Metz, located in the North East of France, about 330 kms away from the capital
Plan of Metz city
Plan of Saulcy Campus
1. UFR Mathematics, Informatics, Mechanics - MIM
9. University residence hall - CROUS
11. Arthur Rimbaud university canteen - CROUS
16. University library
From the railway station, take bus line number "A" or "B", Direction "Université".
From the Highway A31, Exit "Metz-Centre", Direction "Université".
Taking the train remains the quickest and inexpensive way to take trips to other cities during the week-ends. For example the visitor is recomended to visit
There is a regular traffic to those destinations, but depending on the hour you're leaving, your ticket is more or less expensive. For any information, you can contact the SCNF national phone number at: 0 891 67 68 69 to purchase your tickets.
Provided that those phone services are not translated in English, the safest way to book a ticket may be to go directly to the station or use the SNCF English-translated website: http://www.sncf.com/.
If you find yourself completely lost in town or have to quickly go somewhere, you can easily call one of the taxis of
You can almost allways find some taxis outside the train station. But if you are somwhere else and can't find any taxis you can call for one, simply dial: 03 87 56 91 92 (French)
Unfortunately, taxis remain really expensive. It will cost you 10 € to go from the train station to Saulcy Campus.
For international destinations, the best way to go is via
Other main places to fly from are: Roissy Charles de Gaulle and Orly in Paris, but also
If you want to fly and discover other parts of