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There are 7 ways to get from Metz to Vienna 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 Luxembourg, fly  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Gare de Metz-Ville to Gare de Luxembourg
  2. Fly from Luxembourg (LUX) to Vienna (VIE) LUX - VIE

$96 - $328

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Bus  •  14 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Metz to Vienna, Vienna Erdberg N236 / ...

$55 - $90

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Train, train to Basel, fly  •  7 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Metz Ville to Strasbourg
  2. Take the train from Strasbourg to St-Louis (Haut-Rhin)
  3. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Vienna (VIE) BSL - VIE

$157 - $399

Train  •  11 h 23 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 Wien Hbf Ice

$182 - $274

Train via Mannheim Hbf  •  11 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Metz Ville to Forbach(F)
  2. Take the train from Saarbrücken Hbf to Mannheim Hbf Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Wien Hbf Rj

$185 - $279

Train, bus  •  16 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Gare de Metz-Ville to Gare de Luxembourg Luxembourg-Metz-Nancy / ...
  2. Take the bus from Luxembourg to Wien

$79 - $120

Drive  •  8 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Metz to Vienna 570.2 miles

$120 - $180

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The cheapest way to get from Metz to Vienna is to bus which costs 45€ - 80€ and takes 14 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Metz to Vienna is to train and fly which costs 80€ - 290€ and takes 5 h 44 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Metz and arriving at Vienna, Vienna Erdberg. Services depart twice daily, and operate Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 14 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Metz to Vienna. However, there are services departing from Metz Ville and arriving at Wien Hbf via Forbach(F) and Frankfurt(Main)Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 23 min.

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The distance between Metz and Vienna is 755 km. The road distance is 912.3 km.

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The best way to get from Metz to Vienna without a car is to train which takes 11 h 23 min and costs 150€ - 240€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 44 min to get from Metz to Vienna, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Metz to Vienna is to train which takes 11 h 23 min and costs 150€ - 240€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 45€ - 80€ and takes 14 h 25 min.

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Map of how to get from Metz to Vienna.
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  • Distance: 472.1 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 44 min

What companies run services between Metz, France and Vienna, Austria?

You can take a train from Metz to Vienna via Forbach(F) and Frankfurt(Main)Hbf in around 11 h 23 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Metz to Vienna twice daily. Tickets cost $55 - $90 and the journey takes 14 h 25 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Luxembourg to Vienna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Basel to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Basel to Vienna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Basel to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Vienna via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Basel to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Vienna via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Basel to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $850
Flights from Basel to Vienna via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $850
Flights from Basel to Vienna via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $850
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Luxembourg to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Vienna via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $450
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Basel to Vienna via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Gare de Metz-Ville to Gare de Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$16 - $23
1st Class
$20 - $35
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 Strasbourg to St-Louis (Haut-Rhin)
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$24 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $55
Train from Metz Ville to Forbach(F)
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $24
1st Class
$21 - $35
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Metz Ville to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $22
1st Class
$31 - $35
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
Train from Saarbrücken Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $36
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $36
1st Class
$50 - $55
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 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 Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
bahn.de
Train from Saarbrücken Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
7 h 18 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$130 - $190
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Metz to Vienna, Vienna Erdberg
Ave. Duration
14 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Luxembourg Airport to Vienna Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 50 min.

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

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Metz to Vienna train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Wien Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Metz to Vienna is 912 km. It takes approximately 8 h 10 min to drive from Metz to Vienna.

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Austrian Airlines, easyJet, KLM and three other airlines offer flights from Luxembourg Airport to Vienna Airport.

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