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Train via Koblenz  •  9h 1m

  1. Take the train from Luxembourg to Koblenz Hbf Re
  2. Take the train from Koblenz Hbf to Wuppertal Hbf Ic / ...
  3. Take the train from Wuppertal Hbf to Hannover Hbf Ice / ...
  4. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Gifhorn Re

Cheapest option

Fly Luxembourg to Berlin Brandenburg Apt, train  •  7h

  1. Fly from Luxembourg (LUX) to Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) LUX - BER
  2. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Wolfsburg Hbf

€58 - €369

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Train  •  9h 23m

  1. Take the train from Luxembourg to Koeln Hbf Re
  2. Take the train from Koeln Hbf to Braunschweig Hbf Ic / ...

€74 - €122

Train #2  •  10h 39m

  1. Take the train from Luxembourg to Koeln Messe/Deutz Re
  2. Take the train from Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 to Porta Westfalica Re / ...
  3. Take the train from Porta Westfalica to Braunschweig Hbf Re

Bus, train  •  11h 34m

  1. Take the bus from Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon to Düsseldorf central bus station 180
  2. Take the bus from Düsseldorf central bus station to Hanover central bus station 081
  3. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Gifhorn Re

Drive  •  5h 20m

  1. Drive from Luxembourg to Gifhorn 567 km

€60 - €90

Fly Luxembourg to Hannover, train  •  7h 56m

  1. Fly from Luxembourg (LUX) to Hannover (HAJ) LUX - HAJ
  2. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Gifhorn

Fly Luxembourg to Frankfurt, train  •  6h 56m

  1. Fly from Luxembourg (LUX) to Frankfurt (FRA) LUX - FRA
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Braunschweig Hbf

€118 - €376

Train, train to Frankfurt, fly to Hannover  •  8h 2m

  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 Hannover (HAJ) FRA - HAJ
  4. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Gifhorn

Bus, train to Saarbrucken, fly to Hamburg, train  •  7h 39m

  1. Take the bus from Kirchberg, Europe Gare routière to Merzig, Bahnhof
  2. Take the train from Merzig(Saar) to Scheidt(Saar)
  3. Fly from Saarbrucken (SCN) to Hamburg (HAM) SCN - HAM
  4. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Uelzen
  5. Take the train from Uelzen to Gifhorn Stadt

€168 - €428

Fly Luxembourg to Hamburg, train  •  6h 33m

  1. Fly from Luxembourg (LUX) to Hamburg (HAM) LUX - HAM
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Uelzen
  3. Take the train from Uelzen to Gifhorn Stadt

€62 - €293

Luxembourg to Gifhorn by train

The train journey time between Luxembourg and Gifhorn is around 9h 37m and covers a distance of around 606 km. The fastest train normally takes 8h 10m. Operated by Luxembourg Railways (CFL), Deutsche Bahn Intercity, Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express and others, the Luxembourg to Gifhorn train service departs from Luxembourg and arrives in Gifhorn Stadt. Typically 73 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
9h 37m
Fastest train time:
8h 10m
Train distance:
606 km
Trains per week:
73
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
31 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
05:06
Last train departs at:
23:32

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Luxembourg to Gifhorn train schedules

Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated

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Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.
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International entry into Germany from Luxembourg

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Luxembourg
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Germany, as well as residents from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Albania, Andorra, Australia, China, Hong Kong, Israel, Japan, Lebanon, Macau, Monaco, New Zealand, North Macedonia, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, United Kingdom, 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
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
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
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This also applies to arrivals from the following regions:
Greece: South Aegean

This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Cyprus, Portugal and United Kingdom
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
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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

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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Germany 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
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Gifhorn is 116 117.

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

The social distance requirement in Gifhorn 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: 21 Jul 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Luxembourg to Gifhorn is to drive which costs €60 - €90 and takes 5h 20m.

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The fastest way to get from Luxembourg to Gifhorn is to drive. Taking this option will cost €60 - €90 and takes 5h 20m.

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No, there is no direct train from Luxembourg to Gifhorn. However, there are services departing from Luxembourg and arriving at Gifhorn Stadt via Koblenz Hbf, Wuppertal Hbf, Hannover Hbf and Gifhorn. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 1m.

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The distance between Luxembourg and Gifhorn is 444 km. The road distance is 567 km.

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The best way to get from Luxembourg to Gifhorn without a car is to train via Koblenz which takes 9h 1m and costs .

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It takes approximately 9h 1m to get from Luxembourg to Gifhorn, including transfers.

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Luxembourg to Gifhorn train services, operated by Luxembourg Railways (CFL), depart from Luxembourg station.

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There is no direct flight from Luxembourg Airport to Hannover Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 30m and has one stopover.

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Luxembourg to Gifhorn train services, operated by metronom, arrive at Gifhorn station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Luxembourg to Gifhorn is 567 km. It takes approximately 5h 20m to drive from Luxembourg to Gifhorn.

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  • Distance: 443.8 km
  • Duration: 9h 1m

What companies run services between Luxembourg and Gifhorn, Germany?

You can take a train from Luxembourg to Gifhorn via Koblenz Hbf, Wuppertal Hbf, Hannover Hbf, and Gifhorn in around 9h 1m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Hannover via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€95 - €480
Flights from Luxembourg to Hannover via Hamburg, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€150 - €410
Flights from Luxembourg to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€75 - €400
Flights from Frankfurt to Hannover
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €340
Flights from Saarbrucken to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€95 - €180
Flights from Luxembourg to Berlin Brandenburg Apt
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€110 - €440
Flights from Luxembourg to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€160 - €600
Flights from Luxembourg to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€140 - €270
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Luxembourg to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€75 - €400
Flights from Saarbrucken to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€95 - €180
Flights from Luxembourg to Berlin Brandenburg Apt
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€110 - €440
Flights from Luxembourg to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€140 - €270
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Hannover via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €340
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Hannover via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€110 - €310
Flights from Luxembourg to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€190 - €420
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Hannover via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€130 - €370
DAT Danish Air Transport
Website
dat.dk
Flights from Saarbrucken to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€65 - €460
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Berlin Brandenburg Apt
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€12 - €120
Train operators
Luxembourg Railways (CFL)
Phone
+352 24 89 24 89
Website
cfl.lu
Train from Luxembourg to Koblenz Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 24m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€3
Website
Luxembourg Railways (CFL)
Train from Luxembourg to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 33m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€3
Website
Luxembourg Railways (CFL)
Train from Luxembourg to Koeln Messe/Deutz
Ave. Duration
3h 27m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€3
Website
Luxembourg Railways (CFL)
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 Wuppertal Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€45 - €65
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Wuppertal Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 34m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€60 - €85
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Koeln Hbf to Braunschweig Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€70 - €110
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Koblenz Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€40 - €65
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Uelzen
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€40 - €60
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Berlin Hbf to Wolfsburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€50 - €75
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 Wuppertal Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€30 - €45
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Wuppertal Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€45 - €70
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Koeln Hbf to Braunschweig Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 57m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€65 - €90
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Braunschweig Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 49m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€65 - €95
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Koblenz Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€28 - €40
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Uelzen
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€23 - €35
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Berlin Hbf to Wolfsburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€35 - €55
Website
Deutsche Bahn
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 Wuppertal Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€40 - €75
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Koblenz Hbf to Wuppertal Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€18 - €25
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
metronom
Phone
+49 581 97164164
Email
presse@der-metronom.de
Website
der-metronom.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Gifhorn
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
metronom
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Uelzen
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
metronom
National Express
Phone
0221 13 999 444
Website
nationalexpress.de
Train from Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 to Porta Westfalica
Ave. Duration
3h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€50 - €70
Website
National Express Rail
WestfalenBahn GmbH
Phone
+49 521 55777755
Email
info@westfalenbahn.de
Website
westfalenbahn.de
Train from Porta Westfalica to Braunschweig Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
WestfalenBahn GmbH
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
€19 - €27
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Merzig(Saar) to Scheidt(Saar)
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€8 - €12
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
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Uelzen
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€15 - €22
Website
HVV
Train from Uelzen to Gifhorn Stadt
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€12 - €17
Website
HVV
Erixx
Phone
05191/ 96944-250
Website
erixx.de
Train from Uelzen to Gifhorn Stadt
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Erixx
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 Düsseldorf central bus station
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€16 - €20
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Düsseldorf central bus station to Hanover central bus station
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€16 - €20
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Autokar Polska
Phone
48/796 473 308
Email
biuro@autokarpolska.com.pl
Website
autokarpolska.com.pl
Bus from Dusseldorf Hbf to Hanover ZOB
Ave. Duration
4h 41m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€35 - €55
Schedules at
autokarpolska.com.pl
RGTR
Phone
+352 2465 2465
Email
service@verkeiersverbond.lu
Website
mobiliteit.lu
Bus from Kirchberg, Europe Gare routière to Merzig, Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€0
Website
Mobiliteit

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