How to travel from Berlin to Metz

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Travel Information between Berlin and Metz

distanceDistance392 miles (633 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
fastestFastest modeFlight • $174 (€156) • 1 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Luxair or FlixTrain

Take a bus, flight, ferry or train to travel 392 miles (633 km) from Berlin to Metz. The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Flixbus, Luxair or FlixTrain among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Berlin to Metz.

Travel Tips: Travel from Berlin to Metz

Travel 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 Berlin to Metz.

Travel between Berlin, Germany and Metz, France is: Partially open.

Can travelers from Germany enter France?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Metz from Berlin?

Conditions of entry into France:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 48 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Health declaration required

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Metz, France?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of France has imposed the following measures:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Recommended

This information was last checked on 7/6/22. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey between Berlin and Metz.

The current restriction level for returning to Berlin, Germany from France is: Fully open.

Am I allowed to reenter Berlin, Germany from Metz, France?

Reentering Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of France

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Berlin from Metz?

  • There are no current restrictions

Which rules do I need to follow in Berlin, Germany regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to Germany must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

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

The information above was last checked on 7/6/22. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Berlin from Metz here.

There are 4 ways that you can travel between Berlin and Metz. You can take a bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to go to Metz from Berlin is by taking a ferry, which costs on average $1 (€1).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Metz:

Taking a ferry is about $50 (€45) less than taking a bus, which costs on average $50 (€45) for this route.

Taking a ferry is usually $174 (€156) less than taking a flight to Metz, which costs on average $174 (€156) for the same trip.

A ferry is generally $59 (€53) less than a train for the same trip. Taking a train costs on average $59 (€53) from Berlin to Metz.

The quickest way to travel to Metz from Berlin is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 10 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 16 h 15 min   of travel time.

In comparison, traveling by ferry can take you on average 0 h 0 min.

In comparison, getting to Metz by train can take on average 14 h 58 min.

Metz is approximately 392 miles (633 km) away from Berlin.

The average frequency per day from Berlin to Metz is:

  • 6 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey from Berlin to Metz as scheduled services by bus, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Berlin to Metz:

  • Most travelers board their bus from Berlin, Zentralen Omnibusbahnhof and arrive in Metz, Gare routière.
  • Most travelers catch their train from Berlin Hbf and arrive in Metz Ville.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Berlin to Metz:

  • You can travel by bus between Berlin and Metz with Flixbus, and you can find Flixbus Berlin to Metz tickets for $50 (€45) on Omio.
  • You can take a flight from Berlin to Metz with Luxair. Cheap tickets can be found for $174 (€156) with Luxair from Berlin to Metz.
  • You can take a train from Berlin to Metz with FlixTrain. Cheap tickets can be found for $59 (€53) with FlixTrain from Berlin to Metz.
Many of our customers who book a trip from Berlin to Metz often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Paris, Luxembourg or Strasbourg. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Berlin and Metz itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Metz and any of these top destinations today!

When planning your trip from Berlin to Metz, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets are costing $50 (€45) one way on average.
  • Plane tickets are costing on average $174 (€156) one way.
  • Ferry tickets are costing $1 (€1) one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost on average $59 (€53) one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Berlin to Metz online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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