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There are 2 ways to get from Thionville to Gérardmer by train, bus or car

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Train, bus

  1. Take the train from Thionville to Nancy
  2. Take the train from Nancy to Épinal
  3. Take the bus from Gare Routière to Boulevard D'alsace

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Drive

  1. Drive from Thionville to Gérardmer

Thionville to Gérardmer by train and bus

The journey time between Thionville and Gérardmer is around 5h 20m and covers a distance of around 203 km. This includes an average layover time of around 2h 28m. The fastest journey normally takes 3h 8m. Operated by SNCF, Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), TGV inOui and others, the Thionville to Gérardmer service departs from Thionville and arrives in Boulevard D'alsace. Typically 30 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
2h 51m
Layover time:
2h 28m
Total time:
5h 20m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
3h 8m
Journey distance:
203 km
Services per week:
30
Cheapest price:
€37
Carbon emissions:
13 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
07:01
Last service departs at:
22:05

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Thionville to Gérardmer train and bus schedules

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Thionville to Gérardmer is to drive which costs €22 - €35 and takes 2h 12m.

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The quickest way to get from Thionville to Gérardmer is to drive which costs €22 - €35 and takes 2h 12m.

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The distance between Thionville and Gérardmer is 153 km. The road distance is 192.2 km.

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The best way to get from Thionville to Gérardmer without a car is to train and bus which takes 4h 3m and costs €25 - €70.

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It takes approximately 4h 3m to get from Thionville to Gérardmer, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Thionville to Gérardmer is 192 km. It takes approximately 2h 12m to drive from Thionville to Gérardmer.

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Map of how to get from Thionville to Gérardmer.
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  • Distance: 152.5 km
  • Duration: 4h 3m

What companies run services between Thionville, Grand Est, France and Gérardmer, France?

There is no direct connection from Thionville to Gérardmer. However, you can take the train to Nancy, take the train to Épinal, take the walk to Gare Routière, then take the bus to Boulevard D'alsace. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Gérardmer.

Train operators
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. 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 Thionville to Nancy
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€12 - €28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€12 - €17
Rail 1st Class
€19 - €28
Train from Nancy to Epinal
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€10 - €26
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€10 - €15
Rail 1st Class
€17 - €26
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Nancy to Épinal
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€26 - €50
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Nancy to Epinal
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€22 - €35
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€28 - €33
1st Class
€22 - €27
Bus operators
Fluo Grand Est 88
Phone
0800 088 010
Website
fluo.eu
Bus from Gare Routière to Boulevard D'alsace
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€3 - €5
Schedules at
Fluo Grand Est 88

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