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There are 7 ways to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Metz/Nancy Airport (ETZ) by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly to Luxembourg, train  •  2h 38m

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Luxembourg (LUX) FRA - LUX
  2. Take the train from Gare de Luxembourg to Gare de Metz-Ville

$101 - $336

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Bus Ouibus  •  9h 17m

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt to Metz Ouibus

$33 - $50

5 alternative options

Fly to Saarbrucken, train  •  5h 23m

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Saarbrucken (SCN) FRA - SCN
  2. Take the train from Forbach(F) to Rémilly

$250 - $772

Train via Karlsruhe Hbf  •  4h 35m

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Strasbourg Tgv / ...
  4. Take the train from Strasbourg to Lorraine Tgv

$104 - $149

Bus RegioJet  •  5h 7m

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport to Mannheim, Mannheim ZOB 108 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Mannheim, ZOB Heinrich von Stephan Str. 6 to Metz, gare rout. RegioJet

$43 - $56

Train  •  5h 45m

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Saarbrücken Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Forbach(F) to Rémilly Saarbrücken-Forbach-Metz / ...

$102 - $148

Drive  •  2h 24m

  1. Drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Metz/Nancy Airport (ETZ) 157.5 miles

$30 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Metz/Nancy Airport (ETZ) is to drive which costs 29€ - 45€ and takes 2h 24m.

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The quickest way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Metz/Nancy Airport (ETZ) is to drive which costs 29€ - 45€ and takes 2h 24m.

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The distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Metz/Nancy Airport (ETZ) is 206 km. The road distance is 252 km.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Metz/Nancy Airport (ETZ) without a car is to train which takes 4h 35m and costs 90€ - 130€.

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It takes approximately 2h 38m to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Metz/Nancy Airport (ETZ), including transfers.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Metz/Nancy Airport (ETZ) is to train which takes 4h 35m and costs 90€ - 130€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 35€ - 50€ and takes 5h 7m.

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The quickest flight from Frankfurt Airport to Luxembourg Airport is the direct flight which takes 40m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Metz/Nancy Airport (ETZ) is 252 km. It takes approximately 2h 24m to drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Metz/Nancy Airport (ETZ).

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Lufthansa offers flights from Frankfurt Airport to Luxembourg Airport.

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There are 189+ hotels available in Metz/Nancy Airport (ETZ). Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Metz/Nancy Airport (ETZ).
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  • Distance: 128.7 miles
  • Duration: 2h 38m

What companies run services between Frankfurt Airport (FRA), Germany and Metz/Nancy Airport (ETZ), France?

You can take a train from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Metz/Nancy Airport (ETZ) via Mannheim Hbf, Karlsruhe Hbf, Strasbourg, and Lorraine in around 4h 35m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Metz/Nancy Airport (ETZ) via Mannheim, ZOB Heinrich von Stephan Str. 6 and Metz, gare rout. in around 5h 7m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Flights from Frankfurt to Saarbrucken via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Frankfurt to Saarbrucken via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Frankfurt to Saarbrucken via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Frankfurt to Saarbrucken via Munich, Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Frankfurt to Saarbrucken via Dusseldorf, Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Frankfurt to Saarbrucken via Brussels, Munich
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Frankfurt to Saarbrucken via Luxembourg, Munich
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Frankfurt to Saarbrucken via Nuremberg, Munich
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Frankfurt to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Flights from Frankfurt to Saarbrucken via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Frankfurt to Saarbrucken via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
3h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Train operators
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Gare de Luxembourg to Gare de Metz-Ville
Ave. Duration
58m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$16 - $23
1st Class
$20 - $35
Train from Forbach(F) to Rémilly
Ave. Duration
32m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$14 - $20
1st Class
$17 - $27
Luxembourg Railways (CFL)
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
31m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
22m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
bahn.de
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
41m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Saarbrücken Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $22
1st Class
$30 - $35
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
41m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $26
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $26
1st Class
$37 - $39
Train from Strasbourg to Lorraine
Ave. Duration
34m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$31 - $37
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$31 - $37
1st Class
$50 - $60
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport to Mannheim, Mannheim ZOB
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Arriva Stredni Cechy
Website
arriva-strednicechy.cz
Bus from Frankfurt Flughafen T1 to Manheim
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
arriva.cz
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Mannheim, ZOB Heinrich von Stephan Str. 6 to Metz, gare rout.
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Website
regiojet.com
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Frankfurt to Metz
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
Ouibus

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