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Take the train from Metz to Lyon St-Exupéry TGV in 4 hours 29 minutes

If you want to travel from Metz to Lyon St-Exupéry TGV by train, you've come to the right place.

You can expect the journey from Metz to Lyon St-Exupéry TGV by train to take around 9 hours 1 minute. If you want to get there as quickly as possible, it can take as little as 4 hours 29 minutes on the fastest services. You’ll usually find around 8 trains per day running on this route, which spans 240 miles (386 km). You’ll have to make 1 change along the way on your journey to Lyon St-Exupéry TGV.

Use our Journey Planner at the top of the page to search for cheap ticket prices and we'll show you how much you can save. Tickets from Metz to Lyon St-Exupéry TGV start from €32.00 when you book in advance.

If you want to know more about the journey, keep reading for timetables, tips on finding cheap tickets and FAQs, including first and last train times. Want to go straight to booking? Start a search with us today!

Metz to Lyon St-Exupéry TGV by train

It takes an average of 9h 1m to travel from Metz to Lyon St-Exupéry TGV by train, over a distance of around 240 miles (386 km). There are normally 8 trains per day travelling from Metz to Lyon St-Exupéry TGV and tickets for this journey start from €32 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 4h 29m
PriceFrom €32
Distance240 miles (386 km)
Frequency8 trains per day
First train06:23
Last train19:42
Departure stationMetz
Arrival stationLyon St-Exupéry TGV
Changes1 change

Metz to Lyon St-Exupéry TGV train times

Check out the next trains departing from Metz to Lyon St-Exupéry TGV for Tuesday 25th January 2022. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
DepartsArrivesDuration
05:23 10:34 5h 11m, 1 change
07:10 15:21 8h 11m, 2 changes
09:56 15:34 5h 38m, 1 change
11:02 17:34 6h 32m, 2 changes
14:05 18:34 4h 29m, 1 change
15:56 06:21 14h 25m, 3 changes
16:28 06:21 13h 53m, 4 changes
18:42 08:34 13h 52m, 1 change

Cheap train tickets from Metz to Lyon St-Exupéry TGV

The price of train tickets from Metz to Lyon St-Exupéry TGV starts at €32 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. Booking on the day is usually more expensive and costs can vary depending on the time of day, route or class.

Book in advance

Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from Metz to Lyon St-Exupéry TGV by booking early.§

Be flexible with your travel times

Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.

Choose a slower or connecting train

On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!

Look out for special deals

Take a look at our handy guides to find out when train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap European train tickets for your journey.

For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.

§Some train companies may not offer any Advance ticket types or cheaper deals for early bookings. On rare occasions, train companies may choose to release special offers closer to the date on last-minute or late-release tickets. This is dependent on the individual train operating company you travel with.

Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from Metz to Lyon St-Exupéry TGV? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Metz to Lyon St-Exupéry TGV take?

The average journey time by train between Metz and Lyon St-Exupéry TGV is 9 hours and 1 minute, with around 8 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Metz and Lyon St-Exupéry TGV by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Metz to Lyon St-Exupéry TGV is 4 hours and 29 minutes.

How much does the train from Metz to Lyon St-Exupéry TGV cost?

Train ticket prices from Metz to Lyon St-Exupéry TGV can start from as little as €32 when you book in advance. The cost of tickets can vary depending on the time of day, route and class you book and are usually more expensive if you book on the day.

Is there a direct train from Metz to Lyon St-Exupéry TGV?

No, there are no direct train services from Metz to Lyon St-Exupéry TGV. Travelling from Metz to Lyon St-Exupéry TGV by train will require a minimum of 1 change.

What time does the first train from Metz to Lyon St-Exupéry TGV leave?

The first train from Metz to Lyon St-Exupéry TGV leaves at 06:23. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Metz to Lyon St-Exupéry TGV leave?

The last train from Metz to Lyon St-Exupéry TGV leaves at 19:42. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Metz and Lyon St-Exupéry TGV by train?

Trains travelling from Metz to Lyon St-Exupéry TGV cover a distance of around 240 miles (386 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Lyon St-Exupéry TGV to Metz.
Average savings on fares booked prior to day of travel vs full price fares on day of travel in France. Subject to availability. Excludes coach. / The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Metz to Lyon St-Exupéry TGV for a typical week day using timetable data for 01/25/2022. 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 09/11/2021 for travel on 09/11/2021 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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