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Thionville to Nancy by train

It takes an average of 1h 22m to travel from Thionville to Nancy by train, over a distance of around 46 miles (74 km). There are normally 28 trains per day travelling from Thionville to Nancy and tickets for this journey start from €5 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 1h 5m
PriceFrom €5
Distance46 miles (74 km)
Frequency28 trains per day
Departure stationThionville
Arrival stationNancy
ChangesDirect trains available
Train and bus operatorsSNCF

Thionville to Nancy train times

Check out the next trains departing from Thionville to Nancy for mardi 27 avril 2021. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
09:20 10:55 1h 35m, 1 change
10:50 11:55 1h 5m, direct
11:28 00:47 1h 19m, 1 change
11:50 00:55 1h 5m, direct
00:20 01:40 1h 20m, 1 change
00:50 01:55 1h 5m, direct
01:50 02:55 1h 5m, direct
02:50 03:56 1h 6m, direct
03:20 04:25 1h 5m, 1 change
03:50 04:56 1h 6m, direct

TER and SNCF trains from Thionville to Nancy

You can travel from Thionville to Nancy 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 Thionville to Nancy

The price of train tickets from Thionville to Nancy starts at €5 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 Thionville to Nancy 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 Thionville to Nancy? 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 Thionville to Nancy take?

The average journey time by train between Thionville and Nancy is 1 hour and 22 minutes, with around 28 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 Thionville and Nancy by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Thionville to Nancy is 1 hour and 5 minutes.

How much does the train from Thionville to Nancy cost?

Train ticket prices from Thionville to Nancy 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 Thionville to Nancy?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Thionville to Nancy without having to change trains. There are 12 direct trains from Thionville to Nancy each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

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

The first train from Thionville to Nancy leaves at 04:28. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

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

The last train from Thionville to Nancy leaves at 09:37. 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 Thionville and Nancy by train?

Trains travelling from Thionville to Nancy cover a distance of around 46 miles (74 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Nancy to Thionville. If you’re looking for other options, you can also catch the bus from Thionville to Nancy.
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 Thionville to Nancy for a typical week day using timetable data for 04/27/2021. 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 04/19/2021 for travel on 04/19/2021 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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