There are 8 ways to get from Milan to Metz by train, bus, car, plane or subway

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Train  •  7 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Basel SBB Eurocity / ...
  2. Take the train from Mulhouse Ville to Metz Ville Tgv

$153 - $230

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Bus  •  10 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Milan, Milan to Metz N836

$37 - $62

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Bus, train  •  11 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Milan to Strasbourg
  2. Take the train from Strasbourg to Metz Ville Tgv

$100 - $145

Drive  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Milan to Metz 385.6 miles

$90 - $140

Fly Milan Linate to Luxembourg, train  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Luxembourg (LUX) LIN - LUX
  2. Take the train from Luxembourg, Gare Centrale to Metz-Ville

$83 - $469

Fly Milan Malpensa to Metz/Nancy  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Metz/Nancy (ETZ) MXP - ETZ

$138 - $761

Fly Milan Malpensa to Luxembourg, train  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Luxembourg (LUX) MXP - LUX
  2. Take the train from Luxembourg, Gare Centrale to Metz-Ville

$47 - $213

Line 2 subway to Milan Bergamo, fly to Luxembourg, train  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Take the line 2 subway from Lanza to Cologno Nord
  2. Fly from Milan Bergamo (BGY) to Luxembourg (LUX) BGY - LUX
  3. Take the train from Luxembourg, Gare Centrale to Metz-Ville

$41 - $225

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No, there is no direct bus from Milan to Metz. However, there are services departing from via orefici p.za cordusio and arriving at Metz via Milan, Milan. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Milan to Metz. However, there are services departing from Milano Centrale and arriving at Metz Ville via Basel SBB and Mulhouse Ville. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 19 min.

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The distance between Milan and Metz is 466 km. The road distance is 617 km.

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The best way to get from Milan to Metz without a car is to train which takes 7 h 19 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 19 min to get from Milan to Metz, including transfers.

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

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Milan to Metz train services, operated by Trenitalia Eurocity, depart from Milano Centrale station.

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The best way to get from Milan to Metz is to train which takes 7 h 19 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 10 h 25 min, you could also fly, which costs and takes 6 h 6 min.

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The quickest flight from Milan Linate Airport to Luxembourg Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Milan to Metz.
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  • Distance: 291 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 19 min

What companies run services between Milan, Italy and Metz, France?

You can take a train from Milan to Metz via Basel SBB and Mulhouse Ville in around 7 h 19 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Milan to Metz 5 times a week. Tickets cost $35 - $60 and the journey takes 9 h 5 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Luxembourg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Luxembourg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Luxembourg via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,300
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Milan Linate to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,300
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Metz/Nancy via Lyon
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $700
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $300
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Luxembourg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$29 - $210
Train operators
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $150
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Mulhouse Ville to Metz Ville
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $60
1st Class
$75 - $100
Train from Strasbourg to Metz Ville
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $40
1st Class
$55 - $65
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 Strasbourg to Metz Ville
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$27 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $60
Luxembourg Railways (CFL)
Website
cfl.lu
Train from Luxembourg, Gare Centrale to Metz-Ville
Ave. Duration
59 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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Milan, Milan to Metz
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Milan to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
7 h 53 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Schedules at
eurolines.fr

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Milan to Metz train services, operated by inOui TGV, arrive at Metz Ville station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Milan to Metz is 617 km. It takes approximately 6 h 24 min to drive from Milan to Metz.

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Alitalia and Lufthansa offer flights from Milan Linate Airport to Luxembourg Airport.

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There are 197+ hotels available in Metz. Prices start at $61 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Milan to Milan Linate Airport is to line 73 bus which takes 20 min and costs .

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