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There are 5 ways to get from Luxembourg Airport (LUX) to Frankfurt am Main by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly  •  1h 13m

  1. Fly from Luxembourg (LUX) to Frankfurt (FRA) LUX - FRA

51€ - 273€

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Bus  •  5h 38m

  1. Take the bus from Trier central train station to Frankfurt central train station N952

14€ - 17€

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Train  •  5h 22m

  1. Take the train from Wasserbillig to Koblenz Hbf Re
  2. Take the train from Koblenz Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ic / ...

25€ - 70€

Bus, train  •  6h 16m

  1. Take the bus from Luxembourg, Gare Centrale routière to Saarbrücken Hbf L40
  2. Take the train from Saarbruecken Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Re / ...

Drive  •  2h 20m

  1. Drive from Luxembourg Airport (LUX) to Frankfurt am Main 230.9 km

24€ - 40€

Luxembourg Airport (LUX) to Frankfurt am Main by bus and train

The journey time between Luxembourg Airport (LUX) and Frankfurt am Main is around 5h 42m and covers a distance of around 286 km. The fastest journey normally takes 4h 38m. Operated by VD Luxembourg Transit, RGTR, Luxembourg Railways (CFL) and others, the Luxembourg Airport (LUX) to Frankfurt am Main service departs from Aéroport Luxembourg/Findel and arrives in Frankfurt(Main)Hbf. Typically 69 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
5h 42m
Fastest journey time:
4h 38m
Services per week:
69
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
17 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:31
Last service departs at:
23:31

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Luxembourg Airport (LUX) to Frankfurt am Main bus and train schedules

Departing Wednesday, June 16, 2021

Luxembourg → Germany
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International entry into Germany from Luxembourg

  • Entry is restricted for citizens and permanent residents of Luxembourg
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Germany, as well as residents from Albania, Andorra, Australia, China, Falkland Islands, Hong Kong, Macau, Monaco, New Zealand, San Marino, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand, United States and Vatican

Restricted for: Foreign nationals from outside Germany with the above exceptions

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Conditions of entry into Germany from Luxembourg

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival for all travellers by air
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 5
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Arrivals vaccinated against COVID-19 are exempted from compulsory quarantine
  • Quarantine is not required if the traveller has recovered from COVID-19 in the past 6 months (certificate needed)
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Luxembourg
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival for all travellers by air
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 5
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Arrivals vaccinated against COVID-19 are exempted from compulsory quarantine
  • Quarantine is not required if the traveller has recovered from COVID-19 in the past 6 months (certificate needed)
This also applies to arrivals from the following regions:
France: Mayotte, French Guiana, Guadeloupe
Finland: Satakunta, Uusimaa, Varsinais-Suomi
Norway: Innlandet
Portugal: Azores, Madeira

This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Andorra, Belgium, Denmark, France, Greece, Ireland, Latvia, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Slovenia, Spain, Switzerland and Vatican

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Rules to follow in Germany

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Considerations leaving from Luxembourg

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


No, entry into Germany from Luxembourg is currently restricted.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Frankfurt am Main is 116 117.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Frankfurt am Main is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Frankfurt am Main is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 116 117.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Luxembourg from Germany.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 13 Jun 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Robert Koch Institute.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Luxembourg Airport (LUX) to Frankfurt am Main is to bus which costs 14€ - 17€ and takes 5h 38m.

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The quickest way to get from Luxembourg Airport (LUX) to Frankfurt am Main is to fly which costs 50€ - 280€ and takes 1h 13m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Luxembourg Airport (LUX) to Frankfurt am Main station. However, there are services departing from Aéroport Luxembourg/Findel and arriving at Frankfurt central train station via Kirchberg, Gare routière Luxexpo and Trier central train station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 38m.

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The distance between Luxembourg Airport (LUX) and Frankfurt am Main is 185 km. The road distance is 230.9 km.

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The best way to get from Luxembourg Airport (LUX) to Frankfurt am Main without a car is to train which takes 5h 22m and costs 25€ - 70€.

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It takes approximately 1h 13m to get from Luxembourg Airport (LUX) to Frankfurt am Main, including transfers.

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Luxembourg Airport (LUX) to Frankfurt am Main bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Trier central train station.

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The best way to get from Luxembourg Airport (LUX) to Frankfurt am Main is to fly which takes 1h 13m and costs 50€ - 280€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 25€ - 70€ and takes 5h 22m, you could also bus, which costs 14€ - 17€ and takes 5h 38m.

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The quickest flight from Luxembourg Airport to Frankfurt Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Luxembourg Airport (LUX) to Frankfurt am Main bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Frankfurt central train station.

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Map of how to get from Luxembourg Airport (LUX) to Frankfurt am Main.
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  • Distance: 184.8 km
  • Duration: 1h 13m

What companies run services between Luxembourg Airport (LUX), Luxembourg and Frankfurt am Main, Germany?

Lufthansa flies from Luxembourg Airport (LUX) to Frankfurt am Main 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Luxembourg Airport (LUX) to Frankfurt am Main via Kirchberg, Luxexpo, Kirchberg, Gare routière Luxexpo, Wasserbillig, Gare routière, Wasserbillig, and Koblenz Hbf in around 5h 22m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 400€
Train operators
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 Koblenz Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
45€ - 65€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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 Koblenz Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
29€ - 45€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Saarbruecken Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
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 Koblenz Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
20€ - 29€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
VIAS Rail GmbH
Phone
069 450099650
Email
Kundenservice-Linie10@vias-online.de
Website
vias-online.de
Train from Koblenz Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
VIAS Rail GmbH
Die Länderbahn
Phone
0 89 54 888 97 - 25
Email
info@laenderbahn.com
Website
laenderbahn.com
Train from Koblenz Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
5 times a week
Website
Die Länderbahn
Train from Saarbruecken Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 58m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Website
Die Länderbahn
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Saarbruecken Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
40€ - 55€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
40€ - 55€
1st Class
40€ - 50€
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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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Trier central train station to Frankfurt central train station
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
12€ - 15€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Luxembourg Railways (CFL)
Phone
+352 24 89 24 89
Website
cfl.lu
Bus from Luxembourg, Gare Centrale routière to Saarbrücken Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Luxembourg Railways (CFL)

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Yes, the driving distance between Luxembourg Airport (LUX) to Frankfurt am Main is 231 km. It takes approximately 2h 20m to drive from Luxembourg Airport (LUX) to Frankfurt am Main.

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Lufthansa offers flights from Luxembourg Airport to Frankfurt Airport.

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