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Metz to Paris by train

The journey from Metz to Paris by train is 174.53 mi and takes 1 hr 27 min. There are 14 connections per day, with the first departure at 6:23 AM and the last at 9:04 PM. It is possible to travel from Metz to Paris by train for as little as $9.75 or as much as $69.79. The best price for this journey is $9.75.

Lowest Price$9.75
Journey Duration1 hr 27 min
Connection per Day14
Lowest Price$9.75
Highest Price$69.79
First Departure6:23 AM
Last Departure9:04 PM
Distance174.53 mi
DepartureMetz
ArrivalParis
CarriersOUIGO, TGV inOui

Metz to Paris Train Times

Departure date
Saturday, Jul 13, 2024

Traveling by train: Metz to Paris

The average duration of a train journey from Metz to Paris is 1 hr 27 min. There are approximately 14 trains connecting Metz and Paris per day. The cheapest train ticket from Metz to Paris costs around $9.75.

If you're traveling from Metz to Paris by train, you'll depart from Metz-Ville or Metz, Gare Routière train station. These stations are connected to Paris Nord or Paris Est train station. There might not be a direct connection between all the stations in these two locations, but Virail provides you with both direct routes and transfer services that you can take to reach Paris from Metz. Moreover, remember to arrive 30 minutes before your train departure to ensure optimal boarding conditions.

France's national railway company, SNCF, provides various train services to accommodate diverse travel needs, including TGV INOUI, OUIGO, TER and also Deutshce Bahn.

  • The high-speed intercity TGV is operated by SNCF. However, the company also offers TGV INOUI, which enhances the standard TGV service by providing a more sophisticated customer experience. For budget-conscious travelers, the OUIGO train is available, with additional fixed services accessible for a minor supplementary fee. Deutsche Bahn, headquartered in Berlin, is the German national railway company that operates an extensive rail network across the country. This network includes high-speed intercity trains (ICE), regional, and local commuter trains.
  • Free Wi-Fi service is accessible on TER trains, albeit only on newer models. The OUIGO service provides Wi-Fi connectivity through Ouifi or Ouifun options. Meanwhile, TGV INOUI trains offer more advanced Wi-Fi features, contingent on the selected service type.
  • Power outlets are offered on OUIGO trains for a small fee upon seat selection, and are customizable based on the service selected on TGV INOUI. For TER trains, power outlets are typically found on modern units and common-usage versions of older models.
  • While TER trains do not offer seat selection, this option is available on both OUIGO and TGV INOUI. Note, however, that the factors affecting seat selection also affect the price of the ticket.
  • On TER trains, there is no size limit for luggage provided they can be individually carried and stored in the designated luggage areas. Bicycles are allowed onboard free of charge, but without a reservation. OUIGO trains, meanwhile, provide two luggage options with the basic fare and include stroller transport in the ticket price. Additional or bulky items, such as bicycles, scooters, skis, or musical instruments, can be brought onboard under certain conditions. TGV INOUI has no weight limit for luggage, but passengers are expected to carry and label their own luggage. Bicycles can be brought onboard for an additional fee.
  • Catering or bar services are not available on both OUIGO and TER trains. However, many TGV trains feature café cars where snacks and beverages can be purchased. Moreover, TGV INOUI service allows passengers to order from their seat with delivery included.
  • The trains provide an array of services to enhance the travel experience. For instance, you can access free Wi-Fi across all Deutsche Bahn trains, allowing for continuous connectivity during your journey. Additionally, all the trains are equipped with power outlets, ensuring your devices remain charged. When it comes to luggage, Deutsche Bahn permits each traveler to bring two suitcases or large bags, as well as one piece of hand luggage, offering sufficient space for your travel essentials. Moreover, seat reservation is available on Deutsche Bahn's long-distance trains, granting you the freedom to choose a spot that best suits your comfort. Finally, to cater to your refreshment needs, Deutsche Bahn's ICE trains feature a bistro car where food and beverages can be purchased.

Taking the train from Metz to Paris is a comfortable and eco-friendly travel option, and once you arrive, you'll find a wealth of attractions waiting to be explored. Paris, the city of lights, is a sprawling metropolis with an efficient rail system that connects to various key points of interest. Here are some of the main train stations in Paris and things you can do around them:

  • Paris-Est and Paris-Nord Stations: These stations are in the 10th arrondissement, close to the picturesque Canal Saint-Martin. This area is known for its vibrant art studios and restaurants offering a wide range of international cuisines. The two stations are also close to each other, making travel between them convenient.

No visit to Paris would be complete without seeing the iconic Eiffel Tower. You can also explore the Louvre Museum, home to thousands of works of art, including the Mona Lisa. The Musée d'Orsay, another must-visit, houses an extensive collection of impressionist and post-impressionist masterpieces. Lastly, don't forget to visit the Notre-Dame Cathedral and enjoy a leisurely stroll in the Luxembourg Gardens, both epitomes of Paris' rich history and vibrant culture.

If you are planning to travel from Metz to Paris by train, allow us the privilege of aiding you in the meticulous planning of your journey. We check thousands of destinations by train, bus, and plane to assist you in finding the best price. If you want to see the best prices for all modes of transportation between Metz and Paris, you can browse our convenient price calendar below and find the option that suits your needs.

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Cheap train tickets from Metz to Paris
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Metz to Paris.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Metz to Paris, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Metz to Paris.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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Price as departure date approaches

Train companies may charge higher ticket prices as the date of departure approaches. Prices in the next days can range from around $16.42 to $53.20 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 69% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap train tickets from Metz to Paris

The cheapest Metz - Paris train tickets can be found for as low as $24.48 if you’re lucky, or $37.26 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $57.69.

Find the best day to travel to Paris by train

When travelling to Paris by train, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Carriers on this route

Find out more about the carriers on this route.

In 2013, the French national railway company SNCF introduced OUIGO to offer budget-friendly TGV travel options. Choose between the lightning-fast OUIGO Grande Vitesse, reaching speeds of 300 km/h, or the more leisurely OUIGO Classique, which offers a nostalgic train ride experience.

Ticket types and facilities from Metz to Paris

Compare the different ticket types and the facilities provided by OUIGO when traveling from Metz to Paris.

Standard Class / TGV

OUIGO Grande Vitesse offers a single class, akin to second-class travel, which accounts for its affordable ticket prices. Adult fares start at €10, depending on the destination, while children can travel for €5. Tickets for OUIGO can only be purchased online.
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Standard Class / Classical

OUIGO Train Classique only have one class, which is equivalent to second class travel, which is why ticket prices are cheap. Tickets are available from €10 for adults (depending on destination) and €5 for children, and OUIGO train tickets are only available online.
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Facility Description

Find out more about the different facilities available onboard with each carrier on this route.

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You have access WiFi (OUIFI) and delve into the OUIFUN entertainment portal for an added fee.
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On Ouigo trains, only top deck seats in select coaches come with power sockets. Note that these seats come at an additional charge, and the bottom deck lacks sockets altogether.
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OUIGO lets you bring two small hand luggage items or one piece measuring 36 x 27 x 15 cm for free, along with cabin baggage at 55x35x25cm with no weight restrictions. For larger items, a fee of €5 applies for online bookings made in advance, and it goes up to €20 if you pay in-person at the station.
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For travelers with mobility concerns, TGV INOUI offers the 'Accès Plus' service. This provides dedicated assistance from the station directly to the train seat. It is advisable for passengers to contact 'Accès Plus' after securing their tickets and ensure arrangements are made at least 48 hours before the scheduled departure.
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In France, OUIGO's Train classique services provide an at-seat snack service, though this isn't available on the high-speed trains. For those traveling in Spain, a visit to the OUIBAR in coach 4 serves up a variety of beverages and snacks.
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Travel in comfort with all coaches being air-conditioned.
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Planning to bring along bigger items like a bike, scooter, skis, or a musical instrument? If you book online in advance, it's just a €5 fee. But, if you decide to pay at the station, the fee goes up to €20.
Services on board OUIGO and TGV inOui from Metz to Paris
Compare services on board when travelling from Metz to Paris by train.
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Metz to Paris CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
19.66kg
Bus
21.07kg
Flight
56.18kg
Car
44.94kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Metz to Paris by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Metz and Paris are 19.66kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Metz and Paris? By taking the train between Metz and Paris you will save 36.52kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 1.41kg compared to a bus and 25.28kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Metz to Paris?
A train ticket from Metz to Paris is $35.45. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $9.75.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Metz to Paris?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Metz to Paris is $9.75. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Metz and Paris by train?
Metz to Paris is 174.53 mi.
How long does the train between Metz and Paris take?
Metz to Paris is on average 1 hr 27 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 1 hr 24 min.
Which companies operate from Metz to Paris?
The train journey from Metz to Paris is covered by 1 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: OUIGO and TGV inOui.
How many train connections per day go from Metz to Paris?
Metz to Paris has 14 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Metz to Paris leave?
The earliest train from Metz to Paris departs at 6:23 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last train from Metz to Paris depart?
The latest train from Metz to Paris departs at 9:04 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Metz to Paris in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest train ticket we have found is $9.75 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
How many direct connections depart from Metz to Paris?
There are on average 14 direct connection(s) from Metz to go to Paris.
What's the fastest journey time between Metz to Paris by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Metz and Paris is 1 hr 24 min.
Is there a direct train from Metz to Paris?
Yes, there is a direct train between Metz and Paris.
What are the CO2 emissions for Metz to Paris by train?
The train journey from Metz to Paris creates 19.66kg of CO2 emissions.

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