There are 7 ways to get from Metz to Berlin Central Station by train, plane, bus 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.

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Train to Saarbrucken, fly  •  4 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Metz Ville to Forbach(F)
  2. Fly from Saarbrucken (SCN) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) SCN - TXL

$126 - $425

Cheapest option

Bus Eurolines DE  •  11 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Metz to Berlin

$48 - $111

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Train to Luxembourg, fly  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Metz-Ville to Luxembourg, Gare Centrale
  2. Fly from Luxembourg (LUX) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) LUX - TXL

$78 - $249

Train, train to Mannheim, fly  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Metz Ville to Forbach(F)
  2. Take the train from Forbach(F) to Mannheim Hbf
  3. Fly from Mannheim (MHG) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) MHG - TXL

$192 - $682

Train  •  8 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Metz Ville to Forbach(F)
  2. Take the train from Forbach(F) to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Tgv / ...
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief) Ice

$162 - $254

Bus FlixBus  •  13 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Thionville to Berlin, Berlin central bus station N780

$52 - $97

Drive  •  7 h

  1. Drive from Metz to Berlin Central Station 491.9 miles

$100 - $160

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The cheapest way to get from Metz to Berlin Central Station is to bus which costs 40€ - 95€ and takes 11 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Metz to Berlin Central Station is to train and fly which costs 100€ - 370€ and takes 4 h 9 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Metz to Berlin Central Station. However, there are services departing from Metz Ville and arriving at Berlin Hbf (tief) via Forbach(F) and Frankfurt(Main)Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 44 min.

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The distance between Metz and Berlin Central Station is 631 km. The road distance is 787.1 km.

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The best way to get from Metz to Berlin Central Station without a car is to train which takes 8 h 44 min and costs 130€ - 220€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 9 min to get from Metz to Berlin Central Station, including transfers.

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Metz to Berlin Central Station train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Metz Ville station.

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The best way to get from Metz to Berlin Central Station is to train which takes 8 h 44 min and costs 130€ - 220€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 40€ - 95€ and takes 11 h 25 min.

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Map of how to get from Metz to Berlin Central Station.
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  • Distance: 394.5 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 9 min

What companies run services between Metz, France and Berlin Central Station, Germany?

You can take a train from Metz to Berlin Central Station via Forbach(F) and Frankfurt(Main)Hbf in around 8 h 44 min. Alternatively, Eurolines DE operates a bus from Metz to Berlin Central Station twice a week. Tickets cost $45 - $95 and the journey takes 10 h 56 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Saarbrucken to Berlin Tegel via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,700 - $3,800
Flights from Luxembourg to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Luxembourg to Berlin Tegel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $480
Flights from Luxembourg to Berlin Tegel via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $480
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Saarbrucken to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $2,300
Flights from Luxembourg to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Luxembourg to Berlin Tegel via Saarbrucken
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $550
FlexFlight ApS
Website
flexflight.dk
Flights from Mannheim to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $430
MHS Aviation GmbH
Website
mhs-aviation.de
Flights from Mannheim to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $340
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Berlin Tegel via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Berlin Tegel via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $430
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 Metz Ville to Forbach(F)
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $25
1st Class
$22 - $35
Luxembourg Railways (CFL)
Website
cfl.lu
Train from Metz-Ville to Luxembourg, Gare Centrale
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Website
cfl.lu
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Metz Ville to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$18 - $23
1st Class
$31 - $36
Train from Forbach(F) to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $40
1st Class
$50 - $60
Train from Forbach(F) to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$70 - $90
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 Forbach(F) to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from Forbach(F) to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief)
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Metz to Berlin
Ave. Duration
10 h 56 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$45 - $95
Website
eurolines.de
Low
$46
High
$52
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 Thionville to Berlin, Berlin central bus station
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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