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There are 3 ways to get from Luxembourg to Geleen by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  3h 28m

  1. Take the bus from Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon to Maastricht 180 / ...

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Train  •  5h 24m

  1. Take the train from Luxembourg, Gare Centrale to Arlon, Gare Rb / ...
  2. Take the train from Arlon to Liege-Guillemins P
  3. Take the train from Liege-Guillemins to Maastricht
  4. Take the train from Maastricht to Geleen-Lutterade

Drive  •  2h 11m

  1. Drive from Luxembourg to Geleen 213.5 km

Luxembourg to Geleen by bus and train

The journey time between Luxembourg and Geleen is around 3h 35m and covers a distance of around 205 km. This includes an average layover time of around 25 min. The fastest journey normally takes 3h 20m. Operated by FlixBus and Arriva NL, the Luxembourg to Geleen service departs from Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon and arrives in Geleen-Lutterade. Typically 18 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
3h 9m
Layover time:
25 min
Total time:
3h 35m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
3h 20m
Journey distance:
205 km
Services per week:
18
Cheapest price:
€16
Carbon emissions:
24 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
04:05
Last service departs at:
13:15

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Luxembourg to Geleen bus and train schedules

Luxembourg → Netherlands
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International entry into Netherlands from Luxembourg

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Luxembourg
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Allowed for: All visitors

Restricted for: There are no current restrictions

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Conditions of entry into Netherlands from Luxembourg

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
This applies to arrivals from Luxembourg
  • Health declaration required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Australia, Bahrain, Bonaire, Saint Eustatius and Saba, Canada, Chile, Faroe Islands, Greenland, Hong Kong, Jordan, Kuwait, Macau, Monaco, New Zealand, Qatar, Rwanda, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, South Korea, Svalbard and Jan Mayen, Taiwan, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, Uruguay and Vatican
  • 10-day mandatory quarantine and a negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival
This applies to arrivals from Afghanistan, Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, Bangladesh, Belize, Bermuda, Botswana, Brazil, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominica, Eswatini, French Guiana, French Polynesia, Georgia, Grenada, Guadeloupe, Guyana, Haiti, India, Indonesia, Israel, Kosovo, Lesotho, Malaysia, Martinique, Mongolia, Montenegro, Myanmar, Nepal, New Caledonia, Pakistan, Philippines, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Serbia, Seychelles, Somalia, Sri Lanka, Suriname, Thailand, United Kingdom, United States and Venezuela
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Afghanistan, Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belize, Bermuda, Botswana, Brazil, Brunei, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominica, Eswatini, French Guiana, French Polynesia, Georgia, Grenada, Guyana, Haiti, India, Israel, Lesotho, Malaysia, Martinique, Mongolia, Montenegro, Myanmar, Nepal, New Caledonia, Pakistan, Philippines, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Serbia, Seychelles, Somalia, Sri Lanka, Suriname, Thailand, United Kingdom, United States and Venezuela
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland) with the exception of Czech Republic, Malta and Poland
  • Health declaration required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

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Rules to follow in Netherlands

1.5m

Mandatory

Mandatory

Considerations leaving from Luxembourg

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

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Netherlands from Luxembourg.

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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
  • Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Geleen is 1351.

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

The social distance requirement in Geleen is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1351.

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

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Last updated: 17 Oct 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: European Union.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Luxembourg to Geleen is to bus which costs €15 - €19 and takes 3h 28m.

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The quickest way to get from Luxembourg to Geleen is to drive which costs €28 - €45 and takes 2h 11m.

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No, there is no direct train from Luxembourg to Geleen. However, there are services departing from Luxembourg, Gare Centrale and arriving at Geleen-Lutterade via Arlon, Liege-Guillemins and Maastricht. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 24m.

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The distance between Luxembourg and Geleen is 153 km. The road distance is 213.5 km.

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The best way to get from Luxembourg to Geleen without a car is to bus which takes 3h 28m and costs €15 - €19.

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It takes approximately 3h 28m to get from Luxembourg to Geleen, including transfers.

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Luxembourg to Geleen train services, operated by Luxembourg Railways (CFL), depart from Luxembourg, Gare Centrale station.

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The best way to get from Luxembourg to Geleen is to bus which takes 3h 28m and costs €15 - €19. Alternatively, you can train, which costs €26 - €40 and takes 5h 24m.

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Luxembourg to Geleen train services, operated by Arriva NL, arrive at Geleen-Lutterade station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Luxembourg to Geleen is 213 km. It takes approximately 2h 11m to drive from Luxembourg to Geleen.

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Map of how to get from Luxembourg to Geleen.
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  • Distance: 153 km
  • Duration: 3h 28m

What companies run services between Luxembourg and Geleen, Netherlands?

FlixBus operates a bus from Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon to Maastricht 3 times a day. Tickets cost €11 - €14 and the journey takes 2h 55m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Luxembourg to Geleen via Arlon, Gare, Arlon, Liege-Guillemins, and Maastricht in around 5h 24m.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Arlon to Liege-Guillemins
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€14 - €20
Website
Belgian Railways
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Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€14 - €20
1st Class
€21 - €35
Train from Liege-Guillemins to Maastricht
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€5 - €8
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€5 - €8
1st Class
€7 - €12
Arriva NL
Phone
+31 900 2022022
Website
arriva.nl
Train from Maastricht to Geleen-Lutterade
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€4 - €5
Website
arriva.nl
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 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon to Maastricht
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€11 - €14
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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