Route overview
Avg. journey time4h 56m
Trains per day3
Fare range€20-€214
Train operatorsEurolines France, Flixbus, Ouibus, Isilines,
First & last trains
First train departs at07:25
Last train departs at18:04
Fastest journey
Fastest route4h 27m
Origin StationLyon
Destination StationMetz

Train times for Tue 24 Jul

5h 00m
1 change
4h 32m
1 change
4h 44m
5h 54m
2 changes
4h 34m
1 change

When is the best time to buy tickets?

Buying tickets in advance can save you money. Prices for train journeys from Lyon to Metz start at €77.47 when you book at least 28 days in advance.*

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What is the minimum price of a ticket from Lyon to Metz?

The minimum price of a train ticket from Lyon to Metz is €20. To buy train tickets from Lyon to Metz for the lowest price possible, we recommend that you book your tickets as early as possible. Tickets go on sale usually 3 months in advance, yet in some rare cases this can be up to 6 months. For more precise information on when you can book your tickets or whether there are any promotional sales, click here.

How long does it take to travel from Lyon to Metz by train?

The average journey time between Lyon and Metz is 4 hours and 56 minutes and the fastest journey time is 4 hours and 27 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 11 trains per day travelling from Lyon to Metz. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What time is the first and last train of the day from Lyon to Metz?

The first train from Lyon to Metz departs at 07:25. The last train from Lyon to Metz departs at 18:04. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services. Alternatively, some popular routes may run throughout the night at a reduced frequency. There may also be less services on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Are there direct train services between Lyon and Metz?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Lyon to Metz without having to change trains. There are 3 direct trains from Lyon to Metz. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

How do I get back to Lyon?

By train, of course. See trains from Metz to Lyon.

  • *Average prices for adult tickets in economy. Discount cards and coach journey excluded. Prices are based on searches made by our customers over the past 6 months. "14 days in advance" includes days 13 and 15.
  • **The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Lyon to Metz for a typical week day using timetable data for 24/07/2018. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 16/04/2018 for travel on 16/04/2018 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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