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There are 5 ways to get from Trier to Metz by train, bus, rideshare or car

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Train  •  1h 32m

  1. Take the train from Gare de Trier-Hbf to Gare de Metz-Ville Treves-Metz / ...

$20 - $29

Cheapest option

Train via Gare de Luxembourg  •  1h 55m

  1. Take the train from Trier, Hauptbahnhof to Luxembourg, Gare Centrale Re
  2. Take the train from Gare de Luxembourg to Gare de Metz-Ville Luxembourg - Metz-Ville / ...

$6 - $26

3 alternative options

Bus  •  3h

  1. Take the bus from Trier, Trier train to Metz 780

$7 - $12

Rideshare  •  1h 31m

  1. Take the rideshare from Trier to Metz 69.4 miles

$7 - $11

Drive  •  1h 9m

  1. Drive from Trier to Metz 68 miles

$14 - $22

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Trier to Metz is to rideshare which costs 6€ - 10€ and takes 1h 31m.

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The quickest way to get from Trier to Metz is to drive which costs 12€ - 19€ and takes 1h 9m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Trier, Trier train and arriving at Metz. Services depart five times a week, and operate Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 3h.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Gare de Trier-Hbf and arriving at Gare de Metz-Ville. Services depart six times a week, and operate Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 1h 32m.

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The distance between Trier and Metz is 79 km. The road distance is 108.9 km.

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The best way to get from Trier to Metz without a car is to train which takes 1h 32m and costs 17€ - 26€.

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The train from Gare de Trier-Hbf to Gare de Metz-Ville takes 1h 32m including transfers and departs six times a week.

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

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Trier to Metz train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Gare de Trier-Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Trier to Metz is to train which takes 1h 32m and costs 17€ - 26€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 6€ - 11€ and takes 3h.

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Map of how to get from Trier to Metz.
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  • Distance: 49.3 miles
  • Duration: 1h 32m

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

SNCF operates a train from Trier to Metz 6 times a week. Tickets cost $20 - $29 and the journey takes 1h 32m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Trier to Metz 5 times a week. Tickets cost $7 - $12 and the journey takes 3h.

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 Trier-Hbf to Gare de Metz-Ville
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $29
1st Class
$27 - $45
Train from Gare de Luxembourg to Gare de Metz-Ville
Ave. Duration
58m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$16 - $23
1st Class
$20 - $35
Luxembourg Railways (CFL)
Phone
+352 24 89 24 89
Website
cfl.lu
Train from Trier, Hauptbahnhof to Luxembourg, Gare Centrale
Ave. Duration
48m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Website
cfl.lu
Train from Luxembourg, Gare Centrale to Metz-Ville
Ave. Duration
58m
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Trier, Trier train to Metz
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Trier to Metz
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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

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Trier to Metz train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Gare de Metz-Ville station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Trier to Metz is 109 km. It takes approximately 1h 9m to drive from Trier to Metz.

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There are 206+ hotels available in Metz. Prices start at $58 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Trier and Metz. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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