There are 4 ways to get from Metz to Trier by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Metz-Ville to Luxembourg, Gare Centrale Ter / ...
  2. Take the train from Luxembourg, Gare Centrale to Trier, Hauptbahnhof Re

$8 - $26

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h

  1. Take the bus from Metz to Trier, Trier train 780

$6 - $11

2 alternative options

Train via Metz-Nord  •  2 h 28 min

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

$8

Drive  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Metz to Trier 67.1 miles

$14 - $21

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Metz to Trier is to train which costs 7€ and takes 2 h 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from Metz to Trier is to drive which costs 12€ - 18€ and takes 1 h 7 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Metz and arriving at Trier, Trier train. Services depart five times a week, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Metz to Trier. However, there are services departing from Metz-Ville and arriving at Trier, Hauptbahnhof via Luxembourg, Gare Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 23 min.

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The distance between Metz and Trier is 79 km. The road distance is 107.3 km.

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The best way to get from Metz to Trier without a car is to train which takes 2 h 23 min and costs 6€ - 23€.

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It takes approximately 2 h 23 min to get from Metz to Trier, including transfers.

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

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Map of how to get from Metz to Trier.
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  • Distance: 49.3 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 23 min

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

You can take a train from Metz to Trier via Luxembourg, Gare Centrale in around 2 h 23 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Metz to Trier 5 times a week. Tickets cost $6 - $11 and the journey takes 3 h.

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 Trier, Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
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
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
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 Trier, Trier train
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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