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There are 5 ways to get from Homburg to Saarbrücken by train, bus, rideshare, taxi or car

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Train  •  26 min

  1. Take the train from Homburg(Saar)Hbf to Saarbruecken Ost Re / ...

5€ - 8€

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Rideshare  •  41 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Homburg to Saarbrücken 36.3 km

3€

3 alternative options

Bus  •  35 min

  1. Take the bus from Homburg to Saarbrücken N13 / ...

5€ - 7€

Taxi  •  22 min

  1. Take a taxi from Homburg to Saarbrücken 35.6 km

85€ - 110€

Drive  •  22 min

  1. Drive from Homburg to Saarbrücken 35.6 km

4€ - 6€

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The cheapest way to get from Homburg to Saarbrücken is to rideshare which costs 3€ and takes 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Homburg to Saarbrücken is to taxi which costs 85€ - 110€ and takes 22 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Homburg and arriving at Saarbrücken. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 35 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Homburg(Saar)Hbf and arriving at Saarbruecken Ost. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 26 min.

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The distance between Homburg and Saarbrücken is 26 km. The road distance is 35.6 km.

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The best way to get from Homburg to Saarbrücken without a car is to train which takes 26 min and costs 5€ - 8€.

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The train from Homburg(Saar)Hbf to Saarbruecken Ost takes 26 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Homburg to Saarbrücken bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Homburg station.

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Homburg to Saarbrücken train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, depart from Homburg(Saar)Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Homburg to Saarbrücken is to train which takes 26 min and costs 5€ - 8€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 5€ - 7€ and takes 35 min.

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  • Distance: 26 km
  • Duration: 26 min

What companies run services between Homburg, Saarland, Germany and Saarbrücken, Germany?

Deutsche Bahn Regional operates a train from Homburg(Saar)Hbf to Saarbruecken Ost hourly. Tickets cost 5€ - 8€ and the journey takes 26 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Homburg to Saarbrücken hourly. Tickets cost 5€ - 7€ and the journey takes 35 min.

Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Homburg(Saar)Hbf to Saarbruecken Ost
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
5€ - 8€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Homburg to Saarbrücken
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
5€ - 7€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

Blablacar is a popular ridesharing platform with 70 million users over 22 (mostly European) countries. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility, you’ll get to your destination often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait to be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Homburg to Saarbrücken
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
3€
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Homburg to Saarbrücken
Ave. Duration
22 min
Estimated price
85€ - 110€
Taxi-Zentrale e.G.
Phone
+49 681/55000
Website
taxi-saarbruecken.de
Taxi Taxibetrieb Frank Reiser
Phone
+49 172 8934720
Website
taxifrankreiser.de

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Homburg to Saarbrücken bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Saarbrücken station.

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Homburg to Saarbrücken train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, arrive at Saarbruecken Ost station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Homburg to Saarbrücken is 36 km. It takes approximately 22 min to drive from Homburg to Saarbrücken.

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There are 337+ hotels available in Saarbrücken. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Homburg and Saarbrücken. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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