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There are 5 ways to get from Luxembourg to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4h 14m

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

23€ - 68€

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Bus  •  4h 16m

  1. Take the bus from Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon to Frankfurt central train station N952

14€ - 18€

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  4h 58m

  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 24m

  1. Drive from Luxembourg to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) 236.4 km

25€ - 40€

Fly  •  2h 29m

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

77€ - 337€

Luxembourg to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) by train

The train journey time between Luxembourg and Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) is around 4h 38m and covers a distance of around 290 km. The fastest train normally takes 4h. Operated by Luxembourg Railways (CFL), Deutsche Bahn Intercity, Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express and others, the Luxembourg to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) train service departs from Luxembourg and arrives in Frankfurt(Main)Hbf. Typically 75 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Luxembourg to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) train schedules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) is 116 117.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) 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.

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Last updated: 15 May 2021
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The cost-effective way to get from Luxembourg to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) is to bus, which costs 14€ - 18€ and takes 4h 16m.

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The quickest way to get from Luxembourg to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) is to drive which costs 25€ - 40€ and takes 2h 24m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon and arriving at Frankfurt central train station station. Services depart five times a week, and operate Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 4h 10m.

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No, there is no direct train from Luxembourg to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level). However, there are services departing from Luxembourg and arriving at Frankfurt(Main)Hbf via Koblenz Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 14m.

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The distance between Luxembourg and Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) is 190 km. The road distance is 236.4 km.

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The best way to get from Luxembourg to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) without a car is to train which takes 4h 14m and costs 23€ - 70€.

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It takes approximately 4h 14m to get from Luxembourg to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level), including transfers.

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Luxembourg to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon station.

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Luxembourg to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) train services, operated by Luxembourg Railways (CFL), depart from Luxembourg station.

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The best way to get from Luxembourg to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) is to train which takes 4h 14m and costs 23€ - 70€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 14€ - 18€ and takes 4h 16m, you could also fly, which costs 75€ - 340€ and takes 2h 29m.

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  • Distance: 189.7 km
  • Duration: 4h 14m

What companies run services between Luxembourg and Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level), Germany?

You can take a train from Luxembourg to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) via Koblenz Hbf in around 4h 14m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon to Frankfurt central train station 5 times a week. Tickets cost 14€ - 18€ and the journey takes 4h 10m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 350€
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 41m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
29€ - 45€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Saarbruecken Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
4 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 Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon to Frankfurt central train station
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
14€ - 18€
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
Every 2 hours
Website
Luxembourg Railways (CFL)

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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 to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Frankfurt central train station.

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Luxembourg to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity, arrive at Frankfurt(Main)Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Luxembourg to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) is 236 km. It takes approximately 2h 24m to drive from Luxembourg to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level).

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