There are 7 ways to get from Metz to Munich by train, bus, car or plane

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

Train  •  6 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Metz Ville to Strasbourg
  2. Take the train from Strasbourg to München Hbf Tgv

$108 - $129

Cheapest option

Bus Ouibus  •  10 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Metz, gare rout. to Mannheim, ZOB Heinrich von Stephan Str. 6 RegioJet
  2. Take the bus from Mannheim to Munich Ouibus

$22 - $31

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Train via Stuttgart Hbf  •  6 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Metz Ville to Strasbourg
  2. Take the train from Strasbourg to Stuttgart Hbf Tgv / ...
  3. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to München Hbf Ice / ...

$113 - $169

Bus FlixBus  •  8 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Metz to Munich, Munich central bus station N236 / ...

$30 - $55

Drive  •  4 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Metz to Munich 316.4 miles

$65 - $100

Train, bus to Saarbrucken, fly  •  4 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Metz Ville to Forbach(F)
  2. Take the bus from Poste de Forbach to Brême D'Or
  3. Fly from Saarbrucken (SCN) to Munich (MUC) SCN - MUC

$217 - $574

Train to Luxembourg, fly  •  5 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Metz-Ville to Luxembourg, Gare Centrale
  2. Fly from Luxembourg (LUX) to Munich (MUC) LUX - MUC

$64 - $278

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Metz to Munich is to bus which costs 19€ - 27€ and takes 10 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Metz to Munich is to train and bus and fly which costs 180€ - 500€ and takes 4 h 5 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Metz and arriving at Munich, Munich central bus station station. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Metz to Munich. However, there are services departing from Metz Ville and arriving at München Hbf via Strasbourg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 11 min.

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The distance between Metz and Munich is 412 km. The road distance is 506.3 km.

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The best way to get from Metz to Munich without a car is to train which takes 6 h 11 min and costs 90€ - 110€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 11 min to get from Metz to Munich, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Metz to Munich is to train which takes 6 h 11 min and costs 90€ - 110€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 27€ - 45€ and takes 8 h 20 min.

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Map of how to get from Metz to Munich.
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  • Distance: 257.3 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 11 min

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

You can take a train from Metz to Munich via Strasbourg in around 6 h 11 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Metz to Munich twice daily. Tickets cost $30 - $55 and the journey takes 8 h 20 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Saarbrucken to Munich
Ave. Duration
47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $490
Flights from Luxembourg to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $350
Flights from Luxembourg to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $350
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Luxembourg to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $380
BMI Regional
Website
flybmi.com
Flights from Saarbrucken to Munich
Ave. Duration
47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $490
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Munich via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
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 Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$27 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $60
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
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Strasbourg to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$80 - $90
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$80 - $90
1st Class
$110 - $160
Train from Strasbourg to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $70
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $60
1st Class
$75 - $95
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
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 Strasbourg to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
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
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 Metz to Munich, Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Metz, gare rout. to Mannheim, ZOB Heinrich von Stephan Str. 6
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
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 Mannheim to Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
Ouibus
Regie des Transports de Forbach
Phone
+33 (0) 03 87 29 39 29
Email
contact@tad-forbus.fr
Website
forbus.fr
Bus from Poste de Forbach to Brême D'Or
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
forbus.fr

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