There are 8 ways to get from Barcelona to Metz by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  9 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Paris Gare de Lyon Tgv
  2. Take the train from Paris Est to Metz Ville Tgv

$277 - $306

Cheapest option

Bus Ouibus  •  14 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona City Center to Lyon - Perrache Bus station Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Metz Ouibus / ...

$40 - $76

6 alternative options

Train via Montpellier Saint-Roch  •  10 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Montpellier Saint-Roch Tgv / ...
  2. Take the train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Metz Ville Tgv

$231 - $289

Bus Starbus  •  14 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona to Metz

Drive  •  10 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Barcelona to Metz 682.4 miles

$140 - $220

Fly to Luxembourg, train  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Luxembourg (LUX) BCN - LUX
  2. Take the train from Luxembourg, Gare Centrale to Metz-Ville

$83 - $344

Fly to Metz/Nancy  •  6 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Metz/Nancy (ETZ) BCN - ETZ

$417 - $4,652

Fly to Basel, bus, train  •  7 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Basel (BSL) BCN - BSL
  2. Take the bus from Basel Mulhouse Freiburg - Airport to Colmar
  3. Take the train from Colmar to Metz Ville

$84 - $278

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Barcelona to Metz is to bus which costs 30€ - 65€ and takes 14 h 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Barcelona to Metz is to fly and train which costs 70€ - 300€ and takes 6 h 30 min.

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The distance between Barcelona and Metz is 915 km. The road distance is 1091.8 km.

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It takes approximately 9 h 12 min to get from Barcelona to Metz, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Barcelona and arriving at Metz. Services depart once daily, and operate Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 14 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Barcelona to Metz. However, there are services departing from Barcelona Sants and arriving at Metz Ville via Paris Gare De Lyon and Paris Est. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 12 min.

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What companies run services between Barcelona, Spain and Metz, France?

You can take a train from Barcelona to Metz via Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare De Lyon, Paris Nord, and Paris Est in around 9 h 12 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Barcelona to Metz via Lyon - Perrache Bus station in around 14 h 24 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Barcelona to Luxembourg via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Barcelona to Luxembourg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Barcelona to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Barcelona to Basel via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Barcelona to Luxembourg via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Barcelona to Metz/Nancy via Nice
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $1,000
Flights from Barcelona to Basel via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Barcelona to Luxembourg via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Barcelona to Basel via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Barcelona to Luxembourg via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $1,300
Flights from Barcelona to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $360
TUI fly Belgium
Website
tuifly.be
Flights from Barcelona to Metz/Nancy via Lille Lesquin
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $490
Flights from Barcelona to Metz/Nancy via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$95 - $470
Flights from Barcelona to Metz/Nancy via Palermo
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Barcelona to Metz/Nancy via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Barcelona to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,000
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Barcelona to Luxembourg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Barcelona to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$29 - $170
Air Algérie
Website
airalgerie.dz
Flights from Barcelona to Metz/Nancy via Oran
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,800
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Barcelona to Metz/Nancy via Nice
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $1,000
Twin Jet
Website
twinjet.fr
Flights from Barcelona to Metz/Nancy via Marseille
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$360 - $900
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Barcelona to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $390
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Paris Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$200 - $230
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$200 - $230
1st Class
$270 - $400
Train from Paris Est to Metz Ville
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $75
1st Class
$90 - $130
Train from Barcelona Sants to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $80
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$70 - $80
1st Class
$100 - $140
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Metz Ville
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$180 - $210
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$180 - $210
1st Class
$240 - $360
Train from Colmar to Metz Ville
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$65 - $85
Luxembourg Railways (CFL)
Website
cfl.lu
Train from Luxembourg, Gare Centrale to Metz-Ville
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Website
cfl.lu
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Barcelona City Center to Lyon - Perrache Bus station
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Metz
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Basel Mulhouse Freiburg - Airport to Colmar
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Lyon, Lyon Perrache to Metz
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Basel EuroAirport, EuroAirport Basel to Colmar
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Starbus
Phone
+34 (0) 963 49 67 67
Email
comercial@starbus.es
Website
starbus.es
Bus from Barcelona to Metz
Ave. Duration
14 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
starbus.es

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