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There are 5 ways to get from Kaiserslautern to Saarbrucken Airport (SCN) by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train, line 504 bus

  1. Take the train from Kaiserslautern Hbf to St Ingbert
  2. Take the line 504 bus from Bahnhof, St.Ingbert to Römerstr., Heckendalheim Mandelbachtal

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Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Kaiserslautern to Saarbrucken Airport (SCN)

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Kaiserslautern central train station to Saarbrücken bus station
  2. Take the bus from Karstadt, Saarbrücken to Flughafen, Saarbrücken Ensheim

Train, line 501 bus, bus

  1. Take the train from Kaiserslautern, Hbf to Homburg
  2. Take the line 501 bus from Hauptbahnhof, Homburg to Busbahnhof, Blieskastel
  3. Take the bus from Busbahnhof, Blieskastel to Flughafen, Saarbrücken Ensheim

Drive

  1. Drive from Kaiserslautern to Saarbrucken Airport (SCN)
Kaiserslautern → Saarbrucken Airport (SCN)
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The cheapest way to get from Kaiserslautern to Saarbrucken Airport (SCN) is to drive which costs €7 - €11 and takes 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kaiserslautern to Saarbrucken Airport (SCN) is to taxi which costs €150 - €180 and takes 41 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Kaiserslautern station to Saarbrucken Airport (SCN). However, there are services departing from Kaiserslautern central train station and arriving at Flughafen, Saarbrücken Ensheim via Brauerstr./Fernbusbahnhof, Saarbrücken and Karstadt, Saarbrücken. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 15m.

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The distance between Kaiserslautern and Saarbrucken Airport (SCN) is 54 km. The road distance is 63.6 km.

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The best way to get from Kaiserslautern to Saarbrucken Airport (SCN) without a car is to train and line 504 bus which takes 1h 21m and costs .

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It takes approximately 1h 21m to get from Kaiserslautern to Saarbrucken Airport (SCN), including transfers.

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Kaiserslautern to Saarbrucken Airport (SCN) bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Kaiserslautern central train station.

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Kaiserslautern to Saarbrucken Airport (SCN) bus services, operated by Saar-Mobil GmbH, arrive at Flughafen, Saarbrücken Ensheim station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kaiserslautern to Saarbrucken Airport (SCN) is 64 km. It takes approximately 41 min to drive from Kaiserslautern to Saarbrucken Airport (SCN).

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Map of how to get from Kaiserslautern to Saarbrucken Airport (SCN).
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  • Distance: 53.8 km
  • Duration: 1h 21m

What companies run services between Kaiserslautern, Germany and Saarbrucken Airport (SCN), Germany?

You can take a bus from Kaiserslautern to Saarbrucken Airport (SCN) via Saarbrücken bus station, Brauerstr./Fernbusbahnhof, Saarbrücken, Rabbiner-Rülf-Platz, Saarbrücken, and Karstadt, Saarbrücken in around 2h 15m.

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
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Kaiserslautern Hbf to St Ingbert
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€9 - €13
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Kaiserslautern, Hbf to Homburg
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€6 - €9
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Süwex
Phone
0621 8301200
Website
suewex.de
Train from Kaiserslautern, Hbf to St. Ingbert
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Website
Süwex
Train from Kaiserslautern, Hbf to Homburg
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Website
Süwex
DB Bus
Website
bahn.com
Train from Kaiserslautern, Hauptbahnhof to Homburg
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
DB Bus
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Kaiserslautern Hbf to Homburg(Saar)Hbf
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€15 - €22
Website
Deutsche Bahn
ÖBB EuroCity
Website
oebb.at
Train from Kaiserslautern Hbf to Homburg(Saar)Hbf
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€29 - €40
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Kaiserslautern Hbf to Homburg(Saar)Hbf
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€30 - €50
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Kaiserslautern Hbf to Homburg(Saar)Hbf
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€10 - €15
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Bus operators
Saar-Mobil GmbH
Phone
06898 56 91 50
Email
post@saar-mobil.de
Website
saar-mobil.de
Bus from Bahnhof, St.Ingbert to Römerstr., Heckendalheim Mandelbachtal
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Saar-Mobil GmbH
Bus from Karstadt, Saarbrücken to Flughafen, Saarbrücken Ensheim
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Saar-Mobil GmbH
Bus from Busbahnhof, Blieskastel to Flughafen, Saarbrücken Ensheim
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Saar-Mobil GmbH
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).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Kaiserslautern central train station to Saarbrücken bus station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€6 - €8
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Kaiserslautern Bus Station to Saarbrücken Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€2 - €4
Website
Union Ivkoni
Odri
Phone
+38 032 243 98 10
Email
odri.lviv@gmail.com
Website
odri-ua.com
Bus from Kaiserslautern to Saarbrücken
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
odri-ua.com
Bliestalverkehr GbR
Phone
+49 6842 5383110
Website
bliestalverkehr.saarland
Bus from Hauptbahnhof, Homburg to Busbahnhof, Blieskastel
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Bliestalverkehr GbR
Other operators
Taxi from Kaiserslautern to Saarbrucken Airport (SCN)
Ave. Duration
41 min
Estimated price
€150 - €180
TAXI-Zentrale
Phone
+49 631 366 777
Website
kl-taxi.de
Taxi Kaiserslautern
Phone
+49 171 1607080
Website
taxikaiserslautern.de

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