Pratical Information

Getting to Metz

By road

  • A4 Motorway (Paris / Strasbourg)
  • A31 Motorway (Luxembourg / Lyon)

By train

  • Metz Central Station, place de Général de Gaulle
  • Direct TGV to Paris in 82 minutes
  • Lorraine TGV Station, 57420 Louvigny
  • Connections to Nantes, Rennes, Reims, Bordeaux, Charles de Gaulle Airport

By plane

  • Metz-Nancy Lorraine Airport (18 km from Metz – 25 min. journey)
  • Luxembourg Airport (69 km from Metz – 45 min. journey)
  • Saarbrücken Airport (79 km from Metz – 1 hour journey)

Getting to the Cathedral of Saint Etienne

Place d’Armes – JF Blondel – 57000 Metz

  • Stop N83 – Place d’Armes station
  • Stop METTIS – République station (lines A and B) or Square du Luxembourg (line A)
  • Paid parking at Cathédral car park
  • VELOMET station Cathédral, rue d’Estrées

Administrative office: Daily from 8am to 6pm at the sacristy

Tel: 03 87 74 51 78 –

Getting around Metz

By bike


  • 7 place du Général de Gaulle
  • From Monday to Friday from 8.30am to 6.30pm, Saturday from 10am to 6.30pm, Sunday & public holidays from 2pm to 8pm


  • Rue d’Estrées
  • From Monday to Friday from 8.30am to 6.30pm, Saturday from 1pm to 6.30pm


  • Travel around in complete freedom with the Indigo bikes by downloading the application Indigo Weel More information

By bus

  • LE MET’ network
  • More information on

By car

  • 4,600 paid street parking spaces in the streets of Metz
  • 9,920 spaces in 15 car parks
  • 1281 spaces at €2 for a half-day and €4 for a full day at 15/20 min. walk from the cathedral
  • Free parking in the P+R (Rochambeau, Woippy, Foire Expo): parking and access to the city centre with the Mettis.

€1 for the evening

  • From 7pm to 1am in all the car parks in Metz except:
  • From 8pm to 1am in République and Saint-Jacques car parks
  • The Gare Lafayette, Muse and Port Saint-Marcel car parks do not have this offer.

To help you find a space that best suits your needs, remember to download the Polly app.

Agence Inspire Metz – Tourist Office

2, place d’Armes – J.-F. Blondel

+33 (0)3 87 39 00 00

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