart from Lyon Part Dieu station.

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Lyon to Metz train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Metz Ville station.

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What companies run services between Lyon and Metz?

You can take a train from Lyon to Metz via Marne La Vallee Chessy and Marne-la-Vallée-Chessy TGV in around 4h 3m.
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
110€ - 210€

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Marne-la-Vallée-Chessy TGV
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
110€ - 210€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Marne-la-Vallée-Chessy TGV to Metz Ville
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
80€ - 150€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Metz Ville
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
170€ - 310€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
TGV inOui
Ave. Duration
4h 53m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
100€ - 140€

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Metz Ville
Ave. Duration
4h 53m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
100€ - 140€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
100€ - 120€
1st Class
110€ - 140€

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