There are 5 ways to get from Metz to Düsseldorf by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Metz to Düsseldorf N730

$22 - $40

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Train  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Metz-Nord to Luxembourg, Gare Centrale Ter
  2. Take the train from Luxembourg, Gare Centrale to Duesseldorf Hbf Re

$8

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Train via Koblenz Hbf  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Metz-Ville to Luxembourg, Gare Centrale Ter / ...
  2. Take the train from Luxembourg, Gare Centrale to Koblenz Hbf Re
  3. Take the train from Koblenz Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf Ic / ...

$11 - $76

Drive  •  3 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Metz to Düsseldorf 186 miles

$40 - $60

Train, fly  •  5 h

  1. Take the train from Metz-Ville to Luxembourg, Gare Centrale
  2. Fly from Luxembourg (LUX) to Frankfurt (FRA) LUX - FRA
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Düsseldorf Hbf

$111 - $365

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The cheapest way to get from Metz to Düsseldorf is to train which costs 7€ and takes 5 h 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from Metz to Düsseldorf is to drive which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 3 h 5 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Metz and arriving at Düsseldorf. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 50 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Metz to Düsseldorf. However, there are services departing from Metz-Ville and arriving at Düsseldorf Hbf via Luxembourg, Gare Centrale and Koblenz Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 52 min.

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The distance between Metz and Düsseldorf is 238 km. The road distance is 297.7 km.

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The best way to get from Metz to Düsseldorf without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 50 min and costs 18€ - 35€.

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The bus from Metz to Düsseldorf takes 5 h 50 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Metz to Düsseldorf bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Metz station.

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Metz to Düsseldorf train services, operated by Luxembourg Railways (CFL), depart from Metz-Ville station.

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The best way to get from Metz to Düsseldorf is to bus which takes 5 h 50 min and costs 18€ - 35€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 8€ - 65€ and takes 5 h 52 min.

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The quickest flight from Luxembourg Airport to Frankfurt Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Metz to Düsseldorf bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Düsseldorf station.

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Map of how to get from Metz to Düsseldorf.
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  • Distance: 148.6 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 50 min

What companies run services between Metz, France and Düsseldorf, Germany?

FlixBus operates a bus from Metz to Düsseldorf once daily. Tickets cost $22 - $40 and the journey takes 5 h 50 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Metz to Düsseldorf via Luxembourg, Gare Centrale and Koblenz Hbf in around 5 h 52 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Train operators
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
Train from Luxembourg, Gare Centrale to Koblenz Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Website
cfl.lu
Train from Koblenz Hbf to Duesseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4
Website
cfl.lu
Train from Metz-Nord to Luxembourg, Gare Centrale
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Website
cfl.lu
Train from Luxembourg, Gare Centrale to Duesseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
Frequency
Once daily
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
$32 - $36
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 Koblenz Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Metz to Düsseldorf
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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