The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Metz to Lyon will cost around £ 91 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 56.
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4 h 21 m
4 h 48 m
Trains per day
Of the 9 trains that leave Metz for Lyon every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 388 km distance in an average of 4 h 48 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 4 h 21 m .
The slowest trains will take 5 h 54 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Distance||240 miles (387 km)|
|Average train duration||4 h 46 min|
|Average train ticket price||£51 (€59)|
|Train frequency||2 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 2 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV or SNCF | TGV INOUI|
Trains from Metz to Lyon cover the 240 miles (387 km) long journey taking on average 4 h 46 min with our travel partners like SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV or SNCF | TGV INOUI. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £51, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £30. Travellers depart most frequently from Metz Ville and arrive in Lyon Part Dieu.
When taking a train from Metz, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Metz Ville and Metz Nord. When you arrive in Lyon, your train can arrive in train stations including Lyon Part Dieu, Lyon-Perrache and Lyon Part-Dieu, Gare routière.
Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Metz Ville to Lyon Part Dieu.
Passengers board their train most frequently from Metz Ville and travel around 0.7 miles (1.1 km) from the city centre to this train station.
Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Lyon Part Dieu and need to travel approximately 1.1 miles (1.8 km) from the train station to the city centre in Lyon.
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