There are 6 ways to get from The Hague to Metz by train, bus, car or plane

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Train Thalys  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Paris-Nord Thalys
  2. Take the train from Paris Est to Metz Ville Tgv

$186 - $246

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Bus, train  •  7 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from The Hague to Brussels City Center - Midi Train station
  2. Take the bus from Brussels, Gare du Midi to Luxembourg, Central station CFL - Gare Routière
  3. Take the train from Luxembourg, Gare Centrale to Metz-Ville Ter

$18 - $23

4 alternative options

Bus  •  8 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from The Hague to Brussels, Brussels-North station 813
  2. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Metz N836 / ...

$26 - $43

Train  •  8 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Brussel-Noord
  2. Take the train from Bru.-Noord / Brux.-Nord to Luxembourg Ic
  3. Take the train from Luxembourg, Gare Centrale to Metz-Ville Ter

$47 - $81

Drive  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Drive from The Hague to Metz 276 miles

$65 - $100

Train, fly  •  4 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Den Haag HS to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Luxembourg (LUX) AMS - LUX
  3. Take the train from Luxembourg, Gare Centrale to Metz-Ville

$96 - $294

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No, there is no direct bus from The Hague to Metz. However, there are services departing from The Hague and arriving at Metz via Brussels, Brussels-North station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct train from The Hague to Metz. However, there are services departing from Den Haag HS and arriving at Metz Ville via Rotterdam Centraal and Paris Est. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 37 min.

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The distance between The Hague and Metz is 354 km. The road distance is 441.5 km.

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The best way to get from The Hague to Metz without a car is to train which takes 6 h 37 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 37 min to get from The Hague to Metz, including transfers.

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

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The Hague to Metz train services, operated by Thalys, depart from Rotterdam Centraal station.

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The best way to get from The Hague to Metz is to train which takes 6 h 37 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 8 h 20 min.

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Airport to Luxembourg Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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

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Map of how to get from The Hague to Metz.
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  • Distance: 221.5 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 37 min

What companies run services between The Hague, Netherlands and Metz, France?

You can take a train from The Hague to Metz via Rotterdam Centraal, Paris-Nord, and Paris Est in around 6 h 37 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from The Hague to Metz via Brussels, Brussels-North station in around 8 h 20 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Luxembourg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Train operators
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Paris-Nord
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $160
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$120 - $160
1st Class
$160 - $230
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris Est to Metz Ville
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$60 - $75
1st Class
$90 - $130
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
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Brussel-Noord
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
ns.nl
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eurail.com
Train from Den Haag HS to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
ns.nl
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eurail.com
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Bru.-Noord / Brux.-Nord to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
belgianrail.be
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eurail.com
2nd Class
$21 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $50
Bus operators
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 The Hague to Brussels City Center - Midi Train station
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
Ouibus
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Brussels, Gare du Midi to Luxembourg, Central station CFL - Gare Routière
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
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 The Hague to Brussels, Brussels-North station
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Metz
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $27
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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The Hague to Metz train services, operated by TGV, arrive at Metz Ville station.

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Yes, the driving distance between The Hague to Metz is 442 km. It takes approximately 4 h 14 min to drive from The Hague to Metz.

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Lufthansa and KLM offer flights from Amsterdam Airport to Luxembourg Airport.

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Book your The Hague to Metz bus tickets online with FlixBus and FlixBus.

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There are 197+ hotels available in Metz. Prices start at $62 USD per night.

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