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Nancy to Metz by train

It takes an average of 43m to travel from Nancy to Metz by train, over a distance of around 29 miles (47 km). There are normally 46 trains per day travelling from Nancy to Metz and tickets for this journey start from €5 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 37m
Price€5 - €171.90
Distance29 miles (47 km)
Frequency46 trains per day
Departure stationNancy
Arrival stationMetz
ChangesDirect trains available
Train and bus operatorsSNCF, Flixbus

Nancy to Metz train times

Check out the next trains departing from Nancy to Metz for Saturday 23rd Jan 2021. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
06:28 Nancy07:21 MetzTER 37601 SNCF Get tickets53m, direct
06:50 Nancy07:27 MetzTER 88503 SNCF Get tickets37m, direct
07:28 Nancy08:21 MetzTER 37603 SNCF Get tickets53m, direct
07:50 Nancy08:27 MetzTER 88571 SNCF Get tickets37m, direct
08:28 Nancy09:21 MetzTER 37521 SNCF Get tickets53m, direct
08:50 Nancy09:27 MetzTER 88573 SNCF Get tickets37m, direct
09:50 Nancy10:27 MetzTER 37529 SNCF Get tickets37m, direct
10:50 Nancy11:27 MetzTER 88507 SNCF Get tickets37m, direct
11:50 Nancy12:27 MetzTER 88509 SNCF Get tickets37m, direct
12:28 Nancy13:21 MetzTER 37609 SNCF Get tickets53m, direct

TER and SNCF trains from Nancy to Metz

You can travel from Nancy to Metz on TER and SNCF trains. When you search for times and tickets, we might also show you some other options with multiple connections or operators if they’re available.

PhotoSmiley.toerist, under licence CC BY-SA 3.0

TER (Transport Express Régional) trains are the regional service from SNCF that allow you to make trips to nearby towns and villages located within the same region. With 20 regions in France, TER trains are ideal for travelling to destinations not covered by high-speed services, although ticket prices vary between each region. TER trains have dedicated spaces for bicycles and allow animals on board. Not all TER trains include a First Class carriage.

PhotoCtruongngoc, under licence CC BY-SA 3.0

SNCF is the national train operator of France. It operates all domestic trains and routes across France, as well as international services to Spain and Germany. There are three different types of domestic trains that operate under the SNCF banner – TGV (high-speed, full-service trains that connect the major cities in France), Intercités (usually a more frequent stopping service, but with all the amenities), and TER (regional train services with basic onboard facilities).

Cheap train tickets from Nancy to Metz

Train tickets from Nancy to Metz start at €5 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in Advance, however, if you're booking last-minute tickets on the day, the average price is around €12.13.
lowest price found
2 weeksin advance
avg. single price8.55
on the day
avg. single price12.13

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 Nancy to Metz 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 guide to check when European train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap 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 Nancy to Metz? 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 Nancy to Metz take?

The average journey time by train between Nancy and Metz is 43 minutes, with around 46 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 Nancy and Metz by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Nancy to Metz is 37 minutes.

How much does the train from Nancy to Metz cost?

Train ticket prices from Nancy to Metz can start from as little as €5 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 Nancy to Metz?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Nancy to Metz without having to change trains. There are 46 direct trains from Nancy to Metz each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

What time does the first train from Nancy to Metz leave?

The first train from Nancy to Metz leaves at 05:28. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Nancy to Metz leave?

The last train from Nancy to Metz leaves at 22:37. 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 Nancy and Metz by train?

Trains travelling from Nancy to Metz cover a distance of around 29 miles (47 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Metz to Nancy. If you’re looking for other options, you can also catch the bus from Nancy 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. / 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 Nancy to Metz for a typical week day using timetable data for 23/01/2021. 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 18/01/2021 for travel on 19/01/2021 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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