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Trains from Basel to Metz
Travel by train to Metz easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Basel to Metz.
FAQs
Are there COVID-19 travel restrictions for trains from Basel to Metz?

Travel by train between Basel, Switzerland and Metz, France is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Metz from Basel restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in France from Basel?

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required

What are the safety rules to follow in Metz, France?

The government of France has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance required: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

The above information was last checked on 11/26/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Metz from Basel closer to your date of departure here

What restrictions are there on reentering Switzerland from Metz, France?

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Metz to Basel is: Partially open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Switzerland from France?

Reentry to Switzerland is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Switzerland from Metz?

What are the requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 4 in quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Basel, Switzerland?

The government of Switzerland has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

Last checked on 11/26/21. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your train to Basel from Metz here.

How much do cheap train tickets between Basel and Metz cost?
Omio customers have found cheap train tickets from Basel to Metz for as low as $43 (€36)  for the next 7 days.
What is the price of a train ticket between Basel and Metz?
If you’re looking to purchase your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Basel to Metz train price to come in at an average of $43 (€36)  one way.
What is the distance to Metz from Basel by train?
You should expect to travel around 125 miles (202 km)  from Basel to Metz by train.
How long is a train from Basel to Metz on average?
The Basel to Metz train duration is on average 2 h 36 min, which is to be expected when traveling 125 miles (202 km) from Basel to Metz. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.
What station does the train from Basel to Metz depart from? Which Metz train station do I come into from Basel?

When taking a train from Basel, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Basel SBB, Basel Bad Bhf and Basel, Birmannsgasse. When you arrive in Metz, your train can arrive in train stations including Metz Ville and Metz Nord.

Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Basel SBB   to Metz Ville.

Where do I find the Basel train station to Metz? Where is the Metz train station?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Basel SBB, which is located around 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city center, and they get off the train at Metz Ville, located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city center.

How many trains are there between Basel and Metz a day?
The average number of trains departing Basel for Metz is 3 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
When is the earliest train from Basel to Metz? When is the last train from Basel to Metz?
You can take the earliest train from Basel to Metz at 9: 39 AM   or take the last train from Basel to Metz leaving at 7: 21 PM. Look for the latest Basel to Metz train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this trip.
How early should I book train tickets between Basel and Metz to score the best deals?
If you purchase the Basel to Metz train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $43 (€36). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains between Basel and Metz. Look out for train tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Basel
Metz
Basel SBB is the most popular Basel railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Basel for your trip to Metz.

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