There are 6 ways to get from Stuttgart to Metz 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  •  3 h 45 min

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

$54 - $88

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf Interregio-Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Karlsruhe to Metz N136 / ...

$35 - $57

4 alternative options

Bus  •  4 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Stuttgart Hbf to Strasbourg
  2. Take the bus from Strasbourg to Metz Ouibus / ...

$52 - $81

Drive  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Stuttgart to Metz 187.3 miles

$40 - $60

Train to Frankfurt, fly, train  •  4 h 42 min

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

$114 - $354

Fly from Stuttgart, train  •  6 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Luxembourg (LUX) STR - LUX
  2. Take the train from Luxembourg to Metz Ville

$79 - $339

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

You can take a train from Stuttgart to Metz via Strasbourg in around 3 h 45 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Stuttgart to Metz via Strasbourg and Strasbourg in around 4 h 24 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Flights from Stuttgart to Luxembourg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Flights from Stuttgart to Luxembourg via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $500
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Luxembourg via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Luxembourg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $330
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Luxembourg via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $410
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Luxembourg via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Luxembourg via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Luxembourg via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $400
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $70
Train from Strasbourg to Metz Ville
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $31
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$28 - $31
1st Class
$35 - $55
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $26
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $26
1st Class
$38 - $40
Train from Luxembourg to Metz Ville
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $22
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$18 - $22
1st Class
$31 - $35
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
SNCF
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
$18 - $27
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$18 - $27
1st Class
$28 - $45
Luxembourg Railways (CFL)
Bus operators
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Stuttgart Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Strasbourg to Metz
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Strasbourg to Metz
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Karlsruhe to Metz
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $24
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Stuttgart and Metz is 223 km. The road distance is 300 km.

The cheapest way to get from Stuttgart to Metz is to train and bus which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 5 h 14 min.

The quickest way to get from Stuttgart to Metz is to drive which takes 2 h 52 min and costs 30€ - 50€.

No, there is no direct train from Stuttgart to Metz. However, there are services departing from Stuttgart Hbf and arriving at Metz Ville via Strasbourg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 45 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Stuttgart to Metz. However, there are services departing from Stuttgart Hbf and arriving at Metz via Strasbourg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 24 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 45 min to get from Stuttgart to Metz, including transfers.