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There are 3 ways to get from Metz to Capellen by train, bus or car

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Train  •  1h 35m

  1. Take the train from Metz Ville to Luxembourg Ter / ...

12€ - 34€

Cheapest option

Line 049 bus, line 300 bus, line 222 bus  •  2h 52m

  1. Take the line 049 bus from Square Du Luxembourg to Foch 049 / ...
  2. Take the line 300 bus from Thionville, Foch Kiosque to Kirchberg, Alphonse Weicker 300
  3. Take the line 222 bus from Kirchberg, Rehazenter to Mamer, Baerendall 222 / ...

3€ - 4€

1 alternative option

Drive  •  46 min

  1. Drive from Metz to Mamer 69.7 km

7€ - 12€

Metz to Capellen by trains

The train journey time between Metz and Capellen is around 1h 29m and covers a distance of around 71 km. The fastest train normally takes 1h 6m. Operated by SNCF, TGV inOui and Luxembourg Railways (CFL), the Metz to Capellen train service departs from Metz Ville and arrives in Mamer, Gare. Typically 139 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
1h 29m
Fastest train time:
1h 6m
Trains per week:
139
Cheapest price:
12€
Carbon emissions:
3 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
04:54
Last train departs at:
23:16

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Metz to Capellen train schedules

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The cheapest way to get from Metz to Capellen is to line 049 bus and line 300 bus and line 222 bus which costs 3€ - 4€ and takes 2h 52m.

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The fastest way to get from Metz to Capellen is to drive. Taking this option will cost 7€ - 12€ and takes 46 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Metz to Capellen. However, there are services departing from Square Du Luxembourg and arriving at Mamer, Baerendall via Thionville, Foch Kiosque and Kirchberg, Rehazenter. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 52m.

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No, there is no direct train from Metz to Capellen. However, there are services departing from Metz Ville and arriving at Mamer, Gare via Luxembourg, Gare Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 35m.

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The distance between Metz and Capellen is 59 km. The road distance is 69.7 km.

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The best way to get from Metz to Capellen without a car is to train which takes 1h 35m and costs 12€ - 35€.

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It takes approximately 1h 35m to get from Metz to Capellen, including transfers.

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Metz to Capellen bus services, operated by Info TIM - ATRIV 57, depart from Square Du Luxembourg station.

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Metz to Capellen train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Metz Ville station.

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The best way to get from Metz to Capellen is to train which takes 1h 35m and costs 12€ - 35€. Alternatively, you can line 049 bus and line 300 bus and line 222 bus, which costs 3€ - 4€ and takes 2h 52m.

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Map of how to get from Metz to Capellen.
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  • Distance: 59.4 km
  • Duration: 1h 35m

What companies run services between Metz, France and Capellen, Luxembourg?

SNCF operates a train from Metz Ville to Luxembourg hourly. Tickets cost 9€ - 23€ and the journey takes 59 min. TGV inOui also services this route twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Metz to Mamer via Foch, Thionville, Foch Kiosque, Kirchberg, Alphonse Weicker, and Kirchberg, Rehazenter in around 2h 52m.

Train operators
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Metz Ville to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
9€ - 23€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
9€ - 13€
Rail 1st Class
16€ - 23€
TGV inOui

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 Metz Ville to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
20€ - 35€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
27€ - 31€
1st Class
20€ - 24€
Bus operators
RGTR
Phone
+352 2465 2465
Email
service@verkeiersverbond.lu
Website
mobiliteit.lu
Bus from Thionville, Foch Kiosque to Kirchberg, Alphonse Weicker
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
0€
Website
Mobiliteit
Bus from Kirchberg, Rehazenter to Mamer, Baerendall
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
0€
Website
Mobiliteit

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Metz to Capellen bus services, operated by RGTR, arrive at Mamer, Baerendall station.

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Metz to Capellen train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Luxembourg station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Metz to Capellen is 70 km. It takes approximately 46 min to drive from Metz to Capellen.

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