There are 6 ways to get from Lyon to Metz by plane, train, bus, rideshare or car

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

Fly  •  2 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Metz/Nancy (ETZ) LYS - ETZ

$117 - $492

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Metz Ouibus / ...

$17 - $45

4 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Metz Ville Tgv

$120 - $140

Bus, train  •  6 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Lyon, Lyon Perrache to Nancy N730
  2. Take the train from Pompey to Metz Ville

$39 - $61

Rideshare  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Lyon to Metz 285.3 miles

$34

Drive  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Lyon to Metz 285.2 miles

$60 - $90

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lyon to Metz is to bus which costs 14€ - 40€ and takes 6 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lyon to Metz is to fly which costs 95€ - 420€ and takes 2 h 53 min.

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The distance between Lyon and Metz is 388 km. The road distance is 456.3 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 53 min to get from Lyon to Metz, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Lyon - Perrache Bus station station and arriving at Metz. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 20 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Lyon Part Dieu and arriving at Metz Ville. Services depart five times a day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 44 min.

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What companies run services between Lyon, France and Metz, France?

Hop! flies from Lyon to Metz twice daily. Alternatively, TGV operates a train from Lyon to Metz 5 times a day. Tickets cost $120 - $140 and the journey takes 4 h 44 min.

Airlines
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Lyon to Metz/Nancy
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Metz Ville
Ave. Duration
4 h 44 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$120 - $140
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$120 - $140
1st Class
$170 - $250
SNCF
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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Pompey to Metz Ville
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$14 - $21
1st Class
$18 - $27
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Metz
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
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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 Lyon, Lyon Perrache to Nancy
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Lyon to Metz
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$34
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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