Pilot Metropolitan

Clean and classic with a wide array of colors, the Pilot Metropolitan fountain pen collection is perfect for anyone.  Pilot Metropolitans are available in fountain pen, rollerball, ballpoint and pencil modes.  Pilot pens took extreme care to make the Pilot Metropolitan a one of a kind modern fountain pen that can handle all kinds of writing.  You can assured when you buy a Pilot Metropolitan that you are making a good purchase.  This pen comes in medium, fine, and extra fine nib sizes.  The pen comes in various metal colors such as black, gold, and silver.

Pilot Metropolitan Fountain Pens are a testament to enduring elegance and functionality. At Goldspot Pens, we take pride in offering these timeless writing instruments that fuse both traditional craftsmanship and modern design. Known for its sleek, classic design and exceptional writing performance, this modern fountain pen has top customer reviews from entry level and seasoned pen enthusiasts.

The Elegance of Pilot Metropolitan Fountain Pens

Each Pilot Metro Fountain Pen is a marvel of design, boasting a brass barrel that exudes sophistication. Elegant finishes including glossy black, champagne gold, and burnished silver for a visual appeal that will make you want to hold the pen. Similar to Lamy models, the stainless steel nib of these refillable pens glides effortlessly across the paper for an uninterrupted ink flow that is the hallmark of a Pilot Metropolitan Collection Fountain Pen.

Pilot Metropolitan: A Fusion of Style and Functionality

Pilot MR Metropolitan: The Epitome of Sophistication

The Pilot MR Metropolitan collection is a standout in fine writing instruments. Designed with a brass barrel plus stainless steel accents and nib, these aren’t your average writing tools. They are statements of style and sophistication. The Pilot MR Fountain Pen is a perfect blend of form and function, making it an ideal choice for those who appreciate the finer things in life.

The Versatility of Pilot Metropolitan in Fountain and Ballpoint Variants

At Goldspot Pens, we believe you can never have too much ink. The Pilot Metropolitan is available in three versions to ensure you get the right product. It is available in fountain pen (to use with bottled ink), gel pen, ballpoint pen and rollerball pen variants for every writing preference. Whether you prefer a traditional black fountain pen or a quick-drying ballpoint that is easier to use, the Metropolitan pen collection offers endless versatility without compromising quality.

The Featured Pilot Metropolitan Fountain Pens Collection

Product Name


Nib Size

Price (Discounted)

Pilot Metropolitan Classic Fountain Pen in Black



$25.41 (from $31.77)

Pilot Metropolitan Retro Pop Fountain Pen in Purple



$23.83 (from $31.77)

Pilot Metropolitan Retro Pop Fountain Pen in Red



$23.83 (from $31.77)

Pilot Metropolitan Retro Pop Fountain Pen in Gray



$23.83 (from $31.77)

Pilot Metropolitan Retro Pop Fountain Pen in Turquoise



$23.83 (from $31.77)

Pilot Metropolitan Retro Pop Fountain Pen in Green



$23.83 (from $31.77)

Pilot Metropolitan Zig Zag Gold Fountain Pen



$25.41 (from $31.77)

Pilot Metropolitan Fountain Pen in Silver with Dot Pattern



$25.41 (from $31.77)

Pilot Metropolitan Retro Pop Fountain Pen in Orange



$23.83 (from $31.77)

Pilot Metropolitan Classic Fountain Pen in Gold



$25.41 (from $31.77)

Why Writers Love the Pilot Metropolitan Fountain Pen

Writers across the globe praise the Pilot Metropolitan Fountain Pen for its ability to adapt to nearly every writing style. The pen’s balanced weight and ergonomic grip section ensures comfort even during lengthy writing sessions. The steel nib is designed to ensure your ink flows consistently, a joy to use with everything from note-taking to calligraphy. When you write with a Pilot Metropolitan Nib, you uncap a great pen and a great investment.

The Art of Writing: Ink Choices for Your Pilot Metropolitan

From Turquoise to Matte Black: Endless Ink Colors

The right Pilot Metropolitan pen will show off your personality not just in design but also with its many ink options. Whether you prefer a classic black ink cartridge or the Caribbean turquoise, the range of metro ink colors available can transform copy paper into a work of art.

How Ink Enhances the Pilot Metropolitan Writing Experience

The right product where ink is concerned is central to your Pilot Metropolitan experience. Use bottled ink or ink cartridges, whichever you prefer, to add various shades to your writing. Each Pilot Metropolitan Fountain Pen comes with a converter. A squeeze type converter like the CON-20 Converter allows for easy transition between ink colors.

Fine Point to Medium Point: Nib Options in Pilot Metropolitan Pens

Finding Your Perfect Nib Size: A Guide

The Pilot Metropolitan comes in a range of nib sizes, from the precise extra fine point, or ef nib, to the bold medium point. Choosing the right size with nib pens is crucial for your writing style and comfort. A fine nib is perfect for those with smaller, intricate handwriting, while the medium nib is ideal for everyday use.

The Difference a Nib Makes: Fine vs. Medium Point in Pilot Pens

The choice between a fine and medium nib may seem small, but it’s significant. A fine nib offers precision and is excellent for writing on paper with limited space. In contrast, a medium nib lays down a thicker line, suitable for signatures or when you want your writing to stand out.

The Pilot Metropolitan Collection: A Pen for Every Style

Exploring the Range: From Ballpoint to Fountain Pens

This collection is not limited to fountain pens. The Pilot Metropolitan Rollerball Pen, Pilot Metropolitan Ballpoint, and gel ink pens all cater to different uses. From check signing to journaling, there’s a Pilot Metropolitan pen for every scenario.

The Unique Appeal of the Pilot Metropolitan Retro Pop Series

The Retro Pop series within the Pilot Metropolitan Collection is a celebration of color and creativity. These pens feature vibrant hues and patterns that bring a fun and playful element to the sophisticated undercurrent of the Metropolitan range.

Making a Statement: The Pilot Metropolitan in Matte Black and Other Colors

Matte Black: A Bold and Timeless Choice

If you need a professional gift in a pinch, look no further than the Pilot pen that comes in a black matte finish. The plain black Pilot Metropolitan is popular for its sleek and modern aesthetic. It's a pen that makes a statement without being ostentatious, perfect for a corporate or office setting. Each Pilot Metropolitan pen comes in a classic black gift box.

The Color Spectrum of Pilot Metropolitan Pens

The Pilot Metropolitan is available in nearly every color of the rainbow, from understated and elegant matte black to the bright shades of the Retro Pop series. Each color evokes a different mood, so consider collecting a few different ones for your creative writing.

Why Choose Pilot Metropolitan? Insights from Goldspot Pens

The Pilot Metropolitan pen collection is known for its quality, versatility, and affordability. It's an excellent entry level pen for those new to the world of fountain pens and seasoned collectors. This time-tested writing instrument symbolizes both the Pilot company and Goldspot Pen’s shared commitment to quality and innovation.

Buy Your Pilot Metropolitan Fountain Pens at Goldspot Pens

Whether you’re buying your very first fountain pen or adding to your collection, the Pilot Metropolitan is a stylish and reliable choice. Explore our extensive collection and you’re sure to find one that catches your eye. Enjoy free delivery, a sleek black gift box, and timely customer support when you buy from us. Any Pilot Metropolitan Fountain Pen from Goldspot Pens is a balanced blend of modern and traditional.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What makes Pilot Metropolitan Fountain Pens a good choice for beginners?

Pilot Metropolitan is a great pen for beginners due to their simple yet sturdy design. They come in fine and medium nib options that accommodate everyday writing or calligraphy. The elegant brass barrel and stainless steel accents offer both comfort and luxury. The ink flows smoothly, which is an important feature for entry level writers adapting to fountain pens. These nib pens contain a convenient pocket clip and come with a converter.

How does the Pilot Metropolitan Fountain Pen cater to pen collectors and enthusiasts?

Two words: affordable luxury. The Pilot Metropolitan Fountain Pen provides a taste of high-end Japanese craftsmanship without the high cost. The pen’s brass barrel and various matte finishes attract enthusiasts who value form and function. The Pilot MR series, including the Metropolitan, is famous for its reliable pens, making them a valuable addition to any collection.

Can the Pilot Metropolitan Fountain Pens be used for calligraphy?

Yes, the Pilot Metropolitan is suited for calligraphy, particularly with their fine and medium fountain pen nib options. While they are not designed solely for calligraphers, the fine nib produces intricate script and the medium nib makes bold strokes. The ink flows smoothly, enhancing any calligraphy, expressive writing or artistic project.

What are the ink options for the Pilot Metropolitan Fountain Pens?

Pilot Metropolitan Fountain Pens are compatible with Pilot ink cartridges and converters, like the Con-20 Converter. Choose from a variety of Pilot fountain pen ink colors to personalize your writing. Each pen comes with a converter with purchase if you prefer to use bottled ink. This flexibility makes Pilot pens versatile across many different settings.  

How durable are Pilot Metropolitan Fountain Pens?

These nib pens are highly durable thanks to their sturdy (yet elegant) brass barrel design. Brass is robust enough for daily use while maintaining a certain aesthetic for collectors. The stainless steel accents add flair and longevity. This combination of materials alongside Japanese fountain pen craftsmanship ensure that your Pilot Metropolitan Fountain Pen will be a trusty writing companion for years.