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There are 10 ways to get from Luxembourg to Channel Tunnel by train, bus, night bus, car, car train or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train via Paris

  1. Take the train from Luxembourg to Metz Ville
  2. Take the train from Metz Ville to Paris l'Est
  3. Take the train from Paris Nord to Calais Frethun

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Bus, train

  1. Take the bus from Luxembourg, Central station CFL - Gare Routière to Brussels, Gare du Midi
  2. Take the bus from Brussels City Center - Midi Train station to Lille
  3. Take the train from Lille Europe to Calais Frethun

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Train

  1. Take the train from Arlon to Namur
  2. Take the train from Namur to Tournai
  3. Take the train from Lille Flandres to Calais Ville

Bus, night bus

  1. Take the bus from Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon to Brussels-North train station
  2. Take the night bus from Brussels-North train station to Dover

Drive, Eurotunnel

  1. Drive from Luxembourg to Calais-Fréthun
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone

Fly Luxembourg to London City, train

  1. Fly from Luxembourg (LUX) to London City (LCY)
  2. Take the train from Stratford International to Dover Priory

Fly Luxembourg to London Stansted, bus, train

  1. Fly from Luxembourg (LUX) to London Stansted (STN)
  2. Take the bus from London Stansted Airport Coach Station to London Stratford City Bus Station
  3. Take the train from Stratford International to Dover Priory

Fly Luxembourg to Paris CDG, train

  1. Fly from Luxembourg (LUX) to Paris CDG (CDG)
  2. Take the train from Aeroport Cdg2 Tgv Roissy to Lille Europe
  3. Take the train from Lille Europe to Calais Frethun

Train to Cologne Bonn, fly to London Stansted, bus, train

  1. Take the train from Luxembourg to Bonn-Beuel
  2. Fly from Cologne Bonn (CGN) to London Stansted (STN)
  3. Take the bus from London Stansted Airport Coach Station to London Stratford City Bus Station
  4. Take the train from Stratford International to Dover Priory

Train to Brussels, fly to London Heathrow, train

  1. Take the train from Arlon to Bru.-Luxemburg/brux.-Luxembourg
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to London Heathrow (LHR)
  3. Take the train from St Pancras International to Dover Priory

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Luxembourg to Channel Tunnel is to bus and night bus which costs €29 - €40 and takes 12h 5m.

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The fastest way to get from Luxembourg to Channel Tunnel is to drive and Eurotunnel. Taking this option will cost €200 - €230 and takes 5h 11m.

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The distance between Luxembourg and Channel Tunnel is 363 km.

The best way to get from Luxembourg to Channel Tunnel without a car is to train via Paris which takes 6h 53m and costs €110 - €180.

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It takes approximately 6h 53m to get from Luxembourg to Channel Tunnel, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Luxembourg Airport to London City Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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Lufthansa, KLM and Luxair offer flights from Luxembourg Airport to London City Airport.

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There are 76+ hotels available in Channel Tunnel. Prices start at €87 per night.

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The best way to get from Luxembourg to Luxembourg Airport is to line 6 bus which takes 22 min and costs €2.

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Map of how to get from Luxembourg to Channel Tunnel.
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  • Distance: 363.5 km
  • Duration: 6h 53m

What companies run services between Luxembourg and Channel Tunnel, France?

You can take a train from Luxembourg to Channel Tunnel via Metz Ville, Paris l'Est, Paris Nord, and Calais Frethun in around 6h 53m.

Airlines
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Luxembourg to London City
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€90 - €370
Flights from Luxembourg to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€100 - €310
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Luxembourg to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€8 - €130
Flights from Cologne Bonn to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€4 - €110
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Luxembourg to London City via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€110 - €200
Flights from Brussels to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€45 - €180
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€45 - €180
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Luxembourg to London City via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€110 - €800
Rwandair Express
Website
rwandair.com
Flights from Brussels to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€130 - €280
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Brussels to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€45 - €210
Train operators
Luxembourg Railways (CFL)
Phone
+352 24 89 24 89
Website
cfl.lu
Train from Luxembourg to Metz Ville
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€3
Website
Luxembourg Railways (CFL)
Train from Luxembourg to Bonn-Beuel
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€3
Website
Luxembourg Railways (CFL)
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 Luxembourg to Metz Ville
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€20 - €35
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€27 - €31
1st Class
€20 - €24
Train from Metz Ville to Paris l'Est
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€55 - €70
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€55 - €70
1st Class
€60 - €70
Train from Paris Nord to Calais Frethun
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€60 - €75
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€60 - €70
1st Class
€60 - €75
Train from Aeroport Cdg2 Tgv Roissy to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€40 - €55
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€40 - €55
1st Class
€40 - €50
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lille Europe to Calais Frethun
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€13 - €35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€13 - €20
Rail 1st Class
€21 - €35
Train from Lille Flandres to Calais Ville
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€13 - €35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€13 - €20
Rail 1st Class
€21 - €35
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Arlon to Namur
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€13 - €19
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€13 - €19
1st Class
€20 - €29
Train from Namur to Tournai
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€12 - €18
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€12 - €18
1st Class
€19 - €27
Train from Arlon to Bru.-Luxemburg/brux.-Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€17 - €25
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€17 - €25
1st Class
€26 - €40
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€156
Website
Eurotunnel
South Eastern Trains Service
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Stratford International to Dover Priory
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€35 - €70
Schedules at
National Rail
Schedules at
South Eastern Trains Service
Anytime
€35 - €55
1st Class
€45 - €70
Train from St Pancras International to Dover Priory
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€40 - €75
Schedules at
National Rail
Schedules at
South Eastern Trains Service
Anytime
€40 - €60
1st Class
€50 - €75
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Luxembourg, Central station CFL - Gare Routière to Brussels, Gare du Midi
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€7 - €10
Website
RegioJet
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
+33 1 71 53 01 80
Website
fr.ouibus.com
Bus from Brussels City Center - Midi Train station to Lille
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€8 - €11
Website
Blablabus
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 Brussels South to Lille
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€8 - €10
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon to Brussels-North train station
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€12 - €16
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from Brussels-North train station to Dover
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€17 - €21
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.
For more information, please visit this page
Airport Bus Express
Phone
0044 (0) 1279681984
Email
info@airportbusexpress.co.uk
Website
airportbusexpress.co.uk
Bus from London Stansted Airport Coach Station to London Stratford City Bus Station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€12
Website
Airport Bus Express
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Stansted Airport London to London Stratford also for Westfield
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€5 - €8
Website
National Express
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from London Stansted Airport Coach Station to London Montfichet Road
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€8 - €14
Website
Megabus UK

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