How to travel from Stuttgart to Metz

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Travel Information between Stuttgart and Metz

distanceDistance138 miles (222 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range$13 - $285
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $13 (€12) • 4 h 5 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $285 (€264) • 2 h 40 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Lufthansa Cityline

Take a bus, flight, ferry or train to travel 138 miles (222 km) from Stuttgart to Metz. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 40 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $13 (€12). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus or Lufthansa Cityline among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Stuttgart to Metz.

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Travel between Stuttgart, Germany and Metz, France is: Fully open.

Can travelers from Germany enter France?

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

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

Conditions of entry into France:

  • There are no current restrictions

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 8/8/22. 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 to Metz from Stuttgart.

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

Am I allowed to reenter Stuttgart, 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 Stuttgart from Metz?

  • There are no current restrictions

Which rules do I need to follow in Stuttgart, 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 8/8/22. 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 Stuttgart from Metz here.

You can travel between Stuttgart and Metz 4 different ways: bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to go to Metz from Stuttgart is by taking a bus, which costs on average $13 (€12).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Metz:

Taking a bus is about $272 (€252) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $285 (€264) for this journey.

Taking a bus is usually $12 (€11) less than taking a train to Metz, which costs on average $25 (€23) for the same trip.

The fastest way from Stuttgart to Metz is by flight with an average journey time of 2 h 40 min.

There are alternative travel options to Metz that can usually take longer:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 4 h 5 min.

In comparison, going by train can take 4 h 20 min   on average.

You should expect to travel around 138 miles (222 km) between Stuttgart and Metz.

The average frequency per day from Stuttgart to Metz is:

  • Around 3 buses per day.
  • Around 2 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip from Stuttgart 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 from Stuttgart to Metz:

  • Buses mostly leave from Stuttgart, Obertürkheim Bahnhof and tend to arrive in Metz, Gare routière.
  • Trains mostly leave from Stuttgart Hbf and tend to arrive in Metz Ville.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Stuttgart to Metz, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with Flixbus for buses to Metz. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Flixbus Stuttgart to Metz tickets on Omio for $13 (€12).
  • Lufthansa Cityline can take you to Metz by plane. If searching for a good deal on flights, you can find tickets for Lufthansa Cityline from Stuttgart to Metz for $285 (€264).
Looking to extend your trip from Stuttgart to Metz? Many Omio customers who go from Stuttgart to Metz usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Paris, Luxembourg or Strasbourg. If you're looking to explore Paris, Luxembourg or Strasbourg from Metz, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

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

  • Bus tickets are costing on average $13 (€12) one way.
  • Plane tickets cost on average $285 (€264) one way.
  • Train tickets cost $25 (€23) one way on average.

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

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