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There are 10 ways to get from Luxembourg to Edinburgh by plane, train, bus and ferry, bus, car, car train or car ferry

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Fly Luxembourg to Glasgow, train  •  7h 24m

  1. Fly from Luxembourg (LUX) to Glasgow (GLA) LUX - GLA
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Edinburgh

£113 - £325

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Bus  •  18h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Luxembourg, Central station CFL - Gare Routière to London, Victoria Green Line Station RegioJet
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Edinburgh National Express / ...

£29 - £60

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Fly Luxembourg to Edinburgh  •  4h 50m

  1. Fly from Luxembourg (LUX) to Edinburgh (EDI) LUX - EDI

£36 - £308

Train, train to Frankfurt, fly to Edinburgh  •  8h 41m

  1. Take the train from Luxembourg to Koblenz Hbf
  2. Take the train from Koblenz Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  3. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Edinburgh (EDI) FRA - EDI

£48 - £294

Train, train to Cologne Bonn, fly to Edinburgh  •  8h 32m

  1. Take the train from Luxembourg to Koblenz Hbf
  2. Take the train from Koblenz Hbf to Koeln/Bonn Flughafen
  3. Fly from Cologne Bonn (CGN) to Edinburgh (EDI) CGN - EDI

£65 - £225

Train, train to Dusseldorf, fly to Edinburgh  •  8h 50m

  1. Take the train from Luxembourg to Koblenz Hbf
  2. Take the train from Koblenz Hbf to Duesseldorf Hbf
  3. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Edinburgh (EDI) DUS - EDI

£63 - £308

Train  •  11h 50m

  1. Take the train from Arlon / Aarlen to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to London St Pancras Eurostar Eil
  3. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Edinburgh

£153 - £715

Train, bus and ferry  •  18h 16m

  1. Take the train from Arlon / Aarlen to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi Ic / ...
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Brussels to London
  3. Take the train from London Euston to Edinburgh

£181 - £593

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  12h 16m

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

£236 - £289

Drive, car ferry  •  13h 43m

  1. Drive from Luxembourg to Dunkirk
  2. Take the car ferry from Dunkirk to Dover
  3. Drive from Dover to Edinburgh

£167 - £284

Luxembourg → United Kingdom
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International entry into United Kingdom from Luxembourg

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Luxembourg
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Conditions of entry into United Kingdom from Luxembourg

  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
This applies to arrivals from Luxembourg
  • Travellers can choose to pay for a private COVID-19 test. The earliest you can take the test while in quarantine is 5 full days after you left a place not on the travel corridor list
  • Before travelling, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include COVID-19 tests to be taken on day 2 and on day 8 of your quarantine
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: Myanmar, Falkland Islands and Saint Helena
  • Travellers can choose to pay for a private COVID-19 test. The earliest you can take the test while in quarantine is 5 full days after you left a place not on the travel corridor list
  • Before travelling, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include COVID-19 tests to be taken on day 2 and on day 8 of your quarantine
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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 2 metres
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Edinburgh is 111.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Edinburgh is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Edinburgh is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 111.

Yes, entry into Luxembourg from United Kingdom is currently restricted.

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The cheapest way to get from Luxembourg to Edinburgh is to bus which costs 30€ - 70€ and takes 18h 30m.

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The quickest way to get from Luxembourg to Edinburgh is to fly which costs 40€ - 360€ and takes 4h 50m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Luxembourg station to Edinburgh. However, there are services departing from Luxembourg, Central station CFL - Gare Routière and arriving at Edinburgh via London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18h 30m.

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No, there is no direct train from Luxembourg to Edinburgh. However, there are services departing from Luxembourg, Gare Centrale and arriving at Edinburgh via Arlon / Aarlen, Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi and London Kings Cross. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 50m.

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The distance between Luxembourg and Edinburgh is 589 miles.

The best way to get from Luxembourg to Edinburgh without a car is to train which takes 11h 50m and costs 170€ - 850€.

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It takes approximately 7h 24m to get from Luxembourg to Edinburgh, including transfers.

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Luxembourg to Edinburgh bus services, operated by RegioJet, depart from Luxembourg, Central station CFL - Gare Routière.

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Luxembourg to Edinburgh train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), depart from Arlon / Aarlen station.

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The best way to get from Luxembourg to Edinburgh is to fly which takes 4h 50m and costs 40€ - 360€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 170€ - 850€ and takes 11h 50m, you could also bus, which costs 30€ - 70€ and takes 18h 30m.

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Map of how to get from Luxembourg to Edinburgh.
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  • Distance: 588.8 miles
  • Duration: 7h 24m

What companies run services between Luxembourg and Edinburgh, Scotland?

Ryanair flies from Luxembourg to Edinburgh twice a week. Alternatively, you can take a train from Luxembourg to Edinburgh via Arlon, Gare, Arlon / Aarlen, Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi, London St Pancras Eurostar, and London Kings Cross in around 11h 50m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Glasgow via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
£100 - £490
Flights from Frankfurt to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£100 - £160
Flights from Frankfurt to Edinburgh via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£40 - £260
Flights from Dusseldorf to Edinburgh via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£210 - £470
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Glasgow via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
£45 - £220
Flights from Luxembourg to Glasgow via Berlin Brandenburg Apt
Ave. Duration
5h 37m
When
Friday
Estimated price
£65 - £280
Flights from Luxembourg to Glasgow via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Friday
Estimated price
£50 - £230
Flights from Luxembourg to Glasgow via Faro
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
£100 - £440
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Glasgow via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£150 - £310
Flights from Frankfurt to Edinburgh via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£110 - £230
Flights from Dusseldorf to Edinburgh via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£85 - £330
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
£30 - £120
Flights from Frankfurt to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£17 - £120
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£50 - £200
Flights from Dusseldorf to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
£50 - £220
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Glasgow via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Monday
Estimated price
£55 - £270
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Edinburgh via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£40 - £260
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Edinburgh via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£40 - £280
Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£10 - £30
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£10 - £15
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£23 - £30
Luxembourg Railways (CFL)
Phone
+352 24 89 24 89
Website
cfl.lu
Train from Luxembourg to Koblenz Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£3
Website
Luxembourg Railways (CFL)
Train from Koblenz Hbf to Duesseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£3
Website
Luxembourg Railways (CFL)
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(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£24 - £35
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Koblenz Hbf to Duesseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£25 - £35
Website
Deutsche Bahn
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(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£35 - £55
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Koblenz Hbf to Duesseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£35 - £55
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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(M) Flughafen Regionalbf
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£16 - £23
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Koblenz Hbf to Koeln/Bonn Flughafen
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£11 - £16
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Koblenz Hbf to Duesseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£18 - £26
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Die Länderbahn
Phone
0 89 54 888 97 - 25
Email
info@laenderbahn.com
Website
laenderbahn.com
Train from Koblenz Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Regionalbf
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
5 times a week
Website
Die Länderbahn
TRANS REGIO Deutsche Regionalbahn GmbH
Phone
+49-261-98887070
Email
service@trans-regio.de
Website
mittelrheinbahn.de
Train from Koblenz Hbf to Koeln/Bonn Flughafen
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£12 - £15
Website
TRANS REGIO Deutsche Regionalbahn GmbH
National Express
Phone
0221 13 999 444
Website
nationalexpress.de
Train from Koblenz Hbf to Duesseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£24 - £30
Website
National Express Rail
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Koblenz Hbf to Duesseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£19 - £26
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Koblenz Hbf to Duesseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£35 - £65
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from London Kings Cross to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£50 - £390
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£50 - £75
Anytime Day Single
£170 - £240
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£270 - £390
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£131
Website
Eurotunnel
Bus operators
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus and ferry from Brussels to London
Ave. Duration
6h 18m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
£11 - £15
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Luxembourg, Central station CFL - Gare Routière to London, Victoria Green Line Station
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£14 - £20
Website
RegioJet
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 London Victoria Coach Station to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
9h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£14 - £18
Website
National Express
Ferry operators
DFDS Seaways
Phone
+45 33 42 30 10
Email
incoming@dfdsseaways.dk​​
Website
dfds.com
Car ferry from Dunkirk to Dover
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£65 - £130
Website
dfds.co.uk
Standard Car - Economy
£65 - £130
Standard Car - Flexi
£110 - £150

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There is no direct flight from Luxembourg Airport to Glasgow Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 50m and has one stopover.

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Luxembourg to Edinburgh bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Edinburgh station.

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Edinburgh is 1h behind Luxembourg. It is currently 12:16 PM in Luxembourg and 11:16 AM in Edinburgh.

Luxembourg to Edinburgh train services, operated by LNER, arrive at Edinburgh station.

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KLM, Lufthansa, British Airways and three other airlines offer flights from Luxembourg Airport to Glasgow Airport.

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There are 2780+ hotels available in Edinburgh. Prices start at £75 per night.

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The best way to get from Luxembourg to Luxembourg Airport is to bus which takes 13 min and costs 0€ - 2€.

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